The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 111 102 125
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +23
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.057% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.41% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £23,000 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.47% -1.29%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
Usability Testing
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1444 1232 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.70% 79.38% 75.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1051 1365
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the Cambridge region.

Usability Testing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Usability Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Usability Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) LINQ
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) ISEB
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Python

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Usability Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Usability Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (50.00%) WCF
1 4 (50.00%) LINQ
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft