The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - - 56
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - - 1.47%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
WCAG
South West

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 Somerset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
78 35 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.36% 6.51% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 55 29 52
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

WCAG
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

WCAG Salary Trend in Somerset