Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 372 353 374
Rank change year-on-year -19 +21 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.015% 0.016% 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
North West median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +38.66% -17.36%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,875 £26,700
90th Percentile £42,500 £45,625 £32,025
England median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +35.71% -12.50% +14.29%

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 the North West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1655 1517 1706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 12.58% 12.17% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1188 1170 1374
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +6.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,075 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing WCAG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for WCAG in the North West

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Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for WCAG in the North West

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Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Manchester -14 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North West region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) webpack
2 1 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
1 1 (50.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe