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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 299 334 333
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 11 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.032% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.90% 0.28% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year
- +35.92%
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
1218 1444 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.49% 11.50% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1042 1220 1001
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WCAG
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) jQuery
2 13 (92.86%) HTML5
3 12 (85.71%) W3C
3 12 (85.71%) SEO
3 12 (85.71%) CMS
4 11 (78.57%) FatWire
4 11 (78.57%) Content Management
4 11 (78.57%) Interwoven
4 11 (78.57%) TeamSite
4 11 (78.57%) Oracle
4 11 (78.57%) Photoshop
4 11 (78.57%) WebCenter
4 11 (78.57%) CSS3
4 11 (78.57%) LESS
5 10 (71.43%) Facebook
5 10 (71.43%) Analytics
5 10 (71.43%) Open Source
5 10 (71.43%) Web Analytics
6 5 (35.71%) XHTML
7 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
7 3 (21.43%) WAI
7 3 (21.43%) OO
7 3 (21.43%) Subversion
7 3 (21.43%) Node.js
7 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
7 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (85.71%) CMS
2 11 (78.57%) TeamSite
3 3 (21.43%) Node.js
4 1 (7.14%) Drupal
4 1 (7.14%) Moodle
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (7.14%) PhantomJS
3 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Web Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) jQuery
2 13 (92.86%) HTML5
3 11 (78.57%) CSS3
3 11 (78.57%) WebCenter
3 11 (78.57%) LESS
4 5 (35.71%) XHTML
5 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
5 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) Ember.js
6 2 (14.29%) DOM
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) W3C
2 10 (71.43%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) SEO
2 11 (78.57%) Content Management
3 10 (71.43%) Web Analytics
3 10 (71.43%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) WAI
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
1 11 (78.57%) Interwoven
1 11 (78.57%) FatWire
2 10 (71.43%) Facebook