The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Psychology skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Psychology
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 249 291
Rank change year-on-year +19 +42  
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 4 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.076% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 17
Median salary - £61,500 £56,816
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.24%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,689 £30,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year +18.96% -36.50%  

Psychology is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4674 5696 9220
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.25% 90.60% 89.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4129 5199 7893
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Psychology
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Psychology as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Psychology in the City of London

Psychology
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Psychology in the City of London.

Salary trend for Psychology in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Psychology also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Psychology.

1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) UX Design
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Ergonomics
2 4 (80.00%) Human Factors
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Service Design
2 4 (80.00%) Prototyping
2 4 (80.00%) Guerrilla Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 4 (80.00%) Quantitative Research
3 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile First
3 1 (20.00%) Typography

Psychology
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience Researcher
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Designer
2 1 (20.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (20.00%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (80.00%) Ergonomics
1 4 (80.00%) Guerrilla Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Human Factors
1 4 (80.00%) Prototyping
1 4 (80.00%) Quantitative Research
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Service Design
1 4 (80.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) UX Design
1 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (20.00%) Typography
2 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
City, London
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