Period
to 21 January 2021

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 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 44 56 42
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14 +36
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 21 98 212
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.61% 4.92% 5.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.24% 13.55% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 72 221
Median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £38,500 £36,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £61,250 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -15.00% +17.65%

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 205 723 1,499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 35.28% 36.31% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 119 518 1,152
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,850 £26,525
90th Percentile £73,750 £92,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 21 January 2021.

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 21 January 2021. 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
Watford +44 13 £77,500 +77.14% 4
St Albans +12 5 £65,000 +23.81% 1
Bishop's Stortford +10 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Hitchin - 1 £37,500 - 1
Stevenage - 1 £47,500 - 1
User Experience
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) JIRA
3 7 (33.33%) User Stories
3 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (33.33%) Product Roadmap
4 6 (28.57%) Decision-Making
4 6 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) Change Management
5 5 (23.81%) COBIT
5 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) IBM
5 5 (23.81%) Conflict Resolution
5 5 (23.81%) Contract Negotiation
5 5 (23.81%) IBM BigFix
5 5 (23.81%) ServiceNow
5 5 (23.81%) GDPR
5 5 (23.81%) Skype for Business
5 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Office 365
5 5 (23.81%) Skype
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 4 (19.05%) Epics
6 4 (19.05%) Confluence
6 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
6 4 (19.05%) C#

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 5 (23.81%) Skype for Business
2 4 (19.05%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Figma
1 1 (4.76%) InVision
1 1 (4.76%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Grunt
3 1 (4.76%) gulp
3 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
3 1 (4.76%) Mocha
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) webpack
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Product Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Angular Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (4.76%) MATLAB Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Product Marketing Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Python Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) React Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior UX Designer
5 1 (4.76%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) Chai
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) Haml
3 1 (4.76%) Handlebars
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) LESS
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) Nunjucks
3 1 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (4.76%) React
3 1 (4.76%) Sass
3 1 (4.76%) SVG
3 1 (4.76%) Vue.js
3 1 (4.76%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (14.29%) Animation
2 3 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.76%) Acoustics
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Fibre Optics
3 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (33.33%) Product Roadmap
2 7 (33.33%) User Stories
3 6 (28.57%) Decision-Making
4 5 (23.81%) Change Management
4 5 (23.81%) Conflict Resolution
4 5 (23.81%) Contract Negotiation
4 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Epics
5 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) SDLC
5 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 3 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (14.29%) Product Backlog
7 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) ES6
3 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) COBIT
1 5 (23.81%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (23.81%) IBM
3 5 (23.81%) ServiceNow
4 3 (14.29%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.76%) Pardot