Period
to 30 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
England > London
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 668 - 724
Rank change year-on-year - +724 +114
Permanent jobs citing WAI 17 0 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.038% - 0.074%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 41
10th Percentile " " £62,500
25th Percentile £52,500 " £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 - £70,000
75th Percentile £57,500 " £82,500
90th Percentile " " £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 - £65,000

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 6,464 3,471 7,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.26% 12.19% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4,035 2,694 5,925
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,575 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £82,750 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £98,450 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,700 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.42% +7.40% -

WAI
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for WAI in London

WAI
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WAI in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 London region with a requirement for WAI.

1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 13 (76.47%) TypeScript
2 13 (76.47%) User Experience
3 11 (64.71%) AWS
3 11 (64.71%) React
3 11 (64.71%) GraphQL
4 10 (58.82%) gulp
4 10 (58.82%) Social Skills
4 10 (58.82%) Accessibility
4 10 (58.82%) Node.js
4 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
4 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
4 10 (58.82%) Grunt
4 10 (58.82%) OOP
4 10 (58.82%) Python
4 10 (58.82%) CSS
4 10 (58.82%) HTML
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) Google
5 9 (52.94%) Full Stack Development
6 8 (47.06%) Front End Development
6 8 (47.06%) Jasmine
6 8 (47.06%) Mocha
7 7 (41.18%) Machine Learning
7 7 (41.18%) Kanban
7 7 (41.18%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
7 7 (41.18%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
7 7 (41.18%) RDBMS

WAI
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (41.18%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (23.53%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (23.53%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (23.53%) Fireworks
1 4 (23.53%) Photoshop
1 4 (23.53%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) AWS
2 6 (35.29%) GitHub
3 4 (23.53%) Azure
3 4 (23.53%) GCP
3 4 (23.53%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Intranet
2 2 (11.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
1 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
1 10 (58.82%) Grunt
1 10 (58.82%) gulp
2 8 (47.06%) Jasmine
2 8 (47.06%) Mocha
3 6 (35.29%) Cypress.io
3 6 (35.29%) GitLab
3 6 (35.29%) webpack
4 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 4 (23.53%) Vagrant
5 2 (11.76%) git-flow
5 2 (11.76%) Storybook
General
1 10 (58.82%) Social Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Local Government
3 4 (23.53%) Public Sector
4 2 (11.76%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Angular Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Drupal Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) GraphQL
1 11 (64.71%) React
2 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) Node.js
3 6 (35.29%) Chai
3 6 (35.29%) HATEOAS
3 6 (35.29%) Material Design
4 4 (23.53%) Compass CSS Framework
4 4 (23.53%) Django
4 4 (23.53%) JSON
4 4 (23.53%) LAMP
4 4 (23.53%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (23.53%) REST
4 4 (23.53%) Sass
4 4 (23.53%) SOAP
4 4 (23.53%) Symfony
4 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 4 (23.53%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) User Experience
2 4 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (23.53%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (23.53%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (58.82%) OOP
2 9 (52.94%) Full Stack Development
3 8 (47.06%) Front End Development
4 7 (41.18%) Artificial Intelligence
4 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
4 7 (41.18%) Decision-Making
4 7 (41.18%) Kanban
4 7 (41.18%) Machine Learning
4 7 (41.18%) Personalization
4 7 (41.18%) Product Roadmap
4 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) BDD
5 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (35.29%) Open Source
5 6 (35.29%) Progressive Web App
5 6 (35.29%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) Web Accessibility
5 6 (35.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 13 (76.47%) TypeScript
3 10 (58.82%) Python
4 6 (35.29%) Go
5 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
5 4 (23.53%) Perl
5 4 (23.53%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) Accessibility
2 4 (23.53%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Google
2 4 (23.53%) Adobe