The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Usability Engineering over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Engineering
Rank 884 903 877
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -26
Permanent jobs citing Usability Engineering 13 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.024% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.014% 0.029% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 6
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -

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
93168 97426 88156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.87% 82.77% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 76231 78605 72151
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Usability Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Usability Engineering within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Usability Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Usability Engineering
Salary Trend

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

Usability Engineering Salary Trend in the UK

Usability Engineering
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Engineering within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +27 13 £45,000 -30.76%
South East +32 12 £43,750 -32.69%
Worthing - 12 £43,750 -
West Sussex - 12 £43,750 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £46,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £46,000 -
Leeds - 1 £46,000 -

Usability Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Usability Engineering 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 Usability Engineering.

1 18 (94.74%) User Experience
2 17 (89.47%) Information Architecture
3 16 (84.21%) E-Commerce
3 16 (84.21%) CSS
4 15 (78.95%) HTML
4 15 (78.95%) Finance
4 15 (78.95%) Axure RP
5 11 (57.89%) Software Delivery
5 11 (57.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (57.89%) Data Security
6 2 (10.53%) Human Factors
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Time Management
6 2 (10.53%) UX Design
6 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 1 (5.26%) Market Research
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Portal
7 1 (5.26%) SaaS
7 1 (5.26%) Social Media
7 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
7 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (5.26%) SDLC
7 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
7 1 (5.26%) Qualitative Research
7 1 (5.26%) Retail
7 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Marketing

Usability Engineering
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Usability Engineering 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 Usability Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
1 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.26%) PowerDesigner
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Designer
2 15 (78.95%) UX Designer
3 6 (31.58%) UI Designer
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience Researcher
4 1 (5.26%) Usability Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) CSS
2 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (94.74%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Human Factors
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Information Architecture
2 16 (84.21%) E-Commerce
3 11 (57.89%) Software Delivery
3 11 (57.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (57.89%) Data Security
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
4 2 (10.53%) UX Design
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Market Research
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Qualitative Research
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Usability Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) SAP
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com