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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - - 61
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £33,750 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +40.62%
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
34 31 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.44% 5.26% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 65
Average salary £33,738 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.46% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -