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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 810 805 778
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -27
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 138 180 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 103 137 179
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £30,565 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -3.44%

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
90489 96461 102042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.62% 85.98% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75205 77953 82278
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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
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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 -12 126 £42,500 -10.52% 25
London -19 63 £52,750 -10.21% 11
South East +8 16 £42,500 -14.14% 2
North West +25 14 £32,500 - 1
West Midlands -19 13 £42,000 +20.00% 1
South West -2 10 £32,500 - 3
Manchester +9 9 £32,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 9 £42,000 -
Hampshire +15 7 £42,500 -5.55%
City of London +37 6 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Gloucester - 6 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 6 - - 1
Cheshire +26 5 £54,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £56,250 - 1
East Midlands +14 4 £28,250 -19.28% 2
Bristol - 4 £32,500 - 1
Scotland -1 3 £40,000 -42.85%
Yorkshire -10 3 £33,750 -25.00% 3
East of England - 3 £39,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £21,500 - 1
Knutsford - 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 £21,500 -
Hounslow - 3 - -
South Yorkshire +10 2 £37,000 +24.78%
Macclesfield +8 2 £54,000 -
South Wales +7 2 £31,250 +2.24%
Berkshire +5 2 £47,500 -9.52%
Wales +5 2 £31,250 +2.24% 1
Birmingham -16 2 £34,000 -2.85%
Chiswick - 2 £42,500 -

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 245 (76.32%) User Experience
2 167 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (34.27%) HTML
4 93 (28.97%) Axure RP
5 92 (28.66%) CSS
6 89 (27.73%) JavaScript
7 76 (23.68%) Marketing
8 75 (23.36%) Degree
9 74 (23.05%) Mobile App
10 70 (21.81%) Information Architecture
11 64 (19.94%) OmniGraffle
12 61 (19.00%) Photoshop
13 59 (18.38%) Analytics
14 52 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
15 51 (15.89%) E-Commerce
16 48 (14.95%) Finance
17 43 (13.40%) User Stories
17 43 (13.40%) Android
18 42 (13.08%) Product Management
19 40 (12.46%) Retail
20 38 (11.84%) Apple iOS
21 37 (11.53%) Adobe
22 36 (11.21%) Coaching
23 35 (10.90%) Adobe Illustrator
24 34 (10.59%) MS Visio
25 30 (9.35%) Windows
26 29 (9.03%) Web Development
26 29 (9.03%) Use Case
26 29 (9.03%) QA
27 28 (8.72%) UX Design

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (1.56%) CMS
2 4 (1.25%) Drupal
2 4 (1.25%) Node.js
2 4 (1.25%) WordPress
3 3 (0.93%) IIS
4 2 (0.62%) 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%) WebSphere
Applications
1 64 (19.94%) OmniGraffle
2 61 (19.00%) Photoshop
3 35 (10.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 34 (10.59%) MS Visio
5 22 (6.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 12 (3.74%) MS Office
7 8 (2.49%) Adobe After Effects
7 8 (2.49%) Fireworks
7 8 (2.49%) MS Excel
8 2 (0.62%) InDesign
8 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.62%) MS Project
9 1 (0.31%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 7 (2.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.93%) Magento
3 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.80%) Google Analytics
2 7 (2.18%) SaaS
3 4 (1.25%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.25%) Google Tag Manager
4 3 (0.93%) GitHub
4 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.62%) Trello
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.31%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.31%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.98%) Intranet
2 10 (3.12%) Extranet
3 5 (1.56%) LAN
3 5 (1.56%) WAN
4 4 (1.25%) Wireless
5 3 (0.93%) Internet
6 2 (0.62%) HTTP
6 2 (0.62%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.12%) Relational Database
2 9 (2.80%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (1.56%) MySQL
4 4 (1.25%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.62%) Big Data
6 2 (0.62%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
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 93 (28.97%) Axure RP
2 20 (6.23%) Selenium
3 16 (4.98%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 14 (4.36%) JIRA
5 13 (4.05%) WebDriver
6 11 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (3.12%) Cucumber
8 9 (2.80%) Git (software)
8 9 (2.80%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.18%) Calabash
9 7 (2.18%) Capybara
9 7 (2.18%) JMeter
10 6 (1.87%) ClearQuest
11 5 (1.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 5 (1.56%) Appium
11 5 (1.56%) HP UFT
12 4 (1.25%) Bower
12 4 (1.25%) Grunt
12 4 (1.25%) TestDirector
13 3 (0.93%) JUnit
General
1 76 (23.68%) Marketing
2 48 (14.95%) Finance
3 40 (12.46%) Retail
4 24 (7.48%) Electronics
5 16 (4.98%) Games
6 15 (4.67%) Telecoms
7 11 (3.43%) Back Office
8 10 (3.12%) Advertising
9 8 (2.49%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.56%) Banking
10 5 (1.56%) Legal
11 4 (1.25%) German Language
12 3 (0.93%) French Language
12 3 (0.93%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.93%) Japanese Language
12 3 (0.93%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.62%) Military
13 2 (0.62%) Publishing
14 1 (0.31%) Local Government
14 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 120 (37.38%) Designer
2 112 (34.89%) UX Designer
3 41 (12.77%) Architect
4 35 (10.90%) Analyst
4 35 (10.90%) UI Designer
5 33 (10.28%) Senior Designer
6 32 (9.97%) UI/UX Designer
7 29 (9.03%) Senior UX Designer
8 26 (8.10%) User Experience Architect
9 25 (7.79%) Developer
10 18 (5.61%) Consultant
11 17 (5.30%) User Experience Consultant
12 16 (4.98%) Business Analyst
13 14 (4.36%) Test Engineer
14 13 (4.05%) Test Analyst
15 12 (3.74%) User Experience Researcher
16 11 (3.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 11 (3.43%) Test Leader
17 10 (3.12%) E-Commerce Analyst
17 10 (3.12%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (34.27%) HTML
2 92 (28.66%) CSS
3 25 (7.79%) jQuery
4 22 (6.85%) HTML5
5 16 (4.98%) Web Services
6 13 (4.05%) XML
7 10 (3.12%) .NET
7 10 (3.12%) CSS3
8 9 (2.80%) RESTful
8 9 (2.80%) SOAP
9 8 (2.49%) Gherkin
10 7 (2.18%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.18%) Middleware
10 7 (2.18%) REST
11 6 (1.87%) Ajax
12 5 (1.56%) XHTML
13 3 (0.93%) Flash
13 3 (0.93%) Hibernate
13 3 (0.93%) J2EE
13 3 (0.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 245 (76.32%) User Experience
2 74 (23.05%) Mobile App
3 52 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (6.23%) Psychology
5 19 (5.92%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.74%) New Media
7 9 (2.80%) Animation
7 9 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.80%) Interactive TV
7 9 (2.80%) Smartphone
7 9 (2.80%) Visualisation
8 7 (2.18%) 3D Graphics
8 7 (2.18%) Digital Media
8 7 (2.18%) Motion Graphics
8 7 (2.18%) W3C
9 6 (1.87%) Cybercrime
9 6 (1.87%) Graphic Design
9 6 (1.87%) Statistics
10 5 (1.56%) iPhone
10 5 (1.56%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 43 (13.40%) Android
2 38 (11.84%) Apple iOS
3 30 (9.35%) Windows
4 10 (3.12%) Mac OS X
5 7 (2.18%) Unix
5 7 (2.18%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.93%) Linux
8 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.62%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.62%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (21.81%) Information Architecture
3 59 (18.38%) Analytics
4 51 (15.89%) E-Commerce
5 43 (13.40%) User Stories
6 42 (13.08%) Product Management
7 36 (11.21%) Coaching
8 29 (9.03%) Use Case
8 29 (9.03%) Web Development
9 28 (8.72%) UX Design
10 27 (8.41%) Mentoring
10 27 (8.41%) Web Design
11 25 (7.79%) Mobile First
11 25 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (7.48%) Project Management
12 24 (7.48%) Rapid Prototyping
13 23 (7.17%) Waterfall
14 21 (6.54%) Ethnography
14 21 (6.54%) Service Design
15 20 (6.23%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (27.73%) JavaScript
2 28 (8.72%) Java
3 24 (7.48%) SQL
4 16 (4.98%) C#
5 12 (3.74%) Objective-C
5 12 (3.74%) PHP
6 10 (3.12%) C++
7 7 (2.18%) Ruby
8 3 (0.93%) ActionScript
8 3 (0.93%) Python
8 3 (0.93%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.62%) C
9 2 (0.62%) Fortran
9 2 (0.62%) Groovy
9 2 (0.62%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.62%) OCaml
9 2 (0.62%) Scala
10 1 (0.31%) Perl
10 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 75 (23.36%) Degree
2 19 (5.92%) ISEB
3 14 (4.36%) ISTQB
4 13 (4.05%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.56%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.03%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) WAI
3 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (1.56%) vSphere
2 3 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) Docker
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (11.53%) Adobe
2 24 (7.48%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.30%) Google
4 13 (4.05%) Apple
5 10 (3.12%) SAP
6 6 (1.87%) Apigee
6 6 (1.87%) iRise
6 6 (1.87%) MuleSoft
6 6 (1.87%) Sony
6 6 (1.87%) VMware
7 5 (1.56%) Appcelerator
7 5 (1.56%) Citrix
7 5 (1.56%) Cognizant
7 5 (1.56%) Kony
7 5 (1.56%) Remedy
7 5 (1.56%) Sybase
7 5 (1.56%) Virgin Media
8 4 (1.25%) Coremetrics
8 4 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.93%) HP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £50,000 to £66,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 9 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 29 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
London Business School
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nakama
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum dependent upon exp. plus benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest
Salary: 25000-34000 Per Annum + Share Options negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Annapurna HR
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Premier Media
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest
Salary: 25000-30000 Per Annum 25,000 - 30,000 + share options
Posted: 27 days ago