Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 87 86
Rank change year-on-year +30 -1 +8
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 521 400 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.70% 3.43% 3.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.11% 7.53% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 400 327 332
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +13.21% -0.63%
10th Percentile £28,400 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 5,151 5,311 5,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.43% 45.59% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,734 4,176 4,647
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 2018. 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 +47 275 £52,500 - 20
Cambridgeshire +26 157 £42,500 +13.33% 31
Bedfordshire -9 34 £52,500 +12.90% 8
Essex 0 33 £42,500 +28.79% 8
Suffolk +18 18 £42,500 -17.07% 3
Norfolk +11 4 £30,000 -14.29% 2
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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.

1 225 (43.19%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (39.54%) CSS
3 195 (37.43%) JavaScript
4 190 (36.47%) HTML
5 133 (25.53%) C#
6 122 (23.42%) Degree
7 115 (22.07%) .NET
8 103 (19.77%) AngularJS
9 100 (19.19%) SQL
10 98 (18.81%) jQuery
11 91 (17.47%) Microsoft
12 88 (16.89%) SQL Server
12 88 (16.89%) Software Engineering
13 83 (15.93%) TDD
14 82 (15.74%) Retail
15 79 (15.16%) Problem-Solving
16 78 (14.97%) Front End Development
17 75 (14.40%) Analytics
18 72 (13.82%) Git (software)
19 69 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
20 68 (13.05%) Sass
21 65 (12.48%) Continuous Integration
22 63 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
22 63 (12.09%) Adobe
23 62 (11.90%) Marketing
23 62 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
24 60 (11.52%) Web Development
24 60 (11.52%) Java
24 60 (11.52%) E-Commerce
25 59 (11.32%) Wireframes

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 20 (3.84%) CMS
2 13 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (1.54%) Confluence
4 8 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
4 8 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (1.34%) JBoss
5 7 (1.34%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.15%) WordPress
7 5 (0.96%) Drupal
8 4 (0.77%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.58%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.58%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.58%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.38%) Apache
10 2 (0.38%) WildFly
11 1 (0.19%) IIS
11 1 (0.19%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (7.10%) Photoshop
2 26 (4.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (1.73%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (1.15%) InDesign
6 5 (0.96%) Acrobat
6 5 (0.96%) PaintShop Pro
6 5 (0.96%) RoboHelp
6 5 (0.96%) Snagit
7 4 (0.77%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.38%) GIMP
8 2 (0.38%) InVision
8 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.58%) Magento
1 3 (0.58%) Maximo
2 2 (0.38%) BPCS
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.38%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.19%) Odoo
3 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 63 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (6.33%) Google Analytics
4 14 (2.69%) GitHub
5 10 (1.92%) Adobe Analytics
5 10 (1.92%) Office 365
6 7 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.34%) Serverless
7 6 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (1.15%) Google App Engine
7 6 (1.15%) SaaS
8 4 (0.77%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.58%) Asana
9 3 (0.58%) IaaS
9 3 (0.58%) npm
10 2 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.38%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.54%) DAB
2 7 (1.34%) Internet
3 5 (0.96%) HTTP
4 3 (0.58%) DNS
5 2 (0.38%) Firewall
5 2 (0.38%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (0.38%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (0.38%) SAN
5 2 (0.38%) SMS
5 2 (0.38%) SSL
5 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.38%) VPN
6 1 (0.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.22%) Relational Database
3 19 (3.65%) MongoDB
4 12 (2.30%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.34%) Big Data
5 7 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.34%) MySQL
6 6 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (0.96%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.77%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.19%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.19%) GIS
9 1 (0.19%) MS Access
9 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 72 (13.82%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.53%) Visual Studio
3 24 (4.61%) Grunt
4 20 (3.84%) Axure RP
5 17 (3.26%) JIRA
5 17 (3.26%) webpack
6 16 (3.07%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 16 (3.07%) NUnit
6 16 (3.07%) TeamCity
7 15 (2.88%) Ant
7 15 (2.88%) Subversion
8 13 (2.50%) gulp
8 13 (2.50%) Jasmine
8 13 (2.50%) Mercurial
8 13 (2.50%) MSTest
9 11 (2.11%) NCrunch
9 11 (2.11%) ReSharper
10 10 (1.92%) CocoaPods
10 10 (1.92%) Crashlytics
10 10 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 82 (15.74%) Retail
2 62 (11.90%) Marketing
3 36 (6.91%) Games
4 25 (4.80%) Finance
5 12 (2.30%) Advertising
6 8 (1.54%) Legal
7 7 (1.34%) Publishing
8 4 (0.77%) Law
9 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.38%) Automotive
10 2 (0.38%) Electronics
10 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.38%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.19%) Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
11 1 (0.19%) Local Government
11 1 (0.19%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 235 (45.11%) Developer
2 75 (14.40%) C# Developer
3 70 (13.44%) Designer
4 69 (13.24%) Full Stack Developer
5 66 (12.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 62 (11.90%) .NET Developer
7 53 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 51 (9.79%) Product Manager
8 51 (9.79%) UX Designer
9 46 (8.83%) Software Engineer
10 45 (8.64%) Software Developer
11 34 (6.53%) Senior Developer
12 32 (6.14%) UI Designer
13 31 (5.95%) C# Software Developer
13 31 (5.95%) UI/UX Designer
14 28 (5.37%) JavaScript Developer
15 27 (5.18%) .NET Software Developer
16 25 (4.80%) UI Developer
17 23 (4.41%) Applications Developer
18 22 (4.22%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (39.54%) CSS
2 190 (36.47%) HTML
3 115 (22.07%) .NET
4 103 (19.77%) AngularJS
5 98 (18.81%) jQuery
6 68 (13.05%) Sass
7 55 (10.56%) HTML5
8 53 (10.17%) ASP.NET
8 53 (10.17%) CSS3
9 46 (8.83%) React
10 41 (7.87%) RESTful
11 37 (7.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 35 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 31 (5.95%) Node.js
14 25 (4.80%) LESS
14 25 (4.80%) Velocity
14 25 (4.80%) Vue.js
15 23 (4.41%) REST
15 23 (4.41%) Web Services
16 22 (4.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (9.60%) Computer Science
3 40 (7.68%) Mobile App
4 20 (3.84%) Minimum Viable Product
5 17 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (2.88%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.50%) Graphic Design
8 12 (2.30%) Smartphone
9 11 (2.11%) Social Media
10 9 (1.73%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.73%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.73%) Life Science
10 9 (1.73%) W3C
11 8 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
11 8 (1.54%) Photography
11 8 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (0.96%) FMCG
13 4 (0.77%) LIMS
13 4 (0.77%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (4.80%) Apple iOS
2 21 (4.03%) Android
3 18 (3.45%) Linux
4 11 (2.11%) Windows
5 5 (0.96%) Windows 10
5 5 (0.96%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.58%) Unix
7 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (43.19%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (16.89%) Software Engineering
3 83 (15.93%) TDD
4 79 (15.16%) Problem-Solving
5 78 (14.97%) Front End Development
6 75 (14.40%) Analytics
7 65 (12.48%) Continuous Integration
8 60 (11.52%) E-Commerce
8 60 (11.52%) Web Development
9 59 (11.32%) Wireframes
10 57 (10.94%) OO
11 55 (10.56%) Product Management
12 52 (9.98%) BDD
13 49 (9.40%) MVC
14 44 (8.45%) Continuous Delivery
14 44 (8.45%) Microservices
15 43 (8.25%) Coaching
16 39 (7.49%) SEO
17 37 (7.10%) CRM
17 37 (7.10%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 195 (37.43%) JavaScript
2 133 (25.53%) C#
3 100 (19.19%) SQL
4 60 (11.52%) Java
5 34 (6.53%) Python
6 29 (5.57%) PHP
7 27 (5.18%) TypeScript
8 23 (4.41%) ES6
9 19 (3.65%) Apple Swift
10 16 (3.07%) C++
11 13 (2.50%) Kotlin
12 12 (2.30%) Ruby
13 9 (1.73%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.54%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.34%) C
15 7 (1.34%) Perl
16 5 (0.96%) Java 8
17 3 (0.58%) PowerShell
18 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
18 2 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 122 (23.42%) Degree
2 49 (9.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.50%) PhD
4 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.38%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.19%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.22%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) GDPR
2 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.34%) Puppet
2 4 (0.77%) Ansible
2 4 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 91 (17.47%) Microsoft
2 63 (12.09%) Adobe
3 53 (10.17%) Google
4 19 (3.65%) Capita
5 15 (2.88%) IBM
6 13 (2.50%) Sitecore
6 13 (2.50%) Splunk
7 11 (2.11%) Optimizely
8 10 (1.92%) Oracle
8 10 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (1.92%) Tableau
9 9 (1.73%) Mapbox
10 8 (1.54%) WorldPay
10 8 (1.54%) Xamarin
11 6 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (1.15%) Pardot
11 6 (1.15%) Teradata
12 5 (0.96%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.77%) Alteryx
14 3 (0.58%) Omniture