The table below looks at the statistics for Section 508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Section 508 over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Section 508 Amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Rank - 325 -
Permanent jobs citing Section 508 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.050% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Section 508
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1105 1248 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.74% 10.50% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 917 1120 1221
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,839 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Section 508
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Section 508 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Section 508 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Section 508
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Section 508 across the City of London region.

Section 508 Salary Trend in the City of London

Section 508
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Section 508 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Section 508.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Ada
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) WATIR
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008

Section 508
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Section 508 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Section 508. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) WATIR
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Ada
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft