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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 881 894 933
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +39
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 52 64 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.058% 0.047%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.45% 0.51% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41 52 50
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,400 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%

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
11555 12438 13434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.74% 11.36% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9225 9790 10445
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 June 2016 within the UK.

WCAG Salary Histogram in the UK

WCAG
Top 25 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 28 June 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 +23 52 £40,000 - 5
London +17 25 £47,500 +11.76% 1
East of England +39 12 £40,000 -8.57% 2
Norfolk - 12 £40,000 - 2
Norwich - 11 £40,000 - 1
South West -4 8 £35,000 +16.66% 1
City of London +57 7 £57,500 +36.90%
Bristol +18 5 - -
Somerset - 3 £35,000 -
Hammersmith - 3 £47,500 -
Bath - 3 £35,000 -
South East +32 2 - -
Yorkshire +28 2 £35,000 -22.22%
South Yorkshire +18 2 £35,000 -12.50%
West Midlands -11 2 £29,500 -12.59%
Hampshire - 2 - -
Southampton - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 £35,000 -
North West +18 1 £40,000 +39.13% 1
Worcestershire +6 1 £24,000 -28.88%
Worcester -7 1 £24,000 -28.88%
Warwickshire - 1 £35,000 -
Warwick - 1 £35,000 -
Southport - 1 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 -

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 66 (78.57%) CSS
2 64 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 59 (70.24%) HTML
4 45 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (53.57%) jQuery
5 42 (50.00%) HTML5
6 41 (48.81%) User Experience
7 34 (40.48%) Front End Development
8 32 (38.10%) W3C
9 28 (33.33%) Photoshop
10 24 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 23 (27.38%) Wireframes
12 21 (25.00%) CMS
12 21 (25.00%) Web Development
13 20 (23.81%) Subversion
14 19 (22.62%) Adobe
15 18 (21.43%) Degree
16 17 (20.24%) Sass
17 16 (19.05%) CSS3
17 16 (19.05%) Content Management
18 15 (17.86%) Grunt
19 14 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
19 14 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
19 14 (16.67%) JIRA
19 14 (16.67%) Java
20 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
20 13 (15.48%) LESS
21 12 (14.29%) QA
21 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
21 12 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator

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 21 (25.00%) CMS
2 8 (9.52%) Drupal
2 8 (9.52%) WordPress
3 7 (8.33%) Apache Solr
3 7 (8.33%) ExpressionEngine
3 7 (8.33%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 28 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 12 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (5.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
5 2 (2.38%) MS Office
6 1 (1.19%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) GitHub
2 5 (5.95%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) MySQL
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 20 (23.81%) Subversion
3 15 (17.86%) Grunt
4 14 (16.67%) JIRA
5 8 (9.52%) gulp
6 5 (5.95%) Axure RP
6 5 (5.95%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (3.57%) git-flow
7 3 (3.57%) Yeoman
8 2 (2.38%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.38%) Selenium
8 2 (2.38%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.38%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.95%) Interactive Media
3 4 (4.76%) Marketing
3 4 (4.76%) Retail
4 3 (3.57%) Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Finance
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (35.71%) Developer
2 21 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (21.43%) Designer
4 16 (19.05%) UI Designer
5 13 (15.48%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (13.10%) UX Designer
7 10 (11.90%) Development Manager
7 10 (11.90%) UI/UX Designer
8 7 (8.33%) Digital Development Manager
8 7 (8.33%) Java Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Technical Leader
9 6 (7.14%) Interface Designer
9 6 (7.14%) UI Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 3 (3.57%) Angular Developer
12 3 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
12 3 (3.57%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (78.57%) CSS
2 59 (70.24%) HTML
3 45 (53.57%) jQuery
4 42 (50.00%) HTML5
5 17 (20.24%) Sass
6 16 (19.05%) CSS3
7 13 (15.48%) LESS
8 11 (13.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (11.90%) Node.js
10 8 (9.52%) Backbone.js
10 8 (9.52%) XHTML
11 7 (8.33%) CakePHP
11 7 (8.33%) Hibernate
11 7 (8.33%) React
11 7 (8.33%) Spring
12 6 (7.14%) Ember.js
13 5 (5.95%) DOM
13 5 (5.95%) JSP
13 5 (5.95%) Underscore.js
14 4 (4.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (48.81%) User Experience
2 32 (38.10%) W3C
3 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.14%) Social Media
5 5 (5.95%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.57%) Blog
6 3 (3.57%) Psychology
6 3 (3.57%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.38%) Podcast
8 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Linux
2 5 (5.95%) Android
2 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.57%) Mac OS X
3 3 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.48%) Front End Development
3 23 (27.38%) Wireframes
4 21 (25.00%) Web Development
5 16 (19.05%) Content Management
6 14 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
7 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
8 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 11 (13.10%) Analytics
10 10 (11.90%) Prototyping
10 10 (11.90%) SEO
10 10 (11.90%) Web Analytics
11 9 (10.71%) Data Protection
12 8 (9.52%) Resource Management
12 8 (9.52%) Workflow
12 8 (9.52%) Workflow Management
13 7 (8.33%) Digital Content Management
13 7 (8.33%) Integration Testing
13 7 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 64 (76.19%) JavaScript
2 14 (16.67%) Java
3 11 (13.10%) PHP
4 7 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) ECDL
2 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.29%) QA
2 8 (9.52%) WAI
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) TeamSite
2 2 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (22.62%) Adobe
2 7 (8.33%) Zend
3 6 (7.14%) Interwoven
4 5 (5.95%) FatWire
5 4 (4.76%) Facebook
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle
6 3 (3.57%) Omniture
7 2 (2.38%) HP
7 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.38%) Remedy
8 1 (1.19%) ATG
8 1 (1.19%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.19%) EPiServer
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