The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 773 734 803
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +69
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 139 222 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 86 184 163
Median salary £41,250 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
86109 95786 100064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.02% 87.52% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 72031 78787 79868
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 £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Usability Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 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
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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 -28 138 £42,500 -13.26% 27
London -7 59 £51,250 -2.38% 12
South East +17 31 £36,250 -13.69% 7
Oxfordshire - 19 £27,500 - 1
City of London +47 16 £42,500 -15.00% 5
East of England +36 15 £47,500 +35.71% 1
South West +12 14 £32,500 -20.73% 1
Cambridge +25 11 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Bristol +17 11 £32,500 +35.41%
Cambridgeshire +17 11 £40,000 +14.28% 1
North West +5 8 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Manchester +9 7 £38,750 - 1
Surrey +27 5 £38,750 -30.80% 2
Abingdon - 5 - -
Hertfordshire +23 4 £65,000 +8.33%
Yorkshire +16 4 £32,500 -29.34% 1
Hampshire -1 4 £35,000 +66.66% 1
Portsmouth - 4 £35,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +14 3 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Nottingham +11 3 £60,000 +50.00% 2
East Midlands +9 3 £60,000 +50.00% 2
South Yorkshire +8 3 £32,500 -
Oxford - 3 £35,000 -
St Albans - 3 £65,000 -
North East - 3 £30,000 - 2
Sheffield +11 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Woking - 2 £38,750 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £30,000 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £30,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +14 1 - - 1

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Usability Testing 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 Usability Testing.

1 207 (75.55%) User Experience
2 145 (52.92%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (43.43%) Wireframes
4 93 (33.94%) HTML
5 80 (29.20%) Degree
6 75 (27.37%) Prototyping
7 73 (26.64%) CSS
8 66 (24.09%) Axure RP
9 64 (23.36%) Finance
10 59 (21.53%) Adobe
11 57 (20.80%) Information Architecture
12 56 (20.44%) OmniGraffle
13 53 (19.34%) QA
14 51 (18.61%) Mobile App
15 50 (18.25%) JavaScript
16 49 (17.88%) Marketing
17 47 (17.15%) Analytics
18 39 (14.23%) Photoshop
19 38 (13.87%) E-Commerce
19 38 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
20 36 (13.14%) User Stories
21 35 (12.77%) HTML5
22 34 (12.41%) Computer Science
23 31 (11.31%) Project Management
23 31 (11.31%) Front End Development
24 30 (10.95%) Scrum
25 28 (10.22%) Software Testing
26 27 (9.85%) Web Design
27 26 (9.49%) Windows
28 25 (9.12%) CSS3

Usability Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.65%) CMS
2 7 (2.55%) IIS
3 5 (1.82%) Drupal
3 5 (1.82%) WordPress
4 4 (1.46%) Marvel
5 1 (0.36%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.36%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.36%) SAS
5 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 56 (20.44%) OmniGraffle
2 39 (14.23%) Photoshop
3 21 (7.66%) InVision
3 21 (7.66%) MS Visio
4 20 (7.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 16 (5.84%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (4.01%) Fireworks
7 6 (2.19%) MS Office
8 5 (1.82%) MS Excel
9 4 (1.46%) InDesign
9 4 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (1.09%) MS Project
11 2 (0.73%) Pixate
12 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.36%) CorelDRAW
12 1 (0.36%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 5 (1.82%) WebTrends
2 4 (1.46%) Magento
3 3 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.55%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (0.73%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) GitHub
3 1 (0.36%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.38%) Intranet
2 10 (3.65%) HTTPS
3 5 (1.82%) Skype
4 1 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.92%) Big Data
2 7 (2.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.19%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (1.82%) Mixpanel
5 3 (1.09%) SQLite
6 2 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.73%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.36%) DB2
7 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 66 (24.09%) Axure RP
2 17 (6.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 16 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (4.38%) Subversion
5 10 (3.65%) Selenium
6 8 (2.92%) JIRA
7 7 (2.55%) Git (software)
8 6 (2.19%) JMeter
8 6 (2.19%) LoadRunner
8 6 (2.19%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.82%) HP UFT
10 4 (1.46%) JUnit
10 4 (1.46%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.09%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.09%) Protractor
12 2 (0.73%) eggPlant
12 2 (0.73%) TestNG
13 1 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
13 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 64 (23.36%) Finance
2 49 (17.88%) Marketing
3 21 (7.66%) Retail
4 18 (6.57%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.28%) Banking
6 8 (2.92%) Electronics
7 6 (2.19%) Publishing
8 4 (1.46%) Back Office
8 4 (1.46%) Law
8 4 (1.46%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.09%) Games
10 2 (0.73%) French Language
10 2 (0.73%) German Language
10 2 (0.73%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.73%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.73%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.36%) Automotive
11 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 120 (43.80%) Designer
2 114 (41.61%) UX Designer
3 43 (15.69%) Architect
4 34 (12.41%) Analyst
5 29 (10.58%) UI Designer
5 29 (10.58%) UI/UX Designer
6 27 (9.85%) User Experience Architect
7 21 (7.66%) Developer
7 21 (7.66%) Senior Designer
7 21 (7.66%) Test Analyst
7 21 (7.66%) Tester
8 17 (6.20%) QA Analyst
8 17 (6.20%) Software Analyst
8 17 (6.20%) Software Test Analyst
9 16 (5.84%) Senior UX Designer
10 15 (5.47%) Consultant
11 14 (5.11%) QA Test Analyst
11 14 (5.11%) User Experience Consultant
12 13 (4.74%) Software Tester
13 12 (4.38%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (33.94%) HTML
2 73 (26.64%) CSS
3 35 (12.77%) HTML5
4 25 (9.12%) CSS3
5 22 (8.03%) XML
6 19 (6.93%) jQuery
7 17 (6.20%) .NET
8 16 (5.84%) SOAP
9 15 (5.47%) Web Services
10 10 (3.65%) RESTful
11 8 (2.92%) Node.js
11 8 (2.92%) Sass
12 7 (2.55%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.55%) Hibernate
12 7 (2.55%) JSON
12 7 (2.55%) REST
12 7 (2.55%) Spring
13 6 (2.19%) Ajax
13 6 (2.19%) JRuby
13 6 (2.19%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 207 (75.55%) User Experience
2 51 (18.61%) Mobile App
3 38 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (12.41%) Computer Science
5 17 (6.20%) Psychology
6 13 (4.74%) Smartphone
6 13 (4.74%) Visualisation
7 12 (4.38%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.92%) Digital Media
8 8 (2.92%) Fintech
9 7 (2.55%) Blog
9 7 (2.55%) Ergonomics
9 7 (2.55%) Mathematics
10 6 (2.19%) Biology
10 6 (2.19%) Cybercrime
10 6 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.19%) New Media
11 5 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (1.82%) Statistics
11 5 (1.82%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.49%) Windows
2 17 (6.20%) Android
2 17 (6.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (4.74%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.55%) Windows 10
4 7 (2.55%) Windows 8
5 6 (2.19%) Mac OS X
5 6 (2.19%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.73%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.36%) Unix
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (52.92%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (43.43%) Wireframes
3 75 (27.37%) Prototyping
4 57 (20.80%) Information Architecture
5 47 (17.15%) Analytics
6 38 (13.87%) E-Commerce
7 36 (13.14%) User Stories
8 31 (11.31%) Front End Development
8 31 (11.31%) Project Management
9 30 (10.95%) Scrum
10 28 (10.22%) Software Testing
11 27 (9.85%) Web Design
12 20 (7.30%) Service Design
13 19 (6.93%) Automated Testing
13 19 (6.93%) Mentoring
14 18 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (6.57%) Manual Testing
14 18 (6.57%) Product Management
15 17 (6.20%) Rapid Prototyping
15 17 (6.20%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 50 (18.25%) JavaScript
2 24 (8.76%) C#
3 21 (7.66%) Java
4 19 (6.93%) SQL
5 10 (3.65%) C
5 10 (3.65%) C++
6 6 (2.19%) Groovy
6 6 (2.19%) PHP
6 6 (2.19%) Scala
7 5 (1.82%) OCaml
8 1 (0.36%) Perl
8 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.36%) Python
8 1 (0.36%) Ruby
8 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 80 (29.20%) Degree
2 12 (4.38%) ISEB
3 11 (4.01%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.46%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (19.34%) QA
2 3 (1.09%) WCAG
3 1 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.36%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (21.53%) Adobe
2 21 (7.66%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.01%) Sony
4 10 (3.65%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (3.65%) Sophos
5 8 (2.92%) Google
6 4 (1.46%) Apple
6 4 (1.46%) Cognizant
6 4 (1.46%) Facebook
6 4 (1.46%) HP
7 3 (1.09%) SAP
8 2 (0.73%) iRise
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle
8 2 (0.73%) Virgin Media
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco
9 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester
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Nottingham
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