Period
to 19 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 68 31
Rank change year-on-year +14 -37 +22
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 41 27 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.75% 2.79% 6.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.65% 9.61% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 48
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +41.51% -19.70%
10th Percentile £27,900 £24,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £77,304 £55,125 £46,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +29.63% -22.86%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 385 281 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.61% 29.03% 33.77%
Number of salaries quoted 326 243 241
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,625 £24,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,312 £56,000 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £43,653 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.13% +6.67% -

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Newcastle upon Tyne

User Experience
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Newcastle upon Tyne

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) Web Development
3 10 (24.39%) HTML
3 10 (24.39%) CSS
4 9 (21.95%) Java
4 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.51%) Front End Development
5 8 (19.51%) Wireframes
6 7 (17.07%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (17.07%) Scrum
6 7 (17.07%) User Stories
6 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (14.63%) WebDriver
7 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
7 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
7 6 (14.63%) Product Management
7 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (14.63%) Tandem
7 6 (14.63%) QA
7 6 (14.63%) Selenium
7 6 (14.63%) jQuery
7 6 (14.63%) Usability Testing
7 6 (14.63%) System Testing
7 6 (14.63%) Analytical Mindset
7 6 (14.63%) Prototyping
7 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
7 6 (14.63%) SDLC

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.44%) CMS
1 1 (2.44%) Drupal
1 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.44%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Magento
1 4 (9.76%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) SaaS
4 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.44%) GitHub
4 1 (2.44%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
2 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
1 6 (14.63%) Selenium
1 6 (14.63%) WebDriver
2 3 (7.32%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.44%) gulp
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.44%) webpack
General
1 3 (7.32%) Advertising
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (14.63%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Business Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Test Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) User Experience Researcher
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Designer
6 3 (7.32%) UX Designer
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.88%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Service Manager
7 2 (4.88%) UI Designer
7 2 (4.88%) UI/UX Designer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) CSS
1 10 (24.39%) HTML
2 6 (14.63%) jQuery
3 5 (12.20%) HTML5
4 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.76%) CSS3
4 4 (9.76%) Sass
5 3 (7.32%) LESS
5 3 (7.32%) Node.js
6 2 (4.88%) React
6 2 (4.88%) Vue.js
7 1 (2.44%) Angular 2
7 1 (2.44%) JSON
7 1 (2.44%) Kafka
7 1 (2.44%) Laravel
7 1 (2.44%) Middleware
7 1 (2.44%) RESTful
7 1 (2.44%) TensorFlow
7 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Mindset
2 6 (14.63%) Tandem
3 2 (4.88%) Social Media
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) BBC
4 1 (2.44%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) Web Development
3 8 (19.51%) Front End Development
3 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
3 8 (19.51%) Wireframes
4 7 (17.07%) Scrum
4 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.07%) User Stories
4 7 (17.07%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
5 6 (14.63%) Product Management
5 6 (14.63%) Prototyping
5 6 (14.63%) SDLC
5 6 (14.63%) System Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
5 6 (14.63%) Usability Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Coaching
6 5 (12.20%) Customer-Centricity
6 5 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (9.76%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) Java
1 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.20%) C#
2 5 (12.20%) Ruby
3 3 (7.32%) PHP
4 2 (4.88%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
2 4 (9.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) WooCommerce
2 2 (4.88%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe