Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 535 571 634
Rank change year-on-year +36 +63 -22
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 14 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.046% 0.055% 0.042%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.37% 0.43% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 18
South East median annual salary £29,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.14% -5.41% +13.85%
10th Percentile £28,500 £33,500 £30,800
90th Percentile £62,250 £45,000 £55,000
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 South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3805 4397 5420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.43% 12.68% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3050 3498 4383
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
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 South East

Job postings citing WCAG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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

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Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCAG in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCAG in the South East

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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 6 months to 20 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
Hampshire +16 8 £29,000 -27.50%
Berkshire +44 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Thames Valley +30 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 12 (85.71%) HTML
1 12 (85.71%) Responsive Web Design
1 12 (85.71%) User Experience
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) HTML5
4 9 (64.29%) C#
4 9 (64.29%) PHP
4 9 (64.29%) Front End Development
4 9 (64.29%) CSS3
5 8 (57.14%) Open Source
5 8 (57.14%) Customer-Centricity
5 8 (57.14%) .NET
5 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
5 8 (57.14%) CMS
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) Degree
5 8 (57.14%) Graphic Design
5 8 (57.14%) jQuery
5 8 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (57.14%) WordPress
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
7 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 3 (21.43%) ES6
7 3 (21.43%) React
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (14.29%) B2B
9 1 (7.14%) Java
9 1 (7.14%) Internet

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Co-occurring 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 8 (57.14%) CMS
1 8 (57.14%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Bower
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) gulp
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Protractor
2 1 (7.14%) webpack
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (21.43%) UI Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead UX Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior UX Designer
4 2 (14.29%) UX Designer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) HTML5
3 9 (64.29%) CSS3
4 8 (57.14%) .NET
4 8 (57.14%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
5 3 (21.43%) React
6 1 (7.14%) RESTful
6 1 (7.14%) Sass
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) User Experience
2 8 (57.14%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (64.29%) Front End Development
3 8 (57.14%) Customer-Centricity
3 8 (57.14%) Open Source
3 8 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) B2B
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) ES6
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft