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 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 301 302 304
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 17 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.26% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 28
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 £35,000 £32,200 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £65,750
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
9142 9756 10249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.56% 81.87% 81.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7673 8494 9357
Average salary £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,695 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) E-Commerce
3 16 (43.24%) User Experience
4 14 (37.84%) CSS
5 13 (35.14%) HTML
5 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
6 12 (32.43%) QA
7 11 (29.73%) SQL
8 9 (24.32%) .NET
8 9 (24.32%) Photoshop
8 9 (24.32%) C#
8 9 (24.32%) Security Testing
8 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
8 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
8 9 (24.32%) Selenium
8 9 (24.32%) Cucumber
8 9 (24.32%) Gherkin
8 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (21.62%) User Stories
9 8 (21.62%) SpecFlow
9 8 (21.62%) Performance Testing
9 8 (21.62%) SoapUI
9 8 (21.62%) Human Factors
9 8 (21.62%) Integration Testing
9 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (21.62%) Manual Testing
9 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
9 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
9 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
9 8 (21.62%) QuickTest Pro

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (5.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.11%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.70%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Selenium
1 9 (24.32%) Cucumber
2 8 (21.62%) SpecFlow
2 8 (21.62%) SoapUI
2 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 8 (21.62%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (8.11%) Axure RP
4 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Xcode
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) Calabash
5 1 (2.70%) Robotium
General
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
2 3 (8.11%) Russian Language
3 2 (5.41%) Interactive Media
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Designer
2 12 (32.43%) UX Designer
3 6 (16.22%) UI Designer
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Digital Marketing Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior UX Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.70%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Interactive Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) CSS
2 13 (35.14%) HTML
3 9 (24.32%) .NET
3 9 (24.32%) Gherkin
4 8 (21.62%) SOAP
5 7 (18.92%) HTML5
5 7 (18.92%) CSS3
6 5 (13.51%) Flash
6 5 (13.51%) XHTML
7 2 (5.41%) JAX-WS
7 2 (5.41%) JMS
7 2 (5.41%) JAXB
7 2 (5.41%) XML
7 2 (5.41%) J2EE
7 2 (5.41%) JDBC
7 2 (5.41%) JSP
7 2 (5.41%) DHTML
7 2 (5.41%) Ajax
7 2 (5.41%) FpML
8 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) User Experience
2 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (21.62%) Human Factors
4 3 (8.11%) Social Media
4 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.70%) Psychology
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Android
1 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) E-Commerce
3 9 (24.32%) Security Testing
3 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
3 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
4 8 (21.62%) User Stories
4 8 (21.62%) Performance Testing
4 8 (21.62%) Integration Testing
4 8 (21.62%) Manual Testing
4 8 (21.62%) Automated Testing
4 8 (21.62%) SEO
4 8 (21.62%) Scrum
5 7 (18.92%) Test Strategy
6 6 (16.22%) Market Research
7 3 (8.11%) Pay per click
7 3 (8.11%) Competitor Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Web Analytics
7 3 (8.11%) B2B
7 3 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (8.11%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 11 (29.73%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) C#
4 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.41%) Perl
5 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.41%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) C
6 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) IBM
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Google