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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 830 922 938
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +16
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 49 40 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.038% 0.035%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.48% 0.32% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 38
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £56,400 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%

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
10263 12497 12785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.45% 11.82% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8138 9870 10099
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +4.76%

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 11 December 2016 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 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +72 45 £35,000 -12.50% 4
South East +68 14 £35,000 +11.11%
London +57 12 £30,000 -41.46% 1
Yorkshire +26 8 £28,500 -28.75% 1
Leeds - 8 £28,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £28,500 - 1
Berkshire +46 7 £35,000 -7.89%
Reading +41 7 £35,000 +12.90%
South West +19 5 £32,500 -14.47%
Hampshire +11 4 £40,000 +25.98%
Portsmouth - 4 £40,000 -
Bristol +20 3 £32,500 -14.47%
Kent - 3 £35,000 -
Chatham - 3 £35,000 -
East of England - 3 £43,500 -
Manchester -21 2 £42,500 +39.34%
North West -23 2 £42,500 +39.34%
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Cheltenham - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
Norwich - 1 £29,500 -
Mansfield - 1 £37,500 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Luton - 1 £57,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £29,500 -
Suffolk - 1 - -

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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 85 (72.65%) CSS
2 82 (70.09%) HTML
3 66 (56.41%) User Experience
4 63 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 54 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (44.44%) Adobe
7 48 (41.03%) Front End Development
8 43 (36.75%) Web Development
9 42 (35.90%) CMS
9 42 (35.90%) Photoshop
10 39 (33.33%) HTML5
11 38 (32.48%) jQuery
12 35 (29.91%) E-Commerce
13 34 (29.06%) Wireframes
14 33 (28.21%) XML
14 33 (28.21%) Content Management
15 32 (27.35%) W3C
15 32 (27.35%) CSS3
16 31 (26.50%) SEO
17 30 (25.64%) Web Design
18 28 (23.93%) Dreamweaver
19 27 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
19 27 (23.08%) Fireworks
19 27 (23.08%) Retail
20 23 (19.66%) Blog
21 22 (18.80%) Git (software)
21 22 (18.80%) Adobe Illustrator
22 21 (17.95%) Asset Management
22 21 (17.95%) Information Architecture
22 21 (17.95%) 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 42 (35.90%) CMS
2 11 (9.40%) IIS
2 11 (9.40%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.40%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (5.98%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (4.27%) Apache Solr
5 5 (4.27%) Drupal
6 4 (3.42%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.56%) WordPress
8 1 (0.85%) Apache
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 42 (35.90%) Photoshop
2 27 (23.08%) Fireworks
3 22 (18.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.85%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (8.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.85%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.84%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) Intranet
2 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.24%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.42%) MySQL
6 3 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.85%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (23.93%) Dreamweaver
2 22 (18.80%) Git (software)
3 21 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (9.40%) JIRA
5 8 (6.84%) Grunt
5 8 (6.84%) Subversion
6 7 (5.98%) Axure RP
6 7 (5.98%) gulp
7 6 (5.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 5 (4.27%) Jasmine
8 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.42%) Bower
9 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.42%) PhpStorm
10 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.56%) Selenium
10 3 (2.56%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.85%) Sublime Text
General
1 27 (23.08%) Retail
2 14 (11.97%) Marketing
3 7 (5.98%) Finance
4 5 (4.27%) Legal
5 4 (3.42%) Publishing
5 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (48.72%) Developer
2 31 (26.50%) Designer
3 28 (23.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 22 (18.80%) Digital Designer
5 17 (14.53%) UI Developer
6 14 (11.97%) E-Commerce Designer
6 14 (11.97%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
7 13 (11.11%) HTML Developer
8 11 (9.40%) Administrator
8 11 (9.40%) SharePoint Administrator
9 7 (5.98%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.98%) Web Designer
9 7 (5.98%) Web Developer
10 6 (5.13%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.13%) Photoshop Designer
10 6 (5.13%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.13%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (72.65%) CSS
2 82 (70.09%) HTML
3 39 (33.33%) HTML5
4 38 (32.48%) jQuery
5 33 (28.21%) XML
6 32 (27.35%) CSS3
7 17 (14.53%) .NET
8 15 (12.82%) ASP.NET
9 14 (11.97%) Sass
10 13 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (11.11%) SOAP
11 11 (9.40%) AngularJS
11 11 (9.40%) DOM
12 10 (8.55%) Ajax
12 10 (8.55%) Backbone.js
12 10 (8.55%) Web Services
13 9 (7.69%) React
14 8 (6.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (5.98%) LESS
15 7 (5.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 66 (56.41%) User Experience
2 32 (27.35%) W3C
3 27 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (19.66%) Blog
5 6 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.56%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.71%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (41.03%) Front End Development
3 43 (36.75%) Web Development
4 35 (29.91%) E-Commerce
5 34 (29.06%) Wireframes
6 33 (28.21%) Content Management
7 31 (26.50%) SEO
8 30 (25.64%) Web Design
9 21 (17.95%) Asset Management
9 21 (17.95%) Data Protection
9 21 (17.95%) Information Architecture
10 18 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (13.68%) Software Engineering
12 14 (11.97%) MVC
13 13 (11.11%) Scrum
14 12 (10.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 11 (9.40%) ITIL
15 11 (9.40%) ITSM
15 11 (9.40%) Mobile First
16 8 (6.84%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 63 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 14 (11.97%) Java
3 11 (9.40%) C#
3 11 (9.40%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.98%) Ruby
5 6 (5.13%) PHP
6 5 (4.27%) SQL
7 4 (3.42%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.56%) C
9 2 (1.71%) ES6
10 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (5.98%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.69%) QA
2 8 (6.84%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) SCOM
2 1 (0.85%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 52 (44.44%) Adobe
2 10 (8.55%) Remedy
3 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.98%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.42%) EPiServer
4 4 (3.42%) OpenText
5 2 (1.71%) HP
6 1 (0.85%) FatWire
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle
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