The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Human Factors in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Human Factors over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Human Factors
Rank 855 870 810
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -60
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 37 59 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.050% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.084% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 49
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44233 46035 43813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.39% 39.35% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35155 36206 35302
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Human Factors
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Human Factors within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Human Factors Salary Histogram in the UK

Human Factors
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Human Factors within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
England -3 37 £60,000 -7.69% 5
South East +9 23 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Berkshire +18 21 £60,000 -7.69%
London +1 5 £61,250 +2.08% 1
North West -3 4 £38,400 - 1
South West -12 3 £22,500 -59.09%
Dorset - 3 £22,500 -
Manchester +6 2 £38,400 - 1
Cheshire +2 2 £42,500 -
Hampshire -2 2 £50,000 +177.77% 1
Bournemouth - 2 £22,500 -
Weymouth - 1 £52,500 -
Fareham - 1 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £40,000 -
Leeds - 1 £46,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £46,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £46,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Human Factors 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 Human Factors.

1 62 (86.11%) User Experience
2 59 (81.94%) Degree
3 33 (45.83%) Ergonomics
4 19 (26.39%) Photoshop
5 15 (20.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (20.83%) Information Architecture
6 13 (18.06%) UX Design
6 13 (18.06%) Usability Testing
7 12 (16.67%) Psychology
7 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (16.67%) CSS
7 12 (16.67%) Fireworks
8 11 (15.28%) Project Management
8 11 (15.28%) HTML
8 11 (15.28%) Industrial Design
9 10 (13.89%) jQuery
10 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 8 (11.11%) Electronics
11 8 (11.11%) New Media
12 7 (9.72%) HTML5
12 7 (9.72%) Time Management
13 6 (8.33%) Validation
13 6 (8.33%) Marketing
13 6 (8.33%) Product Management
13 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
14 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
14 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
14 5 (6.94%) Scrum
14 5 (6.94%) Management Information System

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Human Factors 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 Human Factors. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (26.39%) Photoshop
2 15 (20.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (16.67%) Fireworks
4 3 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.78%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
5 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.78%) GitHub
1 2 (2.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (4.17%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (11.11%) Electronics
2 6 (8.33%) Marketing
3 4 (5.56%) Back Office
4 3 (4.17%) Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.17%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.78%) Finance
6 1 (1.39%) Games
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 45 (62.50%) Designer
2 43 (59.72%) UX Designer
3 26 (36.11%) Lead Designer
4 7 (9.72%) Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Senior Designer
5 5 (6.94%) User Experience Researcher
6 4 (5.56%) UI/UX Designer
6 4 (5.56%) Senior UX Designer
6 4 (5.56%) UI Designer
6 4 (5.56%) Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Consultant
7 3 (4.17%) Software Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (4.17%) Programmer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Programmer
8 2 (2.78%) Principal Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) CSS
2 11 (15.28%) HTML
3 10 (13.89%) jQuery
4 7 (9.72%) HTML5
5 4 (5.56%) LESS
5 4 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.17%) CSS3
7 2 (2.78%) .NET
8 1 (1.39%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (86.11%) User Experience
2 33 (45.83%) Ergonomics
3 12 (16.67%) Psychology
4 8 (11.11%) New Media
5 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
7 4 (5.56%) RIA
8 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.39%) Physics
9 1 (1.39%) Social Media
9 1 (1.39%) Blog
9 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) Windows
1 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
1 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) Information Architecture
2 13 (18.06%) UX Design
2 13 (18.06%) Usability Testing
3 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.28%) Industrial Design
4 11 (15.28%) Project Management
5 7 (9.72%) Time Management
6 6 (8.33%) Product Management
6 6 (8.33%) Validation
7 5 (6.94%) Scrum
8 4 (5.56%) Web Development
9 3 (4.17%) Business Development
9 3 (4.17%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.17%) Workflow
9 3 (4.17%) Requirements Management
9 3 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.17%) UML
9 3 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.17%) C
2 3 (4.17%) C++
2 3 (4.17%) Java
3 2 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 59 (81.94%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.39%) HND
4 1 (1.39%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.39%) ARP4761
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Adobe
3 2 (2.78%) Google
3 2 (2.78%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.39%) NEC
4 1 (1.39%) SAP
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