The first table below looks at the demand for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 843 840 801
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -39
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 53 31 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.028% 0.083%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.43% 0.28% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 48 28 82
Average salary £32,500 £32,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+20.37% -43.15%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12322 10918 11115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.55% 10.01% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9503 8817 9159
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,844 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCAG within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 July 2014 within the UK.

WCAG Salary Histogram in the UK

WCAG
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the UK over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
England -14 53 £32,500 -1.51% 10
South East -13 22 £32,500 +44.44% 3
London -33 19 £42,000 -9.18% 3
Hampshire -1 11 £22,500 - 2
Portsmouth -20 11 £22,500 - 2
Reading - 11 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 11 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £30,000 -
East of England - 5 £30,000 -
South West -7 4 £27,500 -11.29% 3
Manchester +7 3 £36,000 +2.85%
North West +5 3 £36,000 +2.85%
City of London -14 3 £26,000 -45.26% 1
Wiltshire - 3 - - 3
Watford - 3 £30,000 -
Warminster - 2 - - 3
Bristol -1 1 £27,500 -11.29%
Abbots Langley - 1 £55,000 -

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 110 (97.35%) HTML
1 110 (97.35%) CSS
2 109 (96.46%) JavaScript
3 77 (68.14%) jQuery
4 76 (67.26%) HTML5
5 57 (50.44%) CSS3
6 52 (46.02%) C#
7 50 (44.25%) XML
7 50 (44.25%) XHTML
8 49 (43.36%) SQL
9 48 (42.48%) .NET
9 48 (42.48%) ASP.NET
10 45 (39.82%) IIS
11 42 (37.17%) Ajax
12 39 (34.51%) W3C
13 33 (29.20%) .NET Framework
13 33 (29.20%) CMS
14 32 (28.32%) Photoshop
14 32 (28.32%) XSLT
15 29 (25.66%) Sass
16 27 (23.89%) Web Design
16 27 (23.89%) MVC
17 25 (22.12%) SQL Server
18 24 (21.24%) SQL Server 2008
19 23 (20.35%) Fireworks
20 22 (19.47%) Web Development
21 21 (18.58%) Intranet
21 21 (18.58%) Internet
21 21 (18.58%) Adobe
21 21 (18.58%) VB.NET

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 45 (39.82%) IIS
2 33 (29.20%) CMS
3 12 (10.62%) Apache
4 10 (8.85%) Drupal
4 10 (8.85%) Node.js
5 6 (5.31%) concrete5
6 4 (3.54%) TeamSite
7 3 (2.65%) WordPress
8 2 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.77%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 32 (28.32%) Photoshop
2 23 (20.35%) Fireworks
3 17 (15.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.77%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.58%) Intranet
1 21 (18.58%) Internet
2 5 (4.42%) HTTP
3 2 (1.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.12%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (11.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (11.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (10.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (13.27%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (7.08%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.31%) Axure RP
3 6 (5.31%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.54%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.54%) JIRA
4 4 (3.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (2.65%) Firebug
5 3 (2.65%) Fiddler
5 3 (2.65%) Redmine
5 3 (2.65%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.77%) WATIR
6 2 (1.77%) Selenium
7 1 (0.88%) Subversion
7 1 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.88%) Xdebug
General
1 17 (15.04%) Marketing
2 11 (9.73%) Finance
3 10 (8.85%) Advertising
4 2 (1.77%) Publishing
4 2 (1.77%) Retail
4 2 (1.77%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (79.65%) Developer
2 34 (30.09%) Front-End Developer
3 33 (29.20%) Web Developer
4 30 (26.55%) .NET Developer
5 20 (17.70%) .NET Web Developer
6 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (10.62%) Designer
8 9 (7.96%) PHP Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Web Designer
9 8 (7.08%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.19%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.54%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 4 (3.54%) UI Designer
11 4 (3.54%) Node.js Developer
12 3 (2.65%) QA Specialist
12 3 (2.65%) Software Manager
12 3 (2.65%) JSP Developer
12 3 (2.65%) Senior PHP Developer
12 3 (2.65%) Photoshop Designer
12 3 (2.65%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (97.35%) HTML
1 110 (97.35%) CSS
2 77 (68.14%) jQuery
3 76 (67.26%) HTML5
4 57 (50.44%) CSS3
5 50 (44.25%) XHTML
5 50 (44.25%) XML
6 48 (42.48%) ASP.NET
6 48 (42.48%) .NET
7 42 (37.17%) Ajax
8 33 (29.20%) .NET Framework
9 32 (28.32%) XSLT
10 29 (25.66%) Sass
11 21 (18.58%) DHTML
12 20 (17.70%) Flash
13 19 (16.81%) LINQ
14 16 (14.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (12.39%) Web Services
16 13 (11.50%) WSDL
16 13 (11.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (34.51%) W3C
2 5 (4.42%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.65%) Open Source
3 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.77%) RIA
4 2 (1.77%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.88%) Blog
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.88%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.85%) Linux
2 6 (5.31%) Android
2 6 (5.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.89%) MVC
1 27 (23.89%) Web Design
2 22 (19.47%) Web Development
3 19 (16.81%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (14.16%) SEO
4 16 (14.16%) Scrum
5 13 (11.50%) E-Commerce
6 10 (8.85%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (7.96%) TDD
7 9 (7.96%) Content Management
8 8 (7.08%) Analytics
9 7 (6.19%) OO
10 6 (5.31%) Project Management
10 6 (5.31%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.31%) Load Balancing
10 6 (5.31%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.31%) OO PHP
10 6 (5.31%) Active Record
11 5 (4.42%) Waterfall
11 5 (4.42%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 109 (96.46%) JavaScript
2 52 (46.02%) C#
3 49 (43.36%) SQL
4 21 (18.58%) VB.NET
5 17 (15.04%) PHP
6 11 (9.73%) Java
7 6 (5.31%) Objective-C
7 6 (5.31%) PHP5
8 4 (3.54%) Ruby
8 4 (3.54%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.77%) VB
9 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.77%) MCAD
1 2 (1.77%) MCSD
1 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (1.77%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.93%) WAI
2 7 (6.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) Capistrano
2 2 (1.77%) Plesk
3 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (18.58%) Adobe
2 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.31%) Twitter
4 4 (3.54%) Omniture
4 4 (3.54%) Google
4 4 (3.54%) Interwoven
4 4 (3.54%) Facebook
5 2 (1.77%) FatWire
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle
5 2 (1.77%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.88%) Rackspace
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