The first table below looks at the demand for Usability Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 25 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 423 403 415
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 28 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 17
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -34.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -24.44%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17670 16495 17517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.82% 74.48% 75.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13894 13425 14881
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Usability Testing Salary Trend in the South East

Usability Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Usability Testing Salary Histogram in the South East

Usability Testing
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 Usability Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
East Sussex - 11 £30,000 -
Hampshire 0 6 £42,500 +39.34%
Berkshire +3 5 £40,000 -30.43%
Oxfordshire +2 5 £30,000 +9.09%
Surrey -20 1 - - 3
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 20 (31.75%) Security Cleared
2 18 (28.57%) Degree
3 17 (26.98%) ISTQB
3 17 (26.98%) HP Quality Center
3 17 (26.98%) ISEB
4 16 (25.40%) HTML
5 15 (23.81%) CSS
5 15 (23.81%) Project Management
5 15 (23.81%) Scrum
5 15 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 14 (22.22%) Back Office
6 14 (22.22%) Analytics
6 14 (22.22%) User Stories
7 12 (19.05%) Adobe
7 12 (19.05%) HP
8 11 (17.46%) QuickTest Pro
8 11 (17.46%) Chip and PIN
8 11 (17.46%) Web Testing
8 11 (17.46%) Retail
9 10 (15.87%) MVC
9 10 (15.87%) Photoshop
9 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
9 10 (15.87%) Axure RP
10 9 (14.29%) .NET
10 9 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (14.29%) Web Development
11 8 (12.70%) C#
12 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
12 7 (11.11%) RAD

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.76%) CMS
2 2 (3.17%) Apache
3 1 (1.59%) Drupal
3 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Photoshop
2 9 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
4 3 (4.76%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Intranet
1 3 (4.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.17%) MySQL
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (15.87%) Axure RP
3 7 (11.11%) JIRA
4 6 (9.52%) Selenium
5 5 (7.94%) Bugzilla
5 5 (7.94%) TestDirector
6 4 (6.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.59%) Subversion
7 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (22.22%) Back Office
2 11 (17.46%) Retail
3 5 (7.94%) Marketing
4 3 (4.76%) Legal
4 3 (4.76%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Publishing
5 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (22.22%) Coordinator
1 14 (22.22%) Test Analyst
1 14 (22.22%) Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Designer
4 8 (12.70%) Functional Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Functional Test Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.94%) User Experience Designer
7 4 (6.35%) Web Designer
8 3 (4.76%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce Manager
8 3 (4.76%) User Experience Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Photoshop Designer
9 2 (3.17%) Web Manager
9 2 (3.17%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.17%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.40%) HTML
2 15 (23.81%) CSS
3 9 (14.29%) .NET
4 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 5 (7.94%) Ajax
6 4 (6.35%) XHTML
7 3 (4.76%) jQuery
7 3 (4.76%) CSS3
8 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.17%) WCF
8 2 (3.17%) Kohana
8 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.17%) HTML5
8 2 (3.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (3.17%) LAMP
8 2 (3.17%) LINQ
9 1 (1.59%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (1.59%) Web Services
9 1 (1.59%) Flash
9 1 (1.59%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Chip and PIN
2 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.76%) W3C
3 3 (4.76%) Graphic Design
3 3 (4.76%) Social Media
4 2 (3.17%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.59%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
1 2 (3.17%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Project Management
1 15 (23.81%) Scrum
1 15 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 14 (22.22%) Analytics
2 14 (22.22%) User Stories
3 11 (17.46%) Web Testing
4 10 (15.87%) MVC
5 9 (14.29%) Web Development
6 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.11%) RAD
6 7 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 6 (9.52%) System Testing
7 6 (9.52%) Information Architecture
7 6 (9.52%) Automation Testing
7 6 (9.52%) Use Case
7 6 (9.52%) Test Management
8 5 (7.94%) Release Management
8 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
2 8 (12.70%) C#
3 5 (7.94%) Java
4 3 (4.76%) PHP
5 2 (3.17%) SQL
5 2 (3.17%) PHP5
5 2 (3.17%) PHP4
6 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) Security Cleared
2 18 (28.57%) Degree
3 17 (26.98%) ISEB
3 17 (26.98%) ISTQB
4 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (26.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Adobe
1 12 (19.05%) HP
2 6 (9.52%) IBM
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) Zend
5 1 (1.59%) Twitter
5 1 (1.59%) Capita
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago