The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 247 242 277
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +35
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 9 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 16
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £58,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Usability Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6141 5670 6692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.66% 76.77% 74.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4968 4775 5664
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 the East of England

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

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Usability Testing Salary Trend in the East of England

Usability Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -2 4 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Cambridgeshire -10 3 £31,500 -7.35%
Essex - 1 £41,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £37,500 -
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 12 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 12 (42.86%) QA
3 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
3 11 (39.29%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) UNIX
4 10 (35.71%) Oracle
4 10 (35.71%) Test Scripting
5 8 (28.57%) EFT
5 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 8 (28.57%) Data Mining
5 8 (28.57%) ATM
5 8 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (25.00%) .NET
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (21.43%) Java
8 5 (17.86%) ISEB
8 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
8 5 (17.86%) Retail
8 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
8 5 (17.86%) WCF
8 5 (17.86%) LINQ

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 2 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (7.14%) ClearQuest
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) Axure RP
2 2 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Publishing
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Software Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Test Analyst
4 8 (28.57%) Software Test Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Product Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Tester
7 2 (7.14%) Tester
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Tester
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Technical Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Trainee
8 1 (3.57%) User Experience Designer
8 1 (3.57%) Designer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
1 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (17.86%) WCF
2 5 (17.86%) LINQ
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) Spring
5 1 (3.57%) WPF
5 1 (3.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (28.57%) EFT
3 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.71%) Copywriting
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
5 2 (7.14%) PKI
6 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 10 (35.71%) Test Scripting
3 8 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (14.29%) Information Architecture
6 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Web Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.71%) Qualitative Research
7 3 (10.71%) Analytics
8 2 (7.14%) V-Model
8 2 (7.14%) UML
9 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C#
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 6 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) ISEB
2 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft