The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Usability Testing
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 227 206
Rank change year-on-year +27 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 10 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 13
Median salary £35,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.63% +17.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4315 5452 4247
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 90.06% 88.23% 83.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3526 4385 3549
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £62,898
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Usability Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Usability Testing in the West Midlands

Usability Testing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Usability Testing in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Usability Testing in the West Midlands

Usability Testing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Birmingham +23 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Coventry +22 5 £22,500 -47.05% 2
Usability Testing
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 18 (66.67%) HTML
2 17 (62.96%) User Experience
3 16 (59.26%) CSS
4 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.93%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) Automotive
5 7 (25.93%) Advertising
5 7 (25.93%) Google
5 7 (25.93%) Marketing
5 7 (25.93%) jQuery
6 6 (22.22%) Degree
6 6 (22.22%) Psychology
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) A/B Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Games
7 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (18.52%) Analytics
7 5 (18.52%) Optimizely
7 5 (18.52%) Hotjar
7 5 (18.52%) Google Analytics
8 3 (11.11%) User Stories
9 2 (7.41%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (7.41%) Prototyping
9 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
9 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.41%) UX Design
9 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
9 2 (7.41%) Algorithms

Usability Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.70%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.93%) Advertising
1 7 (25.93%) Automotive
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
1 7 (25.93%) Marketing
2 5 (18.52%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Designer
1 13 (48.15%) UI Designer
2 9 (33.33%) Developer
3 7 (25.93%) UI Developer
3 7 (25.93%) UI/UX Designer
3 7 (25.93%) UI/UX Developer
3 7 (25.93%) User Researcher
3 7 (25.93%) UX Designer
3 7 (25.93%) UX Developer
4 6 (22.22%) User Experience Researcher
5 5 (18.52%) Junior
5 5 (18.52%) Junior Designer
6 4 (14.81%) HTML CSS Designer
6 4 (14.81%) Trainee
7 3 (11.11%) Graduate
8 2 (7.41%) Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) HTML
2 16 (59.26%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (22.22%) Psychology
2 5 (18.52%) A/B Testing
2 5 (18.52%) Analytics
2 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.11%) User Stories
4 2 (7.41%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.41%) Prototyping
4 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.41%) UX Design
4 2 (7.41%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) Guerrilla Research
5 1 (3.70%) Human Factors
5 1 (3.70%) Market Research
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) C
2 2 (7.41%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) Lua
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Google
2 5 (18.52%) Hotjar
2 5 (18.52%) Optimizely
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Capgemini
Salary: Market related
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago