The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
UK
Rank 801 908 923
Rank change year-on-year
+107 +15
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 40 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.030% 0.040%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.40% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 26
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,435 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10083 13521 13272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.16% 13.25% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8027 10696 10188
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,900 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WCAG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WCAG
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCAG within the UK.

WCAG Salary Trend in the UK

WCAG
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCAG over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 within the UK.

WCAG Salary Histogram in the UK

WCAG
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +91 22 £38,750 +3.33% 1
South East +64 11 £37,500 +15.38%
Chatham - 6 £37,500 -
Kent - 6 £37,500 -
Hampshire +24 5 - -
Southampton - 5 - -
Manchester - 3 £42,500 -
North West - 3 £42,500 -
North East - 2 £40,000 -
East of England - 2 £29,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £40,000 -
London +64 1 £42,283 -23.12% 1
City of London +41 1 £42,283 -33.93%
Yorkshire +31 1 £29,000 -27.50%
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
South West - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £29,500 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £42,283 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 £29,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £55,000 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £29,000 -
Swindon - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £29,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing WCAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for WCAG.

1 72 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (68.69%) User Experience
3 57 (57.58%) HTML
4 56 (56.57%) CSS
5 47 (47.47%) CMS
6 46 (46.46%) SEO
7 40 (40.40%) JavaScript
7 40 (40.40%) Content Management
8 36 (36.36%) Adobe
9 33 (33.33%) Mobile First
10 28 (28.28%) Legal
10 28 (28.28%) Web Development
11 27 (27.27%) HTML5
11 27 (27.27%) Front End Development
12 26 (26.26%) CSS3
12 26 (26.26%) Web Accessibility
12 26 (26.26%) Publishing
13 25 (25.25%) Photoshop
13 25 (25.25%) XML
14 24 (24.24%) E-Commerce
14 24 (24.24%) jQuery
14 24 (24.24%) Wireframes
15 22 (22.22%) Service Design
15 22 (22.22%) Customer Insight
16 20 (20.20%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (20.20%) Web Design
16 20 (20.20%) .NET
17 19 (19.19%) Fireworks
17 19 (19.19%) Dreamweaver
18 18 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (47.47%) CMS
2 17 (17.17%) Umbraco
3 11 (11.11%) IIS
4 8 (8.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 6 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (5.05%) Drupal
6 5 (5.05%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.02%) WordPress
8 1 (1.01%) Apache
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 25 (25.25%) Photoshop
2 19 (19.19%) Fireworks
3 16 (16.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.02%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) Intranet
2 1 (1.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.04%) MySQL
6 3 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.01%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (19.19%) Dreamweaver
2 18 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 8 (8.08%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.08%) Selenium
5 7 (7.07%) Grunt
5 7 (7.07%) gulp
6 6 (6.06%) Axure RP
6 6 (6.06%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 6 (6.06%) Visual Studio
7 5 (5.05%) JIRA
8 4 (4.04%) Bower
8 4 (4.04%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.04%) Jasmine
8 4 (4.04%) PhpStorm
9 3 (3.03%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.03%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.02%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.02%) RSpec
10 2 (2.02%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (28.28%) Legal
2 26 (26.26%) Publishing
3 14 (14.14%) Retail
4 8 (8.08%) Marketing
5 5 (5.05%) Finance
6 2 (2.02%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (46.46%) Developer
2 33 (33.33%) Designer
3 19 (19.19%) Digital Designer
4 17 (17.17%) Content Designer
4 17 (17.17%) JavaScript Developer
5 16 (16.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (14.14%) HTML CSS Developer
6 14 (14.14%) HTML Developer
6 14 (14.14%) UI Developer
7 10 (10.10%) E-Commerce Designer
8 7 (7.07%) C# Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Content Manager
8 7 (7.07%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Web Designer
9 6 (6.06%) .NET Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Administrator
9 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.06%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (57.58%) HTML
2 56 (56.57%) CSS
3 27 (27.27%) HTML5
4 26 (26.26%) CSS3
5 25 (25.25%) XML
6 24 (24.24%) jQuery
7 20 (20.20%) .NET
8 16 (16.16%) SOAP
9 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET
9 15 (15.15%) Sass
10 14 (14.14%) AngularJS
10 14 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (13.13%) DOM
12 11 (11.11%) REST
13 10 (10.10%) Backbone.js
14 9 (9.09%) Node.js
14 9 (9.09%) Web Services
15 7 (7.07%) Ajax
15 7 (7.07%) React
15 7 (7.07%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 68 (68.69%) User Experience
2 20 (20.20%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (16.16%) Blog
3 16 (16.16%) W3C
4 10 (10.10%) Management Information System
5 9 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.03%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.01%) Animation
8 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.01%) Fintech
8 1 (1.01%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (46.46%) SEO
3 40 (40.40%) Content Management
4 33 (33.33%) Mobile First
5 28 (28.28%) Web Development
6 27 (27.27%) Front End Development
7 26 (26.26%) Web Accessibility
8 24 (24.24%) E-Commerce
8 24 (24.24%) Wireframes
9 22 (22.22%) Customer Insight
9 22 (22.22%) Service Design
10 20 (20.20%) Web Design
11 18 (18.18%) Scrum
12 16 (16.16%) Data Protection
12 16 (16.16%) MVC
13 14 (14.14%) Asset Management
13 14 (14.14%) Information Architecture
13 14 (14.14%) Responsive Web Design
13 14 (14.14%) Semiotics
14 11 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 40 (40.40%) JavaScript
2 12 (12.12%) C#
3 8 (8.08%) Java
3 8 (8.08%) Ruby
4 6 (6.06%) PHP
4 6 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.04%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.03%) Python
7 2 (2.02%) Scala
8 1 (1.01%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (4.04%) Degree
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) WAI
2 4 (4.04%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) Section 508
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (36.36%) Adobe
2 8 (8.08%) Sitecore
3 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.05%) OpenText
4 5 (5.05%) Remedy
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39333.00 - £45232.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago