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 16 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 408 411 431
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 39 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.12% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.15% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 12
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £60,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19064 17420 18425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.37% 76.26% 75.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15054 14112 15784
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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 16 April 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 16 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
Hampshire +1 13 £42,500 +28.78% 1
Surrey +4 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Sussex -1 7 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Oxfordshire -6 6 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Berkshire +7 5 £50,000 +100.00% 2
West Sussex -11 1 £39,500 +31.66%
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 40 (44.44%) HTML
2 39 (43.33%) CSS
3 38 (42.22%) Axure RP
4 36 (40.00%) Information Architecture
5 34 (37.78%) JavaScript
6 27 (30.00%) MVC
7 26 (28.89%) PHP
7 26 (28.89%) Marketing
7 26 (28.89%) Analytics
8 24 (26.67%) OmniGraffle
9 23 (25.56%) Customer Insight
9 23 (25.56%) Photoshop
10 22 (24.44%) jQuery
11 21 (23.33%) User Stories
12 19 (21.11%) Degree
13 18 (20.00%) Advertising
14 17 (18.89%) Scrum
14 17 (18.89%) Subversion
14 17 (18.89%) Requirements Analysis
14 17 (18.89%) Android
14 17 (18.89%) Git (software)
14 17 (18.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (18.89%) Highcharts JS
14 17 (18.89%) Sass
14 17 (18.89%) LESS
14 17 (18.89%) Apple iOS
14 17 (18.89%) D3.js
14 17 (18.89%) Twitter
15 16 (17.78%) Adobe
16 15 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.44%) CMS
3 2 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (1.11%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 24 (26.67%) OmniGraffle
2 23 (25.56%) Photoshop
3 12 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
5 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) Extranet
1 6 (6.67%) Intranet
2 4 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (42.22%) Axure RP
2 17 (18.89%) Subversion
2 17 (18.89%) Git (software)
3 13 (14.44%) JIRA
4 9 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (6.67%) TestDirector
5 6 (6.67%) Bugzilla
6 3 (3.33%) Selenium
7 1 (1.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 26 (28.89%) Marketing
2 18 (20.00%) Advertising
3 13 (14.44%) Retail
4 11 (12.22%) Back Office
5 9 (10.00%) Legal
6 4 (4.44%) Billing
7 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (31.11%) Developer
2 24 (26.67%) Designer
3 15 (16.67%) UI Developer
3 15 (16.67%) UI Programmer
4 13 (14.44%) User Experience Designer
5 11 (12.22%) Coordinator
6 9 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 8 (8.89%) UI Designer
8 7 (7.78%) Test Analyst
8 7 (7.78%) Architect
8 7 (7.78%) Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Information Architect
9 6 (6.67%) User Experience Architect
10 5 (5.56%) Web Designer
10 5 (5.56%) Functional Analyst
10 5 (5.56%) Functional Test Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Senior Designer
11 4 (4.44%) Senior User Experience Designer
12 3 (3.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 3 (3.33%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (44.44%) HTML
2 39 (43.33%) CSS
3 22 (24.44%) jQuery
4 17 (18.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 17 (18.89%) Highcharts JS
4 17 (18.89%) Sass
4 17 (18.89%) LESS
4 17 (18.89%) D3.js
5 12 (13.33%) HTML5
6 9 (10.00%) CSS3
7 7 (7.78%) Ajax
7 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET
7 7 (7.78%) XML
7 7 (7.78%) .NET
8 4 (4.44%) Gherkin
9 3 (3.33%) Ember.js
9 3 (3.33%) Underscore.js
9 3 (3.33%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.33%) Backbone.js
9 3 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Chip and PIN
2 9 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.89%) Digital Media
4 6 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.33%) Social Network
6 2 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.22%) Copywriting
6 2 (2.22%) New Media
7 1 (1.11%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.11%) W3C
7 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.89%) Android
1 17 (18.89%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.22%) Windows
2 2 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.00%) Information Architecture
2 27 (30.00%) MVC
3 26 (28.89%) Analytics
4 23 (25.56%) Customer Insight
5 21 (23.33%) User Stories
6 17 (18.89%) Scrum
6 17 (18.89%) Requirements Analysis
7 15 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (15.56%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (14.44%) Project Management
9 13 (14.44%) Waterfall
10 12 (13.33%) Web Development
10 12 (13.33%) Web Testing
11 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (10.00%) Test Scripting
13 8 (8.89%) User Experience Design
13 8 (8.89%) Use Case
13 8 (8.89%) Business Development
14 7 (7.78%) RAD
15 6 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.78%) JavaScript
2 26 (28.89%) PHP
3 7 (7.78%) C#
4 6 (6.67%) Java
5 3 (3.33%) PHP5
5 3 (3.33%) PHP4
6 1 (1.11%) XAML
6 1 (1.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (21.11%) Degree
2 12 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 12 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (18.89%) Twitter
2 16 (17.78%) Adobe
3 6 (6.67%) Oracle
4 4 (4.44%) HP
5 3 (3.33%) Zend
5 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.11%) IBM
Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Square One Resources
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita IT Professional Services
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago