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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - - 202
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -8.21%
WCAG
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
497 433 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.96% 10.02% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 414 345 338
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCAG across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WCAG
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