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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Human Factors
Rank 865 872 810
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -62
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 34 60 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.051% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.080% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31 45 62
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,180 £28,636 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+22.09% -9.47%

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
42661 47290 42709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.46% 39.83% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33662 37337 34591
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015 within the UK.

Human Factors Salary Histogram in the UK

Human Factors
Top 18 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 27 April 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 +8 31 £58,750 +11.90% 14
South East +19 15 £60,000 +81.81% 1
Berkshire +8 14 £60,000 -
London +19 7 £65,000 +8.33% 7
East Midlands +14 4 £33,180 -37.10% 1
Nottinghamshire +2 4 £33,180 -37.10%
Nottingham -7 4 £33,180 -37.10%
East of England +25 3 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Essex +4 3 £50,000 -9.09% 2
South Wales - 3 £30,565 -
Cardiff - 3 £30,565 -
Wales - 3 £30,565 -
Reading +3 2 £60,000 -
South West -29 2 £52,500 -
Weymouth - 2 £52,500 -
Dorset - 2 £52,500 -
City of London +19 1 £57,500 -2.12% 1
Hampshire -4 1 £53,500 -

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 63 (80.77%) User Experience
2 47 (60.26%) Degree
3 28 (35.90%) Information Architecture
4 27 (34.62%) jQuery
4 27 (34.62%) HTML
4 27 (34.62%) CSS
5 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
5 25 (32.05%) Ergonomics
5 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (30.77%) Usability Testing
7 23 (29.49%) HTML5
7 23 (29.49%) Product Management
7 23 (29.49%) Photoshop
8 18 (23.08%) Scrum
9 17 (21.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (20.51%) LESS
10 16 (20.51%) RIA
10 16 (20.51%) Web Development
11 11 (14.10%) UX Design
12 9 (11.54%) Time Management
12 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
13 8 (10.26%) Validation
13 8 (10.26%) MS Visio
13 8 (10.26%) Axure RP
13 8 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (8.97%) Psychology
14 7 (8.97%) Adobe Illustrator
14 7 (8.97%) CSS3
15 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (7.69%) Adobe

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 1 (1.28%) Drupal
Applications
1 23 (29.49%) Photoshop
2 8 (10.26%) MS Visio
3 7 (8.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (5.13%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (3.85%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
6 1 (1.28%) PTC Creo
6 1 (1.28%) Pro/ENGINEER
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) DECT
1 1 (1.28%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Axure RP
2 4 (5.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.28%) JIRA
4 1 (1.28%) Selenium
4 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.28%) Grunt
4 1 (1.28%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.28%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.28%) Bower
4 1 (1.28%) JUnit
General
1 6 (7.69%) Marketing
2 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.41%) Finance
3 4 (5.13%) Back Office
4 3 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Automotive
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (57.69%) Designer
2 32 (41.03%) UX Designer
3 16 (20.51%) UI Designer
4 9 (11.54%) Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Senior Designer
5 8 (10.26%) User Experience Manager
6 7 (8.97%) Lead Designer
7 6 (7.69%) Web Designer
8 5 (6.41%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Manager
9 4 (5.13%) Principal Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Interaction Designer
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Interaction Designer
9 4 (5.13%) User Experience Researcher
10 3 (3.85%) Senior UX Designer
10 3 (3.85%) Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Programmer
10 3 (3.85%) Principal Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.62%) jQuery
1 27 (34.62%) HTML
1 27 (34.62%) CSS
2 23 (29.49%) HTML5
3 17 (21.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (20.51%) LESS
5 7 (8.97%) CSS3
6 4 (5.13%) Sass
6 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.28%) OOCSS
7 1 (1.28%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 63 (80.77%) User Experience
2 25 (32.05%) Ergonomics
3 16 (20.51%) RIA
4 7 (8.97%) Psychology
5 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
7 4 (5.13%) Social Media
8 3 (3.85%) iPhone
8 3 (3.85%) Graphic Design
9 2 (2.56%) Cryptography
10 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.28%) Handset
10 1 (1.28%) Wiki
10 1 (1.28%) Blog
10 1 (1.28%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) Information Architecture
2 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (30.77%) Usability Testing
4 23 (29.49%) Product Management
5 18 (23.08%) Scrum
6 16 (20.51%) Web Development
7 11 (14.10%) UX Design
8 9 (11.54%) Time Management
9 8 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (10.26%) Validation
10 6 (7.69%) Industrial Design
11 5 (6.41%) Requirements Management
11 5 (6.41%) Workflow
11 5 (6.41%) Project Management
12 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.13%) Usability Engineering
12 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
13 3 (3.85%) Rapid Prototyping
13 3 (3.85%) Data Migration
13 3 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
2 5 (6.41%) C
3 2 (2.56%) C++
3 2 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (60.26%) Degree
2 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) HNC
5 1 (1.28%) HND
5 1 (1.28%) PhD
5 1 (1.28%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.28%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (7.69%) Adobe
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.28%) NEC
3 1 (1.28%) Google
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