The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Psychology skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Psychology
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 820 859 903
Rank change year-on-year +39 +44  
Permanent jobs citing Psychology 54 74 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.076% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.086% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 23 73 62
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £42,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,689 £30,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year +18.96% -36.50%  

Psychology 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 80257 86320 97586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.74% 88.92% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 64749 72153 79773
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 £79,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Psychology
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Psychology in the UK

Psychology
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Psychology in the UK

Psychology
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Psychology over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Psychology in the UK

Psychology
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +29 52 £40,000 -33.33% 22
London +17 35 £50,000 -18.69% 9
South West -6 5 £27,000 -60.00%
South East +62 4 £55,000 +2.32% 4
City of London +19 4 - - 2
Exeter - 4 £27,000 -
Devon - 4 £27,000 -
Yorkshire -5 3 £36,378 -33.85% 4
Leeds - 3 £36,378 - 3
West Yorkshire - 3 £36,378 - 3
West Midlands +13 2 £35,000 -
Edinburgh -9 2 £46,250 +74.52%
Scotland -9 2 £46,250 +74.52%
East Midlands - 2 £37,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £55,000 - 2
Oxford - 2 £55,000 - 1
Coventry -4 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -11 1 £33,000 -40.00%
Milton Keynes -13 1 £33,000 -40.00%
North West -40 1 £40,000 +50.94% 2
Warrington - 1 £40,000 - 1
Derby - 1 £37,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £37,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Taunton - 1 £19,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Somerset - 1 £19,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 with a requirement for Psychology.

1 77 (78.57%) User Experience
2 57 (58.16%) Degree
3 29 (29.59%) Marketing
3 29 (29.59%) Axure RP
4 27 (27.55%) Adobe
5 24 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (22.45%) Social Media
6 22 (22.45%) OmniGraffle
7 21 (21.43%) Heuristic Evaluation
7 21 (21.43%) Prototyping
7 21 (21.43%) Scrum
8 20 (20.41%) Project Management
8 20 (20.41%) Advertising
8 20 (20.41%) Mentoring
9 19 (19.39%) Adobe Illustrator
9 19 (19.39%) Internet
10 18 (18.37%) InDesign
10 18 (18.37%) CMS
10 18 (18.37%) Automotive
10 18 (18.37%) Content Management
10 18 (18.37%) Internet Marketing
10 18 (18.37%) Analytics
11 17 (17.35%) Wireframes
12 16 (16.33%) Usability Testing
13 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Office
13 15 (15.31%) Cognitive Psychology
14 14 (14.29%) Quantitative Research
15 13 (13.27%) Visualisation
15 13 (13.27%) Computer Science

Psychology
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 18 (18.37%) CMS
2 7 (7.14%) SAS
3 4 (4.08%) Marvel
Applications
1 22 (22.45%) OmniGraffle
2 19 (19.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (18.37%) InDesign
4 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (8.16%) Photoshop
7 3 (3.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (3.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (2.04%) InVision
8 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
8 2 (2.04%) UserZoom
9 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (1.02%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.20%) Google Analytics
2 9 (9.18%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (4.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.39%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) Base SAS
2 2 (2.04%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.04%) MySQL
2 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.02%) Big Data
3 1 (1.02%) BigQuery
3 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.02%) QlikView
3 1 (1.02%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (29.59%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.02%) Grunt
3 1 (1.02%) gulp
3 1 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (1.02%) Protractor
3 1 (1.02%) QUnit
General
1 29 (29.59%) Marketing
2 20 (20.41%) Advertising
3 18 (18.37%) Automotive
4 9 (9.18%) Finance
4 9 (9.18%) Games
5 4 (4.08%) Legal
6 3 (3.06%) Retail
6 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.04%) German Language
7 2 (2.04%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.02%) Banking
8 1 (1.02%) French Language
8 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (42.86%) Designer
2 38 (38.78%) UX Designer
3 24 (24.49%) Senior Designer
3 24 (24.49%) Senior UX Designer
4 19 (19.39%) User Experience Researcher
5 12 (12.24%) User Researcher
6 11 (11.22%) Junior
7 9 (9.18%) Junior Designer
7 9 (9.18%) Junior UX Designer
8 7 (7.14%) Analyst
9 3 (3.06%) Consultant
9 3 (3.06%) Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Graduate
9 3 (3.06%) Senior User Experience Researcher
10 2 (2.04%) Conversion Specialist
10 2 (2.04%) Data Scientist
10 2 (2.04%) Lead UX Designer
10 2 (2.04%) UI/UX Designer
10 2 (2.04%) User Experience Consultant
10 2 (2.04%) Web Analytics Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) CSS
1 10 (10.20%) HTML
2 6 (6.12%) jQuery
3 5 (5.10%) CSS3
3 5 (5.10%) HTML5
3 5 (5.10%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (4.08%) Framer.js
5 2 (2.04%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.02%) .NET
6 1 (1.02%) Angular 2
6 1 (1.02%) Django
6 1 (1.02%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (1.02%) Laravel
6 1 (1.02%) Pandas
6 1 (1.02%) Sass
6 1 (1.02%) scikit-learn
6 1 (1.02%) SciPy
6 1 (1.02%) Symfony
6 1 (1.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (78.57%) User Experience
2 22 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (22.45%) Social Media
3 13 (13.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.06%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.04%) Biotechnology
6 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.02%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.02%) Android
2 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.02%) Linux
2 1 (1.02%) Windows
2 1 (1.02%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.43%) Heuristic Evaluation
2 21 (21.43%) Prototyping
2 21 (21.43%) Scrum
3 20 (20.41%) Mentoring
3 20 (20.41%) Project Management
4 18 (18.37%) Analytics
4 18 (18.37%) Content Management
4 18 (18.37%) Internet Marketing
5 17 (17.35%) Wireframes
6 16 (16.33%) Usability Testing
7 15 (15.31%) Cognitive Psychology
8 14 (14.29%) Quantitative Research
9 13 (13.27%) Visualisation
10 12 (12.24%) Data Visualisation
11 11 (11.22%) Coaching
11 11 (11.22%) Information Architecture
12 10 (10.20%) Market Research
13 9 (9.18%) Mathematics
13 9 (9.18%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.18%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.10%) Python
2 5 (5.10%) R
3 4 (4.08%) SQL
4 3 (3.06%) MATLAB
5 2 (2.04%) VB
6 1 (1.02%) C
6 1 (1.02%) C#
6 1 (1.02%) Java
6 1 (1.02%) PHP
6 1 (1.02%) Scala
6 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 57 (58.16%) Degree
2 5 (5.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.06%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.04%) PhD
5 1 (1.02%) HND
5 1 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.02%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) Adobe
2 11 (11.22%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.18%) Apple
4 8 (8.16%) Google
5 5 (5.10%) ClickTale
6 2 (2.04%) Hotjar
6 2 (2.04%) Optimizely
6 2 (2.04%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.04%) Tableau
7 1 (1.02%) Omniture
7 1 (1.02%) Zend
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Candidate Source
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Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £80,000 to £140,000 per annum Bonus Uncapped
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