The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - 159 -
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.032% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +5.97%
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UK

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
299 372 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.12% 12.09% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 179 222 213
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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Salary Trend in Scotland

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

WCAG Salary Trend in Scotland

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) gulp
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) gulp
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google