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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Human Factors
Rank 856 859 814
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -45
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 39 47 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.041% 0.082%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.093% 0.10% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 37 36 63
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,134 £30,818 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £58,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.50% +5.26%

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
41732 45732 42175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.08% 39.89% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33105 35890 34203
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 31 March 2015 within the UK.

Human Factors Salary Histogram in the UK

Human Factors
Top 16 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 31 March 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 -17 36 £60,000 +14.28% 7
South East +26 25 £60,000 +81.81% 1
Berkshire +24 24 £60,000 +14.28%
London +7 7 £70,000 +19.14%
Reading -9 5 £60,000 +14.28%
Bracknell - 4 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire +7 3 £33,180 -37.10% 1
East Midlands +6 3 £33,180 -37.10% 1
Nottingham -7 3 £33,180 -37.10% 1
Cardiff - 3 £30,565 -
South Wales - 3 £30,565 - 1
Wales - 3 £30,565 - 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £27,000 -
Hull - 1 £27,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £27,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £53,500 - 1

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 59 (80.82%) User Experience
2 41 (56.16%) Degree
3 27 (36.99%) jQuery
3 27 (36.99%) HTML
3 27 (36.99%) CSS
4 26 (35.62%) Information Architecture
5 25 (34.25%) Ergonomics
5 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
6 23 (31.51%) Photoshop
6 23 (31.51%) Usability Testing
6 23 (31.51%) HTML5
6 23 (31.51%) Product Management
7 18 (24.66%) Scrum
8 17 (23.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (21.92%) RIA
9 16 (21.92%) LESS
9 16 (21.92%) Web Development
10 9 (12.33%) Time Management
10 9 (12.33%) UX Design
11 8 (10.96%) MS Visio
11 8 (10.96%) Axure RP
12 7 (9.59%) CSS3
12 7 (9.59%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (9.59%) Validation
12 7 (9.59%) Adobe Illustrator
13 6 (8.22%) Workflow
13 6 (8.22%) Adobe
13 6 (8.22%) QA
13 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (1.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 23 (31.51%) Photoshop
2 8 (10.96%) MS Visio
3 7 (9.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (5.48%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (4.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (4.11%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
6 1 (1.37%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) DECT
1 1 (1.37%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Axure RP
2 4 (5.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (4.11%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.37%) JIRA
4 1 (1.37%) Selenium
4 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.37%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.37%) Grunt
4 1 (1.37%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.37%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.37%) Bower
4 1 (1.37%) JUnit
General
1 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
1 5 (6.85%) Marketing
2 3 (4.11%) Back Office
2 3 (4.11%) Banking
2 3 (4.11%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Automotive
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 42 (57.53%) Designer
2 29 (39.73%) UX Designer
3 16 (21.92%) UI Designer
4 9 (12.33%) Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) User Experience Manager
5 8 (10.96%) Senior Designer
6 6 (8.22%) Web Designer
7 5 (6.85%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Lead Designer
7 5 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Interaction Designer
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Interaction Designer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior UX Designer
9 3 (4.11%) User Experience Researcher
9 3 (4.11%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.11%) Programmer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Interface Designer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.99%) jQuery
1 27 (36.99%) HTML
1 27 (36.99%) CSS
2 23 (31.51%) HTML5
3 17 (23.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (21.92%) LESS
5 7 (9.59%) CSS3
6 4 (5.48%) Sass
6 4 (5.48%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.37%) OOCSS
7 1 (1.37%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (80.82%) User Experience
2 25 (34.25%) Ergonomics
3 16 (21.92%) RIA
4 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.85%) Social Media
6 4 (5.48%) iPhone
7 3 (4.11%) Graphic Design
7 3 (4.11%) Psychology
7 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.74%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.37%) Web 2.0
9 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.37%) Handset
9 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.37%) Wiki
9 1 (1.37%) Blog
9 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.37%) New Media
9 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) UNIX
1 2 (2.74%) Windows
1 2 (2.74%) Android
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Information Architecture
2 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.51%) Usability Testing
3 23 (31.51%) Product Management
4 18 (24.66%) Scrum
5 16 (21.92%) Web Development
6 9 (12.33%) Time Management
6 9 (12.33%) UX Design
7 7 (9.59%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (9.59%) Validation
8 6 (8.22%) Workflow
9 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.85%) Usability Engineering
10 3 (4.11%) Requirements Management
10 3 (4.11%) Industrial Design
10 3 (4.11%) Rapid Prototyping
10 3 (4.11%) Customer Intelligence
10 3 (4.11%) Project Management
11 2 (2.74%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.74%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.11%) C
3 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (56.16%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) HNC
4 1 (1.37%) HND
4 1 (1.37%) PhD
4 1 (1.37%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.37%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) Adobe
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.37%) NEC
3 1 (1.37%) Google
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