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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 818 850 828
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -22
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 62 55 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.050% 0.028%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.57% 0.47% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 52 50 26
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,350 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
- +20.37%
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
10965 11727 10424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.74% 10.67% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8761 9143 8504
Average salary £46,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.19% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +43 28 £42,500 +1.19% 3
South West -1 15 £30,000 +9.09%
South East +8 6 £43,000 +32.30%
East of England +5 5 £43,750 +45.83%
West Midlands - 4 £33,750 -
North West +12 2 £28,750 -20.13%
Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
WCAG
UK

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 107 (81.68%) HTML
1 107 (81.68%) CSS
2 103 (78.63%) JavaScript
3 87 (66.41%) User Experience
4 78 (59.54%) jQuery
5 70 (53.44%) W3C
5 70 (53.44%) HTML5
6 67 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (38.93%) Photoshop
8 44 (33.59%) CSS3
9 36 (27.48%) Analytics
9 36 (27.48%) CMS
10 35 (26.72%) SDLC
10 35 (26.72%) Responsive Web Design
11 31 (23.66%) Content Management
12 29 (22.14%) SEO
13 28 (21.37%) Adobe
14 27 (20.61%) Scrum
15 24 (18.32%) LESS
15 24 (18.32%) PHP
16 23 (17.56%) Web Analytics
17 20 (15.27%) Sass
17 20 (15.27%) Mobile App
17 20 (15.27%) Graphic Design
17 20 (15.27%) Adobe Illustrator
18 19 (14.50%) Web Development
18 19 (14.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 18 (13.74%) Facebook
19 18 (13.74%) Git (software)
19 18 (13.74%) Degree

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 36 (27.48%) CMS
2 9 (6.87%) Moodle
3 8 (6.11%) WordPress
4 7 (5.34%) Apache
4 7 (5.34%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.82%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (3.82%) Joomla!
6 4 (3.05%) Umbraco
6 4 (3.05%) Node.js
7 2 (1.53%) Drupal
8 1 (0.76%) IIS
8 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 51 (38.93%) Photoshop
2 20 (15.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (7.63%) Adobe Captivate
4 9 (6.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (3.82%) InfoPath
5 5 (3.82%) Fireworks
6 3 (2.29%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) SaaS
2 5 (3.82%) GitHub
3 2 (1.53%) Trello
4 1 (0.76%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.76%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) Internet
2 2 (1.53%) HTTP
2 2 (1.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (13.74%) Git (software)
2 17 (12.98%) Axure RP
3 16 (12.21%) Selenium
4 11 (8.40%) WATIR
5 10 (7.63%) Dreamweaver
6 8 (6.11%) Xcode
6 8 (6.11%) Visual Studio
6 8 (6.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 8 (6.11%) Android Studio
7 5 (3.82%) QUnit
8 4 (3.05%) Subversion
8 4 (3.05%) Grunt
9 2 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.53%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.53%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.76%) Gradle
10 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.76%) HtmlUnit
10 1 (0.76%) Maven
General
1 14 (10.69%) Marketing
2 7 (5.34%) Retail
3 6 (4.58%) Interactive Media
3 6 (4.58%) Finance
4 5 (3.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.53%) Games
5 2 (1.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (54.96%) Developer
2 29 (22.14%) Web Developer
3 27 (20.61%) Front-End Developer
4 22 (16.79%) Designer
5 15 (11.45%) UI/UX Designer
6 14 (10.69%) UI Designer
7 13 (9.92%) UI Engineer
8 12 (9.16%) UX Designer
9 11 (8.40%) Front-End Web Developer
9 11 (8.40%) UI Developer
9 11 (8.40%) Test Engineer
10 10 (7.63%) Senior Developer
11 9 (6.87%) PHP Developer
12 8 (6.11%) Lead Developer
12 8 (6.11%) UI Programmer
13 7 (5.34%) PHP Web Developer
14 6 (4.58%) Senior UI Developer
14 6 (4.58%) UX Developer
14 6 (4.58%) E-Learning Developer
15 5 (3.82%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (81.68%) CSS
1 107 (81.68%) HTML
2 78 (59.54%) jQuery
3 70 (53.44%) HTML5
4 44 (33.59%) CSS3
5 24 (18.32%) LESS
6 20 (15.27%) Sass
7 19 (14.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (12.98%) XHTML
9 15 (11.45%) WebCenter
10 10 (7.63%) Flash
11 9 (6.87%) ASP.NET
11 9 (6.87%) .NET
11 9 (6.87%) XML
11 9 (6.87%) DOM
12 8 (6.11%) AngularJS
13 7 (5.34%) LAMP
14 5 (3.82%) Ajax
15 4 (3.05%) J2EE
15 4 (3.05%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 87 (66.41%) User Experience
2 70 (53.44%) W3C
3 20 (15.27%) Graphic Design
3 20 (15.27%) Mobile App
4 17 (12.98%) Computer Science
5 11 (8.40%) Blog
5 11 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (8.40%) E-Learning
6 10 (7.63%) SCORM
7 8 (6.11%) Client/Server
8 7 (5.34%) Learning Management System
9 5 (3.82%) iPad
9 5 (3.82%) Data Structures
9 5 (3.82%) iPhone
10 4 (3.05%) Web 2.0
10 4 (3.05%) RIA
11 3 (2.29%) Psychology
12 2 (1.53%) Freedom of Information
12 2 (1.53%) NHS
12 2 (1.53%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.21%) Windows
2 12 (9.16%) Android
2 12 (9.16%) Apple iOS
3 8 (6.11%) Windows Mobile
4 7 (5.34%) UNIX
4 7 (5.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (27.48%) Analytics
3 35 (26.72%) SDLC
3 35 (26.72%) Responsive Web Design
4 31 (23.66%) Content Management
5 29 (22.14%) SEO
6 27 (20.61%) Scrum
7 23 (17.56%) Web Analytics
8 19 (14.50%) Web Development
9 18 (13.74%) Software Engineering
9 18 (13.74%) OO
10 17 (12.98%) Open Source
11 14 (10.69%) Software Delivery
12 13 (9.92%) UX Design
12 13 (9.92%) TDD
13 12 (9.16%) Waterfall
13 12 (9.16%) BDD
14 11 (8.40%) Kanban
14 11 (8.40%) Test Strategy
14 11 (8.40%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 103 (78.63%) JavaScript
2 24 (18.32%) PHP
3 15 (11.45%) SQL
4 13 (9.92%) Java
5 8 (6.11%) C#
5 8 (6.11%) Objective-C
5 8 (6.11%) Apple Swift
6 5 (3.82%) Python
7 1 (0.76%) Ruby
7 1 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (13.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.98%) WAI
2 11 (8.40%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 17 (12.98%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 28 (21.37%) Adobe
2 18 (13.74%) Facebook
3 17 (12.98%) Interwoven
4 15 (11.45%) Oracle
4 15 (11.45%) FatWire
5 7 (5.34%) SumTotal
5 7 (5.34%) Saba
6 6 (4.58%) Sitecore
7 5 (3.82%) Sencha
7 5 (3.82%) Twitter
8 4 (3.05%) EPiServer
9 3 (2.29%) Callidus
10 2 (1.53%) OpenText
10 2 (1.53%) RedDot
10 2 (1.53%) SAP
11 1 (0.76%) Perforce
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 per annum + dependant upon experience
Posted: 19 days ago