The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 605 605 613
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 21 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.054% 0.018%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.43% 0.49% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 7
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -9.72%
WCAG
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
4903 5128 4680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.98% 11.04% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3980 4012 3751
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,175 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in London

WCAG
Salary Trend in London

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

WCAG Salary Trend in London

WCAG
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCAG across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

WCAG Salary Histogram in London

WCAG
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +16 10 £41,250 -2.94%
WCAG
England

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 41 (82.00%) HTML
1 41 (82.00%) CSS
2 38 (76.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (56.00%) User Experience
4 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (48.00%) jQuery
4 24 (48.00%) HTML5
5 23 (46.00%) CSS3
6 22 (44.00%) Photoshop
6 22 (44.00%) W3C
7 19 (38.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 16 (32.00%) CMS
9 15 (30.00%) LESS
10 14 (28.00%) Analytics
10 14 (28.00%) Web Analytics
10 14 (28.00%) Degree
10 14 (28.00%) SEO
11 13 (26.00%) Content Management
11 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
11 13 (26.00%) XHTML
11 13 (26.00%) Facebook
12 12 (24.00%) Open Source
13 11 (22.00%) WebCenter
13 11 (22.00%) Oracle
13 11 (22.00%) Internet
13 11 (22.00%) FatWire
14 10 (20.00%) Interwoven
14 10 (20.00%) TeamSite
14 10 (20.00%) OO
14 10 (20.00%) Marketing

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 16 (32.00%) CMS
2 3 (6.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (6.00%) Confluence
3 2 (4.00%) Moodle
3 2 (4.00%) Node.js
3 2 (4.00%) Drupal
4 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (44.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (6.00%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (4.00%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (4.00%) MS Office
4 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.00%) Axure RP
3 5 (10.00%) QUnit
4 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.00%) Subversion
4 3 (6.00%) JIRA
4 3 (6.00%) WATIR
4 3 (6.00%) Selenium
5 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (2.00%) Gradle
6 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.00%) Grunt
6 1 (2.00%) PhantomJS
6 1 (2.00%) Ant
6 1 (2.00%) JUnit
6 1 (2.00%) Maven
6 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.00%) HtmlUnit
General
1 10 (20.00%) Marketing
2 8 (16.00%) Interactive Media
3 6 (12.00%) Retail
4 5 (10.00%) Publishing
5 2 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Designer
4 8 (16.00%) UI/UX Designer
4 8 (16.00%) UI Designer
5 5 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) UX Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Usability Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) E-Learning Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.00%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) UI Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Creative Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (82.00%) HTML
1 41 (82.00%) CSS
2 24 (48.00%) jQuery
2 24 (48.00%) HTML5
3 23 (46.00%) CSS3
4 15 (30.00%) LESS
5 13 (26.00%) XHTML
6 11 (22.00%) WebCenter
7 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
8 8 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (16.00%) Sass
9 7 (14.00%) J2EE
10 5 (10.00%) Backbone.js
11 4 (8.00%) JSON
11 4 (8.00%) Ajax
11 4 (8.00%) XML
12 3 (6.00%) Apache Flex
13 2 (4.00%) Dojo
13 2 (4.00%) Flash
14 1 (2.00%) Browserify
Miscellaneous
1 28 (56.00%) User Experience
2 22 (44.00%) W3C
3 5 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 4 (8.00%) RIA
4 4 (8.00%) Web 2.0
4 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (6.00%) Graphic Design
5 3 (6.00%) Psychology
5 3 (6.00%) Blog
5 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.00%) Social Media
6 2 (4.00%) SCORM
6 2 (4.00%) E-Learning
6 2 (4.00%) BBC
6 2 (4.00%) NHS
7 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (12.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (28.00%) Analytics
3 14 (28.00%) Web Analytics
3 14 (28.00%) SEO
4 13 (26.00%) Content Management
4 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (24.00%) Open Source
6 10 (20.00%) OO
7 9 (18.00%) Progressive Enhancement
8 8 (16.00%) Scrum
8 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
9 7 (14.00%) Product Management
10 6 (12.00%) Data Protection
10 6 (12.00%) Web Development
10 6 (12.00%) Refactoring
10 6 (12.00%) Mobile First
11 5 (10.00%) Graceful Degradation
11 5 (10.00%) Integration Testing
11 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (16.00%) Java
3 2 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.00%) Ruby
4 1 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) Section 508
2 3 (6.00%) WAI
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Facebook
2 11 (22.00%) Oracle
2 11 (22.00%) FatWire
3 10 (20.00%) Interwoven
4 8 (16.00%) Adobe
5 5 (10.00%) Sencha
6 3 (6.00%) Twitter
7 2 (4.00%) IBM
7 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.00%) Callidus
8 1 (2.00%) Perforce
8 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago