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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Section 508 Amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Rank 930 933 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Section 508 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.006% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.026% 0.051% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £44,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,250 -
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -
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
11374 11694 12615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.76% 11.33% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9090 9232 9959
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 April 2016. 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
Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 - 2
Section 508
UK

Section 508
Top 24 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) CMMI
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (100.00%) eggPlant
1 3 (100.00%) QA Automation

Section 508
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) eggPlant
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) CMMI
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham
Venturi
Salary: £45.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago