The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 219 230 253
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 11 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.26% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.30% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 2
Median salary £55,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +15.06%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4503 5073 5593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.62% 88.83% 86.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3735 4266 4594
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Usability Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the South West region.

Usability Testing Salary Trend in the South West

Usability Testing
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Usability Testing Salary Histogram in the South West

Usability Testing
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +19 5 £55,000 +74.60%
Devon - 4 £37,500 - 1
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing Usability Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 19 (86.36%) User Experience
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Axure RP
3 9 (40.91%) Adobe
4 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
4 7 (31.82%) SDLC
4 7 (31.82%) Prototyping
4 7 (31.82%) InVision
4 7 (31.82%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
5 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 6 (27.27%) QA
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) Workflow
6 5 (22.73%) ISEB
6 5 (22.73%) XML
6 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (22.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 5 (22.73%) Ethnography
6 5 (22.73%) Ethnographic Research
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
7 4 (18.18%) Information Architecture
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) CSS
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 4 (18.18%) Photoshop
7 4 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) InVision
2 4 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (18.18%) Photoshop
3 2 (9.09%) InDesign
3 2 (9.09%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (9.09%) Pixate
4 1 (4.55%) MS Office
4 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Axure RP
2 5 (22.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.64%) Selenium
4 2 (9.09%) Jasmine
4 2 (9.09%) JUnit
4 2 (9.09%) Protractor
4 2 (9.09%) TestNG
5 1 (4.55%) FogBugz
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Designer
1 11 (50.00%) UX Designer
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Software Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Software Test Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Lead Designer
3 6 (27.27%) Lead UX Designer
3 6 (27.27%) Test Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Software Tester
4 5 (22.73%) Tester
5 4 (18.18%) QA Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) QA Tester
5 4 (18.18%) Software QA Tester
6 2 (9.09%) UI Designer
6 2 (9.09%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.09%) CSS3
4 2 (9.09%) D3.js
4 2 (9.09%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) User Experience
2 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
3 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.55%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 7 (31.82%) Prototyping
2 7 (31.82%) SDLC
2 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Ethnographic Research
4 5 (22.73%) Ethnography
4 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Workflow
5 4 (18.18%) Information Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
6 3 (13.64%) UX Design
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.09%) Time Management
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) ISEB
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Adobe
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) CA Agile Central