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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Psychology
Rank 824 832 828
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 51 46 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.043% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 36
Average salary £41,250 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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
40102 42387 40924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.69% 39.72% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 32003 32882 33455
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
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%

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 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Psychology Salary Histogram in the UK

Psychology
Top 18 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 4 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
(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 +8 49 £40,000 -33.33% 25
London +24 31 £55,000 -15.38% 14
City of London +1 14 £41,250 -31.25% 3
North West - 12 £35,000 - 4
Cheshire - 11 £35,000 - 1
Knutsford - 9 £35,000 -
East of England +2 5 £60,000 +50.00%
Hertfordshire -7 3 £60,000 +50.00%
Norfolk - 2 - -
Macclesfield - 2 £35,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Scotland +6 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -10 1 - - 4
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Manchester - 1 £29,500 - 2
Norwich - 1 - -
York - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 59 (59.00%) Degree
2 51 (51.00%) User Experience
3 28 (28.00%) Marketing
4 27 (27.00%) Mathematics
5 25 (25.00%) Statistics
6 24 (24.00%) Finance
7 23 (23.00%) E-Commerce
7 23 (23.00%) Economics
7 23 (23.00%) Retail
8 22 (22.00%) Analytics
9 20 (20.00%) R
9 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
9 20 (20.00%) SPSS
9 20 (20.00%) SQL
10 19 (19.00%) SAS
10 19 (19.00%) Statistical Analysis
11 17 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (17.00%) Business Analysis
12 16 (16.00%) B2C
12 16 (16.00%) SEO
12 16 (16.00%) Project Management
12 16 (16.00%) Digital Media
13 15 (15.00%) Big Data
13 15 (15.00%) HTML
14 14 (14.00%) B2B
14 14 (14.00%) MATLAB
14 14 (14.00%) Axure RP
15 13 (13.00%) Hadoop
15 13 (13.00%) Predictive Modelling

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 19 (19.00%) SAS
2 12 (12.00%) Apache Pig
3 9 (9.00%) WordPress
4 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (20.00%) SPSS
2 12 (12.00%) CPLEX
3 7 (7.00%) MS Office
4 5 (5.00%) Photoshop
5 4 (4.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (3.00%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.00%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) SaaS
1 2 (2.00%) Yammer
2 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) 4G
1 1 (1.00%) 3G
1 1 (1.00%) VoIP
1 1 (1.00%) POP3
1 1 (1.00%) SMTP
1 1 (1.00%) FTP
1 1 (1.00%) HTTP
1 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.00%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.00%) Big Data
2 13 (13.00%) Hadoop
2 13 (13.00%) Data Mining
3 12 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 14 (14.00%) Axure RP
2 4 (4.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 28 (28.00%) Marketing
2 24 (24.00%) Finance
3 23 (23.00%) Retail
4 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.00%) Advertising
6 2 (2.00%) Games
6 2 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (19.00%) User Experience Researcher
1 19 (19.00%) Data Scientist
2 15 (15.00%) Designer
3 14 (14.00%) Marketing Manager
4 11 (11.00%) UX Designer
5 9 (9.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 9 (9.00%) Analyst
6 6 (6.00%) Statistician
6 6 (6.00%) Senior Designer
6 6 (6.00%) Senior UX Designer
7 5 (5.00%) User Experience Architect
7 5 (5.00%) Content Manager
7 5 (5.00%) Architect
8 4 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) Research Manager
8 4 (4.00%) Agile Coach
9 3 (3.00%) Interaction Designer
10 2 (2.00%) Developer
11 1 (1.00%) Insight Analyst
11 1 (1.00%) Senior Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.00%) HTML
2 8 (8.00%) CSS
3 4 (4.00%) Flash
4 1 (1.00%) REST
4 1 (1.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (51.00%) User Experience
2 27 (27.00%) Mathematics
3 25 (25.00%) Statistics
4 23 (23.00%) Economics
5 17 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (16.00%) Digital Media
7 13 (13.00%) Algorithms
8 12 (12.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 12 (12.00%) Neural Network
8 12 (12.00%) Informatics
8 12 (12.00%) Applied Mathematics
8 12 (12.00%) Physics
8 12 (12.00%) Chemistry
8 12 (12.00%) Computer Science
8 12 (12.00%) Visualisation
9 8 (8.00%) Social Media
10 7 (7.00%) Human Factors
11 4 (4.00%) Life Science
12 3 (3.00%) Ergonomics
13 2 (2.00%) Interactive TV
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.00%) E-Commerce
2 22 (22.00%) Analytics
3 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 19 (19.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 17 (17.00%) Business Analysis
6 16 (16.00%) B2C
6 16 (16.00%) SEO
6 16 (16.00%) Project Management
7 14 (14.00%) B2B
8 13 (13.00%) Predictive Modelling
8 13 (13.00%) Linear Regression
8 13 (13.00%) Data Analysis
9 12 (12.00%) Data Modelling
9 12 (12.00%) Econometrics
9 12 (12.00%) Bioinformatics
9 12 (12.00%) Logistic Regression
9 12 (12.00%) Cluster Analysis
9 12 (12.00%) Biostatistics
9 12 (12.00%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.00%) R
1 20 (20.00%) SQL
2 14 (14.00%) MATLAB
3 13 (13.00%) Java
4 12 (12.00%) C++
4 12 (12.00%) Python
4 12 (12.00%) Ruby
4 12 (12.00%) Clojure
5 1 (1.00%) Lingo
5 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.00%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 59 (59.00%) Degree
2 13 (13.00%) PhD
3 5 (5.00%) VCP4
4 4 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.00%) Adobe
2 7 (7.00%) Google
3 3 (3.00%) Facebook
4 1 (1.00%) Tableau
4 1 (1.00%) Twitter
4 1 (1.00%) Minitab
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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London
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus package and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: Negotiable Base Salary + Significant Equity
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Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
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London
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London
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Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year + bonus & benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per month
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago