Period
to 27 July 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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Accessibility (a11y)
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 292 430 479
Rank change year-on-year +138 +49 -4
Permanent jobs citing Accessibility 1,162 413 835
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.16% 0.64% 0.62%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.35% 4.93% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 612 315 594
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £29,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £39,691 £35,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,750 £50,000 £48,291
% change year-on-year +5.50% +3.54% +1.66%

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 13,912 8,381 19,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.93% 13.00% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9,009 6,558 14,252
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £28,569
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £54,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.92% +9.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,038 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £54,102 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.05% +5.00% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +156 712 £62,500 +4.17% 96
South East +6 135 £52,500 +16.67% 27
North of England -48 105 £47,500 +14.22% 39
South West -19 97 £50,000 +20.18% 22
Midlands -21 78 £45,000 -5.26% 23
West Midlands -40 50 £43,500 -13.00% 17
North West -3 48 £50,000 +16.73% 17
Yorkshire -62 48 £47,500 +26.67% 12
East Midlands -28 28 £47,500 +5.56% 6
East of England -39 23 £40,000 -30.43% 5
North East -20 9 £45,000 -12.62% 10
Accessibility
UK

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 England region with a requirement for Accessibility.

1 675 (58.09%) JavaScript
2 625 (53.79%) Agile Software Development
3 607 (52.24%) HTML
4 584 (50.26%) CSS
5 566 (48.71%) User Experience
6 532 (45.78%) React
7 350 (30.12%) Node.js
7 350 (30.12%) Front End Development
8 334 (28.74%) Git (software)
9 292 (25.13%) AngularJS
10 283 (24.35%) Sass
11 268 (23.06%) TypeScript
11 268 (23.06%) Social Skills
12 240 (20.65%) HTML5
13 224 (19.28%) Vue.js
14 202 (17.38%) Web Development
15 199 (17.13%) AWS
16 196 (16.87%) Test Automation
16 196 (16.87%) ES6
17 190 (16.35%) Scrum
18 189 (16.27%) CSS3
19 184 (15.83%) DevOps
20 174 (14.97%) webpack
21 169 (14.54%) Problem-Solving
22 155 (13.34%) Azure
23 154 (13.25%) REST
24 153 (13.17%) Finance
25 149 (12.82%) .NET
26 148 (12.74%) SEO
27 143 (12.31%) E-Commerce

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
1 137 (11.79%) CMS
2 76 (6.54%) WordPress
3 41 (3.53%) Confluence
4 37 (3.18%) Kentico
5 33 (2.84%) Drupal
6 23 (1.98%) Headless CMS
7 22 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
8 21 (1.81%) Umbraco
9 17 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
10 16 (1.38%) SharePoint
11 11 (0.95%) EPiServer
12 10 (0.86%) Apache
12 10 (0.86%) IIS
13 9 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.34%) Hyperledger
14 4 (0.34%) MODX
14 4 (0.34%) SAS
14 4 (0.34%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.26%) ColdFusion
15 3 (0.26%) Magnolia
Applications
1 61 (5.25%) Sketch
2 53 (4.56%) Figma
3 37 (3.18%) Photoshop
4 23 (1.98%) InVision
5 18 (1.55%) OmniGraffle
6 17 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
7 15 (1.29%) Zeplin
8 13 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 11 (0.95%) Adobe XD
9 11 (0.95%) Chatbot
10 9 (0.77%) MS Visio
10 9 (0.77%) UXPin
11 6 (0.52%) GIMP
11 6 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 5 (0.43%) Inkscape
12 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
13 4 (0.34%) Fireworks
13 4 (0.34%) Flinto
13 4 (0.34%) InDesign
13 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (1.12%) Magento
2 12 (1.03%) Shopify
3 5 (0.43%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (0.26%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.17%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.17%) Q-Pulse
5 2 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.17%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.086%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.086%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.086%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.086%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.086%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.086%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 199 (17.13%) AWS
2 155 (13.34%) Azure
3 82 (7.06%) Serverless
4 75 (6.45%) GCP
5 73 (6.28%) npm
6 44 (3.79%) AWS Lambda
7 42 (3.61%) SaaS
8 31 (2.67%) Azure Functions
9 30 (2.58%) GitHub
10 27 (2.32%) Yarn
11 26 (2.24%) Firebase
12 24 (2.07%) Cloud Functions
13 14 (1.20%) IaaS
13 14 (1.20%) PaaS
14 11 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 11 (0.95%) BrowserStack
14 11 (0.95%) Google Analytics
14 11 (0.95%) Power Platform
15 9 (0.77%) Fastly
15 9 (0.77%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.53%) HTTP
2 17 (1.46%) Internet
3 15 (1.29%) DNS
3 15 (1.29%) SSL
4 12 (1.03%) Broadband
5 11 (0.95%) SSH
6 8 (0.69%) Intranet
7 5 (0.43%) IKE
8 3 (0.26%) Skype
9 2 (0.17%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.17%) FTP
9 2 (0.17%) MQTT
9 2 (0.17%) NFC
9 2 (0.17%) RFID
9 2 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.086%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.086%) LAN
10 1 (0.086%) NAS
10 1 (0.086%) WAN
10 1 (0.086%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 67 (5.77%) MySQL
3 35 (3.01%) Big Data
4 28 (2.41%) NoSQL
4 28 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (1.89%) MongoDB
6 16 (1.38%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (0.95%) Power BI
9 10 (0.86%) Looker
10 9 (0.77%) Redis
11 8 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (0.60%) Data Mining
12 7 (0.60%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.52%) Blockchain
13 6 (0.52%) SQL Server 2019
13 6 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 334 (28.74%) Git (software)
2 174 (14.97%) webpack
3 103 (8.86%) gulp
4 97 (8.35%) JIRA
5 87 (7.49%) Jenkins
6 72 (6.20%) Cypress.io
7 68 (5.85%) Selenium
8 54 (4.65%) Visual Studio
9 51 (4.39%) Babel
10 46 (3.96%) Storybook
11 40 (3.44%) MSI
11 40 (3.44%) WiX
12 34 (2.93%) Mocha
13 33 (2.84%) Axure RP
14 31 (2.67%) Cucumber
15 30 (2.58%) Jasmine
16 26 (2.24%) Bower
16 26 (2.24%) Grunt
17 25 (2.15%) JUnit
18 22 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 268 (23.06%) Social Skills
2 153 (13.17%) Finance
3 134 (11.53%) Marketing
4 90 (7.75%) Public Sector
5 88 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
6 83 (7.14%) Retail
7 46 (3.96%) Legal
8 41 (3.53%) Publishing
9 35 (3.01%) Banking
10 33 (2.84%) Games
11 32 (2.75%) Manufacturing
12 27 (2.32%) Influencing Skills
12 27 (2.32%) Presentation Skills
13 21 (1.81%) Organisational Skills
13 21 (1.81%) Telecoms
14 19 (1.64%) Automotive
15 18 (1.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 14 (1.20%) Back Office
17 12 (1.03%) Electronics
18 10 (0.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 528 (45.44%) Developer
2 226 (19.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 139 (11.96%) Senior Developer
4 107 (9.21%) Full Stack Developer
5 106 (9.12%) Designer
6 64 (5.51%) UX Designer
7 63 (5.42%) Software Engineer
8 52 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
8 52 (4.48%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 48 (4.13%) Web Developer
10 45 (3.87%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 41 (3.53%) Analyst
12 35 (3.01%) React Developer
13 31 (2.67%) UI Developer
14 29 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
14 29 (2.50%) Software Developer
14 29 (2.50%) UI Designer
15 28 (2.41%) User Researcher
16 26 (2.24%) Angular Developer
16 26 (2.24%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 607 (52.24%) HTML
2 584 (50.26%) CSS
3 532 (45.78%) React
4 350 (30.12%) Node.js
5 292 (25.13%) AngularJS
6 283 (24.35%) Sass
7 240 (20.65%) HTML5
8 224 (19.28%) Vue.js
9 189 (16.27%) CSS3
10 154 (13.25%) REST
11 149 (12.82%) .NET
12 132 (11.36%) GraphQL
13 121 (10.41%) Jest
14 100 (8.61%) Web Services
15 87 (7.49%) LESS
16 83 (7.14%) Next.js
17 69 (5.94%) RESTful
18 68 (5.85%) JSON
19 59 (5.08%) SVG
20 56 (4.82%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 566 (48.71%) User Experience
2 100 (8.61%) Self-Motivation
