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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 297 340 328
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -12
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 12 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.040% 0.033%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.07% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 4
Average salary £42,000 £26,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.00% -43.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £34,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
- +20.37%
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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
1124 1430 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.99% 11.35% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1202 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 £35,350 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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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

WCAG
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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015, 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 23 (95.83%) HTML
1 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
1 23 (95.83%) CSS
2 20 (83.33%) Photoshop
3 19 (79.17%) W3C
4 18 (75.00%) jQuery
4 18 (75.00%) HTML5
4 18 (75.00%) CSS3
4 18 (75.00%) LESS
5 17 (70.83%) Facebook
5 17 (70.83%) Analytics
5 17 (70.83%) Open Source
5 17 (70.83%) SEO
5 17 (70.83%) CMS
5 17 (70.83%) Web Analytics
6 16 (66.67%) Content Management
6 16 (66.67%) Interwoven
6 16 (66.67%) TeamSite
7 14 (58.33%) Oracle
7 14 (58.33%) FatWire
7 14 (58.33%) WebCenter
8 12 (50.00%) XHTML
9 5 (20.83%) User Experience
9 5 (20.83%) Marketing
9 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (16.67%) Web Development
10 4 (16.67%) Degree
10 4 (16.67%) Interactive Media
10 4 (16.67%) Internet

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 17 (70.83%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Drupal
2 1 (4.17%) Moodle
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 20 (83.33%) Photoshop
2 4 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
1 1 (4.17%) PhantomJS
General
1 5 (20.83%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Designer
6 4 (16.67%) UI/UX Designer
6 4 (16.67%) UI Designer
7 3 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Creative Designer
8 1 (4.17%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) HTML
1 23 (95.83%) CSS
2 18 (75.00%) jQuery
2 18 (75.00%) HTML5
2 18 (75.00%) CSS3
2 18 (75.00%) LESS
3 14 (58.33%) WebCenter
4 12 (50.00%) XHTML
5 1 (4.17%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) W3C
2 5 (20.83%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Android
1 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) SEO
1 17 (70.83%) Web Analytics
1 17 (70.83%) Open Source
1 17 (70.83%) Analytics
2 16 (66.67%) Content Management
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Mobile First
4 4 (16.67%) Web Development
4 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) Coaching
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) WAI
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Facebook
2 16 (66.67%) Interwoven
3 14 (58.33%) FatWire
3 14 (58.33%) Oracle