The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for WCAG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
England / South East
Rank 386 452 449
Rank change year-on-year +66 -3  
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 14 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.095% 0.026% 0.054%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.79% 0.18% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 11
Median salary £33,750 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% -23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14%  

WCAG is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 1762 2783 2560
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 11.90% 14.49% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1391 2285 2004
Median salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.60% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

WCAG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing WCAG as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for WCAG in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for WCAG in the South East

WCAG
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +27 8 - -
Kent - 6 £33,750 - 1
WCAG
England

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 South East region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) User Experience
3 17 (62.96%) HTML
3 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 17 (62.96%) CSS
4 15 (55.56%) DOM
5 10 (37.04%) Mobile First
5 10 (37.04%) jQuery
5 10 (37.04%) Web Accessibility
5 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
5 10 (37.04%) SEO
5 10 (37.04%) Legal
5 10 (37.04%) Publishing
6 9 (33.33%) Adobe
6 9 (33.33%) CSS3
7 8 (29.63%) Sass
7 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
7 8 (29.63%) W3C
8 7 (25.93%) Scrum
8 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (25.93%) Backbone.js
8 7 (25.93%) HTML5
8 7 (25.93%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
9 4 (14.81%) Umbraco
9 4 (14.81%) Customer Insight
9 4 (14.81%) Content Management
9 4 (14.81%) CMS
9 4 (14.81%) Service Design
10 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
10 3 (11.11%) Project Management

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (14.81%) CMS
1 4 (14.81%) Umbraco
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Fireworks
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (37.04%) Legal
1 10 (37.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) UI Developer
3 13 (48.15%) HTML CSS Developer
3 13 (48.15%) HTML Developer
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Content Designer
4 7 (25.93%) Designer
5 5 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (11.11%) Content Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Online Content Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Web Content Designer
6 3 (11.11%) Web Designer
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) CSS
1 17 (62.96%) HTML
2 15 (55.56%) DOM
3 10 (37.04%) jQuery
4 9 (33.33%) CSS3
5 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
5 8 (29.63%) Sass
6 7 (25.93%) Backbone.js
6 7 (25.93%) HTML5
7 2 (7.41%) .NET
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.41%) Ajax
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Flash
7 2 (7.41%) SOAP
7 2 (7.41%) Web Services
7 2 (7.41%) XHTML
7 2 (7.41%) XML
7 2 (7.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) User Experience
2 8 (29.63%) W3C
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
2 10 (37.04%) Mobile First
2 10 (37.04%) SEO
2 10 (37.04%) Web Accessibility
3 7 (25.93%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
3 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (25.93%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) Content Management
4 4 (14.81%) Customer Insight
4 4 (14.81%) Service Design
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
6 2 (7.41%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) OOD
6 2 (7.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) WAI
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft