Period
to 12 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > Midlands
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 83 85
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 +24
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 387 521 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.96% 3.42% 3.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.12% 8.68% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 274 445 495
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,750 £57,500 £57,400
England median annual salary £50,522 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.04% - +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 the Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,436 6,001 7,040
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 41.53% 39.42% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4,004 4,802 5,328
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,788 £23,949 £22,879
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in the Midlands

User Experience
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for User Experience in the Midlands

User Experience
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in the Midlands over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in the Midlands

User Experience
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 November 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
West Midlands -17 206 £42,500 +21.43% 89
East Midlands -7 181 £42,500 +13.33% 50
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 171 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (42.38%) JavaScript
3 140 (36.18%) HTML
4 135 (34.88%) CSS
5 83 (21.45%) C#
6 72 (18.60%) .NET
7 70 (18.09%) Web Development
8 63 (16.28%) Finance
9 61 (15.76%) Wireframes
10 59 (15.25%) AngularJS
10 59 (15.25%) MVC
11 58 (14.99%) SQL
11 58 (14.99%) HTML5
12 57 (14.73%) React
13 53 (13.70%) Analytics
13 53 (13.70%) Front End Development
14 51 (13.18%) Java
15 49 (12.66%) Degree
16 48 (12.40%) Scrum
17 46 (11.89%) Software Engineering
17 46 (11.89%) Microsoft
18 45 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
19 44 (11.37%) Git (software)
20 43 (11.11%) Adobe
20 43 (11.11%) ASP.NET
20 43 (11.11%) Retail
21 42 (10.85%) jQuery
22 38 (9.82%) RESTful
23 36 (9.30%) SQL Server
24 35 (9.04%) E-Commerce

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (4.91%) CMS
2 12 (3.10%) Apache
3 11 (2.84%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.07%) Confluence
4 8 (2.07%) WordPress
5 7 (1.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (1.29%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.03%) Marvel
8 3 (0.78%) Anypoint
8 3 (0.78%) Liferay
8 3 (0.78%) Mule
8 3 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.78%) SAS
8 3 (0.78%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.52%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.52%) IIS
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.26%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 13 (3.36%) Photoshop
2 11 (2.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (2.84%) InVision
3 6 (1.55%) UserZoom
4 5 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (0.78%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.52%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.52%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.52%) Camtasia
7 2 (0.52%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.52%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.26%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.26%) GIMP
8 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.26%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 11 (2.84%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (1.29%) SAP SD
3 3 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.52%) Magento
4 2 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.26%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 1 (0.26%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.26%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.26%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.39%) SaaS
4 11 (2.84%) GitHub
5 10 (2.58%) AdWords
6 9 (2.33%) Office 365
7 8 (2.07%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 8 (2.07%) IaaS
7 8 (2.07%) PaaS
8 7 (1.81%) Google Analytics
8 7 (1.81%) Serverless
9 5 (1.29%) npm
9 5 (1.29%) TestFlight
10 3 (0.78%) Silverpop
11 2 (0.52%) G Suite
11 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.52%) Yarn
12 1 (0.26%) Asana
12 1 (0.26%) Basecamp
12 1 (0.26%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.88%) Internet
2 11 (2.84%) HTTP
3 7 (1.81%) Broadband
4 5 (1.29%) Intranet
5 4 (1.03%) LAN
5 4 (1.03%) SSL
5 4 (1.03%) WAN
6 3 (0.78%) Bluetooth
6 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.52%) SMS
8 1 (0.26%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.26%) DNS
8 1 (0.26%) Firewall
8 1 (0.26%) FTP
8 1 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.26%) SAN
8 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.94%) NoSQL
3 18 (4.65%) MySQL
4 12 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.10%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.10%) SAP HANA
5 10 (2.58%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.07%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.81%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (1.81%) Redis
8 6 (1.55%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (1.03%) DB2
10 3 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.52%) Big Data
11 2 (0.52%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.52%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.52%) Power BI
11 2 (0.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 44 (11.37%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.68%) Axure RP
2 22 (5.68%) Maven
3 20 (5.17%) Jenkins
4 17 (4.39%) Visual Studio
5 16 (4.13%) JIRA
6 15 (3.88%) webpack
7 14 (3.62%) gulp
8 10 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (2.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 8 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (2.07%) Selenium
11 7 (1.81%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.55%) Robot Framework
12 6 (1.55%) Visual Studio Team System
13 5 (1.29%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.03%) Bitbucket
14 4 (1.03%) Grunt
14 4 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 63 (16.28%) Finance
2 43 (11.11%) Retail
3 32 (8.27%) Marketing
4 17 (4.39%) Banking
5 15 (3.88%) Games
6 11 (2.84%) Legal
7 6 (1.55%) Automotive
7 6 (1.55%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.29%) Advertising
8 5 (1.29%) Electronics
8 5 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.03%) Publishing
10 2 (0.52%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (0.52%) German Language
10 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.26%) Back Office
11 1 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 158 (40.83%) Developer
2 48 (12.40%) Designer
3 43 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 37 (9.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 37 (9.56%) UX Designer
5 34 (8.79%) Senior Developer
6 23 (5.94%) Software Engineer
7 19 (4.91%) .NET Developer
7 19 (4.91%) Architect
8 18 (4.65%) React Developer
9 17 (4.39%) Analyst
9 17 (4.39%) Full Stack Developer
10 14 (3.62%) JavaScript Developer
11 13 (3.36%) UI Designer
12 12 (3.10%) Junior
13 11 (2.84%) Consultant
13 11 (2.84%) UI/UX Designer
13 11 (2.84%) User Experience Researcher
14 10 (2.58%) Development Manager
14 10 (2.58%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (36.18%) HTML
2 135 (34.88%) CSS
3 72 (18.60%) .NET
4 59 (15.25%) AngularJS
5 58 (14.99%) HTML5
6 57 (14.73%) React
7 43 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 42 (10.85%) jQuery
9 38 (9.82%) RESTful
10 32 (8.27%) CSS3
11 27 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (6.98%) Sass
12 26 (6.72%) .NET Framework
12 26 (6.72%) Node.js
12 26 (6.72%) Web Services
13 19 (4.91%) JSON
14 17 (4.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (4.39%) Spring
15 16 (4.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (3.88%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
1 30 (7.75%) Mobile App
2 19 (4.91%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.13%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (3.36%) Social Media
5 12 (3.10%) Graphic Design
6 10 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.33%) Fintech
8 7 (1.81%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.55%) Enterprise Cloud
10 5 (1.29%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.03%) Animation
11 4 (1.03%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.03%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (0.78%) iPad
12 3 (0.78%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.78%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.72%) Apple iOS
2 22 (5.68%) Android
3 21 (5.43%) Windows
4 18 (4.65%) Linux
5 5 (1.29%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.78%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.26%) watchOS
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (18.09%) Web Development
3 61 (15.76%) Wireframes
4 59 (15.25%) MVC
5 53 (13.70%) Analytics
5 53 (13.70%) Front End Development
6 48 (12.40%) Scrum
7 46 (11.89%) Software Engineering
8 45 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
9 35 (9.04%) E-Commerce
9 35 (9.04%) Web Design
10 33 (8.53%) Prototyping
11 32 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (8.27%) TDD
12 29 (7.49%) SEO
13 27 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
14 26 (6.72%) DevOps
15 24 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (6.20%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
16 23 (5.94%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 164 (42.38%) JavaScript
2 83 (21.45%) C#
3 58 (14.99%) SQL
4 51 (13.18%) Java
5 30 (7.75%) PHP
6 19 (4.91%) Python
7 17 (4.39%) TypeScript
8 11 (2.84%) Perl
9 10 (2.58%) Apple Swift
9 10 (2.58%) ES6
10 7 (1.81%) Objective-C
11 6 (1.55%) C
11 6 (1.55%) Embedded C
12 5 (1.29%) R
13 4 (1.03%) ABAP
13 4 (1.03%) ES7
13 4 (1.03%) ES8
14 3 (0.78%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.52%) C++
15 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (12.66%) Degree
2 14 (3.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.29%) TOGAF Certification
4 4 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (0.78%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.26%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.26%) MCSD
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.26%) PhD
7 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.68%) QA
2 7 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.78%) GDPR
3 3 (0.78%) WAI
4 2 (0.52%) WCAG
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.07%) Docker
2 6 (1.55%) Firmware
2 6 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.03%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.52%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.52%) XenApp
6 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.29%) HockeyApp
3 3 (0.78%) Ansible
3 3 (0.78%) Puppet
3 3 (0.78%) Terraform
4 2 (0.52%) Kibana
4 2 (0.52%) logstash
4 2 (0.52%) Marathon
5 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.26%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.26%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.26%) Matomo
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.26%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.26%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.26%) SCSM
5 1 (0.26%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 46 (11.89%) Microsoft
2 43 (11.11%) Adobe
3 29 (7.49%) SAP
4 21 (5.43%) Google
5 12 (3.10%) Oracle
6 9 (2.33%) Twitter
7 7 (1.81%) Informatica
8 6 (1.55%) IBM
9 5 (1.29%) Apple
9 5 (1.29%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.03%) hybris
11 3 (0.78%) Ab Initio
11 3 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.78%) Tableau
11 3 (0.78%) VMware
11 3 (0.78%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.52%) ATG
12 2 (0.52%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.52%) HubSpot
12 2 (0.52%) JD Edwards