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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 800 822 760
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -62
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 124 154 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 94 122 205
Median salary £40,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.19% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%

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
85293 96198 103096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.88% 86.80% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 71323 78610 83495
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
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 26 June 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 June 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 +5 113 £40,500 -19.00% 21
London -11 44 £52,500 -7.59% 14
South West +33 24 £32,500 -17.72%
South East +39 15 £34,500 -21.59% 2
Gloucester - 11 - -
Gloucestershire - 11 - -
Bristol +31 10 £32,500 -17.72%
East of England +45 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Cambridge +15 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Cambridgeshire +14 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Oxfordshire - 9 - - 1
North West +14 7 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire +14 7 £35,000 -20.00%
Manchester 0 6 £32,500 - 1
Wales - 6 £30,750 -
South Yorkshire +17 5 £35,000 +12.63%
Abingdon - 5 - -
City of London +31 4 £53,750 +7.50% 5
West Midlands -22 4 £42,000 +12.00%
Sheffield +18 3 £35,000 +12.63%
Staffordshire +1 3 £42,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £36,250 - 3
South Wales - 3 £31,500 -
West Wales - 3 £30,500 -
Swansea - 3 £30,500 -
West Yorkshire +17 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Leeds +17 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Berkshire +14 2 £55,000 -29.03% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £37,500 -
Kent - 2 £27,500 -

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 223 (74.58%) User Experience
2 166 (55.52%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (50.50%) Wireframes
4 97 (32.44%) HTML
5 80 (26.76%) Prototyping
6 79 (26.42%) CSS
7 77 (25.75%) JavaScript
7 77 (25.75%) Axure RP
8 71 (23.75%) Degree
9 67 (22.41%) Marketing
10 58 (19.40%) Information Architecture
11 56 (18.73%) Finance
12 54 (18.06%) OmniGraffle
12 54 (18.06%) Mobile App
13 49 (16.39%) Analytics
14 48 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
15 47 (15.72%) Photoshop
15 47 (15.72%) E-Commerce
16 45 (15.05%) QA
17 44 (14.72%) User Stories
18 37 (12.37%) Android
19 33 (11.04%) Product Management
20 32 (10.70%) Apple iOS
20 32 (10.70%) Windows
21 31 (10.37%) HTML5
22 30 (10.03%) Project Management
23 29 (9.70%) Coaching
24 28 (9.36%) Mentoring
24 28 (9.36%) Adobe
24 28 (9.36%) Software Testing

