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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Testing
Rank 736 681 715
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +34
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 150 250 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 114 208 137
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%

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
90768 98741 87630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.20% 82.72% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73820 80272 72083
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £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 3 June 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 3 June 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
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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 -54 145 £50,000 +11.11% 35
London -4 88 £56,816 +8.22% 18
City of London +40 31 £52,500 +5.00% 10
North West +16 19 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Yorkshire +22 18 £40,000 +17.64% 7
Manchester +14 13 £32,500 -18.75% 1
South East 0 13 £45,750 +14.37% 3
North Yorkshire +19 9 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Berkshire 0 9 £60,000 +41.17%
Harrogate +9 8 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Sheffield - 8 £29,650 - 3
South Yorkshire - 8 £29,650 - 3
Cheshire +4 6 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Macclesfield - 5 £33,750 - 1
West Midlands -11 4 £36,250 +25.00%
Slough - 4 £44,000 -
Hampshire -1 3 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Maidenhead - 3 £60,000 -
Basingstoke +19 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Scotland +12 2 £50,000 +31.57%
East Midlands +7 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Birmingham -7 2 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £46,250 -
Docklands, London - 2 £80,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £35,000 -
Leicestershire +17 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire -4 1 - - 2
South West -15 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £25,000 -

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 218 (68.34%) User Experience
2 188 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (41.07%) HTML
4 129 (40.44%) CSS
5 86 (26.96%) JavaScript
6 80 (25.08%) Marketing
7 67 (21.00%) QA
8 63 (19.75%) Information Architecture
8 63 (19.75%) Photoshop
9 60 (18.81%) Axure RP
10 57 (17.87%) Web Design
11 53 (16.61%) Degree
12 50 (15.67%) E-Commerce
13 48 (15.05%) Scrum
13 48 (15.05%) jQuery
14 45 (14.11%) HTML5
15 43 (13.48%) Product Management
15 43 (13.48%) User Stories
16 41 (12.85%) Software Engineering
17 40 (12.54%) Selenium
18 39 (12.23%) Microsoft
19 38 (11.91%) Finance
19 38 (11.91%) Test Strategy
20 36 (11.29%) Analytics
21 34 (10.66%) Performance Testing
21 34 (10.66%) Team Foundation Server
21 34 (10.66%) .NET
22 33 (10.34%) Mobile App
22 33 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
23 32 (10.03%) QuickTest Pro

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (4.39%) CMS
2 9 (2.82%) Sitefinity
3 5 (1.57%) WordPress
3 5 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.63%) Apache
5 1 (0.31%) Confluence
5 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 63 (19.75%) Photoshop
2 29 (9.09%) OmniGraffle
3 18 (5.64%) MS Excel
4 17 (5.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (4.70%) MS Visio
6 10 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (1.88%) MS Project
7 6 (1.88%) Fireworks
8 5 (1.57%) MS Office
9 3 (0.94%) InDesign
10 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.70%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (4.39%) Google Analytics
2 14 (4.39%) SaaS
3 2 (0.63%) Trello
3 2 (0.63%) GitHub
3 2 (0.63%) Veeva
3 2 (0.63%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.39%) HTTP
2 2 (0.63%) WAN
2 2 (0.63%) LAN
3 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) VoIP
3 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.31%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.88%) Big Data
3 5 (1.57%) MySQL
4 3 (0.94%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 60 (18.81%) Axure RP
2 40 (12.54%) Selenium
3 34 (10.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (10.03%) QuickTest Pro
5 23 (7.21%) Visual Studio
6 16 (5.02%) SoapUI
7 14 (4.39%) JIRA
8 12 (3.76%) JMeter
8 12 (3.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 12 (3.76%) eggPlant
9 9 (2.82%) Cucumber
9 9 (2.82%) Git (software)
9 9 (2.82%) Subversion
10 3 (0.94%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.63%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.63%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.31%) FitNesse
General
1 80 (25.08%) Marketing
2 38 (11.91%) Finance
3 9 (2.82%) Advertising
4 6 (1.88%) Retail
5 5 (1.57%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.25%) Banking
7 3 (0.94%) Automotive
8 2 (0.63%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.31%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 108 (33.86%) Designer
2 79 (24.76%) UX Designer
3 46 (14.42%) Analyst
4 43 (13.48%) Developer
5 35 (10.97%) UI Designer
6 29 (9.09%) Senior Designer
7 26 (8.15%) Front-End Developer
8 23 (7.21%) Test Analyst
9 21 (6.58%) Consultant
10 16 (5.02%) UI Developer
10 16 (5.02%) Business Analyst
10 16 (5.02%) Senior UX Designer
10 16 (5.02%) UI Programmer
11 15 (4.70%) User Experience Researcher
11 15 (4.70%) QA Engineer
11 15 (4.70%) Salesforce.com Consultant
12 13 (4.08%) Web Developer
12 13 (4.08%) Tester
13 12 (3.76%) Performance Analyst
13 12 (3.76%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (41.07%) HTML
2 129 (40.44%) CSS
3 48 (15.05%) jQuery
4 45 (14.11%) HTML5
5 34 (10.66%) .NET
6 31 (9.72%) CSS3
7 30 (9.40%) Web Services
8 20 (6.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 20 (6.27%) LESS
9 18 (5.64%) AngularJS
10 17 (5.33%) SOAP
11 16 (5.02%) Gherkin
12 12 (3.76%) Ajax
12 12 (3.76%) XML
13 10 (3.13%) Backbone.js
14 9 (2.82%) Sass
15 6 (1.88%) ASP.NET
15 6 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (1.88%) RESTful
15 6 (1.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 218 (68.34%) User Experience
2 33 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 33 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (8.15%) Graphic Design
4 20 (6.27%) Human Factors
5 16 (5.02%) Psychology
5 16 (5.02%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.45%) RIA
8 5 (1.57%) Ergonomics
8 5 (1.57%) iPhone
8 5 (1.57%) W3C
9 4 (1.25%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.25%) Social Network
10 3 (0.94%) Social Media
10 3 (0.94%) BBC
10 3 (0.94%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.63%) Interactive TV
11 2 (0.63%) Freedom of Information
12 1 (0.31%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.96%) Android
2 14 (4.39%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.88%) Windows
4 5 (1.57%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.31%) UNIX
5 1 (0.31%) AIX
5 1 (0.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (19.75%) Information Architecture
3 57 (17.87%) Web Design
4 50 (15.67%) E-Commerce
5 48 (15.05%) Scrum
6 43 (13.48%) Product Management
6 43 (13.48%) User Stories
7 41 (12.85%) Software Engineering
8 38 (11.91%) Test Strategy
9 36 (11.29%) Analytics
10 34 (10.66%) Performance Testing
11 32 (10.03%) Manual Testing
11 32 (10.03%) Web Development
11 32 (10.03%) Automated Testing
12 31 (9.72%) Integration Testing
13 30 (9.40%) Test Scripting
14 27 (8.46%) Line Management
15 25 (7.84%) Test Automation
15 25 (7.84%) Rapid Prototyping
16 22 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (26.96%) JavaScript
2 25 (7.84%) Java
3 23 (7.21%) SQL
4 17 (5.33%) T-SQL
4 17 (5.33%) C#
5 12 (3.76%) Objective-C
6 3 (0.94%) Ruby
7 2 (0.63%) PHP
7 2 (0.63%) PHP5
7 2 (0.63%) PHP4
8 1 (0.31%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 53 (16.61%) Degree
2 14 (4.39%) ACCA
2 14 (4.39%) CIMA
3 13 (4.08%) ISEB
3 13 (4.08%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.25%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.94%) APMP
5 3 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (21.00%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 15 (4.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (12.23%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.90%) Adobe
3 16 (5.02%) Google
3 16 (5.02%) HP
4 15 (4.70%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.57%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.57%) Apple
6 4 (1.25%) IBM
6 4 (1.25%) iRise
7 3 (0.94%) ClickTale
7 3 (0.94%) Capita
8 2 (0.63%) SAP
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle
8 2 (0.63%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.63%) Zend
8 2 (0.63%) Twitter
9 1 (0.31%) Maxymiser
9 1 (0.31%) Facebook
9 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.31%) MicroStrategy
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
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Southampton, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 70k per year + Excellent Benefits Package
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City, London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 15 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 DOE
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Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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