Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Accessibility (a11y)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 184 172 254
Rank change year-on-year -12 +82 +36
Permanent jobs citing Accessibility 64 21 81
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.08% 0.59% 0.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.11% 5.13% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 54 20 60
10th Percentile £46,398 " £41,925
25th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £58,943
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +33.33%
75th Percentile £84,375 £73,125 £82,500
90th Percentile £89,250 £75,125 £86,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% -7.41% +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 1,048 409 1,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.63% 11.42% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 936 352 1,085
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £51,250 £48,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 18 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Accessibility in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 31 (48.44%) User Experience
2 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 16 (25.00%) React
5 14 (21.88%) QA
5 14 (21.88%) User Research
6 12 (18.75%) HTML
6 12 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 11 (17.19%) Cypress.io
7 11 (17.19%) Java
7 11 (17.19%) CSS
7 11 (17.19%) Finance
7 11 (17.19%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 10 (15.63%) Front End Development
9 9 (14.06%) Fintech
9 9 (14.06%) Test Strategy
9 9 (14.06%) DevOps
9 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
9 9 (14.06%) Retail
9 9 (14.06%) Marketing
9 9 (14.06%) Degree
9 9 (14.06%) WCAG
9 9 (14.06%) Social Skills
10 8 (12.50%) Bitrise
10 8 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 8 (12.50%) SAS
10 8 (12.50%) TypeScript
10 8 (12.50%) Node.js

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 8 (12.50%) SAS
2 6 (9.38%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.56%) Confluence
3 1 (1.56%) Drupal
3 1 (1.56%) Headless CMS
3 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Figma
1 5 (7.81%) InVision
1 5 (7.81%) Marvel
1 5 (7.81%) Sketch
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.56%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Q-Pulse
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.56%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Bitrise
2 7 (10.94%) Azure
3 6 (9.38%) AWS
4 3 (4.69%) GCP
4 3 (4.69%) SaaS
4 3 (4.69%) Serverless
5 1 (1.56%) Azure Logic Apps
5 1 (1.56%) Azure Pipelines
5 1 (1.56%) Azure Service Bus
5 1 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.56%) GitHub
5 1 (1.56%) IaaS
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Cypress.io
2 7 (10.94%) Postman
3 6 (9.38%) Selenium
4 4 (6.25%) webpack
5 3 (4.69%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.69%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.13%) JIRA
6 2 (3.13%) Mocha
6 2 (3.13%) Storybook
6 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.56%) Gradle
7 1 (1.56%) gulp
7 1 (1.56%) JMeter
7 1 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.56%) Maven
7 1 (1.56%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.56%) Protractor
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Marketing
2 9 (14.06%) Retail
2 9 (14.06%) Social Skills
3 7 (10.94%) Legal
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Influencing Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Public Sector
4 2 (3.13%) Publishing
5 1 (1.56%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) Designer
3 10 (15.63%) Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Test Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Senior Designer
4 9 (14.06%) UX Designer
5 7 (10.94%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Senior UX Designer
6 6 (9.38%) Tester
7 5 (7.81%) Digital Designer
7 5 (7.81%) Digital Transformation
7 5 (7.81%) Digital UX Designer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Digital Designer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Tester
8 4 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.25%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Web Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) React
2 12 (18.75%) AngularJS
2 12 (18.75%) HTML
3 11 (17.19%) CSS
4 8 (12.50%) Node.js
4 8 (12.50%) WireMock
5 6 (9.38%) Express
5 6 (9.38%) HTML5
5 6 (9.38%) Vue.js
6 5 (7.81%) GraphQL
6 5 (7.81%) Jest
6 5 (7.81%) Sass
6 5 (7.81%) Web Services
7 4 (6.25%) Enzyme
7 4 (6.25%) GatsbyJS
7 4 (6.25%) koa
7 4 (6.25%) REST
7 4 (6.25%) Spring
8 3 (4.69%) CSS3
8 3 (4.69%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 31 (48.44%) User Experience
2 8 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (10.94%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.81%) W3C
5 4 (6.25%) Cloud Native
6 3 (4.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (3.13%) Social Media
8 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Android
1 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 14 (21.88%) User Research
4 11 (17.19%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 10 (15.63%) Front End Development
6 9 (14.06%) DevOps
6 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
6 9 (14.06%) Fintech
6 9 (14.06%) Test Strategy
7 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 8 (12.50%) Prototyping
8 7 (10.94%) A/B Testing
8 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.94%) Scrum
9 6 (9.38%) Cognitive Psychology
9 6 (9.38%) Psychology
9 6 (9.38%) Regression Testing
9 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.38%) Web Accessibility
9 6 (9.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 11 (17.19%) Java
3 8 (12.50%) TypeScript
4 6 (9.38%) Python
5 4 (6.25%) Apple Swift
5 4 (6.25%) Kotlin
6 2 (3.13%) ES6
6 2 (3.13%) Ruby
7 1 (1.56%) C
7 1 (1.56%) ES7
7 1 (1.56%) Go
7 1 (1.56%) Haskell
7 1 (1.56%) Java 8
7 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.88%) QA
2 9 (14.06%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Docker
1 2 (3.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Adobe
2 3 (4.69%) Pega
2 3 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.13%) Sage
4 1 (1.56%) Apple
4 1 (1.56%) hybris
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) New Relic
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) WooCommerce
4 1 (1.56%) Xero