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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 19 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Accessibility (a11y)
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 215 229 267
Rank change year-on-year +14 +38 +43
Permanent jobs citing Accessibility 139 54 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.27% 0.67% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.70% 4.70% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 56 34 6
10th Percentile £29,750 £35,375 £43,750
25th Percentile £34,500 £36,563 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,222 £45,250 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.36% -21.30% +46.76%
75th Percentile £60,500 £53,438 £66,563
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,875 £67,500
England median annual salary £53,112 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.43% - +10.00%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2,076 1,149 1,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.92% 14.29% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,320 843 924
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,000 £25,575
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,223
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,085 £47,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.95% +4.44% +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £69,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - - +10.00%

Accessibility
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Accessibility in the Midlands

Accessibility
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Accessibility in the Midlands

Accessibility
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Accessibility in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Accessibility in the Midlands

Accessibility
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Accessibility within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 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
West Midlands +8 95 £47,500 +9.20% 8
East Midlands -12 44 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Accessibility
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Accessibility.

1 93 (66.91%) Agile
2 65 (46.76%) JavaScript
3 64 (46.04%) HTML
3 64 (46.04%) CSS
4 62 (44.60%) Front End Development
5 48 (34.53%) Git (software)
6 47 (33.81%) HTML5
6 47 (33.81%) REST
7 44 (31.65%) Sass
8 42 (30.22%) Marketing
8 42 (30.22%) User Research
9 40 (28.78%) jQuery
10 38 (27.34%) Redux
11 37 (26.62%) gulp
11 37 (26.62%) Grunt
11 37 (26.62%) TDD
12 36 (25.90%) Express
12 36 (25.90%) Semantic HTML
12 36 (25.90%) HTML5 Canvas
12 36 (25.90%) Underscore.js
12 36 (25.90%) WebSockets
12 36 (25.90%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
12 36 (25.90%) lodash
12 36 (25.90%) webpack
12 36 (25.90%) ES6
12 36 (25.90%) Service Design
12 36 (25.90%) PostCSS
13 35 (25.18%) User Experience
14 34 (24.46%) Security Cleared
14 34 (24.46%) User-Centered Design (UCD)

Accessibility
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 9 (6.47%) CMS
2 5 (3.60%) Headless CMS
3 4 (2.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.44%) WordPress
6 1 (0.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (9.35%) Sketch
2 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.44%) OpenCart
2 2 (1.44%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.67%) Azure
2 13 (9.35%) Figma
2 13 (9.35%) Miro
3 7 (5.04%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (4.32%) AWS
5 4 (2.88%) GCP
6 3 (2.16%) npm
6 3 (2.16%) Power Platform
6 3 (2.16%) Serverless
7 2 (1.44%) Collibra
7 2 (1.44%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (1.44%) Snowflake
8 1 (0.72%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.72%) Bitrise
8 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.72%) SaaS
8 1 (0.72%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.79%) Internet
2 3 (2.16%) DNS
2 3 (2.16%) FTP
2 3 (2.16%) HTTP
2 3 (2.16%) SMTP
2 3 (2.16%) SSH
3 1 (0.72%) Extranet
3 1 (0.72%) Firewall
3 1 (0.72%) Intranet
3 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.60%) MySQL
2 5 (3.60%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.16%) Redis
5 2 (1.44%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.44%) Metadata
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.72%) Power BI
6 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 48 (34.53%) Git (software)
2 37 (26.62%) Grunt
2 37 (26.62%) gulp
3 36 (25.90%) PostCSS
3 36 (25.90%) webpack
4 20 (14.39%) Subversion
5 19 (13.67%) Mocha
6 10 (7.19%) Jenkins
6 10 (7.19%) JIRA
7 8 (5.76%) Selenium
8 7 (5.04%) Cucumber
8 7 (5.04%) GitLab
9 3 (2.16%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.44%) ERwin
11 1 (0.72%) Browser DevTools
11 1 (0.72%) CocoaPods
11 1 (0.72%) Postman
11 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.72%) Xcode
General
1 42 (30.22%) Marketing
2 24 (17.27%) Local Government
3 23 (16.55%) Public Sector
4 17 (12.23%) Social Skills
5 16 (11.51%) Legal
6 12 (8.63%) Back Office
6 12 (8.63%) Publishing
7 8 (5.76%) Organisational Skills
8 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (5.04%) Retail
9 3 (2.16%) Finance
10 2 (1.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 2 (1.44%) Law
11 1 (0.72%) Fire and Rescue
11 1 (0.72%) Police
11 1 (0.72%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (38.85%) Developer
2 40 (28.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 34 (24.46%) Designer
4 15 (10.79%) UX Designer
5 12 (8.63%) Content Designer
5 12 (8.63%) Interaction Designer
6 9 (6.47%) Senior User Researcher
6 9 (6.47%) User Researcher
7 7 (5.04%) Analyst
7 7 (5.04%) Test Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.60%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Junior
9 5 (3.60%) Performance Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) PHP Developer
9 5 (3.60%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) Architect
10 4 (2.88%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (2.88%) UI Designer
10 4 (2.88%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (46.04%) CSS
1 64 (46.04%) HTML
2 47 (33.81%) HTML5
2 47 (33.81%) REST
3 44 (31.65%) Sass
4 40 (28.78%) jQuery
5 38 (27.34%) Redux
6 36 (25.90%) Express
6 36 (25.90%) HTML5 Canvas
6 36 (25.90%) lodash
6 36 (25.90%) Semantic HTML
6 36 (25.90%) Underscore.js
6 36 (25.90%) WebSockets
7 26 (18.71%) React
8 20 (14.39%) Jest
9 19 (13.67%) Enzyme
10 10 (7.19%) Web Services
11 9 (6.47%) SOAP
12 6 (4.32%) CSS3
13 4 (2.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.18%) User Experience
2 33 (23.74%) NHS
3 25 (17.99%) Virtual Team
4 14 (10.07%) Graphic Design
5 8 (5.76%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.16%) W3C
7 2 (1.44%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.72%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.72%) Legacy Code
8 1 (0.72%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
1 2 (1.44%) Windows
1 2 (1.44%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.72%) Android
2 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (66.91%) Agile
2 62 (44.60%) Front End Development
3 42 (30.22%) User Research
4 37 (26.62%) TDD
5 36 (25.90%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 36 (25.90%) Service Design
6 34 (24.46%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 29 (20.86%) Interaction Design
7 29 (20.86%) UX Design
8 27 (19.42%) Decision-Making
8 27 (19.42%) Mentoring
9 22 (15.83%) Analytics
9 22 (15.83%) Coaching
10 21 (15.11%) Software Engineering
11 14 (10.07%) User Stories
11 14 (10.07%) Wireframes
11 14 (10.07%) Workshop Facilitation
12 13 (9.35%) DevOps
12 13 (9.35%) Quantitative Research
12 13 (9.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 65 (46.76%) JavaScript
2 36 (25.90%) ES6
3 11 (7.91%) SQL
4 9 (6.47%) Java
5 7 (5.04%) C#
6 6 (4.32%) PHP
7 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.44%) C
8 2 (1.44%) C++
8 2 (1.44%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.44%) Python
9 1 (0.72%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.72%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (24.46%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.63%) Degree
3 2 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.44%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.72%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.72%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.63%) WCAG
2 11 (7.91%) QA
3 8 (5.76%) GDPR
4 2 (1.44%) GRC
4 2 (1.44%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.72%) Docker
Vendors
1 24 (17.27%) NEC
2 15 (10.79%) Sun
3 9 (6.47%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (5.76%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.88%) Adobe
5 4 (2.88%) RedGate
6 3 (2.16%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.44%) HubSpot
7 2 (1.44%) OneTrust
8 1 (0.72%) Apple
8 1 (0.72%) Google
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle
8 1 (0.72%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud