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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Section 508 Amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Rank - 342 325
Permanent jobs citing Section 508 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.008% 0.050%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.069% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 - -
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 1441 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.03% 11.39% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1215 943
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,500 £77,500
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