Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 90 93
Rank change year-on-year +31 +3 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 541 397 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.44% 3.16% 3.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.90% 7.20% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 398 326 338
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +32.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,250 £23,775
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 5,466 5,515 6,302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.88% 43.87% 44.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3,914 4,286 5,037
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,850 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 15 July 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 15 July 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 +48 276 £52,500 -4.55% 17
Cambridgeshire +40 159 £42,500 - 36
Suffolk +26 37 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Bedfordshire -23 36 £52,500 +10.53% 6
Essex +23 29 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Norfolk 0 4 £30,000 -14.29% 7
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 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.

1 209 (38.63%) CSS
2 206 (38.08%) JavaScript
3 202 (37.34%) Agile Software Development
4 192 (35.49%) HTML
5 127 (23.48%) C#
6 124 (22.92%) .NET
7 121 (22.37%) Degree
8 112 (20.70%) jQuery
9 98 (18.11%) AngularJS
9 98 (18.11%) SQL
10 94 (17.38%) Git (software)
11 86 (15.90%) Software Engineering
12 83 (15.34%) Front End Development
13 81 (14.97%) Microsoft
14 80 (14.79%) Java
14 80 (14.79%) Retail
15 79 (14.60%) Analytics
15 79 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
16 78 (14.42%) HTML5
16 78 (14.42%) OO
17 75 (13.86%) SQL Server
18 74 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
19 68 (12.57%) CSS3
20 65 (12.01%) Sass
20 65 (12.01%) Continuous Integration
20 65 (12.01%) Computer Science
20 65 (12.01%) Web Development
20 65 (12.01%) E-Commerce
21 63 (11.65%) ASP.NET
21 63 (11.65%) Adobe

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 22 (4.07%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.14%) CMS
3 15 (2.77%) Oracle Service Bus
3 15 (2.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (1.66%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (1.29%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.11%) Confluence
6 6 (1.11%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.92%) JBoss
8 4 (0.74%) WordPress
9 2 (0.37%) WildFly
10 1 (0.18%) Drupal
10 1 (0.18%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.18%) IIS
10 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (6.65%) Photoshop
2 26 (4.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (2.96%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (1.11%) InVision
6 3 (0.55%) GIMP
6 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.18%) InDesign
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.66%) Maximo
2 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.37%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 74 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (9.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (4.81%) Google Analytics
4 21 (3.88%) Office 365
5 13 (2.40%) Adobe Analytics
6 11 (2.03%) IaaS
6 11 (2.03%) SaaS
7 9 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (1.48%) GitHub
8 8 (1.48%) Serverless
9 7 (1.29%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 5 (0.92%) Asana
11 5 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.55%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (0.55%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.55%) TestFlight
13 2 (0.37%) PaaS
14 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.22%) DAB
2 11 (2.03%) DNS
3 10 (1.85%) Firewall
3 10 (1.85%) SAN
3 10 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.66%) Internet
4 9 (1.66%) Reverse Proxy
4 9 (1.66%) VPN
5 4 (0.74%) HTTP
6 3 (0.55%) iBeacon
6 3 (0.55%) SMS
7 1 (0.18%) NAS
7 1 (0.18%) Network Security
7 1 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 16 (2.96%) MongoDB
4 15 (2.77%) Hadoop
5 12 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 8 (1.48%) Big Data
7 7 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.74%) BigQuery
8 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.55%) SQLite
10 2 (0.37%) MySQL
11 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.18%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.18%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.18%) GIS
11 1 (0.18%) MS Access
11 1 (0.18%) Power BI
11 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 94 (17.38%) Git (software)
2 30 (5.55%) Visual Studio
3 26 (4.81%) Subversion
4 25 (4.62%) Axure RP
5 22 (4.07%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 21 (3.88%) Grunt
7 20 (3.70%) MSTest
7 20 (3.70%) NUnit
7 20 (3.70%) webpack
8 19 (3.51%) gulp
9 18 (3.33%) Mercurial
10 17 (3.14%) Jasmine
11 16 (2.96%) JIRA
12 15 (2.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 14 (2.59%) Selenium
14 12 (2.22%) TeamCity
15 11 (2.03%) Ant
16 10 (1.85%) CocoaPods
16 10 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (1.66%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 80 (14.79%) Retail
2 58 (10.72%) Marketing
3 32 (5.91%) Advertising
3 32 (5.91%) Games
4 26 (4.81%) Finance
5 7 (1.29%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.11%) Legal
7 5 (0.92%) Law
7 5 (0.92%) Publishing
8 3 (0.55%) Automotive
8 3 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.37%) Banking
9 2 (0.37%) Electronics
9 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.18%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.18%) French Language
10 1 (0.18%) German Language
10 1 (0.18%) Local Government
10 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.18%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 262 (48.43%) Developer
2 85 (15.71%) Designer
3 77 (14.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 71 (13.12%) C# Developer
5 62 (11.46%) .NET Developer
6 60 (11.09%) UX Designer
7 56 (10.35%) Full Stack Developer
8 54 (9.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 47 (8.69%) Product Manager
9 47 (8.69%) Software Developer
10 39 (7.21%) Senior Developer
10 39 (7.21%) Software Engineer
11 28 (5.18%) UI Designer
12 27 (4.99%) UI/UX Designer
13 26 (4.81%) Web Developer
14 25 (4.62%) ASP.NET Developer
15 24 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 23 (4.25%) C# Software Developer
16 23 (4.25%) iOS Developer
16 23 (4.25%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (38.63%) CSS
2 192 (35.49%) HTML
3 124 (22.92%) .NET
4 112 (20.70%) jQuery
5 98 (18.11%) AngularJS
6 78 (14.42%) HTML5
7 68 (12.57%) CSS3
8 65 (12.01%) Sass
9 63 (11.65%) ASP.NET
10 46 (8.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 43 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 43 (7.95%) React
12 40 (7.39%) Node.js
13 35 (6.47%) RESTful
14 27 (4.99%) JSON
15 25 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
16 24 (4.44%) Web Services
17 23 (4.25%) LESS
17 23 (4.25%) Vue (Vue.js)
18 22 (4.07%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 65 (12.01%) Computer Science
2 61 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (8.32%) Mobile App
4 22 (4.07%) Minimum Viable Product
5 18 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (3.14%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.77%) Graphic Design
8 14 (2.59%) Algorithms
9 13 (2.40%) Data Structures
10 12 (2.22%) Smartphone
11 10 (1.85%) Replication
11 10 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (1.85%) Social Media
12 9 (1.66%) Life Science
13 8 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
14 7 (1.29%) W3C
15 6 (1.11%) Photography
16 5 (0.92%) FMCG
16 5 (0.92%) iPhone
16 5 (0.92%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 32 (5.91%) Apple iOS
2 30 (5.55%) Linux
3 28 (5.18%) Android
4 16 (2.96%) Windows
5 10 (1.85%) Unix
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (37.34%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (15.90%) Software Engineering
3 83 (15.34%) Front End Development
4 79 (14.60%) Analytics
4 79 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
5 78 (14.42%) OO
6 65 (12.01%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (12.01%) E-Commerce
6 65 (12.01%) Web Development
7 62 (11.46%) MVC
7 62 (11.46%) TDD
8 61 (11.28%) Wireframes
9 49 (9.06%) Product Management
10 42 (7.76%) Artificial Intelligence
10 42 (7.76%) Coaching
11 41 (7.58%) DevOps
12 38 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
12 38 (7.02%) SEO
13 37 (6.84%) Microservices
14 36 (6.65%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 206 (38.08%) JavaScript
2 127 (23.48%) C#
3 98 (18.11%) SQL
4 80 (14.79%) Java
5 38 (7.02%) Python
6 26 (4.81%) PHP
7 22 (4.07%) TypeScript
8 21 (3.88%) Apple Swift
9 17 (3.14%) ES6
10 16 (2.96%) C++
10 16 (2.96%) Objective-C
11 11 (2.03%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.85%) Kotlin
13 9 (1.66%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.48%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.29%) Perl
16 6 (1.11%) C
16 6 (1.11%) Java 8
17 4 (0.74%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 121 (22.37%) Degree
2 48 (8.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (3.14%) PhD
4 10 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (1.66%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.74%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) GDPR
2 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (1.48%) Docker
2 3 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (2.77%) Puppet
2 9 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.55%) HockeyApp
4 1 (0.18%) Ansible
4 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 81 (14.97%) Microsoft
2 63 (11.65%) Adobe
3 44 (8.13%) Google
4 24 (4.44%) Oracle
5 16 (2.96%) Sitecore
5 16 (2.96%) Xamarin
6 14 (2.59%) Capita
7 13 (2.40%) Tableau
8 12 (2.22%) Mapbox
8 12 (2.22%) WorldPay
9 10 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.29%) IBM
10 7 (1.29%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (1.29%) Pardot
10 7 (1.29%) Splunk
10 7 (1.29%) Teradata
11 5 (0.92%) Alteryx
11 5 (0.92%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.74%) Telerik
13 3 (0.55%) Progress