The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - 231 228
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 0 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.21% 0.034%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.87% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 2
Average salary - £33,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.84%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -1.47%
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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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
785 747 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.34% 11.37% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 623 521 501
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

WCAG Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) W3C
1 3 (100.00%) WAI
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UX Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) W3C
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) WAI