Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 79 46 50
Rank change year-on-year -33 +4 +13
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 182 92 349
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.31% 5.14% 5.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.16% 13.88% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 92 62 245
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +53.33% -25.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £55,313 £58,750
90th Percentile £86,125 £69,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 2,230 663 2,617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.59% 37.06% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 917 511 1,837
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,500 £27,269
25th Percentile £34,472 £37,750 £35,428
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £92,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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
Hertfordshire -9 76 £57,500 -8.00% 20
Cambridgeshire -21 69 £55,250 +30.00% 20
Essex -34 22 £49,250 +31.33% 17
Bedfordshire -4 13 £50,000 - 5
Suffolk -17 4 £75,000 +62.16% 3
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 88 (48.35%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (32.42%) JavaScript
3 48 (26.37%) Social Skills
4 46 (25.27%) React
5 39 (21.43%) Finance
6 38 (20.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 36 (19.78%) Scrum
8 34 (18.68%) Wireframes
9 32 (17.58%) CSS
10 31 (17.03%) Front End Development
10 31 (17.03%) Analytical Skills
11 30 (16.48%) HTML
12 27 (14.84%) TypeScript
12 27 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
12 27 (14.84%) Product Roadmap
13 26 (14.29%) Computer Science
14 25 (13.74%) Release Management
14 25 (13.74%) Prototyping
14 25 (13.74%) Analytics
14 25 (13.74%) Mentoring
14 25 (13.74%) SDLC
14 25 (13.74%) Full Stack Development
15 24 (13.19%) Azure
15 24 (13.19%) Degree
16 23 (12.64%) DevOps
17 22 (12.09%) Microservices
17 22 (12.09%) Product Management
17 22 (12.09%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (12.09%) Decision-Making
17 22 (12.09%) Software Engineering

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 16 (8.79%) CMS
2 11 (6.04%) Confluence
3 8 (4.40%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.10%) Apache
4 2 (1.10%) WordPress
5 1 (0.55%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.55%) Jetty
5 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (6.04%) InVision
2 10 (5.49%) Figma
3 9 (4.95%) Sketch
4 8 (4.40%) Adobe XD
5 5 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (2.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.65%) Photoshop
7 2 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.75%) Shopify
2 2 (1.10%) Magento
3 1 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.55%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.55%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.19%) Azure
2 14 (7.69%) SaaS
3 13 (7.14%) AWS
4 10 (5.49%) Microsoft 365
4 10 (5.49%) OpenShift
5 9 (4.95%) Google Analytics
6 8 (4.40%) npm
6 8 (4.40%) Serverless
7 7 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (3.85%) OneDrive
8 4 (2.20%) Siri
8 4 (2.20%) Veeva
9 3 (1.65%) Yarn
10 2 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (1.10%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 2 (1.10%) GCP
10 2 (1.10%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.55%) Azure Logic Apps
11 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.20%) HTTP
2 3 (1.65%) Internet
3 2 (1.10%) Firewall
4 1 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.55%) Network Security
4 1 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.04%) MySQL
1 11 (6.04%) Relational Database
2 9 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.75%) Big Data
4 2 (1.10%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (1.10%) Metadata
4 2 (1.10%) Power BI
4 2 (1.10%) Text Mining
5 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.55%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.55%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (7.69%) JIRA
2 7 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.30%) Axure RP
3 6 (3.30%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.75%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.20%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.65%) Balsamiq
6 3 (1.65%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.65%) Maven
6 3 (1.65%) Selenium
6 3 (1.65%) TestNG
6 3 (1.65%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.10%) Protractor
8 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.55%) MSTest
8 1 (0.55%) NUnit
8 1 (0.55%) Serenity BDD
8 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Coded UI
8 1 (0.55%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 48 (26.37%) Social Skills
2 39 (21.43%) Finance
3 38 (20.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 31 (17.03%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (11.54%) Marketing
5 21 (11.54%) Presentation Skills
6 17 (9.34%) Public Speaking
7 11 (6.04%) Influencing Skills
8 9 (4.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 6 (3.30%) Law
9 6 (3.30%) Police
9 6 (3.30%) Publishing
9 6 (3.30%) Retail
10 5 (2.75%) Public Sector
11 3 (1.65%) Advertising
12 2 (1.10%) Back Office
12 2 (1.10%) Organisational Skills
13 1 (0.55%) Front Office
13 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (30.77%) Developer
2 23 (12.64%) Product Manager
3 20 (10.99%) Analyst
4 19 (10.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 17 (9.34%) Designer
5 17 (9.34%) IT Manager
5 17 (9.34%) Product Owner
6 15 (8.24%) Full Stack Developer
6 15 (8.24%) Senior Developer
6 15 (8.24%) Software Engineer
6 15 (8.24%) UX Designer
7 13 (7.14%) React Developer
8 8 (4.40%) Lead Developer
9 7 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
9 7 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (3.85%) Pricing Analyst
9 7 (3.85%) Pricing Developer
9 7 (3.85%) Technical Manager
9 7 (3.85%) Technical Product Manager
9 7 (3.85%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (25.27%) React
2 32 (17.58%) CSS
3 30 (16.48%) HTML
4 20 (10.99%) AngularJS
5 16 (8.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (8.24%) .NET
6 15 (8.24%) Node.js
7 14 (7.69%) Sass
8 13 (7.14%) Redux
8 13 (7.14%) REST
9 10 (5.49%) jQuery
9 10 (5.49%) React Native
10 9 (4.95%) RESTful
11 8 (4.40%) Spring
12 7 (3.85%) Java EE
12 7 (3.85%) Spring Boot
12 7 (3.85%) WPF
13 5 (2.75%) Web Services
14 4 (2.20%) ASP.NET
14 4 (2.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.09%) Life Science
1 22 (12.09%) Management Information System
2 18 (9.89%) Mobile App
3 16 (8.79%) Social Media
4 10 (5.49%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (4.40%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.20%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.20%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.20%) FMCG
6 4 (2.20%) Marketing Technology
6 4 (2.20%) NHS
7 3 (1.65%) iPad
8 2 (1.10%) Biotechnology
8 2 (1.10%) Blog
8 2 (1.10%) State Machine
8 2 (1.10%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.55%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.55%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.55%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.95%) Linux
2 8 (4.40%) Unix
2 8 (4.40%) Windows
2 8 (4.40%) Windows 10
3 7 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.30%) Android
5 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (48.35%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (19.78%) Scrum
3 34 (18.68%) Wireframes
4 31 (17.03%) Front End Development
5 27 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (14.84%) Product Roadmap
6 26 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 25 (13.74%) Analytics
7 25 (13.74%) Full Stack Development
7 25 (13.74%) Mentoring
7 25 (13.74%) Prototyping
7 25 (13.74%) Release Management
7 25 (13.74%) SDLC
8 23 (12.64%) DevOps
9 22 (12.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (12.09%) Decision-Making
9 22 (12.09%) Microservices
9 22 (12.09%) Product Management
9 22 (12.09%) Software Engineering
10 20 (10.99%) Product Vision
Programming Languages
1 59 (32.42%) JavaScript
2 27 (14.84%) TypeScript
3 21 (11.54%) C#
4 20 (10.99%) Java
4 20 (10.99%) Python
5 15 (8.24%) SQL
6 13 (7.14%) C++
7 10 (5.49%) PHP
8 8 (4.40%) Perl
9 7 (3.85%) C
9 7 (3.85%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.30%) ES7
10 6 (3.30%) PL/1
11 5 (2.75%) Ruby
12 4 (2.20%) ES6
13 2 (1.10%) R
14 1 (0.55%) ABAP
14 1 (0.55%) Go
14 1 (0.55%) Java 8
14 1 (0.55%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 24 (13.19%) Degree
2 6 (3.30%) Postgraduate
3 3 (1.65%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.55%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.55%) PhD
5 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.20%) GDPR
2 3 (1.65%) Accessibility
2 3 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 14 (7.69%) Docker
2 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (4.95%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.85%) Ansible
3 2 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (7.69%) Facebook
2 12 (6.59%) Google
3 11 (6.04%) Adobe
4 8 (4.40%) Oracle
5 7 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.20%) Apple
7 2 (1.10%) Cisco
7 2 (1.10%) ConnectWise
7 2 (1.10%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.10%) SAP
7 2 (1.10%) VMware
8 1 (0.55%) ANSYS
8 1 (0.55%) Avid
8 1 (0.55%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.55%) hybris
8 1 (0.55%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.55%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud