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

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 883 881 909
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +28
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 30 66 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.064% 0.054%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% 0.56% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 25 47 44
Average salary £39,863 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.34% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.97% +7.85%
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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
11386 11726 12483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.75% 11.33% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9105 9252 9835
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%

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

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 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
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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 +16 26 £39,863 -0.34% 3
South East +14 1 £37,500 -12.79%
South West -2 1 £35,000 +62.79%
East of England -4 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
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WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 64 (94.12%) CSS
2 63 (92.65%) HTML
3 62 (91.18%) JavaScript
4 51 (75.00%) jQuery
5 44 (64.71%) HTML5
6 43 (63.24%) User Experience
7 40 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (55.88%) Front End Development
9 30 (44.12%) W3C
10 29 (42.65%) CMS
10 29 (42.65%) Sass
11 27 (39.71%) LESS
12 26 (38.24%) Git (software)
13 20 (29.41%) Web Development
13 20 (29.41%) Subversion
13 20 (29.41%) Adobe
13 20 (29.41%) Photoshop
14 19 (27.94%) CSS3
15 18 (26.47%) Grunt
16 16 (23.53%) Content Management
16 16 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
17 15 (22.06%) SEO
17 15 (22.06%) XHTML
17 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
18 14 (20.59%) Project Management
18 14 (20.59%) Social Media
19 13 (19.12%) Web Accessibility
19 13 (19.12%) Web Analytics
19 13 (19.12%) Analytics
20 12 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 29 (42.65%) CMS
2 12 (17.65%) Node.js
2 12 (17.65%) WordPress
3 8 (11.76%) Drupal
4 7 (10.29%) ExpressionEngine
4 7 (10.29%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 20 (29.41%) Photoshop
2 12 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (16.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.47%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) GitHub
2 1 (1.47%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) Internet
2 2 (2.94%) Intranet
3 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (38.24%) Git (software)
2 20 (29.41%) Subversion
3 18 (26.47%) Grunt
4 11 (16.18%) gulp
5 9 (13.24%) Bitbucket
6 7 (10.29%) JIRA
7 3 (4.41%) Axure RP
8 2 (2.94%) git-flow
8 2 (2.94%) Yeoman
9 1 (1.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (13.24%) Marketing
2 7 (10.29%) Interactive Media
3 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.41%) Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Advertising
5 2 (2.94%) Games
6 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (48.53%) Developer
2 30 (44.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 22 (32.35%) JavaScript Developer
4 20 (29.41%) Designer
5 17 (25.00%) UX Designer
6 12 (17.65%) UI Designer
7 10 (14.71%) Development Manager
8 9 (13.24%) UI/UX Designer
9 7 (10.29%) Digital Development Manager
9 7 (10.29%) HTML CSS Developer
9 7 (10.29%) HTML Developer
9 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
9 7 (10.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 7 (10.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 7 (10.29%) Technical Leader
9 7 (10.29%) Web Developer
10 6 (8.82%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (7.35%) UI Developer
12 3 (4.41%) Technical Delivery Manager
12 3 (4.41%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (94.12%) CSS
2 63 (92.65%) HTML
3 51 (75.00%) jQuery
4 44 (64.71%) HTML5
5 29 (42.65%) Sass
6 27 (39.71%) LESS
7 19 (27.94%) CSS3
8 15 (22.06%) XHTML
9 12 (17.65%) Backbone.js
9 12 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (13.24%) Underscore.js
11 7 (10.29%) CakePHP
11 7 (10.29%) Ember.js
11 7 (10.29%) React
12 6 (8.82%) Ajax
13 5 (7.35%) Express
13 5 (7.35%) Meteor
13 5 (7.35%) OOCSS
14 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
14 3 (4.41%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 43 (63.24%) User Experience
2 30 (44.12%) W3C
3 14 (20.59%) Social Media
4 10 (14.71%) Blog
5 9 (13.24%) Podcast
6 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.41%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.94%) BBC
7 2 (2.94%) NHS
7 2 (2.94%) Psychology
8 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.35%) Android
3 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.94%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (55.88%) Front End Development
3 20 (29.41%) Web Development
4 16 (23.53%) Content Management
4 16 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
5 15 (22.06%) SEO
6 14 (20.59%) Project Management
7 13 (19.12%) Analytics
7 13 (19.12%) Web Accessibility
7 13 (19.12%) Web Analytics
8 11 (16.18%) Infographics
9 10 (14.71%) Mobile First
10 9 (13.24%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 9 (13.24%) Progressive Enhancement
10 9 (13.24%) Service Design
11 7 (10.29%) Cross-Browser Development
11 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
11 7 (10.29%) Digital Content Management
11 7 (10.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 62 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.71%) PHP
3 2 (2.94%) SQL
4 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) WAI
2 1 (1.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Adobe
2 9 (13.24%) Interwoven
3 7 (10.29%) Zend
4 6 (8.82%) Omniture
5 4 (5.88%) Facebook
5 4 (5.88%) FatWire
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (1.47%) ATG
6 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.47%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.47%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.47%) Google
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Pontoon
Salary: benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago