Period
to 27 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Accessibility skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Accessibility over the 6 months to 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Accessibility (a11y)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 189 207 231
Rank change year-on-year +18 +24 +57
Permanent jobs citing Accessibility 58 35 112
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.03% 0.64% 1.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.32% 5.75% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 44 30 92
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £42,875
25th Percentile £48,233 £52,813 £55,773
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,750 £60,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.08% -14.29% +33.33%
75th Percentile £83,125 £65,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £75,000 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -11.11% +22.73%

Accessibility is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 917 609 1,384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.33% 11.22% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 789 534 1,181
10th Percentile £42,999 £39,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £47,063 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £101,250 £100,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +8.33%

Accessibility
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Accessibility as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Accessibility in the City of London

Accessibility
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Accessibility in the City of London.

Salary trend for Accessibility in the City of London

Accessibility
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Accessibility in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Accessibility in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, IT jobs citing Accessibility also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Accessibility.

1 33 (56.90%) User Experience
2 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 19 (32.76%) React
5 17 (29.31%) CSS
6 16 (27.59%) HTML
6 16 (27.59%) AngularJS
7 15 (25.86%) Finance
7 15 (25.86%) Social Skills
8 12 (20.69%) CMS
8 12 (20.69%) Marketing
9 11 (18.97%) E-Commerce
9 11 (18.97%) Node.js
9 11 (18.97%) DevOps
10 10 (17.24%) TypeScript
10 10 (17.24%) Front End Development
10 10 (17.24%) QA
10 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (15.52%) Degree
11 9 (15.52%) Cypress.io
11 9 (15.52%) Azure
11 9 (15.52%) Sass
11 9 (15.52%) User Research
12 8 (13.79%) Analytics
12 8 (13.79%) HTML5
12 8 (13.79%) Vue.js
12 8 (13.79%) Personalization
12 8 (13.79%) Jest
12 8 (13.79%) AWS
12 8 (13.79%) Web Development

Accessibility
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (20.69%) CMS
2 5 (8.62%) Drupal
3 4 (6.90%) SAS
4 3 (5.17%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.45%) WordPress
6 1 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.72%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe XD
2 1 (1.72%) Figma
2 1 (1.72%) InVision
2 1 (1.72%) Marvel
2 1 (1.72%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Q-Pulse
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.72%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Azure
2 8 (13.79%) AWS
3 6 (10.34%) GCP
4 4 (6.90%) Bitrise
5 3 (5.17%) SaaS
5 3 (5.17%) Serverless
6 2 (3.45%) IaaS
6 2 (3.45%) npm
6 2 (3.45%) PaaS
7 1 (1.72%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (1.72%) Azure Pipelines
7 1 (1.72%) GitHub
7 1 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) Blockchain
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Cypress.io
2 6 (10.34%) webpack
3 5 (8.62%) Postman
4 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.90%) Jasmine
4 4 (6.90%) Selenium
5 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.17%) Mocha
5 3 (5.17%) Storybook
6 2 (3.45%) gulp
6 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.72%) Gradle
7 1 (1.72%) Grunt
7 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.72%) Maven
7 1 (1.72%) Protractor
7 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
1 15 (25.86%) Social Skills
2 12 (20.69%) Marketing
3 8 (13.79%) Legal
4 5 (8.62%) Retail
5 4 (6.90%) Influencing Skills
6 3 (5.17%) Banking
6 3 (5.17%) Organisational Skills
6 3 (5.17%) Publishing
7 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 1 (1.72%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Developer
2 9 (15.52%) Designer
3 7 (12.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (10.34%) Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Designer
5 5 (8.62%) Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Angular Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Test Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) UX Designer
6 4 (6.90%) Digital Product Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Product Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Customer Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Developer in Test
7 3 (5.17%) Senior UX Designer
7 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.17%) User Experience Researcher
7 3 (5.17%) User Researcher
8 2 (3.45%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.76%) React
2 17 (29.31%) CSS
3 16 (27.59%) AngularJS
3 16 (27.59%) HTML
4 11 (18.97%) Node.js
5 9 (15.52%) Sass
6 8 (13.79%) HTML5
6 8 (13.79%) Jest
6 8 (13.79%) Vue.js
7 7 (12.07%) CSS3
8 5 (8.62%) Enzyme
8 5 (8.62%) Express
9 4 (6.90%) LESS
9 4 (6.90%) Web Services
9 4 (6.90%) WireMock
10 3 (5.17%) koa
10 3 (5.17%) React Native
10 3 (5.17%) Redux
10 3 (5.17%) Semantic HTML
10 3 (5.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 33 (56.90%) User Experience
2 5 (8.62%) Cloud Native
2 5 (8.62%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (8.62%) W3C
3 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.17%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.17%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.17%) Social Media
5 2 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.45%) NHS
6 1 (1.72%) Blog
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.72%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.72%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Android
1 5 (8.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.97%) DevOps
2 11 (18.97%) E-Commerce
3 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (17.24%) Front End Development
4 9 (15.52%) User Research
5 8 (13.79%) Analytics
5 8 (13.79%) Content Management
5 8 (13.79%) Personalization
5 8 (13.79%) Scrum
5 8 (13.79%) Web Development
6 7 (12.07%) Open Source
6 7 (12.07%) Prototyping
6 7 (12.07%) Psychology
6 7 (12.07%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 6 (10.34%) Regression Testing
7 6 (10.34%) SEO
7 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
7 6 (10.34%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) JavaScript
2 10 (17.24%) TypeScript
3 5 (8.62%) ES6
4 4 (6.90%) Java
5 2 (3.45%) Apple Swift
5 2 (3.45%) C#
5 2 (3.45%) ES7
5 2 (3.45%) Kotlin
5 2 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (1.72%) Java 8
6 1 (1.72%) Python
6 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) QA
2 3 (5.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Docker
2 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.72%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Adobe
2 5 (8.62%) Pega
2 5 (8.62%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.45%) Google
3 2 (3.45%) Sage
4 1 (1.72%) Apple
4 1 (1.72%) hybris
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) NetApp
4 1 (1.72%) New Relic
4 1 (1.72%) SAP
4 1 (1.72%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) WooCommerce
4 1 (1.72%) Xero