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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Usability Testing
England / North West
Rank 238 222 247
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 8 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 8
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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
5293 4861 5955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.93% 87.40% 86.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4448 4044 5100
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Usability Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester -20 5 £55,000 +69.23%
Lancashire - 3 £45,000 -
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Usability Testing 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 Usability Testing.

1 12 (85.71%) User Experience
2 9 (64.29%) Wireframes
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Marketing
4 6 (42.86%) iPad
5 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) Mac OS X
6 4 (28.57%) Web Design
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) Product Management
6 4 (28.57%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 4 (28.57%) Axure RP
7 3 (21.43%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (21.43%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (21.43%) Mobile First
7 3 (21.43%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
7 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
7 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
7 3 (21.43%) CSS
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 2 (14.29%) JMeter
8 2 (14.29%) HP
8 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
8 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
8 2 (14.29%) WordPress
8 2 (14.29%) Multivariate Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Retail
8 2 (14.29%) JIRA

Usability Testing
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 2 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Axure RP
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) JMeter
2 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (57.14%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Designer
1 8 (57.14%) UX Designer
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Product Owner
2 3 (21.43%) Product Owner
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Product Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Product Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior UX Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) UX Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Product Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Product Owner
4 1 (7.14%) UX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) User Experience
2 6 (42.86%) iPad
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
4 1 (7.14%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Mac OS X
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (64.29%) Wireframes
2 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
3 4 (28.57%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 4 (28.57%) Product Management
3 4 (28.57%) Web Design
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile First
4 3 (21.43%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (14.29%) Multivariate Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (7.14%) Field Research
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) HP
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