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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Human Factors
Rank 858 857 826
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -31
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 35 54 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.049% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.082% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 49 34
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £52,500 £72,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £52,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%

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
42805 43480 43008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.57% 39.29% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 34401 34933 35896
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 21 November 2014 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 21 November 2014. 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 -27 34 £47,500 -9.52% 7
London -7 18 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Bristol +4 6 £35,750 -31.90%
South West -18 6 £35,750 -31.90%
South East -12 5 £45,000 -10.00%
East of England -19 4 £60,000 +27.65% 1
City of London +25 3 - - 2
Hampshire -8 3 £57,500 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire -1 2 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Cambridge -3 2 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Hounslow - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £45,000 -
North West -29 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 £18,000 -
Camberley - 1 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 42 (45.65%) User Experience
2 33 (35.87%) Security Cleared
2 33 (35.87%) Degree
3 32 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (34.78%) Information Architecture
4 28 (30.43%) SC Cleared
5 23 (25.00%) Windows
6 22 (23.91%) Microsoft
6 22 (23.91%) Axure RP
7 20 (21.74%) MS Visio
8 18 (19.57%) Requirements Analysis
8 18 (19.57%) UX Design
8 18 (19.57%) Digital Media
9 17 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (18.48%) Social Media
9 17 (18.48%) QA
9 17 (18.48%) Usability Engineering
9 17 (18.48%) Workflow
9 17 (18.48%) Finance
9 17 (18.48%) VMware
10 16 (17.39%) CMS
10 16 (17.39%) OmniGraffle
10 16 (17.39%) LucidChart
11 14 (15.22%) Usability Testing
12 13 (14.13%) Publishing
12 13 (14.13%) Marketing
12 13 (14.13%) Citrix
13 12 (13.04%) Management Information System
13 12 (13.04%) HTML
13 12 (13.04%) Scrum

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 16 (17.39%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (21.74%) MS Visio
2 16 (17.39%) OmniGraffle
3 8 (8.70%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.09%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) TETRA
1 1 (1.09%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) Big Data
2 4 (4.35%) MySQL
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (23.91%) Axure RP
2 8 (8.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.35%) JUnit
4 4 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.35%) NUnit
4 4 (4.35%) Selenium
4 4 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.26%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.09%) FishEye
7 1 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 17 (18.48%) Finance
2 13 (14.13%) Publishing
2 13 (14.13%) Marketing
3 10 (10.87%) Electronics
4 9 (9.78%) Legal
4 9 (9.78%) Military
5 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.43%) Aerospace
7 4 (4.35%) Retail
8 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
9 2 (2.17%) Interactive Media
9 2 (2.17%) Local Government
10 1 (1.09%) Automotive
10 1 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Analyst
2 20 (21.74%) Architect
3 17 (18.48%) Business Analyst
4 12 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (13.04%) Designer
5 10 (10.87%) Agile Business Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) Developer
7 8 (8.70%) UX Designer
8 7 (7.61%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Web Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Principal Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) UI Designer
10 5 (5.43%) Senior Web Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.43%) Senior Business Analyst
11 4 (4.35%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.35%) UX Developer
11 4 (4.35%) UI Developer
11 4 (4.35%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) HTML
2 10 (10.87%) CSS
2 10 (10.87%) HTML5
3 7 (7.61%) jQuery
4 6 (6.52%) CSS3
4 6 (6.52%) Backbone.js
5 4 (4.35%) Web Services
5 4 (4.35%) RESTful
6 3 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (3.26%) LESS
7 1 (1.09%) WPF
7 1 (1.09%) WinForms
7 1 (1.09%) Flash
7 1 (1.09%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (45.65%) User Experience
2 18 (19.57%) Digital Media
3 17 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (18.48%) Social Media
4 12 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 12 (13.04%) Psychology
5 9 (9.78%) New Media
5 9 (9.78%) Web 2.0
6 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.43%) Open Source
8 3 (3.26%) RIA
9 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.17%) Physics
9 2 (2.17%) Cryptography
9 2 (2.17%) iPhone
9 2 (2.17%) SWIFT
9 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.09%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (1.09%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (8.70%) UNIX
3 4 (4.35%) Linux
3 4 (4.35%) Android
3 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (34.78%) Information Architecture
2 18 (19.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 18 (19.57%) UX Design
3 17 (18.48%) Usability Engineering
3 17 (18.48%) Workflow
4 14 (15.22%) Usability Testing
5 12 (13.04%) Scrum
6 11 (11.96%) Project Management
7 10 (10.87%) Software Engineering
7 10 (10.87%) Validation
7 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (8.70%) MODAF
8 8 (8.70%) Web Analytics
8 8 (8.70%) Analytics
9 7 (7.61%) Requirements Management
9 7 (7.61%) Time Management
9 7 (7.61%) Rapid Prototyping
9 7 (7.61%) SEO
10 6 (6.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.87%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.09%) Fortran
2 1 (1.09%) C
2 1 (1.09%) C#
2 1 (1.09%) C++
2 1 (1.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 33 (35.87%) Security Cleared
1 33 (35.87%) Degree
2 28 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (3.26%) HND
4 2 (2.17%) PMP
4 2 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) PhD
5 1 (1.09%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.09%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.48%) QA
2 4 (4.35%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.48%) VMware
3 13 (14.13%) Citrix
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle
4 2 (2.17%) Adobe
5 1 (1.09%) SolidWorks
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 52 minutes ago
City, London
Human Factors International
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience, bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 9 days ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £1000 per day
Posted: 16 days ago