The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - - 154
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -8.21%
WCAG
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
252 193 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.38% 10.06% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 198 140 252
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCAG across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WCAG
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCAG across the Hertfordshire region.

WCAG Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

WCAG
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience

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Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft