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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 711 686 666
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -20
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 168 148 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.19% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 137 122 194
Average salary £45,000 £39,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
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
87621 79888 86640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.22% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 70650 66239 73920
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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 -31 82 £55,000 +10.00% 4
South East -7 34 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Yorkshire -32 22 £35,750 +5.14% 7
East Midlands - 12 £35,000 -
South West -4 10 £39,500 +31.66% 1
East of England -20 7 £40,000 +17.64% 1
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Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 203 (50.00%) User Experience
2 191 (47.04%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (30.79%) QA
4 97 (23.89%) HTML
5 95 (23.40%) CSS
6 89 (21.92%) Degree
7 82 (20.20%) E-Commerce
8 76 (18.72%) User Stories
9 73 (17.98%) JavaScript
10 71 (17.49%) Analytics
11 69 (17.00%) Microsoft
12 68 (16.75%) Test Scripting
12 68 (16.75%) Axure RP
13 67 (16.50%) Marketing
14 63 (15.52%) Scrum
15 60 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
16 56 (13.79%) Selenium
16 56 (13.79%) SQL
17 53 (13.05%) .NET
17 53 (13.05%) Photoshop
17 53 (13.05%) SOAP
18 49 (12.07%) Adobe
19 46 (11.33%) Team Foundation Server
20 45 (11.08%) Salesforce.com
21 43 (10.59%) QuickTest Pro
22 42 (10.34%) Web Development
22 42 (10.34%) HTML5
23 39 (9.61%) SEO
24 38 (9.36%) C#
25 36 (8.87%) Manual Testing

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (0.99%) CMS
2 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.25%) Drupal
3 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.25%) Apache
3 1 (0.25%) WordPress
3 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 53 (13.05%) Photoshop
2 29 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
3 26 (6.40%) MS Excel
4 17 (4.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (3.20%) MS Visio
6 12 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (2.46%) MS Office
8 8 (1.97%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 20 (4.93%) Google Analytics
2 11 (2.71%) Magento
3 3 (0.74%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (8.13%) SaaS
2 20 (4.93%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (2.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.97%) ATM
2 4 (0.99%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.49%) HTTP
4 1 (0.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.97%) Data Mining
3 6 (1.48%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.99%) MySQL
4 4 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.25%) Cognos Impromptu
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 68 (16.75%) Axure RP
2 56 (13.79%) Selenium
3 46 (11.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (10.59%) QuickTest Pro
5 31 (7.64%) JIRA
6 27 (6.65%) Cucumber
7 25 (6.16%) Visual Studio
8 24 (5.91%) SoapUI
9 21 (5.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 19 (4.68%) SpecFlow
11 9 (2.22%) Git (software)
12 8 (1.97%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.97%) Robotium
12 8 (1.97%) Calabash
12 8 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (1.97%) FitNesse
12 8 (1.97%) Xcode
13 7 (1.72%) JUnit
14 5 (1.23%) JMeter
14 5 (1.23%) eggPlant
General
1 67 (16.50%) Marketing
2 35 (8.62%) Finance
3 32 (7.88%) Retail
4 22 (5.42%) Advertising
5 15 (3.69%) Back Office
6 11 (2.71%) Law
7 10 (2.46%) Publishing
8 8 (1.97%) Banking
9 7 (1.72%) Russian Language
10 6 (1.48%) Legal
11 5 (1.23%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.74%) Korean Language
12 3 (0.74%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.49%) Interactive Media
14 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.25%) Games
14 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 99 (24.38%) Designer
2 73 (17.98%) Analyst
3 71 (17.49%) User Experience Designer
4 47 (11.58%) Test Analyst
5 38 (9.36%) Developer
6 29 (7.14%) UI Designer
6 29 (7.14%) User Experience Researcher
7 24 (5.91%) Architect
8 20 (4.93%) Technical Architect
9 19 (4.68%) Salesforce.com Architect
10 17 (4.19%) Tester
11 16 (3.94%) E-Commerce Manager
11 16 (3.94%) QA Engineer
12 15 (3.69%) Interaction Designer
13 14 (3.45%) Senior Designer
13 14 (3.45%) Coordinator
14 12 (2.96%) Senior User Experience Designer
14 12 (2.96%) Web Developer
14 12 (2.96%) Software Test Analyst
14 12 (2.96%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (23.89%) HTML
2 95 (23.40%) CSS
3 53 (13.05%) .NET
3 53 (13.05%) SOAP
4 42 (10.34%) HTML5
5 36 (8.87%) CSS3
6 30 (7.39%) Web Services
7 24 (5.91%) Gherkin
8 22 (5.42%) jQuery
9 19 (4.68%) Ajax
9 19 (4.68%) RESTful
10 17 (4.19%) XML
11 16 (3.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (2.96%) Flash
13 11 (2.71%) XHTML
13 11 (2.71%) WSDL
13 11 (2.71%) XSD
14 10 (2.46%) WCF
15 8 (1.97%) REST
15 8 (1.97%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 203 (50.00%) User Experience
2 60 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (7.64%) Social Media
4 26 (6.40%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.94%) Human Factors
6 15 (3.69%) Psychology
7 14 (3.45%) Computer Science
8 13 (3.20%) Mathematics
9 12 (2.96%) New Media
10 11 (2.71%) Data Protection Act
10 11 (2.71%) iPhone
11 10 (2.46%) Mobile Payment
12 9 (2.22%) Copywriting
12 9 (2.22%) Chip and PIN
13 8 (1.97%) Open Source
13 8 (1.97%) iPad
13 8 (1.97%) EFT
14 7 (1.72%) Graphic Design
14 7 (1.72%) Management Information System
15 6 (1.48%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.62%) Android
2 33 (8.13%) Apple iOS
3 14 (3.45%) UNIX
4 10 (2.46%) Windows
5 5 (1.23%) Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (47.04%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (20.20%) E-Commerce
3 76 (18.72%) User Stories
4 71 (17.49%) Analytics
5 68 (16.75%) Test Scripting
6 63 (15.52%) Scrum
7 42 (10.34%) Web Development
8 39 (9.61%) SEO
9 36 (8.87%) Manual Testing
10 33 (8.13%) Market Research
10 33 (8.13%) Test Strategy
11 32 (7.88%) Integration Testing
11 32 (7.88%) User Acceptance Testing
12 31 (7.64%) Performance Testing
12 31 (7.64%) Unit Testing
13 30 (7.39%) Digital Marketing
13 30 (7.39%) Automated Testing
14 29 (7.14%) Information Architecture
15 28 (6.90%) Security Testing
16 27 (6.65%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 73 (17.98%) JavaScript
2 56 (13.79%) SQL
3 38 (9.36%) C#
4 25 (6.16%) C
5 24 (5.91%) T-SQL
6 21 (5.17%) Java
7 19 (4.68%) PHP
8 10 (2.46%) Shell Script
9 9 (2.22%) C++
10 8 (1.97%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.99%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.74%) Ruby
13 2 (0.49%) Perl
14 1 (0.25%) PHP5
14 1 (0.25%) PHP4
14 1 (0.25%) XAML
14 1 (0.25%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 89 (21.92%) Degree
2 25 (6.16%) ISEB
3 24 (5.91%) ISTQB
4 23 (5.67%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (2.22%) ACCA
6 9 (2.22%) CIMA
7 6 (1.48%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.49%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (30.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 30 (7.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (17.00%) Microsoft
2 49 (12.07%) Adobe
3 45 (11.08%) Salesforce.com
4 30 (7.39%) Google
5 26 (6.40%) HP
6 22 (5.42%) Oracle
7 14 (3.45%) Twitter
8 9 (2.22%) Zend
9 8 (1.97%) IBM
10 3 (0.74%) JBoss
11 2 (0.49%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.49%) iRise
12 1 (0.25%) Capita
12 1 (0.25%) Eloqua
12 1 (0.25%) Neolane
12 1 (0.25%) Kony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: C£40K + Bonus
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 26k per year
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits / Home working / Travel
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£34K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
High Wycombe
360 Resourcing
Salary: c.£40,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago