The first table below looks at the demand for Usability Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 686 667 696
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +29
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 218 192 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 176 159 186
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90910 82248 90837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 79.03% 76.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73759 68320 77731
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Usability Testing Salary Trend in England

Usability Testing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Usability Testing Salary Histogram in England

Usability Testing
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -48 113 £50,000 +14.94% 8
South East -5 36 £41,250 +26.92% 4
Yorkshire -36 21 £34,000 -2.85% 2
East of England -17 13 £40,000 -27.27% 3
South West +1 12 £45,000 +36.36% 1
North East - 6 £25,653 -
West Midlands -2 4 £33,250 -39.54% 1
North West - 4 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £35,000 - 7
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Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 137 (31.00%) QA
2 128 (28.96%) User Stories
3 117 (26.47%) Axure RP
4 105 (23.76%) HTML
5 104 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 91 (20.59%) CSS
7 84 (19.00%) OmniGraffle
8 81 (18.33%) SOAP
9 80 (18.10%) .NET
9 80 (18.10%) E-Commerce
10 79 (17.87%) JavaScript
10 79 (17.87%) Microsoft
11 75 (16.97%) Degree
12 74 (16.74%) Marketing
13 73 (16.52%) SQL
14 68 (15.38%) Selenium
15 64 (14.48%) Retail
15 64 (14.48%) Scrum
15 64 (14.48%) Team Foundation Server
16 60 (13.57%) Analytics
17 57 (12.90%) Adobe
18 54 (12.22%) Finance
19 53 (11.99%) Information Architecture
20 52 (11.76%) Photoshop
21 51 (11.54%) Web Services
21 51 (11.54%) XML
22 49 (11.09%) C#
23 47 (10.63%) Test Scripting
24 46 (10.41%) HP Quality Center
24 46 (10.41%) SaaS

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.90%) Apache
2 4 (0.90%) CMS
3 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.23%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 84 (19.00%) OmniGraffle
2 52 (11.76%) Photoshop
3 35 (7.92%) MS Visio
4 31 (7.01%) Adobe Illustrator
5 16 (3.62%) MS Office
6 14 (3.17%) MS Excel
7 13 (2.94%) Fireworks
8 6 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (1.13%) FreeHand
9 5 (1.13%) Mingle
10 4 (0.90%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.23%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 19 (4.30%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.45%) Magento
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (10.41%) SaaS
2 27 (6.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.45%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.81%) Internet
2 6 (1.36%) Extranet
2 6 (1.36%) Intranet
3 4 (0.90%) NFC
4 3 (0.68%) ATM
5 2 (0.45%) HTTP
6 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.23%) DNS
6 1 (0.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.36%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.13%) MySQL
4 3 (0.68%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.45%) DB2
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 117 (26.47%) Axure RP
2 68 (15.38%) Selenium
3 64 (14.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 46 (10.41%) Cucumber
5 45 (10.18%) QuickTest Pro
5 45 (10.18%) SpecFlow
6 31 (7.01%) SoapUI
7 30 (6.79%) FitNesse
8 24 (5.43%) Visual Studio
9 23 (5.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 17 (3.85%) Subversion
11 16 (3.62%) JIRA
12 15 (3.39%) Git (software)
13 12 (2.71%) Dreamweaver
14 10 (2.26%) JUnit
15 6 (1.36%) WebDriver
15 6 (1.36%) TestDirector
15 6 (1.36%) Bugzilla
16 3 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
16 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 74 (16.74%) Marketing
2 64 (14.48%) Retail
3 54 (12.22%) Finance
4 30 (6.79%) Advertising
5 15 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.71%) Back Office
6 12 (2.71%) Legal
7 9 (2.04%) Banking
8 7 (1.58%) Law
9 5 (1.13%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.13%) Publishing
10 4 (0.90%) French Language
10 4 (0.90%) German Language
10 4 (0.90%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.90%) Billing
11 3 (0.68%) Games
12 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.23%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 133 (30.09%) Designer
2 99 (22.40%) User Experience Designer
3 70 (15.84%) Analyst
4 67 (15.16%) Architect
5 59 (13.35%) Test Analyst
6 54 (12.22%) Developer
7 38 (8.60%) User Experience Architect
8 33 (7.47%) Agile Test Analyst
9 31 (7.01%) Senior Designer
10 25 (5.66%) Technical Architect
10 25 (5.66%) Salesforce.com Architect
11 24 (5.43%) UI Designer
12 20 (4.52%) Senior User Experience Designer
13 17 (3.85%) Product Owner
14 15 (3.39%) Web Designer
14 15 (3.39%) Software Engineer
14 15 (3.39%) Tester
15 14 (3.17%) UI Programmer
15 14 (3.17%) UI Developer
15 14 (3.17%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (23.76%) HTML
2 91 (20.59%) CSS
3 81 (18.33%) SOAP
4 80 (18.10%) .NET
5 51 (11.54%) Web Services
5 51 (11.54%) XML
6 45 (10.18%) HTML5
7 38 (8.60%) XSD
7 38 (8.60%) WSDL
8 37 (8.37%) jQuery
9 28 (6.33%) Ajax
10 26 (5.88%) Gherkin
11 23 (5.20%) CSS3
12 22 (4.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (4.52%) RESTful
14 15 (3.39%) D3.js
14 15 (3.39%) Highcharts JS
14 15 (3.39%) Sass
14 15 (3.39%) LESS
15 13 (2.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.69%) Psychology
2 31 (7.01%) Mobile App
3 29 (6.56%) Social Media
4 25 (5.66%) Graphic Design
5 24 (5.43%) Visualisation
6 23 (5.20%) Computer Science
7 19 (4.30%) Digital Media
8 15 (3.39%) Human Factors
9 12 (2.71%) RIA
10 11 (2.49%) Mathematics
10 11 (2.49%) Chip and PIN
11 9 (2.04%) Ergonomics
11 9 (2.04%) Motion Graphics
12 8 (1.81%) New Media
13 6 (1.36%) Open Source
13 6 (1.36%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (1.13%) Mobile Payment
15 4 (0.90%) iPhone
15 4 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 4 (0.90%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.92%) Android
2 34 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 16 (3.62%) Windows
4 12 (2.71%) Linux
5 9 (2.04%) UNIX
6 6 (1.36%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (28.96%) User Stories
2 104 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (18.10%) E-Commerce
4 64 (14.48%) Scrum
5 60 (13.57%) Analytics
6 53 (11.99%) Information Architecture
7 47 (10.63%) Test Scripting
8 41 (9.28%) Test Automation
8 41 (9.28%) Unit Testing
8 41 (9.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 40 (9.05%) Business Analysis
10 39 (8.82%) Test Management
11 37 (8.37%) Project Management
11 37 (8.37%) User Experience Design
12 36 (8.14%) Web Design
13 34 (7.69%) MVC
14 32 (7.24%) Web Development
15 31 (7.01%) Automated Testing
15 31 (7.01%) Software Engineering
16 29 (6.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 79 (17.87%) JavaScript
2 73 (16.52%) SQL
3 49 (11.09%) C#
4 39 (8.82%) Java
5 28 (6.33%) PHP
6 22 (4.98%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.90%) XAML
8 3 (0.68%) C
8 3 (0.68%) C++
8 3 (0.68%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.68%) PHP5
8 3 (0.68%) PHP4
9 2 (0.45%) Ruby
9 2 (0.45%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.23%) VBScript
10 1 (0.23%) VB
10 1 (0.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 75 (16.97%) Degree
2 29 (6.56%) ISEB
3 27 (6.11%) ISTQB
4 17 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.90%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (31.00%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) HL7
Systems Management
1 46 (10.41%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.13%) Puppet
3 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 79 (17.87%) Microsoft
2 57 (12.90%) Adobe
3 46 (10.41%) Salesforce.com
4 40 (9.05%) HP
5 22 (4.98%) Twitter
6 19 (4.30%) Google
7 15 (3.39%) Oracle
8 9 (2.04%) Omniture
9 3 (0.68%) Zend
10 2 (0.45%) JBoss
11 1 (0.23%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.23%) SAP
11 1 (0.23%) IBM
11 1 (0.23%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.23%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.23%) ClickTale
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
WhatUsersDo
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £42k DOE + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits / Home working
Posted: 2 days ago
Oakham, Rutland
TheSmartList
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Base+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Argyll Scott
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky
Posted: 13 days ago
Stamford, Lincolnshire
TheSmartList
Salary: DOE
Posted: 17 days ago
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
TheSmartList
Salary: DOE
Posted: 17 days ago