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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Accessibility (a11y)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 158 159 177
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18 +41
Permanent jobs citing Accessibility 93 43 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.64% 1.10% 0.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.27% 9.19% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 51 38 25
10th Percentile £38,037 £32,500 £36,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £39,121
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,112 £52,500 £40,671
Median % change year-on-year +1.17% +29.08% -18.66%
75th Percentile £59,170 £63,750 £58,750
90th Percentile £65,720 £84,750 £62,500
North West median annual salary £53,112 £55,000 £40,671
% change year-on-year -3.43% +35.23% -4.30%

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 Manchester with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,003 468 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.64% 11.93% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 554 386 383
10th Percentile £30,335 £30,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year - -3.85% +11.83%
75th Percentile £65,720 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £78,750
North West median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year +4.21% -0.52% +6.11%

Accessibility
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Accessibility as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Accessibility in Manchester

Accessibility
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Accessibility in Manchester.

Salary trend for Accessibility in Manchester

Accessibility
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Accessibility in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Accessibility in Manchester

Accessibility
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Accessibility within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 May 2022. 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
Wigan - 1 £42,500 - 1
Accessibility
North West

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Accessibility.

1 78 (83.87%) Agile
2 59 (63.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 49 (52.69%) User Research
3 49 (52.69%) Analytics
4 37 (39.78%) Security Cleared
5 36 (38.71%) SC Cleared
6 35 (37.63%) Prototyping
6 35 (37.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 27 (29.03%) Azure
8 24 (25.81%) Test Automation
8 24 (25.81%) User Experience
9 23 (24.73%) Relational Database
10 22 (23.66%) TDD
11 21 (22.58%) Mentoring
12 20 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (19.35%) UX Design
13 18 (19.35%) C#
13 18 (19.35%) Python
13 18 (19.35%) Project Delivery
14 17 (18.28%) Public Sector
15 16 (17.20%) Data Engineering
15 16 (17.20%) Ruby
16 15 (16.13%) Node.js
16 15 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (16.13%) CSS
16 15 (16.13%) HTML
16 15 (16.13%) JavaScript
16 15 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (16.13%) React
16 15 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery

Accessibility
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (1.08%) Confluence
2 1 (1.08%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.08%) Headless CMS
2 1 (1.08%) IIS
2 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 11 (11.83%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (29.03%) Azure
2 11 (11.83%) Azure Data Factory
2 11 (11.83%) Azure Synapse Analytics
3 10 (10.75%) AWS
4 2 (2.15%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.08%) Azure App Service
5 1 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.08%) Figma
5 1 (1.08%) Miro
5 1 (1.08%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) Relational Database
2 11 (11.83%) Data Lake
2 11 (11.83%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.75%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.15%) Metadata
6 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.08%) Big Data
7 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) JIRA
2 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (63.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 17 (18.28%) Public Sector
3 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (11.83%) Aerospace
4 11 (11.83%) Automotive
4 11 (11.83%) Manufacturing
4 11 (11.83%) Telecoms
5 10 (10.75%) Fire and Rescue
5 10 (10.75%) Police
6 9 (9.68%) Legal
7 6 (6.45%) Organisational Skills
8 5 (5.38%) Finance
9 2 (2.15%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (2.15%) Retail
9 2 (2.15%) Social Skills
10 1 (1.08%) Back Office
10 1 (1.08%) Local Government
10 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (30.11%) Developer
2 17 (18.28%) User Researcher
3 16 (17.20%) Data Engineer
4 15 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 13 (13.98%) Designer
6 10 (10.75%) Node.js Developer
7 9 (9.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (5.38%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Tester
9 3 (3.23%) Tester
10 2 (2.15%) Digital Product Manager
10 2 (2.15%) Product Manager
10 2 (2.15%) Senior Designer
10 2 (2.15%) Senior UI Designer
10 2 (2.15%) Senior User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.13%) CSS
1 15 (16.13%) HTML
1 15 (16.13%) Node.js
1 15 (16.13%) React
2 9 (9.68%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (6.45%) AngularJS
3 6 (6.45%) Web Services
4 2 (2.15%) .NET
4 2 (2.15%) RESTful
4 2 (2.15%) ServiceStack
4 2 (2.15%) XML
4 2 (2.15%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.08%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.81%) User Experience
2 14 (15.05%) Blog
3 10 (10.75%) Cloud Native
4 5 (5.38%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.30%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.15%) Animation
7 2 (2.15%) Taxonomies
7 2 (2.15%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (1.08%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.08%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.08%) mPOS
8 1 (1.08%) NHS
8 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.38%) Linux
1 5 (5.38%) Mac OS
1 5 (5.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (83.87%) Agile
2 49 (52.69%) Analytics
2 49 (52.69%) User Research
3 35 (37.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 35 (37.63%) Prototyping
4 24 (25.81%) Test Automation
5 22 (23.66%) TDD
6 21 (22.58%) Mentoring
7 20 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (19.35%) Project Delivery
8 18 (19.35%) UX Design
9 16 (17.20%) Data Engineering
10 15 (16.13%) CI/CD
10 15 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (16.13%) Data Pipeline
10 15 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (15.05%) Decision-Making
12 13 (13.98%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.35%) C#
1 18 (19.35%) Python
2 16 (17.20%) Ruby
3 15 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.45%) SQL
5 5 (5.38%) Java
6 4 (4.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (39.78%) Security Cleared
2 36 (38.71%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (10.75%) Degree
4 10 (10.75%) Master's Degree
5 3 (3.23%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
2 3 (3.23%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.83%) Databricks
3 4 (4.30%) RedGate
4 2 (2.15%) Google
5 1 (1.08%) NEC
5 1 (1.08%) Optimizely
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle