The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 137 131 157
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +26
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 4 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.14% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.19% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 10
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Usability Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1940 1590 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.41% 76.41% 73.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1224 1695
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Usability Testing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Usability Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 August 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
Watford - 1 £37,500 -
Usability Testing
East of England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (66.67%) SQL
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
1 10 (66.67%) UNIX
2 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (53.33%) QA
3 8 (53.33%) Test Strategy
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (53.33%) Data Mining
3 8 (53.33%) ATM
3 8 (53.33%) EFT
3 8 (53.33%) Shell Script
3 8 (53.33%) Regression Testing
4 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 5 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (26.67%) Information Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) Retail
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Web Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) Copywriting
6 3 (20.00%) Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (20.00%) Qualitative Research
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
7 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (13.33%) Publishing
7 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
7 2 (13.33%) ClearQuest

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (13.33%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (13.33%) ClearQuest
2 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (13.33%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Axure RP
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Publishing
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Software Test Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Product Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Technical Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Trainee
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) EFT
2 3 (20.00%) Copywriting
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (53.33%) Test Strategy
2 8 (53.33%) Regression Testing
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (26.67%) Information Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Web Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) Web Development
5 3 (20.00%) Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) Qualitative Research
6 2 (13.33%) UML
6 2 (13.33%) V-Model
7 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle