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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 905 910 936
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 32 64 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.058% 0.051%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% 0.51% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 44
Median salary £39,863 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.34% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.85%

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
12059 12545 13315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.76% 11.36% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9584 9792 10442
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,150
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 5 May 2016 within the UK.

WCAG Salary Histogram in the UK

WCAG
Top 19 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 5 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 -1 32 £39,863 -0.34% 5
London +18 24 £39,863 -0.34% 3
City of London +45 11 £39,863 +13.89% 1
East of England 0 4 £40,000 -38.46%
Norwich - 4 £40,000 -
Norfolk - 4 £40,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 £47,500 - 1
South East +7 1 £37,500 -12.79%
Yorkshire +6 1 £35,000 -
South West -4 1 £35,000 +62.79% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £37,500 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Bath - 1 £35,000 - 1
Sheffield - 1 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Somerset - 1 £35,000 - 1

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 66 (92.96%) CSS
2 64 (90.14%) JavaScript
3 62 (87.32%) HTML
4 53 (74.65%) jQuery
5 46 (64.79%) User Experience
6 42 (59.15%) HTML5
7 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (54.93%) Front End Development
9 30 (42.25%) W3C
10 29 (40.85%) Sass
11 27 (38.03%) CMS
12 26 (36.62%) Git (software)
13 25 (35.21%) LESS
14 22 (30.99%) Web Development
15 20 (28.17%) Subversion
15 20 (28.17%) Photoshop
16 19 (26.76%) Adobe
17 18 (25.35%) Grunt
18 17 (23.94%) CSS3
19 16 (22.54%) Content Management
19 16 (22.54%) Responsive Web Design
20 15 (21.13%) Degree
21 14 (19.72%) Web Accessibility
21 14 (19.72%) XHTML
21 14 (19.72%) Project Management
21 14 (19.72%) Social Media
21 14 (19.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 13 (18.31%) SEO
22 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
23 12 (16.90%) 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 27 (38.03%) CMS
2 12 (16.90%) Node.js
2 12 (16.90%) WordPress
3 8 (11.27%) Drupal
4 7 (9.86%) ExpressionEngine
4 7 (9.86%) Joomla!
5 4 (5.63%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 20 (28.17%) Photoshop
2 12 (16.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (15.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.41%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) GitHub
2 1 (1.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) Intranet
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) MySQL
2 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (36.62%) Git (software)
2 20 (28.17%) Subversion
3 18 (25.35%) Grunt
4 11 (15.49%) gulp
5 9 (12.68%) Bitbucket
6 7 (9.86%) JIRA
7 3 (4.23%) Axure RP
8 2 (2.82%) git-flow
8 2 (2.82%) Yeoman
9 1 (1.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (12.68%) Marketing
2 7 (9.86%) Interactive Media
3 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.23%) Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) Advertising
5 2 (2.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Developer
2 29 (40.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 20 (28.17%) Designer
3 20 (28.17%) JavaScript Developer
4 17 (23.94%) UX Designer
5 12 (16.90%) UI Designer
6 10 (14.08%) Development Manager
7 9 (12.68%) UI/UX Designer
8 7 (9.86%) Digital Development Manager
8 7 (9.86%) Web Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Technical Leader
9 6 (8.45%) UI Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (7.04%) HTML CSS Developer
10 5 (7.04%) HTML Developer
11 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
12 3 (4.23%) Web Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (92.96%) CSS
2 62 (87.32%) HTML
3 53 (74.65%) jQuery
4 42 (59.15%) HTML5
5 29 (40.85%) Sass
6 25 (35.21%) LESS
7 17 (23.94%) CSS3
8 14 (19.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (19.72%) XHTML
9 12 (16.90%) Backbone.js
10 9 (12.68%) Underscore.js
11 7 (9.86%) CakePHP
11 7 (9.86%) Ember.js
11 7 (9.86%) React
12 6 (8.45%) Ajax
13 5 (7.04%) Express
13 5 (7.04%) Meteor
13 5 (7.04%) OOCSS
14 4 (5.63%) Hibernate
14 4 (5.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 46 (64.79%) User Experience
2 30 (42.25%) W3C
3 14 (19.72%) Social Media
4 10 (14.08%) Blog
5 9 (12.68%) Podcast
6 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.23%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.82%) BBC
8 2 (2.82%) NHS
8 2 (2.82%) Psychology
9 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.04%) Android
3 4 (5.63%) Linux
4 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (54.93%) Front End Development
3 22 (30.99%) Web Development
4 16 (22.54%) Content Management
4 16 (22.54%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (19.72%) Project Management
5 14 (19.72%) Web Accessibility
6 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
6 13 (18.31%) SEO
7 11 (15.49%) Analytics
7 11 (15.49%) Infographics
7 11 (15.49%) Web Analytics
8 10 (14.08%) Mobile First
9 9 (12.68%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 9 (12.68%) Progressive Enhancement
9 9 (12.68%) Service Design
10 7 (9.86%) Data Protection
10 7 (9.86%) Digital Content Management
10 7 (9.86%) Open Source
11 6 (8.45%) Cross-Browser Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (90.14%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.08%) PHP
3 5 (7.04%) SQL
4 4 (5.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) WAI
2 4 (5.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Adobe
2 8 (11.27%) Interwoven
3 7 (9.86%) Zend
4 5 (7.04%) Omniture
5 4 (5.63%) Facebook
5 4 (5.63%) FatWire
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle
6 1 (1.41%) ATG
6 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.41%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.41%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.41%) Google
6 1 (1.41%) HP
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