Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 42 45
Rank change year-on-year -19 +3 +48
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 61 155 260
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.40% 5.21% 5.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.78% 13.93% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 42 150 178
Median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £21,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,750 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £48,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% +5.00% +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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 518 1,113 1,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 37.37% 37.44% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 378 823 1,441
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £51,150
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.96% -1.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £88,250 £77,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Hertfordshire

User Experience
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing User Experience in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for User Experience in Hertfordshire

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Experience in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 2020. 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
St Albans -13 33 £52,500 -4.55%
Watford +23 13 £57,500 +4.55% 1
Hemel Hempstead 0 3 £55,000 - 2
Stevenage +4 2 £75,000 +42.86%
Potters Bar - 2 £42,500 -
Borehamwood - 2 £60,000 -
User Experience
East of England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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 56 (91.80%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (67.21%) E-Commerce
3 32 (52.46%) Scrum
4 27 (44.26%) Git (software)
5 26 (42.62%) B2C
6 25 (40.98%) Wireframes
7 24 (39.34%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (32.79%) Retail
8 20 (32.79%) Product Roadmap
9 18 (29.51%) Marketing
9 18 (29.51%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (27.87%) BDD
10 17 (27.87%) TDD
11 16 (26.23%) C#
11 16 (26.23%) HTML
11 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
11 16 (26.23%) CSS
11 16 (26.23%) AngularJS
11 16 (26.23%) AWS
11 16 (26.23%) SOLID
11 16 (26.23%) Sass
12 15 (24.59%) .NET
12 15 (24.59%) Web Design
13 14 (22.95%) SQL
13 14 (22.95%) Degree
13 14 (22.95%) Computer Science
13 14 (22.95%) Velocity
13 14 (22.95%) Azure
13 14 (22.95%) LESS
13 14 (22.95%) Continuous Delivery

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 12 (19.67%) WordPress
2 3 (4.92%) CMS
2 3 (4.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Photoshop
1 10 (16.39%) Sketch
2 8 (13.11%) InVision
2 8 (13.11%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Magento
2 2 (3.28%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.23%) AWS
2 14 (22.95%) Azure
3 3 (4.92%) SaaS
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.28%) AWS CodeCommit
4 2 (3.28%) AWS CodePipeline
4 2 (3.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (3.28%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) 5G
1 2 (3.28%) Wireless
2 1 (1.64%) Extranet
2 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (44.26%) Git (software)
2 13 (21.31%) Grunt
3 12 (19.67%) JIRA
4 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (13.11%) webpack
5 5 (8.20%) Jasmine
5 5 (8.20%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (4.92%) Bower
6 3 (4.92%) Visual Website Optimizer
7 2 (3.28%) git-flow
7 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.28%) Selenium
7 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (32.79%) Retail
2 18 (29.51%) Marketing
3 8 (13.11%) Games
4 7 (11.48%) Finance
5 6 (9.84%) Legal
6 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.64%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 34 (55.74%) Developer
2 28 (45.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (24.59%) Designer
3 15 (24.59%) UX Designer
4 14 (22.95%) Software Developer
5 12 (19.67%) E-Commerce Designer
6 9 (14.75%) Senior Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Product Manager
7 8 (13.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Senior Designer
8 6 (9.84%) Senior UX Designer
9 5 (8.20%) UI Developer
10 4 (6.56%) UI/UX Developer
10 4 (6.56%) UX Developer
11 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Magento Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
11 3 (4.92%) UI Designer
11 3 (4.92%) UI/UX Designer
12 2 (3.28%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) AngularJS
1 16 (26.23%) CSS
1 16 (26.23%) HTML
1 16 (26.23%) Sass
2 15 (24.59%) .NET
3 14 (22.95%) LESS
3 14 (22.95%) Velocity
4 13 (21.31%) XHTML
5 11 (18.03%) CSS3
5 11 (18.03%) HTML5
6 10 (16.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (13.11%) Enzyme
7 8 (13.11%) Jest
8 5 (8.20%) jQuery
8 5 (8.20%) Node.js
8 5 (8.20%) React
9 3 (4.92%) Semantic HTML
10 2 (3.28%) Entity Framework
10 2 (3.28%) RESTful
10 2 (3.28%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Smartphone
2 5 (8.20%) W3C
3 3 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.92%) Vector Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (91.80%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (67.21%) E-Commerce
3 32 (52.46%) Scrum
4 26 (42.62%) B2C
5 25 (40.98%) Wireframes
6 24 (39.34%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (32.79%) Product Roadmap
8 18 (29.51%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (27.87%) BDD
9 17 (27.87%) TDD
10 16 (26.23%) SOLID
11 15 (24.59%) Web Design
12 14 (22.95%) Computer Science
12 14 (22.95%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (21.31%) Sprint Planning
13 13 (21.31%) Unit Testing
14 11 (18.03%) Front End Development
15 8 (13.11%) Performance Optimisation
15 8 (13.11%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (13.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.23%) C#
1 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
2 14 (22.95%) SQL
3 5 (8.20%) Java
4 3 (4.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Computer Science Degree
1 14 (22.95%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.92%) Google
3 3 (4.92%) Optimizely
3 3 (4.92%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.28%) hybris
4 2 (3.28%) IBM