Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for WAI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAI over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
UK > England
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1081 1159 1099
Rank change year-on-year +78 -60 +163
Permanent jobs citing WAI 23 27 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.016% 0.055%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.13% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 96
England median annual salary £55,000 £48,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.40% +38.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,300 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,375 £52,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £48,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.40% +38.57% -2.78%

WAI is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 20,219 21,307 22,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.64% 12.68% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15,204 16,159 17,986
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,328 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

WAI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing WAI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for WAI in England

WAI
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAI in England.

Salary trend for WAI in England

WAI
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAI in England over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for WAI in England

WAI
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the England region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +57 8 £55,000 +4.76% 1
South East +23 7 £55,000 +13.40% 1
West Midlands - 3 £25,500 -
East of England - 3 £37,500 -
Midlands - 3 £25,500 -
North of England +24 2 £30,250 -19.33%
Yorkshire - 2 £30,250 -
WAI
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing WAI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for WAI.

1 22 (95.65%) HTML
1 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
1 22 (95.65%) CSS
2 20 (86.96%) User Experience
3 19 (82.61%) jQuery
4 18 (78.26%) Front End Development
5 16 (69.57%) AngularJS
5 16 (69.57%) SQL
6 15 (65.22%) .NET
6 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
6 15 (65.22%) IIS
6 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
6 15 (65.22%) Windows
6 15 (65.22%) C#
6 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
6 15 (65.22%) MVC
6 15 (65.22%) Unit Testing
6 15 (65.22%) Umbraco
6 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
6 15 (65.22%) Server Management
7 13 (56.52%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (56.52%) SDLC
8 6 (26.09%) HTML5
9 5 (21.74%) CSS3
9 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
9 5 (21.74%) Web Development
9 5 (21.74%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 4 (17.39%) Sass
10 4 (17.39%) LESS

WAI
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (65.22%) IIS
1 15 (65.22%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.35%) InDesign
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Silverpop
2 2 (8.70%) npm
3 1 (4.35%) AdWords
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) gulp
3 2 (8.70%) Babel
3 2 (8.70%) webpack
4 1 (4.35%) Grunt
4 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (4.35%) Mocha
4 1 (4.35%) PostCSS
General
1 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) Full Stack Developer
3 13 (56.52%) Senior Developer
4 12 (52.17%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 6 (26.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (17.39%) Angular Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (8.70%) React Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior React Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Consultant
9 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Junior
9 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (4.35%) UI/UX Developer
9 1 (4.35%) UX Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Web UI Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Web UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) CSS
1 22 (95.65%) HTML
2 19 (82.61%) jQuery
3 16 (69.57%) AngularJS
4 15 (65.22%) .NET
4 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
4 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (26.09%) HTML5
6 5 (21.74%) CSS3
7 4 (17.39%) LESS
7 4 (17.39%) Sass
8 3 (13.04%) Ajax
8 3 (13.04%) Laravel
8 3 (13.04%) React
9 1 (4.35%) Keycloak
9 1 (4.35%) Spring
9 1 (4.35%) Spring Security
9 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (86.96%) User Experience
2 13 (56.52%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (13.04%) Web 2.0
4 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
1 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Front End Development
2 15 (65.22%) MVC
2 15 (65.22%) Server Management
2 15 (65.22%) Unit Testing
3 13 (56.52%) SDLC
4 5 (21.74%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 5 (21.74%) Web Development
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) SEO
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
6 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.70%) Web Design
7 1 (4.35%) Content Management
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile First
7 1 (4.35%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) Speech Recognition
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 16 (69.57%) SQL
3 15 (65.22%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) PHP
5 2 (8.70%) ES6
5 2 (8.70%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.35%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) WCAG
2 1 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Section 508
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Google