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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 413 412 412
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 29 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 23
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £47,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
17380 17039 17648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.59% 79.19% 77.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13516 13916 14923
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
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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 +4 16 £42,500 +41.66%
Oxfordshire +16 6 £27,000 -27.02%
Berkshire - 4 £60,000 -
Kent - 2 £65,000 -
Hampshire -14 1 £25,000 -44.44%
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 23 (40.35%) User Experience
2 20 (35.09%) Analytics
3 19 (33.33%) Adobe
3 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (29.82%) Degree
4 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
4 17 (29.82%) HTML
5 16 (28.07%) CSS
6 15 (26.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 15 (26.32%) Axure RP
7 14 (24.56%) Project Management
7 14 (24.56%) User Stories
8 13 (22.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 13 (22.81%) Test Scripting
9 12 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (21.05%) ISTQB
9 12 (21.05%) Scrum
9 12 (21.05%) HP
9 12 (21.05%) ISEB
10 11 (19.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (17.54%) Selenium
11 10 (17.54%) Marketing
11 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
11 10 (17.54%) C
12 9 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
13 8 (14.04%) Social Media
14 7 (12.28%) Web Testing
14 7 (12.28%) Retail
14 7 (12.28%) Chip and PIN
14 7 (12.28%) Back Office

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.75%) CMS
1 1 (1.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.02%) Photoshop
4 3 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 15 (26.32%) Axure RP
2 10 (17.54%) Selenium
3 9 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.51%) JIRA
5 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.51%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.75%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.75%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.75%) Subversion
6 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (17.54%) Marketing
2 7 (12.28%) Retail
2 7 (12.28%) Back Office
2 7 (12.28%) Legal
3 5 (8.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Designer
2 14 (24.56%) Analyst
2 14 (24.56%) Test Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) Coordinator
4 8 (14.04%) UX Designer
5 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Software Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Functional Test Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Junior Project Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Software Project Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Functional Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Junior
6 5 (8.77%) Delivery Project Manager
7 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Web Designer
8 3 (5.26%) Architect
9 2 (3.51%) QA Manager
9 2 (3.51%) QA Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) HTML
2 16 (28.07%) CSS
3 6 (10.53%) .NET
4 3 (5.26%) XHTML
4 3 (5.26%) Ajax
5 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.51%) SOAP
6 1 (1.75%) Web Services
6 1 (1.75%) Flash
6 1 (1.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (40.35%) User Experience
2 8 (14.04%) Social Media
3 7 (12.28%) Mobile App
3 7 (12.28%) Chip and PIN
4 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.02%) Mathematics
6 3 (5.26%) W3C
6 3 (5.26%) Graphic Design
7 2 (3.51%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.75%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Analytics
2 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.56%) Project Management
3 14 (24.56%) User Stories
4 13 (22.81%) Test Scripting
5 12 (21.05%) Scrum
6 11 (19.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (12.28%) Web Testing
7 7 (12.28%) Functional Testing
8 6 (10.53%) Automation Testing
8 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.77%) Test Management
9 5 (8.77%) System Testing
9 5 (8.77%) Web Analytics
9 5 (8.77%) Web Development
9 5 (8.77%) Business Development
9 5 (8.77%) Multivariate Testing
10 4 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (7.02%) Revenue Management
10 4 (7.02%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) C
2 4 (7.02%) C#
3 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.26%) SQL
4 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Degree
1 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.05%) ISEB
2 12 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Adobe
2 12 (21.05%) HP
3 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.77%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) iRise
6 1 (1.75%) Eloqua
6 1 (1.75%) Neolane
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) Capita
6 1 (1.75%) Sitecore