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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 845 919 947
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +28
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 66 62 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.057% 0.046%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.56% 0.49% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 49 53 49
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,300 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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
11740 12717 13277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.99% 11.60% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9280 10012 10329
Median salary £50,000 £46,377 £46,945
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% -1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 30 July 2016 within the UK.

WCAG Salary Histogram in the UK

WCAG
Top 26 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 30 July 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 +40 66 £40,000 +14.28% 6
London +42 35 £41,250 -7.30% 3
East of England +31 13 £39,250 +42.72% 1
Norfolk - 13 £39,250 -
Norwich - 11 £36,750 -
City of London +65 7 £65,000 +54.76%
South West +1 7 £35,000 +16.66%
Bristol +19 5 - -
South East +14 5 £42,500 +18.05%
Hampshire 0 5 £42,500 +27.81%
Southampton -4 4 - -
Yorkshire +38 3 £35,000 -22.22%
South Yorkshire +16 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Sheffield - 3 £35,000 -
West Midlands 0 2 £29,500 -12.59% 1
Bath - 2 £35,000 -
Somerset - 2 £35,000 -
North West +20 1 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Worcestershire +9 1 £24,000 -28.88%
Worcester +2 1 £24,000 -28.88%
Southport - 1 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £35,000 -
Warwick - 1 £35,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £47,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £42,500 -

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 71 (73.96%) CSS
2 66 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 65 (67.71%) HTML
4 51 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (51.04%) User Experience
6 45 (46.88%) jQuery
7 40 (41.67%) W3C
8 38 (39.58%) HTML5
9 35 (36.46%) Front End Development
10 29 (30.21%) Photoshop
11 26 (27.08%) Wireframes
11 26 (27.08%) Git (software)
12 24 (25.00%) Adobe
13 23 (23.96%) Web Development
14 20 (20.83%) E-Commerce
15 19 (19.79%) Subversion
15 19 (19.79%) Software Engineering
16 18 (18.75%) CMS
16 18 (18.75%) JIRA
17 17 (17.71%) Degree
17 17 (17.71%) Java
18 15 (15.63%) Content Management
18 15 (15.63%) Web Accessibility
18 15 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
18 15 (15.63%) Sass
19 14 (14.58%) Retail
20 13 (13.54%) CSS3
21 12 (12.50%) Data Protection
21 12 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
21 12 (12.50%) QA

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 18 (18.75%) CMS
2 8 (8.33%) Drupal
2 8 (8.33%) WordPress
3 7 (7.29%) Apache Solr
3 7 (7.29%) ExpressionEngine
3 7 (7.29%) Joomla!
4 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (30.21%) Photoshop
2 12 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
4 5 (5.21%) Fireworks
5 4 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (2.08%) MS Office
7 1 (1.04%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Adobe Analytics
1 8 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.21%) SQL Server
1 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (27.08%) Git (software)
2 19 (19.79%) Subversion
3 18 (18.75%) JIRA
4 11 (11.46%) Grunt
5 6 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (5.21%) Axure RP
7 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (3.13%) git-flow
8 3 (3.13%) gulp
8 3 (3.13%) Yeoman
9 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.08%) Selenium
9 2 (2.08%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (14.58%) Retail
2 9 (9.38%) Marketing
2 9 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.17%) Interactive Media
4 3 (3.13%) Finance
5 2 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (33.33%) Developer
2 21 (21.88%) Designer
2 21 (21.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (15.63%) UI Designer
4 11 (11.46%) UI Developer
5 10 (10.42%) UX Designer
6 9 (9.38%) Development Manager
6 9 (9.38%) Technical Leader
6 9 (9.38%) UI/UX Designer
7 8 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Digital Development Manager
8 7 (7.29%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Interface Designer
9 6 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Administrator
10 4 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
10 4 (4.17%) HTML Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Java Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) SharePoint Administrator
10 4 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (73.96%) CSS
2 65 (67.71%) HTML
3 45 (46.88%) jQuery
4 38 (39.58%) HTML5
5 15 (15.63%) Sass
6 13 (13.54%) CSS3
7 11 (11.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (10.42%) XHTML
9 8 (8.33%) JSP
10 7 (7.29%) CakePHP
10 7 (7.29%) DOM
10 7 (7.29%) Hibernate
10 7 (7.29%) Node.js
10 7 (7.29%) Spring
11 6 (6.25%) XML
12 4 (4.17%) Ajax
12 4 (4.17%) AngularJS
12 4 (4.17%) React
13 3 (3.13%) Compass CSS Framework
13 3 (3.13%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (51.04%) User Experience
2 40 (41.67%) W3C
3 7 (7.29%) Blog
3 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.21%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.17%) Social Media
6 3 (3.13%) Psychology
7 2 (2.08%) Podcast
8 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.29%) Linux
2 4 (4.17%) Android
2 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.13%) Mac OS X
3 3 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (36.46%) Front End Development
3 26 (27.08%) Wireframes
4 23 (23.96%) Web Development
5 20 (20.83%) E-Commerce
6 19 (19.79%) Software Engineering
7 15 (15.63%) Content Management
7 15 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
7 15 (15.63%) Web Accessibility
8 12 (12.50%) Data Protection
9 11 (11.46%) Resource Management
9 11 (11.46%) Workflow
9 11 (11.46%) Workflow Management
10 10 (10.42%) Web Design
11 9 (9.38%) SEO
12 8 (8.33%) Information Architecture
13 7 (7.29%) Integration Testing
13 7 (7.29%) Open Source
13 7 (7.29%) Prototyping
13 7 (7.29%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 66 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 17 (17.71%) Java
3 11 (11.46%) PHP
4 7 (7.29%) SQL
5 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.08%) C
7 1 (1.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (17.71%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (4.17%) WAI
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) SCOM
2 3 (3.13%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 24 (25.00%) Adobe
2 7 (7.29%) Zend
3 4 (4.17%) Remedy
4 3 (3.13%) HP
4 3 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.08%) Facebook
5 2 (2.08%) FatWire
5 2 (2.08%) Interwoven
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle
6 1 (1.04%) ATG
6 1 (1.04%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.04%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.04%) Omniture
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