Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 34 83
Rank change year-on-year -8 +49 +23
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 140 283 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.42% 6.76% 3.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.42% 15.44% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 107 209 125
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% +29.41%
10th Percentile £42,500 £28,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 971 1,833 1,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 37.59% 43.78% 37.66%
Number of salaries quoted 673 1,372 1,302
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.95% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +17 47 £52,500 - 5
Hemel Hempstead -6 29 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Watford +7 14 £48,750 -2.50% 4
Hatfield +5 8 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Letchworth -9 4 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Bishop's Stortford -6 3 £42,500 +46.55%
Stevenage - 2 £37,500 - 1
Hitchin -3 1 £40,000 +19.40% 2
Welwyn Garden City -32 1 - -
Harpenden - 1 £30,000 -
Royston - 1 £52,500 - 3
User Experience
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 91 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (42.86%) Scrum
3 55 (39.29%) HTML
4 49 (35.00%) E-Commerce
5 48 (34.29%) SQL
5 48 (34.29%) CSS
6 45 (32.14%) JavaScript
7 42 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 41 (29.29%) B2C
9 36 (25.71%) TDD
9 36 (25.71%) Retail
9 36 (25.71%) Product Roadmap
10 35 (25.00%) Degree
10 35 (25.00%) BDD
11 33 (23.57%) Azure
11 33 (23.57%) C#
12 32 (22.86%) Analytics
13 31 (22.14%) .NET
14 26 (18.57%) Git (software)
14 26 (18.57%) Computer Science Degree
15 25 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (17.86%) Test Automation
15 25 (17.86%) AWS
16 23 (16.43%) User Stories
16 23 (16.43%) Microsoft
17 22 (15.71%) Windows
17 22 (15.71%) Web Design
17 22 (15.71%) Marketing
17 22 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (15.00%) Velocity

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 6 (4.29%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.86%) WordPress
3 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.14%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.43%) Confluence
5 1 (0.71%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (7.86%) Photoshop
2 9 (6.43%) Sketch
3 7 (5.00%) InVision
4 5 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (3.57%) Flinto
5 3 (2.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.71%) GIMP
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.71%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.71%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 6 (4.29%) Maximo
2 2 (1.43%) Shopify
3 1 (0.71%) Magento
3 1 (0.71%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 33 (23.57%) Azure
2 25 (17.86%) AWS
3 12 (8.57%) BrowserStack
4 11 (7.86%) Sauce Labs
5 8 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (5.00%) Google Analytics
7 4 (2.86%) GCP
7 4 (2.86%) Google App Engine
8 3 (2.14%) npm
8 3 (2.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.71%) DHCP
1 8 (5.71%) DNS
1 8 (5.71%) iSCSI
1 8 (5.71%) SAN
1 8 (5.71%) VLAN
2 3 (2.14%) Firewall
2 3 (2.14%) VoIP
3 1 (0.71%) WAN
3 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.86%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.57%) GIS
4 2 (1.43%) Big Data
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (18.57%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.86%) Appium
2 11 (7.86%) Calabash
3 10 (7.14%) Axure RP
3 10 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 10 (7.14%) JIRA
3 10 (7.14%) Robot Framework
3 10 (7.14%) Selenium
3 10 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 9 (6.43%) TestRail
5 7 (5.00%) webpack
6 4 (2.86%) Grunt
6 4 (2.86%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.14%) gulp
7 3 (2.14%) Protractor
8 2 (1.43%) Balsamiq
9 1 (0.71%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 36 (25.71%) Retail
2 22 (15.71%) Marketing
3 14 (10.00%) Finance
4 5 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.86%) Electronics
6 2 (1.43%) Automotive
7 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (37.14%) Developer
2 23 (16.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 22 (15.71%) Software Developer
4 17 (12.14%) Designer
4 17 (12.14%) Product Owner
5 16 (11.43%) Full Stack Developer
5 16 (11.43%) UX Designer
6 15 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 15 (10.71%) Senior Product Owner
7 10 (7.14%) Analyst
7 10 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (7.14%) Web Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Operations Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) WebOps Engineer
9 8 (5.71%) Business Analyst
9 8 (5.71%) Web Analyst
10 7 (5.00%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.00%) Senior Designer
10 7 (5.00%) Test Engineer
10 7 (5.00%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (39.29%) HTML
2 48 (34.29%) CSS
3 31 (22.14%) .NET
4 21 (15.00%) Velocity
5 19 (13.57%) AngularJS
5 19 (13.57%) jQuery
6 16 (11.43%) JSON
7 14 (10.00%) Web Services
8 12 (8.57%) ASP.NET
9 10 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 10 (7.14%) Sass
9 10 (7.14%) SOAP
9 10 (7.14%) Vue.js
10 9 (6.43%) Angular 2
11 8 (5.71%) REST
12 7 (5.00%) React
13 6 (4.29%) Node.js
14 5 (3.57%) CSS3
15 4 (2.86%) LESS
15 4 (2.86%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.71%) Replication
3 4 (2.86%) Animation
3 4 (2.86%) W3C
4 3 (2.14%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.14%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.71%) Windows
2 16 (11.43%) Android
2 16 (11.43%) Apple iOS
3 14 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 8 (5.71%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (42.86%) Scrum
3 49 (35.00%) E-Commerce
4 42 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 41 (29.29%) B2C
6 36 (25.71%) Product Roadmap
6 36 (25.71%) TDD
7 35 (25.00%) BDD
8 32 (22.86%) Analytics
9 25 (17.86%) Test Automation
10 23 (16.43%) User Stories
11 22 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (15.71%) Web Design
12 21 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 18 (12.86%) ITIL
14 17 (12.14%) Kanban
14 17 (12.14%) Validation
15 16 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
15 16 (11.43%) Software Delivery
15 16 (11.43%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 48 (34.29%) SQL
2 45 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 33 (23.57%) C#
4 10 (7.14%) Python
4 10 (7.14%) Ruby
5 9 (6.43%) Java
6 8 (5.71%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.00%) PHP
8 5 (3.57%) VBScript
9 2 (1.43%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.71%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.71%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (25.00%) Degree
2 26 (18.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.71%) CCAA
3 8 (5.71%) CCNA
3 8 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (5.71%) ISEB
3 8 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (3.57%) MCSA
4 5 (3.57%) MCSE
5 3 (2.14%) MCP
5 3 (2.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.14%) QA
1 3 (2.14%) SLA
1 3 (2.14%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 8 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 5 (3.57%) DFS Replication
3 3 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (16.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.29%) Google
3 10 (7.14%) IBM
4 9 (6.43%) Adobe
5 8 (5.71%) Cisco
5 8 (5.71%) Citrix
5 8 (5.71%) VMware
6 5 (3.57%) ESRI
6 5 (3.57%) Nimble Storage
6 5 (3.57%) Oracle
7 4 (2.86%) Optimizely
8 3 (2.14%) HP
8 3 (2.14%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.71%) hybris
9 1 (0.71%) SAP
9 1 (0.71%) WooCommerce