The first table below looks at the demand for Web Usability 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 Web Usability over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Usability
Rank 243 237 227
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Web Usability 1 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 13
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +6.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5710 5692 5375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.05% 78.22% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4616 4697 4717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Web Usability
England

Web Usability
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Web Usability Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Web Usability
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Web Usability Salary Trend in the North West

Web Usability
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 Web Usability within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -9 1 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Web Usability
England

Web Usability
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Web Usability 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 Web Usability.

1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Fireworks
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Web Usability 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 Web Usability. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (75.00%) Fireworks
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript