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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 690 668 667
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -1
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 199 176 213
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% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 176 134 182
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 £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £34,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -23.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87850 80215 86298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.83% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 71317 66263 74099
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 29 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 29 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 +9 131 £55,000 +20.87% 9
South East -10 27 £30,000 -3.22% 2
East of England -5 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire -58 8 £42,500 +34.92% 1
East Midlands +6 7 £52,454 +84.04% 1
North West -1 4 £45,000 -
South West -9 3 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £29,000 -
Usability Testing
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Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 140 (33.98%) QA
2 122 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (24.03%) User Stories
4 95 (23.06%) HTML
5 89 (21.60%) CSS
5 89 (21.60%) E-Commerce
6 82 (19.90%) Degree
7 77 (18.69%) JavaScript
8 75 (18.20%) Axure RP
9 70 (16.99%) Microsoft
10 69 (16.75%) SOAP
11 68 (16.50%) .NET
12 66 (16.02%) SQL
12 66 (16.02%) Test Scripting
13 64 (15.53%) Scrum
14 62 (15.05%) Marketing
14 62 (15.05%) Selenium
15 60 (14.56%) Photoshop
16 56 (13.59%) Analytics
17 52 (12.62%) Team Foundation Server
18 50 (12.14%) Salesforce.com
19 49 (11.89%) Adobe
19 49 (11.89%) HTML5
20 46 (11.17%) C#
20 46 (11.17%) Web Development
21 44 (10.68%) QuickTest Pro
22 42 (10.19%) Web Services
22 42 (10.19%) OmniGraffle
23 40 (9.71%) Finance
23 40 (9.71%) Retail

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (0.97%) CMS
2 3 (0.73%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.49%) Apache
4 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.24%) Drupal
Applications
1 60 (14.56%) Photoshop
2 42 (10.19%) OmniGraffle
3 22 (5.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (4.13%) MS Excel
5 14 (3.40%) MS Office
6 12 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (2.43%) MS Visio
8 7 (1.70%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 26 (6.31%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.97%) Magento
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.50%) SaaS
2 26 (6.31%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.21%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.94%) ATM
2 4 (0.97%) Unified Communications
3 3 (0.73%) Extranet
3 3 (0.73%) Intranet
4 2 (0.49%) Internet
4 2 (0.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.94%) Data Mining
3 7 (1.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.49%) MySQL
4 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 75 (18.20%) Axure RP
2 62 (15.05%) Selenium
3 52 (12.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (10.68%) QuickTest Pro
5 35 (8.50%) Cucumber
6 26 (6.31%) SoapUI
6 26 (6.31%) SpecFlow
7 24 (5.83%) Visual Studio
8 22 (5.34%) JIRA
9 14 (3.40%) FitNesse
10 13 (3.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 9 (2.18%) Robotium
11 9 (2.18%) Calabash
11 9 (2.18%) Xcode
12 8 (1.94%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (1.70%) JUnit
14 5 (1.21%) MSTest
15 4 (0.97%) TestDirector
15 4 (0.97%) Bugzilla
General
1 62 (15.05%) Marketing
2 40 (9.71%) Retail
2 40 (9.71%) Finance
3 18 (4.37%) Back Office
4 16 (3.88%) Advertising
5 12 (2.91%) Law
6 10 (2.43%) Publishing
7 7 (1.70%) Banking
8 5 (1.21%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.21%) Legal
9 4 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.97%) Russian Language
10 3 (0.73%) Music Industry
10 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.49%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 109 (26.46%) Designer
2 77 (18.69%) User Experience Designer
3 67 (16.26%) Analyst
4 48 (11.65%) Test Analyst
5 41 (9.95%) Architect
6 36 (8.74%) Developer
7 35 (8.50%) UI Designer
8 24 (5.83%) Technical Architect
8 24 (5.83%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 22 (5.34%) Senior Designer
10 21 (5.10%) User Experience Researcher
11 19 (4.61%) Agile Test Analyst
11 19 (4.61%) Tester
12 16 (3.88%) QA Engineer
12 16 (3.88%) Interaction Designer
12 16 (3.88%) User Experience Architect
13 15 (3.64%) Software Engineer
14 14 (3.40%) Coordinator
14 14 (3.40%) Web Designer
14 14 (3.40%) Senior User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (23.06%) HTML
2 89 (21.60%) CSS
3 69 (16.75%) SOAP
4 68 (16.50%) .NET
5 49 (11.89%) HTML5
6 42 (10.19%) Web Services
7 40 (9.71%) CSS3
8 26 (6.31%) Gherkin
8 26 (6.31%) XML
9 25 (6.07%) jQuery
10 24 (5.83%) RESTful
11 22 (5.34%) XSD
11 22 (5.34%) WSDL
12 21 (5.10%) Ajax
13 19 (4.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (3.40%) Flash
15 13 (3.16%) XHTML
16 12 (2.91%) WCF
17 10 (2.43%) .NET Framework
18 9 (2.18%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.01%) Mobile App
2 21 (5.10%) Social Media
3 15 (3.64%) Psychology
4 13 (3.16%) Human Factors
4 13 (3.16%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.16%) Digital Media
5 12 (2.91%) New Media
6 11 (2.67%) Mobile Payment
6 11 (2.67%) Data Protection Act
6 11 (2.67%) iPhone
6 11 (2.67%) Graphic Design
7 10 (2.43%) Chip and PIN
7 10 (2.43%) Visualisation
7 10 (2.43%) Open Source
8 9 (2.18%) Copywriting
9 8 (1.94%) iPad
9 8 (1.94%) EFT
10 7 (1.70%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.70%) RIA
11 4 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.22%) Android
2 36 (8.74%) Apple iOS
3 15 (3.64%) UNIX
4 12 (2.91%) Windows
5 7 (1.70%) Linux
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (24.03%) User Stories
3 89 (21.60%) E-Commerce
4 66 (16.02%) Test Scripting
5 64 (15.53%) Scrum
6 56 (13.59%) Analytics
7 46 (11.17%) Web Development
8 37 (8.98%) Responsive Web Design
9 35 (8.50%) Unit Testing
10 34 (8.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 34 (8.25%) SEO
11 33 (8.01%) Automated Testing
12 32 (7.77%) Integration Testing
12 32 (7.77%) Manual Testing
12 32 (7.77%) Test Strategy
13 31 (7.52%) Information Architecture
14 28 (6.80%) Product Management
14 28 (6.80%) Security Testing
14 28 (6.80%) Use Case
15 27 (6.55%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (18.69%) JavaScript
2 66 (16.02%) SQL
3 46 (11.17%) C#
4 26 (6.31%) Java
5 24 (5.83%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.64%) PHP
7 11 (2.67%) C
8 9 (2.18%) C++
8 9 (2.18%) Objective-C
9 8 (1.94%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.49%) XAML
10 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.49%) Ruby
10 2 (0.49%) PHP5
10 2 (0.49%) PHP4
11 1 (0.24%) VBScript
11 1 (0.24%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 82 (19.90%) Degree
2 27 (6.55%) ISEB
3 26 (6.31%) ISTQB
4 24 (5.83%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (1.46%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.21%) ACCA
7 5 (1.21%) CIMA
8 4 (0.97%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (33.98%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 38 (9.22%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (16.99%) Microsoft
2 50 (12.14%) Salesforce.com
3 49 (11.89%) Adobe
4 32 (7.77%) HP
4 32 (7.77%) Google
5 18 (4.37%) Twitter
6 17 (4.13%) Oracle
7 8 (1.94%) Omniture
8 6 (1.46%) IBM
9 4 (0.97%) Zend
10 2 (0.49%) JBoss
11 1 (0.24%) Capita
11 1 (0.24%) iRise
11 1 (0.24%) Kony
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ultimate Asset
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + substantial share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits / Home working / Travel
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £1 per annum + Excellent Package & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
Capita IT Professional Services
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago