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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 184 - 164
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.027% - 0.036%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £24,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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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
381 323 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 10.26% 12.34% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 256 259 336
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -5.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,450 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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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

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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

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe