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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Testing
Rank - 222 228
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.037% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.045% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +28.78%
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
5041 4401 4420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.45% 81.74% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 3715 3901
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (62.50%) Axure RP
2 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (37.50%) Information Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Marketing
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Psychology
3 3 (37.50%) Human Factors
4 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) SEO
4 2 (25.00%) Google
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) PrimeFaces
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) UX Design

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (12.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Designer
2 3 (37.50%) UX Designer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) EJB
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) JSF
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Psychology
2 3 (37.50%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (37.50%) Information Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Use Case
2 2 (25.00%) SEO
2 2 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) UX Design
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle