The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 862 893
Rank change year-on-year +45 +31  
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 48 52 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.057% 0.056% 0.061%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.47% 0.43% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 51
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £32,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,450 £65,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +4.47%  

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 England with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10136 12046 13091
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.13% 13.04% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9746 12179 12806
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,770 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £77,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for WCAG in England

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Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for WCAG in England

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Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCAG in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WCAG in England

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Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +32 25 £47,500 - 4
South East +53 10 £30,500 -
North of England -4 5 £35,000 - 1
Midlands +16 4 £45,000 +52.54%
Yorkshire +6 4 £35,000 - 1
South West -11 4 £33,750 -3.57%
East Midlands - 4 £45,000 -
North West -35 1 - -
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UK

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

1 61 (72.62%) HTML
2 58 (69.05%) CSS
2 58 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (59.52%) JavaScript
4 39 (46.43%) Sass
5 37 (44.05%) User Experience
6 34 (40.48%) AngularJS
7 29 (34.52%) REST
8 27 (32.14%) jQuery
9 25 (29.76%) HTML5
10 23 (27.38%) gulp
10 23 (27.38%) Test Automation
10 23 (27.38%) Scrum
11 22 (26.19%) TDD
11 22 (26.19%) DOM
12 21 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 21 (25.00%) Backbone.js
13 20 (23.81%) W3C
14 19 (22.62%) webpack
15 18 (21.43%) Node.js
15 18 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (21.43%) JSON
15 18 (21.43%) SOAP
16 17 (20.24%) HTTP
17 16 (19.05%) Grunt
17 16 (19.05%) XML
18 15 (17.86%) CMS
18 15 (17.86%) Unit Testing
18 15 (17.86%) Ajax
18 15 (17.86%) Front End Development

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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 15 (17.86%) CMS
2 11 (13.10%) IIS
3 7 (8.33%) Drupal
4 3 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.38%) WordPress
6 1 (1.19%) Apache
6 1 (1.19%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.19%) nginx
6 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.95%) InfoPath
3 3 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.57%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.38%) GitHub
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.24%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) MySQL
3 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (27.38%) gulp
2 21 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 19 (22.62%) webpack
4 16 (19.05%) Grunt
5 14 (16.67%) PostCSS
6 11 (13.10%) Visual Studio
7 6 (7.14%) Bower
7 6 (7.14%) JIRA
7 6 (7.14%) Protractor
7 6 (7.14%) Selenium
8 5 (5.95%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (5.95%) Eclipse
8 5 (5.95%) Jenkins
8 5 (5.95%) PhpStorm
9 4 (4.76%) Axure RP
9 4 (4.76%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.38%) JUnit
10 2 (2.38%) RSpec
10 2 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (9.52%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Legal
2 6 (7.14%) Publishing
3 5 (5.95%) Local Government
3 5 (5.95%) Marketing
4 4 (4.76%) Electronics
4 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.38%) Games
6 1 (1.19%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (60.71%) Developer
2 19 (22.62%) UI Developer
3 18 (21.43%) HTML Developer
4 17 (20.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 17 (20.24%) HTML CSS Developer
4 17 (20.24%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (13.10%) Architect
5 11 (13.10%) Technical Architect
6 7 (8.33%) Angular Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Designer
7 6 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Digital Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (4.76%) Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (4.76%) Programmer
9 4 (4.76%) Test Leader
10 3 (3.57%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (72.62%) HTML
2 58 (69.05%) CSS
3 39 (46.43%) Sass
4 34 (40.48%) AngularJS
5 29 (34.52%) REST
6 27 (32.14%) jQuery
7 25 (29.76%) HTML5
8 22 (26.19%) DOM
9 21 (25.00%) Backbone.js
10 18 (21.43%) JSON
10 18 (21.43%) Node.js
10 18 (21.43%) SOAP
11 16 (19.05%) XML
12 15 (17.86%) Ajax
13 14 (16.67%) .NET
14 12 (14.29%) CSS3
15 11 (13.10%) Redux
15 11 (13.10%) SVG
16 10 (11.90%) Web Services
17 8 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (44.05%) User Experience
2 20 (23.81%) W3C
3 12 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.95%) Animation
4 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.76%) Fintech
6 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.38%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.10%) Windows
2 6 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.38%) Scrum
2 23 (27.38%) Test Automation
3 22 (26.19%) TDD
4 18 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (17.86%) Front End Development
5 15 (17.86%) Unit Testing
6 14 (16.67%) Analytics
6 14 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 13 (15.48%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (14.29%) Coaching
9 11 (13.10%) Content Management
9 11 (13.10%) E-Commerce
9 11 (13.10%) Risk Assessment
9 11 (13.10%) Web Development
10 9 (10.71%) BDD
10 9 (10.71%) Mobile First
10 9 (10.71%) MVC
10 9 (10.71%) SEO
11 8 (9.52%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 50 (59.52%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.33%) C#
2 7 (8.33%) Java
2 7 (8.33%) TypeScript
3 6 (7.14%) PHP
4 5 (5.95%) ES6
5 4 (4.76%) Ruby
6 3 (3.57%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) ECMAScript
7 2 (2.38%) Scala
8 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.19%) SQL
8 1 (1.19%) XPath
8 1 (1.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) DBS Check
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) QA
1 6 (7.14%) Section 508
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.95%) Adobe
3 4 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (1.19%) Civica
4 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum amazing benefits packages
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Rullion
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum DOE + Great corporate benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago