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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Usability Testing
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 632 817 834
Rank change year-on-year +185 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 244 130 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 207 98 119
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

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 79702 87753 97622
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.97% 88.01%
Number of salaries quoted 64312 73316 79772
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 £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 22 June 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 22 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 +160 227 £45,000 +7.14% 29
London +112 127 £50,000 -5.21% 13
City of London +50 31 £50,000 -25.92% 7
North West -27 21 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Yorkshire +16 19 £34,000 -2.85% 3
East of England +9 17 £45,000 +12.50%
West Yorkshire +29 15 £38,000 +16.92% 3
Leeds +22 15 £38,000 -5.00% 3
South West -1 14 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Manchester -22 14 £50,000 +53.84% 1
South East +40 13 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Scotland +23 12 £37,500 -30.23% 1
East Midlands +32 10 £35,000 -3.44%
Bristol -16 9 £30,000 -7.69% 1
West Midlands +20 8 £34,500 -17.85% 3
Cambridge -11 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Cambridgeshire -17 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Hertfordshire - 7 £55,000 -
North East - 7 £37,500 - 4
Hatfield - 7 £55,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 7 £37,500 - 4
Glasgow +19 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Edinburgh -3 6 £35,000 -48.14% 1
Birmingham - 6 £34,750 - 3
Surrey - 6 £35,000 -
Lancashire +10 5 £24,500 -34.66% 1
Preston - 5 £24,500 -
Plymouth - 5 £45,000 - 1
Devon - 5 £45,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £37,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 290 (75.32%) User Experience
2 147 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (37.40%) Wireframes
4 137 (35.58%) HTML
5 121 (31.43%) CSS
6 115 (29.87%) Prototyping
7 89 (23.12%) Axure RP
8 84 (21.82%) JavaScript
9 83 (21.56%) Adobe
10 70 (18.18%) HTML5
11 67 (17.40%) Photoshop
12 66 (17.14%) Information Architecture
13 60 (15.58%) Analytics
14 59 (15.32%) InVision
15 57 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
16 55 (14.29%) Mobile App
16 55 (14.29%) Degree
17 49 (12.73%) Marketing
18 46 (11.95%) QA
19 45 (11.69%) Scrum
19 45 (11.69%) Quantitative Research
20 44 (11.43%) Qualitative Research
20 44 (11.43%) CSS3
21 43 (11.17%) A/B Testing
22 41 (10.65%) Adobe Illustrator
22 41 (10.65%) E-Commerce
23 40 (10.39%) SQL
23 40 (10.39%) Test Automation
23 40 (10.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
23 40 (10.39%) User Stories

Usability Testing
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 16 (4.16%) Marvel
2 14 (3.64%) CMS
3 12 (3.12%) WordPress
4 7 (1.82%) Drupal
5 6 (1.56%) EPiServer
5 6 (1.56%) IIS
6 1 (0.26%) Apache
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.26%) Confluence
6 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.26%) JBoss
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 67 (17.40%) Photoshop
2 59 (15.32%) InVision
3 41 (10.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (3.38%) OmniGraffle
5 12 (3.12%) UXPin
6 11 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (2.08%) MS Visio
7 8 (2.08%) SPSS
8 6 (1.56%) InDesign
9 4 (1.04%) Fireworks
9 4 (1.04%) UserZoom
10 2 (0.52%) Moqups
10 2 (0.52%) Pixate
11 1 (0.26%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.01%) Google Analytics
2 19 (4.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 14 (3.64%) Adobe Analytics
3 14 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.60%) GitHub
5 9 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (1.82%) SaaS
7 2 (0.52%) G Suite
7 2 (0.52%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.26%) Asana
8 1 (0.26%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.26%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.34%) GoToMeeting
2 6 (1.56%) Internet
3 4 (1.04%) Intranet
4 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.64%) MySQL
3 9 (2.34%) SQLite
4 5 (1.30%) FileMaker
5 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.78%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.26%) Big Data
7 1 (0.26%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.26%) Bigtable
7 1 (0.26%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.26%) Flink
7 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.26%) HBase
7 1 (0.26%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.26%) OpenTSDB
7 1 (0.26%) Presto
Development Applications
1 89 (23.12%) Axure RP
2 40 (10.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 28 (7.27%) JIRA
4 19 (4.94%) Git (software)
5 17 (4.42%) SoapUI
6 15 (3.90%) Selenium
7 14 (3.64%) Cucumber
8 9 (2.34%) TestComplete
8 9 (2.34%) TestRail
9 7 (1.82%) NUnit
9 7 (1.82%) SonarQube
9 7 (1.82%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.82%) Xcode
10 6 (1.56%) FitNesse
10 6 (1.56%) ReSharper
10 6 (1.56%) RSpec
10 6 (1.56%) SpecFlow
10 6 (1.56%) Subversion
10 6 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.56%) Zephyr
General
1 49 (12.73%) Marketing
2 25 (6.49%) Finance
3 11 (2.86%) Multimedia
4 9 (2.34%) Banking
4 9 (2.34%) Games
5 8 (2.08%) Retail
6 6 (1.56%) Electronics
6 6 (1.56%) Law
7 5 (1.30%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.04%) German Language
9 3 (0.78%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) French Language
10 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 156 (40.52%) Designer
2 138 (35.84%) UX Designer
3 65 (16.88%) UI Designer
4 55 (14.29%) Developer
4 55 (14.29%) User Experience Researcher
5 50 (12.99%) UI/UX Designer
6 28 (7.27%) Senior Designer
6 28 (7.27%) Senior UX Designer
6 28 (7.27%) User Researcher
7 22 (5.71%) Tester
8 20 (5.19%) Test Engineer
9 19 (4.94%) Architect
10 18 (4.68%) UX Developer
11 17 (4.42%) Analyst
11 17 (4.42%) User Experience Architect
12 16 (4.16%) UI Developer
12 16 (4.16%) UI/UX Developer
13 12 (3.12%) Android Developer
13 12 (3.12%) QA Tester
14 11 (2.86%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (35.58%) HTML
2 121 (31.43%) CSS
3 70 (18.18%) HTML5
4 44 (11.43%) CSS3
5 35 (9.09%) Web Services
6 32 (8.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 32 (8.31%) XML
7 31 (8.05%) .NET
8 24 (6.23%) jQuery
9 22 (5.71%) AngularJS
10 17 (4.42%) RESTful
11 14 (3.64%) React
12 11 (2.86%) Framer.js
12 11 (2.86%) Gherkin
12 11 (2.86%) Sass
13 10 (2.60%) JSON
13 10 (2.60%) SOAP
14 9 (2.34%) Android SDK
15 8 (2.08%) Node.js
15 8 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 290 (75.32%) User Experience
2 57 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 19 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.60%) Digital Media
6 9 (2.34%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.08%) BBC
8 7 (1.82%) Fintech
9 6 (1.56%) Internet of Things
10 5 (1.30%) Smart Home
10 5 (1.30%) Taxonomies
10 5 (1.30%) TRADACOMS
11 4 (1.04%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.04%) Life Science
11 4 (1.04%) Social Media
12 3 (0.78%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.52%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.23%) Android
2 23 (5.97%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.12%) Windows
4 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.78%) Linux
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (37.40%) Wireframes
3 115 (29.87%) Prototyping
4 66 (17.14%) Information Architecture
5 60 (15.58%) Analytics
6 45 (11.69%) Quantitative Research
6 45 (11.69%) Scrum
7 44 (11.43%) Qualitative Research
8 43 (11.17%) A/B Testing
9 41 (10.65%) E-Commerce
10 40 (10.39%) Test Automation
10 40 (10.39%) User Stories
11 39 (10.13%) Ethnography
12 28 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
13 24 (6.23%) Project Management
14 23 (5.97%) Ethnographic Research
15 22 (5.71%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
15 22 (5.71%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
15 22 (5.71%) Rapid Prototyping
15 22 (5.71%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (21.82%) JavaScript
2 40 (10.39%) SQL
3 34 (8.83%) Java
4 22 (5.71%) C#
5 14 (3.64%) PHP
6 9 (2.34%) Ruby
7 7 (1.82%) Objective-C
8 6 (1.56%) Scala
8 6 (1.56%) XPath
9 5 (1.30%) C
9 5 (1.30%) Groovy
10 4 (1.04%) VB
10 4 (1.04%) VB6
10 4 (1.04%) VBScript
11 3 (0.78%) Python
12 2 (0.52%) JSX
12 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.26%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.26%) R
13 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (14.29%) Degree
2 13 (3.38%) ISEB
3 9 (2.34%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (1.56%) MBA
5 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (11.95%) QA
2 5 (1.30%) ISO 14001
2 5 (1.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) GCP
3 1 (0.26%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 83 (21.56%) Adobe
2 27 (7.01%) Google
3 19 (4.94%) Oracle
4 17 (4.42%) Microsoft
5 12 (3.12%) Atlassian
6 10 (2.60%) Apple
6 10 (2.60%) Usabilla
7 8 (2.08%) ClickTale
8 7 (1.82%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.30%) Hotjar
9 5 (1.30%) Optimizely
10 3 (0.78%) Facebook
10 3 (0.78%) iRise
11 2 (0.52%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.52%) HP
11 2 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.26%) Informatica
12 1 (0.26%) Netezza
12 1 (0.26%) Paxata
12 1 (0.26%) Teradata
London
Birch & James Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Colne, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £90k base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Candidate Source
Salary: £50,000 per annum + 10% bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 (Depending on experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Tyne and Wear
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Health care, Life cover
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + with bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Deeside, Clwyd
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ticketmaster
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Condeco Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City, Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Ruislip, Middlesex
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £15000.00 - £17000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago