Period
to 17 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 32 45
Rank change year-on-year -13 +13 -16
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 13 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.27% 5.38% 4.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.29% 14.15% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 17
Chester median annual salary £41,250 £38,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -18.95% -3.06%
10th Percentile £31,125 £30,650 £29,700
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.88% -14.44% +5.88%

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 Chester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 140 106 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 35.26% 37.99% 33.41%
Number of salaries quoted 124 74 96
Chester median annual salary £42,875 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.19% -11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,850 £27,250
90th Percentile £61,750 £69,250 £61,250
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -3.85% -2.50%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Chester

User Experience
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Chester

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Chester over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing User Experience also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) React
4 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (30.77%) Open Source
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
6 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
6 2 (15.38%) Sass
6 2 (15.38%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Gradle
6 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (15.38%) Protractor
6 2 (15.38%) Prototyping
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) CRM

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
2 2 (15.38%) Gradle
2 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Protractor
3 1 (7.69%) Grunt
3 1 (7.69%) gulp
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) CRM Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) UX Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior UX Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) React
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) EJB
6 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 2 (15.38%) JSP
6 2 (15.38%) Sass
6 2 (15.38%) Servlets
7 1 (7.69%) .NET
7 1 (7.69%) JSON
7 1 (7.69%) LESS
7 1 (7.69%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
1 1 (7.69%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
2 4 (30.77%) Open Source
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Prototyping
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) A/B Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Adaptive Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Market Research
5 1 (7.69%) Microservices
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Google