The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Psychology in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Psychology
Rank 820 842 846
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +4
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 71 54 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.047% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.12% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 57 41 29
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £28,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £57,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +53.33%

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
44549 44937 43443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.90% 38.86% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35843 35005 35130
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Psychology within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Psychology Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Psychology
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Psychology within the UK.

Psychology Salary Trend in the UK

Psychology
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Psychology over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Psychology Salary Histogram in the UK

Psychology
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +35 68 £55,000 +4.76% 26
London +10 44 £60,000 +20.00% 12
City of London +22 14 £60,000 -14.28% 1
South East +17 14 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Yorkshire - 7 £55,000 - 4
Brighton - 6 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 6 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 5 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £55,000 -
North West 0 3 £32,500 +12.06% 4
Oxfordshire - 3 £27,000 -
Oxford - 3 £27,000 -
Reading - 2 £55,000 -
Manchester - 2 £32,500 - 4
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £48,000 - 2
Basingstoke - 2 £32,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £32,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
Scotland - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 £48,000 - 4
West Sussex -16 1 £45,000 -21.73%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 £45,000 -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Psychology 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 Psychology.

1 90 (62.07%) User Experience
2 82 (56.55%) Degree
3 63 (43.45%) Computer Science
4 50 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (32.41%) Adobe
6 36 (24.83%) Digital Media
7 35 (24.14%) Axure RP
7 35 (24.14%) Industrial Design
8 33 (22.76%) Mathematics
9 32 (22.07%) Economics
10 31 (21.38%) HTML
11 29 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 28 (19.31%) MS Visio
13 27 (18.62%) Finance
13 27 (18.62%) Business Analysis
14 26 (17.93%) Statistics
15 23 (15.86%) Marketing
15 23 (15.86%) Photoshop
16 22 (15.17%) Adobe Illustrator
16 22 (15.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 21 (14.48%) Analytics
17 21 (14.48%) Data Protection
18 20 (13.79%) CSS
19 19 (13.10%) Usability Testing
20 17 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
20 17 (11.72%) Project Management
21 16 (11.03%) JavaScript
21 16 (11.03%) SAS
21 16 (11.03%) Human Factors
21 16 (11.03%) Analytical Skills

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Psychology 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 Psychology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (11.03%) SAS
2 4 (2.76%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.38%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 29 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 28 (19.31%) MS Visio
3 23 (15.86%) Photoshop
4 22 (15.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (8.28%) MS Office
5 12 (8.28%) SPSS
6 8 (5.52%) MS Excel
6 8 (5.52%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (2.76%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.97%) Google Analytics
2 8 (5.52%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (2.07%) GitHub
3 3 (2.07%) Trello
4 2 (1.38%) Yammer
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.52%) SQL Server
1 8 (5.52%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (4.83%) Big Data
3 6 (4.14%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.14%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.07%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.38%) OLAP
6 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.69%) MySQL
7 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.69%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 35 (24.14%) Axure RP
2 22 (15.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.69%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.69%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (0.69%) gulp
3 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.69%) Selenium
3 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (18.62%) Finance
2 23 (15.86%) Marketing
3 11 (7.59%) Retail
4 4 (2.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.07%) Advertising
6 2 (1.38%) Publishing
6 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.38%) Electronics
7 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.69%) Automotive
7 1 (0.69%) Games
7 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (25.52%) Designer
2 34 (23.45%) UX Designer
3 21 (14.48%) Senior Designer
4 20 (13.79%) Senior UX Designer
5 19 (13.10%) Analyst
6 16 (11.03%) Consultant
7 12 (8.28%) Senior Consultant
7 12 (8.28%) User Experience Consultant
8 10 (6.90%) Senior User Experience Consultant
9 9 (6.21%) Data Analyst
10 8 (5.52%) Lead Designer
10 8 (5.52%) Business Analyst
10 8 (5.52%) Graduate
11 6 (4.14%) Junior
11 6 (4.14%) Developer
12 4 (2.76%) User Experience Researcher
12 4 (2.76%) Data Scientist
13 3 (2.07%) Content Manager
13 3 (2.07%) User Experience Architect
13 3 (2.07%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.38%) HTML
2 20 (13.79%) CSS
3 8 (5.52%) .NET
3 8 (5.52%) Flash
4 5 (3.45%) HTML5
5 4 (2.76%) CSS3
5 4 (2.76%) jQuery
5 4 (2.76%) D3.js
5 4 (2.76%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (2.07%) Ajax
7 2 (1.38%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (1.38%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.69%) WebGL
8 1 (0.69%) WPF
8 1 (0.69%) Qt
8 1 (0.69%) CGI
8 1 (0.69%) Web Services
8 1 (0.69%) DOM
8 1 (0.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 90 (62.07%) User Experience
2 63 (43.45%) Computer Science
3 36 (24.83%) Digital Media
4 33 (22.76%) Mathematics
5 32 (22.07%) Economics
6 26 (17.93%) Statistics
7 16 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (11.03%) Human Factors
8 12 (8.28%) Physics
9 9 (6.21%) Chemistry
10 7 (4.83%) Visualisation
11 6 (4.14%) Social Media
11 6 (4.14%) Management Information System
12 5 (3.45%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (3.45%) Graphic Design
12 5 (3.45%) GIS
13 4 (2.76%) Informatics
13 4 (2.76%) Applied Mathematics
13 4 (2.76%) Neural Network
13 4 (2.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (24.14%) Industrial Design
3 27 (18.62%) Business Analysis
4 21 (14.48%) Data Protection
4 21 (14.48%) Analytics
5 19 (13.10%) Usability Testing
6 17 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (11.72%) Project Management
7 14 (9.66%) Information Architecture
8 12 (8.28%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (8.28%) UML
8 12 (8.28%) Requirements Management
9 10 (6.90%) Software Engineering
9 10 (6.90%) Use Case
9 10 (6.90%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.21%) Coaching
11 8 (5.52%) Statistical Analysis
11 8 (5.52%) Operations Research
12 7 (4.83%) E-Commerce
12 7 (4.83%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.03%) JavaScript
2 14 (9.66%) Python
3 13 (8.97%) SQL
3 13 (8.97%) C++
4 12 (8.28%) Java
5 10 (6.90%) C#
6 8 (5.52%) R
7 7 (4.83%) Ruby
8 4 (2.76%) Clojure
8 4 (2.76%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.07%) Scala
10 2 (1.38%) Lingo
10 2 (1.38%) VBA
11 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.69%) PHP
11 1 (0.69%) Go
Qualifications
1 82 (56.55%) Degree
2 13 (8.97%) Security Cleared
3 12 (8.28%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.76%) PhD
5 3 (2.07%) APMG
6 1 (0.69%) MBA
6 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) WCAG
2 2 (1.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 47 (32.41%) Adobe
2 15 (10.34%) Google
3 12 (8.28%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.59%) SAP
5 8 (5.52%) Oracle
5 8 (5.52%) PayPal
6 2 (1.38%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.69%) Wall Street Systems
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