The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Usability Testing
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 161 162
Rank change year-on-year +16 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 12 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.44% 0.035% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.038% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 3
Median salary £37,500 £67,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.44% +104.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £67,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £46,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2480 2618 2803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.38% 91.35% 89.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1589 1478 1763
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Usability Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Usability Testing in Scotland

Usability Testing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Usability Testing in Scotland over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Usability Testing in Scotland

Usability Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the Scotland 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
Edinburgh +1 6 £35,000 -48.14%
Glasgow - 6 £45,000 - 2
Usability Testing
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 19 (79.17%) User Experience
1 19 (79.17%) Wireframes
2 13 (54.17%) Axure RP
3 10 (41.67%) Information Architecture
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 10 (41.67%) CSS
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (37.50%) Adobe
4 9 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Rapid Prototyping
4 9 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (37.50%) GoToMeeting
4 9 (37.50%) Prototyping
5 8 (33.33%) Analytics
5 8 (33.33%) Java
6 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (29.17%) Qualitative Research
6 7 (29.17%) Service Design
6 7 (29.17%) Quantitative Research
7 5 (20.83%) A/B Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (20.83%) API Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Defect Management
7 5 (20.83%) User Stories
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (20.83%) Gherkin
7 5 (20.83%) BDD

Usability Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 9 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) GoToMeeting
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Axure RP
2 5 (20.83%) Selenium
2 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Multimedia
3 3 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Designer
2 14 (58.33%) UX Designer
3 5 (20.83%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) UI Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Interface Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior UX Designer
5 2 (8.33%) UI Architect
5 2 (8.33%) User Experience Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Digital UX Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) CSS
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) Gherkin
2 5 (20.83%) RESTful
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) CSS3
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) User Experience
2 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) BBC
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Wireframes
2 10 (41.67%) Information Architecture
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Prototyping
3 9 (37.50%) Rapid Prototyping
3 9 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (33.33%) Analytics
5 7 (29.17%) Qualitative Research
5 7 (29.17%) Quantitative Research
5 7 (29.17%) Service Design
6 5 (20.83%) A/B Testing
6 5 (20.83%) API Testing
6 5 (20.83%) BDD
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) Defect Management
6 5 (20.83%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.83%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Groovy
3 5 (20.83%) Scala
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Adobe
2 4 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (4.17%) Google
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