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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 248 253 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.029% 0.014% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
773 741 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.20% 10.49% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 612 536 453
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

WCAG
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

WCAG
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

WCAG
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +10 1 £50,000 +108.33%
South Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
WCAG
England

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) W3C
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Adobe
5 3 (42.86%) SaaS
5 3 (42.86%) LESS
5 3 (42.86%) Semantic HTML
5 3 (42.86%) Ajax
5 3 (42.86%) XHTML
5 3 (42.86%) UX Design
6 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
6 2 (28.57%) EPiServer
6 2 (28.57%) WordPress
6 2 (28.57%) WAI
6 2 (28.57%) Intranet
6 2 (28.57%) SEO
6 2 (28.57%) CMS
6 2 (28.57%) OpenText
6 2 (28.57%) RedDot
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
7 1 (14.29%) Mobile First
7 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
1 2 (28.57%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) UI Developer
2 3 (42.86%) UX Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Interaction Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
1 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) LESS
3 3 (42.86%) Semantic HTML
3 3 (42.86%) XHTML
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (85.71%) W3C
3 1 (14.29%) Psychology
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) UX Design
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
3 2 (28.57%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile First
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) WAI
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) OpenText
2 2 (28.57%) RedDot
2 2 (28.57%) EPiServer