Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Usability Testing
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 - 63
Rank change year-on-year - +63 -
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 0.30% - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Shropshire median annual salary £45,000 - -
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £34,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year +16.79% -18.45% +12.00%

Usability Testing 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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 271 406 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 80.90% 87.12% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 163 276 430
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,500 £24,925
90th Percentile £61,250 £71,106 £58,875
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

Usability Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing Usability Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

Job vacancy trend for Usability Testing in Shropshire

Usability Testing
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
Telford - 1 £45,000 -
Usability Testing
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Usability Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Usability Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian