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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -9.72%
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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
572 453 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.31% 8.29% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 435 374 382
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,925
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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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

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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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Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing WCAG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCAG.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) W3C
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing WCAG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) UX Designer
1 4 (100.00%) Designer
2 2 (50.00%) UI/UX Designer
2 2 (50.00%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) W3C
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript