The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 168 148 155
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 5 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.69% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.83% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 9
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £32,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
Usability Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3019 2650 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.17% 82.92% 82.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2352 2041 2072
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Usability Testing Salary Trend in Leeds

Usability Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Usability Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (84.62%) User Experience
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Information Architecture
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (46.15%) Adobe
5 5 (38.46%) UX Design
6 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 4 (30.77%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
6 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 4 (30.77%) QA
6 4 (30.77%) Selenium
6 4 (30.77%) FitNesse
6 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
6 4 (30.77%) MySQL
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) OOP
7 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) CMS
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development
7 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (23.08%) AngularJS

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (23.08%) CMS
1 3 (23.08%) WordPress
1 3 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 3 (23.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
1 4 (30.77%) FitNesse
1 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
2 3 (23.08%) Axure RP
3 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) UI Designer
2 4 (30.77%) Designer
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Visual Designer
3 3 (23.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Information Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Interface Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) UX Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) jQuery
1 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
1 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) XSD
2 2 (15.38%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) User Experience
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Graphic Design
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Information Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) UX Design
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) OOP
4 4 (30.77%) Compatibility Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) Kanban
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Sitecore
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft