The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Usability Testing
UK
Rank 723 789 782
Rank change year-on-year +66 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 144 175 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 117 126 133
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.62% -10.55%  

Usability Testing 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 75633 91466 92413
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.55% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62140 75689 74754
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.01%  
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%  

Usability Testing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Usability Testing in the UK

Usability Testing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Usability Testing in the UK

Usability Testing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Usability Testing over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Usability Testing in the UK

Usability Testing
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +64 132 £40,000 -20.00% 47
London +47 59 £48,000 -14.66% 17
South West +27 20 £46,250 -11.90% 2
South East +72 18 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Surrey +48 12 £35,000 -50.00% 1
Yorkshire +36 12 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Scotland +27 12 £40,000 -3.03% 4
West Yorkshire - 12 £35,000 - 3
Bristol +11 11 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Leeds - 11 £31,250 - 2
Edinburgh +5 10 £40,000 -5.88% 4
West Midlands +25 9 £35,000 -12.50% 5
City of London +46 7 £50,000 -6.97% 6
Birmingham +11 5 £35,000 +7.69%
East Midlands +9 5 - - 6
Leicestershire - 5 - - 4
Staines - 5 - -
East of England +24 4 £40,000 +39.13% 1
Coventry +17 4 £22,500 -47.05% 3
Devon - 4 £41,250 - 1
Twickenham - 4 £32,500 -
Chiswick - 3 £37,500 -
Essex - 3 £40,000 -
Glasgow +19 2 - -
Oxfordshire +2 2 - -
North West -26 2 £32,500 - 2
Midlands - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £45,750 -
Wiltshire - 2 £40,750 -
Surbiton - 2 - -

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Usability Testing 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 Usability Testing.

1 207 (72.38%) User Experience
2 117 (40.91%) HTML
3 114 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (36.71%) Wireframes
5 101 (35.31%) CSS
6 86 (30.07%) Prototyping
7 79 (27.62%) Axure RP
8 67 (23.43%) JavaScript
9 61 (21.33%) Adobe
10 60 (20.98%) Degree
11 48 (16.78%) Marketing
12 46 (16.08%) Photoshop
12 46 (16.08%) Information Architecture
13 44 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
14 42 (14.69%) Finance
15 39 (13.64%) HTML5
15 39 (13.64%) Analytics
16 35 (12.24%) Scrum
16 35 (12.24%) Web Services
16 35 (12.24%) QA
17 33 (11.54%) Mobile App
18 31 (10.84%) Ethnography
19 30 (10.49%) InVision
19 30 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
20 29 (10.14%) jQuery
20 29 (10.14%) SQL
20 29 (10.14%) E-Commerce
21 28 (9.79%) Java
22 27 (9.44%) Responsive Web Design
23 24 (8.39%) Rapid Prototyping

Usability Testing
Top Related 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 6 (2.10%) CMS
2 5 (1.75%) Confluence
3 4 (1.40%) JBoss
4 3 (1.05%) IIS
4 3 (1.05%) Marvel
5 2 (0.70%) WordPress
6 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 46 (16.08%) Photoshop
2 44 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 30 (10.49%) InVision
4 18 (6.29%) OmniGraffle
5 12 (4.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (3.15%) InDesign
7 8 (2.80%) MS Excel
8 7 (2.45%) Fireworks
9 5 (1.75%) Pixate
9 5 (1.75%) UXPin
10 3 (1.05%) SPSS
11 2 (0.70%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.70%) Moqups
11 2 (0.70%) MS Office
11 2 (0.70%) MS Project
11 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.70%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.29%) Google Analytics
2 17 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.15%) Adobe Analytics
4 6 (2.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 4 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.40%) SaaS
6 2 (0.70%) GitHub
7 1 (0.35%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.59%) GoToMeeting
2 6 (2.10%) Internet
3 2 (0.70%) LDAP
4 1 (0.35%) HTTP
4 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.10%) MySQL
3 4 (1.40%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.40%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.40%) SQLite
4 3 (1.05%) Big Data
4 3 (1.05%) FileMaker
5 2 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 79 (27.62%) Axure RP
2 22 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 21 (7.34%) JIRA
4 15 (5.24%) SoapUI
5 10 (3.50%) Selenium
6 6 (2.10%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.10%) Zephyr
7 5 (1.75%) Subversion
8 4 (1.40%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.40%) FitNesse
8 4 (1.40%) JMeter
8 4 (1.40%) Robolectric
8 4 (1.40%) Robotium
8 4 (1.40%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.40%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.40%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (1.05%) TestRail
10 2 (0.70%) Appium
10 2 (0.70%) Gradle
General
1 48 (16.78%) Marketing
2 42 (14.69%) Finance
3 11 (3.85%) Games
4 9 (3.15%) Automotive
4 9 (3.15%) Retail
5 7 (2.45%) Advertising
6 3 (1.05%) Legal
6 3 (1.05%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.70%) Banking
7 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) French Language
8 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (45.80%) Designer
2 117 (40.91%) UX Designer
3 47 (16.43%) UI Designer
4 46 (16.08%) Developer
5 34 (11.89%) UI/UX Designer
6 28 (9.79%) User Experience Researcher
7 26 (9.09%) Lead Designer
7 26 (9.09%) User Researcher
8 25 (8.74%) Lead UX Designer
9 21 (7.34%) Analyst
9 21 (7.34%) Architect
10 17 (5.94%) User Experience Architect
11 15 (5.24%) Senior Designer
11 15 (5.24%) Senior UX Designer
11 15 (5.24%) UX Developer
12 14 (4.90%) .NET Developer
13 13 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
13 13 (4.55%) C# Developer
13 13 (4.55%) UI Developer
14 12 (4.20%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (40.91%) HTML
2 101 (35.31%) CSS
3 39 (13.64%) HTML5
4 35 (12.24%) Web Services
5 29 (10.14%) jQuery
6 21 (7.34%) .NET
6 21 (7.34%) CSS3
7 17 (5.94%) ASP.NET
8 15 (5.24%) REST
9 13 (4.55%) SOAP
9 13 (4.55%) WCF
10 12 (4.20%) AngularJS
11 11 (3.85%) Framer.js
12 10 (3.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (3.50%) XML
13 9 (3.15%) RESTful
13 9 (3.15%) WinForms
14 8 (2.80%) Gherkin
14 8 (2.80%) Hibernate
15 6 (2.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 207 (72.38%) User Experience
2 33 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 30 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.15%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.10%) Graphic Design
6 5 (1.75%) iPad
6 5 (1.75%) Taxonomies
7 4 (1.40%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.40%) Social Media
8 2 (0.70%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.70%) Blog
8 2 (0.70%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (0.70%) Fintech
8 2 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.35%) BBC
9 1 (0.35%) Life Science
9 1 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.69%) Windows
2 14 (4.90%) Android
3 10 (3.50%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.75%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.40%) Linux
5 4 (1.40%) Unix
5 4 (1.40%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (36.71%) Wireframes
3 86 (30.07%) Prototyping
4 46 (16.08%) Information Architecture
5 39 (13.64%) Analytics
6 35 (12.24%) Scrum
7 31 (10.84%) Ethnography
8 29 (10.14%) E-Commerce
9 27 (9.44%) Responsive Web Design
10 24 (8.39%) Rapid Prototyping
11 23 (8.04%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
12 20 (6.99%) Psychology
13 18 (6.29%) User Stories
14 17 (5.94%) Ethnographic Research
15 16 (5.59%) A/B Testing
15 16 (5.59%) Software Engineering
16 15 (5.24%) Automated Testing
16 15 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (5.24%) Mentoring
16 15 (5.24%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 67 (23.43%) JavaScript
2 29 (10.14%) SQL
3 28 (9.79%) Java
4 23 (8.04%) C#
5 9 (3.15%) Groovy
5 9 (3.15%) Scala
6 8 (2.80%) PHP
7 7 (2.45%) C
8 4 (1.40%) Ruby
9 2 (0.70%) C++
9 2 (0.70%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.70%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.35%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.35%) Lua
10 1 (0.35%) VB
10 1 (0.35%) VB6
10 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (20.98%) Degree
2 10 (3.50%) ISEB
3 8 (2.80%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (2.10%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.40%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.40%) MBA
7 2 (0.70%) CISM
7 2 (0.70%) CISSP
7 2 (0.70%) GIAC
7 2 (0.70%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.70%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 61 (21.33%) Adobe
2 17 (5.94%) Google
3 12 (4.20%) Oracle
4 8 (2.80%) Atlassian
4 8 (2.80%) ClickTale
5 7 (2.45%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.45%) Usabilla
6 5 (1.75%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (1.75%) Hotjar
6 5 (1.75%) Optimizely
7 3 (1.05%) Apple
7 3 (1.05%) Facebook
8 2 (0.70%) CyberArk
8 2 (0.70%) HP
8 2 (0.70%) hybris
8 2 (0.70%) Monetate
8 2 (0.70%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.70%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.35%) iRise
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits, Amazing Culture!
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Edinburgh
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
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South East London
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
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Salary: £70,000 to £85,000 + Generous package (30 days paid Holidays)
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Central London / West End
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Stott & May
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Leicester, Leicestershire
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London
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London
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North West London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Avonmouth, Bristol
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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