The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Human Factors skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Human Factors over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Human Factors
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 775 925 929
Rank change year-on-year +150 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Human Factors 77 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.024% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.027% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 65 16 38
Median salary £53,573 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.78% -20.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,372 £34,000 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £65,554 £52,500 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £53,573 £47,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year +12.78% -11.21%  

Human Factors 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 76216 92627 93645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.14% 88.57% 86.99%
Number of salaries quoted 62695 76706 75786
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Human Factors
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Human Factors in the UK

Human Factors
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Human Factors in the UK

Human Factors
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Human Factors over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Human Factors in the UK

Human Factors
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Human Factors within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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
England +112 59 £53,573 +12.78% 6
North West - 50 £53,573 -
Bootle - 50 £53,573 -
Merseyside - 50 £53,573 -
Edinburgh - 12 £42,500 - 1
Scotland - 12 £42,500 - 1
South West +34 4 £53,760 +2.39%
Exeter - 4 £53,760 -
Devon - 4 £53,760 -
London +63 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
South Wales +13 3 £40,000 -3.61%
Wales +5 3 £40,000 -3.61% 1
South East +48 1 - - 1
City of London +34 1 £65,000 +73.33%
East of England +33 1 £50,000 - 2
West Sussex +4 1 - -
Caerphilly - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Human Factors also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Human Factors.

1 50 (43.48%) Physics
2 42 (36.52%) User Experience
3 40 (34.78%) Degree
4 33 (28.70%) Wireframes
5 32 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (24.35%) Finance
7 25 (21.74%) User Stories
8 20 (17.39%) Axure RP
9 19 (16.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 19 (16.52%) Adobe
10 18 (15.65%) Project Management
10 18 (15.65%) Psychology
10 18 (15.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 18 (15.65%) Cognitive Psychology
11 17 (14.78%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 17 (14.78%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
11 17 (14.78%) Change Management
11 17 (14.78%) Information Security
12 15 (13.04%) Infrastructure Management
13 14 (12.17%) Military
13 14 (12.17%) Business Analysis
14 11 (9.57%) Service Design
15 10 (8.70%) Usability Testing
15 10 (8.70%) MS Office
15 10 (8.70%) MS Excel
16 9 (7.83%) ITIL
16 9 (7.83%) Cisco
16 9 (7.83%) Citrix
16 9 (7.83%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (7.83%) VMware

Human Factors
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (0.87%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (15.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.70%) MS Office
3 2 (1.74%) CATIA
3 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.74%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.87%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.87%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.83%) Firewall
1 9 (7.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.96%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.87%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (17.39%) Axure RP
2 19 (16.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 8 (6.96%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.87%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 28 (24.35%) Finance
2 14 (12.17%) Military
3 9 (7.83%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.74%) Automotive
4 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Electronics
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
5 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (25.22%) Designer
1 29 (25.22%) UX Designer
2 19 (16.52%) Analyst
3 18 (15.65%) Senior Designer
3 18 (15.65%) Senior UX Designer
4 10 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.83%) Network Analyst
5 9 (7.83%) Network Security Analyst
5 9 (7.83%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.83%) Security Analyst
5 9 (7.83%) User Experience Researcher
6 8 (6.96%) Developer
6 8 (6.96%) Head of Programme Management
6 8 (6.96%) Head of Programme Office
6 8 (6.96%) IT Security Officer
6 8 (6.96%) Security Officer
6 8 (6.96%) SQL Developer
6 8 (6.96%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) User Researcher
7 7 (6.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.87%) .NET
1 1 (0.87%) CSS
1 1 (0.87%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (36.52%) User Experience
2 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.87%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (0.87%) Robotics
3 1 (0.87%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.48%) Physics
2 33 (28.70%) Wireframes
3 32 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.74%) User Stories
5 18 (15.65%) Cognitive Psychology
5 18 (15.65%) Project Management
5 18 (15.65%) Psychology
6 17 (14.78%) Change Management
6 17 (14.78%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 17 (14.78%) Information Security
6 17 (14.78%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
7 15 (13.04%) Infrastructure Management
8 14 (12.17%) Business Analysis
9 11 (9.57%) Service Design
10 10 (8.70%) Usability Testing
11 9 (7.83%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (7.83%) Ergonomics
11 9 (7.83%) ITIL
11 9 (7.83%) Programme Management
11 9 (7.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.96%) SQL
2 2 (1.74%) C
3 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (34.78%) Degree
2 9 (7.83%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (6.96%) MAPM
4 6 (5.22%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) PhD
6 1 (0.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.48%) Def Stans
2 4 (3.48%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (16.52%) Adobe
2 9 (7.83%) Cisco
2 9 (7.83%) Citrix
2 9 (7.83%) VMware
3 8 (6.96%) IBM
3 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.96%) Oracle
4 2 (1.74%) EMC
4 2 (1.74%) MEDITECH
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Salary: Depending on experience plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Capgemini
Salary: Market related
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago