The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% -
WCAG
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
54 67 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.17% 13.27% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 40 49 38
Average salary £35,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £58,250 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%