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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 427 397 442
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +45
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 3 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.015% 0.064% 0.023%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.66% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 5
Average salary £42,500 £23,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.85% -14.54%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -1.47%
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
2120 1980 2436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.38% 9.78% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1610 1554 2030
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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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 January 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
(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
Buckinghamshire - 3 £42,500 -
WCAG
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 26 (96.30%) HTML
1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
1 26 (96.30%) CSS
1 26 (96.30%) HTML5
2 22 (81.48%) jQuery
3 19 (70.37%) CSS3
4 13 (48.15%) Sass
4 13 (48.15%) Photoshop
5 8 (29.63%) Flash
5 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 8 (29.63%) .NET
5 8 (29.63%) C#
5 8 (29.63%) XML
5 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
5 8 (29.63%) Dreamweaver
5 8 (29.63%) Adobe
6 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
7 6 (22.22%) XHTML
8 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
8 5 (18.52%) IIS
8 5 (18.52%) SOAP
8 5 (18.52%) Web Services
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 5 (18.52%) WSDL
8 5 (18.52%) XSLT
8 5 (18.52%) Fireworks
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (18.52%) Ajax
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 5 (18.52%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) CMS
3 3 (11.11%) Moodle
4 1 (3.70%) TeamSite
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Photoshop
2 5 (18.52%) Fireworks
3 4 (14.81%) Inkscape
3 4 (14.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (11.11%) Adobe Captivate
4 3 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (14.81%) Axure RP
3 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.11%) Xcode
3 3 (11.11%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Designer
4 4 (14.81%) UI Designer
4 4 (14.81%) Lead Designer
5 3 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) E-Learning Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) HTML
1 26 (96.30%) CSS
1 26 (96.30%) HTML5
2 22 (81.48%) jQuery
3 19 (70.37%) CSS3
4 13 (48.15%) Sass
5 8 (29.63%) Flash
5 8 (29.63%) .NET
5 8 (29.63%) XML
5 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
6 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
7 6 (22.22%) XHTML
8 5 (18.52%) SOAP
8 5 (18.52%) Web Services
8 5 (18.52%) WSDL
8 5 (18.52%) XSLT
8 5 (18.52%) Ajax
9 1 (3.70%) LESS
9 1 (3.70%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
1 4 (14.81%) W3C
2 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 3 (11.11%) Graphic Design
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) SCORM
2 3 (11.11%) E-Learning
2 3 (11.11%) Learning Management System
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
1 3 (11.11%) Android
1 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
1 5 (18.52%) Web Design
1 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (14.81%) Information Architecture
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.81%) Content Management
3 3 (11.11%) Workflow
3 3 (11.11%) Web Development
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.70%) Analytics
4 1 (3.70%) Web Analytics
4 1 (3.70%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) PHP
3 3 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) WAI
2 3 (11.11%) Section 508
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Adobe
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) SumTotal
3 3 (11.11%) Saba
4 1 (3.70%) Facebook
4 1 (3.70%) FatWire
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Interwoven