Period
to 15 June 2019

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 15 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 996 1133 1130
Rank change year-on-year +137 -3 +84
Permanent jobs citing WAI 76 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.057% 0.011% 0.022%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.41% 0.086% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 75 17 35
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +36.36% +10.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £38,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,250 £54,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +36.36% +10.00%

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 18,736 20,892 19,629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.09% 13.01% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13,678 16,110 15,271
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -2.06%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £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 15 June 2019.

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 15 June 2019. 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 +114 34 £70,000 +13.36%
South East +65 34 £53,750 +19.44%
East of England +79 6 £50,000 +17.65%
West Midlands - 2 £50,614 -
Midlands - 2 £50,614 -
WAI
UK

For the 6 months to 15 June 2019, 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 74 (97.37%) JavaScript
2 73 (96.05%) AngularJS
3 70 (92.11%) HTML
3 70 (92.11%) CSS
4 43 (56.58%) jQuery
5 41 (53.95%) .NET
6 40 (52.63%) SQL Server
6 40 (52.63%) C#
6 40 (52.63%) ASP.NET
7 39 (51.32%) Windows
7 39 (51.32%) IIS
7 39 (51.32%) Microsoft
7 39 (51.32%) Umbraco
7 39 (51.32%) Unit Testing
7 39 (51.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 39 (51.32%) User Experience
7 39 (51.32%) Windows Server
7 39 (51.32%) Server Management
8 37 (48.68%) ASP.NET Core
9 34 (44.74%) Analytics
9 34 (44.74%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (44.74%) React
9 34 (44.74%) Responsive Web Design
10 33 (43.42%) Equity Research
11 31 (40.79%) OWASP
12 30 (39.47%) Java
12 30 (39.47%) Scrum
12 30 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (39.47%) TDD
12 30 (39.47%) Pair Programming

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 39 (51.32%) IIS
1 39 (51.32%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 30 (39.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) GitHub
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) DVB
1 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (39.47%) Git (software)
1 30 (39.47%) Grunt
1 30 (39.47%) gulp
1 30 (39.47%) Jasmine
1 30 (39.47%) Karma Test Runner
1 30 (39.47%) Mocha
1 30 (39.47%) PostCSS
2 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 75 (98.68%) Developer
2 31 (40.79%) Senior Developer
3 30 (39.47%) C# Developer
4 18 (23.68%) Java Developer
4 18 (23.68%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (15.79%) Fidessa Developer
5 12 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (15.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 8 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.21%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (6.58%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.32%) Azure Developer
10 1 (1.32%) Azure DevOps
10 1 (1.32%) DevOps Developer
10 1 (1.32%) IT Security Manager
10 1 (1.32%) Junior .NET Developer
10 1 (1.32%) Junior DevOps
10 1 (1.32%) Junior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (96.05%) AngularJS
2 70 (92.11%) CSS
2 70 (92.11%) HTML
3 43 (56.58%) jQuery
4 41 (53.95%) .NET
5 40 (52.63%) ASP.NET
6 39 (51.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 37 (48.68%) ASP.NET Core
8 34 (44.74%) React
9 30 (39.47%) HTML5
9 30 (39.47%) LESS
9 30 (39.47%) Sass
9 30 (39.47%) Spring
10 19 (25.00%) .NET Core
11 18 (23.68%) Keycloak
11 18 (23.68%) Spring Security
12 5 (6.58%) Web Services
13 4 (5.26%) Express
13 4 (5.26%) Node.js
13 4 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (51.32%) User Experience
2 30 (39.47%) Robotics
3 21 (27.63%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (23.68%) Algorithms
4 18 (23.68%) Data Structures
4 18 (23.68%) Equities
5 6 (7.89%) W3C
6 4 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (5.26%) Web 2.0
7 3 (3.95%) Life Science
8 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) Windows
1 39 (51.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (51.32%) Server Management
1 39 (51.32%) Unit Testing
2 34 (44.74%) Analytics
2 34 (44.74%) Continuous Integration
2 34 (44.74%) Responsive Web Design
3 33 (43.42%) Equity Research
4 31 (40.79%) OWASP
5 30 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (39.47%) BDD
5 30 (39.47%) Continuous Improvement
5 30 (39.47%) Data Analytics
5 30 (39.47%) Mobile First
5 30 (39.47%) Open Source
5 30 (39.47%) Pair Programming
5 30 (39.47%) Progressive Enhancement
5 30 (39.47%) Scrum
5 30 (39.47%) TDD
6 28 (36.84%) Refactoring
7 27 (35.53%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (35.53%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 74 (97.37%) JavaScript
2 40 (52.63%) C#
3 30 (39.47%) Java
4 22 (28.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.32%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) ACF2
Vendors
1 39 (51.32%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.79%) Fidessa
3 1 (1.32%) OutSystems