The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 153 140 142
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 20 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.52% 0.50% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.61% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 3
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.44%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3220 2277 1927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 83.72% 80.77% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2585 1822 1635
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Usability Testing
West Yorkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 39 (95.12%) Web Services
1 39 (95.12%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (92.68%) Selenium
2 38 (92.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (92.68%) WSDL
2 38 (92.68%) Microsoft
2 38 (92.68%) SOAP
2 38 (92.68%) XML
2 38 (92.68%) XSD
2 38 (92.68%) SQL
3 37 (90.24%) Test Automation
3 37 (90.24%) Test Management
4 36 (87.80%) HP Quality Center
4 36 (87.80%) HP
5 31 (75.61%) User Stories
6 30 (73.17%) SpecFlow
6 30 (73.17%) Cucumber
6 30 (73.17%) FitNesse
6 30 (73.17%) .NET
7 28 (68.29%) Finance
7 28 (68.29%) QA
8 15 (36.59%) Business Analysis
9 14 (34.15%) QuickTest Pro
10 10 (24.39%) ISEB
10 10 (24.39%) Software Testing
11 9 (21.95%) BDD
11 9 (21.95%) ATDD
11 9 (21.95%) DSDM
12 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
12 8 (19.51%) SoapUI

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.88%) Apache
1 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) DB2
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (92.68%) Selenium
1 38 (92.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (73.17%) Cucumber
2 30 (73.17%) SpecFlow
2 30 (73.17%) FitNesse
3 14 (34.15%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (19.51%) SoapUI
5 2 (4.88%) JUnit
5 2 (4.88%) JMeter
5 2 (4.88%) Subversion
General
1 28 (68.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Analyst
1 39 (95.12%) Test Analyst
2 28 (68.29%) Agile Test Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Tester
3 6 (14.63%) Software Tester
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (95.12%) Web Services
2 38 (92.68%) XML
2 38 (92.68%) XSD
2 38 (92.68%) WSDL
2 38 (92.68%) SOAP
3 30 (73.17%) .NET
4 2 (4.88%) Ajax
4 2 (4.88%) Regular Expression
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (95.12%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (90.24%) Test Management
2 37 (90.24%) Test Automation
3 31 (75.61%) User Stories
4 15 (36.59%) Business Analysis
5 10 (24.39%) Software Testing
6 9 (21.95%) DSDM
6 9 (21.95%) ATDD
6 9 (21.95%) BDD
7 6 (14.63%) TDD
8 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.88%) Scrum
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.88%) Stress Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) ISEB
2 8 (19.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (68.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 36 (87.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (92.68%) Microsoft
2 36 (87.80%) HP
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle
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