The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 819 845 814
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -31
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 61 54 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.050% 0.037%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.55% 0.46% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 52 49 37
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
WCAG
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
11031 11630 10524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.82% 10.68% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8845 9140 8404
Average salary £46,377 £45,500 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% -2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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

WCAG
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

WCAG
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCAG across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

WCAG Salary Histogram in England

WCAG
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 4 August 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 +33 29 £44,500 +5.95% 3
South West 0 14 £30,000 +9.09%
South East -1 8 £36,000 +10.76%
East of England +5 3 £27,500 -38.88%
West Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
North West 0 2 £28,750 -20.13% 2
Yorkshire -4 2 £45,000 +87.50%
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WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 103 (83.74%) HTML
1 103 (83.74%) CSS
2 97 (78.86%) JavaScript
3 79 (64.23%) User Experience
4 74 (60.16%) jQuery
5 67 (54.47%) HTML5
6 61 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (48.78%) W3C
8 44 (35.77%) Photoshop
9 40 (32.52%) CSS3
10 37 (30.08%) Responsive Web Design
11 31 (25.20%) CMS
12 30 (24.39%) Adobe
13 29 (23.58%) Analytics
14 27 (21.95%) SDLC
15 25 (20.33%) SEO
15 25 (20.33%) Content Management
16 22 (17.89%) Scrum
17 21 (17.07%) Web Development
17 21 (17.07%) PHP
18 20 (16.26%) Adobe Illustrator
18 20 (16.26%) Web Analytics
18 20 (16.26%) LESS
19 19 (15.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 19 (15.45%) Sass
19 19 (15.45%) WAI
20 18 (14.63%) Degree
20 18 (14.63%) OO
20 18 (14.63%) Axure RP
21 16 (13.01%) Git (software)

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 31 (25.20%) CMS
2 7 (5.69%) Apache
2 7 (5.69%) WordPress
2 7 (5.69%) Moodle
3 6 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.25%) Umbraco
4 4 (3.25%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (3.25%) Joomla!
5 3 (2.44%) Node.js
6 2 (1.63%) Drupal
7 1 (0.81%) IIS
7 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 44 (35.77%) Photoshop
2 20 (16.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (8.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (6.50%) Adobe Captivate
5 5 (4.07%) Fireworks
5 5 (4.07%) MS Office
6 4 (3.25%) InfoPath
6 4 (3.25%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) SaaS
2 4 (3.25%) GitHub
3 2 (1.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) Internet
2 2 (1.63%) HTTP
2 2 (1.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.88%) MySQL
2 3 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (14.63%) Axure RP
2 16 (13.01%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.13%) Selenium
4 8 (6.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 8 (6.50%) Dreamweaver
5 6 (4.88%) Xcode
5 6 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.88%) WATIR
5 6 (4.88%) Android Studio
6 5 (4.07%) Subversion
6 5 (4.07%) QUnit
7 3 (2.44%) Grunt
8 2 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.63%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.63%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.81%) Gradle
9 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.81%) HtmlUnit
9 1 (0.81%) Maven
General
1 16 (13.01%) Marketing
2 7 (5.69%) Interactive Media
2 7 (5.69%) Retail
3 6 (4.88%) Finance
4 4 (3.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.63%) Games
5 2 (1.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (54.47%) Developer
2 26 (21.14%) Web Developer
2 26 (21.14%) Designer
3 22 (17.89%) Front-End Developer
4 17 (13.82%) UI/UX Designer
5 16 (13.01%) UI Designer
6 11 (8.94%) UI Developer
6 11 (8.94%) UX Designer
7 10 (8.13%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.32%) PHP Developer
8 9 (7.32%) UI Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) UI Programmer
10 7 (5.69%) Front-End Web Developer
10 7 (5.69%) PHP Web Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Senior UI Developer
11 6 (4.88%) E-Learning Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Lead Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Test Engineer
11 6 (4.88%) Web Designer
11 6 (4.88%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (83.74%) HTML
1 103 (83.74%) CSS
2 74 (60.16%) jQuery
3 67 (54.47%) HTML5
4 40 (32.52%) CSS3
5 20 (16.26%) LESS
6 19 (15.45%) Sass
6 19 (15.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (12.20%) XHTML
8 11 (8.94%) WebCenter
9 10 (8.13%) DOM
10 9 (7.32%) .NET
11 8 (6.50%) XML
11 8 (6.50%) Flash
12 7 (5.69%) LAMP
12 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET
12 7 (5.69%) AngularJS
13 6 (4.88%) Ajax
14 4 (3.25%) J2EE
15 3 (2.44%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (64.23%) User Experience
2 60 (48.78%) W3C
3 16 (13.01%) Graphic Design
3 16 (13.01%) Computer Science
4 13 (10.57%) Mobile App
5 9 (7.32%) E-Learning
6 8 (6.50%) SCORM
6 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.88%) Client/Server
7 6 (4.88%) Blog
8 5 (4.07%) Learning Management System
8 5 (4.07%) Data Structures
9 4 (3.25%) iPad
9 4 (3.25%) RIA
9 4 (3.25%) iPhone
9 4 (3.25%) Web 2.0
9 4 (3.25%) Psychology
10 2 (1.63%) NHS
10 2 (1.63%) BBC
11 1 (0.81%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.38%) Windows
2 11 (8.94%) Android
2 11 (8.94%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.69%) Linux
3 7 (5.69%) UNIX
4 6 (4.88%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (30.08%) Responsive Web Design
3 29 (23.58%) Analytics
4 27 (21.95%) SDLC
5 25 (20.33%) Content Management
5 25 (20.33%) SEO
6 22 (17.89%) Scrum
7 21 (17.07%) Web Development
8 20 (16.26%) Web Analytics
9 18 (14.63%) OO
10 14 (11.38%) Open Source
11 13 (10.57%) UX Design
11 13 (10.57%) Software Engineering
12 10 (8.13%) Progressive Enhancement
12 10 (8.13%) Software Delivery
13 9 (7.32%) Graceful Degradation
13 9 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (6.50%) TDD
14 8 (6.50%) Web Accessibility
14 8 (6.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (78.86%) JavaScript
2 21 (17.07%) PHP
3 15 (12.20%) SQL
4 12 (9.76%) Java
5 8 (6.50%) C#
6 6 (4.88%) Objective-C
6 6 (4.88%) Apple Swift
7 4 (3.25%) Python
8 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.81%) Ruby
9 1 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (14.63%) Degree
2 2 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.81%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.45%) WAI
2 10 (8.13%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 13 (10.57%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 30 (24.39%) Adobe
2 16 (13.01%) Facebook
3 13 (10.57%) Interwoven
4 11 (8.94%) Oracle
4 11 (8.94%) FatWire
5 6 (4.88%) Twitter
5 6 (4.88%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.07%) Sitecore
6 5 (4.07%) Sencha
6 5 (4.07%) SumTotal
6 5 (4.07%) Saba
7 4 (3.25%) EPiServer
8 3 (2.44%) SAP
8 3 (2.44%) Callidus
9 2 (1.63%) OpenText
9 2 (1.63%) RedDot
10 1 (0.81%) IBM
10 1 (0.81%) Perforce
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £31.5k - 35k per year + Plus excellent benefits (pension etc)
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £27000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago