Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Section 508 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Section 508 over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Section 508 Amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
UK > England
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 1160 1258
Permanent jobs citing Section 508 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England - 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.014% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
England median annual salary - £42,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.30% +27.06%
UK median annual salary - £42,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year - -21.30% +27.06%

Section 508 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 21,473 20,694 25,569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.03% 12.49% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16,839 16,496 20,418
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,750 £26,748
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Section 508
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Section 508 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Section 508 in England

Section 508
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Section 508 in England.

Salary trend for Section 508 in England