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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Engineering
Rank 872 882 881
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Usability Engineering 8 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.008% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 4
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £83,750 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -22.72%

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
87161 85486 88774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.66% 82.26% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 71806 68211 75331
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Usability Engineering over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 within the UK.

Usability Engineering Salary Histogram in the UK

Usability Engineering
Top 2 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 26 January 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
London +13 8 £57,500 -31.34%
England +2 8 £57,500 +35.29%

Usability Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) User Experience
2 10 (66.67%) Information Architecture
2 10 (66.67%) QA
2 10 (66.67%) UX Design
3 9 (60.00%) Time Management
4 7 (46.67%) Human Factors
4 7 (46.67%) Workflow
4 7 (46.67%) Social Media
5 6 (40.00%) Marketing
6 5 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (33.33%) Validation
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (33.33%) MVC
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
7 4 (26.67%) BDD
7 4 (26.67%) Digital Media
7 4 (26.67%) SpecFlow
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (26.67%) xUnit.net
7 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
7 4 (26.67%) C#
7 4 (26.67%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 4 (26.67%) CSS
7 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) SQL

Usability Engineering
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
1 4 (26.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (20.00%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) LucidChart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) NUnit
1 4 (26.67%) Selenium
1 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (26.67%) SpecFlow
1 4 (26.67%) xUnit.net
2 3 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (20.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (40.00%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) UX Designer
2 4 (26.67%) Designer
3 3 (20.00%) Development Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Junior Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Junior
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Web Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) User Experience
2 7 (46.67%) Human Factors
2 7 (46.67%) Social Media
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) Digital Media
5 2 (13.33%) New Media
5 2 (13.33%) Web 2.0
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) UX Design
2 10 (66.67%) Information Architecture
3 9 (60.00%) Time Management
4 7 (46.67%) Workflow
5 5 (33.33%) Validation
5 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
5 5 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Web Development
6 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (26.67%) Web Accessibility
6 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (26.67%) BDD
7 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
1 4 (26.67%) Java
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft