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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
England / South West
Rank 224 - 243
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.100% - 0.034%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.90% - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £20,250
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 West with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 558 653 658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 11.13% 11.19% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 456 533 515
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £27,000 £27,022
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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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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 3 months to 23 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
Wiltshire - 4 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
WCAG
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 West region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) User Experience
3 6 (60.00%) Sass
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) DOM
5 4 (40.00%) W3C
6 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (30.00%) XML Schema
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) PHP
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 3 (30.00%) JSON
6 3 (30.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) REST
6 3 (30.00%) Drupal
6 3 (30.00%) PhpStorm
7 2 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
7 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (20.00%) Grunt
7 2 (20.00%) CSS3
7 2 (20.00%) gulp
7 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (20.00%) Blog
7 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering

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Top Related 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 3 (30.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) OmniGraffle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (30.00%) PhpStorm
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Grunt
2 2 (20.00%) gulp
3 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 5 (50.00%) HTML Developer
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (40.00%) UI Developer
4 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Designer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) Sass
4 5 (50.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) DOM
6 3 (30.00%) JSON
6 3 (30.00%) REST
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) XML Schema
7 2 (20.00%) Ajax
7 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (20.00%) CSS3
7 2 (20.00%) RESTful
7 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) W3C
3 2 (20.00%) Blog
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP