Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 290 264
Rank change year-on-year +7 -26 +17
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.040% 0.040% 0.043%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.32% 0.33% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +41.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £27,900
90th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £32,100
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +41.67% -16.67%

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 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 945 922 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.72% 12.39% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 727 774 818
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,300 £25,150 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,942 £62,500
North West median annual salary £43,000 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.88% +5.13% -2.50%

WCAG
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for WCAG in Manchester

WCAG
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for WCAG in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 3 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) Capita
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight

WCAG
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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
1 3 (100.00%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Capita