The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Usability Testing
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 257 236
Rank change year-on-year +33 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Usability Testing 14 4 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.063% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.071% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 22
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% -16.12%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.79% +12.85%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4956 5617 6479
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 91.66% 88.86% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4318 4625 5163
Median salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Usability Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Usability Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Usability Testing in Yorkshire

Usability Testing
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
West Yorkshire +26 13 £27,500 -15.38% 2
South Yorkshire 0 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Usability Testing
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Test Management
2 12 (52.17%) SoapUI
3 8 (34.78%) User Experience
4 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (30.43%) Test Planning
4 7 (30.43%) User Stories
4 7 (30.43%) SOAP
4 7 (30.43%) Web Services
4 7 (30.43%) ISEB
4 7 (30.43%) Business Analysis
4 7 (30.43%) Software Testing
5 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
5 6 (26.09%) JIRA
5 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
5 6 (26.09%) FitNesse
5 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
5 6 (26.09%) System Testing
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
5 6 (26.09%) Regression Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Zephyr
5 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
5 6 (26.09%) Software Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (26.09%) REST
5 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
5 6 (26.09%) BDD
5 6 (26.09%) SpecFlow

Usability Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.70%) Fireworks
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.35%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) SoapUI
2 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
2 6 (26.09%) FitNesse
2 6 (26.09%) JIRA
2 6 (26.09%) SpecFlow
2 6 (26.09%) Zephyr
3 2 (8.70%) Axure RP
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Test Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.70%) Junior
4 2 (8.70%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
4 2 (8.70%) UX Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Interface Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Research Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Software Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) SOAP
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) REST
3 5 (21.74%) CSS
4 4 (17.39%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) Sass
6 1 (4.35%) .NET
6 1 (4.35%) WSDL
6 1 (4.35%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Test Management
3 7 (30.43%) Business Analysis
3 7 (30.43%) Software Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Test Planning
3 7 (30.43%) User Stories
4 6 (26.09%) ATDD
4 6 (26.09%) BDD
4 6 (26.09%) Defect Tracking
4 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
4 6 (26.09%) Regression Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Smoke Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Software Delivery
4 6 (26.09%) System Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
4 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Prototyping
5 5 (21.74%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ISEB
1 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
1 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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