Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 83 58
Rank change year-on-year +39 -25 +63
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 209 154 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.91% 3.45% 4.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.91% 8.50% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 205 138 196
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.28% -4.44% +12.50%

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 1,503 1,811 1,640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 42.51% 40.61% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,145 1,506 1,321
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £26,600 £27,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% -

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +45 46 £52,500 +10.53% 6
Welwyn Garden City +5 42 £50,000 +127.27% 5
Watford -17 31 £45,000 -21.74% 4
Hatfield +12 20 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Bishop's Stortford +16 13 £29,000 -51.67% 1
Hertford +7 12 £22,000 - 2
Stevenage +14 11 £52,500 +12.90%
Hemel Hempstead +29 10 £40,000 -27.27%
Ware 0 7 £22,000 -
Welwyn - 6 £63,000 -
Potters Bar - 3 £65,000 -
Letchworth +1 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Hitchin - 2 £55,000 - 1
Broxbourne - 2 £45,000 - 1
Berkhamsted - 1 £67,500 -
User Experience
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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.

1 125 (59.81%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (49.76%) CSS
3 100 (47.85%) HTML
4 90 (43.06%) JavaScript
5 58 (27.75%) .NET
6 57 (27.27%) C#
7 56 (26.79%) Front End Development
8 51 (24.40%) SQL
9 50 (23.92%) AngularJS
10 46 (22.01%) TDD
11 44 (21.05%) Degree
12 42 (20.10%) Amazon AWS
13 41 (19.62%) Microsoft Azure
13 41 (19.62%) SQL Server
14 38 (18.18%) Git (software)
14 38 (18.18%) Web Development
15 35 (16.75%) Retail
15 35 (16.75%) React
16 32 (15.31%) jQuery
17 29 (13.88%) Mobile App
18 28 (13.40%) Computer Science
19 24 (11.48%) BDD
20 23 (11.00%) Sass
20 23 (11.00%) Marketing
21 22 (10.53%) User Stories
21 22 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
22 20 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
22 20 (9.57%) Microsoft
22 20 (9.57%) MVC
22 20 (9.57%) Computer Science Degree

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 7 (3.35%) CMS
2 5 (2.39%) IIS
2 5 (2.39%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (2.39%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.48%) Drupal
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (3.83%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.44%) InDesign
3 1 (0.48%) GIMP
3 1 (0.48%) InVision
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 42 (20.10%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (19.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.74%) SaaS
4 11 (5.26%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.44%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.96%) Force.com
7 2 (0.96%) Serverless
8 1 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.35%) HTTP
2 3 (1.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (19.62%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.74%) MongoDB
2 12 (5.74%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.31%) MySQL
4 2 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.48%) Big Data
5 1 (0.48%) BigQuery
5 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.26%) Subversion
3 8 (3.83%) NUnit
3 8 (3.83%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.83%) webpack
4 5 (2.39%) CocoaPods
4 5 (2.39%) Crashlytics
4 5 (2.39%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.91%) Grunt
5 4 (1.91%) JIRA
5 4 (1.91%) PostCSS
6 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.48%) GitLab
7 1 (0.48%) gulp
7 1 (0.48%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.48%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.48%) Mocha
7 1 (0.48%) Moq
General
1 35 (16.75%) Retail
2 23 (11.00%) Marketing
3 12 (5.74%) Finance
4 3 (1.44%) Legal
5 2 (0.96%) Back Office
5 2 (0.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.48%) Games
6 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (53.11%) Developer
2 45 (21.53%) C# Developer
3 41 (19.62%) .NET Developer
4 40 (19.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 39 (18.66%) Full Stack Developer
6 33 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (13.40%) Product Manager
8 23 (11.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 23 (11.00%) Designer
9 22 (10.53%) Software Developer
10 21 (10.05%) C# Software Developer
10 21 (10.05%) UX Designer
11 19 (9.09%) Product Owner
12 13 (6.22%) Senior Developer
13 12 (5.74%) Graduate
14 11 (5.26%) Applications Manager
14 11 (5.26%) Mobile Product Manager
15 10 (4.78%) Analyst
15 10 (4.78%) Conversion Specialist
16 9 (4.31%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (49.76%) CSS
2 100 (47.85%) HTML
3 58 (27.75%) .NET
4 50 (23.92%) AngularJS
5 35 (16.75%) React
6 32 (15.31%) jQuery
7 23 (11.00%) Sass
8 19 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 19 (9.09%) Web Services
9 18 (8.61%) ASP.NET
10 17 (8.13%) Velocity
11 16 (7.66%) .NET Core
11 16 (7.66%) RESTful
12 15 (7.18%) CSS3
13 14 (6.70%) JSON
13 14 (6.70%) Node.js
14 13 (6.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (5.74%) REST
15 12 (5.74%) SOAP
15 12 (5.74%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.88%) Mobile App
2 19 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.83%) EPoS
4 6 (2.87%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.87%) Social Media
5 5 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.39%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.44%) Photography
6 3 (1.44%) Robotics
7 1 (0.48%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.87%) Android
1 6 (2.87%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.39%) Windows
2 5 (2.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (59.81%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.79%) Front End Development
3 46 (22.01%) TDD
4 38 (18.18%) Web Development
5 28 (13.40%) Computer Science
6 24 (11.48%) BDD
7 22 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (10.53%) User Stories
8 20 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (9.57%) MVC
9 19 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 19 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 18 (8.61%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (8.13%) CRM
11 17 (8.13%) Product Management
11 17 (8.13%) Scrum
11 17 (8.13%) SOLID
12 15 (7.18%) Wireframes
13 14 (6.70%) B2C
14 13 (6.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 90 (43.06%) JavaScript
2 57 (27.27%) C#
3 51 (24.40%) SQL
4 17 (8.13%) PHP
5 15 (7.18%) ES6
5 15 (7.18%) TypeScript
6 11 (5.26%) Java
6 11 (5.26%) Ruby
7 8 (3.83%) XAML
8 6 (2.87%) Apple Swift
9 5 (2.39%) Kotlin
10 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (21.05%) Degree
2 20 (9.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.48%) MBA
3 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.48%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.39%) WAI
2 4 (1.91%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (1.91%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.66%) Google
3 15 (7.18%) Adobe
4 10 (4.78%) IBM
4 10 (4.78%) Optimizely
5 8 (3.83%) Oracle
6 7 (3.35%) Xamarin
7 6 (2.87%) Splunk
8 5 (2.39%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.48%) VocaLink