WCAG Jobs in England

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
UK > England

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 6 months to 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 650 866 879
Rank change year-on-year +216 +13 -117
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 114 106 186
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.17% 0.53% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 108 68 100
10th Percentile £40,988 - £22,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £66,250 £51,250
Median % change year-on-year -9.43% +29.27% -24.07%
75th Percentile £85,000 £92,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -16.00%

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England

WCAG 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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 9,725 20,169 18,489
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 14.19% 20.42% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7,221 9,331 11,213
10th Percentile £27,965 £32,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +2.42%

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for WCAG in England

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Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for WCAG in England

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Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing WCAG in England over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

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 6 months to 21 February 2024. 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
Jobs
South East +125 47 £60,000 -29.41% 3
London +180 40 £75,000 +25.00% 15
North of England - 20 £41,774 - 9
North West - 11 £41,774 - 4
Yorkshire - 6 £41,774 - 3
South West +4 3 £57,046 +20.10% 2
North East - 3 £41,774 - 2
Midlands - 2 £41,774 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £41,774 - 1
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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.26%) Moodle
2 5 (4.39%) CMS
3 3 (2.63%) Drupal
3 3 (2.63%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.75%) Confluence
4 2 (1.75%) WordPress
5 1 (0.88%) Totara
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Adobe XD
2 5 (4.39%) Sketch
3 3 (2.63%) InVision
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.88%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.30%) SaaS
2 20 (17.54%) GCP
3 11 (9.65%) AWS
4 9 (7.89%) Azure
5 5 (4.39%) Figma
6 3 (2.63%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (1.75%) Azure API Management
7 2 (1.75%) Azure Key Vault
7 2 (1.75%) Azure Monitor
7 2 (1.75%) Azure Service Bus
7 2 (1.75%) Azure Storage
7 2 (1.75%) Entra ID
7 2 (1.75%) Serverless
8 1 (0.88%) Azure AKS
8 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.88%) Power Automate
8 1 (0.88%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.88%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) Intranet
2 2 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 43 (37.72%) Selenium
2 42 (36.84%) Cypress.io
3 41 (35.96%) Git
4 20 (17.54%) webpack
5 9 (7.89%) Axure RP
6 6 (5.26%) Balsamiq
7 2 (1.75%) JIRA
7 2 (1.75%) Moq
7 2 (1.75%) Postman
7 2 (1.75%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.88%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 28 (24.56%) Public Sector
2 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 7 (6.14%) Social Skills
4 6 (5.26%) Marketing
4 6 (5.26%) Presentation Skills
5 4 (3.51%) Retail
6 3 (2.63%) Finance
7 2 (1.75%) Publishing
8 1 (0.88%) Legal
8 1 (0.88%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (0.88%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 56 (49.12%) Developer
2 44 (38.60%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 39 (34.21%) Senior
4 22 (19.30%) Designer
5 21 (18.42%) Senior Developer
6 20 (17.54%) Front-End Engineer (Client-Side Engineer)
6 20 (17.54%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 17 (14.91%) Interaction Designer
7 17 (14.91%) Senior Front-End Engineer (Client-Side Engineer)
8 6 (5.26%) Consultant
8 6 (5.26%) Lead
8 6 (5.26%) User Experience Consultant
9 4 (3.51%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.51%) UX Designer
10 3 (2.63%) Digital Product Manager
10 3 (2.63%) Digital Product Owner
10 3 (2.63%) Product Manager
10 3 (2.63%) Product Owner
10 3 (2.63%) Umbraco Developer
11 2 (1.75%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (71.05%) CSS
1 81 (71.05%) HTML
2 65 (57.02%) React
3 46 (40.35%) HTML5
4 43 (37.72%) CSS3
5 41 (35.96%) Jest
6 20 (17.54%) GraphQL
6 20 (17.54%) Node.js
6 20 (17.54%) REST
7 3 (2.63%) .NET
7 3 (2.63%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.63%) Entity Framework
7 3 (2.63%) jQuery
8 2 (1.75%) .NET Core
8 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.75%) Next.js
8 2 (1.75%) Swagger
9 1 (0.88%) Playwright
9 1 (0.88%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.91%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (6.14%) Product Ownership
3 5 (4.39%) VLE
4 3 (2.63%) NHS
5 2 (1.75%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.75%) Animation
5 2 (1.75%) Blog
5 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.75%) W3C
6 1 (0.88%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.88%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.88%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (88.60%) Agile
2 64 (56.14%) Front End Development
3 41 (35.96%) Artificial Intelligence
3 41 (35.96%) Computer Science
3 41 (35.96%) Propensity Modelling
4 36 (31.58%) User Experience
5 32 (28.07%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 29 (25.44%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (17.54%) Architectural Patterns
7 20 (17.54%) Coaching
7 20 (17.54%) Mentoring
7 20 (17.54%) Prototyping
7 20 (17.54%) Software Engineering
7 20 (17.54%) Web Application Development
8 17 (14.91%) Analytics
8 17 (14.91%) Interaction Design
8 17 (14.91%) Performance Metrics
8 17 (14.91%) Process Improvement
9 11 (9.65%) User Research
10 10 (8.77%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 62 (54.39%) TypeScript
2 59 (51.75%) JavaScript
3 47 (41.23%) C#
4 46 (40.35%) PHP
5 5 (4.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (47.37%) Degree
2 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.88%) Azure Certification
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (55.26%) Accessibility
2 8 (7.02%) QA
3 5 (4.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 43 (37.72%) Docker
2 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 42 (36.84%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (17.54%) Google
2 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.14%) Adobe
4 3 (2.63%) HP
5 2 (1.75%) Monetate
5 2 (1.75%) Qubit
6 1 (0.88%) Cadence