The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 22 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
UK
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 797 906 925
Rank change year-on-year +109 +19  
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 58 37 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.038% 0.058%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.58% 0.29% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 50
Median salary £35,000 £39,863 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.19% -0.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £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 with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 9977 12807 13859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.74% 13.01% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7682 10189 10868
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

WCAG
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

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Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WCAG in the UK

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Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCAG over the 3 months to 22 May 2017.

Salary histogram for WCAG in the UK

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Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
England +83 50 £37,500 -5.92% 5
London +38 19 £42,283 -0.51% 3
South East - 14 £30,500 -
South West +4 7 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Yorkshire +16 6 £35,000 - 1
Southampton - 6 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 6 £37,500 -
East Yorkshire - 5 - -
Hull - 5 - -
City of London +25 4 £42,283 +6.06% 1
East Midlands +22 4 £45,000 -
Kent - 4 £33,750 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £30,500 -
Chatham - 4 £33,750 -
Somerset -6 3 - -
Bath -11 3 - -
Swindon - 3 - -
Westminster - 3 £42,283 -
Wiltshire - 3 - -
Nottingham +7 2 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire +7 2 £55,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £35,000 -
Belfast - 2 £35,000 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £35,000 -
County Antrim - 2 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Bingley - 1 £35,000 -
Bristol - 1 £27,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 with a requirement for WCAG.

1 75 (76.53%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (58.16%) User Experience
3 49 (50.00%) HTML
4 47 (47.96%) CSS
5 43 (43.88%) JavaScript
6 35 (35.71%) SEO
6 35 (35.71%) Mobile First
7 32 (32.65%) Legal
8 31 (31.63%) Publishing
8 31 (31.63%) CMS
8 31 (31.63%) Web Accessibility
9 29 (29.59%) jQuery
10 28 (28.57%) Sass
11 27 (27.55%) Content Management
12 26 (26.53%) REST
13 25 (25.51%) Customer Insight
13 25 (25.51%) Service Design
13 25 (25.51%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 20 (20.41%) AngularJS
14 20 (20.41%) W3C
15 19 (19.39%) SOAP
15 19 (19.39%) DOM
16 18 (18.37%) TDD
17 17 (17.35%) HTML5
18 16 (16.33%) Umbraco
18 16 (16.33%) XML
19 15 (15.31%) Scrum
20 14 (14.29%) Git (software)
21 13 (13.27%) Test Automation
21 13 (13.27%) Web Development

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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 31 (31.63%) CMS
2 16 (16.33%) Umbraco
3 9 (9.18%) Drupal
4 6 (6.12%) IIS
5 3 (3.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (3.06%) WordPress
6 2 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.02%) Apache
7 1 (1.02%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.02%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.10%) InfoPath
3 4 (4.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (3.06%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.02%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.16%) MySQL
3 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.22%) Grunt
2 11 (11.22%) gulp
3 10 (10.20%) PostCSS
4 7 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.14%) webpack
5 6 (6.12%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.12%) PhpStorm
5 6 (6.12%) Selenium
5 6 (6.12%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.10%) Axure RP
7 4 (4.08%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (2.04%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.04%) git-flow
9 2 (2.04%) JUnit
9 2 (2.04%) RSpec
9 2 (2.04%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.02%) SpecFlow
General
1 32 (32.65%) Legal
2 31 (31.63%) Publishing
3 9 (9.18%) Finance
4 7 (7.14%) Marketing
5 5 (5.10%) Local Government
6 4 (4.08%) Electronics
6 4 (4.08%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (41.84%) Developer
2 23 (23.47%) Designer
3 17 (17.35%) Content Designer
4 16 (16.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 16 (16.33%) HTML Developer
4 16 (16.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (15.31%) UI Developer
6 12 (12.24%) Content Manager
7 10 (10.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (7.14%) Architect
8 7 (7.14%) Technical Architect
9 6 (6.12%) Digital Content Designer
9 6 (6.12%) Digital Designer
9 6 (6.12%) Online Content Manager
9 6 (6.12%) UX Designer
10 5 (5.10%) Digital Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Web Content Designer
10 5 (5.10%) Web Designer
10 5 (5.10%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (50.00%) HTML
2 47 (47.96%) CSS
3 29 (29.59%) jQuery
4 28 (28.57%) Sass
5 26 (26.53%) REST
6 20 (20.41%) AngularJS
7 19 (19.39%) DOM
7 19 (19.39%) SOAP
8 17 (17.35%) HTML5
9 16 (16.33%) XML
10 12 (12.24%) Node.js
11 11 (11.22%) Backbone.js
11 11 (11.22%) JSON
11 11 (11.22%) Web Services
12 10 (10.20%) .NET
12 10 (10.20%) Ajax
13 8 (8.16%) CSS3
14 7 (7.14%) Redux
14 7 (7.14%) SVG
15 6 (6.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 57 (58.16%) User Experience
2 20 (20.41%) W3C
3 13 (13.27%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.16%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.08%) Animation
5 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.06%) Fintech
6 3 (3.06%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.02%) Blog
7 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.10%) Windows
2 1 (1.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (76.53%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (35.71%) Mobile First
2 35 (35.71%) SEO
3 31 (31.63%) Web Accessibility
4 27 (27.55%) Content Management
5 25 (25.51%) Customer Insight
5 25 (25.51%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 25 (25.51%) Service Design
6 18 (18.37%) TDD
7 15 (15.31%) Scrum
8 13 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (13.27%) Test Automation
8 13 (13.27%) Web Development
9 12 (12.24%) Agile Project Management
9 12 (12.24%) Project Management
10 11 (11.22%) Analytics
10 11 (11.22%) E-Commerce
11 10 (10.20%) Unit Testing
12 9 (9.18%) Front End Development
12 9 (9.18%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 43 (43.88%) JavaScript
2 8 (8.16%) PHP
3 7 (7.14%) C#
4 6 (6.12%) Java
5 2 (2.04%) Python
5 2 (2.04%) Ruby
5 2 (2.04%) Scala
6 1 (1.02%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.02%) ES6
6 1 (1.02%) XPath
6 1 (1.02%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (6.12%) Degree
2 5 (5.10%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) QA
2 5 (5.10%) Section 508
3 1 (1.02%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (7.14%) Adobe
1 7 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.08%) SAP
3 2 (2.04%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.02%) OpenText
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, Cardiff
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago