The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - 253 -
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.045% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
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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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
690 712 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.92% 10.67% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 543 587 635
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing WCAG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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Salary Trend in the North West

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

WCAG Salary Trend in the North West

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Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing WCAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Multivariate Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Axure RP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Multivariate Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe