The first table below looks at the demand for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 820 821 761
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -60
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 58 32 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.031% 0.094%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.50% 0.31% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 52 30 90
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -33.15%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11687 10442 10753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.63% 10.25% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9173 8367 8898
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in England

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Salary Trend in England

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

WCAG Salary Trend in England

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Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCAG across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

WCAG Salary Histogram in England

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Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
South East -17 27 £32,500 +44.44% 3
London -15 23 £42,250 -11.05% 1
South West -24 3 £27,500 -15.38% 1
East of England - 3 £35,000 -
North West -5 1 £36,000 +2.85%
Yorkshire - 1 £24,000 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 115 (97.46%) HTML
1 115 (97.46%) CSS
2 113 (95.76%) JavaScript
3 81 (68.64%) HTML5
4 79 (66.95%) jQuery
5 60 (50.85%) CSS3
6 56 (47.46%) C#
7 53 (44.92%) SQL
8 52 (44.07%) .NET
8 52 (44.07%) XML
9 51 (43.22%) ASP.NET
9 51 (43.22%) XHTML
10 43 (36.44%) IIS
11 42 (35.59%) W3C
12 37 (31.36%) Photoshop
12 37 (31.36%) Ajax
13 35 (29.66%) CMS
13 35 (29.66%) .NET Framework
14 32 (27.12%) SQL Server
14 32 (27.12%) XSLT
15 30 (25.42%) Sass
16 28 (23.73%) MVC
17 26 (22.03%) Fireworks
17 26 (22.03%) Web Design
17 26 (22.03%) SQL Server 2008
18 25 (21.19%) Adobe
19 22 (18.64%) Marketing
19 22 (18.64%) Web Development
20 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
20 21 (17.80%) Flash

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 43 (36.44%) IIS
2 35 (29.66%) CMS
3 10 (8.47%) Node.js
4 9 (7.63%) Apache
4 9 (7.63%) Drupal
5 6 (5.08%) concrete5
6 5 (4.24%) TeamSite
6 5 (4.24%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.85%) WordPress
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 37 (31.36%) Photoshop
2 26 (22.03%) Fireworks
3 17 (14.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.69%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.85%) InDesign
6 1 (0.85%) Inkscape
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.25%) Intranet
1 18 (15.25%) Internet
2 3 (2.54%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 26 (22.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (12.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (12.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (7.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (12.71%) Dreamweaver
2 9 (7.63%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.93%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.93%) Axure RP
4 6 (5.08%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (3.39%) JIRA
6 3 (2.54%) Firebug
6 3 (2.54%) Fiddler
6 3 (2.54%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.54%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (2.54%) Redmine
7 2 (1.69%) Subversion
7 2 (1.69%) WATIR
7 2 (1.69%) Selenium
8 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.85%) Xdebug
General
1 22 (18.64%) Marketing
2 11 (9.32%) Finance
3 10 (8.47%) Advertising
4 5 (4.24%) Law
5 3 (2.54%) Legal
5 3 (2.54%) Back Office
6 2 (1.69%) Publishing
6 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.69%) Retail
7 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 93 (78.81%) Developer
2 37 (31.36%) Front-End Developer
3 33 (27.97%) .NET Developer
4 29 (24.58%) Web Developer
5 18 (15.25%) .NET Web Developer
6 17 (14.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (10.17%) Designer
8 8 (6.78%) PHP Developer
9 7 (5.93%) Web Designer
9 7 (5.93%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.93%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.24%) UI Designer
11 4 (3.39%) Node.js Developer
12 3 (2.54%) Software Manager
12 3 (2.54%) JSP Developer
12 3 (2.54%) Senior PHP Developer
12 3 (2.54%) Photoshop Designer
12 3 (2.54%) Software Development Manager
12 3 (2.54%) Team Leader
12 3 (2.54%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (97.46%) HTML
1 115 (97.46%) CSS
2 81 (68.64%) HTML5
3 79 (66.95%) jQuery
4 60 (50.85%) CSS3
5 52 (44.07%) .NET
5 52 (44.07%) XML
6 51 (43.22%) ASP.NET
6 51 (43.22%) XHTML
7 37 (31.36%) Ajax
8 35 (29.66%) .NET Framework
9 32 (27.12%) XSLT
10 30 (25.42%) Sass
11 21 (17.80%) Flash
12 20 (16.95%) Web Services
13 19 (16.10%) DHTML
14 17 (14.41%) LINQ
15 16 (13.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (12.71%) WSDL
16 15 (12.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (35.59%) W3C
2 5 (4.24%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.39%) Open Source
4 3 (2.54%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.69%) RIA
6 1 (0.85%) Blog
6 1 (0.85%) PKI
6 1 (0.85%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.63%) Linux
2 6 (5.08%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.08%) Android
3 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.73%) MVC
2 26 (22.03%) Web Design
3 22 (18.64%) Web Development
4 20 (16.95%) SEO
5 17 (14.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 16 (13.56%) Scrum
7 15 (12.71%) E-Commerce
8 11 (9.32%) TDD
9 10 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (7.63%) Analytics
11 8 (6.78%) Content Management
12 7 (5.93%) OO
13 6 (5.08%) Active Record
13 6 (5.08%) Unit Testing
13 6 (5.08%) OO PHP
13 6 (5.08%) Load Balancing
14 5 (4.24%) Automated Testing
14 5 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (4.24%) Web Analytics
14 5 (4.24%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (95.76%) JavaScript
2 56 (47.46%) C#
3 53 (44.92%) SQL
4 19 (16.10%) VB.NET
5 15 (12.71%) PHP
6 11 (9.32%) Java
7 6 (5.08%) PHP5
7 6 (5.08%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.39%) Ruby
9 3 (2.54%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (3.39%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) ISEB
2 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.10%) WAI
2 7 (5.93%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (21.19%) Adobe
2 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.08%) Twitter
4 5 (4.24%) Interwoven
4 5 (4.24%) Facebook
5 4 (3.39%) Omniture
5 4 (3.39%) Google
6 2 (1.69%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle
6 2 (1.69%) FatWire
7 1 (0.85%) Rackspace
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