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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Human Factors
Rank 835 860 847
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 43 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.032% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.082% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 18
Average salary £58,750 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £50,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £52,500 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +37.25%

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
39946 40425 41926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.73% 39.40% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32278 31516 34930
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Human Factors Salary Histogram in the UK

Human Factors
Top 14 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 30 January 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 43 £58,750 +11.90% 9
London +13 23 £65,000 +18.18% 6
South East -14 14 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Berkshire -3 13 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Bracknell - 7 £45,000 -
Reading 0 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Hull - 3 £27,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £27,000 -
East Yorkshire - 3 £27,000 -
East of England - 3 £60,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 2 £60,000 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £60,000 - 1
Hounslow - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 50 (64.10%) User Experience
2 37 (47.44%) Degree
3 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (33.33%) Information Architecture
5 24 (30.77%) Usability Testing
6 20 (25.64%) jQuery
6 20 (25.64%) HTML
6 20 (25.64%) CSS
7 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
8 18 (23.08%) Product Management
9 17 (21.79%) HTML5
10 16 (20.51%) Photoshop
10 16 (20.51%) Scrum
11 15 (19.23%) Ergonomics
11 15 (19.23%) Axure RP
12 13 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (16.67%) MS Visio
13 12 (15.38%) Web Development
13 12 (15.38%) RIA
13 12 (15.38%) LESS
13 12 (15.38%) Security Cleared
14 11 (14.10%) UX Design
15 10 (12.82%) Finance
15 10 (12.82%) Windows
15 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
16 9 (11.54%) Psychology
16 9 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
16 9 (11.54%) Marketing
17 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (1.28%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Photoshop
2 13 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.41%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) DECT
1 1 (1.28%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) Big Data
1 1 (1.28%) MySQL
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Axure RP
2 7 (8.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.56%) JIRA
3 2 (2.56%) Selenium
3 2 (2.56%) JUnit
3 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.28%) FishEye
4 1 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.28%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.28%) Bower
4 1 (1.28%) Grunt
4 1 (1.28%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.28%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.28%) NUnit
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Marketing
3 4 (5.13%) Retail
4 3 (3.85%) Legal
4 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.56%) Military
5 2 (2.56%) Electronics
5 2 (2.56%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.56%) Publishing
6 1 (1.28%) Games
6 1 (1.28%) Automotive
6 1 (1.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (35.90%) Designer
2 16 (20.51%) UX Designer
3 12 (15.38%) UI Designer
4 11 (14.10%) Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) User Experience Manager
6 7 (8.97%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Web Designer
7 6 (7.69%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Designer
8 5 (6.41%) Architect
8 5 (6.41%) Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Manager
9 4 (5.13%) Principal Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Interaction Designer
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Interaction Designer
10 3 (3.85%) UX Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Lead Designer
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Interface Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.64%) jQuery
1 20 (25.64%) HTML
1 20 (25.64%) CSS
2 17 (21.79%) HTML5
3 13 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (15.38%) LESS
5 5 (6.41%) CSS3
6 4 (5.13%) Sass
7 1 (1.28%) RESTful
7 1 (1.28%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.28%) OOCSS
7 1 (1.28%) Web Services
7 1 (1.28%) OpenGL
7 1 (1.28%) WPF
7 1 (1.28%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 50 (64.10%) User Experience
2 15 (19.23%) Ergonomics
3 12 (15.38%) RIA
4 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (11.54%) Psychology
6 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 6 (7.69%) Social Media
7 4 (5.13%) Digital Media
7 4 (5.13%) iPhone
8 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.85%) Graphic Design
9 2 (2.56%) Cryptography
9 2 (2.56%) Web 2.0
9 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.56%) New Media
10 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.28%) Open Source
10 1 (1.28%) SWIFT
10 1 (1.28%) Handset
10 1 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
2 4 (5.13%) Android
2 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) UNIX
4 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 24 (30.77%) Usability Testing
4 18 (23.08%) Product Management
5 16 (20.51%) Scrum
6 12 (15.38%) Web Development
7 11 (14.10%) UX Design
8 9 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.97%) Rapid Prototyping
10 7 (8.97%) Workflow
10 7 (8.97%) Validation
10 7 (8.97%) Project Management
10 7 (8.97%) Requirements Management
11 6 (7.69%) Time Management
11 6 (7.69%) Usability Engineering
12 5 (6.41%) Analytics
12 5 (6.41%) SEO
12 5 (6.41%) Industrial Design
13 4 (5.13%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.56%) C
3 1 (1.28%) C#
3 1 (1.28%) C++
3 1 (1.28%) PHP
3 1 (1.28%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 37 (47.44%) Degree
2 12 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) HND
4 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) AAT
5 1 (1.28%) HNC
5 1 (1.28%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.28%) PhD
5 1 (1.28%) PMP
5 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.28%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
2 4 (5.13%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.28%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.41%) Adobe
3 4 (5.13%) VMware
4 3 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.28%) SolidWorks
5 1 (1.28%) Google
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Human Factors International
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Triple Seven
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago