The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - - 80
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
WCAG
South East

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 Kent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
91 158 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.54% 13.21% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 82 134 104
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,150 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Kent