The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 144 176 179
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.040% 0.030% 0.028%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.38% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +15.15%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
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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
264 384 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.49% 11.50% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 164 221 269
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing WCAG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £37,500 -
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UK

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
1 1 (100.00%) Protractor

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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%) Appium
1 1 (100.00%) Protractor
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB