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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 418 393 423
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +30
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 32 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 16
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -33.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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
17755 16471 17389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.46% 75.79% 75.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13729 13376 14722
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 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 22 August 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 - 15 £42,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +12 8 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Berkshire -6 4 £40,000 -30.43%
Hampshire -17 3 £38,750 +27.04%
Surrey -12 1 - - 2
Kent - 1 £62,500 -
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 21 (32.31%) HTML
1 21 (32.31%) Analytics
2 20 (30.77%) CSS
2 20 (30.77%) Adobe
3 17 (26.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
4 16 (24.62%) Test Scripting
5 15 (23.08%) ISEB
5 15 (23.08%) ISTQB
5 15 (23.08%) Degree
5 15 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
6 14 (21.54%) Axure RP
7 13 (20.00%) Project Management
7 13 (20.00%) HP
8 12 (18.46%) User Stories
9 11 (16.92%) Back Office
9 11 (16.92%) .NET
9 11 (16.92%) Scrum
10 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 10 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
10 10 (15.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 9 (13.85%) Chip and PIN
11 9 (13.85%) C#
11 9 (13.85%) Retail
11 9 (13.85%) Web Development
11 9 (13.85%) Selenium
11 9 (13.85%) Web Testing
12 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
12 8 (12.31%) Photoshop
12 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (3.08%) CMS
1 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.54%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Photoshop
2 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.08%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SiteCatalyst
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Intranet
1 2 (3.08%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Axure RP
2 10 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (15.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 9 (13.85%) Selenium
4 5 (7.69%) JIRA
5 3 (4.62%) Bugzilla
6 2 (3.08%) TestDirector
6 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.54%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 11 (16.92%) Back Office
2 9 (13.85%) Retail
3 7 (10.77%) Marketing
4 4 (6.15%) Legal
5 2 (3.08%) Advertising
5 2 (3.08%) Finance
6 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Analyst
1 16 (24.62%) Test Analyst
2 14 (21.54%) Designer
3 11 (16.92%) Coordinator
4 9 (13.85%) Developer
5 8 (12.31%) User Experience Designer
6 7 (10.77%) Functional Test Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Functional Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Web Designer
10 2 (3.08%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.08%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.08%) QA Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Photoshop Designer
10 2 (3.08%) Web Manager
10 2 (3.08%) Consultant
10 2 (3.08%) User Experience Consultant
10 2 (3.08%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) HTML
2 20 (30.77%) CSS
3 11 (16.92%) .NET
4 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
5 5 (7.69%) Ajax
6 4 (6.15%) XHTML
7 2 (3.08%) jQuery
7 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.08%) LINQ
7 2 (3.08%) WCF
7 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.08%) HTML5
7 2 (3.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (3.08%) CSS3
8 1 (1.54%) Kohana
8 1 (1.54%) COM
8 1 (1.54%) Flash
8 1 (1.54%) SOAP
8 1 (1.54%) Web Services
8 1 (1.54%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Chip and PIN
2 7 (10.77%) Social Media
3 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.62%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.62%) W3C
4 3 (4.62%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.54%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
1 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Analytics
2 17 (26.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (24.62%) Test Scripting
4 13 (20.00%) Project Management
5 12 (18.46%) User Stories
6 11 (16.92%) Scrum
7 9 (13.85%) Web Development
7 9 (13.85%) Web Testing
8 8 (12.31%) MVC
9 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
9 7 (10.77%) RAD
10 6 (9.23%) Test Management
10 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.23%) Automation Testing
10 6 (9.23%) System Testing
11 5 (7.69%) Use Case
11 5 (7.69%) Release Management
12 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (6.15%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) C#
2 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.23%) C
4 5 (7.69%) Java
5 4 (6.15%) SQL
6 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
6 1 (1.54%) PHP5
6 1 (1.54%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
2 15 (23.08%) ISEB
2 15 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 15 (23.08%) Degree
3 6 (9.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Adobe
2 13 (20.00%) HP
3 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.23%) IBM
5 5 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (1.54%) Eloqua
6 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.54%) Neolane
6 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.54%) Capita
6 1 (1.54%) Zend
Thame
Hudson - London
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago