The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Human Factors in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Human Factors over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Human Factors
Rank 416 438 403
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -35
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 22 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.067% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.18% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 19
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
Human Factors
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8153 8378 7700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.13% 37.63% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6477 6330 6262
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Human Factors
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Human Factors across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Human Factors Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Human Factors
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Human Factors across the South East region.

Human Factors Salary Trend in the South East

Human Factors
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Human Factors within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Berkshire +24 21 £60,000 -7.69%
Hampshire +1 1 £55,000 +205.55% 2
Human Factors
England

Human Factors
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Human Factors 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 Human Factors.

1 31 (100.00%) Degree
2 29 (93.55%) Ergonomics
2 29 (93.55%) User Experience
3 8 (25.81%) Photoshop
3 8 (25.81%) Fireworks
3 8 (25.81%) Project Management
3 8 (25.81%) Industrial Design
3 8 (25.81%) Electronics
3 8 (25.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (25.81%) UX Design
3 8 (25.81%) New Media
4 1 (3.23%) ARP4761
4 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (3.23%) Time Management
4 1 (3.23%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Avionics
4 1 (3.23%) FMECA
4 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.23%) Validation
4 1 (3.23%) Requirements Management
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.23%) Physics
4 1 (3.23%) HND
4 1 (3.23%) CCA
4 1 (3.23%) CMMI
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Human Factors 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 Human Factors. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Photoshop
1 8 (25.81%) Fireworks
1 8 (25.81%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (25.81%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.23%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) UX Designer
1 29 (93.55%) Designer
2 26 (83.87%) Lead Designer
3 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 29 (93.55%) Ergonomics
1 29 (93.55%) User Experience
2 8 (25.81%) New Media
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Project Management
1 8 (25.81%) Industrial Design
1 8 (25.81%) UX Design
2 1 (3.23%) Requirements Management
2 1 (3.23%) Time Management
2 1 (3.23%) CMMI
2 1 (3.23%) Validation
2 1 (3.23%) FMECA
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (3.23%) HND
2 1 (3.23%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ARP4761