Period
to 14 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 77 88
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 442 459 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.65% 3.53% 3.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.03% 8.90% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 369 377 439
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 5503 5155 6129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.40% 39.68% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4333 4156 4900
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +7.78%

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 14 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 -2 183 £37,500 -16.67% 14
Hertfordshire -31 144 £52,500 +23.53% 9
Essex +21 59 £31,500 -10.00% 6
Bedfordshire +46 32 £45,000 -21.74% 4
Suffolk +18 10 £43,500 +16.00% 2
Norfolk +1 9 £32,500 -26.14% 2
East Anglia - 5 - -
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing User Experience also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 219 (49.55%) HTML
2 204 (46.15%) CSS
3 182 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 166 (37.56%) Agile Software Development
5 107 (24.21%) Web Development
5 107 (24.21%) jQuery
6 105 (23.76%) Software Engineering
7 92 (20.81%) C#
8 82 (18.55%) Mobile App
9 80 (18.10%) .NET
10 79 (17.87%) AngularJS
11 76 (17.19%) MVC
12 73 (16.52%) HTML5
13 71 (16.06%) Java
14 65 (14.71%) SQL
15 57 (12.90%) Marketing
16 54 (12.22%) Degree
16 54 (12.22%) SQL Server
17 53 (11.99%) OO
17 53 (11.99%) Git (software)
17 53 (11.99%) Wireframes
18 51 (11.54%) Computer Science
19 50 (11.31%) CSS3
20 49 (11.09%) ASP.NET
20 49 (11.09%) Microsoft
20 49 (11.09%) LESS
21 48 (10.86%) Photoshop
22 46 (10.41%) Apple iOS
23 45 (10.18%) Amazon AWS
23 45 (10.18%) E-Commerce

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 27 (6.11%) CMS
2 18 (4.07%) Tomcat
3 17 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 14 (3.17%) IIS
5 8 (1.81%) Oracle Service Bus
5 8 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (1.58%) Drupal
6 7 (1.58%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.36%) Apache
7 6 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.36%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.36%) WordPress
8 4 (0.90%) JBoss
9 3 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.68%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.68%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.45%) DNN
11 1 (0.23%) Confluence
11 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
Applications
1 48 (10.86%) Photoshop
2 23 (5.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (2.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (2.04%) InDesign
6 7 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (0.90%) InVision
7 4 (0.90%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.68%) UXPin
9 2 (0.45%) FrameMaker
9 2 (0.45%) GIMP
9 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.04%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.90%) BPCS
2 4 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.90%) Sage 200
2 4 (0.90%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.45%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.23%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 45 (10.18%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (5.88%) GitHub
3 17 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
3 17 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.85%) Serverless
4 15 (3.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 14 (3.17%) npm
6 13 (2.94%) Google Analytics
7 10 (2.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 9 (2.04%) Office 365
9 3 (0.68%) Google Play
9 3 (0.68%) SaaS
10 1 (0.23%) AdWords
10 1 (0.23%) IaaS
10 1 (0.23%) PaaS
10 1 (0.23%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.49%) iBeacon
2 6 (1.36%) DHCP
2 6 (1.36%) DNS
2 6 (1.36%) Firewall
2 6 (1.36%) iSCSI
2 6 (1.36%) LAN
2 6 (1.36%) SAN
2 6 (1.36%) VLAN
2 6 (1.36%) VoIP
2 6 (1.36%) VPN
2 6 (1.36%) WAN
2 6 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.45%) HTTP
3 2 (0.45%) Internet
3 2 (0.45%) Intranet
3 2 (0.45%) SMS
3 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.23%) RS-232
4 1 (0.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.92%) Geospatial Data
3 20 (4.52%) MongoDB
3 20 (4.52%) MySQL
4 19 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (4.07%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.49%) Big Data
6 11 (2.49%) SQLite
7 10 (2.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (1.36%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.36%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.23%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 53 (11.99%) Git (software)
2 28 (6.33%) Subversion
3 23 (5.20%) Visual Studio
4 20 (4.52%) Jasmine
5 19 (4.30%) Bitbucket
6 17 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (3.39%) webpack
8 14 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
8 14 (3.17%) Selenium
9 11 (2.49%) CocoaPods
9 11 (2.49%) Protractor
9 11 (2.49%) Xcode
10 10 (2.26%) Axure RP
11 9 (2.04%) Jenkins
12 8 (1.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 8 (1.81%) MSTest
12 8 (1.81%) NUnit
12 8 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 6 (1.36%) JIRA
13 6 (1.36%) Mercurial
General
1 57 (12.90%) Marketing
2 41 (9.28%) Retail
3 33 (7.47%) Finance
4 16 (3.62%) Advertising
4 16 (3.62%) Automotive
5 8 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.58%) Legal
7 5 (1.13%) Games
8 3 (0.68%) Back Office
9 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.23%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) French Language
10 1 (0.23%) German Language
10 1 (0.23%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.23%) Local Government
10 1 (0.23%) Military
10 1 (0.23%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 214 (48.42%) Developer
2 72 (16.29%) Web Developer
3 63 (14.25%) Designer
4 50 (11.31%) C# Developer
5 40 (9.05%) UX Designer
6 39 (8.82%) .NET Developer
7 36 (8.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 35 (7.92%) Senior Developer
9 33 (7.47%) Software Engineer
10 31 (7.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 31 (7.01%) Java Developer
10 31 (7.01%) Web Designer
11 24 (5.43%) iOS Developer
11 24 (5.43%) Web Engineer
12 20 (4.52%) C# Web Developer
12 20 (4.52%) HTML Developer
12 20 (4.52%) UI Designer
13 19 (4.30%) HTML CSS Developer
13 19 (4.30%) Ruby on Rails Developer
14 18 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (49.55%) HTML
2 204 (46.15%) CSS
3 107 (24.21%) jQuery
4 80 (18.10%) .NET
5 79 (17.87%) AngularJS
6 73 (16.52%) HTML5
7 50 (11.31%) CSS3
8 49 (11.09%) ASP.NET
8 49 (11.09%) LESS
9 38 (8.60%) Node.js
9 38 (8.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 35 (7.92%) Web Services
11 32 (7.24%) Ajax
12 28 (6.33%) Backbone.js
13 27 (6.11%) REST
14 25 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (5.43%) Sass
16 22 (4.98%) ASP.NET Web API
17 21 (4.75%) D3.js
17 21 (4.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 82 (18.55%) Mobile App
2 51 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 36 (8.14%) Algorithms
4 29 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.30%) Blog
6 13 (2.94%) Fintech
7 10 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (1.81%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.81%) Life Science
9 7 (1.58%) Graphic Design
9 7 (1.58%) iPhone
10 6 (1.36%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.13%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.13%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
12 4 (0.90%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.90%) Smart Meter
12 4 (0.90%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.41%) Apple iOS
2 40 (9.05%) Android
3 27 (6.11%) Linux
4 26 (5.88%) Windows
5 11 (2.49%) Mac OS
5 11 (2.49%) Unix
6 9 (2.04%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.58%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.68%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (37.56%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (24.21%) Web Development
3 105 (23.76%) Software Engineering
4 76 (17.19%) MVC
5 53 (11.99%) OO
5 53 (11.99%) Wireframes
6 45 (10.18%) E-Commerce
6 45 (10.18%) Project Management
7 44 (9.95%) Front End Development
8 43 (9.73%) Analytics
8 43 (9.73%) OOD
8 43 (9.73%) Web Design
9 40 (9.05%) Test Automation
10 38 (8.60%) OOP
11 36 (8.14%) Mentoring
11 36 (8.14%) Open Source
12 35 (7.92%) TDD
13 34 (7.69%) Scrum
14 30 (6.79%) Visualisation
15 29 (6.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 182 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 92 (20.81%) C#
3 71 (16.06%) Java
4 65 (14.71%) SQL
5 40 (9.05%) C++
6 34 (7.69%) PHP
7 27 (6.11%) TypeScript
8 24 (5.43%) Python
9 23 (5.20%) Objective-C
10 20 (4.52%) Ruby
11 16 (3.62%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.04%) Apple Swift
13 8 (1.81%) C
14 7 (1.58%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.36%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.36%) VBScript
16 4 (0.90%) Embedded C
16 4 (0.90%) Embedded C++
16 4 (0.90%) Kotlin
17 2 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 54 (12.22%) Degree
2 25 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
2 25 (5.66%) PhD
3 8 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.68%) CCAA
4 3 (0.68%) CCNA
4 3 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.68%) CISSP
4 3 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (0.68%) MCSA
4 3 (0.68%) MCSE
4 3 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.45%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.20%) QA
2 6 (1.36%) Cyber Essentials
2 6 (1.36%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 6 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.36%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.13%) COSHH
3 5 (1.13%) GMP
System Software
1 7 (1.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.36%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.68%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 49 (11.09%) Microsoft
2 39 (8.82%) Adobe
3 30 (6.79%) Oracle
4 16 (3.62%) Google
5 12 (2.71%) Sitecore
6 9 (2.04%) Rackspace
6 9 (2.04%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.36%) Apple
7 6 (1.36%) Citrix
7 6 (1.36%) HP
7 6 (1.36%) Sybase
7 6 (1.36%) VMware
8 5 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.90%) Infor
9 4 (0.90%) JD Edwards
9 4 (0.90%) Sage
9 4 (0.90%) WorldPay
10 3 (0.68%) Cisco
10 3 (0.68%) SonicWALL
11 2 (0.45%) Capita