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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Testing
Rank 668 723 705
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -18
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 225 185 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 187 157 138
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +19.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%

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
93272 94978 86805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.77% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76819 75777 71033
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Usability Testing
Salary Trend

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

Usability Testing Salary Trend in the UK

Usability Testing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Usability Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Usability Testing Salary Histogram in the UK

Usability Testing
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +52 219 £49,000 +4.25% 35
London +42 127 £52,500 -4.54% 16
South East +22 37 £42,000 +5.00% 3
City of London +43 30 £50,000 +6.38% 6
Yorkshire +16 19 £46,000 +8.23% 3
North West +18 16 £33,750 -25.00% 7
Hampshire +16 13 £21,000 -45.80%
West Sussex - 13 £42,000 - 1
Crawley - 13 £42,000 - 1
Southampton - 11 £21,000 -
North Yorkshire -2 10 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Harrogate -5 10 £47,500 +11.76%
Cheshire +12 8 £49,000 +8.88%
Berkshire +15 7 £77,500 +93.75% 1
South West -23 7 £41,000 +2.50% 1
West Midlands - 7 £37,500 - 1
Scotland -5 6 £34,500 -1.42% 1
Warwickshire - 6 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire +9 5 £32,500 - 1
Sheffield - 5 £32,500 - 1
Merseyside - 5 £28,000 - 4
Warrington +9 4 £49,000 +8.88%
Surrey +7 4 £56,000 -
West Yorkshire +3 4 £38,000 +18.75% 1
East of England -6 4 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Gloucestershire -13 4 £41,750 -24.77%
Staines - 4 £56,000 -
Slough - 4 £78,750 - 1
Glasgow -4 3 £33,000 -5.71%
Bristol -21 3 £24,000 -40.00%

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Usability Testing 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 Testing.

1 270 (72.00%) User Experience
2 216 (57.60%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (31.47%) HTML
4 111 (29.60%) CSS
5 82 (21.87%) E-Commerce
6 81 (21.60%) JavaScript
7 78 (20.80%) Axure RP
8 75 (20.00%) Information Architecture
9 70 (18.67%) Photoshop
10 67 (17.87%) Marketing
11 65 (17.33%) Degree
12 60 (16.00%) QA
13 57 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
13 57 (15.20%) Analytics
13 57 (15.20%) Web Design
14 56 (14.93%) Scrum
15 50 (13.33%) Mobile App
16 49 (13.07%) Integration Testing
17 47 (12.53%) Microsoft
18 44 (11.73%) jQuery
18 44 (11.73%) Software Engineering
19 43 (11.47%) User Stories
20 40 (10.67%) Product Management
21 38 (10.13%) Coaching
21 38 (10.13%) Test Scripting
21 38 (10.13%) Finance
22 37 (9.87%) Adobe Illustrator
22 37 (9.87%) Line Management
22 37 (9.87%) Team Foundation Server
23 36 (9.60%) .NET

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 10 (2.67%) WordPress
2 7 (1.87%) CMS
3 5 (1.33%) Sitefinity
4 3 (0.80%) JBoss
5 2 (0.53%) Apache
5 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.53%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.53%) Lync
5 2 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 70 (18.67%) Photoshop
2 37 (9.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 34 (9.07%) OmniGraffle
4 14 (3.73%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.93%) MS Excel
5 11 (2.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (2.40%) Fireworks
7 6 (1.60%) MS Office
8 2 (0.53%) MS Project
8 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 11 (2.93%) JDE OneWorld
2 10 (2.67%) Magento
3 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.13%) Google Analytics
2 14 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (3.73%) SaaS
3 4 (1.07%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.80%) GitHub
4 3 (0.80%) Trello
5 2 (0.53%) Veeva
5 2 (0.53%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.13%) Internet
2 7 (1.87%) HTTP
3 2 (0.53%) DNS
3 2 (0.53%) H.323
3 2 (0.53%) LDAP
3 2 (0.53%) ISDN
3 2 (0.53%) LAN
3 2 (0.53%) PBX
3 2 (0.53%) VoIP
3 2 (0.53%) WAN
3 2 (0.53%) DHCP
3 2 (0.53%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.27%) Wireless
4 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (0.53%) MySQL
2 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.27%) SQLite
3 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 78 (20.80%) Axure RP
2 37 (9.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (9.33%) Selenium
4 30 (8.00%) Visual Studio
5 27 (7.20%) HP UFT
6 26 (6.93%) SoapUI
7 18 (4.80%) Subversion
8 17 (4.53%) Git (software)
9 13 (3.47%) Grunt
10 11 (2.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 8 (2.13%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.80%) JIRA
13 2 (0.53%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.53%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
13 2 (0.53%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.53%) gulp
14 1 (0.27%) Calabash
14 1 (0.27%) LoadUI
14 1 (0.27%) Mechanoid
General
1 67 (17.87%) Marketing
2 38 (10.13%) Finance
3 23 (6.13%) Retail
4 7 (1.87%) Advertising
5 6 (1.60%) Banking
6 5 (1.33%) Games
7 4 (1.07%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.53%) Billing
9 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 144 (38.40%) Designer
2 107 (28.53%) UX Designer
3 58 (15.47%) Senior Designer
4 46 (12.27%) Developer
5 39 (10.40%) Senior UX Designer
6 27 (7.20%) Front-End Developer
6 27 (7.20%) QA Engineer
7 26 (6.93%) Analyst
8 24 (6.40%) Senior QA Engineer
9 22 (5.87%) UI Designer
10 20 (5.33%) UI/UX Designer
11 18 (4.80%) Tester
12 17 (4.53%) Architect
13 16 (4.27%) Consultant
14 15 (4.00%) Senior Developer
14 15 (4.00%) User Experience Researcher
15 14 (3.73%) User Experience Architect
15 14 (3.73%) Business Analyst
16 13 (3.47%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 11 (2.93%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (31.47%) HTML
2 111 (29.60%) CSS
3 44 (11.73%) jQuery
4 36 (9.60%) .NET
5 35 (9.33%) HTML5
6 28 (7.47%) Gherkin
6 28 (7.47%) Web Services
7 26 (6.93%) SOAP
8 25 (6.67%) CSS3
9 23 (6.13%) Sass
10 12 (3.20%) Backbone.js
10 12 (3.20%) XML
11 11 (2.93%) AngularJS
12 7 (1.87%) LESS
12 7 (1.87%) Ajax
13 6 (1.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (1.33%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (0.80%) JSF
15 3 (0.80%) PrimeFaces
15 3 (0.80%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 270 (72.00%) User Experience
2 57 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (13.33%) Mobile App
4 19 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (4.80%) Psychology
6 15 (4.00%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.73%) Social Media
8 12 (3.20%) Graphic Design
9 6 (1.60%) Social Network
9 6 (1.60%) Human Factors
10 4 (1.07%) iPhone
10 4 (1.07%) PMI
10 4 (1.07%) W3C
11 2 (0.53%) Ergonomics
11 2 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.53%) FMCG
11 2 (0.53%) New Media
12 1 (0.27%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.27%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.27%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.80%) Android
2 29 (7.73%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.13%) Windows
4 5 (1.33%) Linux
5 4 (1.07%) UNIX
6 3 (0.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (57.60%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (21.87%) E-Commerce
3 75 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 57 (15.20%) Analytics
4 57 (15.20%) Web Design
5 56 (14.93%) Scrum
6 49 (13.07%) Integration Testing
7 44 (11.73%) Software Engineering
8 43 (11.47%) User Stories
9 40 (10.67%) Product Management
10 38 (10.13%) Test Scripting
10 38 (10.13%) Coaching
11 37 (9.87%) Line Management
12 34 (9.07%) Manual Testing
12 34 (9.07%) Automated Testing
13 31 (8.27%) Test Strategy
14 30 (8.00%) Performance Testing
15 29 (7.73%) Rapid Prototyping
16 28 (7.47%) Web Development
17 27 (7.20%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (21.60%) JavaScript
2 34 (9.07%) SQL
3 32 (8.53%) C#
4 29 (7.73%) Java
4 29 (7.73%) T-SQL
5 20 (5.33%) Objective-C
6 13 (3.47%) PHP
7 9 (2.40%) Ruby
8 3 (0.80%) Python
8 3 (0.80%) C
9 2 (0.53%) C++
9 2 (0.53%) PHP5
9 2 (0.53%) PHP4
9 2 (0.53%) Perl
10 1 (0.27%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 65 (17.33%) Degree
2 11 (2.93%) ISEB
3 10 (2.67%) ACCA
3 10 (2.67%) CIMA
4 5 (1.33%) MBA
4 5 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.07%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.07%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.80%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (16.00%) QA
2 6 (1.60%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (12.53%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.33%) Adobe
3 22 (5.87%) Google
4 11 (2.93%) ClickTale
5 7 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle
6 3 (0.80%) Apple
7 2 (0.53%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.53%) SAP
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco
7 2 (0.53%) Avaya
7 2 (0.53%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.53%) Twitter
7 2 (0.53%) Zend
7 2 (0.53%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.53%) Tandberg
7 2 (0.53%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.53%) Maxymiser
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £30267 - £35313 per week
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33300 - £38850 per week + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + .
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Avios
Salary: Up to £42,000 dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
D4 Digital
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Training + £5k Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago