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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 409 402 427
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 34 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.14% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 17
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -25.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -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
17582 16244 17531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.92% 78.17% 77.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13568 13272 14843
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 £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 - 17 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire +1 7 £30,000 +9.09%
Hampshire -16 4 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Berkshire - 4 £60,000 -
Kent - 2 £65,000 - 1
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 26 (36.62%) Analytics
2 25 (35.21%) User Experience
3 23 (32.39%) HTML
3 23 (32.39%) Adobe
3 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (30.99%) CSS
5 20 (28.17%) Degree
5 20 (28.17%) Security Cleared
6 16 (22.54%) Project Management
6 16 (22.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (22.54%) Test Scripting
6 16 (22.54%) User Stories
6 16 (22.54%) Axure RP
7 15 (21.13%) HP Quality Center
7 15 (21.13%) ISEB
7 15 (21.13%) ISTQB
8 14 (19.72%) Scrum
8 14 (19.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
9 13 (18.31%) HP
10 11 (15.49%) QuickTest Pro
10 11 (15.49%) Back Office
11 10 (14.08%) Marketing
11 10 (14.08%) Selenium
12 9 (12.68%) Retail
12 9 (12.68%) Chip and PIN
12 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
12 9 (12.68%) C
12 9 (12.68%) .NET
12 9 (12.68%) Web Testing

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (2.82%) CMS
2 1 (1.41%) Drupal
2 1 (1.41%) Apache
2 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) Photoshop
3 5 (7.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.82%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Axure RP
2 14 (19.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 11 (15.49%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (14.08%) Selenium
5 5 (7.04%) JIRA
6 3 (4.23%) Bugzilla
6 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.82%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.82%) TestDirector
8 1 (1.41%) Subversion
8 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.41%) Selenium IDE
General
1 11 (15.49%) Back Office
2 10 (14.08%) Marketing
3 9 (12.68%) Retail
4 6 (8.45%) Legal
5 4 (5.63%) Finance
6 2 (2.82%) Advertising
7 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Analyst
1 17 (23.94%) Test Analyst
2 16 (22.54%) Designer
3 14 (19.72%) Coordinator
4 8 (11.27%) User Experience Designer
5 7 (9.86%) Functional Test Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Functional Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Software Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Junior Project Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Web Designer
9 3 (4.23%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Software Project Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Junior
9 3 (4.23%) Delivery Project Manager
10 2 (2.82%) User Experience Consultant
10 2 (2.82%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) HTML
2 22 (30.99%) CSS
3 9 (12.68%) .NET
4 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.63%) XHTML
5 4 (5.63%) Ajax
6 2 (2.82%) CSS3
6 2 (2.82%) HTML5
6 2 (2.82%) SOAP
7 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.41%) jQuery
7 1 (1.41%) WCF
7 1 (1.41%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (1.41%) LINQ
7 1 (1.41%) LAMP
7 1 (1.41%) Web Services
7 1 (1.41%) Flash
7 1 (1.41%) COM
7 1 (1.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.21%) User Experience
2 9 (12.68%) Chip and PIN
3 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.27%) Social Media
4 5 (7.04%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.23%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.23%) Graphic Design
5 3 (4.23%) W3C
5 3 (4.23%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.41%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.41%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
1 1 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Analytics
2 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.54%) Project Management
3 16 (22.54%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (22.54%) Test Scripting
3 16 (22.54%) User Stories
4 14 (19.72%) Scrum
5 9 (12.68%) Web Testing
5 9 (12.68%) Functional Testing
6 8 (11.27%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.27%) Web Development
7 7 (9.86%) Automation Testing
8 6 (8.45%) Test Management
8 6 (8.45%) System Testing
8 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.04%) MVC
10 4 (5.63%) Manual Testing
10 4 (5.63%) Multivariate Testing
10 4 (5.63%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.63%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.68%) C
2 7 (9.86%) C#
2 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.63%) SQL
4 3 (4.23%) Java
5 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.41%) PHP5
6 1 (1.41%) PHP4
6 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Degree
1 20 (28.17%) Security Cleared
2 15 (21.13%) ISEB
2 15 (21.13%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) Adobe
2 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.31%) HP
3 6 (8.45%) IBM
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle
5 1 (1.41%) Capita
5 1 (1.41%) Zend
5 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.41%) iRise
5 1 (1.41%) Eloqua
5 1 (1.41%) Neolane
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
High Wycombe
360 Resourcing
Salary: c.£40,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago