Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Qualitative Research skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Qualitative Research over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Qualitative Research
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1092 1113 1181
Rank change year-on-year +21 +68 +62
Permanent jobs citing Qualitative Research 56 76 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.034% 0.043% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.048% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 49 58 43
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -20.83% +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,379 £35,000
90th Percentile £60,250 £70,500 £98,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -20.83% +9.09%

Qualitative Research is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 150254 159112 182385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.36% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 119398 133448 151804
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%

Qualitative Research
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Qualitative Research as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Qualitative Research in England

Qualitative Research
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Qualitative Research in England.

Salary trend for Qualitative Research in England

Qualitative Research
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Qualitative Research in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Qualitative Research in England

Qualitative Research
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Qualitative Research within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 33 £60,000 +20.00% 2
North of England +5 10 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East of England +23 6 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £46,250 -
Midlands +37 4 £50,000 +38.89% 1
North West -2 4 £24,500 -28.47%
East Midlands - 4 £50,000 - 1
South East +42 2 £50,000 +25.00%
North East +5 1 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South West - 1 £35,000 - 1
Qualitative Research
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Qualitative Research 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 England region with a requirement for Qualitative Research.

1 51 (91.07%) Quantitative Research
2 40 (71.43%) User Experience
3 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.71%) Usability Testing
5 19 (33.93%) Analytics
5 19 (33.93%) Wireframes
6 14 (25.00%) Google
6 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 13 (23.21%) Google Analytics
7 13 (23.21%) Axure RP
8 12 (21.43%) HTML
9 10 (17.86%) Degree
10 9 (16.07%) SPSS
10 9 (16.07%) Statistical Analysis
10 9 (16.07%) Mobile App
10 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (16.07%) Ethnography
11 8 (14.29%) Service Design
11 8 (14.29%) Behavioural Analytics
11 8 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
11 8 (14.29%) Adobe
11 8 (14.29%) Photoshop
11 8 (14.29%) German Language
11 8 (14.29%) Adobe Analytics
11 8 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 7 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
12 7 (12.50%) Information Architecture
12 7 (12.50%) Use Case
12 7 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (12.50%) Visualisation

Qualitative Research
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.57%) SAS
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) SPSS
2 8 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (14.29%) Photoshop
3 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (8.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (7.14%) InVision
5 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.21%) Google Analytics
2 8 (14.29%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.57%) GitHub
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.79%) Power BI
2 1 (1.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Axure RP
2 8 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (7.14%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (14.29%) German Language
2 7 (12.50%) Finance
3 5 (8.93%) Marketing
4 4 (7.14%) Retail
4 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.57%) Advertising
5 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) User Experience Researcher
2 13 (23.21%) Designer
2 13 (23.21%) UX Designer
3 9 (16.07%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Service Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Product Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Senior User Experience Researcher
5 4 (7.14%) User Researcher
6 3 (5.36%) Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Digital Transformation
6 3 (5.36%) Digital User Researcher
6 3 (5.36%) User Experience Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Data Scientist
7 2 (3.57%) Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Product Owner
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Designer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) HTML
2 4 (7.14%) CSS
2 4 (7.14%) CSS3
2 4 (7.14%) HTML5
2 4 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.57%) D3.js
3 2 (3.57%) Django
3 2 (3.57%) Highcharts JS
3 2 (3.57%) Kafka
3 2 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (71.43%) User Experience
2 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.07%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.93%) Social Media
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.79%) BBC
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.79%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (1.79%) Android
2 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (91.07%) Quantitative Research
2 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (35.71%) Usability Testing
4 19 (33.93%) Analytics
4 19 (33.93%) Wireframes
5 9 (16.07%) Ethnography
5 9 (16.07%) Statistical Analysis
6 8 (14.29%) Behavioural Analytics
6 8 (14.29%) Service Design
7 7 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 7 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 7 (12.50%) Information Architecture
7 7 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (12.50%) Use Case
7 7 (12.50%) Visualisation
8 6 (10.71%) A/B Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Market Research
8 6 (10.71%) Prototyping
8 6 (10.71%) Psychology
9 5 (8.93%) Actionable Insight
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.93%) Python
2 5 (8.93%) SQL
3 2 (3.57%) R
4 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.79%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) HDFS
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Google
2 8 (14.29%) Adobe
3 4 (7.14%) Hotjar
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) Apple
5 1 (1.79%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.79%) Remedy
5 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.79%) Tableau
5 1 (1.79%) Vertica