Period
to 15 July 2019

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 15 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 24 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 +8
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 18 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 7.66% 8.12% 4.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.69% 22.52% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 10
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +10.24%
10th Percentile £30,625 £30,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £55,000 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +8.28%

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 87 111 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 37.02% 36.04% 20.82%
Number of salaries quoted 71 96 47
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,016 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £71,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +5.26%

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 15 July 2019.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Chester

For the 6 months to 15 July 2019, 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 17 (94.44%) HTML
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 13 (72.22%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (50.00%) DevOps
4 9 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 8 (44.44%) Virtual Team
5 8 (44.44%) Redux
5 8 (44.44%) React
5 8 (44.44%) webpack
5 8 (44.44%) REST
5 8 (44.44%) JSON
5 8 (44.44%) Banking
5 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) MVC
7 5 (27.78%) React Native
8 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
8 4 (22.22%) RESTful
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) .NET
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 4 (22.22%) OOP
8 4 (22.22%) OO
8 4 (22.22%) Marketing
8 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework

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 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.56%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (5.56%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (5.56%) GitHub
3 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (44.44%) webpack
3 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
4 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.56%) GitLab
4 1 (5.56%) gulp
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Banking
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 8 (44.44%) Software Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Designer
4 2 (11.11%) UX Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Web Manager
5 1 (5.56%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 8 (44.44%) JSON
2 8 (44.44%) React
2 8 (44.44%) Redux
2 8 (44.44%) REST
3 5 (27.78%) React Native
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 4 (22.22%) RESTful
5 3 (16.67%) HTML5
5 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (16.67%) Sass
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) LESS
7 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
7 1 (5.56%) LINQ
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Virtual Team
2 3 (16.67%) EPoS
3 2 (11.11%) Graphic Design
3 2 (11.11%) Social Media
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps
1 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) OOP
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (16.67%) MVVM
5 3 (16.67%) SEO
5 3 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) A/B Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Lead Generation
7 1 (5.56%) Adaptive Web Design
7 1 (5.56%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
2 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) HND
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) cPanel
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) SendGrid