Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 370 339 377
Rank change year-on-year -31 +38 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAI 4 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.030% 0.13% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.24% 1.05% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 1
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +36.36% -26.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £43,650 £38,750 £28,750
England median annual salary £48,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +38.57% -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 the North West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1655 1517 1706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 12.58% 12.17% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1188 1170 1374
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +6.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,075 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

WAI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing WAI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for WAI in the North West

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Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for WAI in the North West

WAI
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Manchester -27 3 £37,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £45,500 -
WAI
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 North West region with a requirement for WAI.

1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Stress Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3

WAI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) git-flow
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) Stress Testing
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft