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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 825 801 816
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 27 52 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.054% 0.044%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% 0.53% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 50 45
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £23,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +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
10353 9868 10647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.53% 10.20% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8144 7663 8786
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +25 13 £40,000 +29.03% 4
North West -21 5 £36,000 -
South East -43 4 £42,500 +80.85%
East of England - 3 - - 2
Yorkshire -29 2 £23,000 -31.34%
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UK

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (89.77%) HTML
2 78 (88.64%) CSS
3 77 (87.50%) JavaScript
4 64 (72.73%) HTML5
5 56 (63.64%) jQuery
6 47 (53.41%) CSS3
7 44 (50.00%) W3C
8 37 (42.05%) Photoshop
9 34 (38.64%) XHTML
10 27 (30.68%) .NET
10 27 (30.68%) User Experience
11 26 (29.55%) ASP.NET
12 25 (28.41%) CMS
13 24 (27.27%) SEO
13 24 (27.27%) Content Management
14 22 (25.00%) SQL
14 22 (25.00%) C#
15 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (21.59%) XML
16 18 (20.45%) Analytics
17 17 (19.32%) Sass
17 17 (19.32%) LESS
17 17 (19.32%) Ajax
18 15 (17.05%) Web Analytics
18 15 (17.05%) Marketing
18 15 (17.05%) .NET Framework
18 15 (17.05%) Open Source
18 15 (17.05%) Interwoven
18 15 (17.05%) TeamSite
18 15 (17.05%) Facebook

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 25 (28.41%) CMS
2 15 (17.05%) TeamSite
3 13 (14.77%) IIS
4 4 (4.55%) Node.js
5 3 (3.41%) Moodle
5 3 (3.41%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (42.05%) Photoshop
2 9 (10.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (7.95%) Fireworks
4 6 (6.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
5 4 (4.55%) Inkscape
6 3 (3.41%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (1.14%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Basecamp
1 2 (2.27%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) Internet
2 7 (7.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.23%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.23%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (7.95%) Subversion
4 6 (6.82%) Selenium
5 5 (5.68%) WATIR
6 4 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.55%) Axure RP
6 4 (4.55%) Grunt
7 3 (3.41%) Android Studio
7 3 (3.41%) Xcode
General
1 15 (17.05%) Marketing
2 3 (3.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 65 (73.86%) Developer
2 30 (34.09%) Web Developer
3 20 (22.73%) Front-End Developer
4 16 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Designer
6 10 (11.36%) Senior Developer
7 8 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 8 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.95%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Test Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Senior Web Developer
11 4 (4.55%) UI Designer
11 4 (4.55%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Lead Designer
12 3 (3.41%) C# Software Developer
12 3 (3.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (3.41%) Visual Designer
12 3 (3.41%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (89.77%) HTML
2 78 (88.64%) CSS
3 64 (72.73%) HTML5
4 56 (63.64%) jQuery
5 47 (53.41%) CSS3
6 34 (38.64%) XHTML
7 27 (30.68%) .NET
8 26 (29.55%) ASP.NET
9 19 (21.59%) XML
10 17 (19.32%) Ajax
10 17 (19.32%) Sass
10 17 (19.32%) LESS
11 15 (17.05%) .NET Framework
12 13 (14.77%) XSLT
13 12 (13.64%) Flash
13 12 (13.64%) Web Services
14 7 (7.95%) WebCenter
14 7 (7.95%) LINQ
14 7 (7.95%) DHTML
15 6 (6.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (50.00%) W3C
2 27 (30.68%) User Experience
3 15 (17.05%) Open Source
4 8 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.82%) Client/Server
5 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.68%) Blog
6 5 (5.68%) Graphic Design
7 3 (3.41%) Learning Management System
7 3 (3.41%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.41%) E-Learning
7 3 (3.41%) SCORM
8 2 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.41%) Windows
1 3 (3.41%) Windows Mobile
1 3 (3.41%) Android
1 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.27%) SEO
1 24 (27.27%) Content Management
2 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.45%) Analytics
4 15 (17.05%) Web Analytics
5 14 (15.91%) MVC
6 11 (12.50%) TDD
7 10 (11.36%) E-Commerce
8 8 (9.09%) Workflow
8 8 (9.09%) Web Design
8 8 (9.09%) Web Development
8 8 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.95%) OO
10 6 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (5.68%) Kanban
11 5 (5.68%) Information Architecture
11 5 (5.68%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.68%) BDD
11 5 (5.68%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 77 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 22 (25.00%) C#
2 22 (25.00%) SQL
3 10 (11.36%) PHP
4 7 (7.95%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.55%) Python
5 4 (4.55%) Java
6 3 (3.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.77%) WAI
2 3 (3.41%) Section 508
3 1 (1.14%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Interwoven
1 15 (17.05%) Facebook
2 13 (14.77%) Adobe
3 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.95%) Oracle
4 7 (7.95%) FatWire
5 3 (3.41%) SumTotal
5 3 (3.41%) Saba
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