The table below looks at the statistics for Qualitative Research skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Qualitative Research over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qualitative Research
Rank 863 940 964
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +24
Permanent jobs citing Qualitative Research 13 45 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.042% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.048% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 4
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £26,580
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +50.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £45,000 £29,148
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £27,160
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +65.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79346 93895 96993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.09% 87.52% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65361 77586 79710
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,028
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Qualitative Research
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Qualitative Research as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Qualitative Research Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Qualitative Research
Salary Trend

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

Qualitative Research Salary Trend in the UK

Qualitative Research
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Qualitative Research over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 within the UK.

Qualitative Research Salary Histogram in the UK

Qualitative Research
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Qualitative Research within the UK over the 3 months to 7 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 +63 13 £50,000 +25.00%
London +44 10 £68,750 +71.87%
City of London - 4 £87,500 -
South East +68 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Crawley - 3 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £40,000 -

Qualitative Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Qualitative Research 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 Qualitative Research.

1 14 (51.85%) User Experience
2 13 (48.15%) Degree
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) Marketing
4 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 8 (29.63%) Psychology
6 7 (25.93%) Remote Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (25.93%) Usability Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Analytics
7 6 (22.22%) Business Development
7 6 (22.22%) B2B
7 6 (22.22%) B2C
7 6 (22.22%) Business Forecasting
8 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
8 4 (14.81%) Ethnography
8 4 (14.81%) Sociology
8 4 (14.81%) Actionable Recommendations
8 4 (14.81%) Benchmarking
8 4 (14.81%) Data Mining
8 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) Statistics
8 4 (14.81%) Ergonomics
8 4 (14.81%) Human Factors
8 4 (14.81%) French Language
8 4 (14.81%) Italian Language
8 4 (14.81%) Spanish Language
9 3 (11.11%) Web Analytics
9 3 (11.11%) Prototyping
9 3 (11.11%) Mentoring

Qualitative Research
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:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Data Mining
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) JUnit
1 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 10 (37.04%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) French Language
2 4 (14.81%) Italian Language
2 4 (14.81%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) User Researcher
2 6 (22.22%) Business Development Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Business Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Development Manager
2 6 (22.22%) User Experience Researcher
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Business Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Business Strategy Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Principal Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Research Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Strategy Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Designer
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) UX Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Tableau Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) Spring
1 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) User Experience
2 8 (29.63%) Psychology
3 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.81%) Ergonomics
4 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
4 4 (14.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Android
1 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 7 (25.93%) Remote Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Usability Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Analytics
4 6 (22.22%) B2B
4 6 (22.22%) B2C
4 6 (22.22%) Business Development
4 6 (22.22%) Business Forecasting
5 4 (14.81%) Benchmarking
5 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Ethnography
5 4 (14.81%) Human Factors
5 4 (14.81%) Sociology
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) Prototyping
6 3 (11.11%) Web Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (7.41%) ETL
7 2 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Alteryx
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.41%) Tableau
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe
2 1 (3.70%) Apple