The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 679 651 642
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -9
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 188 214 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 130 156 171
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £60,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
Usability Testing
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86422 83683 86901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.28% 81.85% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 71808 67811 74641
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -9 83 £53,750 +7.50% 7
Yorkshire -8 42 £35,250 +3.67% 4
South East -2 36 £55,000 +29.41% 5
East Midlands - 9 £27,500 -
North West -2 8 £32,500 -27.77% 3
West Midlands -7 3 £42,500 -
East of England -30 3 £40,000 - 2
North East - 1 £28,780 -
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Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 213 (58.84%) User Experience
2 157 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (24.31%) HTML
4 86 (23.76%) Axure RP
5 83 (22.93%) CSS
6 79 (21.82%) QA
7 58 (16.02%) Information Architecture
8 55 (15.19%) Degree
9 53 (14.64%) User Stories
9 53 (14.64%) Photoshop
10 52 (14.36%) Microsoft
10 52 (14.36%) Analytics
11 50 (13.81%) JavaScript
11 50 (13.81%) E-Commerce
12 45 (12.43%) Finance
12 45 (12.43%) Marketing
13 43 (11.88%) Selenium
14 41 (11.33%) Adobe
14 41 (11.33%) MS Excel
15 39 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
16 37 (10.22%) JIRA
17 35 (9.67%) UX Design
18 34 (9.39%) Test Automation
18 34 (9.39%) Test Scripting
19 33 (9.12%) Test Strategy
19 33 (9.12%) QuickTest Pro
19 33 (9.12%) Mobile App
19 33 (9.12%) HTML5
20 31 (8.56%) Team Foundation Server
20 31 (8.56%) MS Visio

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (1.38%) CMS
1 5 (1.38%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.10%) WordPress
2 4 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (0.83%) IIS
4 2 (0.55%) JBoss
5 1 (0.28%) Apache
5 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
Applications
1 53 (14.64%) Photoshop
2 41 (11.33%) MS Excel
3 31 (8.56%) MS Visio
4 27 (7.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 19 (5.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 18 (4.97%) OmniGraffle
7 14 (3.87%) MS Office
8 6 (1.66%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.28%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 19 (5.25%) Magento
2 8 (2.21%) Google Analytics
3 7 (1.93%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.80%) SaaS
2 11 (3.04%) Google Apps
3 7 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.10%) Internet
2 3 (0.83%) ATM
3 2 (0.55%) DHCP
3 2 (0.55%) HTTP
3 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.55%) DNS
3 2 (0.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.66%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.38%) MySQL
3 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.83%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.28%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 86 (23.76%) Axure RP
2 43 (11.88%) Selenium
3 37 (10.22%) JIRA
4 33 (9.12%) QuickTest Pro
5 31 (8.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (7.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 20 (5.52%) JMeter
8 18 (4.97%) eggPlant
9 16 (4.42%) Visual Studio
10 15 (4.14%) Git (software)
11 10 (2.76%) SoapUI
12 7 (1.93%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.10%) WebDriver
13 4 (1.10%) FitNesse
13 4 (1.10%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 3 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
15 2 (0.55%) SpecFlow
15 2 (0.55%) LoadRunner
General
1 45 (12.43%) Finance
1 45 (12.43%) Marketing
2 22 (6.08%) Retail
3 16 (4.42%) Legal
3 16 (4.42%) Advertising
4 7 (1.93%) Automotive
5 6 (1.66%) Russian Language
6 4 (1.10%) Korean Language
7 3 (0.83%) Back Office
8 2 (0.55%) Games
8 2 (0.55%) Banking
8 2 (0.55%) Billing
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (28.18%) Designer
2 65 (17.96%) UX Designer
3 64 (17.68%) Analyst
4 42 (11.60%) Test Analyst
5 40 (11.05%) User Experience Researcher
6 38 (10.50%) UI Designer
7 27 (7.46%) Developer
8 24 (6.63%) Architect
9 19 (5.25%) E-Commerce Manager
10 18 (4.97%) Performance Analyst
10 18 (4.97%) Performance Test Analyst
10 18 (4.97%) Business Analyst
10 18 (4.97%) Senior Designer
11 14 (3.87%) Web Developer
11 14 (3.87%) Consultant
11 14 (3.87%) PHP Developer
12 13 (3.59%) User Experience Architect
13 12 (3.31%) Salesforce.com Consultant
13 12 (3.31%) PHP Magento Developer
13 12 (3.31%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (24.31%) HTML
2 83 (22.93%) CSS
3 33 (9.12%) HTML5
4 27 (7.46%) jQuery
5 22 (6.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 19 (5.25%) SOAP
7 17 (4.70%) .NET
8 15 (4.14%) CSS3
9 13 (3.59%) XHTML
9 13 (3.59%) Ajax
10 11 (3.04%) Gherkin
11 10 (2.76%) XML
12 8 (2.21%) RESTful
12 8 (2.21%) LESS
13 6 (1.66%) DHTML
13 6 (1.66%) COM
14 5 (1.38%) J2EE
14 5 (1.38%) Web Services
14 5 (1.38%) Flash
15 4 (1.10%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 213 (58.84%) User Experience
2 39 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (9.12%) Mobile App
4 27 (7.46%) Social Media
5 20 (5.52%) Management Information System
6 19 (5.25%) Mathematics
7 18 (4.97%) Human Factors
8 14 (3.87%) Graphic Design
9 9 (2.49%) Chip and PIN
10 8 (2.21%) Computer Science
10 8 (2.21%) RIA
11 7 (1.93%) BBC
11 7 (1.93%) Blackberry
12 6 (1.66%) Psychology
13 5 (1.38%) Spread Betting
14 4 (1.10%) Web 2.0
14 4 (1.10%) W3C
15 3 (0.83%) EFT
15 3 (0.83%) Ergonomics
15 3 (0.83%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.76%) Windows
2 5 (1.38%) Android
2 5 (1.38%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.10%) UNIX
4 3 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (16.02%) Information Architecture
3 53 (14.64%) User Stories
4 52 (14.36%) Analytics
5 50 (13.81%) E-Commerce
6 35 (9.67%) UX Design
7 34 (9.39%) Test Automation
7 34 (9.39%) Test Scripting
8 33 (9.12%) Test Strategy
9 30 (8.29%) Web Development
10 29 (8.01%) Business Development
10 29 (8.01%) Scrum
11 28 (7.73%) Performance Testing
12 25 (6.91%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (6.35%) Test Management
13 23 (6.35%) Manual Testing
14 22 (6.08%) Digital Marketing
15 20 (5.52%) SEO
15 20 (5.52%) Test Planning
16 19 (5.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 50 (13.81%) JavaScript
2 25 (6.91%) C
2 25 (6.91%) SQL
3 20 (5.52%) PHP
4 14 (3.87%) C#
5 11 (3.04%) T-SQL
6 9 (2.49%) Java
7 6 (1.66%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.38%) Perl
9 4 (1.10%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.83%) Ruby
10 3 (0.83%) Python
11 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (15.19%) Degree
2 21 (5.80%) ISTQB
3 16 (4.42%) ISEB
4 13 (3.59%) ACCA
4 13 (3.59%) CIMA
5 8 (2.21%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (21.82%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (0.83%) vSphere
2 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (6.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (14.36%) Microsoft
2 41 (11.33%) Adobe
3 23 (6.35%) HP
3 23 (6.35%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (5.25%) Google
5 14 (3.87%) Zend
5 14 (3.87%) Oracle
6 10 (2.76%) iRise
7 6 (1.66%) Twitter
8 5 (1.38%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.10%) IBM
10 3 (0.83%) VMware
11 2 (0.55%) Eloqua
12 1 (0.28%) Neolane
12 1 (0.28%) Citrix
South West London
ARM Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: ££ Competitive & Benefits ££
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
iKonnect
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
UK - London, Manchester, Preston, Bristol
Guru Careers
Salary: £35 - 45k (DOE) + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Yorkshire
TRG
Salary: 26000-34000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago