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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Qualitative Research
UK
Rank 835 908 929
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +21
Permanent jobs citing Qualitative Research 10 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.019% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.013% 0.022% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 5
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £25,864
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 - £28,580

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
74108 87810 88690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.15% 87.70% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61013 73052 73139
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +66 10 £50,000 +25.00%
London +50 9 £52,500 +31.25%
City of London - 3 £87,500 -
South East - 1 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Crawley - 1 £40,000 -

Qualitative Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 (53.85%) User Experience
2 12 (46.15%) Degree
3 11 (42.31%) Marketing
4 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) Psychology
6 7 (26.92%) Remote Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Business Forecasting
6 7 (26.92%) Business Development
6 7 (26.92%) Usability Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Analytics
6 7 (26.92%) B2B
6 7 (26.92%) B2C
7 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
8 4 (15.38%) Ergonomics
8 4 (15.38%) Human Factors
8 4 (15.38%) French Language
8 4 (15.38%) Italian Language
8 4 (15.38%) Spanish Language
8 4 (15.38%) Benchmarking
8 4 (15.38%) Data Mining
8 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Statistics
8 4 (15.38%) Ethnography
8 4 (15.38%) Sociology
8 4 (15.38%) Prototyping
8 4 (15.38%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (11.54%) Wireframes
9 3 (11.54%) Web Analytics

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) JUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 11 (42.31%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) French Language
2 4 (15.38%) Italian Language
2 4 (15.38%) Spanish Language
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) User Researcher
2 7 (26.92%) Business Development Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Business Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Development Manager
3 5 (19.23%) User Experience Researcher
4 4 (15.38%) Business Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Business Strategy Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Designer
4 4 (15.38%) Principal Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Research Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Strategy Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) UX Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) UI Designer
5 2 (7.69%) UI/UX Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) User Experience
2 8 (30.77%) Psychology
3 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (15.38%) Ergonomics
4 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 4 (15.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Android
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
2 7 (26.92%) Analytics
2 7 (26.92%) B2B
2 7 (26.92%) B2C
2 7 (26.92%) Business Development
2 7 (26.92%) Business Forecasting
2 7 (26.92%) Remote Testing
2 7 (26.92%) Usability Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Benchmarking
3 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) Ethnography
3 4 (15.38%) Human Factors
3 4 (15.38%) Prototyping
3 4 (15.38%) Sociology
4 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.54%) Web Analytics
4 3 (11.54%) Wireframes
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Apple