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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Section 508 over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Section 508 Amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Rank - 672 693
Permanent jobs citing Section 508 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.040% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £63,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.90%
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £44,500 -
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -
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
4778 4994 5890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.66% 11.37% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3884 4072 4686
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

Section 508
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Section 508 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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