Period
to 9 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > East of England
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 60 77
Rank change year-on-year +15 +17 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 364 414 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.49% 4.19% 3.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.92% 10.10% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 209 359 373
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.94% +2.35%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £53,819 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.51% +5.00% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,818 4,097 4,853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 42.54% 41.42% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,878 3,038 3,753
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,000 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in the East of England

User Experience
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for User Experience in the East of England

User Experience
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in the East of England over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Salary histogram for User Experience in the East of England

User Experience
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the East of England region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Hertfordshire -16 120 £52,500 - 27
Cambridgeshire +19 96 £42,500 +6.25% 44
Essex +50 90 £43,750 +2.94% 18
Norfolk +18 32 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Bedfordshire -8 21 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Suffolk +4 5 £32,500 -23.53% 9
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 200 (54.95%) JavaScript
2 195 (53.57%) HTML
2 195 (53.57%) CSS
3 152 (41.76%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (30.49%) .NET
5 109 (29.95%) C#
6 98 (26.92%) E-Commerce
7 96 (26.37%) AngularJS
8 95 (26.10%) jQuery
9 93 (25.55%) Web Development
10 83 (22.80%) Analytical Skills
11 77 (21.15%) Scrum
11 77 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
12 74 (20.33%) ASP.NET
13 73 (20.05%) TDD
13 73 (20.05%) Git (software)
14 70 (19.23%) Degree
15 67 (18.41%) Computer Science
16 65 (17.86%) Self-Motivation
17 63 (17.31%) Test Automation
18 62 (17.03%) Microsoft
19 57 (15.66%) MVC
20 56 (15.38%) Relational Database
21 54 (14.84%) webpack
22 53 (14.56%) Front End Development
22 53 (14.56%) Node.js
22 53 (14.56%) PHP
22 53 (14.56%) MySQL
23 52 (14.29%) BDD
24 51 (14.01%) SQL Server

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 29 (7.97%) IIS
2 19 (5.22%) WordPress
3 11 (3.02%) ExpressionEngine
3 11 (3.02%) nginx
4 7 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.65%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.65%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.37%) JBoss
6 5 (1.37%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.10%) CMS
8 2 (0.55%) Confluence
8 2 (0.55%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.27%) Apache
9 1 (0.27%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 22 (6.04%) Photoshop
2 15 (4.12%) Sketch
3 13 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (3.30%) InVision
5 10 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (2.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (2.20%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (1.10%) Flinto
8 4 (1.10%) InDesign
8 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 13 (3.57%) Magento
2 11 (3.02%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.82%) Shopify
5 2 (0.55%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.27%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 43 (11.81%) AWS
1 43 (11.81%) Azure
2 33 (9.07%) npm
3 14 (3.85%) Google Analytics
4 12 (3.30%) BrowserStack
4 12 (3.30%) SaaS
5 11 (3.02%) GitHub
5 11 (3.02%) Sauce Labs
6 9 (2.47%) Oracle CX
7 8 (2.20%) PaaS
8 6 (1.65%) Apigee
8 6 (1.65%) Siri
9 5 (1.37%) GCP
10 4 (1.10%) Google App Engine
10 4 (1.10%) Office 365
10 4 (1.10%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 2 (0.55%) Yarn
12 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.20%) DAB
2 5 (1.37%) Firewall
2 5 (1.37%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.37%) VLAN
3 4 (1.10%) Internet
4 3 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.55%) Wireless
6 1 (0.27%) Broadband
6 1 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 53 (14.56%) MySQL
3 51 (14.01%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.20%) Big Data
5 6 (1.65%) MS Access
6 5 (1.37%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 73 (20.05%) Git (software)
2 54 (14.84%) webpack
3 36 (9.89%) JIRA
4 33 (9.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (7.97%) Jasmine
6 25 (6.87%) Oracle Forms
7 22 (6.04%) Selenium
8 21 (5.77%) Axure RP
9 19 (5.22%) TestRail
10 16 (4.40%) Karma Test Runner
11 15 (4.12%) Cucumber
12 11 (3.02%) Appium
12 11 (3.02%) Babel
12 11 (3.02%) Calabash
12 11 (3.02%) Grunt
12 11 (3.02%) Robot Framework
13 10 (2.75%) Balsamiq
13 10 (2.75%) gulp
13 10 (2.75%) WebDriver
14 9 (2.47%) NUnit
General
1 46 (12.64%) Marketing
2 30 (8.24%) Retail
3 19 (5.22%) Games
4 11 (3.02%) Automotive
5 10 (2.75%) Finance
6 7 (1.92%) Banking
7 4 (1.10%) Electronics
7 4 (1.10%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.27%) Humanities
8 1 (0.27%) Law
8 1 (0.27%) Social Science
8 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 207 (56.87%) Developer
2 60 (16.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 58 (15.93%) Web Developer
4 53 (14.56%) .NET Developer
5 45 (12.36%) Designer
6 40 (10.99%) Software Developer
7 38 (10.44%) UX Designer
8 35 (9.62%) Full Stack Developer
9 30 (8.24%) Junior
10 29 (7.97%) C# Developer
11 28 (7.69%) Junior Developer
12 27 (7.42%) C# Web Developer
13 24 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
14 23 (6.32%) .NET Web Developer
14 23 (6.32%) Junior .NET Developer
15 18 (4.95%) Angular Developer
15 18 (4.95%) JavaScript Developer
15 18 (4.95%) UI Designer
15 18 (4.95%) UI/UX Designer
16 17 (4.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (53.57%) CSS
1 195 (53.57%) HTML
2 111 (30.49%) .NET
3 96 (26.37%) AngularJS
4 95 (26.10%) jQuery
5 74 (20.33%) ASP.NET
6 53 (14.56%) Node.js
7 42 (11.54%) Vue.js
8 40 (10.99%) React
9 36 (9.89%) JSON
10 34 (9.34%) Express
11 32 (8.79%) LESS
12 31 (8.52%) Web Services
13 27 (7.42%) Sass
14 24 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 24 (6.59%) HTML5
15 21 (5.77%) RESTful
15 21 (5.77%) Velocity
16 19 (5.22%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 83 (22.80%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (17.86%) Self-Motivation
3 42 (11.54%) Mobile App
4 29 (7.97%) Smartphone
5 10 (2.75%) Life Science
5 10 (2.75%) W3C
6 9 (2.47%) Mobile Computing
7 8 (2.20%) Animation
7 8 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.92%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.65%) iPad
9 6 (1.65%) iPhone
10 5 (1.37%) CCTV
10 5 (1.37%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.37%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (0.55%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.55%) Photography
11 2 (0.55%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.44%) Windows
2 34 (9.34%) Apple iOS
3 30 (8.24%) Android
4 21 (5.77%) Mac OS
5 18 (4.95%) Linux
6 5 (1.37%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.10%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (41.76%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (26.92%) E-Commerce
3 93 (25.55%) Web Development
4 77 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
4 77 (21.15%) Scrum
5 73 (20.05%) TDD
6 67 (18.41%) Computer Science
7 63 (17.31%) Test Automation
8 57 (15.66%) MVC
9 53 (14.56%) Front End Development
10 52 (14.29%) BDD
11 49 (13.46%) Analytics
12 46 (12.64%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 46 (12.64%) Decision-Making
13 45 (12.36%) B2C
14 44 (12.09%) User Stories
15 36 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (9.89%) Product Roadmap
16 32 (8.79%) Kanban
16 32 (8.79%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 200 (54.95%) JavaScript
2 109 (29.95%) C#
3 53 (14.56%) PHP
4 50 (13.74%) SQL
5 46 (12.64%) VB.NET
6 35 (9.62%) Python
7 34 (9.34%) Java
7 34 (9.34%) TypeScript
8 27 (7.42%) ES6
9 11 (3.02%) Objective-C
10 10 (2.75%) Ruby
11 7 (1.92%) C++
12 6 (1.65%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.65%) R
12 6 (1.65%) Scala
12 6 (1.65%) VB
12 6 (1.65%) VBA
13 5 (1.37%) Apple Swift
13 5 (1.37%) Perl
13 5 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (19.23%) Degree
2 34 (9.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.82%) ISEB
4 1 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.47%) QA
2 8 (2.20%) WAI
3 5 (1.37%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.37%) SLA
4 1 (0.27%) GDPR
4 1 (0.27%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (4.95%) Docker
2 9 (2.47%) Firmware
3 5 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.37%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (5.22%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.92%) SCCM
3 6 (1.65%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.65%) Oozie
4 5 (1.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (1.37%) Matomo
Vendors
1 62 (17.03%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.34%) Oracle
3 27 (7.42%) Adobe
4 22 (6.04%) Google
5 21 (5.77%) WorldPay
6 8 (2.20%) Tableau
7 7 (1.92%) FIS
7 7 (1.92%) IBM
8 6 (1.65%) Apple
8 6 (1.65%) Dell
8 6 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.37%) Barracuda Networks
9 5 (1.37%) Hotjar
9 5 (1.37%) Optimizely
9 5 (1.37%) VMware
10 3 (0.82%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.55%) hybris
12 1 (0.27%) ATG
12 1 (0.27%) Telerik
12 1 (0.27%) Twitter