Period
to 23 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 54 53
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 247 209 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.70% 5.54% 4.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.90% 12.84% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 162 186 147
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £47,960 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.96% +27.89% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -

User Experience is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,553 1,628 1,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 42.10% 43.15% 45.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,196 1,287 1,323
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,000 £68,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.50%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Bristol

User Experience
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Experience in Bristol.

Salary trend for User Experience in Bristol

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing User Experience also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 145 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (39.68%) JavaScript
3 83 (33.60%) HTML
4 76 (30.77%) CSS
5 69 (27.94%) Java
5 69 (27.94%) TDD
6 65 (26.32%) C#
7 58 (23.48%) AngularJS
8 53 (21.46%) HTML5
9 52 (21.05%) Scrum
10 51 (20.65%) Software Engineering
11 46 (18.62%) Git (software)
12 44 (17.81%) .NET
13 42 (17.00%) Android
14 41 (16.60%) OO
15 40 (16.19%) Continuous Integration
16 39 (15.79%) React
17 37 (14.98%) Degree
17 37 (14.98%) Computer Science
18 36 (14.57%) JIRA
19 34 (13.77%) BDD
20 33 (13.36%) CSS3
21 32 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
22 31 (12.55%) Wireframes
23 30 (12.15%) KnockoutJS
23 30 (12.15%) SQL
24 29 (11.74%) C++
25 28 (11.34%) Linux
25 28 (11.34%) Project Management
25 28 (11.34%) MVC

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 20 (8.10%) Apache
2 18 (7.29%) CMS
3 14 (5.67%) nginx
4 10 (4.05%) Marvel
4 10 (4.05%) WordPress
5 8 (3.24%) Umbraco
6 7 (2.83%) EPiServer
7 6 (2.43%) Confluence
7 6 (2.43%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.02%) GlassFish
8 5 (2.02%) JBoss
9 4 (1.62%) Drupal
10 3 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.21%) IIS
10 3 (1.21%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.81%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.40%) PrestaShop
12 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (6.48%) Adobe Illustrator
1 16 (6.48%) Photoshop
2 11 (4.45%) InVision
3 10 (4.05%) InDesign
3 10 (4.05%) OmniGraffle
3 10 (4.05%) Pixate
3 10 (4.05%) UXPin
4 9 (3.64%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (2.43%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (1.62%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.31%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.67%) SaaS
4 10 (4.05%) npm
5 8 (3.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.83%) IaaS
6 7 (2.83%) PaaS
7 5 (2.02%) Basecamp
8 2 (0.81%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.40%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.40%) G Suite
9 1 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Office 365
9 1 (0.40%) Serverless
9 1 (0.40%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.07%) Internet
2 11 (4.45%) Wireless
3 8 (3.24%) SSL
4 7 (2.83%) Firewall
4 7 (2.83%) HTTP
5 1 (0.40%) SMS
5 1 (0.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.50%) NoSQL
3 18 (7.29%) Big Data
4 7 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (2.83%) CouchDB
4 7 (2.83%) MarkLogic
4 7 (2.83%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.83%) RDBMS
4 7 (2.83%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.21%) MySQL
6 2 (0.81%) Mixpanel
6 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.40%) Power BI
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 46 (18.62%) Git (software)
2 36 (14.57%) JIRA
3 28 (11.34%) Maven
4 24 (9.72%) Subversion
5 22 (8.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 20 (8.10%) Jenkins
7 19 (7.69%) Bitbucket
8 15 (6.07%) JUnit
8 15 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (6.07%) webpack
9 14 (5.67%) Ant
10 13 (5.26%) gulp
10 13 (5.26%) Mercurial
11 11 (4.45%) Apache Ivy
11 11 (4.45%) Calabash
11 11 (4.45%) fastlane
12 10 (4.05%) Android Studio
13 9 (3.64%) Gradle
13 9 (3.64%) Mockito
14 8 (3.24%) Grunt
General
1 25 (10.12%) Finance
2 22 (8.91%) Marketing
3 19 (7.69%) Electronics
4 8 (3.24%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.83%) Retail
6 4 (1.62%) Banking
6 4 (1.62%) Billing
7 3 (1.21%) Games
8 2 (0.81%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Local Government
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 123 (49.80%) Developer
2 41 (16.60%) Designer
3 35 (14.17%) UX Designer
4 26 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 22 (8.91%) Architect
6 20 (8.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 20 (8.10%) UI Designer
7 19 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 18 (7.29%) Senior Designer
8 18 (7.29%) Senior UX Designer
8 18 (7.29%) Technical Architect
8 18 (7.29%) UI Developer
8 18 (7.29%) UI/UX Designer
9 17 (6.88%) Software Engineer
10 16 (6.48%) Senior Developer
10 16 (6.48%) Web Developer
11 15 (6.07%) C++ Software Engineer
12 11 (4.45%) Java Developer
13 10 (4.05%) JavaScript Developer
13 10 (4.05%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (33.60%) HTML
2 76 (30.77%) CSS
3 58 (23.48%) AngularJS
4 53 (21.46%) HTML5
5 44 (17.81%) .NET
6 39 (15.79%) React
7 33 (13.36%) CSS3
8 30 (12.15%) KnockoutJS
9 27 (10.93%) jQuery
10 21 (8.50%) Ajax
10 21 (8.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (8.50%) RESTful
11 19 (7.69%) Node.js
12 17 (6.88%) Sass
13 16 (6.48%) Qt
13 16 (6.48%) WCF
14 15 (6.07%) ASP.NET
14 15 (6.07%) Durandal
14 15 (6.07%) WinForms
15 14 (5.67%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.98%) Computer Science
2 26 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.88%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (6.88%) Mobile App
4 14 (5.67%) Algorithms
4 14 (5.67%) Data Structures
5 11 (4.45%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (3.64%) Smart Home
6 9 (3.64%) Smart Meter
6 9 (3.64%) Social Media
7 7 (2.83%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (2.02%) NHS
9 4 (1.62%) Animation
9 4 (1.62%) Kindle
9 4 (1.62%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (1.21%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.81%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.81%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.00%) Android
2 28 (11.34%) Linux
3 24 (9.72%) Apple iOS
4 18 (7.29%) Windows
5 7 (2.83%) CentOS
6 5 (2.02%) Unix
7 2 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (27.94%) TDD
3 52 (21.05%) Scrum
4 51 (20.65%) Software Engineering
5 41 (16.60%) OO
6 40 (16.19%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (13.77%) BDD
8 32 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
9 31 (12.55%) Wireframes
10 28 (11.34%) MVC
10 28 (11.34%) Project Management
10 28 (11.34%) Prototyping
11 26 (10.53%) Android Development
12 25 (10.12%) Responsive Web Design
13 23 (9.31%) Web Development
14 22 (8.91%) Front End Development
15 20 (8.10%) DevOps
15 20 (8.10%) Test Automation
16 18 (7.29%) Digital Marketing
16 18 (7.29%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 98 (39.68%) JavaScript
2 69 (27.94%) Java
3 65 (26.32%) C#
4 30 (12.15%) SQL
5 29 (11.74%) C++
6 24 (9.72%) Python
7 21 (8.50%) PHP
8 15 (6.07%) C
8 15 (6.07%) VB.NET
9 12 (4.86%) ES6
10 9 (3.64%) TypeScript
11 7 (2.83%) Ruby
12 6 (2.43%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.02%) Kotlin
14 4 (1.62%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.21%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.40%) ES7
16 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (14.98%) Degree
2 20 (8.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (5.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.62%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.67%) QA
2 3 (1.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (3.64%) Docker
2 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (3.64%) HockeyApp
2 8 (3.24%) Puppet
3 4 (1.62%) Ansible
3 4 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.62%) Terraform
4 1 (0.40%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (6.48%) Adobe
1 16 (6.48%) Google
2 12 (4.86%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.45%) Apple
3 11 (4.45%) Atlassian
4 8 (3.24%) SAP
5 7 (2.83%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.81%) Oracle
7 1 (0.40%) Telerik
7 1 (0.40%) Xamarin