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

Usability Testing
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 174 178
Rank change year-on-year +38 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 13 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.52% 0.031% 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.034% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% -  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.79% +12.85%  

Usability Testing 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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2331 2931 3220
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 92.61% 91.02% 90.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2045 2341 2524
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Usability Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Usability Testing in Leeds

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Usability Testing in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing Usability Testing 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Test Management
2 12 (57.14%) SoapUI
3 7 (33.33%) SOAP
3 7 (33.33%) Web Services
3 7 (33.33%) ISEB
3 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 6 (28.57%) User Experience
4 6 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 6 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
4 6 (28.57%) Zephyr
4 6 (28.57%) REST
4 6 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 6 (28.57%) BDD
4 6 (28.57%) SpecFlow
4 6 (28.57%) ATDD
4 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 6 (28.57%) User Stories
4 6 (28.57%) Smoke Testing
4 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 6 (28.57%) JIRA
4 6 (28.57%) FitNesse
4 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 6 (28.57%) System Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Test Automation

Usability Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Fireworks
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) SoapUI
2 6 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 6 (28.57%) FitNesse
2 6 (28.57%) JIRA
2 6 (28.57%) SpecFlow
2 6 (28.57%) Zephyr
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
4 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Test Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) UX Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Interface Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Research Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) SOAP
1 7 (33.33%) Web Services
2 6 (28.57%) REST
3 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (9.52%) Sass
6 1 (4.76%) .NET
6 1 (4.76%) WSDL
6 1 (4.76%) XML
6 1 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Test Management
3 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 6 (28.57%) ATDD
4 6 (28.57%) BDD
4 6 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
4 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 6 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Smoke Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 6 (28.57%) System Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (28.57%) User Stories
5 4 (19.05%) Logistics
5 4 (19.05%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) ISEB
1 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft