The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 185 162 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 7 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.40% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.81% 6.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 0
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £34,000 £30,250
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +12.39%
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North West

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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
387 239 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.23% 6.43% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 318 206 235
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WCAG Salary Trend in Manchester

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) DHTML
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XSLT
1 7 (100.00%) XHTML
1 7 (100.00%) W3C
1 7 (100.00%) Intranet
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Ajax
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) LINQ

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Intranet
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) DHTML
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XSLT
1 7 (100.00%) XHTML
1 7 (100.00%) Ajax
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VB.NET