The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - 222 233
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.037% 0.053%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.34% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £22,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.53%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -8.21%
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
523 590 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.66% 10.96% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 406 464 638
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WCAG
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WCAG Salary Trend in the South West