The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Psychology in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Psychology
Rank 842 882 953
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +71
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 73 86 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.078% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.19% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 66 65 34
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £42,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £45,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-33.70% -21.30%

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
40575 45671 47723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.37% 41.57% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33105 36261 37768
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Psychology as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 2016 within the UK.

Psychology Salary Histogram in the UK

Psychology
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +35 63 £61,500 +11.81% 11
London +27 45 £61,500 +2.50% 10
City of London +59 13 £61,500 +2.50% 2
Scotland +15 11 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Glasgow - 10 £30,000 - 1
South East +28 6 £50,000 +21.95% 1
East of England - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 4 - -
Cambridge - 4 - -
West Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +20 2 £55,000 -
Sheffield +15 2 £55,000 -
North West +10 2 £31,285 -16.57%
South Yorkshire +7 2 £55,000 -
Edinburgh +5 2 £25,750 -26.42%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £55,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £55,000 -
Surrey +26 1 £40,000 -10.11% 1
South West +16 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Hampshire - 1 £34,000 -
Bristol - 1 £65,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £24,000 -
Coventry - 1 £36,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £36,070 -
Manchester - 1 £26,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £36,070 -
Portsmouth - 1 £34,000 -
Woking - 1 £40,000 - 1
Warwick - 1 £35,000 -

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Psychology 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 Psychology.

1 77 (35.48%) Analytics
2 73 (33.64%) User Experience
3 63 (29.03%) Degree
4 57 (26.27%) Mentoring
5 52 (23.96%) Computer Science
6 48 (22.12%) NHS
6 48 (22.12%) ITIL
6 48 (22.12%) Neuroscience
7 46 (21.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 44 (20.28%) HTML
9 41 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
10 40 (18.43%) Adobe
11 39 (17.97%) JavaScript
12 35 (16.13%) Flash
13 28 (12.90%) Project Management
14 27 (12.44%) CSS
14 27 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (12.44%) Prototyping
15 26 (11.98%) Ethnography
16 25 (11.52%) Finance
17 23 (10.60%) Visualisation
18 22 (10.14%) Adobe Analytics
18 22 (10.14%) Google Analytics
18 22 (10.14%) Data Protection
18 22 (10.14%) Business Transformation
18 22 (10.14%) Photoshop
18 22 (10.14%) MS Office
18 22 (10.14%) Python
18 22 (10.14%) Adobe Illustrator
18 22 (10.14%) Google

Psychology
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.30%) SAS
2 4 (1.84%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.46%) Marvel
Applications
1 22 (10.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 22 (10.14%) MS Office
1 22 (10.14%) Photoshop
2 19 (8.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (8.29%) InDesign
4 17 (7.83%) SPSS
5 5 (2.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (1.84%) MS Excel
6 4 (1.84%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.46%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.46%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.46%) InVision
7 1 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.14%) Adobe Analytics
1 22 (10.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.15%) Big Data
1 9 (4.15%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.92%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.92%) MySQL
3 2 (0.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.46%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.46%) Impala
Development Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Axure RP
2 5 (2.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 25 (11.52%) Finance
2 20 (9.22%) Retail
3 15 (6.91%) Marketing
4 12 (5.53%) Local Government
5 10 (4.61%) Multimedia
6 9 (4.15%) Advertising
7 5 (2.30%) French Language
7 5 (2.30%) Italian Language
7 5 (2.30%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.84%) Games
8 4 (1.84%) German Language
8 4 (1.84%) Publishing
9 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.92%) Banking
11 1 (0.46%) Law
11 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 69 (31.80%) Analyst
2 42 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 38 (17.51%) Designer
4 31 (14.29%) Consultant
5 25 (11.52%) User Researcher
6 23 (10.60%) User Experience Researcher
7 21 (9.68%) Business Consultant
8 20 (9.22%) Business Change Analyst
8 20 (9.22%) Business Change Business Analyst
9 19 (8.76%) Senior User Experience Researcher
10 18 (8.29%) Digital Designer
10 18 (8.29%) Senior User Researcher
11 16 (7.37%) UX Designer
12 15 (6.91%) Service Analyst
13 14 (6.45%) Graduate
13 14 (6.45%) Junior
14 10 (4.61%) Architect
14 10 (4.61%) Junior Analyst
15 9 (4.15%) Graduate Analyst
15 9 (4.15%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (20.28%) HTML
2 35 (16.13%) Flash
3 27 (12.44%) CSS
4 3 (1.38%) Ajax
5 2 (0.92%) HTML5
6 1 (0.46%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.46%) CSS3
6 1 (0.46%) Drools
6 1 (0.46%) React
6 1 (0.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 73 (33.64%) User Experience
2 52 (23.96%) Computer Science
3 48 (22.12%) NHS
4 41 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (10.60%) Visualisation
6 20 (9.22%) Economics
6 20 (9.22%) Statistics
7 18 (8.29%) 3D Graphics
7 18 (8.29%) Animation
7 18 (8.29%) Augmented Reality
7 18 (8.29%) Mathematics
8 14 (6.45%) Digital Media
9 9 (4.15%) Taxonomies
10 8 (3.69%) Physics
11 6 (2.76%) Management Information System
12 5 (2.30%) Ergonomics
13 4 (1.84%) Applied Mathematics
13 4 (1.84%) Biology
14 3 (1.38%) mHealth
14 3 (1.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.15%) Windows
2 5 (2.30%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.38%) Android
3 3 (1.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (35.48%) Analytics
2 57 (26.27%) Mentoring
3 48 (22.12%) ITIL
3 48 (22.12%) Neuroscience
4 46 (21.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (12.90%) Project Management
6 27 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (12.44%) Prototyping
7 26 (11.98%) Ethnography
8 22 (10.14%) Business Transformation
8 22 (10.14%) Data Protection
9 20 (9.22%) Change Management
9 20 (9.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 20 (9.22%) Target Operating Model
9 20 (9.22%) Transition Management
10 19 (8.76%) Coaching
11 18 (8.29%) 3D Visualisation
11 18 (8.29%) Software Engineering
12 16 (7.37%) Human Factors
13 15 (6.91%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (17.97%) JavaScript
2 22 (10.14%) Python
3 7 (3.23%) C
3 7 (3.23%) SQL
4 4 (1.84%) VB
5 2 (0.92%) Scala
6 1 (0.46%) Java
6 1 (0.46%) PHP
6 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 63 (29.03%) Degree
2 10 (4.61%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.76%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.84%) PhD
4 4 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.92%) ECDL
5 2 (0.92%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.46%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.53%) SLA
2 3 (1.38%) WCAG
3 2 (0.92%) QA
4 1 (0.46%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 12 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.76%) vSphere
3 3 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.38%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 40 (18.43%) Adobe
2 22 (10.14%) Google
3 17 (7.83%) PayPal
4 12 (5.53%) VMware
5 6 (2.76%) EMC
6 4 (1.84%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.84%) Oracle
7 3 (1.38%) Cisco
8 1 (0.46%) Cloudera
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