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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Psychology
Rank 229 - 246
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 15 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% - 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.08%
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
2263 2384 2388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.16% 34.19% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1827 1840 1953
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 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
Cheshire - 12 £35,000 -
Manchester - 3 £25,000 -
Psychology
England

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) Marketing
1 12 (75.00%) User Experience
2 10 (62.50%) Project Management
3 9 (56.25%) SEO
3 9 (56.25%) B2B
3 9 (56.25%) B2C
3 9 (56.25%) Web Development
3 9 (56.25%) Pay per click
3 9 (56.25%) Logistics
3 9 (56.25%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (56.25%) WordPress
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (25.00%) Statistics
5 3 (18.75%) Business Development
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) MBA
5 3 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
5 3 (18.75%) Market Research
5 3 (18.75%) Qualitative Research
5 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Life Science
6 1 (6.25%) Physics
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Research
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 9 (56.25%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
General
1 12 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Marketing Manager
1 9 (56.25%) Digital Marketing Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Research Manager
3 2 (12.50%) User Experience Researcher
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Statistics
2 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) Life Science
4 1 (6.25%) Economics
4 1 (6.25%) Physics
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 9 (56.25%) SEO
2 9 (56.25%) Logistics
2 9 (56.25%) B2B
2 9 (56.25%) B2C
2 9 (56.25%) Pay per click
2 9 (56.25%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (56.25%) Web Development
3 3 (18.75%) Business Development
3 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
3 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
3 3 (18.75%) Market Research
3 3 (18.75%) Qualitative Research
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Research
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) C++
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) MBA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft