The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 208 - 187
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% - 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% - 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £29,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -20.93%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4071 4271 3637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.66% 76.71% 74.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 3609 3120
Average salary £41,405 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,729 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Usability Testing
England

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
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 1 August 2014. 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
Staffordshire - 2 £29,000 -
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) MSTest
2 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) SoapUI

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (71.43%) MSTest
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Software Tester
2 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft