Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Accessibility (a11y)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 198 198 263
Rank change year-on-year 0 +65 +23
Permanent jobs citing Accessibility 64 22 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.02% 0.51% 0.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.70% 4.43% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 55 17 29
10th Percentile £48,750 £51,750 £41,000
25th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £86,500 £78,650 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +9.09%

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 1,123 497 1,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.92% 11.55% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 998 422 913
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £63,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.36% +1.60%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £94,760
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Accessibility in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 30 (46.88%) User Experience
2 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (32.81%) UX Design
3 21 (32.81%) User Research
4 19 (29.69%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 18 (28.13%) Software Engineering
5 18 (28.13%) CI/CD
6 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
7 14 (21.88%) Figma
7 14 (21.88%) Wireframes
8 13 (20.31%) Sketch
8 13 (20.31%) Test Automation
9 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 12 (18.75%) A/B Testing
10 11 (17.19%) Prototyping
10 11 (17.19%) HTML
10 11 (17.19%) Java
11 10 (15.63%) CSS
11 10 (15.63%) QA
11 10 (15.63%) Service Design
11 10 (15.63%) React
12 9 (14.06%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (14.06%) Product Strategy
12 9 (14.06%) WCAG
12 9 (14.06%) Refactoring
12 9 (14.06%) NHS
13 8 (12.50%) Decision-Making
13 8 (12.50%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
13 8 (12.50%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
13 8 (12.50%) InVision

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 4 (6.25%) SAS
2 3 (4.69%) CMS
2 3 (4.69%) Confluence
3 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Sketch
2 8 (12.50%) InVision
2 8 (12.50%) Marvel
3 4 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.56%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.88%) Figma
2 7 (10.94%) AWS
3 5 (7.81%) Azure
4 4 (6.25%) Bitrise
4 4 (6.25%) Miro
5 3 (4.69%) Azure Logic Apps
5 3 (4.69%) Azure Service Bus
5 3 (4.69%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (4.69%) Microsoft 365
5 3 (4.69%) SaaS
6 2 (3.13%) GCP
6 2 (3.13%) GitHub
6 2 (3.13%) Slack
7 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.56%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.56%) GitHub Actions
7 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) DNS
2 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (1.56%) Blockchain
1 1 (1.56%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.56%) MySQL
1 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Selenium
2 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.25%) JIRA
3 4 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 3 (4.69%) Cypress.io
4 3 (4.69%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.13%) Postman
6 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.56%) JMeter
6 1 (1.56%) NeoLoad
General
1 7 (10.94%) Public Sector
2 6 (9.38%) Local Government
3 5 (7.81%) Marketing
3 5 (7.81%) Retail
4 4 (6.25%) Finance
4 4 (6.25%) Legal
4 4 (6.25%) Publishing
4 4 (6.25%) Social Skills
5 3 (4.69%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.56%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (1.56%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Designer
2 10 (15.63%) UX Designer
3 8 (12.50%) Digital Designer
3 8 (12.50%) Digital Transformation
3 8 (12.50%) Digital UX Designer
3 8 (12.50%) Senior Designer
3 8 (12.50%) Senior Digital Designer
3 8 (12.50%) Senior UX Designer
3 8 (12.50%) Tester
4 7 (10.94%) Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Senior Tester
5 5 (7.81%) Test Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) User Researcher
6 4 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Interaction Designer
7 3 (4.69%) Lead Tester
7 3 (4.69%) QA Leader
7 3 (4.69%) QA Tester
7 3 (4.69%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) HTML
2 10 (15.63%) CSS
2 10 (15.63%) React
3 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 7 (10.94%) Node.js
5 6 (9.38%) GraphQL
6 4 (6.25%) HTML5
6 4 (6.25%) Vue.js
6 4 (6.25%) WireMock
7 3 (4.69%) Express
7 3 (4.69%) NgRx
7 3 (4.69%) REST
7 3 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.69%) Web Services
8 2 (3.13%) GatsbyJS
8 2 (3.13%) JSP
8 2 (3.13%) Next.js
8 2 (3.13%) OSGi
8 2 (3.13%) Spring
8 2 (3.13%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 30 (46.88%) User Experience
2 9 (14.06%) NHS
2 9 (14.06%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (10.94%) Cloud Native
4 6 (9.38%) Virtual Team
5 4 (6.25%) Graphic Design
5 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.69%) Social Media
7 2 (3.13%) W3C
8 1 (1.56%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Android
1 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) User Research
2 21 (32.81%) UX Design
3 19 (29.69%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 18 (28.13%) CI/CD
4 18 (28.13%) Software Engineering
5 14 (21.88%) Wireframes
6 13 (20.31%) Test Automation
7 12 (18.75%) A/B Testing
8 11 (17.19%) Prototyping
9 10 (15.63%) Service Design
10 9 (14.06%) Product Strategy
10 9 (14.06%) Refactoring
11 8 (12.50%) Decision-Making
11 8 (12.50%) Full Stack Development
11 8 (12.50%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 8 (12.50%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
12 7 (10.94%) Front End Development
12 7 (10.94%) Interaction Design
12 7 (10.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
2 11 (17.19%) Java
3 5 (7.81%) Python
4 4 (6.25%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.13%) Apple Swift
5 2 (3.13%) Kotlin
6 1 (1.56%) C
6 1 (1.56%) Go
6 1 (1.56%) Haskell
6 1 (1.56%) PHP
6 1 (1.56%) Ruby
6 1 (1.56%) Scala
6 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) Degree
3 3 (4.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) QA
2 9 (14.06%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Adobe
1 6 (9.38%) NEC
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.13%) Pega
3 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.56%) Google