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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Accessibility skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Accessibility over the 6 months to 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Accessibility (a11y)
UK
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 211 310 416
Rank change year-on-year +99 +106 +63
Permanent jobs citing Accessibility 3,251 1,105 534
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.83% 1.05% 0.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.47% 7.60% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 930 601 404
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £66,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +9.76%

Accessibility 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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 31,053 14,536 10,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.52% 13.77% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13,767 9,127 7,891
10th Percentile £31,242 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,200 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.38% +1.33% +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,250 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.21% - +5.56%

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 28 June 2022.

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 28 June 2022. 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 +87 2,613 £55,000 - 172
London +42 1,535 £65,000 - 87
Work from Home +29 1,429 £55,000 +4.76% 76
UK excluding London +146 1,191 £47,500 -5.00% 97
North of England +69 322 £45,000 -10.00% 24
South East +74 286 £52,500 - 17
South West +49 179 £53,112 +6.22% 18
Yorkshire +64 161 £47,500 - 12
East of England +43 148 £36,900 -7.75% 12
Midlands +4 140 £47,472 +5.64% 10
Scotland +34 110 £60,000 +29.87% 8
North West -7 110 £53,112 +6.22% 9
West Midlands -3 97 £50,000 +14.94% 8
North East +12 51 £32,500 -27.78% 3
East Midlands -9 43 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Northern Ireland -1 24 £40,250 -15.26% 2
Wales -21 7 £45,000 +28.57% 6

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, IT jobs citing Accessibility also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Accessibility.

1 1,925 (59.21%) Agile
2 1,668 (51.31%) JavaScript
3 1,399 (43.03%) HTML
4 1,377 (42.36%) CSS
5 1,376 (42.33%) User Experience
6 1,298 (39.93%) React
7 897 (27.59%) Git (software)
8 848 (26.08%) Social Skills
9 755 (23.22%) Software Engineering
10 746 (22.95%) UX Design
11 715 (21.99%) DevOps
12 694 (21.35%) HTML5
13 693 (21.32%) Degree
14 662 (20.36%) Front End Development
15 627 (19.29%) TDD
16 588 (18.09%) Node.js
16 588 (18.09%) AWS
17 580 (17.84%) Test Automation
18 557 (17.13%) TypeScript
19 554 (17.04%) Mentoring
20 545 (16.76%) CI/CD
21 533 (16.39%) Java
22 530 (16.30%) JIRA
23 525 (16.15%) Finance
24 520 (16.00%) CSS3
25 512 (15.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
26 505 (15.53%) Full Stack Development
27 498 (15.32%) AngularJS
28 491 (15.10%) Figma
29 487 (14.98%) Python

Accessibility
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 259 (7.97%) CMS
2 144 (4.43%) WordPress
3 106 (3.26%) Confluence
4 76 (2.34%) Drupal
5 50 (1.54%) Headless CMS
6 49 (1.51%) Apache
7 29 (0.89%) SharePoint
7 29 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
8 25 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
8 25 (0.77%) Umbraco
9 20 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 20 (0.62%) Kentico
10 14 (0.43%) nginx
11 13 (0.40%) IIS
12 11 (0.34%) Apache Airflow
12 11 (0.34%) EPiServer
13 9 (0.28%) GeoServer
14 6 (0.18%) Jupyter
14 6 (0.18%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.031%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 318 (9.78%) Sketch
2 163 (5.01%) Photoshop
3 147 (4.52%) InVision
4 123 (3.78%) Adobe XD
5 118 (3.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 103 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 80 (2.46%) Microsoft Office
8 40 (1.23%) Zeplin
9 31 (0.95%) Chatbot
10 30 (0.92%) Marvel
10 30 (0.92%) OmniGraffle
11 23 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
12 16 (0.49%) InDesign
13 13 (0.40%) MS Visio
14 9 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
15 7 (0.22%) UserZoom
15 7 (0.22%) UXPin
16 6 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
17 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
18 3 (0.092%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 73 (2.25%) JDE OneWorld
2 22 (0.68%) WebTrends
3 20 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.25%) Loan IQ
4 8 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
5 7 (0.22%) Magento
6 4 (0.12%) Shopify
7 2 (0.062%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.062%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.062%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.031%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.031%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 588 (18.09%) AWS
2 491 (15.10%) Figma
3 338 (10.40%) GCP
4 287 (8.83%) Serverless
5 277 (8.52%) Azure
6 216 (6.64%) GitHub
7 191 (5.88%) SaaS
8 165 (5.08%) npm
9 78 (2.40%) Miro
10 73 (2.25%) Sauce Labs
11 71 (2.18%) BrowserStack
12 64 (1.97%) Azure DevOps
13 61 (1.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 61 (1.88%) Power Platform
14 60 (1.85%) Slack
15 51 (1.57%) Yarn
16 50 (1.54%) Firebase
17 44 (1.35%) Google Analytics
18 43 (1.32%) Stripe
19 39 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 123 (3.78%) Internet
2 82 (2.52%) Broadband
3 51 (1.57%) HTTP
4 21 (0.65%) DNS
5 15 (0.46%) Intranet
6 12 (0.37%) SSH
7 11 (0.34%) Network Security
7 11 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (0.25%) Firewall
9 6 (0.18%) 5G
10 4 (0.12%) WebEx
11 3 (0.092%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.062%) SSL
12 2 (0.062%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.062%) VPN
13 1 (0.031%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.031%) FTP
13 1 (0.031%) LAN
13 1 (0.031%) SMTP
13 1 (0.031%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (5.84%) MySQL
2 126 (3.88%) Relational Database
3 93 (2.86%) SQL Server
4 80 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
5 64 (1.97%) Redis
6 62 (1.91%) MongoDB
7 60 (1.85%) Data Lake
8 56 (1.72%) NoSQL
9 44 (1.35%) Power BI
10 37 (1.14%) Tableau
11 32 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
12 28 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (0.80%) Big Data
14 24 (0.74%) DynamoDB
15 18 (0.55%) SQLite
16 16 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
17 14 (0.43%) Metadata
18 13 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
19 12 (0.37%) RDBMS
20 11 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 897 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 530 (16.30%) JIRA
3 467 (14.36%) Jenkins
4 308 (9.47%) webpack
5 271 (8.34%) Cypress.io
6 209 (6.43%) Selenium
7 171 (5.26%) gulp
8 142 (4.37%) Axure RP
9 107 (3.29%) Cucumber
10 95 (2.92%) Mocha
11 88 (2.71%) Babel
11 88 (2.71%) GitLab
12 84 (2.58%) Postman
13 80 (2.46%) Grunt
14 76 (2.34%) PostCSS
15 63 (1.94%) Jasmine
16 58 (1.78%) SonarQube
17 54 (1.66%) WebDriver
18 53 (1.63%) Browser DevTools
18 53 (1.63%) Subversion
General
1 848 (26.08%) Social Skills
2 525 (16.15%) Finance
3 512 (15.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 402 (12.37%) Marketing
5 265 (8.15%) Games
6 220 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
7 215 (6.61%) Public Sector
8 187 (5.75%) Banking
9 140 (4.31%) Publishing
10 131 (4.03%) Retail
11 112 (3.45%) Organisational Skills
12 111 (3.41%) Legal
13 108 (3.32%) Presentation Skills
14 71 (2.18%) Local Government
15 70 (2.15%) Automotive
15 70 (2.15%) Manufacturing
16 61 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
17 54 (1.66%) Advertising
18 40 (1.23%) Law
19 34 (1.05%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 971 (29.87%) Developer
2 568 (17.47%) Designer
3 394 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 363 (11.17%) Software Engineer
5 320 (9.84%) UX Designer
6 308 (9.47%) Senior Developer
7 176 (5.41%) UI Designer
8 145 (4.46%) Principal Engineer
9 138 (4.24%) Senior Designer
10 137 (4.21%) UI/UX Designer
11 118 (3.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 117 (3.60%) Web Developer
13 116 (3.57%) React Developer
14 113 (3.48%) Tester
15 112 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
16 102 (3.14%) Full Stack Developer
17 91 (2.80%) Senior UX Designer
18 90 (2.77%) Principal Software Engineer
19 79 (2.43%) Test Engineer
20 78 (2.40%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,399 (43.03%) HTML
2 1,377 (42.36%) CSS
3 1,298 (39.93%) React
4 694 (21.35%) HTML5
5 588 (18.09%) Node.js
6 520 (16.00%) CSS3
7 498 (15.32%) AngularJS
8 484 (14.89%) Vue.js
9 446 (13.72%) Sass
10 337 (10.37%) REST
11 256 (7.87%) Redux
12 249 (7.66%) GraphQL
13 245 (7.54%) Jest
14 221 (6.80%) WinForms
14 221 (6.80%) WPF
15 178 (5.48%) jQuery
16 175 (5.38%) React Native
17 173 (5.32%) .NET
18 157 (4.83%) Next.js
19 150 (4.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1,376 (42.33%) User Experience
2 431 (13.26%) Mobile App
3 343 (10.55%) Data Structures
4 330 (10.15%) Algorithms
5 143 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
6 133 (4.09%) NHS
7 122 (3.75%) Blog
8 118 (3.63%) Virtual Team
9 97 (2.98%) Cloud Native
10 76 (2.34%) Graphic Design
11 74 (2.28%) W3C
12 58 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
13 57 (1.75%) Management Information System
13 57 (1.75%) Social Media
14 42 (1.29%) Cyberattack
15 37 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
16 36 (1.11%) Reinsurance
17 35 (1.08%) Legacy Systems
18 32 (0.98%) BBC
18 32 (0.98%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 238 (7.32%) Android
2 189 (5.81%) Apple iOS
3 136 (4.18%) Linux
4 116 (3.57%) Windows
5 55 (1.69%) Unix
6 17 (0.52%) Windows Phone
7 12 (0.37%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.28%) Mac OS
9 7 (0.22%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.18%) CentOS
11 3 (0.092%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 2 (0.062%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,925 (59.21%) Agile
2 755 (23.22%) Software Engineering
3 746 (22.95%) UX Design
4 715 (21.99%) DevOps
5 662 (20.36%) Front End Development
6 627 (19.29%) TDD
7 580 (17.84%) Test Automation
8 554 (17.04%) Mentoring
9 545 (16.76%) CI/CD
10 505 (15.53%) Full Stack Development
11 478 (14.70%) Continuous Integration
12 470 (14.46%) User Research
13 451 (13.87%) Wireframes
14 441 (13.57%) Analytics
15 434 (13.35%) Prototyping
16 413 (12.70%) Scrum
17 407 (12.52%) Problem-Solving
18 397 (12.21%) Artificial Intelligence
19 364 (11.20%) Workflow
20 352 (10.83%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,668 (51.31%) JavaScript
2 557 (17.13%) TypeScript
3 533 (16.39%) Java
4 487 (14.98%) Python
5 417 (12.83%) C#
6 342 (10.52%) ES6
7 274 (8.43%) C
8 246 (7.57%) Objective-C
9 239 (7.35%) C++
10 218 (6.71%) SQL
11 193 (5.94%) PHP
12 119 (3.66%) Ruby
13 87 (2.68%) Kotlin
14 69 (2.12%) Go
15 53 (1.63%) Apple Swift
16 49 (1.51%) ES7
17 38 (1.17%) Elixir
17 38 (1.17%) Rust
18 22 (0.68%) Clojure
19 21 (0.65%) Dart
Qualifications
1 693 (21.32%) Degree
2 247 (7.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 139 (4.28%) Security Cleared
4 91 (2.80%) Master's Degree
5 52 (1.60%) Chartered Engineer
6 44 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 35 (1.08%) ISTQB
8 20 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
9 19 (0.58%) ISEB
10 13 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (0.37%) DBS Check
12 11 (0.34%) DV Cleared
13 10 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
14 8 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (0.25%) PhD
14 8 (0.25%) Postgraduate
15 6 (0.18%) PMI Certification
16 2 (0.062%) TOGAF Certification
17 1 (0.031%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
17 1 (0.031%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 261 (8.03%) QA
2 179 (5.51%) WCAG
3 71 (2.18%) GDPR
4 57 (1.75%) Data Quality
5 33 (1.02%) WAI
6 23 (0.71%) SLA
7 16 (0.49%) ISO 9001
8 15 (0.46%) PSD2
9 9 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (0.18%) Section 508
11 5 (0.15%) HIPAA
11 5 (0.15%) SOC 2
12 4 (0.12%) PMO
13 3 (0.092%) Cyber Essentials
14 2 (0.062%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 2 (0.062%) GRC
14 2 (0.062%) ISO 26262
14 2 (0.062%) NCSC
14 2 (0.062%) NIST
14 2 (0.062%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 349 (10.74%) Docker
2 13 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.15%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.062%) vSphere
5 1 (0.031%) OpenDJ
5 1 (0.031%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 183 (5.63%) Kubernetes
2 91 (2.80%) Terraform
3 29 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
4 26 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
4 26 (0.80%) Puppet
5 12 (0.37%) yum
6 11 (0.34%) Panaseer
7 9 (0.28%) Prometheus
8 8 (0.25%) Ansible
9 7 (0.22%) Grafana
9 7 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (0.18%) Consul
10 6 (0.18%) Graylog
10 6 (0.18%) Icinga
10 6 (0.18%) Packer
11 4 (0.12%) Kibana
12 3 (0.092%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (0.062%) logstash
14 1 (0.031%) Microsoft Intune
14 1 (0.031%) systemd
Vendors
1 353 (10.86%) Adobe
2 241 (7.41%) Google
3 210 (6.46%) Microsoft
4 72 (2.21%) Apple
5 59 (1.81%) Oracle
6 56 (1.72%) NEC
6 56 (1.72%) Revolut
6 56 (1.72%) TrueLayer
7 46 (1.41%) SAP
8 42 (1.29%) Sitecore
9 40 (1.23%) Sony
10 38 (1.17%) Hotjar
11 32 (0.98%) Mercator
12 27 (0.83%) Sun
13 26 (0.80%) Cisco
13 26 (0.80%) Databricks
14 24 (0.74%) Twitter
14 24 (0.74%) Zopa
15 21 (0.65%) Atlassian
15 21 (0.65%) Optimizely