The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for WAI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 181 183
Rank change year-on-year -21 +2  
Permanent jobs citing WAI 3 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.077% 0.029% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.68% 0.24% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 10
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -9.67% +3.33%  

WAI is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 439 425 465
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 11.21% 12.47% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 360 365 385
Median salary £37,747 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.11% +18.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,150 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

WAI
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing WAI as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for WAI in Manchester

WAI
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for WAI in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WAI.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) MySQL
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
1 14 (100.00%) XML
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) UML
1 14 (100.00%) OOP
1 14 (100.00%) OO
1 14 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 14 (100.00%) HTTP
1 14 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Marketing
1 14 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 14 (100.00%) Use Case
1 14 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 14 (100.00%) RESTful
1 14 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 14 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server

WAI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) MySQL
1 14 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) RESTful
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
1 14 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 14 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 14 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 14 (100.00%) OO
1 14 (100.00%) OOP
1 14 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 14 (100.00%) UML
1 14 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft