Accessibility Jobs

Accessibility (a11y)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Accessibility skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Accessibility over the 6 months leading up to 23 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 282 287 219
Rank change year-on-year +5 -68 +118
Permanent jobs citing Accessibility 1,046 1,167 3,197
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.95% 1.26% 1.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.46% 6.99% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 623 489 915
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,408 £32,500
25th Percentile £39,000 £44,500 £42,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £56,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.08% +2.73% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,500 £80,150
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £54,882 £47,444
% change year-on-year -8.90% +15.68% -5.11%

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK

Accessibility falls under the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring quality assurance or compliance skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 14,021 16,698 29,954
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 12.76% 18.06% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9,272 8,331 13,395
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £70,000 £76,250 £73,750
90th Percentile £91,500 £93,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

Accessibility
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Accessibility as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Accessibility in the UK

Accessibility
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Accessibility.

Salary trend for Accessibility in the UK

Accessibility
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Accessibility over the 6 months to 23 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Accessibility in the UK

Accessibility
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Accessibility within the UK over the 6 months to 23 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England -24 815 £52,500 -8.70% 220
UK excluding London -3 709 £50,000 -8.90% 141
Work from Home +15 430 £57,500 -4.17% 106
North of England +105 232 £57,965 +8.34% 33
London -21 229 £62,500 -3.85% 94
Midlands -78 143 £53,750 - 25
North West +38 127 £57,500 +0.10% 17
South East -88 108 £40,000 -20.00% 37
West Midlands -36 105 £60,000 +5.26% 15
Scotland +1 100 £55,000 +29.41% 9
Yorkshire +88 68 £52,500 -0.47% 5
South West -47 54 £50,000 -10.78% 22
East of England -1 40 £34,500 -31.00% 23
North East +8 37 £57,965 +2.59% 11
East Midlands -84 34 £37,500 -25.00% 10
Wales +24 18 £53,000 +0.02% 2
Northern Ireland +27 14 £58,800 - 1

Accessibility
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 43 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 41 (3.92%) CMS
3 34 (3.25%) IIS
4 31 (2.96%) Apache
5 27 (2.58%) Tomcat
6 21 (2.01%) Umbraco
7 20 (1.91%) Confluence
8 16 (1.53%) WordPress
9 8 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (0.57%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.57%) SAS
12 4 (0.38%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Exchange
12 4 (0.38%) OpenZeppelin
13 3 (0.29%) Moodle
13 3 (0.29%) Orchard CMS
14 2 (0.19%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.096%) ArcGIS
15 1 (0.096%) Drupal
Applications
1 71 (6.79%) Microsoft Office
2 64 (6.12%) Sketch
3 33 (3.15%) Microsoft Excel
4 29 (2.77%) Adobe XD
5 23 (2.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 14 (1.34%) InVision
7 11 (1.05%) Adobe Captivate
8 9 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 8 (0.76%) Photoshop
10 7 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.48%) AutoCAD
12 4 (0.38%) InDesign
12 4 (0.38%) Revit
13 3 (0.29%) Trello
13 3 (0.29%) UserZoom
14 2 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
15 1 (0.096%) MS Visio
15 1 (0.096%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 86 (8.22%) NEC Housing
2 20 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.05%) Shopify
4 3 (0.29%) Magento
5 2 (0.19%) HiPortfolio
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.096%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.096%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 162 (15.49%) Azure
2 130 (12.43%) AWS
3 85 (8.13%) Figma
4 63 (6.02%) Power Platform
5 50 (4.78%) Miro
6 46 (4.40%) Heroku
7 43 (4.11%) Microsoft 365
8 41 (3.92%) Azure DevOps
9 32 (3.06%) GCP
10 25 (2.39%) Dynamics 365
11 23 (2.20%) SaaS
12 20 (1.91%) GitHub
12 20 (1.91%) Serverless
13 14 (1.34%) Google Analytics
13 14 (1.34%) IaaS
14 12 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
15 11 (1.05%) Google Tag Manager
15 11 (1.05%) SurveyMonkey
16 9 (0.86%) Azure Cosmos DB
17 8 (0.76%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.63%) HTTP
2 14 (1.34%) Intranet
3 13 (1.24%) Internet
4 11 (1.05%) LAN
4 11 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.05%) WAN
5 9 (0.86%) DNS
6 6 (0.57%) Firewall
7 5 (0.48%) DHCP
8 4 (0.38%) Broadband
8 4 (0.38%) IPFS
8 4 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.38%) WPA
9 3 (0.29%) Wireless
10 2 (0.19%) Network Security
10 2 (0.19%) SNA
10 2 (0.19%) VoIP
10 2 (0.19%) VPN
11 1 (0.096%) FTP
11 1 (0.096%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 54 (5.16%) Oracle Database
3 46 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
4 43 (4.11%) Power BI
5 30 (2.87%) Relational Database
6 29 (2.77%) Tableau
7 26 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (2.29%) Oracle Database 12c
9 17 (1.63%) Big Data
9 17 (1.63%) MongoDB
9 17 (1.63%) NoSQL
10 11 (1.05%) GIS
10 11 (1.05%) MySQL
11 8 (0.76%) Geospatial Data
11 8 (0.76%) Spatial Data
12 7 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (0.67%) Data Lake
13 6 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (0.57%) EDMS
14 5 (0.48%) Looker
Development Applications
1 108 (10.33%) Git
2 50 (4.78%) JIRA
3 26 (2.49%) Visual Studio
4 21 (2.01%) Jenkins
5 20 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (1.72%) Postman
7 17 (1.63%) Cypress.io
8 16 (1.53%) Cucumber
9 15 (1.43%) Axure RP
10 14 (1.34%) Balsamiq
11 13 (1.24%) JMeter
11 13 (1.24%) Selenium
12 11 (1.05%) SpecFlow
13 10 (0.96%) webpack
14 9 (0.86%) JUnit
14 9 (0.86%) SoapUI
15 8 (0.76%) Bitbucket
15 8 (0.76%) GitLab
15 8 (0.76%) gulp
16 7 (0.67%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 348 (33.27%) Social Skills
2 255 (24.38%) Finance
3 224 (21.41%) Public Sector
4 176 (16.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 172 (16.44%) Marketing
6 135 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
7 91 (8.70%) Police
8 90 (8.60%) Local Government
9 82 (7.84%) Law
10 49 (4.68%) Banking
11 41 (3.92%) Legal
12 40 (3.82%) Retail
13 32 (3.06%) Investment Banking
13 32 (3.06%) Presentation Skills
14 31 (2.96%) Organisational Skills
15 27 (2.58%) Back Office
16 24 (2.29%) Financial Institution
17 21 (2.01%) Telecoms
18 19 (1.82%) French Language
19 12 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 258 (24.67%) Senior
2 183 (17.50%) Designer
3 157 (15.01%) Developer
4 103 (9.85%) Lead
5 80 (7.65%) Senior Designer
6 77 (7.36%) UX Designer
7 65 (6.21%) UI Designer
8 60 (5.74%) Senior UX Designer
8 60 (5.74%) UI/UX Designer
9 54 (5.16%) Software Engineer
10 51 (4.88%) Interaction Designer
11 48 (4.59%) Senior UI Designer
12 46 (4.40%) Senior UI/UX Designer
13 44 (4.21%) User Researcher
14 40 (3.82%) Full Stack Developer
15 36 (3.44%) Architect
16 35 (3.35%) Administrator
16 35 (3.35%) Analyst
16 35 (3.35%) Lead Software Engineer
16 35 (3.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (27.34%) HTML
2 221 (21.13%) CSS
3 107 (10.23%) React
4 84 (8.03%) .NET
5 83 (7.93%) Node.js
6 81 (7.74%) RESTful
7 69 (6.60%) Web Services
8 64 (6.12%) AngularJS
9 50 (4.78%) Vue
10 49 (4.68%) REST
11 41 (3.92%) ASP.NET
12 39 (3.73%) jQuery
13 37 (3.54%) Sass
14 35 (3.35%) HTML5
15 28 (2.68%) Spring
16 27 (2.58%) Spring Boot
16 27 (2.58%) XML
17 22 (2.10%) OAuth
18 21 (2.01%) .NET Core
18 21 (2.01%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 80 (7.65%) Product Ownership
2 54 (5.16%) Self-Motivation
3 50 (4.78%) Management Information System
4 46 (4.40%) Onboarding
5 43 (4.11%) Cloud Native
6 39 (3.73%) Public Cloud
7 29 (2.77%) Mobile App
8 26 (2.49%) Social Media
9 24 (2.29%) Driving Licence
10 21 (2.01%) NHS
11 19 (1.82%) e-Learning
11 19 (1.82%) FMCG
12 18 (1.72%) Algorithms
13 13 (1.24%) Animation
13 13 (1.24%) Team-Oriented Environment
13 13 (1.24%) Virtual Team
14 12 (1.15%) Graphic Design
14 12 (1.15%) Taxonomies
15 11 (1.05%) Blockchain
15 11 (1.05%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 70 (6.69%) Windows
2 57 (5.45%) Unix
3 46 (4.40%) Linux
4 27 (2.58%) Solaris
5 21 (2.01%) Windows Server
6 17 (1.63%) Apple iOS
7 15 (1.43%) Android
8 6 (0.57%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.48%) VMS
9 5 (0.48%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (34.03%) Agile
2 248 (23.71%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 240 (22.94%) User Experience
4 235 (22.47%) Problem-Solving
5 191 (18.26%) Coaching
6 160 (15.30%) UX Design
7 158 (15.11%) Mentoring
8 150 (14.34%) Actionable Insight
9 146 (13.96%) CI/CD
9 146 (13.96%) Prototyping
10 135 (12.91%) Software Engineering
11 130 (12.43%) Customer Experience
12 124 (11.85%) Workshop Facilitation
13 118 (11.28%) User Research
14 109 (10.42%) Analytics
15 108 (10.33%) Front End Development
16 105 (10.04%) Continuous Improvement
16 105 (10.04%) DevOps
16 105 (10.04%) Digital Customer Experience
17 104 (9.94%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 256 (24.47%) JavaScript
2 135 (12.91%) SQL
3 106 (10.13%) C#
4 92 (8.80%) Python
5 77 (7.36%) TypeScript
6 53 (5.07%) Java
7 45 (4.30%) PHP
8 28 (2.68%) Shell Script
9 22 (2.10%) Go
10 16 (1.53%) R
11 15 (1.43%) T-SQL
12 14 (1.34%) Rust
13 6 (0.57%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.48%) Data Analysis Expressions
14 5 (0.48%) Scala
15 4 (0.38%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.38%) Solidity
16 3 (0.29%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.29%) Bash
16 3 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 238 (22.75%) Degree
2 220 (21.03%) Security Cleared
3 148 (14.15%) SC Cleared
4 34 (3.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 32 (3.06%) Master's Degree
6 30 (2.87%) DBS Check
7 29 (2.77%) Computer Science Degree
8 22 (2.10%) Oracle Certification
9 20 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (1.34%) Azure Certification
11 11 (1.05%) PhD
12 9 (0.86%) CIPD
12 9 (0.86%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.86%) MBA
13 6 (0.57%) AWS Certification
13 6 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
14 5 (0.48%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
15 4 (0.38%) GIAC
15 4 (0.38%) Postgraduate
16 3 (0.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (15.68%) WCAG
2 75 (7.17%) QA
3 42 (4.02%) Data Quality
4 27 (2.58%) GDPR
5 17 (1.63%) SLA
6 11 (1.05%) Actionable Recommendations
7 9 (0.86%) California Consumer Privacy Act
8 8 (0.76%) WAI
9 7 (0.67%) PMO
10 6 (0.57%) CDISC
10 6 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.096%) COBIT
12 1 (0.096%) Government Security Classifications
12 1 (0.096%) NIST
12 1 (0.096%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 27 (2.58%) Docker
3 11 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.096%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (2.01%) Terraform
2 15 (1.43%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.57%) Grafana
4 4 (0.38%) Plesk
5 3 (0.29%) Ansible
5 3 (0.29%) cPanel
5 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.19%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (0.19%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.096%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.096%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.096%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 196 (18.74%) Microsoft
2 86 (8.22%) NEC
3 66 (6.31%) Adobe
4 63 (6.02%) Oracle
5 31 (2.96%) Google
6 17 (1.63%) VMware
7 14 (1.34%) Cisco
8 12 (1.15%) Salesforce
9 11 (1.05%) Sitecore
10 8 (0.76%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.67%) Databricks
11 7 (0.67%) Mapbox
12 6 (0.57%) Hotjar
12 6 (0.57%) iManage
12 6 (0.57%) Marketo
12 6 (0.57%) WooCommerce
13 5 (0.48%) ATG
13 5 (0.48%) Dell
13 5 (0.48%) DevExpress
13 5 (0.48%) Xamarin