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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 295 330 317
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -13
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 19 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.033% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.82% 0.31% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 14
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,750 £37,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £47,500 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
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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
1046 1301 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.41% 10.69% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 894 1160 1107
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £41,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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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

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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 24 October 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 24 October 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 25 (100.00%) HTML
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (96.00%) CSS
3 22 (88.00%) HTML5
4 18 (72.00%) SEO
5 17 (68.00%) jQuery
6 16 (64.00%) CMS
6 16 (64.00%) W3C
6 16 (64.00%) Photoshop
7 15 (60.00%) CSS3
8 14 (56.00%) XHTML
9 13 (52.00%) Marketing
10 12 (48.00%) Content Management
10 12 (48.00%) Open Source
10 12 (48.00%) Web Analytics
10 12 (48.00%) Interwoven
10 12 (48.00%) TeamSite
10 12 (48.00%) Facebook
10 12 (48.00%) LESS
10 12 (48.00%) Analytics
11 6 (24.00%) C#
11 6 (24.00%) .NET
11 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (24.00%) TDD
12 5 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (20.00%) Flash
13 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
13 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
13 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
13 4 (16.00%) MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 16 (64.00%) CMS
2 12 (48.00%) TeamSite
3 4 (16.00%) Umbraco
4 2 (8.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (12.00%) Fireworks
4 3 (12.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (8.00%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (16.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (8.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (8.00%) Grunt
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (52.00%) Marketing
2 4 (16.00%) Law
2 4 (16.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Lead Developer
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Designer
5 4 (16.00%) Lead Web Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Visual Designer
7 2 (8.00%) CSS Developer
7 2 (8.00%) HTML Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 24 (96.00%) CSS
3 22 (88.00%) HTML5
4 17 (68.00%) jQuery
5 15 (60.00%) CSS3
6 14 (56.00%) XHTML
7 12 (48.00%) LESS
8 6 (24.00%) .NET
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
9 5 (20.00%) Flash
10 4 (16.00%) Web Services
10 4 (16.00%) XML
10 4 (16.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
11 3 (12.00%) WebCenter
12 2 (8.00%) Ajax
12 2 (8.00%) Backbone.js
12 2 (8.00%) DOM
12 2 (8.00%) DHTML
12 2 (8.00%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) W3C
2 12 (48.00%) Open Source
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (16.00%) User Experience
3 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) SEO
2 12 (48.00%) Content Management
2 12 (48.00%) Web Analytics
2 12 (48.00%) Analytics
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
4 4 (16.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) Workflow
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Usability Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (4.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (24.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.00%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Interwoven
1 12 (48.00%) Facebook
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Adobe
3 3 (12.00%) FatWire
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle