Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with 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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 285 306 317
Rank change year-on-year +21 +11 +49
Permanent jobs citing WCAG 9 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.010% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.81% 0.081% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 7
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,133 £42,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.67% +46.55% -27.50%
10th Percentile £33,412 £41,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,200 £43,750 £47,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.96% +36.00% -6.25%

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 advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,110 1,235 1,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.63% 11.91% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 782 1,001 987
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £41,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.20% +15.28% -10.00%
10th Percentile £21,000 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,600 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing WCAG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for WCAG in Yorkshire

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Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WCAG in Yorkshire

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Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCAG in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Salary histogram for WCAG in Yorkshire

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Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 April 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 5 £52,133 -
South Yorkshire +3 3 £52,133 +22.67%
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, IT jobs citing WCAG 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 across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) JIRA
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) Confluence
2 8 (88.89%) Microservices
2 8 (88.89%) BDD
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) Slack
3 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 6 (66.67%) Coaching
3 6 (66.67%) Burp Suite
3 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 6 (66.67%) OWASP
3 6 (66.67%) Nessus
3 6 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 6 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 6 (66.67%) JMeter
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) WireMock
5 2 (22.22%) Cross-Platform Development
5 2 (22.22%) Chai
5 2 (22.22%) Babel
5 2 (22.22%) Terraform
5 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 8 (88.89%) Confluence
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (22.22%) Mule
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Slack
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) GitHub
2 2 (22.22%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
1 8 (88.89%) JIRA
2 6 (66.67%) Burp Suite
2 6 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 6 (66.67%) JMeter
2 6 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 2 (22.22%) Babel
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Maven
3 2 (22.22%) Mocha
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
3 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) webpack
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) Chai
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) Jest
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) React
2 2 (22.22%) Redux
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
2 2 (22.22%) Spring Boot
2 2 (22.22%) WireMock
2 2 (22.22%) XMPP
3 1 (11.11%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 2 (22.22%) Online Banking
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) BDD
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Microservices
3 6 (66.67%) Coaching
3 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 6 (66.67%) OWASP
3 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Cross-Platform Development
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile First
5 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) ES6
2 2 (22.22%) Groovy
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Java 8
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Nessus
2 2 (22.22%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) AppDynamics
1 2 (22.22%) Cadence
1 2 (22.22%) Splunk