The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG 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 WCAG over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 292 316 319
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 16 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.034% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.43% 0.33% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 16
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,750 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,250 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +6.66%
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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
1115 1205 1353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.83% 10.20% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1080 1220
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WCAG Salary Trend in the City of London

WCAG
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCAG across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

WCAG Salary Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WCAG 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 WCAG.

1 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (95.24%) CSS
3 19 (90.48%) HTML5
4 18 (85.71%) W3C
4 18 (85.71%) SEO
4 18 (85.71%) CMS
5 17 (80.95%) jQuery
6 16 (76.19%) XHTML
7 14 (66.67%) Photoshop
7 14 (66.67%) Interwoven
7 14 (66.67%) TeamSite
7 14 (66.67%) Content Management
7 14 (66.67%) Web Analytics
7 14 (66.67%) CSS3
7 14 (66.67%) Facebook
7 14 (66.67%) LESS
7 14 (66.67%) Analytics
8 13 (61.90%) Marketing
8 13 (61.90%) Open Source
9 6 (28.57%) C#
9 6 (28.57%) .NET
9 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
10 5 (23.81%) Oracle
10 5 (23.81%) FatWire
10 5 (23.81%) WebCenter
11 4 (19.05%) SQL
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
11 4 (19.05%) Web Services

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WCAG 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 WCAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (85.71%) CMS
2 14 (66.67%) TeamSite
3 4 (19.05%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
3 2 (9.52%) Fireworks
3 2 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
1 4 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (9.52%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (61.90%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Law
2 4 (19.05%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Publishing
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) Web Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Lead Developer
5 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Lead Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) CSS Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (95.24%) CSS
3 19 (90.48%) HTML5
4 17 (80.95%) jQuery
5 16 (76.19%) XHTML
6 14 (66.67%) CSS3
6 14 (66.67%) LESS
7 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 5 (23.81%) WebCenter
9 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
9 4 (19.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (19.05%) Web Services
9 4 (19.05%) XML
10 2 (9.52%) Flash
10 2 (9.52%) Ajax
10 2 (9.52%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) W3C
2 13 (61.90%) Open Source
3 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) SEO
2 14 (66.67%) Content Management
2 14 (66.67%) Web Analytics
2 14 (66.67%) Analytics
3 4 (19.05%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (19.05%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.52%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Interwoven
1 14 (66.67%) Facebook
2 5 (23.81%) FatWire
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
City, London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
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