Period
to 19 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 77 100
Rank change year-on-year +44 +23 +27
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 277 147 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.67% 3.56% 2.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.93% 8.46% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 204 125 100
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +29.41% +1.80%
10th Percentile £28,500 £24,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% +13.21% +1.27%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,988 1,738 1,950
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 47.90% 42.12% 43.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,516 1,457 1,563
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Hertfordshire

User Experience
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Hertfordshire

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Hertfordshire

User Experience
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Welwyn Garden City +15 77 £62,500 +19.05% 1
St Albans +29 43 £52,500 +133.33% 3
Hemel Hempstead +31 39 £41,250 -36.54% 2
Hatfield -8 34 £60,000 +4.35% 4
Watford -10 28 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Potters Bar - 18 £60,000 - 1
Bishop's Stortford - 14 £29,000 - 2
Borehamwood +14 4 £52,500 +50.00%
Letchworth +23 2 £30,000 -
Welwyn 0 2 £63,000 +5.00% 1
Hertford - 2 £49,750 -
Hitchin - 1 £33,500 -
Baldock - 1 £32,500 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £67,500 -
User Experience
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 124 (44.77%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (42.96%) CSS
3 103 (37.18%) HTML
4 102 (36.82%) JavaScript
5 81 (29.24%) SQL
6 77 (27.80%) .NET
7 74 (26.71%) C#
8 67 (24.19%) Degree
9 66 (23.83%) Retail
10 60 (21.66%) SQL Server
11 59 (21.30%) jQuery
12 55 (19.86%) Amazon AWS
12 55 (19.86%) AngularJS
13 53 (19.13%) Analytics
14 50 (18.05%) Product Management
15 49 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
16 45 (16.25%) TDD
16 45 (16.25%) E-Commerce
17 43 (15.52%) Git (software)
18 42 (15.16%) Problem-Solving
19 40 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
19 40 (14.44%) Microsoft
20 39 (14.08%) Adobe
20 39 (14.08%) Google
20 39 (14.08%) Sass
21 37 (13.36%) Coaching
21 37 (13.36%) Computer Science Degree
21 37 (13.36%) Computer Science
21 37 (13.36%) Microsoft Azure
21 37 (13.36%) BDD

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 19 (6.86%) CMS
2 11 (3.97%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.61%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (2.89%) Oracle Service Bus
4 8 (2.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (2.53%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.36%) Drupal
7 1 (0.36%) JBoss
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (6.50%) Photoshop
2 10 (3.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (3.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.08%) GIMP
5 2 (0.72%) InDesign
6 1 (0.36%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Maximo
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 55 (19.86%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (13.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (11.55%) Google Analytics
4 12 (4.33%) Adobe Analytics
5 10 (3.61%) Office 365
6 7 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (2.17%) Google App Engine
7 6 (2.17%) Serverless
8 4 (1.44%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (1.44%) SaaS
9 3 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (1.08%) Asana
10 2 (0.72%) Force.com
11 1 (0.36%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) DNS
2 1 (0.36%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (21.66%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.50%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.42%) MongoDB
4 14 (5.05%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (2.17%) Big Data
5 6 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.44%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.36%) GIS
7 1 (0.36%) MySQL
7 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (15.52%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.78%) Grunt
3 12 (4.33%) Subversion
4 10 (3.61%) CocoaPods
4 10 (3.61%) Crashlytics
4 10 (3.61%) NUnit
5 9 (3.25%) Jasmine
6 8 (2.89%) MSTest
6 8 (2.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (2.53%) Selenium
8 6 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (1.81%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.81%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.81%) webpack
10 4 (1.44%) GitLab
11 3 (1.08%) gulp
11 3 (1.08%) JIRA
12 2 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (0.72%) PostCSS
13 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 66 (23.83%) Retail
2 32 (11.55%) Marketing
3 11 (3.97%) Advertising
4 8 (2.89%) Finance
4 8 (2.89%) Legal
5 7 (2.53%) Games
6 5 (1.81%) Publishing
7 2 (0.72%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) French Language
8 1 (0.36%) German Language
8 1 (0.36%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 135 (48.74%) Developer
2 65 (23.47%) C# Developer
3 61 (22.02%) Full Stack Developer
4 55 (19.86%) .NET Developer
5 51 (18.41%) Product Manager
6 50 (18.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 32 (11.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 31 (11.19%) Designer
9 27 (9.75%) Software Developer
10 26 (9.39%) .NET Software Developer
10 26 (9.39%) C# Software Developer
11 19 (6.86%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (6.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (6.50%) Senior Developer
12 18 (6.50%) Transformation Manager
12 18 (6.50%) Web Designer
13 14 (5.05%) UX Designer
14 13 (4.69%) Analyst
14 13 (4.69%) Lead Developer
15 12 (4.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (42.96%) CSS
2 103 (37.18%) HTML
3 77 (27.80%) .NET
4 59 (21.30%) jQuery
5 55 (19.86%) AngularJS
6 39 (14.08%) Sass
7 28 (10.11%) ASP.NET
8 26 (9.39%) CSS3
9 24 (8.66%) Velocity
10 21 (7.58%) React
11 19 (6.86%) .NET Framework
12 18 (6.50%) HTML5
12 18 (6.50%) Vue.js
13 16 (5.78%) RESTful
13 16 (5.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (5.42%) .NET Core
14 15 (5.42%) Angular 2
14 15 (5.42%) Material Design
14 15 (5.42%) RabbitMQ
15 14 (5.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (13.36%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.22%) Minimum Viable Product
4 16 (5.78%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.61%) Social Media
6 8 (2.89%) Photography
7 3 (1.08%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.72%) W3C
9 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.36%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.14%) Android
2 14 (5.05%) Apple iOS
3 9 (3.25%) Linux
4 3 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (44.77%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (19.13%) Analytics
3 50 (18.05%) Product Management
4 45 (16.25%) E-Commerce
4 45 (16.25%) TDD
5 42 (15.16%) Problem-Solving
6 40 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (13.36%) BDD
7 37 (13.36%) Coaching
8 36 (13.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 35 (12.64%) Front End Development
10 33 (11.91%) Due Diligence
11 31 (11.19%) Web Development
12 30 (10.83%) SEO
12 30 (10.83%) Wireframes
13 27 (9.75%) CRM
14 24 (8.66%) User Stories
15 22 (7.94%) Microservices
16 21 (7.58%) Customer Insight
16 21 (7.58%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 102 (36.82%) JavaScript
2 81 (29.24%) SQL
3 74 (26.71%) C#
4 29 (10.47%) Java
5 19 (6.86%) TypeScript
6 13 (4.69%) Kotlin
7 11 (3.97%) ES6
8 10 (3.61%) Apple Swift
9 9 (3.25%) PHP
10 5 (1.81%) C
11 2 (0.72%) Python
12 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.36%) C++
12 1 (0.36%) Java 8
12 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 67 (24.19%) Degree
2 37 (13.36%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.81%) Puppet
2 4 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 40 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 39 (14.08%) Adobe
2 39 (14.08%) Google
3 13 (4.69%) Sitecore
3 13 (4.69%) Splunk
4 12 (4.33%) IBM
4 12 (4.33%) Tableau
5 10 (3.61%) Optimizely
5 10 (3.61%) Oracle
6 8 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (2.89%) Xamarin
7 7 (2.53%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (2.53%) Teradata
8 6 (2.17%) Pardot
9 5 (1.81%) Alteryx
10 4 (1.44%) Capita
11 3 (1.08%) Omniture
12 2 (0.72%) hybris
12 2 (0.72%) Progress
13 1 (0.36%) VocaLink