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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 251 232 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.013% 0.088% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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
6094 5316 5702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.92% 77.61% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4851 4500 4956
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014. 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 - 1 £45,000 -
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) Product Management
2 7 (70.00%) OmniGraffle
2 7 (70.00%) Axure RP
2 7 (70.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (70.00%) Web Design
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 6 (60.00%) Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) Android
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 2 (20.00%) Use Case
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Photoshop
1 7 (70.00%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Designer
2 7 (70.00%) User Experience Designer
3 3 (30.00%) Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Product Management
2 7 (70.00%) Web Design
3 6 (60.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) Use Case
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript