The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Testing
Rank 425 409 414
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 13 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.063% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 24
Average salary £45,750 £40,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.37% +22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £50,000 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16858 18135 17065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.82% 79.47% 76.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13369 14487 13886
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 +5 9 £60,000 +33.33%
Hampshire -7 3 £45,000 +5.88%
West Sussex - 1 £25,000 -
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 35 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (60.78%) User Experience
3 19 (37.25%) Mobile App
4 17 (33.33%) HTML
4 17 (33.33%) CSS
5 16 (31.37%) Information Architecture
6 15 (29.41%) Web Development
6 15 (29.41%) Photoshop
7 13 (25.49%) ISTQB
7 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
7 13 (25.49%) ISEB
8 11 (21.57%) Scrum
8 11 (21.57%) Human Factors
8 11 (21.57%) Product Management
8 11 (21.57%) jQuery
8 11 (21.57%) RIA
8 11 (21.57%) LESS
8 11 (21.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (21.57%) HTML5
9 10 (19.61%) System Testing
9 10 (19.61%) Selenium
10 9 (17.65%) UX Design
10 9 (17.65%) Finance
10 9 (17.65%) Cucumber
11 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
12 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
12 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
12 7 (13.73%) Test Strategy
13 6 (11.76%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Photoshop
2 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.76%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (5.88%) MS Project
5 2 (3.92%) Fireworks
5 2 (3.92%) InDesign
6 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) LAN
1 2 (3.92%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.92%) MySQL
1 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Selenium
2 9 (17.65%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (9.80%) Axure RP
4 4 (7.84%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Designer
2 17 (33.33%) UI Designer
3 14 (27.45%) UX Designer
4 7 (13.73%) Test Manager
4 7 (13.73%) Senior Designer
5 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce Manager
5 6 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Senior UI Designer
7 4 (7.84%) Programme Test Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Technical Trainer
7 4 (7.84%) Trainer
7 4 (7.84%) Programme Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Web Designer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Web Designer
9 2 (3.92%) Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) HTML
1 17 (33.33%) CSS
2 11 (21.57%) jQuery
2 11 (21.57%) LESS
2 11 (21.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 11 (21.57%) HTML5
3 3 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (3.92%) Kohana
4 2 (3.92%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (3.92%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (3.92%) XHTML
4 2 (3.92%) LAMP
5 1 (1.96%) WinForms
5 1 (1.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (60.78%) User Experience
2 19 (37.25%) Mobile App
3 11 (21.57%) Human Factors
3 11 (21.57%) RIA
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.92%) New Media
5 2 (3.92%) Open Source
5 2 (3.92%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Information Architecture
3 15 (29.41%) Web Development
4 11 (21.57%) Scrum
4 11 (21.57%) Product Management
5 10 (19.61%) System Testing
6 9 (17.65%) UX Design
7 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
8 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
8 7 (13.73%) Test Strategy
9 5 (9.80%) Data Modelling
9 5 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (7.84%) Coaching
10 4 (7.84%) Test Management
10 4 (7.84%) Automated Testing
10 4 (7.84%) CRM
10 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
11 3 (5.88%) Project Management
11 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.88%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) Ruby
3 2 (3.92%) PHP5
3 2 (3.92%) PHP4
3 2 (3.92%) PHP
3 2 (3.92%) Java
3 2 (3.92%) C
4 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) ISTQB
1 13 (25.49%) ISEB
2 6 (11.76%) Degree
3 4 (7.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.88%) APMP
4 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) vSphere
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) iRise
3 4 (7.84%) Adobe
4 3 (5.88%) HP
4 3 (5.88%) IBM
4 3 (5.88%) Capita
5 2 (3.92%) Zend
6 1 (1.96%) VMware