The table below looks at the statistics for Section 508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Section 508 over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Section 508 Amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Rank 877 - 846
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Section 508 4 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% - 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.036% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 12
Average salary £41,500 - £48,750
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 - -
Section 508
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11136 11623 10278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.74% 10.69% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9016 9063 8151
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Section 508
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Section 508 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Section 508 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Section 508
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Section 508 across the England region.

Section 508 Salary Trend in England

Section 508
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Section 508 within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 2 £40,000 -
South East - 2 £43,500 -
Section 508
UK

Section 508
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Section 508 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 Section 508.

1 11 (84.62%) E-Learning
1 11 (84.62%) WCAG
2 10 (76.92%) Dreamweaver
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) Photoshop
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) Adobe
3 9 (69.23%) W3C
4 8 (61.54%) XML
4 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
4 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 8 (61.54%) Flash
4 8 (61.54%) .NET
4 8 (61.54%) Graphic Design
4 8 (61.54%) Adobe Captivate
4 8 (61.54%) Web Development
4 8 (61.54%) SCORM
4 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 8 (61.54%) HTML5
5 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
5 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
5 6 (46.15%) Android Studio
5 6 (46.15%) Mobile Development
5 6 (46.15%) Apple Swift
5 6 (46.15%) Xcode
5 6 (46.15%) Objective-C
5 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
5 6 (46.15%) Content Management
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Mobile

Section 508
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Section 508 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 Section 508. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) CMS
1 5 (38.46%) Moodle
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Photoshop
2 8 (61.54%) Adobe Captivate
3 5 (38.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (15.38%) MS Office
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
2 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
3 6 (46.15%) Xcode
3 6 (46.15%) Android Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) E-Learning Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Lead Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Usability Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
2 8 (61.54%) Flash
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
2 8 (61.54%) HTML5
3 4 (30.77%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
4 2 (15.38%) CSS3
4 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (7.69%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) E-Learning
2 9 (69.23%) W3C
3 8 (61.54%) SCORM
3 8 (61.54%) Graphic Design
4 6 (46.15%) Client/Server
4 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
5 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) Learning Management System
6 2 (15.38%) Social Media
6 2 (15.38%) Web 2.0
6 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Mobile
1 6 (46.15%) Android
1 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Web Development
2 6 (46.15%) Content Management
2 6 (46.15%) Workflow
2 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
2 6 (46.15%) Mobile Development
3 5 (38.46%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) Web Accessibility
4 3 (23.08%) Logistics
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) SEO
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Objective-C
2 6 (46.15%) Apple Swift
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Adobe
2 5 (38.46%) SumTotal
2 5 (38.46%) Saba
3 3 (23.08%) Callidus
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Google