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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Testing
Rank 732 694 717
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +23
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 158 230 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 124 197 133
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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
92576 97321 88774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.60% 82.73% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 75605 78726 73203
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -40 153 £50,000 +5.26% 35
London -9 92 £56,816 +3.30% 21
City of London +57 32 £51,250 -6.81% 6
Yorkshire +25 22 £40,000 +17.64% 5
South East +4 16 £44,000 +46.66% 3
North West +20 14 £32,500 -18.75% 1
South Yorkshire - 11 £30,000 - 3
Sheffield - 11 £30,000 - 3
North Yorkshire +9 9 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Hampshire +5 9 £37,000 -12.94% 2
Harrogate -8 9 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Manchester +13 8 £32,500 -18.75%
Berkshire -5 7 £72,500 +81.25%
Cheshire +1 6 £35,000 -22.22% 1
West Midlands -18 5 £37,500 +29.31% 1
Slough - 5 £63,250 -
Scotland +9 4 £33,000 -9.58% 2
Southampton - 4 £35,000 - 1
Macclesfield - 4 £33,750 - 1
South West -14 3 £39,500 -12.22%
Warwickshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Fareham - 3 £37,000 - 1
Basingstoke +16 2 £45,000 +16.12%
West Yorkshire +2 2 £50,000 +47.05%
Glasgow +1 2 £31,500 -13.69%
Bristol -18 2 £39,500 -12.22%
Edinburgh - 2 £50,000 - 2
Maidenhead - 2 £72,500 -
Cambridge +12 1 £35,000 -
Staffordshire +8 1 - -

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 236 (70.24%) User Experience
2 198 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (36.31%) HTML
4 120 (35.71%) CSS
5 87 (25.89%) Marketing
6 85 (25.30%) JavaScript
7 64 (19.05%) QA
8 63 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 63 (18.75%) Information Architecture
9 62 (18.45%) Axure RP
9 62 (18.45%) Photoshop
10 60 (17.86%) Degree
11 56 (16.67%) Web Design
12 49 (14.58%) Scrum
13 47 (13.99%) Analytics
14 45 (13.39%) Product Management
14 45 (13.39%) jQuery
15 44 (13.10%) User Stories
16 41 (12.20%) HTML5
16 41 (12.20%) Software Engineering
17 38 (11.31%) Integration Testing
17 38 (11.31%) Finance
17 38 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
18 37 (11.01%) Microsoft
19 36 (10.71%) .NET
20 35 (10.42%) Selenium
20 35 (10.42%) Mobile App
21 33 (9.82%) CSS3
21 33 (9.82%) Test Strategy
21 33 (9.82%) Automated Testing

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 14 (4.17%) CMS
2 9 (2.68%) Sitefinity
3 6 (1.79%) WordPress
4 5 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.60%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.60%) Apache
5 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 62 (18.45%) Photoshop
2 30 (8.93%) OmniGraffle
3 22 (6.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (3.87%) MS Excel
5 10 (2.98%) Fireworks
6 9 (2.68%) MS Visio
6 9 (2.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (1.79%) MS Project
8 5 (1.49%) MS Office
9 2 (0.60%) InDesign
9 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.79%) Magento
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (5.06%) Google Analytics
3 16 (4.76%) SaaS
4 3 (0.89%) GitHub
4 3 (0.89%) Trello
5 2 (0.60%) Veeva
5 2 (0.60%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.17%) HTTP
2 4 (1.19%) Internet
3 2 (0.60%) LAN
3 2 (0.60%) WAN
4 1 (0.30%) LDAP
4 1 (0.30%) VoIP
4 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.79%) Big Data
3 4 (1.19%) MySQL
4 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 62 (18.45%) Axure RP
2 35 (10.42%) Selenium
3 32 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (8.63%) HP UFT
5 25 (7.44%) Visual Studio
6 18 (5.36%) SoapUI
7 9 (2.68%) Cucumber
7 9 (2.68%) Git (software)
7 9 (2.68%) Subversion
7 9 (2.68%) JIRA
7 9 (2.68%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 7 (2.08%) eggPlant
8 7 (2.08%) JMeter
9 3 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.60%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.60%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.60%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.30%) Mechanoid
11 1 (0.30%) Robolectric
11 1 (0.30%) gulp
General
1 87 (25.89%) Marketing
2 38 (11.31%) Finance
3 9 (2.68%) Retail
4 8 (2.38%) Advertising
5 7 (2.08%) Banking
6 5 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.60%) Games
7 2 (0.60%) Billing
8 1 (0.30%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.30%) Publishing
8 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 120 (35.71%) Designer
2 94 (27.98%) UX Designer
3 45 (13.39%) Developer
3 45 (13.39%) Analyst
4 37 (11.01%) Senior Designer
5 32 (9.52%) UI/UX Designer
6 31 (9.23%) UI Designer
7 29 (8.63%) Senior UX Designer
8 26 (7.74%) Front-End Developer
9 21 (6.25%) Business Analyst
10 20 (5.95%) QA Engineer
11 18 (5.36%) Consultant
12 17 (5.06%) Senior QA Engineer
12 17 (5.06%) UI Developer
12 17 (5.06%) UI Programmer
13 16 (4.76%) Test Analyst
14 15 (4.46%) Tester
15 14 (4.17%) Web Developer
15 14 (4.17%) User Experience Researcher
16 12 (3.57%) Salesforce.com Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (36.31%) HTML
2 120 (35.71%) CSS
3 45 (13.39%) jQuery
4 41 (12.20%) HTML5
5 36 (10.71%) .NET
6 33 (9.82%) CSS3
7 32 (9.52%) Web Services
8 19 (5.65%) Gherkin
8 19 (5.65%) SOAP
9 18 (5.36%) AngularJS
10 16 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (4.76%) LESS
11 12 (3.57%) XML
12 11 (3.27%) Ajax
12 11 (3.27%) Backbone.js
13 10 (2.98%) Sass
14 7 (2.08%) ASP.NET
15 6 (1.79%) JSON
15 6 (1.79%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (1.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 236 (70.24%) User Experience
2 38 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (10.42%) Mobile App
4 23 (6.85%) Graphic Design
5 17 (5.06%) Psychology
6 15 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (4.17%) Human Factors
8 10 (2.98%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.68%) Computer Science
10 7 (2.08%) RIA
10 7 (2.08%) Social Media
11 6 (1.79%) iPhone
11 6 (1.79%) W3C
12 4 (1.19%) Social Network
13 2 (0.60%) Ergonomics
13 2 (0.60%) Interactive TV
13 2 (0.60%) Freedom of Information
13 2 (0.60%) New Media
14 1 (0.30%) iPad
14 1 (0.30%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.74%) Android
2 20 (5.95%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.08%) Windows
4 5 (1.49%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.30%) UNIX
5 1 (0.30%) AIX
5 1 (0.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 63 (18.75%) Information Architecture
3 56 (16.67%) Web Design
4 49 (14.58%) Scrum
5 47 (13.99%) Analytics
6 45 (13.39%) Product Management
7 44 (13.10%) User Stories
8 41 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 38 (11.31%) Integration Testing
10 33 (9.82%) Automated Testing
10 33 (9.82%) Test Strategy
11 32 (9.52%) Manual Testing
11 32 (9.52%) Performance Testing
12 30 (8.93%) Web Development
13 29 (8.63%) Test Scripting
13 29 (8.63%) Line Management
13 29 (8.63%) Mobile First
14 25 (7.44%) Rapid Prototyping
14 25 (7.44%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (25.30%) JavaScript
2 28 (8.33%) Java
3 24 (7.14%) SQL
4 21 (6.25%) C#
5 20 (5.95%) T-SQL
6 15 (4.46%) Objective-C
7 5 (1.49%) Ruby
8 2 (0.60%) PHP5
8 2 (0.60%) PHP4
8 2 (0.60%) Python
8 2 (0.60%) PHP
9 1 (0.30%) BeanShell
9 1 (0.30%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 60 (17.86%) Degree
2 17 (5.06%) ACCA
2 17 (5.06%) CIMA
3 11 (3.27%) ISEB
3 11 (3.27%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.89%) APMP
5 3 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.89%) MBA
6 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (19.05%) QA
2 6 (1.79%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 10 (2.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (11.01%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.44%) Adobe
3 21 (6.25%) Google
4 12 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (3.27%) HP
6 5 (1.49%) Apple
6 5 (1.49%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.19%) ClickTale
7 4 (1.19%) IBM
8 3 (0.89%) Capita
9 2 (0.60%) Zend
9 2 (0.60%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.60%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.60%) SAP
9 2 (0.60%) Twitter
10 1 (0.30%) Facebook
10 1 (0.30%) Maxymiser
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle
10 1 (0.30%) Sybase
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