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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 235 243 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 9 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
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
4922 5912 5538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.40% 85.56% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4080 5013 4633
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Usability Testing Salary Histogram 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 5 February 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
(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 +21 5 £32,500 -
Cheshire +15 4 £54,000 +27.05% 1
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 18 (69.23%) User Experience
2 15 (57.69%) Rapid Prototyping
3 11 (42.31%) OmniGraffle
3 11 (42.31%) Axure RP
3 11 (42.31%) Marketing
3 11 (42.31%) HTML
3 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) Photoshop
3 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 11 (42.31%) Web Design
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Mobile First
3 11 (42.31%) Product Management
4 8 (30.77%) QA
4 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (30.77%) Test Management
4 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 8 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 8 (30.77%) MS Office
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) ISEB
4 8 (30.77%) Black-Box Testing
4 8 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (23.08%) Information Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) Degree
6 4 (15.38%) Psychology
7 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (42.31%) OmniGraffle
1 11 (42.31%) Photoshop
2 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 8 (30.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Axure RP
2 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (42.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Designer
1 15 (57.69%) UX Designer
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Designer
2 10 (38.46%) Senior UX Designer
3 8 (30.77%) Software Tester
3 8 (30.77%) Tester
4 2 (7.69%) User Experience Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Junior
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Penetration Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Software Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Research Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) CSS
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) User Experience
2 4 (15.38%) Psychology
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Rapid Prototyping
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Mobile First
2 11 (42.31%) Product Management
2 11 (42.31%) Web Design
3 8 (30.77%) Black-Box Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Test Management
3 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 6 (23.08%) Information Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Customer Insight
6 1 (3.85%) Qualitative Research
6 1 (3.85%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) ISEB
1 8 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Google
2 1 (3.85%) Maxymiser
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