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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 675 669 675
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 201 176 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 179 132 179
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -24.44%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88099 80202 86245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 78.75% 77.52%
Number of salaries quoted 71608 66273 74087
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Usability Testing
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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
London -7 132 £55,000 +20.87% 11
South East -20 28 £32,500 +4.83% 3
East of England -4 14 £39,250 -12.77% 3
Yorkshire -52 8 £42,500 +34.92% 1
East Midlands -3 6 £52,454 +84.04% 1
North West +1 5 £42,500 -5.55%
South West -10 3 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £29,000 -
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Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 144 (34.53%) QA
2 123 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (24.46%) User Stories
4 95 (22.78%) HTML
5 90 (21.58%) E-Commerce
6 89 (21.34%) CSS
7 82 (19.66%) Degree
8 76 (18.23%) Axure RP
8 76 (18.23%) JavaScript
9 71 (17.03%) Microsoft
10 70 (16.79%) SOAP
11 69 (16.55%) .NET
12 67 (16.07%) SQL
13 66 (15.83%) Test Scripting
14 64 (15.35%) Marketing
15 63 (15.11%) Selenium
15 63 (15.11%) Scrum
16 61 (14.63%) Photoshop
17 56 (13.43%) Analytics
18 53 (12.71%) Team Foundation Server
19 52 (12.47%) Salesforce.com
20 49 (11.75%) Adobe
20 49 (11.75%) HTML5
21 46 (11.03%) C#
21 46 (11.03%) Web Development
22 45 (10.79%) QuickTest Pro
23 43 (10.31%) Web Services
23 43 (10.31%) Retail
24 42 (10.07%) OmniGraffle
25 40 (9.59%) HP Quality Center

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (0.96%) CMS
2 3 (0.72%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.48%) Apache
4 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.24%) Drupal
Applications
1 61 (14.63%) Photoshop
2 42 (10.07%) OmniGraffle
3 23 (5.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (4.08%) MS Excel
5 14 (3.36%) MS Office
6 12 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (2.40%) MS Visio
8 7 (1.68%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 26 (6.24%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.72%) Magento
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.39%) SaaS
2 26 (6.24%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.92%) ATM
2 4 (0.96%) Unified Communications
3 3 (0.72%) Extranet
3 3 (0.72%) Intranet
4 2 (0.48%) HTTP
5 1 (0.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.92%) Data Mining
3 7 (1.68%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.48%) MySQL
4 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 76 (18.23%) Axure RP
2 63 (15.11%) Selenium
3 53 (12.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (10.79%) QuickTest Pro
5 36 (8.63%) Cucumber
6 27 (6.47%) SpecFlow
7 26 (6.24%) SoapUI
8 24 (5.76%) Visual Studio
9 22 (5.28%) JIRA
10 15 (3.60%) FitNesse
11 14 (3.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 9 (2.16%) Robotium
12 9 (2.16%) Calabash
12 9 (2.16%) Xcode
13 8 (1.92%) TeamCity
13 8 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (1.68%) JUnit
15 5 (1.20%) TestDirector
15 5 (1.20%) Bugzilla
15 5 (1.20%) MSTest
General
1 64 (15.35%) Marketing
2 43 (10.31%) Retail
3 40 (9.59%) Finance
4 18 (4.32%) Back Office
5 16 (3.84%) Advertising
6 12 (2.88%) Law
7 10 (2.40%) Publishing
8 6 (1.44%) Banking
9 5 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.20%) Legal
10 4 (0.96%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.96%) Russian Language
11 3 (0.72%) Music Industry
11 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.48%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 111 (26.62%) Designer
2 78 (18.71%) User Experience Designer
3 68 (16.31%) Analyst
4 49 (11.75%) Test Analyst
5 42 (10.07%) Architect
6 35 (8.39%) Developer
6 35 (8.39%) UI Designer
7 25 (6.00%) Technical Architect
7 25 (6.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 22 (5.28%) Senior Designer
9 21 (5.04%) User Experience Researcher
10 20 (4.80%) Agile Test Analyst
11 18 (4.32%) Tester
12 16 (3.84%) QA Engineer
12 16 (3.84%) Interaction Designer
12 16 (3.84%) User Experience Architect
13 15 (3.60%) Software Engineer
13 15 (3.60%) Web Designer
14 14 (3.36%) Coordinator
14 14 (3.36%) Senior User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (22.78%) HTML
2 89 (21.34%) CSS
3 70 (16.79%) SOAP
4 69 (16.55%) .NET
5 49 (11.75%) HTML5
6 43 (10.31%) Web Services
7 39 (9.35%) CSS3
8 27 (6.47%) XML
9 26 (6.24%) Gherkin
10 25 (6.00%) jQuery
11 24 (5.76%) RESTful
12 23 (5.52%) XSD
12 23 (5.52%) WSDL
13 21 (5.04%) Ajax
14 19 (4.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (3.36%) Flash
16 13 (3.12%) XHTML
17 12 (2.88%) WCF
18 10 (2.40%) .NET Framework
19 9 (2.16%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.91%) Mobile App
2 21 (5.04%) Social Media
3 15 (3.60%) Psychology
4 13 (3.12%) Human Factors
4 13 (3.12%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.12%) Visualisation
4 13 (3.12%) Digital Media
5 12 (2.88%) New Media
5 12 (2.88%) Graphic Design
6 11 (2.64%) Data Protection Act
6 11 (2.64%) Chip and PIN
6 11 (2.64%) Mobile Payment
6 11 (2.64%) iPhone
7 10 (2.40%) Open Source
8 9 (2.16%) Copywriting
9 8 (1.92%) iPad
9 8 (1.92%) EFT
10 7 (1.68%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.68%) RIA
11 4 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.11%) Android
2 36 (8.63%) Apple iOS
3 15 (3.60%) UNIX
4 12 (2.88%) Windows
5 7 (1.68%) Linux
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (24.46%) User Stories
3 90 (21.58%) E-Commerce
4 66 (15.83%) Test Scripting
5 63 (15.11%) Scrum
6 56 (13.43%) Analytics
7 46 (11.03%) Web Development
8 37 (8.87%) Responsive Web Design
9 36 (8.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 35 (8.39%) Unit Testing
11 34 (8.15%) SEO
12 33 (7.91%) Automated Testing
12 33 (7.91%) Test Strategy
13 32 (7.67%) Manual Testing
13 32 (7.67%) Integration Testing
14 31 (7.43%) Information Architecture
15 28 (6.71%) Product Management
15 28 (6.71%) Security Testing
15 28 (6.71%) Test Management
15 28 (6.71%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 76 (18.23%) JavaScript
2 67 (16.07%) SQL
3 46 (11.03%) C#
4 26 (6.24%) Java
5 24 (5.76%) T-SQL
6 14 (3.36%) PHP
7 11 (2.64%) C
8 9 (2.16%) C++
8 9 (2.16%) Objective-C
9 8 (1.92%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.48%) XAML
10 2 (0.48%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.48%) Ruby
10 2 (0.48%) PHP5
10 2 (0.48%) PHP4
11 1 (0.24%) VBScript
11 1 (0.24%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 82 (19.66%) Degree
2 28 (6.71%) ISEB
3 27 (6.47%) ISTQB
4 24 (5.76%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (1.44%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.20%) ACCA
7 5 (1.20%) CIMA
8 4 (0.96%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (34.53%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 40 (9.59%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 71 (17.03%) Microsoft
2 52 (12.47%) Salesforce.com
3 49 (11.75%) Adobe
4 33 (7.91%) HP
5 32 (7.67%) Google
6 18 (4.32%) Twitter
7 17 (4.08%) Oracle
8 8 (1.92%) Omniture
9 6 (1.44%) IBM
10 3 (0.72%) Zend
11 2 (0.48%) JBoss
12 1 (0.24%) Capita
12 1 (0.24%) iRise
12 1 (0.24%) Kony
City, London
Ultimate Asset
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + substantial share options
Posted: 2 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits / Home working / Travel
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £1 per annum + Excellent Package & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Capita IT Professional Services
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago