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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 163 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.029% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £33,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
WCAG
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
366 283 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.65% 8.92% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 239 151 171
Average salary £39,500 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £24,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £58,600
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 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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Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Glasgow - 1 £33,000 -
WCAG
UK

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) UI Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript