The table below looks at the statistics for Human Factors skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Human Factors over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Human Factors
UK
Rank 762 939 916
Rank change year-on-year
+177 -23
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 82 17 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.017% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.019% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 69 10 44
Median salary £53,573 £43,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.86% -27.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,372 £34,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,554 £58,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,573 £34,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
+57.56% -35.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75139 88872 92319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.69% 88.15% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61840 73780 75650
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Human Factors
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Human Factors as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Human Factors Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Human Factors
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Human Factors within the UK.

Human Factors Salary Trend in the UK

Human Factors
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Human Factors over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Human Factors Salary Histogram in the UK

Human Factors
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Human Factors within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
England +145 65 £53,573 +23.86% 6
North West - 52 £53,573 - 1
Merseyside - 50 £53,573 - 1
Bootle - 50 £53,573 -
Scotland - 13 £42,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 13 £42,500 - 1
London +53 7 £57,500 -14.81% 2
South West +21 3 £53,760 +2.39%
Devon - 3 £53,760 -
Exeter - 3 £53,760 -
City of London +39 2 £65,000 -
Blackpool - 2 £37,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £37,000 -
South East +54 1 £40,000 +17.64%
East of England +26 1 £50,000 - 1
Wales - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Leeds - 1 - -
Caerphilly - 1 - -

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Human Factors also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Human Factors.

1 50 (43.48%) Physics
2 47 (40.87%) User Experience
3 43 (37.39%) Degree
4 37 (32.17%) Wireframes
5 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (23.48%) Psychology
7 24 (20.87%) Finance
7 24 (20.87%) Cognitive Psychology
8 22 (19.13%) User Stories
9 17 (14.78%) Change Management
9 17 (14.78%) Information Security
9 17 (14.78%) Axure RP
10 16 (13.91%) Project Management
11 15 (13.04%) Adobe
12 14 (12.17%) Ergonomics
12 14 (12.17%) Business Analysis
12 14 (12.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 13 (11.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 12 (10.43%) Service Design
14 12 (10.43%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
14 12 (10.43%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
15 11 (9.57%) Information Architecture
15 11 (9.57%) Infrastructure Management
16 10 (8.70%) Programme Management
16 10 (8.70%) Military
17 9 (7.83%) VMware
17 9 (7.83%) Firewall
17 9 (7.83%) Citrix
17 9 (7.83%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (7.83%) ITIL

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (2.61%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (11.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.96%) MS Office
3 5 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.61%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (1.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.74%) CATIA
5 2 (1.74%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.74%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.96%) Office 365
2 3 (2.61%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.83%) Firewall
1 9 (7.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.96%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (14.78%) Axure RP
2 14 (12.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (5.22%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.87%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 24 (20.87%) Finance
2 10 (8.70%) Military
3 7 (6.09%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.61%) Publishing
5 2 (1.74%) Automotive
5 2 (1.74%) Banking
5 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.87%) Electronics
6 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
6 1 (0.87%) Retail
6 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (24.35%) Designer
1 28 (24.35%) UX Designer
2 21 (18.26%) Analyst
3 13 (11.30%) Senior Designer
3 13 (11.30%) Senior UX Designer
4 12 (10.43%) Business Analyst
5 10 (8.70%) User Experience Researcher
6 9 (7.83%) Network Analyst
6 9 (7.83%) Network Security Analyst
6 9 (7.83%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.83%) Security Analyst
7 8 (6.96%) Developer
7 8 (6.96%) Head of Programme Management
7 8 (6.96%) Head of Programme Office
7 8 (6.96%) IT Security Officer
7 8 (6.96%) Security Officer
7 8 (6.96%) SQL Developer
8 7 (6.09%) User Researcher
9 6 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) .NET
2 1 (0.87%) CSS
2 1 (0.87%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (40.87%) User Experience
2 5 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.61%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.61%) Social Media
5 2 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.87%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.48%) Physics
2 37 (32.17%) Wireframes
3 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (23.48%) Psychology
5 24 (20.87%) Cognitive Psychology
6 22 (19.13%) User Stories
7 17 (14.78%) Change Management
7 17 (14.78%) Information Security
8 16 (13.91%) Project Management
9 14 (12.17%) Business Analysis
9 14 (12.17%) Ergonomics
10 12 (10.43%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 12 (10.43%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
10 12 (10.43%) Service Design
11 11 (9.57%) Information Architecture
11 11 (9.57%) Infrastructure Management
12 10 (8.70%) Programme Management
13 9 (7.83%) ITIL
13 9 (7.83%) Usability Testing
13 9 (7.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.96%) SQL
2 2 (1.74%) C
3 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (37.39%) Degree
2 9 (7.83%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (6.96%) MAPM
4 6 (5.22%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) PhD
6 1 (0.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.09%) QA
3 2 (1.74%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (13.04%) Adobe
2 9 (7.83%) Cisco
2 9 (7.83%) Citrix
2 9 (7.83%) VMware
3 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.96%) Oracle
4 6 (5.22%) IBM
5 2 (1.74%) EMC
5 2 (1.74%) MEDITECH
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