Period
to 23 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 66 46 49
Rank change year-on-year -20 +3 +25
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 77 45 103
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.83% 5.14% 5.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.61% 13.55% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 60
10th Percentile £39,600 £19,450 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £61,375
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% - -15.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,012 332 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 50.32% 37.94% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 328 245 540
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,300 £27,281
25th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,375 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.95% +22.22% -9.09%
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £70,125
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Cambridgeshire

User Experience
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Cambridgeshire

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Experience in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Cambridgeshire

User Experience
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cambridge -17 53 £53,000 -3.64% 20
Peterborough -20 4 £62,500 +78.57%
User Experience
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 43 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (49.35%) Software Engineering
3 36 (46.75%) UX Design
4 33 (42.86%) Social Skills
5 32 (41.56%) Degree
6 31 (40.26%) JavaScript
7 26 (33.77%) React
8 20 (25.97%) C#
8 20 (25.97%) SDLC
9 19 (24.68%) C++
9 19 (24.68%) Computer Science
10 18 (23.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (23.38%) TypeScript
11 16 (20.78%) C
11 16 (20.78%) CSS
12 15 (19.48%) HTML
12 15 (19.48%) Automotive
12 15 (19.48%) Azure
12 15 (19.48%) Open Source
12 15 (19.48%) LLVM
12 15 (19.48%) IEC 61508
12 15 (19.48%) ISO 26262
12 15 (19.48%) Front End Development
12 15 (19.48%) Microservices
12 15 (19.48%) IEC 62304
13 13 (16.88%) Python
13 13 (16.88%) Mentoring
14 12 (15.58%) Node.js
14 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
14 12 (15.58%) .NET

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (2.60%) Apache
1 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Sketch
2 5 (6.49%) Adobe XD
2 5 (6.49%) InVision
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.48%) Azure
2 8 (10.39%) SaaS
3 7 (9.09%) AWS
4 5 (6.49%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 5 (6.49%) Figma
5 4 (5.19%) Serverless
5 4 (5.19%) Siri
6 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.60%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (2.60%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.60%) GCP
7 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) GitHub
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (1.30%) npm
7 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.19%) Big Data
3 4 (5.19%) MySQL
4 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.79%) TeamCity
3 5 (6.49%) Cypress.io
3 5 (6.49%) Mocha
3 5 (6.49%) Selenium
3 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio Code
3 5 (6.49%) webpack
4 4 (5.19%) Balsamiq
5 3 (3.90%) Axure RP
5 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.90%) JIRA
6 1 (1.30%) GitLab
General
1 33 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 15 (19.48%) Automotive
3 7 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (7.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 5 (6.49%) Environmental Health
6 4 (5.19%) Publishing
7 3 (3.90%) Games
7 3 (3.90%) Influencing Skills
7 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.90%) Marketing
7 3 (3.90%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (3.90%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Developer
2 18 (23.38%) Software Engineer
3 15 (19.48%) Technical Leader
4 14 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (11.69%) Designer
5 9 (11.69%) UX Designer
6 7 (9.09%) React Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Senior User Experience Researcher
7 4 (5.19%) User Experience Researcher
8 3 (3.90%) Associate Director
8 3 (3.90%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Product Owner
8 3 (3.90%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.90%) UI Designer
8 3 (3.90%) UI/UX Designer
9 2 (2.60%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.60%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Technical Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (33.77%) React
2 16 (20.78%) CSS
3 15 (19.48%) HTML
3 15 (19.48%) LLVM
4 12 (15.58%) .NET
4 12 (15.58%) Node.js
5 11 (14.29%) Redux
6 9 (11.69%) .NET Framework
6 9 (11.69%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.79%) .NET Core
8 5 (6.49%) Chai
8 5 (6.49%) Enzyme
8 5 (6.49%) HTML5
8 5 (6.49%) Jest
8 5 (6.49%) Sass
9 3 (3.90%) jQuery
9 3 (3.90%) Web Components
9 3 (3.90%) WPF
10 2 (2.60%) OAuth
10 2 (2.60%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Mobile App
1 6 (7.79%) Social Media
2 4 (5.19%) Cloud Native
3 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.60%) Renewable Energy
3 2 (2.60%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.30%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.39%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) Android
2 5 (6.49%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.90%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.60%) Linux
4 2 (2.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (49.35%) Software Engineering
3 36 (46.75%) UX Design
4 20 (25.97%) SDLC
5 19 (24.68%) Computer Science
6 18 (23.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (19.48%) Front End Development
7 15 (19.48%) Microservices
7 15 (19.48%) Open Source
8 13 (16.88%) Mentoring
9 11 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
9 11 (14.29%) DevOps
9 11 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 9 (11.69%) User Stories
10 9 (11.69%) Wireframes
11 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (10.39%) Full Stack Development
11 8 (10.39%) Machine Learning
11 8 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (10.39%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.26%) JavaScript
2 20 (25.97%) C#
3 19 (24.68%) C++
4 18 (23.38%) TypeScript
5 16 (20.78%) C
6 13 (16.88%) Python
7 7 (9.09%) Java
8 5 (6.49%) SQL
9 4 (5.19%) PHP
9 4 (5.19%) Ruby
10 3 (3.90%) ES6
10 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.60%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.30%) ES7
Qualifications
1 32 (41.56%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.30%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.48%) IEC 61508
1 15 (19.48%) IEC 62304
1 15 (19.48%) ISO 26262
2 4 (5.19%) Accessibility
3 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.60%) QA
4 1 (1.30%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Adobe
2 6 (7.79%) Facebook
2 6 (7.79%) IBM
2 6 (7.79%) McKesson
2 6 (7.79%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle
4 4 (5.19%) Apple
5 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.30%) ANSYS
6 1 (1.30%) Avid
6 1 (1.30%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.30%) Google