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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 595 600 607
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 28 9 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.020% 0.067%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.56% 0.19% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 26
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £32,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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
5007 4670 5221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.91% 10.55% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3908 3715 4336
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +9 16 £45,000 -5.26% 1
WCAG
England

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 49 (96.08%) HTML
2 48 (94.12%) CSS
3 47 (92.16%) JavaScript
4 34 (66.67%) HTML5
5 33 (64.71%) CMS
6 32 (62.75%) W3C
7 28 (54.90%) SEO
7 28 (54.90%) XHTML
8 27 (52.94%) jQuery
9 25 (49.02%) SQL
10 23 (45.10%) Marketing
10 23 (45.10%) CSS3
11 22 (43.14%) .NET
12 20 (39.22%) Photoshop
12 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET
13 19 (37.25%) Analytics
14 17 (33.33%) Content Management
15 16 (31.37%) XML
15 16 (31.37%) C#
16 15 (29.41%) Interwoven
16 15 (29.41%) TeamSite
16 15 (29.41%) Web Analytics
16 15 (29.41%) LESS
16 15 (29.41%) Facebook
17 14 (27.45%) Open Source
17 14 (27.45%) MVC
18 12 (23.53%) PHP
19 11 (21.57%) TDD
20 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
20 10 (19.61%) Advertising

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 33 (64.71%) CMS
2 15 (29.41%) TeamSite
3 9 (17.65%) Umbraco
4 6 (11.76%) Node.js
4 6 (11.76%) concrete5
4 6 (11.76%) Apache
4 6 (11.76%) Drupal
5 3 (5.88%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (39.22%) Photoshop
2 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 6 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (11.76%) Fireworks
4 2 (3.92%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.96%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) HTTP
1 3 (5.88%) Intranet
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 9 (17.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.76%) TeamCity
4 4 (7.84%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (5.88%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.88%) Firebug
5 3 (5.88%) Fiddler
5 3 (5.88%) JIRA
5 3 (5.88%) Redmine
6 2 (3.92%) Axure RP
6 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.96%) WATIR
7 1 (1.96%) Selenium
7 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 23 (45.10%) Marketing
2 10 (19.61%) Advertising
3 9 (17.65%) Law
4 4 (7.84%) Legal
5 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Publishing
5 2 (3.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (88.24%) Developer
2 18 (35.29%) Web Developer
3 13 (25.49%) .NET Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Senior Developer
5 9 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (11.76%) PHP Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Lead Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) QA Specialist
9 2 (3.92%) HTML Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.92%) CSS Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Junior Front-End Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Web Manager
10 1 (1.96%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (96.08%) HTML
2 48 (94.12%) CSS
3 34 (66.67%) HTML5
4 28 (54.90%) XHTML
5 27 (52.94%) jQuery
6 23 (45.10%) CSS3
7 22 (43.14%) .NET
8 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET
9 16 (31.37%) XML
10 15 (29.41%) LESS
11 9 (17.65%) Web Services
12 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
12 7 (13.73%) Laravel
13 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
13 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (11.76%) LAMP
13 6 (11.76%) WebCenter
13 6 (11.76%) CodeIgniter
13 6 (11.76%) Ajax
14 5 (9.80%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (62.75%) W3C
2 14 (27.45%) Open Source
3 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.88%) User Experience
6 1 (1.96%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Apple iOS
1 6 (11.76%) Linux
1 6 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) SEO
2 19 (37.25%) Analytics
3 17 (33.33%) Content Management
4 15 (29.41%) Web Analytics
5 14 (27.45%) MVC
6 11 (21.57%) TDD
7 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (13.73%) Web Development
8 7 (13.73%) OO
9 6 (11.76%) Active Record
9 6 (11.76%) OO PHP
9 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 6 (11.76%) Load Balancing
10 5 (9.80%) Scrum
11 4 (7.84%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (7.84%) User Stories
11 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
11 4 (7.84%) Project Management
11 4 (7.84%) Automated Testing
11 4 (7.84%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (92.16%) JavaScript
2 25 (49.02%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) C#
4 12 (23.53%) PHP
5 10 (19.61%) Java
6 6 (11.76%) Objective-C
6 6 (11.76%) PHP5
7 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.88%) Ruby
8 3 (5.88%) Python
9 2 (3.92%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Interwoven
1 15 (29.41%) Facebook
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 6 (11.76%) FatWire
4 4 (7.84%) Adobe
4 4 (7.84%) Omniture
4 4 (7.84%) Google
5 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
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