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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Human Factors
Rank 844 792 813
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +21
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 57 78 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.073% 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 37 60 67
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -

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
36390 35427 38997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.06% 33.04% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28582 28591 32932
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 £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 £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 21 August 2014 within the UK.

Human Factors Salary Histogram in the UK

Human Factors
Top 23 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 August 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 -37 57 £65,000 +30.00% 5
London 0 30 £60,000 +4.34% 2
South East -29 16 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Berkshire -1 9 £65,000 +30.00%
Reading -6 9 £65,000 +30.00%
Oxfordshire - 8 £65,000 -
Oxford - 8 £65,000 -
City of London -10 7 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Hampshire -8 6 £18,000 -66.03% 1
Basingstoke -4 5 - -
South West -27 5 £42,500 -15.00%
North West -18 4 - -
Somerset -18 4 £30,000 -26.82%
Templecombe 0 3 - -
Manchester -6 3 - -
Cheadle - 2 - -
Croydon - 2 £60,000 -
Bristol -17 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Feltham - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £18,000 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Wells - 1 £30,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (36.52%) Security Cleared
2 41 (35.65%) SC Cleared
3 32 (27.83%) Degree
3 32 (27.83%) Information Architecture
3 32 (27.83%) Axure RP
4 31 (26.96%) Microsoft
4 31 (26.96%) OmniGraffle
5 28 (24.35%) Windows
6 27 (23.48%) MS Visio
6 27 (23.48%) Digital Media
7 26 (22.61%) Workflow
7 26 (22.61%) VMware
7 26 (22.61%) Requirements Analysis
7 26 (22.61%) User Experience Design
8 25 (21.74%) CMS
8 25 (21.74%) Usability Engineering
8 25 (21.74%) QA
8 25 (21.74%) Social Media
8 25 (21.74%) LucidChart
9 22 (19.13%) Citrix
10 20 (17.39%) JavaScript
10 20 (17.39%) Finance
11 19 (16.52%) Validation
11 19 (16.52%) Infrastructure Management
12 18 (15.65%) HTML
12 18 (15.65%) Legal
12 18 (15.65%) Open Source
12 18 (15.65%) New Media
13 16 (13.91%) Web 2.0
13 16 (13.91%) Marketing

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 25 (21.74%) CMS
2 9 (7.83%) WordPress
3 8 (6.96%) Joomla!
3 8 (6.96%) Apache
4 3 (2.61%) Drupal
5 1 (0.87%) Node.js
Applications
1 31 (26.96%) OmniGraffle
2 27 (23.48%) MS Visio
3 9 (7.83%) Photoshop
4 5 (4.35%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.87%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.87%) Windchill
5 1 (0.87%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.74%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) Intranet
2 1 (0.87%) Extranet
2 1 (0.87%) TETRA
2 1 (0.87%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.43%) MySQL
2 9 (7.83%) Big Data
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.87%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 32 (27.83%) Axure RP
2 8 (6.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (4.35%) Selenium
3 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.35%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (3.48%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.48%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.48%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (3.48%) NUnit
4 4 (3.48%) JUnit
5 3 (2.61%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.74%) JIRA
7 1 (0.87%) Grunt
7 1 (0.87%) FishEye
7 1 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (17.39%) Finance
2 18 (15.65%) Legal
3 16 (13.91%) Marketing
4 15 (13.04%) Publishing
5 14 (12.17%) Electronics
6 13 (11.30%) Telecoms
7 12 (10.43%) Military
8 6 (5.22%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.74%) Interactive Media
9 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.87%) Automotive
10 1 (0.87%) Retail
10 1 (0.87%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (29.57%) Architect
2 25 (21.74%) Business Analyst
2 25 (21.74%) Analyst
3 23 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 17 (14.78%) Developer
5 14 (12.17%) Agile Business Analyst
6 12 (10.43%) Designer
7 11 (9.57%) User Experience Designer
8 10 (8.70%) Web Analyst
9 7 (6.09%) Senior Web Analyst
9 7 (6.09%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (6.09%) Senior Business Analyst
9 7 (6.09%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Technical Design Authority
11 4 (3.48%) UI Programmer
11 4 (3.48%) Consultant
11 4 (3.48%) UI Developer
12 3 (2.61%) Senior Designer
12 3 (2.61%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.65%) HTML
2 14 (12.17%) CSS
3 9 (7.83%) HTML5
4 8 (6.96%) XML
5 6 (5.22%) CSS3
5 6 (5.22%) Backbone.js
6 5 (4.35%) Web Services
6 5 (4.35%) jQuery
7 4 (3.48%) RESTful
8 1 (0.87%) Flash
8 1 (0.87%) OpenGL
8 1 (0.87%) WinForms
8 1 (0.87%) Ajax
8 1 (0.87%) WPF
8 1 (0.87%) Sass
8 1 (0.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.48%) Digital Media
2 25 (21.74%) Social Media
3 18 (15.65%) New Media
3 18 (15.65%) Open Source
4 16 (13.91%) Web 2.0
5 12 (10.43%) Psychology
6 11 (9.57%) Management Information System
7 8 (6.96%) Ergonomics
8 7 (6.09%) NHS
9 6 (5.22%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.74%) W3C
11 1 (0.87%) Handset
11 1 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.87%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.87%) Physics
11 1 (0.87%) Wiki
11 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.87%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.35%) Windows
2 12 (10.43%) Linux
2 12 (10.43%) UNIX
3 11 (9.57%) Apple iOS
3 11 (9.57%) Android
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.83%) Information Architecture
2 26 (22.61%) User Experience Design
2 26 (22.61%) Requirements Analysis
2 26 (22.61%) Workflow
3 25 (21.74%) Usability Engineering
4 19 (16.52%) Infrastructure Management
4 19 (16.52%) Validation
5 15 (13.04%) Usability Testing
6 13 (11.30%) Project Management
6 13 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (10.43%) MODAF
8 10 (8.70%) Time Management
8 10 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 10 (8.70%) UML
9 9 (7.83%) Analytics
9 9 (7.83%) Rapid Prototyping
10 8 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (6.96%) Android Development
10 8 (6.96%) iOS Development
10 8 (6.96%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 9 (7.83%) PHP
3 3 (2.61%) XAML
4 2 (1.74%) C
5 1 (0.87%) C#
5 1 (0.87%) C++
5 1 (0.87%) Java
5 1 (0.87%) SQL
5 1 (0.87%) Python
5 1 (0.87%) Fortran
5 1 (0.87%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 42 (36.52%) Security Cleared
2 41 (35.65%) SC Cleared
3 32 (27.83%) Degree
4 5 (4.35%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (1.74%) MBA
6 1 (0.87%) HND
6 1 (0.87%) PhD
6 1 (0.87%) PMP
6 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.74%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.87%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (26.96%) Microsoft
2 26 (22.61%) VMware
3 22 (19.13%) Citrix
4 2 (1.74%) Omniture
4 2 (1.74%) Google
4 2 (1.74%) Adobe
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle
5 1 (0.87%) IBM
5 1 (0.87%) Twitter
5 1 (0.87%) TIBCO
Hounslow, Middlesex
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