Period
to 30 March 2020

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 30 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 47 74
Rank change year-on-year +20 +27 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 97 104 137
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridge 8.61% 5.62% 4.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.11% 12.04% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 68 87 98
Median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £28,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -8.57%

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 567 864 1,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 50.36% 46.70% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 353 605 995
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,700 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,500 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,625 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.51% -4.75% +13.64%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Cambridge

User Experience
Salary Trend in Cambridge

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing User Experience in Cambridge.

Salary trend for User Experience in Cambridge

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Experience in Cambridge over the 6 months to 30 March 2020.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, 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 42 (43.30%) JavaScript
2 36 (37.11%) AngularJS
3 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (29.90%) HTML
4 29 (29.90%) CSS
4 29 (29.90%) React
5 24 (24.74%) Linux
6 23 (23.71%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (22.68%) Front End Development
8 21 (21.65%) Microsoft
8 21 (21.65%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (21.65%) Analytics
9 20 (20.62%) Python
9 20 (20.62%) SQL Server
9 20 (20.62%) RESTful
10 18 (18.56%) Git (software)
11 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Excel
12 16 (16.49%) SQL
12 16 (16.49%) .NET
13 15 (15.46%) VB
13 15 (15.46%) VBA
13 15 (15.46%) MySQL
13 15 (15.46%) Java
13 15 (15.46%) PHP
13 15 (15.46%) MS Access
13 15 (15.46%) Time Management
13 15 (15.46%) Data Analytics
13 15 (15.46%) Performance Metrics
13 15 (15.46%) Development Roadmap
13 15 (15.46%) Server Management

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 2 (2.06%) Apache
1 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.06%) IIS
1 2 (2.06%) nginx
1 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (11.34%) InVision
2 11 (11.34%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (2.06%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.34%) AWS
2 8 (8.25%) Serverless
3 4 (4.12%) Azure
3 4 (4.12%) GCP
4 2 (2.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.03%) IaaS
5 1 (1.03%) Office 365
5 1 (1.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) Wireless
2 2 (2.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.46%) MS Access
2 15 (15.46%) MySQL
3 9 (9.28%) Blockchain
4 6 (6.19%) Big Data
4 6 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.03%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 18 (18.56%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.34%) Axure RP
3 8 (8.25%) webpack
4 5 (5.15%) Jasmine
4 5 (5.15%) JIRA
5 4 (4.12%) gulp
5 4 (4.12%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (4.12%) Protractor
6 2 (2.06%) Android Studio
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.03%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.03%) Selenium
General
1 11 (11.34%) Banking
2 6 (6.19%) Retail
3 3 (3.09%) Finance
4 1 (1.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (73.20%) Developer
2 22 (22.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (15.46%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (13.40%) Web Developer
5 11 (11.34%) Designer
5 11 (11.34%) UI Designer
5 11 (11.34%) UI/UX Designer
5 11 (11.34%) UX Designer
6 9 (9.28%) Angular Developer
6 9 (9.28%) Software Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) Access Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Android Developer
7 8 (8.25%) React Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Database Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.19%) Android Software Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) iOS Software Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Principal Developer
9 6 (6.19%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (37.11%) AngularJS
2 29 (29.90%) CSS
2 29 (29.90%) HTML
2 29 (29.90%) React
3 20 (20.62%) RESTful
4 16 (16.49%) .NET
5 13 (13.40%) Node.js
6 11 (11.34%) Ember.js
6 11 (11.34%) REST
7 10 (10.31%) Vue.js
8 9 (9.28%) CSS3
8 9 (9.28%) HTML5
9 8 (8.25%) Web Services
10 7 (7.22%) Angular 2
11 6 (6.19%) Meteor
11 6 (6.19%) React Native
12 5 (5.15%) Django
12 5 (5.15%) Redux
13 4 (4.12%) GraphQL
13 4 (4.12%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.65%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.34%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.25%) Life Science
4 6 (6.19%) Cloud Native
4 6 (6.19%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (6.19%) Smartphone
5 4 (4.12%) Robotics
6 3 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.03%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.03%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.74%) Linux
2 14 (14.43%) Android
3 12 (12.37%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.71%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (22.68%) Front End Development
4 21 (21.65%) Analytics
5 15 (15.46%) Data Analytics
5 15 (15.46%) Development Roadmap
5 15 (15.46%) Performance Metrics
5 15 (15.46%) Server Management
5 15 (15.46%) Time Management
6 14 (14.43%) Software Engineering
6 14 (14.43%) Web Development
7 11 (11.34%) Artificial Intelligence
7 11 (11.34%) Fintech
7 11 (11.34%) Product Roadmap
7 11 (11.34%) Wireframes
8 10 (10.31%) Computer Science
8 10 (10.31%) TDD
9 8 (8.25%) Android Development
9 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure as Code
9 8 (8.25%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 42 (43.30%) JavaScript
2 20 (20.62%) Python
3 16 (16.49%) SQL
4 15 (15.46%) Java
4 15 (15.46%) PHP
4 15 (15.46%) VB
4 15 (15.46%) VBA
5 11 (11.34%) ES6
6 6 (6.19%) Objective-C
6 6 (6.19%) TypeScript
7 4 (4.12%) C++
8 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.06%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.03%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.03%) C
9 1 (1.03%) C#
9 1 (1.03%) Go
9 1 (1.03%) Perl
9 1 (1.03%) Ruby
9 1 (1.03%) Rust
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Degree
2 7 (7.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.12%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.31%) Docker
2 1 (1.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (21.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.34%) Adobe
2 11 (11.34%) FIS
2 11 (11.34%) WorldPay
3 6 (6.19%) Dell
4 4 (4.12%) Google
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle
5 2 (2.06%) Tableau
6 1 (1.03%) Apple
6 1 (1.03%) ATG