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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 866 900 968
Rank change year-on-year +34 +68  
Permanent jobs citing WAI 24 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.032% 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.25% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 7
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £37,900
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00%  

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 with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10726 12861 13958
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.03% 13.06% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8080 10275 10999
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

WAI
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

WAI
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WAI in the UK

WAI
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAI over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAI in the UK

WAI
Top 12 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +37 24 £44,000 +17.33% 2
London +44 15 £44,000 -7.36% 1
South East +41 4 £49,250 +40.71%
Manchester -37 4 £37,500 - 1
North West -43 4 £37,500 - 1
Berkshire +25 2 £48,500 +38.57%
Reading +23 2 £48,500 +38.57%
Hove - 2 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Devon - 1 £27,500 -
South West - 1 £27,500 -
Exeter - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 with a requirement for WAI.

1 19 (59.38%) HTML
1 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
1 19 (59.38%) CSS
1 19 (59.38%) User Experience
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (43.75%) Publishing
4 12 (37.50%) Web 2.0
5 10 (31.25%) HTML5
5 10 (31.25%) Marketing
6 9 (28.13%) Web Services
7 8 (25.00%) XML
7 8 (25.00%) Windows
7 8 (25.00%) UML
7 8 (25.00%) OOP
7 8 (25.00%) OO
7 8 (25.00%) C#
7 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (25.00%) SQL
7 8 (25.00%) .NET
7 8 (25.00%) MySQL
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.00%) N-Tier
7 8 (25.00%) HTTP
7 8 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 8 (25.00%) Use Case
7 8 (25.00%) Stress Testing
7 8 (25.00%) RESTful
7 8 (25.00%) CSS3

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 4 (12.50%) WordPress
2 3 (9.38%) CMS
3 2 (6.25%) Magnolia
4 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) MySQL
1 8 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Grunt
2 3 (9.38%) gulp
3 2 (6.25%) Axure RP
3 2 (6.25%) Jasmine
3 2 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (6.25%) Mocha
3 2 (6.25%) PostCSS
3 2 (6.25%) ProtoShare
4 1 (3.13%) Capybara
4 1 (3.13%) CasperJS
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) Protractor
4 1 (3.13%) RSpec
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) webpack
General
1 14 (43.75%) Publishing
2 10 (31.25%) Marketing
3 4 (12.50%) Finance
4 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) User Researcher
3 8 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) UI Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Digital Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Mobile Developer
6 2 (6.25%) UI/UX Developer
6 2 (6.25%) UX Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Designer
7 1 (3.13%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) CSS
1 19 (59.38%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) HTML5
3 9 (28.13%) Web Services
4 8 (25.00%) .NET
4 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (25.00%) CSS3
4 8 (25.00%) RESTful
4 8 (25.00%) XML
5 7 (21.88%) jQuery
6 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 4 (12.50%) LESS
6 4 (12.50%) Sass
7 3 (9.38%) React
7 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.25%) Ajax
8 2 (6.25%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (3.13%) Handlebars
9 1 (3.13%) Node.js
9 1 (3.13%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) User Experience
2 12 (37.50%) Web 2.0
3 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 6 (18.75%) W3C
5 4 (12.50%) Semantic Web
6 2 (6.25%) Social Media
7 1 (3.13%) Animation
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
1 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (25.00%) OO
2 8 (25.00%) OOP
2 8 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 8 (25.00%) UML
2 8 (25.00%) Use Case
3 4 (12.50%) BDD
3 4 (12.50%) TDD
3 4 (12.50%) Web Design
3 4 (12.50%) Web Development
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile First
5 2 (6.25%) Investment Management
5 2 (6.25%) Kanban
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.25%) Open Source
5 2 (6.25%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.00%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Adobe
3 2 (6.25%) Avid
4 1 (3.13%) hybris
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