The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - - 201
Permanent jobs citing WAI 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.062%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.27% +2.85%
WAI
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
466 454 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.32% 8.34% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 394 376 386
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAI across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WAI
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAI across the West Midlands region.

WAI Salary Trend in the West Midlands