3 95 (8.18%) Mobile App
4 47 (4.04%) W3C
5 45 (3.87%) Client/Server
6 40 (3.44%) Web 2.0
7 34 (2.93%) Cloud Native
8 33 (2.84%) Data Structures
9 31 (2.67%) Algorithms
9 31 (2.67%) Virtual Team
10 24 (2.07%) NHS
11 19 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
12 15 (1.29%) Animation
13 14 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (1.20%) Reinsurance
14 12 (1.03%) Blog
15 10 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
15 10 (0.86%) Management Information System
15 10 (0.86%) Renewable Energy
15 10 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 78 (6.71%) Windows
2 42 (3.61%) Linux
3 31 (2.67%) Android
3 31 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 13 (1.12%) Unix
5 10 (0.86%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.60%) Solaris
7 1 (0.086%) CentOS
7 1 (0.086%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 625 (53.79%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (30.12%) Front End Development
3 202 (17.38%) Web Development
4 196 (16.87%) Test Automation
5 190 (16.35%) Scrum
6 184 (15.83%) DevOps
7 169 (14.54%) Problem-Solving
8 148 (12.74%) SEO
9 143 (12.31%) E-Commerce
10 131 (11.27%) Software Engineering
11 129 (11.10%) TDD
12 127 (10.93%) User Research
13 124 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
14 120 (10.33%) Web Accessibility
15 116 (9.98%) Mentoring
16 111 (9.55%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
17 109 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
18 103 (8.86%) Unit Testing
19 99 (8.52%) BDD
20 96 (8.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 675 (58.09%) JavaScript
2 268 (23.06%) TypeScript
3 196 (16.87%) ES6
4 130 (11.19%) C#
5 127 (10.93%) PHP
6 123 (10.59%) Java
7 113 (9.72%) SQL
8 107 (9.21%) Python
9 50 (4.30%) T-SQL
10 41 (3.53%) Go
11 27 (2.32%) Ruby
12 19 (1.64%) Kotlin
13 17 (1.46%) Apple Swift
13 17 (1.46%) ES7
14 16 (1.38%) Clojure
15 14 (1.20%) C
16 12 (1.03%) Java 8
17 10 (0.86%) C++
18 9 (0.77%) Elixir
19 7 (0.60%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 136 (11.70%) Degree
2 34 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 27 (2.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 19 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 14 (1.20%) ISTQB
6 14 (1.20%) PhD
7 10 (0.86%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.17%) ISEB
11 1 (0.086%) CAPM
11 1 (0.086%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.086%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.086%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.086%) PMP
11 1 (0.086%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.086%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (8.69%) QA
2 79 (6.80%) WCAG
3 13 (1.12%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.95%) WAI
5 8 (0.69%) GDPR
6 7 (0.60%) TickIT
7 6 (0.52%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.26%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.17%) HL7
10 1 (0.086%) GRC
10 1 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 127 (10.93%) Docker
2 14 (1.20%) ISA Server
3 5 (0.43%) LXC
4 2 (0.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.17%) Firmware
4 2 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.17%) Varnish
5 1 (0.086%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.086%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.086%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 70 (6.02%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.12%) Terraform
3 7 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.26%) Argo
5 2 (0.17%) SCOM
6 1 (0.086%) FlexNet
6 1 (0.086%) Kibana
6 1 (0.086%) logstash
6 1 (0.086%) Puppet
6 1 (0.086%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.086%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 102 (8.78%) Google
2 88 (7.57%) Adobe
3 85 (7.31%) Microsoft
4 25 (2.15%) Mercator
5 22 (1.89%) Atlassian
6 21 (1.81%) SAP
6 21 (1.81%) Sony
7 20 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (1.72%) Sitecore
8 11 (0.95%) Oracle
8 11 (0.95%) Pega
9 10 (0.86%) New Relic
10 7 (0.60%) Cadence
10 7 (0.60%) Samsung
11 6 (0.52%) Optimizely
11 6 (0.52%) Splunk
12 5 (0.43%) hybris
12 5 (0.43%) WooCommerce
13 4 (0.34%) Alias
13 4 (0.34%) IBM