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

UX
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 46 32
Rank change year-on-year +15 -14 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 9 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.96% 3.26% 5.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.68% 10.00% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 15
Chester median annual salary £34,750 £41,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.76% +7.14% -18.95%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,125 £30,650
90th Percentile £42,250 £55,000 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +16.88% -14.44%

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 71 130 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 31.28% 32.58% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 61 114 75
Chester median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% -9.60%
10th Percentile £24,750 £29,825 £25,050
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £69,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -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 December 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Chester

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

1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) Wireframes
5 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
5 3 (33.33%) A/B Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Marketing
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Web Design
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Adobe
6 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (11.11%) Interaction Design
7 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
7 1 (11.11%) BDD
7 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 1 (11.11%) Ninject
7 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control

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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
2 1 (11.11%) gulp
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 1 (11.11%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) UX Designer
2 2 (22.22%) UX Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) UI/UX Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (11.11%) Laravel
3 1 (11.11%) Ninject
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) EPoS
1 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) A/B Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 3 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) SOLID
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Nintex
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter