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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 611 642 603
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -39
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 29 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.018% 0.061%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.60% 0.17% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 26
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,175 £44,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year
- +35.92%
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
4852 5385 4777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.90% 10.91% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3938 4232 3807
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 £77,500 £80,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +35 11 £35,000 -6.66%
WCAG
England

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 32 (78.05%) W3C
2 28 (68.29%) HTML
2 28 (68.29%) CSS
3 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
3 26 (63.41%) HTML5
4 24 (58.54%) jQuery
5 22 (53.66%) User Experience
6 20 (48.78%) CSS3
7 18 (43.90%) SEO
8 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (41.46%) TDD
9 16 (39.02%) Photoshop
10 15 (36.59%) Software Engineering
11 14 (34.15%) CMS
11 14 (34.15%) BDD
11 14 (34.15%) LESS
12 13 (31.71%) Test Strategy
12 13 (31.71%) Waterfall
12 13 (31.71%) Kanban
12 13 (31.71%) Mobile App
12 13 (31.71%) Scrum
12 13 (31.71%) Content Management
12 13 (31.71%) Blog
12 13 (31.71%) WATIR
12 13 (31.71%) Selenium
12 13 (31.71%) RAD
13 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
14 11 (26.83%) WebCenter
14 11 (26.83%) Analytics
14 11 (26.83%) Interwoven

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (34.15%) CMS
2 11 (26.83%) TeamSite
3 6 (14.63%) Node.js
4 2 (4.88%) Moodle
4 2 (4.88%) Drupal
4 2 (4.88%) WordPress
5 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) GitHub
2 2 (4.88%) Basecamp
2 2 (4.88%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) WATIR
1 13 (31.71%) Selenium
2 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
3 7 (17.07%) Subversion
4 6 (14.63%) Grunt
5 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.44%) Gradle
6 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.44%) PhantomJS
6 1 (2.44%) Maven
6 1 (2.44%) Ant
6 1 (2.44%) JUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.44%) HtmlUnit
General
1 3 (7.32%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Test Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Web Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (4.88%) UX Designer
6 2 (4.88%) Designer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.44%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Creative Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (68.29%) HTML
1 28 (68.29%) CSS
2 26 (63.41%) HTML5
3 24 (58.54%) jQuery
4 20 (48.78%) CSS3
5 14 (34.15%) LESS
6 11 (26.83%) WebCenter
7 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
7 8 (19.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (17.07%) Backbone.js
8 7 (17.07%) Sass
8 7 (17.07%) XHTML
9 4 (9.76%) Ember.js
10 3 (7.32%) Ajax
10 3 (7.32%) DOM
11 2 (4.88%) J2EE
11 2 (4.88%) JSON
11 2 (4.88%) Dojo
11 2 (4.88%) Symfony
11 2 (4.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (78.05%) W3C
2 22 (53.66%) User Experience
3 13 (31.71%) Blog
3 13 (31.71%) Mobile App
4 10 (24.39%) Open Source
5 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.88%) RIA
6 2 (4.88%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (4.88%) Web 2.0
6 2 (4.88%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) SEO
2 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (41.46%) TDD
3 15 (36.59%) Software Engineering
4 14 (34.15%) BDD
5 13 (31.71%) Kanban
5 13 (31.71%) Test Strategy
5 13 (31.71%) Waterfall
5 13 (31.71%) Content Management
5 13 (31.71%) Scrum
5 13 (31.71%) RAD
6 11 (26.83%) Web Analytics
6 11 (26.83%) Analytics
7 8 (19.51%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (19.51%) OO
8 5 (12.20%) Workflow
9 3 (7.32%) MVC
9 3 (7.32%) Software Architecture
10 2 (4.88%) Progressive Enhancement
10 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.76%) PHP
3 3 (7.32%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) Ruby
4 1 (2.44%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) WAI
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
1 11 (26.83%) Interwoven
1 11 (26.83%) FatWire
2 10 (24.39%) Facebook
3 3 (7.32%) Sencha
4 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.44%) Perforce