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 9 (3.01%) CMS
2 8 (2.68%) IIS
3 5 (1.67%) Drupal
3 5 (1.67%) WordPress
4 2 (0.67%) Confluence
5 1 (0.33%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.33%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 54 (18.06%) OmniGraffle
2 47 (15.72%) Photoshop
3 21 (7.02%) MS Visio
4 20 (6.69%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (3.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (3.01%) Fireworks
7 7 (2.34%) Adobe After Effects
7 7 (2.34%) MS Excel
8 6 (2.01%) MS Office
9 5 (1.67%) MS Project
10 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.67%) InDesign
12 1 (0.33%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 6 (2.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.34%) Magento
3 1 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.67%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.00%) SaaS
3 2 (0.67%) GitHub
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.33%) Google Play
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.02%) Intranet
2 7 (2.34%) Extranet
3 5 (1.67%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.00%) Internet
4 3 (1.00%) Skype
5 2 (0.67%) HTTP
5 2 (0.67%) LAN
5 2 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.00%) Mixpanel
4 3 (1.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.33%) Big Data
6 1 (0.33%) DB2
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 77 (25.75%) Axure RP
2 17 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (3.68%) Selenium
4 10 (3.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 9 (3.01%) Git (software)
5 9 (3.01%) JIRA
6 7 (2.34%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.67%) HP UFT
8 4 (1.34%) ClearQuest
8 4 (1.34%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.34%) JMeter
8 4 (1.34%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.34%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.34%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.00%) Calabash
9 3 (1.00%) Capybara
9 3 (1.00%) Subversion
10 2 (0.67%) eggPlant
10 2 (0.67%) Grunt
10 2 (0.67%) TestDirector
General
1 67 (22.41%) Marketing
2 56 (18.73%) Finance
3 28 (9.36%) Retail
4 21 (7.02%) Electronics
5 20 (6.69%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.01%) Back Office
7 11 (3.68%) Games
8 9 (3.01%) Advertising
9 8 (2.68%) Banking
10 6 (2.01%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.34%) German Language
12 3 (1.00%) French Language
12 3 (1.00%) Italian Language
12 3 (1.00%) Japanese Language
12 3 (1.00%) Legal
13 2 (0.67%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.33%) Front Office
14 1 (0.33%) Law
14 1 (0.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 111 (37.12%) Designer
2 103 (34.45%) UX Designer
3 38 (12.71%) Analyst
3 38 (12.71%) Architect
4 31 (10.37%) UI Designer
5 28 (9.36%) UI/UX Designer
6 27 (9.03%) Senior Designer
6 27 (9.03%) User Experience Architect
7 25 (8.36%) Developer
8 23 (7.69%) Senior UX Designer
9 21 (7.02%) Consultant
10 20 (6.69%) User Experience Consultant
11 19 (6.35%) QA Analyst
12 18 (6.02%) Test Analyst
13 17 (5.69%) Tester
14 14 (4.68%) Software Analyst
15 13 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
16 12 (4.01%) Software Tester
17 11 (3.68%) Business Analyst
17 11 (3.68%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (32.44%) HTML
2 79 (26.42%) CSS
3 31 (10.37%) HTML5
4 25 (8.36%) jQuery
5 21 (7.02%) XML
6 16 (5.35%) .NET
6 16 (5.35%) CSS3
7 14 (4.68%) Web Services
8 10 (3.34%) AngularJS
8 10 (3.34%) SOAP
9 9 (3.01%) Ajax
10 8 (2.68%) RESTful
11 7 (2.34%) Node.js
12 6 (2.01%) Hibernate
12 6 (2.01%) Reactive Extensions
12 6 (2.01%) REST
12 6 (2.01%) Spring
12 6 (2.01%) WPF
13 5 (1.67%) ASP.NET
13 5 (1.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 223 (74.58%) User Experience
2 54 (18.06%) Mobile App
3 48 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (8.36%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.35%) Psychology
5 13 (4.35%) Smartphone
6 12 (4.01%) New Media
7 8 (2.68%) Animation
7 8 (2.68%) Interactive TV
7 8 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.68%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.34%) Digital Media
8 7 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.34%) Visualisation
9 6 (2.01%) 3D Graphics
9 6 (2.01%) Cybercrime
9 6 (2.01%) Motion Graphics
9 6 (2.01%) Taxonomies
10 5 (1.67%) Blog
10 5 (1.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.37%) Android
2 32 (10.70%) Apple iOS
2 32 (10.70%) Windows
3 16 (5.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (2.68%) Mac OS X
5 7 (2.34%) Windows 10
5 7 (2.34%) Windows 8
6 6 (2.01%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.67%) Unix
8 2 (0.67%) Linux
8 2 (0.67%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (55.52%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (50.50%) Wireframes
3 80 (26.76%) Prototyping
4 58 (19.40%) Information Architecture
5 49 (16.39%) Analytics
6 47 (15.72%) E-Commerce
7 44 (14.72%) User Stories
8 33 (11.04%) Product Management
9 30 (10.03%) Project Management
10 29 (9.70%) Coaching
11 28 (9.36%) Mentoring
11 28 (9.36%) Software Testing
12 24 (8.03%) Web Design
13 23 (7.69%) Front End Development
14 22 (7.36%) Rapid Prototyping
15 21 (7.02%) Mobile First
16 20 (6.69%) UX Design
17 19 (6.35%) Automated Testing
17 19 (6.35%) Ethnography
17 19 (6.35%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (25.75%) JavaScript
2 22 (7.36%) Java
3 19 (6.35%) C#
4 18 (6.02%) SQL
5 12 (4.01%) Objective-C
6 11 (3.68%) C++
7 10 (3.34%) PHP
8 5 (1.67%) C
8 5 (1.67%) Groovy
8 5 (1.67%) OCaml
8 5 (1.67%) Scala
9 4 (1.34%) Ruby
10 2 (0.67%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.67%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.33%) Perl
11 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.33%) Python
11 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 71 (23.75%) Degree
2 19 (6.35%) ISEB
3 14 (4.68%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.34%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (15.05%) QA
2 3 (1.00%) WCAG
3 1 (0.33%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.00%) Docker
1 3 (1.00%) vSphere
2 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (9.36%) Adobe
2 24 (8.03%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.68%) Sony
4 10 (3.34%) Apple
5 8 (2.68%) Google
5 8 (2.68%) SAP
6 6 (2.01%) Cognizant
7 5 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.67%) Sophos
8 4 (1.34%) Facebook
8 4 (1.34%) Oracle
8 4 (1.34%) Virgin Media
8 4 (1.34%) VMware
9 3 (1.00%) Citrix
9 3 (1.00%) Remedy
9 3 (1.00%) Sybase
10 2 (0.67%) HP
10 2 (0.67%) iRise
11 1 (0.33%) Crazy Egg
11 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
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