Period
to 5 March 2021

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 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > East of England
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 43 46 63
Rank change year-on-year +3 +17 +13
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 143 338 392
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.81% 5.61% 4.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.60% 13.32% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 106 257 387
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,150 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +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 1,135 2,537 3,666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.20% 42.11% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 687 1,819 2,768
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £76,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing User Experience as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Experience in the East of England over the 6 months to 5 March 2021.

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 5 March 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -7 47 £45,000 - 15
Essex -9 43 £36,475 +4.21% 12
Hertfordshire +12 31 £65,000 +23.81% 8
Suffolk +39 10 £57,500 -
Bedfordshire +32 8 £32,000 -41.82% 2
Norfolk -6 4 £50,000 +25.00% 5
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2021, 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 79 (55.24%) JavaScript
2 75 (52.45%) CSS
3 68 (47.55%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (46.85%) HTML
5 40 (27.97%) Node.js
6 35 (24.48%) Web Development
7 32 (22.38%) C#
8 31 (21.68%) Degree
9 28 (19.58%) Problem-Solving
10 26 (18.18%) HTML5
11 25 (17.48%) Git (software)
11 25 (17.48%) Front End Development
12 24 (16.78%) React
12 24 (16.78%) Computer Science
13 23 (16.08%) webpack
14 22 (15.38%) Prototyping
14 22 (15.38%) AngularJS
14 22 (15.38%) Software Engineering
15 20 (13.99%) Microsoft
15 20 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (13.29%) Data Analysis
16 19 (13.29%) REST
16 19 (13.29%) Marketing
17 18 (12.59%) Vue.js
18 17 (11.89%) Decision-Making
18 17 (11.89%) Scrum
19 15 (10.49%) E-Commerce
19 15 (10.49%) .NET
19 15 (10.49%) ITIL
19 15 (10.49%) Visualisation

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 11 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 5 (3.50%) Confluence
2 5 (3.50%) WordPress
3 4 (2.80%) CMS
4 3 (2.10%) IIS
5 2 (1.40%) Apache
5 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.40%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Figma
2 5 (3.50%) InVision
3 4 (2.80%) Adobe XD
3 4 (2.80%) Sketch
4 3 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.40%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.39%) Microsoft 365
2 11 (7.69%) AWS
3 10 (6.99%) Azure
4 8 (5.59%) GitHub
5 7 (4.90%) npm
6 5 (3.50%) GCP
7 4 (2.80%) SaaS
8 3 (2.10%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (2.10%) Oracle CX
8 3 (2.10%) Serverless
9 2 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.40%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.40%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.70%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.70%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.69%) Skype
2 4 (2.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.90%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.50%) MySQL
4 3 (2.10%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.10%) Redis
5 2 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.70%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.70%) DTS
6 1 (0.70%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (17.48%) Git (software)
2 23 (16.08%) webpack
3 14 (9.79%) JIRA
4 13 (9.09%) gulp
5 9 (6.29%) Grunt
5 9 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.80%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.10%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.10%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (2.10%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.40%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.70%) Babel
9 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.70%) ESLint
9 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.70%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.70%) Mocha
9 1 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 19 (13.29%) Marketing
2 7 (4.90%) Law
2 7 (4.90%) Retail
3 5 (3.50%) Finance
3 5 (3.50%) Games
4 3 (2.10%) Automotive
5 2 (1.40%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.40%) Back Office
5 2 (1.40%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.70%) Advertising
6 1 (0.70%) Electronics
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (59.44%) Developer
2 31 (21.68%) JavaScript Developer
3 19 (13.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 15 (10.49%) Senior Developer
5 11 (7.69%) Consultant
5 11 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 8 (5.59%) C# Developer
6 8 (5.59%) Designer
6 8 (5.59%) Software Engineer
7 7 (4.90%) .NET Developer
7 7 (4.90%) UX Designer
8 6 (4.20%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (4.20%) React Developer
8 6 (4.20%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Analyst
9 5 (3.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Digital Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Graduate
9 5 (3.50%) Node.js Developer
9 5 (3.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (52.45%) CSS
2 67 (46.85%) HTML
3 40 (27.97%) Node.js
4 26 (18.18%) HTML5
5 24 (16.78%) React
6 22 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 19 (13.29%) REST
8 18 (12.59%) Vue.js
9 15 (10.49%) .NET
10 13 (9.09%) jQuery
11 12 (8.39%) Redux
12 11 (7.69%) CSS3
12 11 (7.69%) GraphQL
13 10 (6.99%) Web Services
14 9 (6.29%) RESTful
15 8 (5.59%) Sass
16 6 (4.20%) ASP.NET
16 6 (4.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 5 (3.50%) Spring
18 4 (2.80%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.59%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.50%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.10%) Animation
5 3 (2.10%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.10%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.10%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.10%) Robotics
5 3 (2.10%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.40%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.40%) Life Science
7 1 (0.70%) Acoustics
7 1 (0.70%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.70%) Blog
7 1 (0.70%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.40%) Android
1 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
1 2 (1.40%) Linux
2 1 (0.70%) Unix
2 1 (0.70%) Windows
2 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (47.55%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (24.48%) Web Development
3 28 (19.58%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (17.48%) Front End Development
5 24 (16.78%) Computer Science
6 22 (15.38%) Prototyping
6 22 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 19 (13.29%) Data Analysis
8 17 (11.89%) Decision-Making
8 17 (11.89%) Scrum
9 15 (10.49%) Cybersecurity
9 15 (10.49%) E-Commerce
9 15 (10.49%) ITIL
9 15 (10.49%) SDLC
9 15 (10.49%) Visualisation
10 13 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
11 12 (8.39%) Conflict Resolution
11 12 (8.39%) Mentoring
11 12 (8.39%) MVC
12 11 (7.69%) Data-Driven Decision Making
Programming Languages
1 79 (55.24%) JavaScript
2 32 (22.38%) C#
3 13 (9.09%) TypeScript
4 12 (8.39%) ES6
5 10 (6.99%) PHP
6 9 (6.29%) SQL
7 7 (4.90%) Python
8 5 (3.50%) C++
9 4 (2.80%) C
9 4 (2.80%) Java
10 1 (0.70%) JSX
10 1 (0.70%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (21.68%) Degree
2 4 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.10%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.69%) COBIT
1 11 (7.69%) GDPR
2 8 (5.59%) WCAG
3 6 (4.20%) QA
4 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Docker
1 2 (1.40%) Firmware
2 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (7.69%) IBM BigFix
2 3 (2.10%) FlexNet
3 1 (0.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (13.99%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (7.69%) IBM
3 11 (7.69%) ServiceNow
4 6 (4.20%) Oracle
5 5 (3.50%) Adobe
5 5 (3.50%) ANSYS
6 4 (2.80%) Google
7 3 (2.10%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.10%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.70%) Anaplan
8 1 (0.70%) Facebook
8 1 (0.70%) Pardot
8 1 (0.70%) SAP
8 1 (0.70%) Sophos