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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
UK / England
Rank 801 911 875
Rank change year-on-year +110 -36  
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 33 31 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.042% 0.032% 0.067%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.34% 0.24% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 41
Median salary £42,283 £39,932 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -0.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14%  

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 9632 12786 12489
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.22% 13.19% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7651 10195 9756
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

WCAG
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing WCAG as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 26 March 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 26 March 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
South East +69 14 £33,750 +3.84% 1
London +61 7 £42,283 -4.98% 3
South West - 5 - -
North West - 3 £42,500 -
East Midlands +8 2 £55,000 -
North East - 2 £40,000 -
WCAG
UK

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 58 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (69.23%) HTML
2 54 (69.23%) CSS
3 50 (64.10%) User Experience
4 43 (55.13%) JavaScript
5 30 (38.46%) Adobe
6 29 (37.18%) CMS
7 28 (35.90%) HTML5
8 27 (34.62%) SEO
9 25 (32.05%) CSS3
10 24 (30.77%) jQuery
11 23 (29.49%) Front End Development
12 22 (28.21%) Content Management
13 21 (26.92%) W3C
14 20 (25.64%) Scrum
14 20 (25.64%) Mobile First
14 20 (25.64%) Sass
15 19 (24.36%) DOM
16 18 (23.08%) E-Commerce
16 18 (23.08%) Web Development
17 17 (21.79%) Photoshop
18 16 (20.51%) XML
19 14 (17.95%) .NET
19 14 (17.95%) AngularJS
19 14 (17.95%) Responsive Web Design
19 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
20 13 (16.67%) SOAP
20 13 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
21 12 (15.38%) Legal
21 12 (15.38%) MVC

WCAG
Top Related 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 29 (37.18%) CMS
2 8 (10.26%) IIS
3 6 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (6.41%) EPiServer
5 4 (5.13%) Drupal
5 4 (5.13%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.28%) Apache
8 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Photoshop
2 13 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (12.82%) Fireworks
4 2 (2.56%) InDesign
5 1 (1.28%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) MySQL
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (12.82%) Dreamweaver
2 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.26%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.97%) Grunt
4 7 (8.97%) gulp
4 7 (8.97%) Selenium
5 5 (6.41%) JIRA
5 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.13%) Axure RP
7 3 (3.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.85%) PhpStorm
8 2 (2.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.56%) git-flow
8 2 (2.56%) JUnit
8 2 (2.56%) RSpec
8 2 (2.56%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (15.38%) Legal
2 10 (12.82%) Publishing
3 8 (10.26%) Finance
3 8 (10.26%) Retail
4 7 (8.97%) Marketing
5 2 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (61.54%) Developer
2 21 (26.92%) JavaScript Developer
3 19 (24.36%) HTML CSS Developer
3 19 (24.36%) HTML Developer
3 19 (24.36%) UI Developer
4 18 (23.08%) Designer
4 18 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (10.26%) Digital Designer
6 7 (8.97%) Content Designer
7 5 (6.41%) E-Commerce Designer
7 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Web Designer
8 4 (5.13%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.85%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.85%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Content Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (69.23%) CSS
1 54 (69.23%) HTML
2 28 (35.90%) HTML5
3 25 (32.05%) CSS3
4 24 (30.77%) jQuery
5 20 (25.64%) Sass
6 19 (24.36%) DOM
7 16 (20.51%) XML
8 14 (17.95%) .NET
8 14 (17.95%) AngularJS
9 13 (16.67%) SOAP
10 12 (15.38%) Backbone.js
11 11 (14.10%) REST
12 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET
12 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (7.69%) JSON
13 6 (7.69%) Node.js
13 6 (7.69%) Web Services
13 6 (7.69%) XSLT
14 5 (6.41%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (64.10%) User Experience
2 21 (26.92%) W3C
3 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (12.82%) Blog
5 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.85%) Animation
8 2 (2.56%) Fintech
8 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.28%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.62%) SEO
3 23 (29.49%) Front End Development
4 22 (28.21%) Content Management
5 20 (25.64%) Mobile First
5 20 (25.64%) Scrum
6 18 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 18 (23.08%) Web Development
7 14 (17.95%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (15.38%) MVC
8 12 (15.38%) Wireframes
9 11 (14.10%) TDD
10 10 (12.82%) Data Protection
10 10 (12.82%) Web Accessibility
10 10 (12.82%) Web Design
11 9 (11.54%) Information Architecture
12 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (10.26%) Kanban
12 8 (10.26%) Open Source
12 8 (10.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.13%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.97%) Java
3 5 (6.41%) C#
4 4 (5.13%) PHP
4 4 (5.13%) Ruby
5 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.56%) Python
5 2 (2.56%) Scala
6 1 (1.28%) ES6
6 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 4 (5.13%) WAI
3 3 (3.85%) Section 508
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (38.46%) Adobe
2 6 (7.69%) Sitecore
3 5 (6.41%) OpenText
4 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.56%) Remedy
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39333.00 - £45232.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, Yorkshire
Hull City Council
Salary: £30,480 - £33,106 per annum (37 hrs per week)
Posted: 4 days ago