Period
to 22 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 67 73
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6 -30
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 83 110 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.03% 3.90% 3.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.27% 9.01% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 62 77 60
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £59,875 £60,000 £52,750
North West median annual salary £43,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.89% +12.50% -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,142 1,221 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 41.71% 43.34% 36.53%
Number of salaries quoted 848 814 650
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% +12.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £22,595 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,875 £62,500 £56,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Cheshire

User Experience
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Cheshire

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Cheshire

User Experience
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford 0 28 £50,000 -6.98% 3
Chester +3 20 £40,000 +14.29% 16
Warrington +9 12 £33,750 -12.90% 2
Wilmslow -14 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Macclesfield +2 2 £40,000 +3.23% 3
Winsford - 2 £47,500 - 2
User Experience
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 38 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.94%) Banking
3 25 (30.12%) HTML
4 24 (28.92%) CSS
5 20 (24.10%) Finance
6 19 (22.89%) Java
7 18 (21.69%) JavaScript
8 16 (19.28%) E-Commerce
8 16 (19.28%) Law
8 16 (19.28%) Risk Management
8 16 (19.28%) Investment Banking
8 16 (19.28%) Wealth Management
8 16 (19.28%) HTML5
8 16 (19.28%) CSS3
9 14 (16.87%) Scrum
10 13 (15.66%) Photoshop
10 13 (15.66%) A/B Testing
11 12 (14.46%) Online Banking
11 12 (14.46%) Android
11 12 (14.46%) Front End Development
12 11 (13.25%) AngularJS
12 11 (13.25%) Mobile App
13 10 (12.05%) DevOps
13 10 (12.05%) jQuery
13 10 (12.05%) SQL
13 10 (12.05%) Wireframes
13 10 (12.05%) Prototyping
13 10 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (10.84%) Ajax
14 9 (10.84%) Spring

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (7.23%) Confluence
2 4 (4.82%) Moodle
3 3 (3.61%) CMS
4 2 (2.41%) NServiceBus
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.20%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.20%) Camtasia
2 1 (1.20%) InDesign
2 1 (1.20%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.20%) InVision
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.20%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Trello
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) ATM
2 2 (2.41%) SSH
3 1 (1.20%) HTTP
3 1 (1.20%) Internet
3 1 (1.20%) PPP
3 1 (1.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.82%) Big Data
2 4 (4.82%) QlikView
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) SQLite
3 2 (2.41%) DB2
4 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
1 6 (7.23%) Gradle
1 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.61%) JIRA
2 3 (3.61%) Selenium
2 3 (3.61%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.41%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.41%) FxCop
3 2 (2.41%) git-flow
3 2 (2.41%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.41%) StyleCop
3 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.20%) gulp
4 1 (1.20%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.20%) webpack
General
1 29 (34.94%) Banking
2 20 (24.10%) Finance
3 16 (19.28%) Investment Banking
3 16 (19.28%) Law
4 6 (7.23%) Advertising
5 5 (6.02%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.82%) Marketing
7 2 (2.41%) Retail
8 1 (1.20%) Back Office
8 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (34.94%) Developer
2 21 (25.30%) Designer
2 21 (25.30%) UX Designer
3 12 (14.46%) Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (6.02%) Android Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Senior Designer
6 5 (6.02%) Senior UX Designer
7 4 (4.82%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Lead Android Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.41%) IT Technical Manager
9 2 (2.41%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Product Owner
9 2 (2.41%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.12%) HTML
2 24 (28.92%) CSS
3 16 (19.28%) CSS3
3 16 (19.28%) HTML5
4 11 (13.25%) AngularJS
5 10 (12.05%) jQuery
6 9 (10.84%) Ajax
6 9 (10.84%) Hibernate
6 9 (10.84%) Spring
7 6 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (4.82%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (4.82%) XML
9 3 (3.61%) REST
10 2 (2.41%) Android NDK
10 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.41%) Castle Windsor
10 2 (2.41%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.41%) Sass
10 2 (2.41%) SignalR
10 2 (2.41%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Online Banking
2 11 (13.25%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.82%) e-Learning
4 4 (4.82%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (4.82%) VLE
5 2 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.20%) RIA
6 1 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.46%) Android
2 7 (8.43%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.41%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.28%) E-Commerce
2 16 (19.28%) Risk Management
2 16 (19.28%) Wealth Management
3 14 (16.87%) Scrum
4 13 (15.66%) A/B Testing
5 12 (14.46%) Front End Development
6 10 (12.05%) DevOps
6 10 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (12.05%) Prototyping
6 10 (12.05%) Wireframes
7 9 (10.84%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.84%) Secure Coding
7 9 (10.84%) Web Design
8 8 (9.64%) Test Automation
9 7 (8.43%) Analytics
9 7 (8.43%) Android Development
9 7 (8.43%) BDD
9 7 (8.43%) SDLC
9 7 (8.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.89%) Java
2 18 (21.69%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.05%) SQL
4 8 (9.64%) Java 8
5 6 (7.23%) C#
6 3 (3.61%) Kotlin
7 2 (2.41%) C
7 2 (2.41%) C++
7 2 (2.41%) PHP
8 1 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) CBAP
1 3 (3.61%) Degree
1 3 (3.61%) IIBA
2 1 (1.20%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.20%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.20%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.20%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (8.43%) Adobe
2 5 (6.02%) Google
3 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.82%) Tableau
4 3 (3.61%) CA
4 3 (3.61%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (3.61%) Twitter
5 2 (2.41%) Apple
5 2 (2.41%) Nintex
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle