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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Section 508 Amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Rank - 338 323
Permanent jobs citing Section 508 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.008% 0.067%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.074% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 - -
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
1143 1349 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.00% 10.92% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 943 1132 995
Average salary £58,000 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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