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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 595 610 605
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 26 6 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.013% 0.081%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.49% 0.13% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 33
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £59,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-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
5258 4778 5147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.08% 10.63% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4112 3826 4260
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 £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +4 13 £40,000 -15.78% 1
WCAG
England

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 41 (95.35%) HTML
2 40 (93.02%) CSS
3 39 (90.70%) JavaScript
4 26 (60.47%) CMS
4 26 (60.47%) HTML5
5 25 (58.14%) W3C
5 25 (58.14%) SQL
6 22 (51.16%) SEO
7 21 (48.84%) .NET
7 21 (48.84%) XHTML
8 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
8 19 (44.19%) jQuery
9 18 (41.86%) Marketing
10 16 (37.21%) XML
10 16 (37.21%) C#
10 16 (37.21%) CSS3
11 14 (32.56%) Photoshop
12 13 (30.23%) MVC
12 13 (30.23%) Analytics
13 11 (25.58%) PHP
13 11 (25.58%) TDD
14 10 (23.26%) Content Management
14 10 (23.26%) Java
14 10 (23.26%) Visual Studio
14 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
14 10 (23.26%) Advertising
15 9 (20.93%) Law
15 9 (20.93%) Interwoven
15 9 (20.93%) TeamSite
15 9 (20.93%) MS Excel

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (60.47%) CMS
2 9 (20.93%) TeamSite
2 9 (20.93%) Umbraco
3 6 (13.95%) Drupal
3 6 (13.95%) Apache
3 6 (13.95%) Node.js
3 6 (13.95%) concrete5
4 3 (6.98%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Photoshop
2 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
3 6 (13.95%) Fireworks
3 6 (13.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (4.65%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.33%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) HTTP
1 3 (6.98%) Intranet
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.95%) TeamCity
2 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.30%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (6.98%) Redmine
4 3 (6.98%) WebDriver
4 3 (6.98%) Firebug
4 3 (6.98%) Fiddler
4 3 (6.98%) JIRA
5 2 (4.65%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.33%) WATIR
6 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 18 (41.86%) Marketing
2 10 (23.26%) Advertising
3 9 (20.93%) Law
4 4 (9.30%) Legal
5 2 (4.65%) Retail
5 2 (4.65%) Publishing
5 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) .NET Developer
3 11 (25.58%) Web Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Senior Developer
6 6 (13.95%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.98%) QA Specialist
7 3 (6.98%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Lead Web Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (4.65%) CSS Developer
8 2 (4.65%) HTML Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.33%) QA Manager
9 1 (2.33%) Junior
9 1 (2.33%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (95.35%) HTML
2 40 (93.02%) CSS
3 26 (60.47%) HTML5
4 21 (48.84%) .NET
4 21 (48.84%) XHTML
5 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
5 19 (44.19%) jQuery
6 16 (37.21%) XML
6 16 (37.21%) CSS3
7 9 (20.93%) Web Services
7 9 (20.93%) LESS
8 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
9 6 (13.95%) CodeIgniter
9 6 (13.95%) LAMP
9 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
9 6 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (13.95%) Laravel
10 5 (11.63%) Flash
10 5 (11.63%) DHTML
10 5 (11.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (58.14%) W3C
2 8 (18.60%) Open Source
3 5 (11.63%) Mobile App
4 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.98%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.33%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Android
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
1 6 (13.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) SEO
2 13 (30.23%) MVC
2 13 (30.23%) Analytics
3 11 (25.58%) TDD
4 10 (23.26%) Content Management
5 9 (20.93%) Web Analytics
6 6 (13.95%) Web Development
6 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
6 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.95%) OO
6 6 (13.95%) Active Record
6 6 (13.95%) OO PHP
7 5 (11.63%) Scrum
8 4 (9.30%) Automated Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Compatibility Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
8 4 (9.30%) Project Management
8 4 (9.30%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (9.30%) User Stories
9 3 (6.98%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) JavaScript
2 25 (58.14%) SQL
3 16 (37.21%) C#
4 11 (25.58%) PHP
5 10 (23.26%) Java
6 6 (13.95%) PHP5
6 6 (13.95%) Objective-C
7 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.98%) Ruby
9 2 (4.65%) ActionScript
9 2 (4.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Interwoven
2 9 (20.93%) Facebook
3 4 (9.30%) Omniture
3 4 (9.30%) Google
3 4 (9.30%) FatWire
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 45,000 plus training and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago