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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Section 508 Amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Rank - - 614
Permanent jobs citing Section 508 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - - 0.016%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 - -
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
4670 5098 4647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.68% 10.94% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3744 4030 3685
Average salary £53,500 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.94% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,500 £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