The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Human Factors in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Human Factors over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Human Factors
Rank - 194 192
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 0 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.02% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 9
Average salary - £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
Human Factors
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1246 1574 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.19% 28.51% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1354 1036
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Human Factors
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Human Factors across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Human Factors Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Human Factors
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Human Factors across the West Midlands region.

Human Factors Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Human Factors
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Human Factors 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 Human Factors.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Human Factors 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 Human Factors. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware