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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Testing
Rank - 230 220
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.019% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.023% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +5.80%
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
4879 4392 4340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.32% 82.19% 78.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4084 3670 3843
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
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 17 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Psychology
2 3 (60.00%) Human Factors
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Information Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Axure RP
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Designer
3 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) Psychology
2 3 (60.00%) Human Factors
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree