The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 183 207 212
Rank change year-on-year +24 +5  
Permanent jobs citing WAI 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.028% 0.045% 0.040%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% 0.39% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 387 510 734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 10.86% 11.58% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 333 407 529
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,000 £27,388
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

WAI
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

WAI
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WAI in West Yorkshire

WAI
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Leeds +12 1 £32,500 +8.33%
WAI
Yorkshire

WAI
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WAI.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) WCAG
2 1 (50.00%) Animation
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) Animation
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe