Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Psychology skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Psychology over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Psychology
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 749 744 827
Rank change year-on-year -5 +83 +38
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 96 99 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 62 86 74
London median annual salary £55,000 £61,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.57% +2.50% +12.15%
10th Percentile £38,862 £41,574 £45,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £81,250 £83,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09% +3.77%

Psychology 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68869 67817 79798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.63% 90.61% 89.56%
Number of salaries quoted 52972 58374 67234
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Psychology
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Psychology as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Psychology in London

Psychology
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Psychology in London

Psychology
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Psychology in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Psychology in London

Psychology
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London -5 17 £61,500 -
West London +10 3 £40,000 -23.81%
South London - 2 £58,063 -
Psychology
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 London region with a requirement for Psychology.

1 58 (60.42%) User Experience
2 51 (53.13%) Degree
3 39 (40.63%) Marketing
4 32 (33.33%) Analytics
5 26 (27.08%) Adobe
6 20 (20.83%) CMS
6 20 (20.83%) Content Management
6 20 (20.83%) Computer Science
6 20 (20.83%) Mentoring
7 19 (19.79%) Social Media
7 19 (19.79%) Axure RP
7 19 (19.79%) Advertising
8 18 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
8 18 (18.75%) Project Management
8 18 (18.75%) Human Factors
9 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Office
10 16 (16.67%) Internet
10 16 (16.67%) InDesign
10 16 (16.67%) Automotive
10 16 (16.67%) Internet Marketing
10 16 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
10 16 (16.67%) Heuristic Evaluation
11 15 (15.63%) Cognitive Psychology
11 15 (15.63%) Quantitative Research
11 15 (15.63%) Microsoft
12 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (13.54%) Prototyping
13 13 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (13.54%) Digital Marketing
13 13 (13.54%) Ergonomics

Psychology
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (20.83%) CMS
2 4 (4.17%) WordPress
3 3 (3.13%) SAS
4 1 (1.04%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 18 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (16.67%) InDesign
3 16 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (5.21%) SPSS
6 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (2.08%) InVision
7 2 (2.08%) Photoshop
7 2 (2.08%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.08%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Google Analytics
1 5 (5.21%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (2.08%) Power BI
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.04%) BigQuery
3 1 (1.04%) MySQL
3 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (19.79%) Axure RP
General
1 39 (40.63%) Marketing
2 19 (19.79%) Advertising
3 16 (16.67%) Automotive
4 9 (9.38%) Finance
5 6 (6.25%) Games
6 3 (3.13%) French Language
6 3 (3.13%) German Language
6 3 (3.13%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (30.21%) User Experience Researcher
2 23 (23.96%) Designer
3 22 (22.92%) Analyst
4 19 (19.79%) UX Designer
5 16 (16.67%) User Researcher
6 12 (12.50%) Business Analyst
7 11 (11.46%) Senior Designer
7 11 (11.46%) Senior UX Designer
8 10 (10.42%) Consultant
8 10 (10.42%) Junior
9 6 (6.25%) Business Change Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Business Change Business Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Business Consultant
9 6 (6.25%) Data Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Junior Designer
9 6 (6.25%) Junior UX Designer
10 5 (5.21%) Development Analyst
11 4 (4.17%) Digital User Researcher
11 4 (4.17%) Instructional Designer
11 4 (4.17%) Senior User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) CSS
1 2 (2.08%) HTML
1 2 (2.08%) Node.js
2 1 (1.04%) Material Design
2 1 (1.04%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (1.04%) Pandas
2 1 (1.04%) React
2 1 (1.04%) Redux
2 1 (1.04%) scikit-learn
2 1 (1.04%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 58 (60.42%) User Experience
2 20 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 19 (19.79%) Social Media
4 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.21%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (3.13%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.13%) Tandem
7 2 (2.08%) Online Games
8 1 (1.04%) Blog
8 1 (1.04%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.04%) Linked Data
8 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.42%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.04%) Android
2 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.33%) Analytics
2 20 (20.83%) Content Management
2 20 (20.83%) Mentoring
3 18 (18.75%) Human Factors
3 18 (18.75%) Project Management
4 16 (16.67%) Heuristic Evaluation
4 16 (16.67%) Internet Marketing
5 15 (15.63%) Cognitive Psychology
5 15 (15.63%) Quantitative Research
6 13 (13.54%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (13.54%) Ergonomics
6 13 (13.54%) Prototyping
6 13 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (13.54%) Statistics
7 12 (12.50%) Service Design
8 11 (11.46%) Cognitive Science
8 11 (11.46%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 11 (11.46%) Field Research
8 11 (11.46%) Guerrilla Testing
8 11 (11.46%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.21%) Python
2 4 (4.17%) SQL
3 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.13%) R
4 1 (1.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 51 (53.13%) Degree
2 7 (7.29%) Postgraduate
3 5 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.08%) PhD
5 1 (1.04%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 26 (27.08%) Adobe
2 15 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.46%) Apple
4 10 (10.42%) Google
5 7 (7.29%) Tableau
6 4 (4.17%) Genesys
6 4 (4.17%) Hotjar
6 4 (4.17%) Optimizely
6 4 (4.17%) Pega
7 2 (2.08%) Datactics
7 2 (2.08%) IBM
8 1 (1.04%) SIMUL8