Period
to 13 June 2021

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 13 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
UK > England
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 857 834 1000
Rank change year-on-year -23 +166 +152
Permanent jobs citing WAI 28 1 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.001% 0.057%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.24% 0.010% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 75
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% -12.50% -
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -12.50% -

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 11,536 10,056 19,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.96% 13.06% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7,776 7,846 14,339
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £84,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

WAI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for WAI in England

WAI
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WAI in England.

Salary trend 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 13 June 2021. 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 - 11 - - 3
North West - 10 £50,000 -
North of England - 10 £50,000 -
South West - 4 £50,000 - 1
South East -4 3 £41,000 -21.90%
WAI
UK

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, 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 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 24 (85.71%) AWS
3 21 (75.00%) User Experience
4 19 (67.86%) HTML
4 19 (67.86%) CSS
5 18 (64.29%) Social Skills
5 18 (64.29%) Accessibility
6 17 (60.71%) Sass
6 17 (60.71%) Web Services
6 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
7 16 (57.14%) NHS
7 16 (57.14%) DevOps
7 16 (57.14%) Azure
7 16 (57.14%) Greenfield Project
8 15 (53.57%) E-Commerce
9 14 (50.00%) CMS
9 14 (50.00%) Front End Development
10 13 (46.43%) Data Privacy
10 13 (46.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (46.43%) SEO
11 12 (42.86%) Project Management
11 12 (42.86%) Windows
11 12 (42.86%) IIS
11 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
11 12 (42.86%) C#
11 12 (42.86%) .NET
11 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
11 12 (42.86%) MVC
11 12 (42.86%) .NET Framework
11 12 (42.86%) WordPress

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 14 (50.00%) CMS
2 12 (42.86%) EPiServer
2 12 (42.86%) IIS
2 12 (42.86%) Kentico
2 12 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 12 (42.86%) Umbraco
2 12 (42.86%) WordPress
3 8 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (14.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (14.29%) Fireworks
2 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (14.29%) Sketch
3 2 (7.14%) Figma
3 2 (7.14%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 12 (42.86%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 24 (85.71%) AWS
2 16 (57.14%) Azure
3 12 (42.86%) SaaS
4 4 (14.29%) GCP
4 4 (14.29%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Intranet
2 2 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
2 12 (42.86%) Bitbucket
3 5 (17.86%) gulp
4 4 (14.29%) Grunt
4 4 (14.29%) Jasmine
4 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 4 (14.29%) Vagrant
5 2 (7.14%) Cypress.io
5 2 (7.14%) git-flow
5 2 (7.14%) Mocha
5 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 2 (7.14%) Storybook
General
1 18 (64.29%) Social Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Local Government
2 4 (14.29%) Public Sector
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 16 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 15 (53.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 14 (50.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 12 (42.86%) Umbraco Developer
6 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Designer
7 2 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Drupal Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (7.14%) UX Designer
8 1 (3.57%) Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) CSS
1 19 (67.86%) HTML
2 17 (60.71%) Sass
2 17 (60.71%) Web Services
3 13 (46.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (42.86%) .NET
4 12 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 12 (42.86%) Entity Framework
4 12 (42.86%) React
5 11 (39.29%) GraphQL
6 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
7 4 (14.29%) Compass CSS Framework
7 4 (14.29%) JSON
7 4 (14.29%) LAMP
7 4 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (14.29%) Node.js
7 4 (14.29%) REST
7 4 (14.29%) SOAP
7 4 (14.29%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (75.00%) User Experience
2 16 (57.14%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (57.14%) NHS
3 12 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (7.14%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
1 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) DevOps
2 15 (53.57%) E-Commerce
3 14 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 13 (46.43%) Data Privacy
4 13 (46.43%) SEO
5 12 (42.86%) MVC
5 12 (42.86%) Project Management
5 12 (42.86%) Requirements Gathering
6 7 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 7 (25.00%) Decision-Making
6 7 (25.00%) Kanban
6 7 (25.00%) Machine Learning
6 7 (25.00%) Personalization
6 7 (25.00%) Product Roadmap
6 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (21.43%) SDLC
8 4 (14.29%) Content Management
8 4 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 12 (42.86%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
5 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 4 (14.29%) Perl
5 4 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (64.29%) Accessibility
2 7 (25.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Sitecore
2 6 (21.43%) Adobe
3 4 (14.29%) Google