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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Human Factors
Rank 898 935 942
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +7
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 25 29 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.027% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.031% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 46
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,180 £28,636
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +56.71%

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
87668 92318 100837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.37% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 73071 74999 82059
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Human Factors within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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 +8 20 £47,500 -20.83% 4
South East +10 14 £47,500 -20.83%
Hampshire +21 9 £47,500 +5.55%
Fareham -2 9 £47,500 +5.55%
London +23 5 £37,500 -43.39% 2
Milton Keynes - 3 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -
City of London +44 2 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Crawley - 2 £41,250 -
West Sussex - 2 £41,250 -
Edinburgh - 2 - - 1
Scotland - 2 - - 1
South Wales +7 1 £41,500 +35.77% 1
Wales +5 1 £41,500 +35.77% 1
Cardiff +1 1 £41,500 +35.77%
Newport - 1 £41,500 -
Coventry - 1 £36,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £36,000 -

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 34 (80.95%) Degree
2 23 (54.76%) User Experience
3 20 (47.62%) Psychology
4 15 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (26.19%) Service Design
6 10 (23.81%) DO-254
6 10 (23.81%) ARP4761
6 10 (23.81%) Usability Testing
6 10 (23.81%) Aerospace
6 10 (23.81%) Validation
6 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (21.43%) Finance
7 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 9 (21.43%) Wireframes
8 8 (19.05%) Industrial Design
9 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
9 7 (16.67%) Information Architecture
10 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 6 (14.29%) UX Design
10 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 6 (14.29%) QA
10 6 (14.29%) Windows
11 5 (11.90%) Linux
11 5 (11.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 5 (11.90%) Oracle9i Database
11 5 (11.90%) Oracle
11 5 (11.90%) C
11 5 (11.90%) Perl
11 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
11 5 (11.90%) SQL

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:

Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.76%) Acrobat
2 2 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (4.76%) InDesign
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Axure RP
1 2 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (23.81%) Aerospace
2 9 (21.43%) Finance
3 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 5 (11.90%) Marketing
5 3 (7.14%) Electronics
5 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.76%) Banking
6 2 (4.76%) Games
7 1 (2.38%) Legal
7 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Designer
1 15 (35.71%) UX Designer
2 10 (23.81%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Designer
3 6 (14.29%) Senior UX Designer
4 5 (11.90%) DBA
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (11.90%) SQL DBA
4 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) User Experience Researcher
5 4 (9.52%) User Researcher
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Graphic Designer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Digital User Researcher
8 1 (2.38%) Principal Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 1 (2.38%) Senior User Experience Researcher
8 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (54.76%) User Experience
2 20 (47.62%) Psychology
3 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Ergonomics
4 2 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.76%) Life Science
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.76%) Xbox
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Unix
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
2 11 (26.19%) Service Design
3 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) Usability Testing
3 10 (23.81%) Validation
4 9 (21.43%) Wireframes
5 8 (19.05%) Industrial Design
6 7 (16.67%) Information Architecture
7 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 6 (14.29%) UX Design
8 5 (11.90%) Ethnography
8 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
8 5 (11.90%) Software Deployment
9 4 (9.52%) Change Management
9 4 (9.52%) Process Improvement
9 4 (9.52%) Qualitative Research
9 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 4 (9.52%) Sociology
9 4 (9.52%) Typography
10 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) C
1 5 (11.90%) Perl
1 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) C++
2 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (80.95%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) ARP4761
1 10 (23.81%) DO-254
2 6 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Adobe
3 3 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Twitter
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