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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 807 864 826
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -38
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 65 60 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.053% 0.040%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.58% 0.51% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 45 44 39
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £36,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +45.83%
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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
11176 11834 10539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.77% 10.49% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8879 9324 8484
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
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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 +62 29 £40,000 -5.88% 2
South East 0 15 £43,000 +22.85% 2
East of England +38 11 £65,000 +116.66% 2
South West -23 5 £21,500 -12.24% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 -
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WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 79 (84.95%) HTML
1 79 (84.95%) CSS
2 77 (82.80%) JavaScript
3 60 (64.52%) jQuery
4 58 (62.37%) W3C
5 57 (61.29%) HTML5
6 51 (54.84%) User Experience
7 38 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (37.63%) CSS3
9 30 (32.26%) Photoshop
10 29 (31.18%) CMS
11 27 (29.03%) Content Management
12 25 (26.88%) Analytics
13 23 (24.73%) SEO
13 23 (24.73%) PHP
14 22 (23.66%) Mobile App
15 20 (21.51%) Adobe
16 19 (20.43%) Selenium
17 18 (19.35%) SQL
18 17 (18.28%) WAI
18 17 (18.28%) TDD
18 17 (18.28%) Software Engineering
18 17 (18.28%) LESS
19 16 (17.20%) Responsive Web Design
19 16 (17.20%) Git (software)
19 16 (17.20%) .NET
19 16 (17.20%) XML
19 16 (17.20%) ASP.NET
20 15 (16.13%) OO
20 15 (16.13%) XHTML

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 29 (31.18%) CMS
2 11 (11.83%) TeamSite
3 10 (10.75%) Moodle
4 7 (7.53%) WordPress
4 7 (7.53%) IIS
5 6 (6.45%) Node.js
6 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.38%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (5.38%) Joomla!
7 3 (3.23%) Apache
8 2 (2.15%) Drupal
8 2 (2.15%) Umbraco
9 1 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (32.26%) Photoshop
2 8 (8.60%) Adobe Captivate
2 8 (8.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (7.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (5.38%) InfoPath
5 3 (3.23%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) SaaS
1 3 (3.23%) GitHub
2 2 (2.15%) Basecamp
2 2 (2.15%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.68%) Internet
2 8 (8.60%) Intranet
3 2 (2.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (20.43%) Selenium
2 16 (17.20%) Git (software)
3 13 (13.98%) WATIR
4 9 (9.68%) Android Studio
4 9 (9.68%) Axure RP
4 9 (9.68%) Xcode
4 9 (9.68%) Visual Studio
5 8 (8.60%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (6.45%) Subversion
6 6 (6.45%) Grunt
7 4 (4.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (2.15%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.08%) Gradle
9 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.08%) PhantomJS
9 1 (1.08%) Maven
9 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.08%) HtmlUnit
9 1 (1.08%) Ant
9 1 (1.08%) JUnit
General
1 5 (5.38%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (5.38%) Finance
1 5 (5.38%) Marketing
2 2 (2.15%) Banking
2 2 (2.15%) Retail
2 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (62.37%) Developer
2 30 (32.26%) Web Developer
3 16 (17.20%) Front-End Developer
4 13 (13.98%) Test Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Lead Developer
6 7 (7.53%) UI Developer
6 7 (7.53%) Front-End Web Developer
7 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (6.45%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.38%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Technical Developer
9 4 (4.30%) UI Programmer
9 4 (4.30%) Designer
9 4 (4.30%) E-Learning Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Senior UI Developer
10 3 (3.23%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (3.23%) UX Designer
10 3 (3.23%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (84.95%) HTML
1 79 (84.95%) CSS
2 60 (64.52%) jQuery
3 57 (61.29%) HTML5
4 35 (37.63%) CSS3
5 17 (18.28%) LESS
6 16 (17.20%) XML
6 16 (17.20%) .NET
6 16 (17.20%) ASP.NET
7 15 (16.13%) XHTML
8 14 (15.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (11.83%) Sass
9 11 (11.83%) Ajax
9 11 (11.83%) WebCenter
10 8 (8.60%) .NET Framework
10 8 (8.60%) Flash
10 8 (8.60%) AngularJS
11 7 (7.53%) Backbone.js
12 6 (6.45%) LINQ
12 6 (6.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 58 (62.37%) W3C
2 51 (54.84%) User Experience
3 22 (23.66%) Mobile App
4 13 (13.98%) Graphic Design
4 13 (13.98%) Blog
5 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
7 10 (10.75%) Open Source
8 9 (9.68%) Client/Server
8 9 (9.68%) E-Learning
9 8 (8.60%) SCORM
9 8 (8.60%) Learning Management System
10 5 (5.38%) iPhone
10 5 (5.38%) iPad
11 2 (2.15%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (2.15%) Web 2.0
11 2 (2.15%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.90%) Windows
2 9 (9.68%) Windows Mobile
2 9 (9.68%) Android
2 9 (9.68%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.23%) Linux
3 3 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.03%) Content Management
3 25 (26.88%) Analytics
4 23 (24.73%) SEO
5 17 (18.28%) Software Engineering
5 17 (18.28%) TDD
6 16 (17.20%) Responsive Web Design
7 15 (16.13%) Web Analytics
7 15 (16.13%) OO
8 14 (15.05%) Workflow
8 14 (15.05%) Scrum
8 14 (15.05%) BDD
9 13 (13.98%) Waterfall
9 13 (13.98%) Test Strategy
9 13 (13.98%) Kanban
9 13 (13.98%) Web Development
9 13 (13.98%) RAD
10 12 (12.90%) Software Delivery
11 11 (11.83%) Mobile Development
12 9 (9.68%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 77 (82.80%) JavaScript
2 23 (24.73%) PHP
3 18 (19.35%) SQL
4 15 (16.13%) C#
5 12 (12.90%) Java
6 9 (9.68%) Objective-C
6 9 (9.68%) Apple Swift
7 6 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.45%) Python
8 1 (1.08%) Ruby
8 1 (1.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.28%) WAI
2 9 (9.68%) Section 508
Vendors
1 20 (21.51%) Adobe
2 11 (11.83%) Interwoven
2 11 (11.83%) FatWire
2 11 (11.83%) Oracle
3 10 (10.75%) Facebook
4 8 (8.60%) SumTotal
4 8 (8.60%) Saba
5 6 (6.45%) Sitecore
6 3 (3.23%) Sencha
6 3 (3.23%) Twitter
7 2 (2.15%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.15%) OpenText
7 2 (2.15%) RedDot
8 1 (1.08%) Perforce
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