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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Section 508 over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Section 508 Amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
UK / England
Rank 817 - 924
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Section 508 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.001% - 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.011% - 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £55,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 - £42,500

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
8791 11760 11063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.25% 12.32% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7024 9436 8684
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

Section 508
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Section 508 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Section 508 within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Section 508
UK

Section 508
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Section 508 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Section 508.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) eggPlant
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) CMMI
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT

Section 508
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) eggPlant
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) RequireJS
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) Animation
2 1 (33.33%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) CMMI
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) API Development
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle