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

Qualitative Research
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 939 949
Rank change year-on-year +99 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Qualitative Research 12 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.011% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.012% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 12
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +60.00%  

Qualitative Research 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%  

Qualitative Research
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Qualitative Research in the UK

Qualitative Research
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Qualitative Research in the UK

Qualitative Research
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Qualitative Research in the UK

Qualitative Research
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Qualitative Research 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 +77 12 £40,000 - 4
South East +67 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Surrey - 7 £35,000 - 1
London +59 5 £63,750 +59.37% 3
City of London - 4 £57,500 -
Farnham - 2 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Qualitative Research 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 Qualitative Research.

1 14 (60.87%) User Experience
2 13 (56.52%) Wireframes
2 13 (56.52%) Degree
3 9 (39.13%) Usability Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Usabilla
4 7 (30.43%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 7 (30.43%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
4 7 (30.43%) Framer.js
4 7 (30.43%) Axure RP
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
5 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 5 (21.74%) Adobe
6 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (21.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 5 (21.74%) Prototyping
6 5 (21.74%) Analytics
7 4 (17.39%) Remote Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Business Forecasting
7 4 (17.39%) B2B Sales
7 4 (17.39%) B2B
7 4 (17.39%) B2C
7 4 (17.39%) Marketing
7 4 (17.39%) Business Development
8 3 (13.04%) Time Management
8 3 (13.04%) Ethnography
8 3 (13.04%) Web Analytics
8 3 (13.04%) Mentoring

Qualitative Research
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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Designer
1 12 (52.17%) UX Designer
2 9 (39.13%) UI Designer
2 9 (39.13%) UI/UX Designer
3 4 (17.39%) Business Development Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Business Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Development Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior UI Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior UI/UX Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior UX Designer
4 3 (13.04%) User Researcher
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) User Experience Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Framer.js
2 6 (26.09%) CSS
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) CSS3
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Wireframes
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Usability Testing
3 7 (30.43%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 7 (30.43%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
4 5 (21.74%) Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) Prototyping
4 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) B2B
5 4 (17.39%) B2B Sales
5 4 (17.39%) B2C
5 4 (17.39%) Business Development
5 4 (17.39%) Business Forecasting
5 4 (17.39%) Remote Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Ethnography
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.04%) Time Management
6 3 (13.04%) Web Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) Ergonomics
7 1 (4.35%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Usabilla
2 5 (21.74%) Adobe
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