Period
to 26 October 2021

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 26 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Accessibility (a11y)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 220 159 214
Rank change year-on-year -61 +55 +58
Permanent jobs citing Accessibility 26 4 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.46% 0.15% 0.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.30% 1.23% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 43
10th Percentile £34,225 " £29,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £36,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £46,006 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.33% +22.68% -16.67%
75th Percentile £62,500 £55,934 £46,822
90th Percentile £87,375 £58,373 £51,365
North West median annual salary £38,414 £49,006 £39,000
% change year-on-year -21.61% +25.66% -13.33%

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 604 325 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.72% 12.25% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 366 284 582
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.40% +1.11%
75th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,928 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 26 October 2021.

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 26 October 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 3 - - 1
Accessibility
North West

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, 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 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (65.38%) User Experience
2 13 (50.00%) CSS
3 10 (38.46%) HTML
4 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 8 (30.77%) Coaching
5 8 (30.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 7 (26.92%) User Research
6 7 (26.92%) Figma
6 7 (26.92%) Apple Swift
6 7 (26.92%) Kotlin
6 7 (26.92%) Android
6 7 (26.92%) AWS
6 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 6 (23.08%) Mobile Development
7 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 6 (23.08%) BBC
7 6 (23.08%) Push Notifications
7 6 (23.08%) Sketch
8 5 (19.23%) Wireframes
8 5 (19.23%) GraphQL
8 5 (19.23%) TypeScript
8 5 (19.23%) React
9 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
9 4 (15.38%) CSS3
9 4 (15.38%) Azure
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (15.38%) Web Design

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 (11.54%) CMS
1 3 (11.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Figma
2 6 (23.08%) Sketch
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (7.69%) Adobe XD
5 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
6 1 (3.85%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Azure
3 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.85%) Azure Functions
3 1 (3.85%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Functions
3 1 (3.85%) Firebase
3 1 (3.85%) GCP
3 1 (3.85%) Heroku
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Serverless
3 1 (3.85%) Twilio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Bower
1 3 (11.54%) Cypress.io
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.54%) Storybook
2 1 (3.85%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) JMeter
2 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (30.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 4 (15.38%) Legal
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing
4 2 (7.69%) Finance
4 2 (7.69%) Public Sector
4 2 (7.69%) Social Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Law
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Applications Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Android Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Android Software Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Designer
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) iOS Software Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Principal Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Principal Software Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) UX Designer
4 3 (11.54%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Designer
5 1 (3.85%) QA Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) UI Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) CSS
2 10 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (19.23%) GraphQL
3 5 (19.23%) React
4 4 (15.38%) CSS3
5 3 (11.54%) CodeIgniter
5 3 (11.54%) GatsbyJS
5 3 (11.54%) Laravel
5 3 (11.54%) Redux
5 3 (11.54%) Symfony
5 3 (11.54%) Web Services
6 2 (7.69%) HTML5
6 2 (7.69%) Node.js
7 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Amplify
7 1 (3.85%) Ember.js
7 1 (3.85%) RESTful
7 1 (3.85%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) User Experience
2 6 (23.08%) BBC
3 3 (11.54%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (7.69%) Animation
4 2 (7.69%) W3C
5 1 (3.85%) BYOD
5 1 (3.85%) Cloud Native
5 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.85%) Interactive Media
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Android
1 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Coaching
3 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (26.92%) User Research
4 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 6 (23.08%) Mobile Development
4 6 (23.08%) Push Notifications
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) Wireframes
6 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 4 (15.38%) Web Design
7 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
7 3 (11.54%) Mobile First
7 3 (11.54%) MVC
7 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 3 (11.54%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
8 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 7 (26.92%) Apple Swift
2 7 (26.92%) Kotlin
3 5 (19.23%) TypeScript
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) WCAG
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Adobe
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
1 3 (11.54%) Zend
2 2 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) Facebook