Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1117 1118 1248
Rank change year-on-year +1 +130 -44
Permanent jobs citing WAI 34 94 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.052% 0.015%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.40% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32 90 28
England median annual salary £47,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.29% -6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,500 £26,600
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +30.00% -6.67% +4.17%

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 21545 23325 26571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.76% 13.00% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16182 18575 21198
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% +7.61% +2.22%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +13 18 £52,500 +5.00% 1
South West -13 7 £32,500 -7.14%
North of England -13 5 £37,500 -
North West -14 5 £37,500 -
South East +34 4 £49,250 +23.13%
WAI
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing WAI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for WAI.

1 31 (91.18%) HTML
1 31 (91.18%) JavaScript
1 31 (91.18%) CSS
2 25 (73.53%) HTML5
3 22 (64.71%) W3C
4 20 (58.82%) Web Development
5 17 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 16 (47.06%) Web Services
6 16 (47.06%) XML
6 16 (47.06%) SQL
7 15 (44.12%) PHP
7 15 (44.12%) Sass
7 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
7 15 (44.12%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (41.18%) Finance
9 13 (38.24%) SOAP
9 13 (38.24%) Drupal
9 13 (38.24%) GitHub
9 13 (38.24%) REST
10 12 (35.29%) Node.js
10 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (35.29%) JSON
10 12 (35.29%) Banking
10 12 (35.29%) Karma Test Runner
10 12 (35.29%) Front End Development
10 12 (35.29%) AWS Lambda
10 12 (35.29%) Serverless
11 11 (32.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 11 (32.35%) .NET
11 11 (32.35%) CSS3

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 13 (38.24%) Drupal
2 9 (26.47%) CMS
3 7 (20.59%) EPiServer
3 7 (20.59%) Kentico
3 7 (20.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (20.59%) Sitefinity
4 3 (8.82%) WordPress
5 2 (5.88%) Magnolia
6 1 (2.94%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Fireworks
1 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (38.24%) GitHub
3 12 (35.29%) AWS Lambda
3 12 (35.29%) Serverless
4 10 (29.41%) Amazon S3
4 10 (29.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 10 (29.41%) CloudFront
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (14.71%) MySQL
3 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
2 12 (35.29%) Karma Test Runner
3 10 (29.41%) Protractor
4 8 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (11.76%) Grunt
5 4 (11.76%) gulp
6 2 (5.88%) Axure RP
6 2 (5.88%) Jasmine
6 2 (5.88%) Mocha
6 2 (5.88%) PostCSS
6 2 (5.88%) ProtoShare
6 2 (5.88%) webpack
7 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.94%) Codeception
7 1 (2.94%) git-flow
7 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.94%) QUnit
7 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Marketing
4 5 (14.71%) Publishing
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Senior Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Web Developer
4 10 (29.41%) Angular Developer
4 10 (29.41%) HTML Developer
4 10 (29.41%) Senior Web Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (20.59%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
7 4 (11.76%) PHP Developer
7 4 (11.76%) UI Developer
8 3 (8.82%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 3 (8.82%) User Researcher
9 2 (5.88%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) CSS
1 31 (91.18%) HTML
2 25 (73.53%) HTML5
3 17 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 16 (47.06%) Web Services
4 16 (47.06%) XML
5 15 (44.12%) Sass
6 13 (38.24%) REST
6 13 (38.24%) SOAP
7 12 (35.29%) JSON
7 12 (35.29%) Node.js
8 11 (32.35%) .NET
8 11 (32.35%) CSS3
8 11 (32.35%) jQuery
9 9 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (20.59%) XHTML
11 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
11 4 (11.76%) LESS
11 4 (11.76%) React
11 4 (11.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (64.71%) W3C
2 5 (14.71%) User Experience
3 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (11.76%) N-Tier
4 3 (8.82%) Web 2.0
5 2 (5.88%) Social Media
6 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
1 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Web Development
2 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Front End Development
3 11 (32.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 11 (32.35%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (29.41%) Workflow
5 8 (23.53%) Wireframes
6 7 (20.59%) Content Management
7 5 (14.71%) MVC
7 5 (14.71%) SEO
8 4 (11.76%) Creative Thinking
8 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
8 4 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (11.76%) OO
8 4 (11.76%) OOP
8 4 (11.76%) Scrum
8 4 (11.76%) Stress Testing
8 4 (11.76%) UML
8 4 (11.76%) Use Case
9 3 (8.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 15 (44.12%) PHP
4 4 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) ES6
6 1 (2.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) AAT
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) WCAG
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Sitecore
1 7 (20.59%) Telerik
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Avid
3 2 (5.88%) hybris