Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Psychology
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 534 567 636
Rank change year-on-year +33 +69 +29
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 13 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.043% 0.10% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.11% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 16
South East median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% - -30.43%
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26524 30586 37174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.46% 87.44% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21839 25381 30726
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Psychology
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Psychology as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Psychology in the South East

Psychology
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Psychology in the South East

Psychology
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Psychology in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Psychology in the South East

Psychology
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 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
Thames Valley +50 9 £55,000 -12.00%
Oxfordshire - 8 £55,000 -
Surrey +5 3 £33,500 -16.25%
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £33,000 -47.20%
West Sussex +1 1 £52,500 +31.25%
Psychology
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for Psychology.

1 11 (84.62%) User Experience
1 11 (84.62%) Cognitive Psychology
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Usability Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 8 (61.54%) Web Application Development
3 8 (61.54%) MS Visio
3 8 (61.54%) InVision
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Ethnography
5 3 (23.08%) Heuristic Evaluation
5 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (7.69%) Banking
6 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.69%) Online Banking
6 1 (7.69%) Remote Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.69%) Human Factors
6 1 (7.69%) APMG
6 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
6 1 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development

Psychology
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (61.54%) InVision
1 8 (61.54%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) User Experience Researcher
2 1 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Cognitive Psychology
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Usability Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Web Application Development
4 3 (23.08%) Ethnography
4 3 (23.08%) Heuristic Evaluation
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Behavioural Change
5 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) Human Factors
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (7.69%) Remote Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) APMG