Period
to 22 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 105 49
Rank change year-on-year +25 -56 +24
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 29 28 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.00% 1.42% 4.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.32% 3.67% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 90
Essex median annual salary £38,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,800 £26,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,350 £49,000 £105,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +32.14% -6.67%

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 Essex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 545 763 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.64% 38.73% 47.56%
Number of salaries quoted 462 619 773
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +8.43%
10th Percentile £26,025 £25,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +7.14%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Essex

User Experience
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Experience in Essex.

Salary trend for User Experience in Essex

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Essex over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Essex

User Experience
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Essex region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
Chelmsford +15 10 £27,500 -38.89% 3
Colchester +14 10 £53,750 +34.38%
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £34,000 -
Basildon - 2 £33,750 - 1
Canvey Island - 2 £27,000 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
User Experience
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 21 (72.41%) HTML
1 21 (72.41%) CSS
2 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 17 (58.62%) jQuery
4 15 (51.72%) Front End Development
5 14 (48.28%) AngularJS
6 12 (41.38%) Sass
6 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
7 11 (37.93%) HTML5
7 11 (37.93%) Web Development
7 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (37.93%) LESS
7 11 (37.93%) React
8 10 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (34.48%) CSS3
9 9 (31.03%) Degree
9 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
10 8 (27.59%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (24.14%) Wireframes
11 7 (24.14%) gulp
11 7 (24.14%) C#
12 6 (20.69%) MVC
12 6 (20.69%) Photoshop
12 6 (20.69%) PHP
12 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
12 6 (20.69%) JSON
12 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
12 6 (20.69%) Customer Requirements
13 5 (17.24%) Grunt
13 5 (17.24%) .NET

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (13.79%) JBoss
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) WildFly
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Drupal
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) GitHub
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) npm
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Serverless
3 1 (3.45%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) NAS
2 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (3.45%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
2 7 (24.14%) gulp
3 5 (17.24%) Grunt
4 3 (10.34%) webpack
5 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.45%) JIRA
6 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (3.45%) Mocha
6 1 (3.45%) MSTest
6 1 (3.45%) NUnit
6 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Automotive
2 2 (6.90%) Advertising
2 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (24.14%) Web Developer
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Lead Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Designer
6 3 (10.34%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (10.34%) HTML Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Lead Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) UX Designer
8 1 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Graduate Java Developer
8 1 (3.45%) IT Support
8 1 (3.45%) IT Technician
8 1 (3.45%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) CSS
1 21 (72.41%) HTML
2 17 (58.62%) jQuery
3 14 (48.28%) AngularJS
4 12 (41.38%) Sass
5 11 (37.93%) HTML5
5 11 (37.93%) LESS
5 11 (37.93%) React
6 10 (34.48%) CSS3
6 10 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (20.69%) JSON
8 5 (17.24%) .NET
9 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
9 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
9 3 (10.34%) Java EE
9 3 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (10.34%) Node.js
9 3 (10.34%) REST
10 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (6.90%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Fintech
3 1 (3.45%) FMCG
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Front End Development
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Web Development
3 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
4 8 (27.59%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (24.14%) Wireframes
6 6 (20.69%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (20.69%) MVC
7 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (10.34%) SEO
8 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.90%) E-business
9 2 (6.90%) Information Security
9 2 (6.90%) Information Security Management
9 2 (6.90%) ISMS
9 2 (6.90%) Microservices
9 2 (6.90%) Open Source
9 2 (6.90%) Security Management
9 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
2 7 (24.14%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) PHP
4 4 (13.79%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) Java 8
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) ES6
6 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) GDPR
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Adobe
2 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.45%) Draytek
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) New Relic
3 1 (3.45%) Okta
3 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
3 1 (3.45%) Veeam
3 1 (3.45%) VMware