Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 57 80
Rank change year-on-year -17 +23 -17
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 75 135 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.16% 4.35% 3.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.22% 10.85% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 54 98 56
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.88% -14.44%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,700 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,958 £62,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £43,250 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.49% +2.50% +5.96%

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 1,039 1,244 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 43.73% 40.05% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 779 868 683
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £27,350 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,750 £66,625 £56,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -3 23 £52,000 -0.95% 1
Chester +12 9 £34,750 -15.76% 4
Warrington +3 6 £41,000 -3.53% 1
Wilmslow -14 6 £43,750 -2.78% 2
Winsford - 5 £50,000 -
Macclesfield +6 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Northwich -2 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
User Experience
North West

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 31 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.33%) Banking
3 27 (36.00%) HTML
3 27 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 25 (33.33%) CSS
5 20 (26.67%) Finance
6 15 (20.00%) Law
6 15 (20.00%) Investment Banking
6 15 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 15 (20.00%) Wealth Management
7 14 (18.67%) Java
7 14 (18.67%) Wireframes
8 13 (17.33%) Scrum
9 12 (16.00%) HTML5
9 12 (16.00%) CSS3
9 12 (16.00%) Prototyping
10 11 (14.67%) DevOps
11 10 (13.33%) Front End Development
11 10 (13.33%) AngularJS
11 10 (13.33%) Adobe
11 10 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (12.00%) E-Commerce
12 9 (12.00%) Hibernate
12 9 (12.00%) Advertising
12 9 (12.00%) Spring
12 9 (12.00%) Online Banking
12 9 (12.00%) Git (software)
13 8 (10.67%) Analytics
13 8 (10.67%) PHP
13 8 (10.67%) Java 8

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 4 (5.33%) WordPress
2 3 (4.00%) Confluence
3 2 (2.67%) CMS
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.33%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.33%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (5.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.67%) InVision
3 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.67%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.33%) InDesign
4 1 (1.33%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.33%) AdWords
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.33%) GitHub
4 1 (1.33%) MailChimp
4 1 (1.33%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) ATM
2 1 (1.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) PPP
2 1 (1.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) Big Data
1 4 (5.33%) QlikView
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.67%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) DB2
4 1 (1.33%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.33%) Gradle
4 3 (4.00%) Axure RP
4 3 (4.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.67%) JIRA
5 2 (2.67%) Selenium
5 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.33%) FxCop
6 1 (1.33%) Grunt
6 1 (1.33%) gulp
6 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.33%) StyleCop
6 1 (1.33%) YouTrack
General
1 28 (37.33%) Banking
2 20 (26.67%) Finance
3 15 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 15 (20.00%) Law
4 9 (12.00%) Advertising
5 7 (9.33%) Marketing
6 3 (4.00%) Retail
7 2 (2.67%) Legal
7 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.33%) Back Office
8 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (44.00%) Developer
2 14 (18.67%) Designer
3 13 (17.33%) UX Designer
4 10 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Lead Designer
7 5 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Product Owner
7 5 (6.67%) UI Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Android Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Digital Product Owner
8 4 (5.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Lead UX Designer
8 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.33%) UX Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) IT Manager
9 3 (4.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.00%) HTML
2 25 (33.33%) CSS
3 12 (16.00%) CSS3
3 12 (16.00%) HTML5
4 10 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 9 (12.00%) Hibernate
5 9 (12.00%) Spring
6 7 (9.33%) Ajax
7 5 (6.67%) jQuery
7 5 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (5.33%) .NET
8 4 (5.33%) Natural Language Processing
9 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (4.00%) JSON
9 3 (4.00%) RESTful
10 2 (2.67%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.67%) Node.js
10 2 (2.67%) REST
10 2 (2.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Online Banking
2 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.00%) Fintech
4 3 (4.00%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (4.00%) Social Media
5 1 (1.33%) EPoS
5 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Android
2 4 (5.33%) Windows
3 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 15 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 14 (18.67%) Wireframes
4 13 (17.33%) Scrum
5 12 (16.00%) Prototyping
6 11 (14.67%) DevOps
7 10 (13.33%) Front End Development
7 10 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (12.00%) E-Commerce
9 8 (10.67%) Analytics
9 8 (10.67%) Secure Coding
10 7 (9.33%) BDD
10 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
10 7 (9.33%) MVC
10 7 (9.33%) Supplier Management
10 7 (9.33%) Web Development
11 6 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (8.00%) Resource Management
11 6 (8.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (18.67%) Java
3 8 (10.67%) Java 8
3 8 (10.67%) PHP
4 5 (6.67%) C#
5 4 (5.33%) SQL
6 3 (4.00%) Kotlin
7 2 (2.67%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.33%) C
8 1 (1.33%) C++
8 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) CBAP
2 2 (2.67%) IIBA
2 2 (2.67%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) GDPR
2 2 (2.67%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Ansible
1 1 (1.33%) Grafana
1 1 (1.33%) Kibana
1 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.33%) Prometheus
1 1 (1.33%) Puppet
1 1 (1.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (13.33%) Adobe
2 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.33%) Google
3 4 (5.33%) Tableau
4 3 (4.00%) Facebook
5 2 (2.67%) CA
5 2 (2.67%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (2.67%) Nintex
6 1 (1.33%) Hootsuite
6 1 (1.33%) Hotjar
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle
6 1 (1.33%) Splunk
6 1 (1.33%) Twitter