The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Psychology in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Psychology
Rank 787 860 830
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -30
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 79 41 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.037% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.095% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 65 34 26
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +29.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £57,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-16.52% +63.12%
Psychology
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41501 43223 41447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.55% 39.49% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 33240 34281 33664
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Psychology Jobs Demand Trend in England

Psychology
Salary Trend in England

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

Psychology Salary Trend in England

Psychology
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Psychology across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Psychology Salary Histogram in England

Psychology
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
London +64 61 £60,000 - 8
Yorkshire - 8 £55,000 - 4
South East +9 6 £41,000 -28.69% 3
North West +1 3 £37,500 +29.31%
South West - 1 £50,000 - 1
Psychology
UK

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 94 (68.12%) User Experience
2 78 (56.52%) Degree
3 49 (35.51%) Computer Science
3 49 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (31.88%) Adobe
5 37 (26.81%) Axure RP
6 35 (25.36%) Digital Media
7 29 (21.01%) Marketing
7 29 (21.01%) Industrial Design
8 26 (18.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 25 (18.12%) MS Visio
10 24 (17.39%) HTML
10 24 (17.39%) Finance
10 24 (17.39%) Mathematics
11 23 (16.67%) Business Analysis
11 23 (16.67%) Photoshop
12 22 (15.94%) Economics
12 22 (15.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 20 (14.49%) Analytics
13 20 (14.49%) Data Protection
13 20 (14.49%) Adobe Illustrator
14 19 (13.77%) Usability Testing
15 18 (13.04%) Project Management
16 17 (12.32%) Retail
16 17 (12.32%) Statistics
17 15 (10.87%) Security Cleared
18 14 (10.14%) DV Cleared
18 14 (10.14%) Digital Marketing
18 14 (10.14%) Requirements Management
18 14 (10.14%) Google

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 6 (4.35%) WordPress
1 6 (4.35%) SAS
2 4 (2.90%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.45%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (18.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 25 (18.12%) MS Visio
3 23 (16.67%) Photoshop
4 20 (14.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (7.25%) OmniGraffle
6 9 (6.52%) SPSS
7 4 (2.90%) CPLEX
8 1 (0.72%) MS Office
8 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.97%) Google Analytics
2 8 (5.80%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (2.90%) SaaS
3 4 (2.90%) Yammer
4 3 (2.17%) GitHub
4 3 (2.17%) Trello
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.80%) Big Data
2 7 (5.07%) Data Mining
3 5 (3.62%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.17%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.45%) OLAP
5 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.72%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 37 (26.81%) Axure RP
2 22 (15.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.72%) Selenium
3 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.72%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (0.72%) gulp
General
1 29 (21.01%) Marketing
2 24 (17.39%) Finance
3 17 (12.32%) Retail
4 5 (3.62%) Advertising
5 4 (2.90%) Publishing
6 2 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.45%) Electronics
6 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.72%) Automotive
7 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (23.91%) Designer
2 30 (21.74%) UX Designer
3 20 (14.49%) Senior Designer
4 19 (13.77%) Senior UX Designer
5 18 (13.04%) Analyst
6 13 (9.42%) Consultant
6 13 (9.42%) User Experience Researcher
7 10 (7.25%) User Experience Consultant
7 10 (7.25%) Senior Consultant
7 10 (7.25%) Business Analyst
8 8 (5.80%) Senior User Experience Consultant
9 7 (5.07%) Data Analyst
9 7 (5.07%) Lead Designer
9 7 (5.07%) Marketing Manager
10 6 (4.35%) Digital Marketing Manager
10 6 (4.35%) Architect
10 6 (4.35%) User Experience Architect
11 4 (2.90%) Data Scientist
12 3 (2.17%) Junior
12 3 (2.17%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.39%) HTML
2 11 (7.97%) CSS
3 8 (5.80%) Flash
4 3 (2.17%) D3.js
5 2 (1.45%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.72%) WPF
6 1 (0.72%) jQuery
6 1 (0.72%) Qt
6 1 (0.72%) HTML5
6 1 (0.72%) REST
6 1 (0.72%) CSS3
6 1 (0.72%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.72%) React
6 1 (0.72%) CGI
6 1 (0.72%) DOM
6 1 (0.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 94 (68.12%) User Experience
2 49 (35.51%) Computer Science
3 35 (25.36%) Digital Media
4 24 (17.39%) Mathematics
5 22 (15.94%) Economics
6 17 (12.32%) Statistics
7 12 (8.70%) Human Factors
8 9 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (5.80%) Social Media
10 7 (5.07%) Visualisation
11 5 (3.62%) Physics
12 4 (2.90%) Chemistry
12 4 (2.90%) Ergonomics
12 4 (2.90%) Applied Mathematics
12 4 (2.90%) Graphic Design
12 4 (2.90%) Informatics
12 4 (2.90%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (2.90%) Neural Network
12 4 (2.90%) Algorithms
13 2 (1.45%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (21.01%) Industrial Design
3 23 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 20 (14.49%) Data Protection
4 20 (14.49%) Analytics
5 19 (13.77%) Usability Testing
6 18 (13.04%) Project Management
7 14 (10.14%) UML
7 14 (10.14%) Requirements Management
7 14 (10.14%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (8.70%) Use Case
9 10 (7.25%) Information Architecture
10 9 (6.52%) E-Commerce
10 9 (6.52%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.07%) Coaching
11 7 (5.07%) Logistics
11 7 (5.07%) Web Development
12 6 (4.35%) Business Development
12 6 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 6 (4.35%) SQL
2 6 (4.35%) Python
2 6 (4.35%) Ruby
3 5 (3.62%) C++
3 5 (3.62%) Java
3 5 (3.62%) R
4 4 (2.90%) Clojure
4 4 (2.90%) MATLAB
5 3 (2.17%) Scala
6 2 (1.45%) C#
6 2 (1.45%) Lingo
7 1 (0.72%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 78 (56.52%) Degree
2 15 (10.87%) Security Cleared
3 14 (10.14%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.90%) PhD
5 2 (1.45%) MBA
6 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.90%) WCAG
Vendors
1 44 (31.88%) Adobe
2 14 (10.14%) Google
3 8 (5.80%) PayPal
4 4 (2.90%) SAP
5 2 (1.45%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.72%) Facebook
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.72%) Minitab
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