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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 878 907
Rank change year-on-year +56 +29  
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 50 46 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.047% 0.058%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.47% 0.36% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 53
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £53,300
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +4.47%  

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 10540 12701 14115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.97% 13.08% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7952 10143 11130
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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

WCAG
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

WCAG
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCAG over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WCAG in the UK

WCAG
Top 30 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 25 June 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 +52 46 £35,000 -12.50% 3
London +25 23 £42,283 -10.98% 2
South East +62 9 £30,500 -
Yorkshire +18 6 £35,000 -
Hull - 5 - -
East Yorkshire - 5 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 £30,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £45,000 -
Hampshire +17 3 £37,500 -
Southampton +13 3 £37,500 -
South West 0 3 £27,500 -21.42%
Hammersmith -21 3 £47,500 -
Belfast - 3 £35,000 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £35,000 -
County Antrim - 3 £35,000 -
Somerset -7 2 - -
Bath -12 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 £55,000 -
Reading - 2 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £55,000 -
City of London +23 1 £42,283 -26.46% 1
Bristol -21 1 £27,500 -
North West -37 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £42,283 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Bingley - 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 76 (73.79%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (57.28%) HTML
3 58 (56.31%) User Experience
4 57 (55.34%) CSS
5 50 (48.54%) JavaScript
6 35 (33.98%) Sass
7 30 (29.13%) AngularJS
7 30 (29.13%) Mobile First
7 30 (29.13%) SEO
8 29 (28.16%) jQuery
8 29 (28.16%) REST
9 27 (26.21%) Web Accessibility
9 27 (26.21%) Legal
9 27 (26.21%) Publishing
9 27 (26.21%) CMS
10 23 (22.33%) Content Management
11 21 (20.39%) TDD
11 21 (20.39%) Test Automation
11 21 (20.39%) DOM
11 21 (20.39%) Customer Insight
11 21 (20.39%) HTML5
11 21 (20.39%) Service Design
11 21 (20.39%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 20 (19.42%) gulp
12 20 (19.42%) W3C
12 20 (19.42%) Scrum
13 19 (18.45%) Git (software)
13 19 (18.45%) Backbone.js
14 18 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (17.48%) SOAP

WCAG
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 27 (26.21%) CMS
2 12 (11.65%) Umbraco
3 9 (8.74%) IIS
4 7 (6.80%) Drupal
5 3 (2.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.94%) WordPress
7 1 (0.97%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.85%) InfoPath
3 3 (2.91%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.91%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.50%) HTTP
2 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.83%) MySQL
3 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (19.42%) gulp
2 19 (18.45%) Git (software)
3 16 (15.53%) webpack
4 15 (14.56%) Grunt
5 14 (13.59%) PostCSS
6 9 (8.74%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.85%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (4.85%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.85%) Jenkins
7 5 (4.85%) PhpStorm
7 5 (4.85%) Selenium
8 4 (3.88%) Axure RP
8 4 (3.88%) Bower
8 4 (3.88%) JIRA
8 4 (3.88%) Protractor
9 3 (2.91%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.94%) git-flow
10 2 (1.94%) JUnit
10 2 (1.94%) RSpec
10 2 (1.94%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (26.21%) Legal
1 27 (26.21%) Publishing
2 8 (7.77%) Finance
3 5 (4.85%) Local Government
3 5 (4.85%) Marketing
4 4 (3.88%) Electronics
4 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.94%) Games
6 1 (0.97%) Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (44.66%) Developer
2 19 (18.45%) Designer
3 18 (17.48%) HTML Developer
3 18 (17.48%) UI Developer
4 17 (16.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 17 (16.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (13.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (12.62%) Content Designer
7 12 (11.65%) Content Manager
8 11 (10.68%) Architect
8 11 (10.68%) Technical Architect
9 6 (5.83%) Digital Content Designer
9 6 (5.83%) Digital Designer
9 6 (5.83%) Online Content Manager
9 6 (5.83%) UX Designer
9 6 (5.83%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Angular Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Digital Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (4.85%) Web Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (57.28%) HTML
2 57 (55.34%) CSS
3 35 (33.98%) Sass
4 30 (29.13%) AngularJS
5 29 (28.16%) jQuery
5 29 (28.16%) REST
6 21 (20.39%) DOM
6 21 (20.39%) HTML5
7 19 (18.45%) Backbone.js
8 18 (17.48%) SOAP
9 17 (16.50%) Node.js
10 16 (15.53%) JSON
10 16 (15.53%) XML
11 14 (13.59%) Ajax
12 12 (11.65%) .NET
13 11 (10.68%) Redux
13 11 (10.68%) SVG
14 10 (9.71%) CSS3
14 10 (9.71%) Web Services
15 8 (7.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 58 (56.31%) User Experience
2 20 (19.42%) W3C
3 14 (13.59%) Management Information System
4 12 (11.65%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.85%) Animation
6 4 (3.88%) Fintech
7 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.97%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Windows
2 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (73.79%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (29.13%) Mobile First
2 30 (29.13%) SEO
3 27 (26.21%) Web Accessibility
4 23 (22.33%) Content Management
5 21 (20.39%) Customer Insight
5 21 (20.39%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 21 (20.39%) Service Design
5 21 (20.39%) TDD
5 21 (20.39%) Test Automation
6 20 (19.42%) Scrum
7 18 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (13.59%) Analytics
8 14 (13.59%) Unit Testing
9 13 (12.62%) Mentoring
10 12 (11.65%) Agile Project Management
10 12 (11.65%) Coaching
10 12 (11.65%) Front End Development
10 12 (11.65%) Project Management
11 11 (10.68%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 50 (48.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (6.80%) C#
3 6 (5.83%) Java
3 6 (5.83%) PHP
4 4 (3.88%) TypeScript
5 3 (2.91%) ES6
5 3 (2.91%) Ruby
6 2 (1.94%) Python
6 2 (1.94%) Scala
7 1 (0.97%) ECMAScript
7 1 (0.97%) XPath
7 1 (0.97%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) DBS Check
1 5 (4.85%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) QA
1 6 (5.83%) Section 508
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.85%) Adobe
3 4 (3.88%) SAP
4 1 (0.97%) Civica
4 1 (0.97%) Sitecore
London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum Brilliant amazing benefits packages
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago