The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Psychology in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Psychology
Rank 580 639 569
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -70
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 48 14 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.029% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.062% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 38
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £49,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £28,636 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -21.00%
Psychology
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19673 22624 20005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.20% 46.41% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16016 18391 16394
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Psychology across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Psychology Jobs Demand Trend in London

Psychology
Salary Trend in London

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

Psychology Salary Trend in London

Psychology
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Psychology across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Psychology Salary Histogram in London

Psychology
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
City of London +50 23 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Psychology
England

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Psychology 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 Psychology.

1 43 (64.18%) Degree
2 39 (58.21%) User Experience
3 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.42%) HTML
4 11 (16.42%) Usability Testing
5 9 (13.43%) Marketing
5 9 (13.43%) Retail
6 8 (11.94%) Economics
6 8 (11.94%) Mathematics
6 8 (11.94%) Statistics
6 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
6 8 (11.94%) Social Media
6 8 (11.94%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.45%) Information Architecture
7 7 (10.45%) Analytics
7 7 (10.45%) Human Factors
7 7 (10.45%) Business Analysis
7 7 (10.45%) Finance
7 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.45%) SPSS
8 6 (8.96%) CSS
9 5 (7.46%) Axure RP
9 5 (7.46%) Business Transformation
9 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (7.46%) Requirements Management
9 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
9 5 (7.46%) Project Management
9 5 (7.46%) UML
9 5 (7.46%) Adobe
10 4 (5.97%) Advertising

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Psychology 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 Psychology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.48%) SAS
2 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) SPSS
2 3 (4.48%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Yammer
2 3 (4.48%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.48%) SaaS
2 3 (4.48%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.49%) 3G
2 1 (1.49%) IMAP
2 1 (1.49%) 4G
2 1 (1.49%) VoIP
2 1 (1.49%) POP3
2 1 (1.49%) SMTP
2 1 (1.49%) FTP
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) Big Data
2 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.49%) Base SAS
2 1 (1.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (13.43%) Retail
1 9 (13.43%) Marketing
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Advertising
3 4 (5.97%) Publishing
4 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) User Experience Researcher
2 8 (11.94%) Designer
3 7 (10.45%) Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) UX Designer
5 3 (4.48%) Senior UX Designer
5 3 (4.48%) Senior Designer
5 3 (4.48%) Content Manager
5 3 (4.48%) Lead Designer
5 3 (4.48%) Communications Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Chief Technology Officer
6 2 (2.99%) Statistician
6 2 (2.99%) Junior
6 2 (2.99%) Data Scientist
7 1 (1.49%) Insight Analyst
7 1 (1.49%) Senior Insight Analyst
7 1 (1.49%) Interaction Designer
7 1 (1.49%) User Experience Architect
7 1 (1.49%) User Experience Consultant
7 1 (1.49%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) HTML
2 6 (8.96%) CSS
3 3 (4.48%) Flash
4 2 (2.99%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.49%) REST
5 1 (1.49%) CGI
5 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (58.21%) User Experience
2 8 (11.94%) Social Media
2 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.94%) Economics
2 8 (11.94%) Statistics
2 8 (11.94%) Mathematics
3 7 (10.45%) Human Factors
4 4 (5.97%) Ergonomics
4 4 (5.97%) Digital Media
4 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) Interactive TV
5 2 (2.99%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.49%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.49%) Blog
6 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.49%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.42%) Usability Testing
3 8 (11.94%) Mentoring
4 7 (10.45%) Information Architecture
4 7 (10.45%) Analytics
4 7 (10.45%) Business Analysis
4 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
5 5 (7.46%) UML
5 5 (7.46%) Project Management
5 5 (7.46%) Requirements Management
5 5 (7.46%) Business Transformation
5 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.97%) Customer Insight
6 4 (5.97%) Use Case
6 4 (5.97%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (5.97%) Market Research
7 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.48%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.48%) Industrial Design
7 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
1 4 (5.97%) SQL
1 4 (5.97%) R
2 2 (2.99%) Ruby
3 1 (1.49%) SAS Macro
3 1 (1.49%) Python
3 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 43 (64.18%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.97%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) PhD
4 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Adobe
2 4 (5.97%) Google
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) PayPal
3 3 (4.48%) Facebook
4 1 (1.49%) Twitter
4 1 (1.49%) Tableau
4 1 (1.49%) Minitab