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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Qualitative Research
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 838 870 923
Rank change year-on-year +32 +53  
Permanent jobs citing Qualitative Research 28 41 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.044% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.050% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 17
Median salary £45,500 £53,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.34% -10.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year -11.76% -12.82%  

Qualitative Research 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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75142 82315 90296
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.70% 88.99% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60877 69674 74649
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Qualitative Research
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +21 12 £60,000 - 6
Yorkshire +4 5 £36,378 - 3
South East +44 4 £35,000 -34.88%
North East - 4 £40,000 - 1
East of England -13 3 £52,500 - 1
Qualitative Research
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 55 (76.39%) Quantitative Research
2 50 (69.44%) User Experience
3 37 (51.39%) Usability Testing
4 32 (44.44%) Degree
5 26 (36.11%) Analytics
6 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (29.17%) Ethnography
7 21 (29.17%) Market Research
8 19 (26.39%) Wireframes
9 17 (23.61%) Google Analytics
9 17 (23.61%) Google
10 15 (20.83%) Adobe
10 15 (20.83%) A/B Testing
11 14 (19.44%) Axure RP
12 13 (18.06%) SPSS
12 13 (18.06%) HTML
12 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
13 12 (16.67%) Retail
13 12 (16.67%) Line Management
13 12 (16.67%) Mentoring
13 12 (16.67%) FMCG
13 12 (16.67%) Anthropology
13 12 (16.67%) Samsung
13 12 (16.67%) Semiotics
14 11 (15.28%) Adobe Analytics
14 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (13.89%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
15 10 (13.89%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
15 10 (13.89%) Framer.js
15 10 (13.89%) Usabilla

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 (2.78%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) SPSS
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.39%) InDesign
3 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.39%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.61%) Google Analytics
2 11 (15.28%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (2.78%) Apache Hive
1 2 (2.78%) Big Data
1 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.39%) Mixpanel
2 1 (1.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 12 (16.67%) Retail
2 9 (12.50%) Games
3 8 (11.11%) Finance
4 4 (5.56%) German Language
4 4 (5.56%) Multimedia
5 3 (4.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.39%) Billing
6 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (34.72%) User Experience Researcher
2 17 (23.61%) Designer
2 17 (23.61%) Market Research Manager
2 17 (23.61%) Research Manager
2 17 (23.61%) UX Designer
3 13 (18.06%) User Researcher
4 10 (13.89%) UI Designer
4 10 (13.89%) UI/UX Designer
5 6 (8.33%) Senior User Experience Researcher
6 5 (6.94%) Insight Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Designer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior UI Designer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior UI/UX Designer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior UX Designer
8 2 (2.78%) Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Data Scientist
9 1 (1.39%) Business Analyst
9 1 (1.39%) Consultant
9 1 (1.39%) Development Manager
9 1 (1.39%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.06%) HTML
2 10 (13.89%) Framer.js
3 5 (6.94%) CSS
4 1 (1.39%) CSS3
4 1 (1.39%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.39%) HTML5
4 1 (1.39%) jQuery
4 1 (1.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 50 (69.44%) User Experience
2 12 (16.67%) FMCG
3 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.33%) Social Media
5 4 (5.56%) BBC
6 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (76.39%) Quantitative Research
2 37 (51.39%) Usability Testing
3 26 (36.11%) Analytics
4 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (29.17%) Ethnography
5 21 (29.17%) Market Research
6 19 (26.39%) Wireframes
7 15 (20.83%) A/B Testing
8 12 (16.67%) Anthropology
8 12 (16.67%) Line Management
8 12 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 12 (16.67%) Semiotics
9 10 (13.89%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 10 (13.89%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
10 8 (11.11%) B2B
10 8 (11.11%) Behavioural Analytics
11 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (9.72%) Psychology
12 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
12 5 (6.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.56%) SQL
3 2 (2.78%) Java
3 2 (2.78%) Python
3 2 (2.78%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) HDFS
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Google
2 15 (20.83%) Adobe
3 12 (16.67%) Samsung
4 10 (13.89%) Usabilla
5 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.33%) Optimizely
6 5 (6.94%) Hotjar
6 5 (6.94%) IBM
7 4 (5.56%) Apple
8 2 (2.78%) Hortonworks
8 2 (2.78%) Vertica
9 1 (1.39%) Facebook
9 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
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