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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 113 113 124
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.16% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.16% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £31,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -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
1493 1236 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.10% 77.64% 76.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 1070 1262
Average salary £41,500 £41,125 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
1 11 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (63.64%) Mathematics
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
2 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) LINQ
3 5 (45.45%) WCF
4 4 (36.36%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
4 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) ISEB
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) WinForms
5 1 (9.09%) WPF

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) LINQ
2 5 (45.45%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) WinForms
3 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (63.64%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft