The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 435 424 405
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 9 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.15% 0.094%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.39% 1.30% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 20
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -9.72%
WCAG
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2331 2611 2315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.06% 11.72% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1895 1984 1788
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WCAG
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WCAG Salary Trend in the South East

WCAG
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCAG across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

WCAG Salary Histogram in the South East

WCAG
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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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
Surrey - 6 £36,000 -
Hampshire +7 3 £33,250 +41.48%
WCAG
England

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 21 (95.45%) HTML
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
2 20 (90.91%) jQuery
3 19 (86.36%) HTML5
3 19 (86.36%) Adobe
4 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
5 13 (59.09%) W3C
5 13 (59.09%) Web Development
6 12 (54.55%) Content Management
6 12 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (54.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 11 (50.00%) CMS
7 11 (50.00%) Photoshop
8 8 (36.36%) .NET
8 8 (36.36%) C#
8 8 (36.36%) User Experience
9 7 (31.82%) Section 508
9 7 (31.82%) CSS3
9 7 (31.82%) Windows
9 7 (31.82%) PHP
9 7 (31.82%) SQL
9 7 (31.82%) E-Learning
9 7 (31.82%) Marketing
10 6 (27.27%) WAI
10 6 (27.27%) Graphic Design
10 6 (27.27%) Adobe Captivate
10 6 (27.27%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (27.27%) SCORM
10 6 (27.27%) Programme Management
10 6 (27.27%) Xcode

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (50.00%) CMS
2 5 (22.73%) WordPress
2 5 (22.73%) Moodle
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 6 (27.27%) Adobe Captivate
4 5 (22.73%) MS Office
4 5 (22.73%) Fireworks
4 5 (22.73%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
1 6 (27.27%) Dreamweaver
1 6 (27.27%) Xcode
1 6 (27.27%) Android Studio
2 5 (22.73%) Axure RP
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (31.82%) Marketing
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Web Designer
2 7 (31.82%) Designer
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Designer
3 6 (27.27%) Lead Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Web Designer
3 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Technical Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Front-End Web Developer
5 4 (18.18%) E-Learning Developer
6 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior UI Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.55%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) HTML
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
2 20 (90.91%) jQuery
3 19 (86.36%) HTML5
4 8 (36.36%) .NET
5 7 (31.82%) CSS3
6 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 6 (27.27%) XML
6 6 (27.27%) Flash
7 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.55%) JSON
9 1 (4.55%) DOM
9 1 (4.55%) Web Services
9 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (4.55%) PhoneGap
9 1 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) W3C
2 8 (36.36%) User Experience
3 7 (31.82%) E-Learning
4 6 (27.27%) SCORM
4 6 (27.27%) Graphic Design
4 6 (27.27%) Client/Server
4 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
5 5 (22.73%) Learning Management System
5 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.55%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Mobile
2 6 (27.27%) Android
2 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Web Development
2 12 (54.55%) Content Management
2 12 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (27.27%) Mobile Development
3 6 (27.27%) Web Accessibility
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) Workflow
3 6 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 5 (22.73%) Web Design
4 5 (22.73%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) SEO
4 5 (22.73%) UX Design
5 4 (18.18%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.55%) Change Management
8 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) PHP
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) Objective-C
4 6 (27.27%) Apple Swift
5 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) Section 508
2 6 (27.27%) WAI
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Adobe
2 6 (27.27%) Twitter
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) SumTotal
3 5 (22.73%) Saba
4 1 (4.55%) Facebook
4 1 (4.55%) Callidus