The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Human Factors in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Human Factors over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Human Factors
Rank - 237 272
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 0 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.10% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.31% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 4
Average salary - £50,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.98%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2468 2243 2560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.50% 33.02% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2123 1812 2252
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Human Factors
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Human Factors Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Human Factors
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Human Factors Salary Trend in the North West

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) FMECA
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) Dreamweaver

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) UI Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) UX Developer
1 2 (50.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
1 2 (50.00%) SWIFT
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) FMECA
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware