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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Section 508 over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Section 508 Amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Section 508 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £31,250 -
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -
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
706 1248 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.56% 12.82% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 632 1012 1130
Median salary £57,500 £59,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.76% +8.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £77,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Section 508
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Section 508 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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