The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 177 184 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.028% 0.027% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -9.72%
WCAG
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
343 395 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 9.63% 10.47% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 263 268 256
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £23,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WCAG
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

WCAG Salary Trend in Leeds

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) OpenText
2 1 (50.00%) RedDot
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WAI
2 1 (50.00%) Psychology
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) Psychology
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) OpenText
2 1 (50.00%) RedDot
2 1 (50.00%) EPiServer
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £55,676 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago