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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 796 793 759
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -34
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 136 154 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 98 118 201
Median salary £42,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -9.09%

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
86605 92119 101627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.39% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 72063 74807 82623
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
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 +19 122 £42,000 -16.00% 26
London -9 49 £52,500 -8.69% 14
South West +25 18 £32,500 - 1
South East +29 15 £40,000 -12.56% 6
North West +17 14 £32,500 -
Gloucester - 11 - -
Gloucestershire - 11 - -
West Midlands -9 10 £42,000 +20.00% 2
Manchester -5 9 £32,500 -
Staffordshire - 9 £42,000 -
Oxfordshire - 8 £56,250 - 2
Yorkshire 0 6 £35,000 +3.70% 1
East Midlands +11 5 £28,250 -19.28%
East of England - 5 £39,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 5 £39,500 -
Bristol - 5 £32,500 -
Cambridge - 5 £39,500 -
Abingdon - 5 - - 1
Cheshire +26 4 £54,000 +66.15%
South Yorkshire +25 4 £35,000 +18.04%
Wales +9 4 £31,250 +2.24% 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 £21,500 -
Nottingham - 4 £21,500 -
Sheffield +18 3 £35,000 +18.04%
South Wales +4 3 £31,500 +3.05% 1
Scotland -5 3 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Knutsford - 3 - -
City of London +21 2 £67,500 +28.57% 4
West Yorkshire +12 2 £32,500 - 1
Hampshire +6 2 - -

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 237 (74.06%) User Experience
2 172 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (53.44%) Wireframes
4 110 (34.38%) HTML
5 90 (28.13%) CSS
5 90 (28.13%) Axure RP
6 88 (27.50%) JavaScript
7 73 (22.81%) Marketing
8 71 (22.19%) Degree
9 70 (21.88%) Information Architecture
10 63 (19.69%) OmniGraffle
11 62 (19.38%) Mobile App
12 56 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
12 56 (17.50%) E-Commerce
13 55 (17.19%) Photoshop
14 52 (16.25%) Finance
15 51 (15.94%) Analytics
16 42 (13.13%) User Stories
17 40 (12.50%) Product Management
18 38 (11.88%) Android
19 34 (10.63%) QA
20 33 (10.31%) Apple iOS
21 31 (9.69%) Coaching
21 31 (9.69%) Retail
22 29 (9.06%) MS Visio
22 29 (9.06%) HTML5
23 28 (8.75%) Adobe
23 28 (8.75%) Windows
23 28 (8.75%) Project Management
23 28 (8.75%) Web Design

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 8 (2.50%) CMS
2 7 (2.19%) Node.js
3 5 (1.56%) Drupal
3 5 (1.56%) IIS
3 5 (1.56%) WordPress
4 2 (0.63%) Confluence
5 1 (0.31%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.31%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 63 (19.69%) OmniGraffle
2 55 (17.19%) Photoshop
3 29 (9.06%) MS Visio
4 26 (8.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (4.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (3.13%) MS Excel
7 8 (2.50%) Adobe After Effects
7 8 (2.50%) MS Office
8 7 (2.19%) Fireworks
9 5 (1.56%) MS Project
10 2 (0.63%) InDesign
10 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.25%) Magento
3 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.88%) SaaS
2 4 (1.25%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (1.25%) GitHub
3 3 (0.94%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.63%) Trello
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.31%) FinancialForce.com
5 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.31%) Google Play
5 1 (0.31%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.31%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.56%) Intranet
2 10 (3.13%) Extranet
3 5 (1.56%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.25%) LAN
4 4 (1.25%) WAN
5 3 (0.94%) Internet
6 2 (0.63%) HTTP
7 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.88%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.94%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.63%) MySQL
6 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.31%) Big Data
7 1 (0.31%) DB2
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 90 (28.13%) Axure RP
2 18 (5.63%) Selenium
3 15 (4.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 14 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (3.44%) Git (software)
5 11 (3.44%) JIRA
6 9 (2.81%) Cucumber
6 9 (2.81%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.81%) WebDriver
7 6 (1.88%) Calabash
7 6 (1.88%) Capybara
7 6 (1.88%) ClearQuest
7 6 (1.88%) HP UFT
7 6 (1.88%) JMeter
8 4 (1.25%) Bower
8 4 (1.25%) Grunt
8 4 (1.25%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.25%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.94%) Appium
9 3 (0.94%) TestDirector
General
1 73 (22.81%) Marketing
2 52 (16.25%) Finance
3 31 (9.69%) Retail
4 23 (7.19%) Electronics
5 19 (5.94%) Telecoms
6 16 (5.00%) Games
7 14 (4.38%) Back Office
8 10 (3.13%) Advertising
9 6 (1.88%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.25%) Banking
10 4 (1.25%) German Language
11 3 (0.94%) French Language
11 3 (0.94%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.94%) Japanese Language
11 3 (0.94%) Legal
12 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.31%) Local Government
13 1 (0.31%) Military
13 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 121 (37.81%) Designer
2 113 (35.31%) UX Designer
3 40 (12.50%) Architect
4 34 (10.63%) Analyst
5 32 (10.00%) UI Designer
6 31 (9.69%) Senior Designer
7 29 (9.06%) UI/UX Designer
8 27 (8.44%) Developer
8 27 (8.44%) Senior UX Designer
8 27 (8.44%) User Experience Architect
9 24 (7.50%) Consultant
10 23 (7.19%) User Experience Consultant
11 15 (4.69%) Test Analyst
12 13 (4.06%) Business Analyst
12 13 (4.06%) Tester
13 12 (3.75%) QA Analyst
14 11 (3.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 11 (3.44%) User Experience Researcher
15 10 (3.13%) E-Commerce Analyst
15 10 (3.13%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (34.38%) HTML
2 90 (28.13%) CSS
3 29 (9.06%) HTML5
4 26 (8.13%) jQuery
5 18 (5.63%) XML
6 15 (4.69%) CSS3
6 15 (4.69%) Web Services
7 13 (4.06%) .NET
8 12 (3.75%) SOAP
9 11 (3.44%) RESTful
10 10 (3.13%) AngularJS
11 9 (2.81%) Ajax
12 8 (2.50%) REST
13 6 (1.88%) Hibernate
13 6 (1.88%) Spring
14 5 (1.56%) Apache Camel
14 5 (1.56%) JRuby
14 5 (1.56%) JSON
14 5 (1.56%) Spring Integration
15 4 (1.25%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 237 (74.06%) User Experience
2 62 (19.38%) Mobile App
3 56 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (6.25%) Psychology
5 17 (5.31%) Computer Science
6 14 (4.38%) Smartphone
7 12 (3.75%) New Media
8 9 (2.81%) Animation
8 9 (2.81%) Interactive TV
9 8 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.19%) 3D Graphics
10 7 (2.19%) Blog
10 7 (2.19%) Digital Media
10 7 (2.19%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.19%) Motion Graphics
11 6 (1.88%) Cybercrime
11 6 (1.88%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.56%) Apple TV
12 5 (1.56%) Online Games
12 5 (1.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.88%) Android
2 33 (10.31%) Apple iOS
3 28 (8.75%) Windows
4 9 (2.81%) Mac OS X
4 9 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.19%) Unix
6 5 (1.56%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.25%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.94%) Linux
9 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (53.44%) Wireframes
3 70 (21.88%) Information Architecture
4 56 (17.50%) E-Commerce
5 51 (15.94%) Analytics
6 42 (13.13%) User Stories
7 40 (12.50%) Product Management
8 31 (9.69%) Coaching
9 28 (8.75%) Project Management
9 28 (8.75%) Web Design
10 27 (8.44%) Mentoring
11 26 (8.13%) UX Design
12 24 (7.50%) Ethnography
12 24 (7.50%) Mobile First
13 23 (7.19%) Rapid Prototyping
14 22 (6.88%) Software Testing
15 21 (6.56%) Front End Development
15 21 (6.56%) Web Development
16 20 (6.25%) Use Case
17 18 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (27.50%) JavaScript
2 26 (8.13%) Java
3 24 (7.50%) SQL
4 19 (5.94%) C#
5 13 (4.06%) PHP
6 12 (3.75%) C++
6 12 (3.75%) Objective-C
7 7 (2.19%) Ruby
8 5 (1.56%) C
8 5 (1.56%) Groovy
8 5 (1.56%) OCaml
8 5 (1.56%) Scala
9 2 (0.63%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.63%) Python
9 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.63%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.31%) Fortran
10 1 (0.31%) Perl
10 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 71 (22.19%) Degree
2 18 (5.63%) ISEB
3 17 (5.31%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.13%) ISTQB
5 8 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.56%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.63%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) WCAG
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.31%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (1.56%) vSphere
2 3 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.94%) Docker
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (8.75%) Adobe
2 22 (6.88%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.75%) Apple
4 11 (3.44%) Google
4 11 (3.44%) Sony
5 9 (2.81%) SAP
6 6 (1.88%) iRise
6 6 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.88%) VMware
7 5 (1.56%) Citrix
7 5 (1.56%) Cognizant
7 5 (1.56%) Remedy
7 5 (1.56%) Sophos
7 5 (1.56%) Sybase
7 5 (1.56%) Virgin Media
8 4 (1.25%) Coremetrics
8 4 (1.25%) Facebook
8 4 (1.25%) Oracle
9 3 (0.94%) HP
10 2 (0.63%) Optimizely
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary depending on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
PMC retail
Salary: Competitive + Pension + Healthcare & Other Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier Media
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking
SFW
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
JD & Co
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pop Science
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Yoh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension,
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Annapurna HR
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest
Salary: 25000-35000 Per Annum + Share Options
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits inc. free lunch & breakfast
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier Media
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago