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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Section 508 Amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Rank - - 603
Permanent jobs citing Section 508 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - - 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 - -
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
4842 5316 4591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.85% 10.92% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3904 4195 3665
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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