The table below looks at the statistics for Section 508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Section 508 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Section 508 Amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Section 508 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 -
Section 508
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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4973 4769 4951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.28% 11.62% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4001 3789 3831
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

Section 508
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Section 508 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Section 508 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Section 508
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Section 508 across the London region.

Section 508 Salary Trend in London

Section 508
Top 15 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Section 508 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 Section 508.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ECDL
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) WCAG
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Section 508
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Section 508 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 Section 508. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft