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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 838 814 822
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 27 49 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.049% 0.052%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.48% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 26 45 51
Average salary £36,000 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £34,000 £30,250
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +12.39%
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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
10861 10149 10894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.49% 10.09% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8583 7838 8987
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 December 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 December 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
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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 -11 9 £43,000 +34.37% 1
South East -14 7 £32,500 +44.44%
North West -22 7 £36,000 -
Yorkshire -25 2 £23,000 -31.34%
East of England - 2 £40,000 -
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WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 92 (95.83%) HTML
2 91 (94.79%) CSS
3 90 (93.75%) JavaScript
4 76 (79.17%) HTML5
5 62 (64.58%) jQuery
6 57 (59.38%) CSS3
7 44 (45.83%) W3C
8 43 (44.79%) Photoshop
8 43 (44.79%) XHTML
9 41 (42.71%) .NET
10 39 (40.63%) ASP.NET
11 36 (37.50%) C#
12 33 (34.38%) SQL
13 31 (32.29%) SEO
13 31 (32.29%) CMS
14 30 (31.25%) XML
15 26 (27.08%) SQL Server
15 26 (27.08%) Marketing
16 25 (26.04%) Web Services
16 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
17 24 (25.00%) Ajax
17 24 (25.00%) .NET Framework
18 21 (21.88%) Content Management
19 20 (20.83%) IIS
19 20 (20.83%) XSLT
19 20 (20.83%) Adobe
19 20 (20.83%) Sass
20 19 (19.79%) MVC
20 19 (19.79%) WAI
21 17 (17.71%) Flash

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 31 (32.29%) CMS
2 20 (20.83%) IIS
3 15 (15.63%) TeamSite
4 9 (9.38%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.13%) Node.js
6 1 (1.04%) WordPress
6 1 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.04%) Moodle
Applications
1 43 (44.79%) Photoshop
2 15 (15.63%) Fireworks
3 12 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 9 (9.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (5.21%) Inkscape
6 4 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (1.04%) InDesign
7 1 (1.04%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (1.04%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Basecamp
1 1 (1.04%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) Internet
2 7 (7.29%) Intranet
3 1 (1.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (13.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (13.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (14.58%) Visual Studio
1 14 (14.58%) Dreamweaver
2 10 (10.42%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.33%) Subversion
4 5 (5.21%) Axure RP
5 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (3.13%) Grunt
7 1 (1.04%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.04%) Selenium
7 1 (1.04%) Xcode
General
1 26 (27.08%) Marketing
2 9 (9.38%) Law
3 4 (4.17%) Legal
4 3 (3.13%) Back Office
5 1 (1.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 79 (82.29%) Developer
2 31 (32.29%) Web Developer
3 27 (28.13%) .NET Developer
4 22 (22.92%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (10.42%) Designer
5 10 (10.42%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.29%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (5.21%) UI Designer
9 5 (5.21%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Lead Designer
10 4 (4.17%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Lead Web Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Visual Designer
11 3 (3.13%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (2.08%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (95.83%) HTML
2 91 (94.79%) CSS
3 76 (79.17%) HTML5
4 62 (64.58%) jQuery
5 57 (59.38%) CSS3
6 43 (44.79%) XHTML
7 41 (42.71%) .NET
8 39 (40.63%) ASP.NET
9 30 (31.25%) XML
10 25 (26.04%) Web Services
11 24 (25.00%) Ajax
11 24 (25.00%) .NET Framework
12 20 (20.83%) XSLT
12 20 (20.83%) Sass
13 17 (17.71%) LESS
13 17 (17.71%) Flash
14 13 (13.54%) WSDL
14 13 (13.54%) SOAP
15 7 (7.29%) DHTML
15 7 (7.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (45.83%) W3C
2 17 (17.71%) User Experience
3 15 (15.63%) Open Source
4 5 (5.21%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.13%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.04%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.04%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.04%) SCORM
7 1 (1.04%) PKI
7 1 (1.04%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.04%) Android
2 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.29%) SEO
2 21 (21.88%) Content Management
3 19 (19.79%) MVC
4 17 (17.71%) E-Commerce
5 15 (15.63%) Web Analytics
5 15 (15.63%) Analytics
6 14 (14.58%) Web Design
7 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.42%) TDD
8 10 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (7.29%) Web Development
9 7 (7.29%) OO
10 6 (6.25%) Information Architecture
11 4 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (4.17%) Workflow
12 3 (3.13%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.13%) OOD
12 3 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.13%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 90 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 36 (37.50%) C#
3 33 (34.38%) SQL
4 8 (8.33%) PHP
5 7 (7.29%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.17%) Python
7 2 (2.08%) Java
8 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.79%) WAI
2 1 (1.04%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) Section 508
Vendors
1 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.83%) Adobe
3 15 (15.63%) Interwoven
3 15 (15.63%) Facebook
4 5 (5.21%) Oracle
4 5 (5.21%) FatWire
5 1 (1.04%) SumTotal
5 1 (1.04%) Saba
5 1 (1.04%) Sitecore
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