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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 873 897 933
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +36
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 38 72 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.066% 0.047%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.33% 0.58% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 59 45
Median salary £39,932 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.17% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
11550 12494 13470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.76% 11.39% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9184 9816 10605
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,425 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 29 May 2016 within the UK.

WCAG Salary Histogram in the UK

WCAG
Top 16 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 29 May 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 +13 38 £39,932 -0.17% 10
London +40 24 £42,500 +6.25% 5
City of London +62 10 £39,863 +6.30% 1
East of England +31 8 £40,750 -34.80%
Norfolk - 8 £40,750 -
Norwich - 8 £40,750 -
South West -4 3 £35,000 +62.79% 1
Hammersmith - 3 £47,500 -
Somerset - 3 £35,000 -
Bath - 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +18 2 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Sheffield - 2 £35,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 60 (89.55%) CSS
2 58 (86.57%) JavaScript
3 54 (80.60%) HTML
4 46 (68.66%) jQuery
5 43 (64.18%) User Experience
6 37 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (53.73%) HTML5
8 33 (49.25%) Front End Development
9 26 (38.81%) W3C
10 24 (35.82%) Git (software)
11 23 (34.33%) Photoshop
11 23 (34.33%) Sass
12 22 (32.84%) CMS
12 22 (32.84%) Web Development
13 20 (29.85%) Wireframes
14 18 (26.87%) Subversion
15 17 (25.37%) Degree
15 17 (25.37%) Grunt
16 16 (23.88%) LESS
16 16 (23.88%) Content Management
16 16 (23.88%) Adobe
17 15 (22.39%) Responsive Web Design
18 14 (20.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (20.90%) CSS3
19 13 (19.40%) Web Accessibility
19 13 (19.40%) Adobe Illustrator
20 11 (16.42%) PHP
20 11 (16.42%) Node.js
20 11 (16.42%) Social Media
20 11 (16.42%) Backbone.js

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 22 (32.84%) CMS
2 11 (16.42%) Node.js
3 9 (13.43%) WordPress
4 8 (11.94%) Drupal
5 7 (10.45%) ExpressionEngine
5 7 (10.45%) Joomla!
6 6 (8.96%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 23 (34.33%) Photoshop
2 13 (19.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (11.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.49%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) GitHub
2 2 (2.99%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) Intranet
3 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) MySQL
2 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (35.82%) Git (software)
2 18 (26.87%) Subversion
3 17 (25.37%) Grunt
4 10 (14.93%) gulp
5 8 (11.94%) JIRA
6 7 (10.45%) Bitbucket
7 5 (7.46%) Axure RP
8 3 (4.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (4.48%) git-flow
8 3 (4.48%) Yeoman
9 1 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (8.96%) Interactive Media
1 6 (8.96%) Marketing
2 4 (5.97%) Retail
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Developer
2 21 (31.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (26.87%) Designer
4 16 (23.88%) UX Designer
5 15 (22.39%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (19.40%) UI Designer
7 11 (16.42%) UI/UX Designer
8 10 (14.93%) Development Manager
9 7 (10.45%) Digital Development Manager
10 6 (8.96%) Java Developer
10 6 (8.96%) UI Developer
11 5 (7.46%) Web Developer
12 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
12 4 (5.97%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 4 (5.97%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 4 (5.97%) Technical Leader
13 3 (4.48%) Angular Developer
13 3 (4.48%) Full Stack Developer
13 3 (4.48%) Web Development Manager
13 3 (4.48%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (89.55%) CSS
2 54 (80.60%) HTML
3 46 (68.66%) jQuery
4 36 (53.73%) HTML5
5 23 (34.33%) Sass
6 16 (23.88%) LESS
7 14 (20.90%) CSS3
7 14 (20.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (16.42%) Backbone.js
9 9 (13.43%) XHTML
10 7 (10.45%) CakePHP
10 7 (10.45%) Ember.js
10 7 (10.45%) React
10 7 (10.45%) Underscore.js
11 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
11 6 (8.96%) Spring
12 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.97%) Express
12 4 (5.97%) Meteor
12 4 (5.97%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (64.18%) User Experience
2 26 (38.81%) W3C
3 11 (16.42%) Social Media
4 7 (10.45%) Blog
5 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.96%) Podcast
6 3 (4.48%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.99%) Psychology
8 1 (1.49%) BBC
8 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Apple iOS
1 6 (8.96%) Linux
2 5 (7.46%) Android
3 2 (2.99%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (49.25%) Front End Development
3 22 (32.84%) Web Development
4 20 (29.85%) Wireframes
5 16 (23.88%) Content Management
6 15 (22.39%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (19.40%) Web Accessibility
8 9 (13.43%) Data Protection
8 9 (13.43%) SEO
9 8 (11.94%) Analytics
9 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
9 8 (11.94%) Infographics
9 8 (11.94%) Project Management
10 7 (10.45%) Digital Content Management
10 7 (10.45%) Mobile First
10 7 (10.45%) Open Source
10 7 (10.45%) Web Analytics
11 6 (8.96%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 6 (8.96%) Integration Testing
11 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 58 (86.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (16.42%) PHP
3 8 (11.94%) Java
4 7 (10.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) WAI
2 6 (8.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Adobe
2 7 (10.45%) Zend
3 6 (8.96%) Interwoven
4 4 (5.97%) Facebook
4 4 (5.97%) FatWire
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle
5 3 (4.48%) Omniture
6 2 (2.99%) HP
7 1 (1.49%) ATG
7 1 (1.49%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.49%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.49%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.49%) Google
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Environment Agency
Salary: From £42,915 to £53,995 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Warrington or Weybridge
Environment Agency
Salary: £42,915 - £53,995
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Warrington or Weybridge
Environment Agency
Salary: £42,915 - £53,995
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Adison Group
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Recann
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car
Posted: 11 days ago