Period
to 24 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 754 1012 1110
Rank change year-on-year +258 +98 +62
Permanent jobs citing WAI 14 20 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.016% 0.016%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 35
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -19.05% -
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +23.08%

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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 7,634 15,767 21,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.01% 12.54% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5,648 12,270 15,658
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

WAI
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for WAI in the UK

WAI
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WAI in the UK

WAI
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the UK over the 6 months to 24 January 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
England +257 14 £50,000 +17.65% 4
UK excluding London +227 14 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Work from Home - 14 £50,000 -
North West - 10 £50,000 -
North of England - 10 £50,000 -
South West +69 4 £50,000 +66.67%

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 with a requirement for WAI.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) IIS
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 14 (100.00%) NHS
1 14 (100.00%) Project Management
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
1 14 (100.00%) SEO
1 14 (100.00%) CMS
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 14 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 14 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 14 (100.00%) WordPress
1 14 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 14 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 14 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 14 (100.00%) Azure
1 14 (100.00%) AWS
1 14 (100.00%) SaaS
1 14 (100.00%) Kentico
1 14 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 14 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 14 (100.00%) Sass

WAI
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (100.00%) CMS
1 14 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 14 (100.00%) IIS
1 14 (100.00%) Kentico
1 14 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 14 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 14 (100.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 14 (100.00%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) AWS
1 14 (100.00%) Azure
1 14 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 14 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) Sass
1 14 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 14 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 14 (100.00%) NHS
1 14 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 14 (100.00%) DevOps
1 14 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 14 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
1 14 (100.00%) Project Management
1 14 (100.00%) Requirements Gathering
1 14 (100.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Sitecore