Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 31 42
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 24 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 7.77% 4.26% 3.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.46% 17.65% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 11
Chester median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% +11.11% -30.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £43,000 £38,750
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 130 68 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 42.07% 24.11% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 119 45 101
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.11% -2.67%
10th Percentile £26,300 £26,300 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

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 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) CSS
3 13 (54.17%) Photoshop
3 13 (54.17%) E-Commerce
3 13 (54.17%) HTML5
3 13 (54.17%) CSS3
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) Web Design
6 8 (33.33%) A/B Testing
7 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (20.83%) SEO
8 5 (20.83%) Web Development
9 4 (16.67%) Google
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) MVC
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.67%) Sass
10 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
10 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
10 3 (12.50%) Prototyping
10 3 (12.50%) C#
10 3 (12.50%) .NET
10 3 (12.50%) Web Services
10 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 3 (12.50%) Degree
10 3 (12.50%) jQuery

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) CheetahMail
1 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.17%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (4.17%) Pure360
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) CasperJS
3 1 (4.17%) gulp
3 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) webpack
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Designer
2 11 (45.83%) UX Designer
3 7 (29.17%) Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Designer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior UX Designer
5 4 (16.67%) Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Product Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Business IT Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Manager
8 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) CSS
3 13 (54.17%) CSS3
3 13 (54.17%) HTML5
4 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (16.67%) Sass
6 3 (12.50%) .NET
6 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 3 (12.50%) jQuery
6 3 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.17%) Ajax
8 1 (4.17%) JSON
8 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (4.17%) React
8 1 (4.17%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) E-Commerce
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Web Design
4 8 (33.33%) A/B Testing
5 5 (20.83%) SEO
5 5 (20.83%) Web Development
6 4 (16.67%) MVC
7 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 3 (12.50%) Prototyping
8 2 (8.33%) Analytics
8 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Line Management
8 2 (8.33%) Migration
8 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) UML
8 2 (8.33%) Use Case
8 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Wireframes
9 1 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CIPFA
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Google
2 2 (8.33%) Adobe
2 2 (8.33%) Twitter
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Sitecore