Period
to 28 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Accessibility (a11y)
UK > England
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 282 391 451
Rank change year-on-year +109 +60 +37
Permanent jobs citing Accessibility 1,350 310 836
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.21% 0.68% 0.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.11% 5.47% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 701 229 621
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,000 £40,052 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £83,750 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -5.00%

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 England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 16,643 5,671 17,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.92% 12.45% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10,696 4,528 13,405
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -

Accessibility
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Accessibility as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Accessibility in England

Accessibility
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Accessibility in England.

Salary trend for Accessibility in England

Accessibility
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Accessibility in England over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Accessibility in England

Accessibility
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Accessibility within the England region over the 6 months to 28 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +113 836 £57,500 -14.81% 109
South East -43 173 £45,000 -10.00% 20
North of England -51 125 £42,500 -2.86% 42
Midlands -70 104 £45,000 -10.00% 29
West Midlands -59 77 £43,500 -13.00% 12
South West -71 63 £50,000 +5.26% 9
North West -46 61 £37,914 -22.63% 20
Yorkshire -80 42 £45,000 +5.88% 14
East of England -73 31 £41,250 -10.81% 8
East Midlands -58 27 £47,500 - 17
North East -16 22 £29,500 -9.23% 8
Accessibility
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for Accessibility.

1 779 (57.70%) JavaScript
2 689 (51.04%) CSS
3 685 (50.74%) HTML
3 685 (50.74%) Agile Software Development
4 648 (48.00%) User Experience
5 631 (46.74%) React
6 380 (28.15%) Node.js
7 361 (26.74%) Front End Development
8 348 (25.78%) Git (software)
9 327 (24.22%) AngularJS
10 320 (23.70%) TypeScript
11 295 (21.85%) Social Skills
12 288 (21.33%) HTML5
13 270 (20.00%) Sass
14 254 (18.81%) AWS
15 249 (18.44%) CSS3
16 247 (18.30%) Vue.js
17 243 (18.00%) Test Automation
17 243 (18.00%) Problem-Solving
18 219 (16.22%) Web Development
19 213 (15.78%) Full Stack Development
20 204 (15.11%) webpack
21 193 (14.30%) DevOps
22 192 (14.22%) Software Engineering
22 192 (14.22%) SEO
23 188 (13.93%) Scrum
24 187 (13.85%) Finance
24 187 (13.85%) ES6
25 176 (13.04%) Azure
26 163 (12.07%) REST

Accessibility
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 143 (10.59%) CMS
2 95 (7.04%) WordPress
3 40 (2.96%) Kentico
4 37 (2.74%) Confluence
4 37 (2.74%) Drupal
5 36 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (2.15%) Umbraco
7 25 (1.85%) Headless CMS
8 23 (1.70%) SharePoint
9 20 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
10 12 (0.89%) Apache
10 12 (0.89%) EPiServer
11 9 (0.67%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.59%) IIS
12 8 (0.59%) SAS
13 7 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (0.52%) Magnolia
13 7 (0.52%) NServiceBus
14 4 (0.30%) Hyperledger
14 4 (0.30%) MODX
Applications
1 117 (8.67%) Figma
2 86 (6.37%) Sketch
3 53 (3.93%) InVision
4 39 (2.89%) Adobe XD
5 37 (2.74%) Photoshop
6 25 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 19 (1.41%) Zeplin
8 16 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
8 16 (1.19%) OmniGraffle
9 14 (1.04%) Chatbot
10 10 (0.74%) MS Visio
11 7 (0.52%) Marvel
12 6 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
12 6 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 6 (0.44%) UXPin
13 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
13 3 (0.22%) Flinto
14 2 (0.15%) GIMP
14 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
15 1 (0.074%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 14 (1.04%) Magento
2 12 (0.89%) Shopify
3 9 (0.67%) WebTrends
4 6 (0.44%) Oracle BRM
4 6 (0.44%) Summit
5 5 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.37%) OpenCart
5 5 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.15%) Q-Pulse
7 1 (0.074%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.074%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.074%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.074%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.074%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 254 (18.81%) AWS
2 176 (13.04%) Azure
3 84 (6.22%) npm
4 79 (5.85%) Serverless
5 76 (5.63%) GCP
6 67 (4.96%) SaaS
7 58 (4.30%) GitHub
8 33 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
9 28 (2.07%) Google Analytics
10 25 (1.85%) Amazon S3
11 22 (1.63%) Yarn
12 21 (1.56%) Azure Functions
13 15 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 14 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
14 14 (1.04%) Cloud Functions
15 12 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
15 12 (0.89%) Firebase
16 11 (0.81%) Amazon EKS
16 11 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
16 11 (0.81%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 61 (4.52%) HTTP
2 25 (1.85%) DNS
3 18 (1.33%) SSL
4 16 (1.19%) Broadband
5 14 (1.04%) Internet
6 6 (0.44%) SSH
7 5 (0.37%) Skype
8 4 (0.30%) Intranet
9 3 (0.22%) LAN
9 3 (0.22%) Network Security
9 3 (0.22%) VPN
10 2 (0.15%) DHCP
10 2 (0.15%) FTP
10 2 (0.15%) NAS
10 2 (0.15%) SAN
10 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.074%) Firewall
11 1 (0.074%) MQTT
11 1 (0.074%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 94 (6.96%) MySQL
3 60 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (2.59%) Big Data
5 30 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 27 (2.00%) NoSQL
7 22 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
7 22 (1.63%) Redis
8 20 (1.48%) MongoDB
9 19 (1.41%) Relational Database
10 9 (0.67%) Metadata
11 8 (0.59%) Blockchain
11 8 (0.59%) Data Mining
11 8 (0.59%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.52%) Power BI
12 7 (0.52%) SQL Server 2019
13 6 (0.44%) Looker
13 6 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 348 (25.78%) Git (software)
2 204 (15.11%) webpack
3 101 (7.48%) Cypress.io
4 100 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 93 (6.89%) JIRA
6 87 (6.44%) gulp
7 75 (5.56%) Selenium
8 57 (4.22%) Babel
9 56 (4.15%) Storybook
10 46 (3.41%) Axure RP
11 41 (3.04%) Visual Studio
12 35 (2.59%) Bitbucket
13 32 (2.37%) Cucumber
14 31 (2.30%) Jasmine
15 29 (2.15%) GitLab
15 29 (2.15%) Grunt
15 29 (2.15%) Mocha
15 29 (2.15%) MSI
15 29 (2.15%) WiX
16 28 (2.07%) PostCSS
General
1 295 (21.85%) Social Skills
2 187 (13.85%) Finance
3 157 (11.63%) Marketing
4 134 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
5 89 (6.59%) Retail
6 71 (5.26%) Legal
7 62 (4.59%) Public Sector
8 45 (3.33%) Games
9 42 (3.11%) Presentation Skills
10 38 (2.81%) Influencing Skills
11 34 (2.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 34 (2.52%) Publishing
12 32 (2.37%) Banking
13 24 (1.78%) Manufacturing
14 18 (1.33%) Law
14 18 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 16 (1.19%) Organisational Skills
16 14 (1.04%) Telecoms
17 11 (0.81%) Back Office
18 10 (0.74%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 572 (42.37%) Developer
2 228 (16.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 150 (11.11%) Designer
4 134 (9.93%) Senior Developer
5 113 (8.37%) Full Stack Developer
6 104 (7.70%) UX Designer
7 81 (6.00%) Software Engineer
8 60 (4.44%) Analyst
9 58 (4.30%) UI Designer
10 49 (3.63%) Web Developer
11 47 (3.48%) UI/UX Designer
12 44 (3.26%) React Developer
13 42 (3.11%) JavaScript Developer
13 42 (3.11%) Senior Software Engineer
14 41 (3.04%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 37 (2.74%) Senior Full Stack Developer
16 34 (2.52%) Software Developer
16 34 (2.52%) UI Developer
17 30 (2.22%) Administrator
18 29 (2.15%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 689 (51.04%) CSS
2 685 (50.74%) HTML
3 631 (46.74%) React
4 380 (28.15%) Node.js
5 327 (24.22%) AngularJS
6 288 (21.33%) HTML5
7 270 (20.00%) Sass
8 249 (18.44%) CSS3
9 247 (18.30%) Vue.js
10 163 (12.07%) REST
11 162 (12.00%) GraphQL
12 143 (10.59%) .NET
13 140 (10.37%) Jest
14 99 (7.33%) Web Services
15 94 (6.96%) LESS
16 91 (6.74%) Redux
17 80 (5.93%) RESTful
18 78 (5.78%) Next.js
19 59 (4.37%) jQuery
19 59 (4.37%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 648 (48.00%) User Experience
2 104 (7.70%) Mobile App
3 94 (6.96%) Self-Motivation
4 66 (4.89%) W3C
5 56 (4.15%) Data Structures
6 46 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
7 38 (2.81%) Algorithms
8 37 (2.74%) Management Information System
9 34 (2.52%) Web 2.0
10 32 (2.37%) Client/Server
10 32 (2.37%) Cloud Native
10 32 (2.37%) Greenfield Project
11 30 (2.22%) Animation
12 29 (2.15%) Virtual Team
13 19 (1.41%) Blog
14 14 (1.04%) NHS
14 14 (1.04%) Reinsurance
15 13 (0.96%) Social Media
16 12 (0.89%) BBC
16 12 (0.89%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 72 (5.33%) Windows
2 56 (4.15%) Android
2 56 (4.15%) Apple iOS
3 42 (3.11%) Linux
4 13 (0.96%) Unix
5 9 (0.67%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.59%) Solaris
7 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.074%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (50.74%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (26.74%) Front End Development
3 243 (18.00%) Problem-Solving
3 243 (18.00%) Test Automation
4 219 (16.22%) Web Development
5 213 (15.78%) Full Stack Development
6 193 (14.30%) DevOps
7 192 (14.22%) SEO
7 192 (14.22%) Software Engineering
8 188 (13.93%) Scrum
9 137 (10.15%) TDD
9 137 (10.15%) User Research
10 135 (10.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 134 (9.93%) E-Commerce
11 134 (9.93%) Web Accessibility
12 132 (9.78%) Analytics
13 127 (9.41%) Mentoring
14 125 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
15 122 (9.04%) Responsive Web Design
16 113 (8.37%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 779 (57.70%) JavaScript
2 320 (23.70%) TypeScript
3 187 (13.85%) ES6
4 141 (10.44%) Java
5 140 (10.37%) C#
6 133 (9.85%) PHP
7 131 (9.70%) Python
8 129 (9.56%) SQL
9 59 (4.37%) T-SQL
10 58 (4.30%) Go
11 30 (2.22%) Ruby
12 29 (2.15%) C
13 28 (2.07%) Clojure
14 26 (1.93%) ES7
15 21 (1.56%) C++
16 19 (1.41%) Kotlin
17 18 (1.33%) Apple Swift
18 14 (1.04%) Objective-C
19 13 (0.96%) Elixir
20 9 (0.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 156 (11.56%) Degree
2 35 (2.59%) Security Cleared
3 34 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 24 (1.78%) SC Cleared
5 22 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
6 17 (1.26%) PhD
7 16 (1.19%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.30%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.22%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.15%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.074%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.074%) ISEB
12 1 (0.074%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.074%) MBA
12 1 (0.074%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (11.11%) QA
2 109 (8.07%) WCAG
3 19 (1.41%) Data Quality
4 17 (1.26%) WAI
5 6 (0.44%) GDPR
6 5 (0.37%) NEBOSH
6 5 (0.37%) SLA
6 5 (0.37%) TickIT
7 4 (0.30%) PSD2
8 3 (0.22%) HL7
8 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.074%) DICOM
9 1 (0.074%) GRC
9 1 (0.074%) IEC 62304
9 1 (0.074%) ISO 13485
9 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 155 (11.48%) Docker
2 17 (1.26%) ISA Server
3 6 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.15%) Firmware
5 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.074%) QEMU
6 1 (0.074%) Varnish
6 1 (0.074%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.074%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 84 (6.22%) Kubernetes
2 17 (1.26%) Terraform
3 7 (0.52%) Argo
4 6 (0.44%) Prometheus
5 4 (0.30%) Ansible
5 4 (0.30%) Istio
5 4 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.15%) Grafana
6 2 (0.15%) SCOM
7 1 (0.074%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.074%) FlexNet
7 1 (0.074%) Kibana
7 1 (0.074%) logstash
7 1 (0.074%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.074%) SCCM
7 1 (0.074%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.074%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.074%) WSUS
7 1 (0.074%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 140 (10.37%) Adobe
2 118 (8.74%) Google
3 109 (8.07%) Microsoft
4 32 (2.37%) Oracle
5 31 (2.30%) Sitecore
6 21 (1.56%) Mercator
7 17 (1.26%) SAP
7 17 (1.26%) Sony
8 16 (1.19%) Atlassian
9 13 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.81%) HubSpot
11 10 (0.74%) Optimizely
12 8 (0.59%) Facebook
13 7 (0.52%) New Relic
13 7 (0.52%) WooCommerce
14 6 (0.44%) Bloomberg
14 6 (0.44%) Hotjar
15 5 (0.37%) Apple
15 5 (0.37%) Cadence
15 5 (0.37%) hybris