Period
to 16 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 72 59
Rank change year-on-year +20 -13 -20
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 102 111 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.55% 4.05% 4.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.59% 7.06% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 93 86 75
Cambridge median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -21.05% +14.46%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £26,450
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £87,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -14.77% +10.00%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,187 1,572 1,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 52.92% 57.39% 54.19%
Number of salaries quoted 852 1,202 1,008
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,525 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.88%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Cambridge

User Experience
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Cambridge

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Cambridge over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 49 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 37 (36.27%) HTML
4 34 (33.33%) CSS
5 30 (29.41%) Degree
6 29 (28.43%) Software Engineering
7 24 (23.53%) Python
8 22 (21.57%) OO
8 22 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (20.59%) AngularJS
10 20 (19.61%) Test Automation
10 20 (19.61%) Artificial Intelligence
11 19 (18.63%) Java
11 19 (18.63%) RESTful
12 18 (17.65%) Git (software)
13 17 (16.67%) C#
14 16 (15.69%) Games
14 16 (15.69%) Front End Development
15 14 (13.73%) TDD
16 13 (12.75%) Ruby
16 13 (12.75%) PHP
17 12 (11.76%) Open Source
17 12 (11.76%) HTML5
17 12 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
18 11 (10.78%) Node.js
18 11 (10.78%) Computer Science Degree
18 11 (10.78%) C++
18 11 (10.78%) PhD
18 11 (10.78%) Retail
18 11 (10.78%) Computer Science

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (3.92%) Drupal
1 4 (3.92%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.98%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (4.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (4.90%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (4.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.98%) InVision
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.82%) GitHub
2 2 (1.96%) npm
3 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.98%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) DAB
2 2 (1.96%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.98%) Internet
3 1 (0.98%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.88%) MySQL
2 4 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.84%) NCrunch
2 8 (7.84%) ReSharper
2 8 (7.84%) TeamCity
2 8 (7.84%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.88%) Axure RP
4 5 (4.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (3.92%) gulp
5 4 (3.92%) Mercurial
5 4 (3.92%) webpack
6 2 (1.96%) git-flow
6 2 (1.96%) JIRA
6 2 (1.96%) JUnit
6 2 (1.96%) Subversion
7 1 (0.98%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.98%) Selenium
General
1 16 (15.69%) Games
2 11 (10.78%) Retail
3 10 (9.80%) Marketing
4 5 (4.90%) Finance
5 4 (3.92%) Law
6 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (52.94%) Developer
2 20 (19.61%) Software Engineer
3 18 (17.65%) Designer
4 17 (16.67%) UX Designer
5 16 (15.69%) Senior Developer
6 14 (13.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 13 (12.75%) UI Designer
7 13 (12.75%) UI/UX Designer
7 13 (12.75%) Web Developer
8 10 (9.80%) Graduate
9 9 (8.82%) UI Developer
10 8 (7.84%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (7.84%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (6.86%) Applications Developer
11 7 (6.86%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 7 (6.86%) Junior
11 7 (6.86%) Software Developer
11 7 (6.86%) Web Engineer
12 6 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (5.88%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.27%) HTML
2 34 (33.33%) CSS
3 21 (20.59%) AngularJS
4 19 (18.63%) RESTful
5 12 (11.76%) HTML5
6 11 (10.78%) Node.js
7 10 (9.80%) jQuery
8 8 (7.84%) Django
8 8 (7.84%) React
8 8 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (6.86%) Angular 2
9 7 (6.86%) CSS3
9 7 (6.86%) Symfony
10 6 (5.88%) Google Maps API
10 6 (5.88%) Sass
10 6 (5.88%) Vue.js
11 5 (4.90%) D3.js
11 5 (4.90%) Laravel
11 5 (4.90%) WinForms
11 5 (4.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.80%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.90%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.90%) Smartphone
4 4 (3.92%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.92%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.92%) LIMS
5 3 (2.94%) Life Science
6 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.98%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (0.98%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.80%) Linux
2 4 (3.92%) Android
2 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.92%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.98%) Unix
3 1 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (28.43%) Software Engineering
3 22 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (21.57%) OO
4 20 (19.61%) Artificial Intelligence
4 20 (19.61%) Test Automation
5 16 (15.69%) Front End Development
6 14 (13.73%) TDD
7 12 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (11.76%) Open Source
8 11 (10.78%) Mathematics
8 11 (10.78%) Unit Testing
9 10 (9.80%) Web Development
10 9 (8.82%) Machine Learning
10 9 (8.82%) Mentoring
11 8 (7.84%) Analytics
11 8 (7.84%) BDD
11 8 (7.84%) CRM
11 8 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (6.86%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 48 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 24 (23.53%) Python
3 19 (18.63%) Java
4 17 (16.67%) C#
5 13 (12.75%) PHP
5 13 (12.75%) Ruby
6 11 (10.78%) C++
7 5 (4.90%) SQL
7 5 (4.90%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.92%) Apple Swift
8 4 (3.92%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.94%) Perl
10 2 (1.96%) C
10 2 (1.96%) ES6
Qualifications
1 30 (29.41%) Degree
2 11 (10.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (10.78%) PhD
3 1 (0.98%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) Ansible
2 1 (0.98%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (7.84%) Adobe
2 6 (5.88%) Google
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.90%) WorldPay
4 4 (3.92%) Mapbox