The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 237 222 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.032% 0.070% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £29,500 £33,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.59% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
816 591 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.26% 10.42% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 558 465 407
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing WCAG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCAG across the West Midlands region.

WCAG Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCAG across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

WCAG Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Worcestershire +1 1 £24,000 -28.88%
Warwickshire - 1 £35,000 -
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England

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) ECDL
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Psychology
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Blog

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Auditor
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Psychology
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ECDL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft