The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Testing
Rank 201 195 199
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 14 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.082% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.10% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 10
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -40.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Usability Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4333 3960 3909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.10% 80.70% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3609 3291 3264
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,898 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Usability Testing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Usability Testing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Usability Testing Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Usability Testing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warwickshire - 6 £45,000 -
Solihull - 5 £35,000 -
Birmingham -8 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 20 (95.24%) HTML
1 20 (95.24%) CSS
2 17 (80.95%) Web Services
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
3 11 (52.38%) XML
3 11 (52.38%) Automated Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
3 11 (52.38%) Manual Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Test Automation
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) User Experience
5 7 (33.33%) Information Architecture
6 6 (28.57%) HTML5
6 6 (28.57%) RESTful
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (28.57%) JSON
6 6 (28.57%) jQuery
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 6 (28.57%) .NET
6 6 (28.57%) MVC
6 6 (28.57%) Marketing
6 6 (28.57%) CSS3
6 6 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (28.57%) Big Data
6 6 (28.57%) Big Data Analytics
6 6 (28.57%) Data Analytics
6 6 (28.57%) Analytics
7 3 (14.29%) Axure RP
7 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
7 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 6 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Tester
2 11 (52.38%) Software Tester
3 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 6 (28.57%) UI Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (28.57%) UX Developer
3 6 (28.57%) UI Programmer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Software Tester
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Tester
5 3 (14.29%) UX Designer
5 3 (14.29%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) CSS
1 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 17 (80.95%) Web Services
3 11 (52.38%) XML
4 6 (28.57%) JSON
4 6 (28.57%) jQuery
4 6 (28.57%) RESTful
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (28.57%) HTML5
4 6 (28.57%) CSS3
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Automated Testing
1 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
1 11 (52.38%) Manual Testing
1 11 (52.38%) Test Automation
2 7 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 6 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (28.57%) Big Data Analytics
3 6 (28.57%) Data Analytics
3 6 (28.57%) Analytics
3 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
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