The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Human Factors in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Human Factors over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Human Factors
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
Human Factors
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
236 159 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 28.40% 24.05% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 141 124 127
Average salary £33,250 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Human Factors
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Human Factors Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Human Factors
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Human Factors across the North East region.

Human Factors Salary Trend in the North East

Human Factors
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Human Factors 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 Human Factors.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Psychology
1 6 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Market Research
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing Human Factors 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 Human Factors. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Psychology
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Market Research
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree