Period
to 22 March 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 68 42
Rank change year-on-year +20 -26 -1
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 87 54 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 6.62% 3.63% 5.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.21% 11.61% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73 45 42
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,700 £21,500
90th Percentile £64,000 £63,500 £52,375
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33% -6.25%

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 Dorset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 572 465 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 43.53% 31.25% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 497 373 293
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £80,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Dorset

User Experience
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Dorset

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Dorset over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Dorset

User Experience
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 22 March 2019. 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
Bournemouth +6 24 £38,000 +8.57% 8
Ferndown -1 24 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Poole -3 20 £39,000 +4.00% 3
Wimborne +6 19 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Sherborne - 1 - -
User Experience
South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Dorset region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 55 (63.22%) JavaScript
2 47 (54.02%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (51.72%) MVC
4 43 (49.43%) HTML
5 42 (48.28%) CSS
6 35 (40.23%) .NET
6 35 (40.23%) C#
7 32 (36.78%) ASP.NET
8 28 (32.18%) Front End Development
8 28 (32.18%) SQL Server
9 27 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (29.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (29.89%) TDD
11 25 (28.74%) Microsoft Azure
12 24 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
12 24 (27.59%) SaaS
12 24 (27.59%) Manufacturing
12 24 (27.59%) .NET Core
13 22 (25.29%) Project Management
13 22 (25.29%) Git (software)
14 21 (24.14%) Self-Motivation
15 20 (22.99%) WordPress
15 20 (22.99%) AngularJS
15 20 (22.99%) PHP
15 20 (22.99%) jQuery
16 19 (21.84%) Adobe
16 19 (21.84%) Open Source
17 14 (16.09%) React
18 13 (14.94%) HTML5
19 12 (13.79%) Wireframes

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 20 (22.99%) WordPress
2 6 (6.90%) Confluence
3 5 (5.75%) CMS
4 4 (4.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.30%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (4.60%) InVision
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (28.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (27.59%) SaaS
3 3 (3.45%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.30%) Firebase
4 2 (2.30%) Trello
5 1 (1.15%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) Big Data
2 8 (9.20%) Blockchain
3 2 (2.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (25.29%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.20%) JIRA
2 8 (9.20%) Selenium
3 6 (6.90%) gulp
4 5 (5.75%) webpack
5 2 (2.30%) Axure RP
5 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.15%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.15%) NUnit
6 1 (1.15%) Protractor
6 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (27.59%) Manufacturing
2 10 (11.49%) Marketing
3 8 (9.20%) Finance
4 5 (5.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (80.46%) Developer
2 32 (36.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 30 (34.48%) Designer
4 26 (29.89%) .NET Developer
5 24 (27.59%) Azure Developer
6 7 (8.05%) React Developer
6 7 (8.05%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) UI Designer
8 3 (3.45%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.30%) Angular Developer
9 2 (2.30%) Digital Developer
9 2 (2.30%) Digital Product Owner
9 2 (2.30%) Product Owner
9 2 (2.30%) UX Designer
10 1 (1.15%) Sitecore Developer
10 1 (1.15%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (49.43%) HTML
2 42 (48.28%) CSS
3 35 (40.23%) .NET
4 32 (36.78%) ASP.NET
5 27 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 26 (29.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (27.59%) .NET Core
8 20 (22.99%) AngularJS
8 20 (22.99%) jQuery
9 14 (16.09%) React
10 13 (14.94%) HTML5
11 11 (12.64%) CSS3
12 9 (10.34%) Sass
13 6 (6.90%) Material Design
13 6 (6.90%) Vue.js
14 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
15 2 (2.30%) Apache Cordova
15 2 (2.30%) Entity Framework
15 2 (2.30%) HTML5 Boilerplate
15 2 (2.30%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (12.64%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.15%) Animation
4 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.60%) Android
1 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.02%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (51.72%) MVC
3 28 (32.18%) Front End Development
4 26 (29.89%) TDD
5 22 (25.29%) Project Management
6 19 (21.84%) Open Source
7 12 (13.79%) Wireframes
8 10 (11.49%) Web Development
9 9 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (10.34%) Unit Testing
10 8 (9.20%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (9.20%) Migration
10 8 (9.20%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 8 (9.20%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 6 (6.90%) Collaborative Working
11 6 (6.90%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 6 (6.90%) Scrum
11 6 (6.90%) User Stories
12 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (63.22%) JavaScript
2 35 (40.23%) C#
3 20 (22.99%) PHP
4 10 (11.49%) TypeScript
5 2 (2.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.15%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) Actionable Recommendations
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (21.84%) Adobe
2 6 (6.90%) Atlassian
2 6 (6.90%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.45%) Google
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft