Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 100 55
Rank change year-on-year +33 -45 -5
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 131 62 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.23% 2.44% 4.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.52% 4.60% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 97 58 97
Cambridge median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.43% -19.54%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £75,000 £59,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +21.43% -21.32%

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 1,742 1,348 1,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 56.25% 52.95% 47.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,071 1,025 974
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,634
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.13% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,200 £27,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,641
% change year-on-year - +3.11% +2.68%

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 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 38 (29.01%) JavaScript
2 37 (28.24%) Software Engineering
2 37 (28.24%) Artificial Intelligence
3 35 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (26.72%) CSS
4 34 (25.95%) Python
4 34 (25.95%) Degree
5 31 (23.66%) Mobile App
5 31 (23.66%) HTML
6 28 (21.37%) OO
7 26 (19.85%) Analytics
8 25 (19.08%) Git (software)
9 24 (18.32%) Java
10 22 (16.79%) Computer Science
11 21 (16.03%) Wireframes
12 20 (15.27%) RESTful
12 20 (15.27%) C#
13 19 (14.50%) jQuery
14 18 (13.74%) OmniGraffle
14 18 (13.74%) Axure RP
14 18 (13.74%) Apple iOS
14 18 (13.74%) WorldPay
15 17 (12.98%) C++
15 17 (12.98%) .NET
15 17 (12.98%) Retail
16 16 (12.21%) Data Structures
16 16 (12.21%) Algorithms
17 15 (11.45%) Games
18 14 (10.69%) PhD
18 14 (10.69%) Node.js

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 (3.05%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.76%) CMS
2 1 (0.76%) Drupal
2 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (13.74%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.76%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.82%) GitHub
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.16%) DAB
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.82%) Big Data
2 4 (3.05%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.76%) Neo4j
3 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (19.08%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.74%) Axure RP
3 13 (9.92%) Mercurial
4 12 (9.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 11 (8.40%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.58%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.82%) NCrunch
7 5 (3.82%) ReSharper
8 4 (3.05%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.05%) IntelliJ
8 4 (3.05%) Maven
9 2 (1.53%) webpack
General
1 17 (12.98%) Retail
2 15 (11.45%) Games
3 8 (6.11%) Marketing
4 6 (4.58%) Finance
5 4 (3.05%) Law
6 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (38.93%) Developer
2 32 (24.43%) Designer
3 26 (19.85%) UX Designer
4 20 (15.27%) Software Engineer
5 19 (14.50%) UI Designer
6 18 (13.74%) Software Developer
7 15 (11.45%) UX Developer
8 13 (9.92%) UI Developer
8 13 (9.92%) UI/UX Designer
8 13 (9.92%) UI/UX Developer
8 13 (9.92%) Web Engineer
9 12 (9.16%) Digital Designer
9 12 (9.16%) Digital UX Designer
9 12 (9.16%) iOS Developer
9 12 (9.16%) Objective-C Developer
10 10 (7.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (7.63%) Graduate
10 10 (7.63%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 10 (7.63%) Senior Developer
11 9 (6.87%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (26.72%) CSS
2 31 (23.66%) HTML
3 20 (15.27%) RESTful
4 19 (14.50%) jQuery
5 17 (12.98%) .NET
6 14 (10.69%) Node.js
7 12 (9.16%) AngularJS
7 12 (9.16%) Google Maps API
7 12 (9.16%) OAuth
7 12 (9.16%) OAuth2
8 7 (5.34%) CSS3
8 7 (5.34%) HTML5
8 7 (5.34%) Sass
9 6 (4.58%) WPF
10 5 (3.82%) DirectX
10 5 (3.82%) Django
10 5 (3.82%) OpenGL
10 5 (3.82%) React
10 5 (3.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 5 (3.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.66%) Mobile App
2 22 (16.79%) Computer Science
3 16 (12.21%) Algorithms
3 16 (12.21%) Data Structures
4 13 (9.92%) Smartphone
5 7 (5.34%) Life Science
6 6 (4.58%) Fintech
7 5 (3.82%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.05%) LIMS
8 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.74%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.58%) Android
2 6 (4.58%) Windows
3 4 (3.05%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Unix
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.24%) Artificial Intelligence
1 37 (28.24%) Software Engineering
2 35 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (21.37%) OO
4 26 (19.85%) Analytics
5 21 (16.03%) Wireframes
6 12 (9.16%) API Integration
6 12 (9.16%) Customer Requirements
6 12 (9.16%) iOS Development
6 12 (9.16%) Mathematics
6 12 (9.16%) Mobile Development
6 12 (9.16%) Translating Business Requirements
6 12 (9.16%) Visualisation
7 11 (8.40%) Machine Learning
7 11 (8.40%) SDLC
8 10 (7.63%) Physics
8 10 (7.63%) Web Development
9 9 (6.87%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (6.11%) DevOps
10 8 (6.11%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.01%) JavaScript
2 34 (25.95%) Python
3 24 (18.32%) Java
4 20 (15.27%) C#
5 17 (12.98%) C++
6 13 (9.92%) PHP
7 12 (9.16%) Apple Swift
7 12 (9.16%) Objective-C
8 7 (5.34%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.34%) Perl
8 7 (5.34%) SQL
9 2 (1.53%) C
9 2 (1.53%) Ruby
10 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (25.95%) Degree
2 14 (10.69%) PhD
3 9 (6.87%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (13.74%) WorldPay
2 12 (9.16%) Google
2 12 (9.16%) Mapbox
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle
4 2 (1.53%) Adobe
5 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.76%) Xamarin