Period
to 26 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for WCAG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCAG over the 6 months to 26 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 494 338 275
Rank change year-on-year -156 -63 +9
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 56 6 6
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.19% 0.054% 0.083%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.32% 0.51% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 6
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,650 £43,125
25th Percentile £42,750 £31,500 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £37,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +46.67% -34.78% -
75th Percentile £100,000 £38,750 £64,063
90th Percentile - - £65,000
UK median annual salary £54,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +50.00% -11.11%

WCAG 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 WFH option and a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 4,253 1,183 724
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 14.37% 10.67% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,950 947 596
10th Percentile £33,320 £31,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,875 £52,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% -8.70% +4.55%
75th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £73,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £80,375
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%

WCAG
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing WCAG as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

WCAG trend for jobs with a WFH option

WCAG
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing WCAG.

WCAG salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

WCAG
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing WCAG over the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

WCAG salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 26 January 2022, WCAG job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for WCAG.

1 47 (83.93%) Accessibility
2 46 (82.14%) CSS
3 45 (80.36%) HTML
3 45 (80.36%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (66.07%) JavaScript
5 36 (64.29%) User Experience
6 35 (62.50%) Front End Development
7 30 (53.57%) Git (software)
8 29 (51.79%) HTML5
8 29 (51.79%) React
8 29 (51.79%) TypeScript
9 28 (50.00%) UX Design
10 25 (44.64%) Docker
11 24 (42.86%) Software Engineering
12 23 (41.07%) Test Automation
13 22 (39.29%) QA
13 22 (39.29%) Social Skills
14 19 (33.93%) Scrum
15 18 (32.14%) Sass
15 18 (32.14%) Wireframes
16 17 (30.36%) GraphQL
16 17 (30.36%) Sketch
16 17 (30.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 17 (30.36%) DevOps
16 17 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (30.36%) Node.js
16 17 (30.36%) CSS3
17 15 (26.79%) Cypress.io
17 15 (26.79%) Analytics
17 15 (26.79%) Jenkins

WCAG
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 11 (19.64%) Confluence
2 8 (14.29%) CMS
3 5 (8.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Sketch
2 10 (17.86%) InVision
3 3 (5.36%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) npm
2 10 (17.86%) Figma
3 7 (12.50%) Miro
4 3 (5.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Internet
2 5 (8.93%) DNS
2 5 (8.93%) SSL
Development Applications
1 30 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 15 (26.79%) Cypress.io
2 15 (26.79%) Jenkins
3 12 (21.43%) Selenium
4 11 (19.64%) JIRA
5 10 (17.86%) GitLab
6 7 (12.50%) PostCSS
7 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
7 5 (8.93%) JUnit
7 5 (8.93%) RSpec
7 5 (8.93%) WebDriver
7 5 (8.93%) webpack
8 1 (1.79%) Babel
8 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.79%) gulp
General
1 22 (39.29%) Social Skills
2 13 (23.21%) Public Sector
3 10 (17.86%) Finance
4 8 (14.29%) Retail
5 7 (12.50%) Back Office
5 7 (12.50%) Local Government
6 5 (8.93%) Games
7 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.79%) Law
7 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (64.29%) Developer
2 22 (39.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (30.36%) Senior Developer
4 12 (21.43%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 11 (19.64%) React Developer
5 11 (19.64%) Senior React Developer
6 10 (17.86%) Designer
7 9 (16.07%) UI Developer
8 8 (14.29%) UI/UX Developer
8 8 (14.29%) UX Developer
9 7 (12.50%) Interaction Designer
10 5 (8.93%) QA Engineer
10 5 (8.93%) Senior WordPress Developer
10 5 (8.93%) WordPress Developer
11 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
11 3 (5.36%) Technical Manager
11 3 (5.36%) Technical Project Manager
11 3 (5.36%) Test Engineer
11 3 (5.36%) UI Designer
11 3 (5.36%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (82.14%) CSS
2 45 (80.36%) HTML
3 29 (51.79%) HTML5
3 29 (51.79%) React
4 18 (32.14%) Sass
5 17 (30.36%) CSS3
5 17 (30.36%) GraphQL
5 17 (30.36%) Node.js
5 17 (30.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
6 10 (17.86%) Redux
6 10 (17.86%) Svelte
7 8 (14.29%) DOM
7 8 (14.29%) Enzyme
7 8 (14.29%) GatsbyJS
7 8 (14.29%) Jest
7 8 (14.29%) Next.js
8 7 (12.50%) Puppeteer
8 7 (12.50%) Spring
8 7 (12.50%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 36 (64.29%) User Experience
2 10 (17.86%) W3C
3 8 (14.29%) NHS
4 7 (12.50%) Graphic Design
4 7 (12.50%) Virtual Team
5 5 (8.93%) Renewable Energy
6 4 (7.14%) Animation
7 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) Satnav
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (80.36%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (62.50%) Front End Development
3 28 (50.00%) UX Design
4 24 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 23 (41.07%) Test Automation
6 19 (33.93%) Scrum
7 18 (32.14%) Wireframes
8 17 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (30.36%) DevOps
9 15 (26.79%) A/B Testing
9 15 (26.79%) Analytics
9 15 (26.79%) Interaction Design
10 13 (23.21%) Web Design
11 12 (21.43%) Kanban
11 12 (21.43%) TDD
12 10 (17.86%) Business Agility
12 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
12 10 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (17.86%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 10 (17.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) JavaScript
2 29 (51.79%) TypeScript
3 12 (21.43%) Scala
4 9 (16.07%) ES6
5 7 (12.50%) ES7
5 7 (12.50%) Java
5 7 (12.50%) Java 11
5 7 (12.50%) Kotlin
6 6 (10.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) SANS
1 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (83.93%) Accessibility
2 22 (39.29%) QA
3 2 (3.57%) GDPR
3 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (44.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) NEC
2 5 (8.93%) Mercator
3 3 (5.36%) Adobe
4 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft