The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Psychology in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Psychology
Rank 302 314 319
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 4 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.19% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.088% 0.42% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 6
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +92.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +114.28%
Psychology
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4571 5524 5336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.92% 46.62% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3939 4712 4842
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Psychology across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Psychology Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Psychology
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Psychology across the City of London region.

Psychology Salary Trend in the City of London

Psychology
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Psychology across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Psychology Salary Histogram in the City of London

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Psychology 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 Psychology.

1 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 16 (61.54%) Big Data
3 15 (57.69%) Analytics
3 15 (57.69%) Retail
4 12 (46.15%) Mathematics
4 12 (46.15%) Digital Media
4 12 (46.15%) Java
4 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 12 (46.15%) MATLAB
4 12 (46.15%) Economics
4 12 (46.15%) Statistics
4 12 (46.15%) Hadoop
4 12 (46.15%) Business Analysis
4 12 (46.15%) Statistical Analysis
4 12 (46.15%) Predictive Modelling
5 11 (42.31%) Machine Learning
5 11 (42.31%) Monte Carlo Method
5 11 (42.31%) Logistic Regression
5 11 (42.31%) Cluster Analysis
5 11 (42.31%) Biostatistics
5 11 (42.31%) Data Mining
5 11 (42.31%) Data Modelling
5 11 (42.31%) Econometrics
5 11 (42.31%) Data Analysis
5 11 (42.31%) Bioinformatics
5 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
5 11 (42.31%) SPSS
5 11 (42.31%) CPLEX
5 11 (42.31%) Informatics
5 11 (42.31%) Artificial Intelligence

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Psychology 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 Psychology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (42.31%) SAS
1 11 (42.31%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) SPSS
1 11 (42.31%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) WebTrends
1 4 (15.38%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) Big Data
2 12 (46.15%) Hadoop
3 11 (42.31%) Data Mining
3 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (57.69%) Retail
2 11 (42.31%) Finance
3 4 (15.38%) Advertising
3 4 (15.38%) Games
3 4 (15.38%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Data Scientist
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Web Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Web Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Customer Insight Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Senior UX Designer
4 1 (3.85%) UX Designer
4 1 (3.85%) Designer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Economics
1 12 (46.15%) Statistics
1 12 (46.15%) Mathematics
1 12 (46.15%) Digital Media
2 11 (42.31%) Visualisation
2 11 (42.31%) Applied Mathematics
2 11 (42.31%) Physics
2 11 (42.31%) Chemistry
2 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
2 11 (42.31%) Informatics
2 11 (42.31%) Artificial Intelligence
2 11 (42.31%) Neural Network
2 11 (42.31%) Algorithms
3 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile Games
3 4 (15.38%) E-Learning
3 4 (15.38%) IPTV
3 4 (15.38%) Social Media
3 4 (15.38%) Social Gaming
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Analytics
2 12 (46.15%) Predictive Modelling
2 12 (46.15%) Business Analysis
2 12 (46.15%) Statistical Analysis
3 11 (42.31%) Logistic Regression
3 11 (42.31%) Cluster Analysis
3 11 (42.31%) Biostatistics
3 11 (42.31%) Data Modelling
3 11 (42.31%) Econometrics
3 11 (42.31%) Data Analysis
3 11 (42.31%) Bioinformatics
3 11 (42.31%) Machine Learning
3 11 (42.31%) Monte Carlo Method
3 11 (42.31%) Linear Regression
3 11 (42.31%) Database Theory
3 11 (42.31%) Relational Database Theory
3 11 (42.31%) Bayesian Methods
3 11 (42.31%) Time Series Analysis
3 11 (42.31%) Markov Chain
3 11 (42.31%) Factor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) MATLAB
1 12 (46.15%) Java
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Python
2 11 (42.31%) C++
2 11 (42.31%) Ruby
2 11 (42.31%) Clojure
2 11 (42.31%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 11 (42.31%) PhD
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Adobe
1 4 (15.38%) Omniture
1 4 (15.38%) Google