Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 340 341
Rank change year-on-year +25 +1 +11
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 15 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% 0.092% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.31% 0.81% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 9
South West median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £47,000 £32,750 £35,000
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 West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1149 1238 1508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.19% 11.37% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 879 1007 1234
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,250 £65,000 £60,438
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for WCAG in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for WCAG in the South West

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Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCAG in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCAG in the South West

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Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the South West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Dorset - 7 £32,500 -
Bristol -22 6 £40,000 +45.45%
Devon - 2 £47,500 -
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England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) W3C
2 11 (73.33%) HTML5
2 11 (73.33%) CSS3
3 10 (66.67%) MVC
3 10 (66.67%) Web Development
4 9 (60.00%) jQuery
4 9 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (60.00%) Wireframes
5 8 (53.33%) Front End Development
5 8 (53.33%) Sass
6 7 (46.67%) EPiServer
6 7 (46.67%) WAI
6 7 (46.67%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (46.67%) Sitecore
6 7 (46.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (46.67%) Sitefinity
6 7 (46.67%) Kentico
6 7 (46.67%) Telerik
6 7 (46.67%) Content Management
6 7 (46.67%) CMS
6 7 (46.67%) XHTML
6 7 (46.67%) .NET
7 6 (40.00%) User Experience
7 6 (40.00%) webpack
8 5 (33.33%) Functional Programming
8 5 (33.33%) SEO

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) CMS
1 7 (46.67%) EPiServer
1 7 (46.67%) Kentico
1 7 (46.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 7 (46.67%) Sitefinity
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Firebase
2 2 (13.33%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (40.00%) webpack
3 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (26.67%) PostCSS
4 2 (13.33%) Grunt
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium
4 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 7 (46.67%) HTML Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) CSS Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Development Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Web Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) CSS3
2 11 (73.33%) HTML5
3 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 9 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (53.33%) Sass
5 7 (46.67%) .NET
5 7 (46.67%) XHTML
6 3 (20.00%) REST
6 3 (20.00%) RESTful
6 3 (20.00%) Semantic HTML
7 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (13.33%) D3.js
7 2 (13.33%) Flask
7 2 (13.33%) JSON
7 2 (13.33%) Node.js
7 2 (13.33%) Raphaël
7 2 (13.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 2 (13.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) W3C
2 6 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Native
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) MVC
1 10 (66.67%) Web Development
2 9 (60.00%) Wireframes
3 8 (53.33%) Front End Development
4 7 (46.67%) Content Management
4 7 (46.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (33.33%) Functional Programming
5 5 (33.33%) SEO
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) API Design
8 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
8 2 (13.33%) Microservices
8 2 (13.33%) OWASP
8 2 (13.33%) Physics
8 2 (13.33%) TDD
8 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (13.33%) UX Design
8 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
9 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) ECMAScript
2 4 (26.67%) TypeScript
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Go
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) ES6
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) WAI
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Sitecore
1 7 (46.67%) Telerik