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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Human Factors
Rank 846 913 945
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +32
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 40 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.030% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.034% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 29
Median salary £52,500 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £97,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -11.68%

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
80857 93075 97015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.10% 87.55% 85.70%
Number of salaries quoted 66648 76857 79740
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £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 6 December 2016 within the UK.

Human Factors Salary Histogram in the UK

Human Factors
Top 20 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 6 December 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 +64 34 £52,500 -22.22% 8
London +71 23 £53,750 -21.81% 1
South East +66 7 £40,000 +17.64% 2
West Sussex - 5 £40,000 - 1
Crawley - 5 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 - - 1
Scotland - 3 - - 1
Yorkshire +21 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £40,000 -
City of London +26 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £36,000 -
Telford - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £36,000 - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 £36,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 48 (78.69%) User Experience
2 43 (70.49%) Degree
3 34 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (54.10%) Wireframes
5 27 (44.26%) Psychology
6 19 (31.15%) User Stories
7 16 (26.23%) Axure RP
8 15 (24.59%) Ergonomics
9 13 (21.31%) Adobe
9 13 (21.31%) Finance
10 12 (19.67%) Information Architecture
11 11 (18.03%) Usability Testing
12 10 (16.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 10 (16.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 10 (16.39%) Service Design
13 9 (14.75%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
13 9 (14.75%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
13 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure Management
14 8 (13.11%) MS Visio
14 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
14 8 (13.11%) QA
15 7 (11.48%) CMS
16 6 (9.84%) Ethnography
16 6 (9.84%) Social Media
16 6 (9.84%) Big Data
16 6 (9.84%) Lucidchart
16 6 (9.84%) OmniGraffle
16 6 (9.84%) Digital Media
16 6 (9.84%) UX Design
16 6 (9.84%) Publishing

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 7 (11.48%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (13.11%) MS Visio
3 6 (9.84%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (3.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.64%) CATIA
5 1 (1.64%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Lucidchart
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Axure RP
2 10 (16.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (4.92%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.64%) gulp
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Publishing
3 5 (8.20%) Military
4 4 (6.56%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.28%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Automotive
6 1 (1.64%) Electronics
6 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.64%) Marketing
6 1 (1.64%) Retail
6 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Designer
2 25 (40.98%) UX Designer
3 10 (16.39%) Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Senior Designer
3 10 (16.39%) Senior UX Designer
4 9 (14.75%) User Experience Researcher
5 7 (11.48%) User Researcher
6 6 (9.84%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) CMS Business Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) UX Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Web Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Web Business Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Web Content Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (6.56%) Programmer
8 3 (4.92%) Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Digital User Researcher
8 3 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) jQuery
2 1 (1.64%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (78.69%) User Experience
2 27 (44.26%) Psychology
3 15 (24.59%) Ergonomics
4 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
5 6 (9.84%) Digital Media
5 6 (9.84%) Social Media
6 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (6.56%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (6.56%) Algorithms
7 4 (6.56%) Mathematics
7 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
7 4 (6.56%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (3.28%) Graphic Design
8 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.64%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (1.64%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (1.64%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (54.10%) Wireframes
3 19 (31.15%) User Stories
4 12 (19.67%) Information Architecture
5 11 (18.03%) Usability Testing
6 10 (16.39%) Service Design
7 9 (14.75%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure Management
7 9 (14.75%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
8 6 (9.84%) Ethnography
8 6 (9.84%) Usability Engineering
8 6 (9.84%) UX Design
8 6 (9.84%) Workflow
9 5 (8.20%) Benchmarking
9 5 (8.20%) Customer Insight
9 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.20%) Guerrilla Research
9 5 (8.20%) Remote Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Scrum
10 4 (6.56%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) C
2 4 (6.56%) C#
2 4 (6.56%) C++
3 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (70.49%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) PhD
4 1 (1.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Adobe
2 3 (4.92%) IBM
3 2 (3.28%) EMC
3 2 (3.28%) MEDITECH
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