Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 71 39 48
Rank change year-on-year -32 +9 +19
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 228 143 341
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.86% 5.84% 5.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.63% 16.47% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 77 99 239
10th Percentile £31,025 £27,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +29.41% - -15.00%
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,731
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +4.76%

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 2,643 868 2,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.79% 35.47% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 871 590 1,597
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,725 £27,500
25th Percentile £34,472 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -12 92 £60,000 -7.69% 15
Cambridgeshire -23 77 £55,000 +22.22% 24
Essex -24 39 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Suffolk -12 15 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Bedfordshire -18 7 £47,500 +48.44% 2
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 130 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (45.61%) UX Design
3 103 (45.18%) Social Skills
4 71 (31.14%) Software Engineering
5 68 (29.82%) JavaScript
6 63 (27.63%) Computer Science
7 60 (26.32%) Degree
7 60 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
8 58 (25.44%) React
8 58 (25.44%) C#
9 57 (25.00%) Azure
10 54 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
11 48 (21.05%) DevOps
12 46 (20.18%) Risk Management
13 45 (19.74%) Scrum
14 44 (19.30%) C++
15 43 (18.86%) C
15 43 (18.86%) Python
16 41 (17.98%) AWS
17 40 (17.54%) Product Management
18 39 (17.11%) CSS
19 37 (16.23%) Mentoring
19 37 (16.23%) SDLC
19 37 (16.23%) Continuous Improvement
20 35 (15.35%) Product Roadmap
21 34 (14.91%) Finance
21 34 (14.91%) Java
22 32 (14.04%) Release Management
22 32 (14.04%) User Stories
23 31 (13.60%) Mobile App

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 8 (3.51%) Confluence
1 8 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.07%) CMS
3 3 (1.32%) Apache
3 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.88%) Mendix
4 2 (0.88%) WordPress
5 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 20 (8.77%) Sketch
2 19 (8.33%) InVision
3 10 (4.39%) Zeplin
4 7 (3.07%) Adobe XD
5 6 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.07%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.63%) Shopify
3 2 (0.88%) Magento
4 1 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.44%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 57 (25.00%) Azure
2 41 (17.98%) AWS
3 29 (12.72%) Serverless
4 20 (8.77%) SaaS
5 18 (7.89%) Figma
6 15 (6.58%) OpenShift
7 12 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (4.39%) Google Play
8 10 (4.39%) Stripe
9 9 (3.95%) GitHub
10 8 (3.51%) Microsoft 365
11 6 (2.63%) OneDrive
12 5 (2.19%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 5 (2.19%) GCP
13 4 (1.75%) npm
13 4 (1.75%) Siri
14 3 (1.32%) BrowserStack
14 3 (1.32%) Yarn
15 2 (0.88%) AWS CodePipeline
15 2 (0.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.19%) HTTP
2 3 (1.32%) Internet
3 1 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.44%) Network Security
3 1 (0.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (6.58%) SQL Server
3 14 (6.14%) MySQL
4 6 (2.63%) Big Data
4 6 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.88%) Metadata
6 2 (0.88%) Power BI
7 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.44%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.44%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (8.77%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.82%) JIRA
4 8 (3.51%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.07%) TeamCity
5 7 (3.07%) webpack
6 5 (2.19%) Cypress.io
6 5 (2.19%) Mocha
6 5 (2.19%) Selenium
6 5 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.19%) Visual Studio Code
7 4 (1.75%) Balsamiq
7 4 (1.75%) GitLab
8 3 (1.32%) Axure RP
8 3 (1.32%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.88%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.44%) ESLint
10 1 (0.44%) git-flow
10 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 1 (0.44%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 103 (45.18%) Social Skills
2 54 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (14.91%) Finance
4 24 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 20 (8.77%) Presentation Skills
6 16 (7.02%) Public Speaking
7 15 (6.58%) Automotive
8 14 (6.14%) Marketing
9 11 (4.82%) Influencing Skills
10 10 (4.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 8 (3.51%) Retail
12 6 (2.63%) Games
12 6 (2.63%) Publishing
13 5 (2.19%) Environmental Health
13 5 (2.19%) Manufacturing
14 4 (1.75%) Public Sector
15 2 (0.88%) Advertising
16 1 (0.44%) French Language
16 1 (0.44%) Organisational Skills
16 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (30.70%) Developer
2 37 (16.23%) Software Engineer
3 28 (12.28%) Analyst
4 25 (10.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 23 (10.09%) Product Manager
6 20 (8.77%) Product Owner
7 17 (7.46%) IT Manager
8 16 (7.02%) Senior Software Engineer
9 15 (6.58%) Technical Leader
10 12 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
10 12 (5.26%) Designer
10 12 (5.26%) Pricing Analyst
10 12 (5.26%) Pricing Developer
10 12 (5.26%) UX Designer
11 11 (4.82%) Mobile Developer
12 9 (3.95%) IT Technical Manager
12 9 (3.95%) Technical Manager
12 9 (3.95%) Technical Product Manager
13 8 (3.51%) React Developer
14 7 (3.07%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (25.44%) React
2 39 (17.11%) CSS
3 30 (13.16%) HTML
4 28 (12.28%) Node.js
5 26 (11.40%) .NET
6 25 (10.96%) AngularJS
7 20 (8.77%) REST
8 18 (7.89%) Web Services
9 16 (7.02%) .NET Framework
9 16 (7.02%) Velocity
10 15 (6.58%) HTML5
10 15 (6.58%) LLVM
11 14 (6.14%) Redux
12 13 (5.70%) React Native
13 12 (5.26%) Java EE
13 12 (5.26%) Spring
13 12 (5.26%) Spring Boot
14 11 (4.82%) Jest
15 10 (4.39%) Laravel
15 10 (4.39%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.60%) Mobile App
2 23 (10.09%) Management Information System
3 20 (8.77%) Virtual Team
4 18 (7.89%) Data Structures
5 17 (7.46%) Life Science
6 15 (6.58%) Algorithms
6 15 (6.58%) Renewable Energy
7 14 (6.14%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (3.07%) Legacy Applications
8 7 (3.07%) Social Media
9 5 (2.19%) FMCG
10 4 (1.75%) Cloud Native
11 3 (1.32%) iPad
11 3 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.88%) Marketing Technology
12 2 (0.88%) PlayStation
12 2 (0.88%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.44%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.44%) Robotics
13 1 (0.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.89%) Linux
2 14 (6.14%) Unix
3 10 (4.39%) Windows
4 6 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.19%) Android
6 3 (1.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (45.61%) UX Design
3 71 (31.14%) Software Engineering
4 63 (27.63%) Computer Science
5 60 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
6 48 (21.05%) DevOps
7 46 (20.18%) Risk Management
8 45 (19.74%) Scrum
9 40 (17.54%) Product Management
10 37 (16.23%) Continuous Improvement
10 37 (16.23%) Mentoring
10 37 (16.23%) SDLC
11 35 (15.35%) Product Roadmap
12 32 (14.04%) Release Management
12 32 (14.04%) User Stories
13 31 (13.60%) Microservices
13 31 (13.60%) Wireframes
14 29 (12.72%) Front End Development
14 29 (12.72%) Full Stack Development
14 29 (12.72%) Product Vision
Programming Languages
1 68 (29.82%) JavaScript
2 58 (25.44%) C#
3 44 (19.30%) C++
4 43 (18.86%) C
4 43 (18.86%) Python
5 34 (14.91%) Java
6 27 (11.84%) TypeScript
7 17 (7.46%) PHP
8 15 (6.58%) Perl
9 12 (5.26%) Shell Script
9 12 (5.26%) SQL
10 10 (4.39%) JSX
11 7 (3.07%) ES6
12 5 (2.19%) Ruby
13 3 (1.32%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.32%) Bash
13 3 (1.32%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.44%) ABAP
14 1 (0.44%) ES7
14 1 (0.44%) Go
Qualifications
1 60 (26.32%) Degree
2 12 (5.26%) Master's Degree
3 5 (2.19%) MBA
3 5 (2.19%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.19%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.32%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.88%) PhD
6 1 (0.44%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.44%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.58%) IEC 61508
1 15 (6.58%) IEC 62304
1 15 (6.58%) ISO 26262
2 12 (5.26%) QA
3 7 (3.07%) Accessibility
4 3 (1.32%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.88%) GDPR
6 1 (0.44%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) Firmware
2 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (5.26%) Ansible
2 10 (4.39%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (8.33%) Oracle
2 17 (7.46%) Adobe
2 17 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.58%) Google
4 12 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.63%) Facebook
5 6 (2.63%) IBM
5 6 (2.63%) McKesson
6 4 (1.75%) Apple
7 2 (0.88%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.88%) Optimizely
7 2 (0.88%) SAP
8 1 (0.44%) Aareon
8 1 (0.44%) ANSYS
8 1 (0.44%) Avid
8 1 (0.44%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.44%) hybris
8 1 (0.44%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) SnapLogic