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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - - 165
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.032%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year
- +35.92%
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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
381 308 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.00% 7.63% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 219 198 141
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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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

WCAG
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 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior UI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior UI Designer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP