The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Psychology in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Psychology
Rank 228 237 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 6 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.18% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 0
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £28,636
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +22.22%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2272 2465 2529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.04% 37.82% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1902 1956 1963
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Psychology Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Psychology
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Psychology Salary Trend in the North West

Psychology
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Manchester +11 6 £26,500 +6.00%
Psychology
England

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (88.89%) Business Analysis
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) Retail
3 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 6 (66.67%) Physics
3 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) Economics
3 6 (66.67%) Local Government
3 6 (66.67%) Operations Research
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Content Management
5 2 (22.22%) CMS
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) GitHub
5 2 (22.22%) Optimizely
5 2 (22.22%) Presales
5 2 (22.22%) Trello
5 2 (22.22%) User Experience
5 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
5 2 (22.22%) EPiServer
5 2 (22.22%) Multivariate Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Online Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone 7

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
1 2 (22.22%) Trello
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
1 1 (11.11%) QUnit
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Local Government
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Graduate
1 6 (66.67%) Graduate Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Graduate Test Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Junior
1 6 (66.67%) Junior Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Junior Test Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) Dojo
2 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 6 (66.67%) Economics
1 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 6 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) webOS
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Analysis
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
3 6 (66.67%) Operations Research
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Content Management
5 2 (22.22%) Multivariate Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Online Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Presales
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 1 (11.11%) Graceful Degradation
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
6 1 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) SEO
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (11.11%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) EPiServer
1 2 (22.22%) Optimizely