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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 255 296 345
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +49
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 7 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.13% 0.056%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.03% 1.09% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 3
Median salary £65,000 £42,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% +61.53%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
WCAG
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
681 1283 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.89% 12.19% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 621 1057 1261
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,274 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.44% +4.38%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing WCAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Subversion
2 12 (63.16%) HTML
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) CSS
3 11 (57.89%) User Experience
4 8 (42.11%) Content Management
4 8 (42.11%) Web Development
4 8 (42.11%) CMS
4 8 (42.11%) jQuery
4 8 (42.11%) HTML5
5 7 (36.84%) Web Accessibility
5 7 (36.84%) ExpressionEngine
5 7 (36.84%) Node.js
5 7 (36.84%) Open Source
5 7 (36.84%) WordPress
5 7 (36.84%) JIRA
5 7 (36.84%) Joomla!
5 7 (36.84%) Zend
5 7 (36.84%) CakePHP
5 7 (36.84%) Drupal
5 7 (36.84%) PHP
5 7 (36.84%) XHTML
5 7 (36.84%) Digital Content Management
5 7 (36.84%) GitHub
5 7 (36.84%) Grunt
6 6 (31.58%) W3C
7 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
7 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
7 5 (26.32%) Workflow Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) CMS
2 7 (36.84%) Drupal
2 7 (36.84%) ExpressionEngine
2 7 (36.84%) Joomla!
2 7 (36.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (21.05%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Subversion
2 7 (36.84%) Grunt
2 7 (36.84%) JIRA
3 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium
4 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
4 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Interactive Media
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Development Manager
2 7 (36.84%) Digital Development Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Leader
4 4 (21.05%) Designer
4 4 (21.05%) UI Designer
4 4 (21.05%) UI/UX Designer
4 4 (21.05%) UX Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) CSS
1 12 (63.16%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) HTML5
2 8 (42.11%) jQuery
3 7 (36.84%) CakePHP
3 7 (36.84%) Node.js
3 7 (36.84%) XHTML
4 2 (10.53%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) User Experience
2 6 (31.58%) W3C
3 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Android
1 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Content Management
2 8 (42.11%) Web Development
3 7 (36.84%) Digital Content Management
3 7 (36.84%) Open Source
3 7 (36.84%) Web Accessibility
4 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
4 5 (26.32%) Resource Management
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 5 (26.32%) Workflow Management
5 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
5 4 (21.05%) Wireframes
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 2 (10.53%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Zend
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Interwoven
2 1 (5.26%) Omniture