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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 798 786 775
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 135 173 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 93 139 182
Median salary £40,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -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
86119 96327 99378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.81% 87.21% 85.46%
Number of salaries quoted 71888 78728 80195
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +11 129 £42,500 -15.00% 24
London -5 51 £52,500 -4.54% 11
South West +34 20 £32,500 +35.41% 2
South East +27 20 £35,000 -5.40% 4
East of England +35 17 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Cambridge +23 14 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Cambridgeshire +20 14 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Oxfordshire - 13 - - 1
City of London +55 10 £41,250 -17.50% 5
North West +18 10 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Bristol +28 9 £32,500 +35.41% 1
Manchester +2 8 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +8 7 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Gloucestershire - 6 - -
Gloucester - 6 - -
Abingdon - 6 - -
South Yorkshire +10 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Wales - 4 £30,500 -
Hertfordshire +20 3 £60,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +20 3 £32,500 -32.29% 1
Sheffield +13 3 £35,000 +7.69%
West Wales - 3 £30,500 -
Swansea - 3 £30,500 -
Leeds +31 2 £40,000 -16.66% 1
Nottingham +14 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Nottinghamshire +7 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Berkshire +6 2 £55,000 -30.15%
East Midlands +6 2 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Hampshire -6 2 £34,500 -1.42% 1
West Midlands -9 2 £36,000 -4.00%

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 204 (73.91%) User Experience
2 145 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (46.74%) Wireframes
4 93 (33.70%) HTML
5 76 (27.54%) Degree
6 75 (27.17%) CSS
7 71 (25.72%) Prototyping
8 70 (25.36%) Axure RP
9 62 (22.46%) JavaScript
10 59 (21.38%) Finance
11 58 (21.01%) Marketing
12 55 (19.93%) Information Architecture
13 54 (19.57%) Mobile App
14 53 (19.20%) OmniGraffle
15 51 (18.48%) QA
16 45 (16.30%) Analytics
17 44 (15.94%) User Stories
18 42 (15.22%) Adobe
19 39 (14.13%) E-Commerce
19 39 (14.13%) Photoshop
20 37 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
21 36 (13.04%) HTML5
22 33 (11.96%) Computer Science
23 30 (10.87%) Project Management
24 28 (10.14%) Front End Development
24 28 (10.14%) Windows
25 26 (9.42%) Retail
25 26 (9.42%) Mentoring
25 26 (9.42%) Android
26 25 (9.06%) Scrum

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 11 (3.99%) CMS
2 7 (2.54%) IIS
3 6 (2.17%) Drupal
4 5 (1.81%) WordPress
5 1 (0.36%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.36%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.36%) Marvel
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 53 (19.20%) OmniGraffle
2 39 (14.13%) Photoshop
3 22 (7.97%) MS Visio
4 15 (5.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (5.43%) InVision
5 14 (5.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (3.26%) Fireworks
7 6 (2.17%) MS Excel
8 5 (1.81%) MS Office
8 5 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (1.45%) InDesign
9 4 (1.45%) MS Project
10 3 (1.09%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.36%) CorelDRAW
11 1 (0.36%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Magento
1 4 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.54%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) GitHub
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.80%) Intranet
2 8 (2.90%) HTTPS
3 5 (1.81%) Skype
4 4 (1.45%) Extranet
5 3 (1.09%) Internet
6 2 (0.72%) HTTP
7 1 (0.36%) LAN
7 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (1.81%) Big Data
3 5 (1.81%) Mixpanel
4 3 (1.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.72%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.36%) DB2
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.36%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 70 (25.36%) Axure RP
2 16 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 10 (3.62%) Selenium
5 8 (2.90%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.90%) JIRA
5 8 (2.90%) Subversion
6 7 (2.54%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.17%) JMeter
7 6 (2.17%) LoadRunner
8 5 (1.81%) HP UFT
9 4 (1.45%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.09%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.09%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.72%) Bower
11 2 (0.72%) Calabash
11 2 (0.72%) Capybara
11 2 (0.72%) eggPlant
11 2 (0.72%) Grunt
11 2 (0.72%) Jasmine
General
1 59 (21.38%) Finance
2 58 (21.01%) Marketing
3 26 (9.42%) Retail
4 18 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.71%) Electronics
6 10 (3.62%) Banking
7 9 (3.26%) Back Office
8 6 (2.17%) Games
9 5 (1.81%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.45%) Advertising
10 4 (1.45%) German Language
10 4 (1.45%) Publishing
11 3 (1.09%) French Language
11 3 (1.09%) Italian Language
11 3 (1.09%) Japanese Language
12 2 (0.72%) Law
12 2 (0.72%) Legal
12 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.36%) Automotive
13 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 106 (38.41%) Designer
2 99 (35.87%) UX Designer
3 45 (16.30%) Architect
4 38 (13.77%) Analyst
5 32 (11.59%) UI Designer
6 31 (11.23%) User Experience Architect
7 29 (10.51%) UI/UX Designer
8 20 (7.25%) Senior Designer
9 19 (6.88%) Developer
9 19 (6.88%) QA Analyst
9 19 (6.88%) Tester
10 18 (6.52%) Consultant
11 17 (6.16%) Test Analyst
11 17 (6.16%) User Experience Consultant
12 16 (5.80%) Senior UX Designer
12 16 (5.80%) Software Analyst
13 13 (4.71%) QA Test Analyst
13 13 (4.71%) Software Test Analyst
14 12 (4.35%) Software Tester
15 11 (3.99%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (33.70%) HTML
2 75 (27.17%) CSS
3 36 (13.04%) HTML5
4 22 (7.97%) jQuery
5 21 (7.61%) CSS3
6 20 (7.25%) XML
7 19 (6.88%) .NET
8 14 (5.07%) Web Services
9 13 (4.71%) SOAP
10 10 (3.62%) RESTful
11 9 (3.26%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.54%) Ajax
12 7 (2.54%) Node.js
13 6 (2.17%) Hibernate
13 6 (2.17%) JSON
13 6 (2.17%) Reactive Extensions
13 6 (2.17%) REST
13 6 (2.17%) Spring
13 6 (2.17%) WPF
14 5 (1.81%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 204 (73.91%) User Experience
2 54 (19.57%) Mobile App
3 37 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (11.96%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.07%) Psychology
6 12 (4.35%) Smartphone
7 11 (3.99%) Management Information System
8 9 (3.26%) Visualisation
9 8 (2.90%) New Media
10 7 (2.54%) Digital Media
10 7 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.54%) Mathematics
11 6 (2.17%) Blog
11 6 (2.17%) Cybercrime
11 6 (2.17%) Ergonomics
11 6 (2.17%) Interactive TV
11 6 (2.17%) Taxonomies
12 5 (1.81%) Fintech
12 5 (1.81%) Mobile Banking
12 5 (1.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.14%) Windows
2 26 (9.42%) Android
3 23 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 16 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.90%) Mac OS X
6 7 (2.54%) Windows 10
6 7 (2.54%) Windows 8
7 6 (2.17%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.72%) Unix
8 2 (0.72%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (46.74%) Wireframes
3 71 (25.72%) Prototyping
4 55 (19.93%) Information Architecture
5 45 (16.30%) Analytics
6 44 (15.94%) User Stories
7 39 (14.13%) E-Commerce
8 30 (10.87%) Project Management
9 28 (10.14%) Front End Development
10 26 (9.42%) Mentoring
11 25 (9.06%) Scrum
11 25 (9.06%) Software Testing
12 24 (8.70%) Product Management
13 21 (7.61%) Web Design
14 20 (7.25%) Manual Testing
15 19 (6.88%) Automated Testing
15 19 (6.88%) Coaching
15 19 (6.88%) Rapid Prototyping
16 18 (6.52%) Ethnography
17 17 (6.16%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 62 (22.46%) JavaScript
2 24 (8.70%) C#
3 23 (8.33%) Java
4 18 (6.52%) SQL
5 10 (3.62%) C++
5 10 (3.62%) PHP
6 8 (2.90%) C
7 5 (1.81%) Groovy
7 5 (1.81%) Objective-C
7 5 (1.81%) OCaml
7 5 (1.81%) Scala
8 3 (1.09%) Ruby
9 1 (0.36%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.36%) Perl
9 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.36%) Python
9 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 76 (27.54%) Degree
2 13 (4.71%) ISEB
3 11 (3.99%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.45%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (18.48%) QA
2 3 (1.09%) WCAG
3 1 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.36%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.09%) Docker
2 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (15.22%) Adobe
2 24 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.99%) Sony
4 8 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (2.90%) Sophos
5 7 (2.54%) Google
6 5 (1.81%) Cognizant
6 5 (1.81%) SAP
7 4 (1.45%) Apple
7 4 (1.45%) Facebook
8 3 (1.09%) Oracle
8 3 (1.09%) Virgin Media
9 2 (0.72%) HP
9 2 (0.72%) iRise
10 1 (0.36%) Crazy Egg
10 1 (0.36%) IBM
10 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.36%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.36%) VMware
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