The first table below looks at the demand for Usability Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 206 144 168
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +24
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 3 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.062% 0.65% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.79% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 13
Average salary £34,000 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -24.44%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4054 2918 2770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.16% 82.87% 79.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3229 2207 2300
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Usability Testing
Yorkshire

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Usability Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Usability Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Leeds -52 3 £34,000 +7.93%
Usability Testing
Yorkshire

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 23 (100.00%) SOAP
1 23 (100.00%) Web Services
1 23 (100.00%) XML
1 23 (100.00%) XSD
1 23 (100.00%) WSDL
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (91.30%) Test Automation
2 21 (91.30%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) HP
2 21 (91.30%) Selenium
2 21 (91.30%) Test Management
3 19 (82.61%) Finance
3 19 (82.61%) QA
4 15 (65.22%) Cucumber
4 15 (65.22%) User Stories
4 15 (65.22%) FitNesse
4 15 (65.22%) SpecFlow
5 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
5 8 (34.78%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
6 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
6 6 (26.09%) TDD
7 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
7 4 (17.39%) ISEB
8 2 (8.70%) DSDM
8 2 (8.70%) ISTQB

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (91.30%) Selenium
3 15 (65.22%) Cucumber
3 15 (65.22%) FitNesse
3 15 (65.22%) SpecFlow
4 8 (34.78%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (82.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Analyst
1 23 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Test Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Tester
3 6 (26.09%) Software Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) SOAP
1 23 (100.00%) Web Services
1 23 (100.00%) XML
1 23 (100.00%) XSD
1 23 (100.00%) WSDL
2 21 (91.30%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (91.30%) Test Automation
2 21 (91.30%) Test Management
3 15 (65.22%) User Stories
4 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.70%) DSDM
7 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (82.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 21 (91.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (91.30%) HP