Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 57 62
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5 +33
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 172 332 545
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.99% 4.41% 4.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.59% 11.29% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 125 259 431
Median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,022 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 1,484 2,940 4,920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.01% 39.04% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,086 2,166 3,534
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,138 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.02% +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 14 July 2020.

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 14 July 2020. 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 +38 71 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Hertfordshire -16 51 £55,000 - 4
Essex +11 34 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Suffolk +17 8 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Bedfordshire +4 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Norfolk +12 3 - - 1
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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.

1 102 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (37.79%) JavaScript
3 64 (37.21%) CSS
4 62 (36.05%) HTML
5 52 (30.23%) AngularJS
6 50 (29.07%) Git (software)
7 40 (23.26%) E-Commerce
8 39 (22.67%) Front End Development
9 38 (22.09%) Scrum
10 36 (20.93%) .NET
11 34 (19.77%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (16.86%) HTML5
12 29 (16.86%) CSS3
13 28 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (16.28%) SQL
14 27 (15.70%) PHP
14 27 (15.70%) React
15 26 (15.12%) Microsoft
16 25 (14.53%) Linux
17 24 (13.95%) Analytics
17 24 (13.95%) Wireframes
18 23 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (13.37%) Node.js
19 22 (12.79%) REST
19 22 (12.79%) AWS
19 22 (12.79%) Java
19 22 (12.79%) C#
19 22 (12.79%) Retail
20 21 (12.21%) RESTful
20 21 (12.21%) Sass

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 12 (6.98%) CMS
2 9 (5.23%) WordPress
3 5 (2.91%) Apache
3 5 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.91%) IIS
4 3 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.16%) nginx
5 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (9.30%) Photoshop
2 13 (7.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (6.98%) Sketch
4 11 (6.40%) InVision
5 8 (4.65%) Zeplin
6 4 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (1.74%) MS Visio
8 2 (1.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Magento
2 5 (2.91%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.16%) Shopify
4 1 (0.58%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.79%) AWS
2 20 (11.63%) Azure
3 10 (5.81%) SaaS
3 10 (5.81%) Serverless
4 7 (4.07%) PaaS
5 6 (3.49%) Oracle CX
6 5 (2.91%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 4 (2.33%) GCP
7 4 (2.33%) npm
8 2 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.16%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.16%) AWS CodeCommit
8 2 (1.16%) AWS CodePipeline
8 2 (1.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.16%) Office 365
8 2 (1.16%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.58%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.49%) Wireless
2 3 (1.74%) Intranet
3 2 (1.16%) 5G
3 2 (1.16%) Internet
4 1 (0.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.30%) MySQL
3 13 (7.56%) MS Access
4 6 (3.49%) Blockchain
5 4 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.16%) Big Data
6 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.16%) Power BI
6 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.58%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 50 (29.07%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.63%) JIRA
3 17 (9.88%) webpack
4 14 (8.14%) Grunt
5 9 (5.23%) Jasmine
5 9 (5.23%) Karma Test Runner
6 8 (4.65%) Jenkins
6 8 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.91%) Axure RP
7 5 (2.91%) gulp
8 4 (2.33%) Protractor
9 3 (1.74%) Bower
9 3 (1.74%) Visual Website Optimizer
10 2 (1.16%) Android Studio
10 2 (1.16%) git-flow
10 2 (1.16%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.16%) Selenium
10 2 (1.16%) Subversion
10 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (12.79%) Retail
2 20 (11.63%) Marketing
3 9 (5.23%) Finance
3 9 (5.23%) Games
4 6 (3.49%) Law
4 6 (3.49%) Legal
5 4 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.74%) Back Office
6 3 (1.74%) Social Housing
7 2 (1.16%) Electronics
7 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) Local Government
8 1 (0.58%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 109 (63.37%) Developer
2 49 (28.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 19 (11.05%) UI Developer
4 17 (9.88%) Senior Developer
5 16 (9.30%) Designer
6 15 (8.72%) Web Developer
7 14 (8.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (8.14%) UX Designer
8 12 (6.98%) Software Developer
9 10 (5.81%) Consultant
10 9 (5.23%) Product Manager
10 9 (5.23%) React Developer
10 9 (5.23%) UI/UX Developer
10 9 (5.23%) UX Developer
11 8 (4.65%) Architect
11 8 (4.65%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 7 (4.07%) Database Developer
12 7 (4.07%) E-Commerce Designer
13 6 (3.49%) Analyst
13 6 (3.49%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (37.21%) CSS
2 62 (36.05%) HTML
3 52 (30.23%) AngularJS
4 36 (20.93%) .NET
5 29 (16.86%) CSS3
5 29 (16.86%) HTML5
6 27 (15.70%) React
7 23 (13.37%) Node.js
8 22 (12.79%) REST
9 21 (12.21%) RESTful
9 21 (12.21%) Sass
10 17 (9.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (8.72%) LESS
11 15 (8.72%) Vue.js
12 14 (8.14%) JSON
13 13 (7.56%) Web Services
13 13 (7.56%) XHTML
14 9 (5.23%) Jest
14 9 (5.23%) jQuery
14 9 (5.23%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.65%) Smartphone
3 6 (3.49%) Cloud Native
3 6 (3.49%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.91%) Life Science
4 5 (2.91%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.91%) W3C
5 4 (2.33%) Robotics
6 3 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.74%) Vector Graphics
7 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.16%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.58%) Animation
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.58%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.53%) Linux
2 10 (5.81%) Android
3 9 (5.23%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.74%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.16%) Windows
6 1 (0.58%) Unix
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (23.26%) E-Commerce
3 39 (22.67%) Front End Development
4 38 (22.09%) Scrum
5 34 (19.77%) Problem-Solving
6 28 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (13.95%) Analytics
7 24 (13.95%) Wireframes
8 20 (11.63%) Computer Science
8 20 (11.63%) Software Engineering
8 20 (11.63%) Web Development
9 19 (11.05%) Time Management
9 19 (11.05%) Unit Testing
10 18 (10.47%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (10.47%) TDD
11 17 (9.88%) Product Roadmap
11 17 (9.88%) Web Design
12 16 (9.30%) B2C
12 16 (9.30%) MVC
13 14 (8.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 65 (37.79%) JavaScript
2 28 (16.28%) SQL
3 27 (15.70%) PHP
4 22 (12.79%) C#
4 22 (12.79%) Java
5 14 (8.14%) VBA
6 13 (7.56%) Python
6 13 (7.56%) VB
7 12 (6.98%) TypeScript
8 6 (3.49%) C
8 6 (3.49%) C++
9 5 (2.91%) Assembly Language
9 5 (2.91%) ES6
10 3 (1.74%) PHP 7
11 2 (1.16%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.58%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.58%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.58%) Java 8
12 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (10.47%) Degree
2 15 (8.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.49%) ISEB
4 5 (2.91%) PhD
5 4 (2.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (8.14%) Docker
2 5 (2.91%) Firmware
3 1 (0.58%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (2.91%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.65%) Google
3 6 (3.49%) Adobe
3 6 (3.49%) Atlassian
3 6 (3.49%) Oracle
4 3 (1.74%) hybris
4 3 (1.74%) Optimizely
4 3 (1.74%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.16%) IBM
5 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.58%) Apple
6 1 (0.58%) ATG
6 1 (0.58%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.58%) Demandware
6 1 (0.58%) Tableau