The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 237 242 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.072% 0.068% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.088% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -24.44%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5625 5698 5693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 80.83% 77.86% 76.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4467 4855 5018
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Usability Testing
England

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 22 July 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
Manchester +11 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Cheshire +6 2 £45,000 -
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 22 July 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%) OmniGraffle
1 7 (70.00%) Photoshop
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%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
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%) Validation
5 2 (20.00%) Use Case
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript