The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Testing
Rank 225 240 248
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 17 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.087% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.11% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Usability Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5353 5689 5747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.84% 82.38% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4279 4572 4772
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Usability Testing Salary Trend in the North West

Usability Testing
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 Usability Testing within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Manchester +23 15 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Cheshire +8 2 - -
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Usability Testing 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 Usability Testing.

1 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) User Experience
2 20 (83.33%) Web Design
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) OmniGraffle
3 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
4 18 (75.00%) Marketing
4 18 (75.00%) Axure RP
4 18 (75.00%) Product Management
4 18 (75.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 4 (16.67%) Web Development
5 4 (16.67%) jQuery
5 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (12.50%) PHP
6 3 (12.50%) Degree
6 3 (12.50%) Information Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) HTML5
6 3 (12.50%) CSS3
6 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.33%) Graceful Degradation
7 2 (8.33%) Modernizr
7 2 (8.33%) Fireworks
7 2 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
8 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
8 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (4.17%) CMS
8 1 (4.17%) Adobe

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Usability Testing 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 Usability Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) WordPress
1 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 20 (83.33%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (8.33%) Fireworks
5 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Axure RP
General
1 18 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Designer
2 18 (75.00%) UX Designer
3 4 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Lead Designer
5 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Prototyper
5 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.67%) jQuery
2 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (12.50%) HTML5
3 3 (12.50%) CSS3
4 2 (8.33%) Modernizr
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Web Design
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) Product Management
2 18 (75.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 4 (16.67%) Web Development
4 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.50%) Information Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
5 2 (8.33%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe
1 1 (4.17%) Google
1 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago