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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Psychology
Rank 762 879 946
Rank change year-on-year
+117 +67
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 114 76 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.072% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.17% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 84 56 33
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,920
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%

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
36393 45203 45750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.60% 42.57% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29685 35984 36955
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,370 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 9 December 2016 within the UK.

Psychology Salary Histogram in the UK

Psychology
Top 24 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 9 December 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 +113 106 £53,750 - 19
London +83 64 £60,750 +10.45% 10
South East +96 21 £40,000 -8.57% 4
North West -18 13 £37,500 +25.00%
Surrey +37 12 £41,000 +26.15% 2
City of London +29 12 £61,500 - 2
Liverpool - 5 - -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £63,000 - 1
Merseyside - 5 - -
North East - 5 £63,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £63,000 - 1
Crawley - 4 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 4 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £22,500 -
Berkshire +48 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £62,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £62,500 -
Coventry - 2 £22,500 -
Manchester -16 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Southampton - 1 £40,000 -
Telford - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 1 - -

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 80 (43.96%) Degree
2 78 (42.86%) Analytics
3 77 (42.31%) User Experience
4 51 (28.02%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (23.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (17.58%) Mentoring
8 31 (17.03%) HTML
9 30 (16.48%) Wireframes
10 28 (15.38%) Statistics
10 28 (15.38%) Human Factors
11 26 (14.29%) Usability Testing
11 26 (14.29%) CSS
12 24 (13.19%) Computer Science
13 23 (12.64%) Change Management
14 22 (12.09%) MS Office
15 21 (11.54%) Web Analytics
15 21 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 21 (11.54%) Target Operating Model
15 21 (11.54%) Transition Management
16 20 (10.99%) Prototyping
17 19 (10.44%) Big Data
17 19 (10.44%) Marketing
17 19 (10.44%) Web Design
18 18 (9.89%) Business Transformation
18 18 (9.89%) Market Research
19 17 (9.34%) Mathematics
20 16 (8.79%) Finance
20 16 (8.79%) Python
21 15 (8.24%) JavaScript

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 10 (5.49%) SAS
2 3 (1.65%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.10%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.55%) Marvel
4 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (12.09%) MS Office
2 7 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (3.85%) Photoshop
3 6 (3.30%) SPSS
4 5 (2.75%) InDesign
5 4 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.10%) CPLEX
6 2 (1.10%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.10%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.55%) InVision
Business Applications
1 7 (3.85%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.95%) Google Analytics
2 6 (3.30%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (2.20%) SaaS
4 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.55%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.44%) Big Data
2 6 (3.30%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.55%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.55%) Impala
4 1 (0.55%) MySQL
4 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.30%) gulp
2 3 (1.65%) Grunt
2 3 (1.65%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (1.65%) Protractor
2 3 (1.65%) QUnit
3 2 (1.10%) Android Studio
3 2 (1.10%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.10%) Xcode
4 1 (0.55%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 19 (10.44%) Marketing
2 16 (8.79%) Finance
3 12 (6.59%) Retail
4 7 (3.85%) Advertising
5 5 (2.75%) Publishing
6 4 (2.20%) French Language
6 4 (2.20%) Italian Language
6 4 (2.20%) Spanish Language
6 4 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.10%) Electronics
8 1 (0.55%) Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Games
8 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (24.73%) Analyst
2 41 (22.53%) Business Analyst
3 35 (19.23%) User Researcher
4 31 (17.03%) Designer
5 29 (15.93%) Consultant
6 23 (12.64%) UX Designer
7 22 (12.09%) Business Consultant
8 21 (11.54%) Business Change Analyst
8 21 (11.54%) Business Change Business Analyst
8 21 (11.54%) User Experience Researcher
9 13 (7.14%) Developer
10 10 (5.49%) Graduate
11 9 (4.95%) Data Scientist
11 9 (4.95%) UI Designer
12 8 (4.40%) .NET Developer
12 8 (4.40%) Account Manager
12 8 (4.40%) Sales Manager
12 8 (4.40%) Senior User Researcher
13 7 (3.85%) Senior Data Scientist
13 7 (3.85%) Software Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (17.03%) HTML
2 26 (14.29%) CSS
3 11 (6.04%) jQuery
4 9 (4.95%) .NET
5 8 (4.40%) Flash
5 8 (4.40%) Middleware
6 6 (3.30%) Sass
6 6 (3.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (2.75%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.20%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (2.20%) D3.js
9 3 (1.65%) Browserify
9 3 (1.65%) Flot
9 3 (1.65%) Ionic Framework
9 3 (1.65%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (1.65%) Web Services
10 2 (1.10%) Angular 2
10 2 (1.10%) HTML5
10 2 (1.10%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 77 (42.31%) User Experience
2 51 (28.02%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (15.38%) Statistics
4 24 (13.19%) Computer Science
5 17 (9.34%) Mathematics
6 15 (8.24%) Ergonomics
7 10 (5.49%) Algorithms
7 10 (5.49%) Visualisation
8 9 (4.95%) Economics
8 9 (4.95%) Telematics
9 8 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (4.40%) Mobile App
10 6 (3.30%) Biology
10 6 (3.30%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (3.30%) Security Operations Centre
11 5 (2.75%) Animation
12 4 (2.20%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (2.20%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (2.20%) Digital Media
13 2 (1.10%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.85%) Android
2 5 (2.75%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.20%) Windows
4 3 (1.65%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (42.86%) Analytics
2 45 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (23.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (17.58%) Mentoring
5 30 (16.48%) Wireframes
6 28 (15.38%) Human Factors
7 26 (14.29%) Usability Testing
8 23 (12.64%) Change Management
9 21 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 21 (11.54%) Target Operating Model
9 21 (11.54%) Transition Management
9 21 (11.54%) Web Analytics
10 20 (10.99%) Prototyping
11 19 (10.44%) Web Design
12 18 (9.89%) Business Transformation
12 18 (9.89%) Market Research
13 15 (8.24%) Ethnography
13 15 (8.24%) User Stories
14 13 (7.14%) Information Architecture
14 13 (7.14%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.79%) Python
2 15 (8.24%) JavaScript
3 11 (6.04%) R
4 10 (5.49%) SQL
5 8 (4.40%) C#
6 7 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.20%) VB
8 3 (1.65%) Java
9 2 (1.10%) C++
9 2 (1.10%) Clojure
9 2 (1.10%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.10%) Ruby
10 1 (0.55%) PHP
10 1 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 80 (43.96%) Degree
2 9 (4.95%) PhD
3 6 (3.30%) Postgraduate
4 5 (2.75%) HND
5 1 (0.55%) CIMA
5 1 (0.55%) CIPD
5 1 (0.55%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.20%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (4.95%) Adobe
1 9 (4.95%) Google
2 4 (2.20%) PayPal
3 3 (1.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.10%) MEDITECH
4 2 (1.10%) Optimizely
5 1 (0.55%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.55%) Hotjar
5 1 (0.55%) Tableau
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000 - £115,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000 - £115,000
Posted: Yesterday
North Ireland
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000 - £115,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000 - £115,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + Big Bonus + perks
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Applicant Services
Salary: Salary up to £35,000 dependent on experience + 3% flexible benefits + on target bonus of 5% + contributory pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing
Salary: £50,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £83000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £83000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
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Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Applicant Services
Salary: Salary up to £30,000 dependent on experience + 3% flexible benefits + on target bonus of 5% + contributory pension
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