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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 733 783 771
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -12
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 144 176 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 121 128 143
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
80020 92993 98289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.11% 87.55% 85.68%
Number of salaries quoted 65997 76776 80782
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 £31,000
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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +32 130 £45,000 - 31
London +20 46 £60,000 +17.07% 14
South East +65 26 £47,500 +11.76% 8
West Midlands +1 16 £35,000 +5.91% 2
City of London +27 10 £44,500 -11.00% 1
South West +7 10 £55,000 +69.23%
North West -10 10 £45,000 +48.76%
Oxfordshire +35 9 £41,500 - 4
Oxford +33 9 £41,500 - 3
West Sussex +27 9 £50,000 +19.04% 1
Scotland +33 8 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Edinburgh +18 8 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands +12 8 £45,000 - 1
Manchester -20 8 £55,000 +69.23%
Coventry +5 7 £22,500 -31.91%
East of England 0 6 £40,000 -
Wales - 6 £37,725 -
Newport - 6 £37,725 -
South Wales - 6 £37,725 -
West Yorkshire +33 5 £25,000 -41.17% 3
Leeds +20 5 £25,000 -41.17% 3
Yorkshire +14 5 £25,000 -41.17% 3
Hertfordshire +7 5 £60,000 +50.00%
Worthing - 5 £55,000 - 1
Bristol +13 4 £55,000 +74.60%
Crawley +7 4 £40,000 -4.76%
Nottinghamshire +3 4 £60,000 - 1
Nottingham +1 4 £60,000 - 1
Leicester - 4 £42,500 -
Stockport - 4 £60,000 -

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 213 (72.70%) User Experience
2 144 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (37.88%) HTML
4 109 (37.20%) Wireframes
5 87 (29.69%) CSS
5 87 (29.69%) Adobe
6 86 (29.35%) Degree
7 75 (25.60%) Prototyping
7 75 (25.60%) Axure RP
8 54 (18.43%) JavaScript
8 54 (18.43%) Finance
9 49 (16.72%) Photoshop
9 49 (16.72%) Marketing
10 45 (15.36%) QA
10 45 (15.36%) Information Architecture
11 43 (14.68%) OmniGraffle
12 41 (13.99%) Mobile App
12 41 (13.99%) Adobe Illustrator
13 40 (13.65%) Scrum
14 38 (12.97%) Analytics
15 37 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
16 36 (12.29%) Computer Science
17 34 (11.60%) Java
17 34 (11.60%) InVision
18 30 (10.24%) HTML5
19 28 (9.56%) Automated Testing
20 27 (9.22%) Responsive Web Design
21 26 (8.87%) Psychology
21 26 (8.87%) jQuery
22 25 (8.53%) Balsamiq Mockups

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 (3.75%) CMS
2 8 (2.73%) Marvel
3 5 (1.71%) Confluence
4 4 (1.37%) WordPress
5 3 (1.02%) JBoss
6 2 (0.68%) IIS
7 1 (0.34%) Drupal
7 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 49 (16.72%) Photoshop
2 43 (14.68%) OmniGraffle
3 41 (13.99%) Adobe Illustrator
4 34 (11.60%) InVision
5 18 (6.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 16 (5.46%) Fireworks
7 10 (3.41%) InDesign
8 7 (2.39%) MS Visio
9 6 (2.05%) MS Excel
9 6 (2.05%) MS Office
10 5 (1.71%) Pixate
11 4 (1.37%) Acrobat
11 4 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (0.68%) MS Project
13 1 (0.34%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 7 (2.39%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.10%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (1.37%) SaaS
3 3 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.02%) Google Play
3 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.73%) GoToMeeting
2 7 (2.39%) Internet
3 5 (1.71%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.37%) Skype
5 2 (0.68%) LDAP
6 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.10%) Big Data
2 9 (3.07%) MongoDB
2 9 (3.07%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (2.05%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.05%) SQLite
4 4 (1.37%) Mixpanel
5 2 (0.68%) MySQL
5 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 75 (25.60%) Axure RP
2 25 (8.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 18 (6.14%) Selenium
3 18 (6.14%) Subversion
4 15 (5.12%) JIRA
5 8 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.05%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.05%) JMeter
6 6 (2.05%) JUnit
6 6 (2.05%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.71%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.71%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.37%) Android Studio
8 4 (1.37%) Gradle
8 4 (1.37%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.37%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.37%) Robolectric
8 4 (1.37%) Robotium
9 2 (0.68%) Appium
9 2 (0.68%) TestNG
General
1 54 (18.43%) Finance
2 49 (16.72%) Marketing
3 14 (4.78%) Retail
4 9 (3.07%) Automotive
5 7 (2.39%) Multimedia
6 6 (2.05%) Banking
6 6 (2.05%) Publishing
6 6 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.71%) Advertising
8 4 (1.37%) Legal
9 3 (1.02%) Law
9 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.68%) Games
11 1 (0.34%) Electronics
11 1 (0.34%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 145 (49.49%) Designer
2 132 (45.05%) UX Designer
3 45 (15.36%) UI Designer
4 40 (13.65%) UI/UX Designer
5 35 (11.95%) Developer
6 32 (10.92%) Architect
7 26 (8.87%) Analyst
8 23 (7.85%) Senior Designer
9 21 (7.17%) User Experience Architect
9 21 (7.17%) User Researcher
10 20 (6.83%) UX Developer
11 19 (6.48%) Lead Designer
12 18 (6.14%) Lead UX Designer
13 17 (5.80%) Tester
13 17 (5.80%) Usability Designer
14 16 (5.46%) Senior UX Designer
14 16 (5.46%) Test Analyst
14 16 (5.46%) UI Developer
14 16 (5.46%) UI/UX Developer
15 14 (4.78%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (37.88%) HTML
2 87 (29.69%) CSS
3 30 (10.24%) HTML5
4 26 (8.87%) jQuery
5 24 (8.19%) Web Services
6 20 (6.83%) CSS3
7 17 (5.80%) SOAP
8 16 (5.46%) REST
9 14 (4.78%) XML
10 12 (4.10%) .NET
10 12 (4.10%) Gherkin
10 12 (4.10%) Hibernate
10 12 (4.10%) RESTful
11 9 (3.07%) Spring
12 8 (2.73%) AngularJS
13 7 (2.39%) JSON
14 6 (2.05%) Apache Camel
14 6 (2.05%) J2EE
14 6 (2.05%) JRuby
14 6 (2.05%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 213 (72.70%) User Experience
2 41 (13.99%) Mobile App
3 37 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (12.29%) Computer Science
5 26 (8.87%) Psychology
6 14 (4.78%) Visualisation
7 10 (3.41%) Fintech
7 10 (3.41%) Statistics
8 9 (3.07%) Ergonomics
8 9 (3.07%) iPad
9 8 (2.73%) Blog
9 8 (2.73%) Graphic Design
10 6 (2.05%) Biology
10 6 (2.05%) Digital Media
10 6 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.05%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.37%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.37%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.37%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.48%) Windows
2 18 (6.14%) Android
3 12 (4.10%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.73%) Mac OS X
5 6 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.02%) Linux
6 3 (1.02%) Unix
7 2 (0.68%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (37.20%) Wireframes
3 75 (25.60%) Prototyping
4 45 (15.36%) Information Architecture
5 40 (13.65%) Scrum
6 38 (12.97%) Analytics
7 28 (9.56%) Automated Testing
8 27 (9.22%) Responsive Web Design
9 23 (7.85%) E-Commerce
9 23 (7.85%) Project Management
9 23 (7.85%) Service Design
9 23 (7.85%) Software Engineering
10 21 (7.17%) Front End Development
10 21 (7.17%) Web Design
11 20 (6.83%) UX Design
12 19 (6.48%) Rapid Prototyping
13 18 (6.14%) Software Testing
13 18 (6.14%) User Stories
13 18 (6.14%) Web Analytics
14 17 (5.80%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (18.43%) JavaScript
2 34 (11.60%) Java
3 17 (5.80%) C#
4 16 (5.46%) SQL
5 14 (4.78%) Groovy
5 14 (4.78%) Scala
6 10 (3.41%) C
7 7 (2.39%) C++
8 5 (1.71%) PHP
9 3 (1.02%) Ruby
10 1 (0.34%) Lua
Qualifications
1 86 (29.35%) Degree
2 8 (2.73%) ISEB
3 5 (1.71%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.02%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.68%) CISM
5 2 (0.68%) CISSP
5 2 (0.68%) GIAC
5 2 (0.68%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (15.36%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (0.34%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.02%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (29.69%) Adobe
2 17 (5.80%) Google
3 12 (4.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.73%) Apple
5 6 (2.05%) HP
6 5 (1.71%) Atlassian
6 5 (1.71%) Oracle
6 5 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.71%) Sophos
7 3 (1.02%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.68%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.68%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco
9 1 (0.34%) ClickTale
9 1 (0.34%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.34%) SAP
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Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
SLS Services Limited
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum + bonus, training, pension ect
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London, UK
The Body Shop International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing
Salary: £50,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Twickenham
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
PMC retail
Salary: Competitive Basic + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Twickenham
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago