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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Psychology
Rank 245 238 266
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +28
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 13 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.098% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.27% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 2
Median salary £37,500 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
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
2594 2200 2578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.26% 35.85% 35.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2139 1737 2186
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Psychology as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Psychology across the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Psychology Salary Histogram in the North West

Psychology
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 5 - -
Manchester -8 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Psychology
England

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Psychology also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Psychology.

1 12 (92.31%) Statistics
1 12 (92.31%) Mathematics
2 8 (61.54%) R
2 8 (61.54%) Python
2 8 (61.54%) Analytics
3 7 (53.85%) Big Data
3 7 (53.85%) Big Data Analytics
3 7 (53.85%) Data Analytics
3 7 (53.85%) Algorithms
3 7 (53.85%) Non-Linear Programming
3 7 (53.85%) PhD
3 7 (53.85%) SAS
3 7 (53.85%) Advertising
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Retail
3 7 (53.85%) Test Strategy
3 7 (53.85%) Open Source
3 7 (53.85%) Operations Research
4 5 (38.46%) Economics
4 5 (38.46%) HND
4 5 (38.46%) Postgraduate
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) Customer Segmentation
5 1 (7.69%) User Experience
5 1 (7.69%) Optimizely
5 1 (7.69%) Visual Website Optimizer
5 1 (7.69%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 7 (53.85%) Advertising
1 7 (53.85%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Data Scientist
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Data Scientist
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Data Insight Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Insight Data Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing Insight Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Mathematics
1 12 (92.31%) Statistics
2 7 (53.85%) Algorithms
3 5 (38.46%) Economics
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Analytics
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Big Data Analytics
2 7 (53.85%) Data Analytics
2 7 (53.85%) Non-Linear Programming
2 7 (53.85%) Open Source
2 7 (53.85%) Operations Research
2 7 (53.85%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.69%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Segmentation
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Python
1 8 (61.54%) R
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) PhD
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) HND
2 5 (38.46%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) Optimizely
1 1 (7.69%) Tableau