The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills 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 Usability Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 302 303 305
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 18 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 32
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £34,200 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
Usability Testing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9438 9707 10189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.96% 82.09% 80.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7873 8476 9301
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 the City of London

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

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Usability Testing Salary Trend in the City of London

Usability Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

Usability Testing Salary Histogram in the City of London

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) E-Commerce
3 18 (43.90%) User Experience
4 16 (39.02%) CSS
5 15 (36.59%) HTML
5 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
6 14 (34.15%) QA
7 13 (31.71%) SQL
8 11 (26.83%) Cucumber
8 11 (26.83%) Gherkin
8 11 (26.83%) Selenium
8 11 (26.83%) Security Testing
8 11 (26.83%) Unit Testing
8 11 (26.83%) Test Scripting
8 11 (26.83%) .NET
8 11 (26.83%) C#
9 10 (24.39%) T-SQL
9 10 (24.39%) Visual Studio
9 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
9 10 (24.39%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (24.39%) SOAP
9 10 (24.39%) Automated Testing
9 10 (24.39%) Scrum
9 10 (24.39%) Performance Testing
9 10 (24.39%) Integration Testing
9 10 (24.39%) SpecFlow
9 10 (24.39%) SoapUI
9 10 (24.39%) Manual Testing
9 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Photoshop
2 3 (7.32%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.44%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Cucumber
1 11 (26.83%) Selenium
2 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (24.39%) SoapUI
2 10 (24.39%) SpecFlow
2 10 (24.39%) Visual Studio
2 10 (24.39%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (7.32%) Axure RP
4 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Xcode
5 1 (2.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.44%) Robotium
5 1 (2.44%) Calabash
General
1 5 (12.20%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 3 (7.32%) Russian Language
4 2 (4.88%) Interactive Media
5 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.44%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Designer
2 12 (29.27%) User Experience Designer
3 8 (19.51%) UI Designer
4 4 (9.76%) Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Senior User Experience Designer
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.88%) QA Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Designer
7 1 (2.44%) Head of User Experience
7 1 (2.44%) Senior UI Designer
7 1 (2.44%) Interactive Designer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) CSS
2 15 (36.59%) HTML
3 11 (26.83%) .NET
3 11 (26.83%) Gherkin
4 10 (24.39%) SOAP
5 9 (21.95%) HTML5
6 7 (17.07%) CSS3
6 7 (17.07%) Flash
6 7 (17.07%) XHTML
7 4 (9.76%) Ajax
8 3 (7.32%) jQuery
9 2 (4.88%) JAX-WS
9 2 (4.88%) BlazeDS
9 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.88%) Zurb Foundation
9 2 (4.88%) PrimeFaces
9 2 (4.88%) Struts
9 2 (4.88%) XML
9 2 (4.88%) Spring MVC
9 2 (4.88%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) User Experience
2 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (19.51%) Human Factors
4 3 (7.32%) Social Media
4 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.88%) Web 2.0
5 2 (4.88%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.44%) Psychology
6 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.44%) iPhone
6 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Android
1 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) E-Commerce
3 11 (26.83%) Security Testing
3 11 (26.83%) Unit Testing
3 11 (26.83%) Test Scripting
4 10 (24.39%) Manual Testing
4 10 (24.39%) Integration Testing
4 10 (24.39%) Performance Testing
4 10 (24.39%) Scrum
4 10 (24.39%) Automated Testing
4 10 (24.39%) User Stories
5 8 (19.51%) Test Strategy
5 8 (19.51%) SEO
6 6 (14.63%) Market Research
7 5 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (9.76%) Web Design
9 3 (7.32%) Competitor Analysis
9 3 (7.32%) Web Analytics
9 3 (7.32%) Pay per click
9 3 (7.32%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) C#
4 10 (24.39%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.76%) Java
6 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.88%) Perl
6 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (34.15%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) IBM
2 2 (4.88%) Twitter
3 1 (2.44%) Google
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago