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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 447 466 463
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 1 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% 0.075% 0.068%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.038% 0.61% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 16
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +22.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
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
2639 2640 2686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.66% 12.29% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2140 2086 2052
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,901 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,600 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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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
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 29 April 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
(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
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
WCAG
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) Front End Development
3 12 (85.71%) Sass
3 12 (85.71%) User Experience
3 12 (85.71%) jQuery
4 11 (78.57%) LESS
5 7 (50.00%) Underscore.js
5 7 (50.00%) Backbone.js
5 7 (50.00%) Grunt
5 7 (50.00%) Bitbucket
5 7 (50.00%) gulp
5 7 (50.00%) WAI
5 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (50.00%) CMS
5 7 (50.00%) Subversion
5 7 (50.00%) Photoshop
6 6 (42.86%) HTML5
6 6 (42.86%) Marketing
7 5 (35.71%) MVVM
7 5 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (35.71%) MVC
7 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
7 5 (35.71%) React
7 5 (35.71%) Meteor
7 5 (35.71%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 5 (35.71%) SMACSS
7 5 (35.71%) Node.js
7 5 (35.71%) Express

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (50.00%) CMS
2 5 (35.71%) Node.js
3 4 (28.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (50.00%) Grunt
1 7 (50.00%) gulp
1 7 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
1 13 (92.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Designer
4 2 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 2 (14.29%) UX Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Content Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) jQuery
2 12 (85.71%) Sass
3 11 (78.57%) LESS
4 7 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 7 (50.00%) Underscore.js
5 6 (42.86%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) Ember.js
6 5 (35.71%) Express
6 5 (35.71%) Meteor
6 5 (35.71%) OOCSS
6 5 (35.71%) React
7 4 (28.57%) Ajax
7 4 (28.57%) XHTML
8 2 (14.29%) CSS3
9 1 (7.14%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (7.14%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Front End Development
2 5 (35.71%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) MVVM
2 5 (35.71%) SMACSS
3 4 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Development
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (14.29%) Email Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Infographics
4 2 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe