The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for WCAG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
London / City of London
Rank 214 258 310
Rank change year-on-year +44 +52  
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 5 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.099% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.74% 1.21% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 12
Median salary £42,283 £39,863 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% +9.96%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14%  

WCAG is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 673 989 1330
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 13.31% 13.94% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 626 821 1120
Median salary £59,000 £57,158 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% +6.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing WCAG as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for WCAG in the City of London

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Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCAG in the City of London.

Salary trend for WCAG in the City of London

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Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCAG in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WCAG in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing WCAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) API Development
3 1 (20.00%) RequireJS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) Section 508
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Animation
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT

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Top Related 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5 Canvas
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) RequireJS
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) API Development
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) Section 508
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