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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 756 741 797
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +56
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 151 226 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 91 184 151
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +9.33%

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
83876 95652 97563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.52% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 69767 79052 78125
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 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -3 149 £42,500 -5.55% 23
London -13 66 £50,000 -4.76% 13
South East +48 34 £37,500 -10.71% 3
Oxfordshire - 20 £20,000 - 1
City of London +47 17 £42,500 -15.00% 3
East of England +25 13 £65,000 +44.44% 3
North West -11 8 £40,000 +23.07%
North East - 8 £40,000 -
Surrey +41 7 £38,750 -30.80%
Manchester 0 7 £35,000 +7.69%
South West -4 7 £32,500 -20.73%
Tyne and Wear - 7 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 7 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 7 - - 2
Oxford - 7 £35,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +25 6 £65,000 +8.33% 1
East Midlands +22 6 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Bristol +8 5 £32,500 +3.17%
Abingdon - 5 - -
Yorkshire +17 4 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Hampshire +9 3 £35,000 +66.66%
Nottingham +8 3 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £60,000 +50.00% 1
West Sussex +4 3 £40,000 -4.76% 1
Crawley -9 3 £40,000 -4.76% 1
West Midlands -19 3 £42,000 +12.00%
Leicestershire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 3 £35,000 -
Leicester - 3 £35,000 -

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 202 (72.92%) User Experience
2 144 (51.99%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (40.43%) Wireframes
4 98 (35.38%) HTML
5 82 (29.60%) Degree
6 74 (26.71%) Prototyping
7 72 (25.99%) CSS
8 68 (24.55%) Adobe
9 67 (24.19%) Axure RP
10 65 (23.47%) Finance
11 58 (20.94%) Information Architecture
12 54 (19.49%) QA
13 53 (19.13%) Analytics
14 50 (18.05%) OmniGraffle
15 49 (17.69%) JavaScript
16 44 (15.88%) Marketing
17 39 (14.08%) Photoshop
17 39 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
18 38 (13.72%) Mobile App
18 38 (13.72%) HTML5
19 35 (12.64%) Computer Science
20 32 (11.55%) Scrum
21 30 (10.83%) Front End Development
21 30 (10.83%) Project Management
22 29 (10.47%) E-Commerce
23 28 (10.11%) Java
23 28 (10.11%) Software Testing
24 25 (9.03%) C#
24 25 (9.03%) InVision
24 25 (9.03%) User Stories

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 11 (3.97%) CMS
2 7 (2.53%) Marvel
3 6 (2.17%) IIS
4 3 (1.08%) WordPress
5 2 (0.72%) Drupal
6 1 (0.36%) SAS
6 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 50 (18.05%) OmniGraffle
2 39 (14.08%) Photoshop
3 25 (9.03%) InVision
4 24 (8.66%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (6.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 16 (5.78%) MS Visio
7 14 (5.05%) Fireworks
8 6 (2.17%) MS Excel
8 6 (2.17%) MS Office
9 5 (1.81%) InDesign
10 4 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (1.08%) MS Project
12 2 (0.72%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.72%) Pixate
13 1 (0.36%) CorelDRAW
13 1 (0.36%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 7 (2.53%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.69%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.08%) SaaS
3 2 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.72%) Google Play
4 1 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.33%) Intranet
2 10 (3.61%) HTTPS
3 5 (1.81%) Skype
4 2 (0.72%) GoToMeeting
5 1 (0.36%) HTTP
5 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.97%) Big Data
2 7 (2.53%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (1.81%) Mixpanel
4 5 (1.81%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (1.44%) SQLite
6 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.36%) DB2
7 1 (0.36%) MySQL
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 67 (24.19%) Axure RP
2 21 (7.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 17 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (5.42%) Selenium
4 15 (5.42%) Subversion
5 7 (2.53%) JIRA
5 7 (2.53%) JMeter
6 6 (2.17%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.17%) LoadRunner
6 6 (2.17%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.81%) HP UFT
7 5 (1.81%) JUnit
8 4 (1.44%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.08%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.08%) Protractor
9 3 (1.08%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.72%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.72%) Gradle
10 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.72%) Robotium
General
1 65 (23.47%) Finance
2 44 (15.88%) Marketing
3 16 (5.78%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.33%) Retail
5 7 (2.53%) Banking
5 7 (2.53%) Multimedia
6 6 (2.17%) Publishing
7 4 (1.44%) Back Office
7 4 (1.44%) Law
7 4 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.08%) Automotive
9 2 (0.72%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Front Office
10 1 (0.36%) Games
10 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 131 (47.29%) Designer
2 123 (44.40%) UX Designer
3 40 (14.44%) Architect
4 32 (11.55%) UI Designer
4 32 (11.55%) UI/UX Designer
5 30 (10.83%) Analyst
6 24 (8.66%) Developer
7 23 (8.30%) Senior Designer
8 22 (7.94%) Test Analyst
9 21 (7.58%) User Experience Architect
10 20 (7.22%) Tester
11 19 (6.86%) Software Analyst
12 18 (6.50%) Software Test Analyst
13 17 (6.14%) QA Analyst
14 16 (5.78%) Senior UX Designer
15 14 (5.05%) Consultant
16 13 (4.69%) QA Test Analyst
16 13 (4.69%) QA Tester
16 13 (4.69%) User Experience Consultant
17 12 (4.33%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (35.38%) HTML
2 72 (25.99%) CSS
3 38 (13.72%) HTML5
4 25 (9.03%) CSS3
5 22 (7.94%) XML
6 21 (7.58%) SOAP
7 19 (6.86%) jQuery
8 17 (6.14%) .NET
8 17 (6.14%) Web Services
9 15 (5.42%) REST
10 11 (3.97%) Hibernate
10 11 (3.97%) Node.js
10 11 (3.97%) Spring
11 10 (3.61%) AngularJS
11 10 (3.61%) JSON
11 10 (3.61%) RESTful
12 9 (3.25%) Apache Camel
12 9 (3.25%) JRuby
12 9 (3.25%) Spring Integration
13 6 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 202 (72.92%) User Experience
2 39 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (13.72%) Mobile App
4 35 (12.64%) Computer Science
5 19 (6.86%) Psychology
6 14 (5.05%) Smartphone
7 12 (4.33%) Digital Media
7 12 (4.33%) Management Information System
7 12 (4.33%) Visualisation
8 11 (3.97%) Blog
9 9 (3.25%) Fintech
10 8 (2.89%) Ergonomics
11 7 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (2.53%) Mathematics
12 6 (2.17%) Biology
12 6 (2.17%) Cybercrime
12 6 (2.17%) New Media
12 6 (2.17%) NHS
12 6 (2.17%) Taxonomies
13 5 (1.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.22%) Windows
2 16 (5.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (4.69%) Android
4 8 (2.89%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.17%) Windows 10
5 6 (2.17%) Windows 8
6 5 (1.81%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.08%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.36%) Unix
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (51.99%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (40.43%) Wireframes
3 74 (26.71%) Prototyping
4 58 (20.94%) Information Architecture
5 53 (19.13%) Analytics
6 32 (11.55%) Scrum
7 30 (10.83%) Front End Development
7 30 (10.83%) Project Management
8 29 (10.47%) E-Commerce
9 28 (10.11%) Software Testing
10 25 (9.03%) User Stories
11 24 (8.66%) Automated Testing
11 24 (8.66%) Web Design
12 21 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (6.86%) Manual Testing
13 19 (6.86%) Service Design
14 17 (6.14%) Mentoring
14 17 (6.14%) Responsive Web Design
15 16 (5.78%) SDLC
15 16 (5.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.69%) JavaScript
2 28 (10.11%) Java
3 25 (9.03%) C#
4 18 (6.50%) SQL
5 10 (3.61%) C
5 10 (3.61%) C++
5 10 (3.61%) Groovy
5 10 (3.61%) Scala
6 5 (1.81%) OCaml
7 3 (1.08%) PHP
8 1 (0.36%) Perl
8 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.36%) Python
8 1 (0.36%) Ruby
8 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 82 (29.60%) Degree
2 13 (4.69%) ISEB
3 11 (3.97%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.81%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (19.49%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) WCAG
3 1 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 3 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 68 (24.55%) Adobe
2 21 (7.58%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.42%) Google
4 11 (3.97%) Sony
5 10 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (3.61%) Sophos
6 8 (2.89%) Apple
7 4 (1.44%) HP
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle
8 2 (0.72%) SAP
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco
9 1 (0.36%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.36%) Facebook
9 1 (0.36%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
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