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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Human Factors
Rank 917 938 948
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 27 35 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.032% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.037% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 46
Median salary £47,500 £55,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.41% +11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £33,180 £28,636
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £62,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +54.41%

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
90181 94837 103287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.67% 85.96% 85.30%
Number of salaries quoted 75015 76618 83292
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 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 May 2016 within the UK.

Human Factors Salary Histogram in the UK

Human Factors
Top 21 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 3 May 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
England +12 23 £47,500 -20.83% 2
South East +21 13 £47,500 -20.83%
Hampshire +18 9 £47,500 -11.21%
Fareham - 9 £47,500 -
London +6 8 £37,500 -42.30%
City of London +61 3 £37,500 -34.78%
Milton Keynes - 2 £53,750 -
Crawley - 2 £41,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £53,750 -
West Sussex - 2 £41,250 -
East of England +12 1 - -
South West +9 1 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Wales +2 1 £41,500 +35.77%
Essex +2 1 - -
Cardiff +1 1 £41,500 +35.77%
South Wales 0 1 £41,500 +35.77%
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 - - 1
Newport - 1 £41,500 -
Bristol - 1 £57,500 -
Brentwood - 1 - -

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 33 (68.75%) Degree
2 27 (56.25%) User Experience
3 19 (39.58%) Psychology
4 15 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 12 (25.00%) Finance
6 10 (20.83%) Validation
6 10 (20.83%) Usability Testing
6 10 (20.83%) Service Design
7 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 9 (18.75%) DO-254
7 9 (18.75%) ARP4761
7 9 (18.75%) Aerospace
7 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (16.67%) Industrial Design
8 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 8 (16.67%) C
9 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
9 7 (14.58%) Information Architecture
9 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
9 7 (14.58%) Web Development
10 6 (12.50%) Bioinformatics
10 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
10 6 (12.50%) UX Design
10 6 (12.50%) Product Management
10 6 (12.50%) Life Science
10 6 (12.50%) QA
10 6 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
10 6 (12.50%) Windows
11 5 (10.42%) Linux
11 5 (10.42%) Oracle

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:

Applications
1 4 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.25%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.17%) Acrobat
3 2 (4.17%) InDesign
3 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.08%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.08%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Axure RP
1 2 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Aerospace
3 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.42%) Marketing
5 4 (8.33%) Electronics
6 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
7 2 (4.17%) Banking
7 2 (4.17%) Games
8 1 (2.08%) Legal
8 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Designer
1 14 (29.17%) UX Designer
2 10 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) DBA
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (10.42%) Senior Designer
3 5 (10.42%) Senior UX Designer
3 5 (10.42%) SQL DBA
3 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) User Experience Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) User Experience Researcher
5 3 (6.25%) User Researcher
6 2 (4.17%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (4.17%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Research Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Junior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) CSS
1 5 (10.42%) HTML
2 4 (8.33%) DOM
2 4 (8.33%) HTML5
2 4 (8.33%) jQuery
2 4 (8.33%) JSON
3 3 (6.25%) RESTful
3 3 (6.25%) SOAP
3 3 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (56.25%) User Experience
2 19 (39.58%) Psychology
3 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 6 (12.50%) Life Science
5 5 (10.42%) Social Media
6 4 (8.33%) Biology
6 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
8 2 (4.17%) Ergonomics
8 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (4.17%) Xbox
9 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (2.08%) iDTV
9 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.08%) Physics
9 1 (2.08%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Unix
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (20.83%) Service Design
2 10 (20.83%) Usability Testing
2 10 (20.83%) Validation
3 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.67%) Industrial Design
4 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.58%) Information Architecture
5 7 (14.58%) Web Development
6 6 (12.50%) Bioinformatics
6 6 (12.50%) Product Management
6 6 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
6 6 (12.50%) UX Design
7 5 (10.42%) Analytics
7 5 (10.42%) Ethnography
7 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
7 5 (10.42%) Software Deployment
8 4 (8.33%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.33%) Change Management
8 4 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) C
2 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.42%) Perl
2 5 (10.42%) PL/SQL
2 5 (10.42%) SQL
3 4 (8.33%) C++
4 3 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (68.75%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) ARP4761
1 9 (18.75%) DO-254
2 6 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Adobe
2 3 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (2.08%) EMC
3 1 (2.08%) Twitter
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