Period
to 24 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > North East
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 88 65
Rank change year-on-year +27 -23 +10
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 59 18 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.97% 1.59% 3.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.14% 4.66% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 49 14 46
North East median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,750 £52,697 £71,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 582 386 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 39.19% 34.16% 35.62%
Number of salaries quoted 434 329 449
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £67,500
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 North East

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in the North East

User Experience
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for User Experience in the North East

User Experience
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in the North East over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in the North East

User Experience
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the North East region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Tyne and Wear +2 47 £35,000 -6.67% 16
Durham +21 10 £30,500 -35.92% 4
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 North East region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.90%) User Stories
3 18 (30.51%) SDLC
3 18 (30.51%) HTML
4 17 (28.81%) Product Management
5 16 (27.12%) CSS
6 14 (23.73%) HTML5
6 14 (23.73%) QA
7 13 (22.03%) Web Development
7 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
7 13 (22.03%) Front End Development
8 12 (20.34%) Java
9 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
10 8 (13.56%) Sass
10 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
10 8 (13.56%) Wireframes
10 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (11.86%) gulp
11 7 (11.86%) React
11 7 (11.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (10.17%) Marketing
12 6 (10.17%) PHP
13 5 (8.47%) XML
13 5 (8.47%) XSLT
13 5 (8.47%) SEO
13 5 (8.47%) Advertising
13 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (8.47%) Subversion
13 5 (8.47%) SaaS
13 5 (8.47%) DevOps

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (5.08%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Drupal
2 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.39%) InVision
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) SaaS
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.08%) Datadog
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.39%) GitHub
4 1 (1.69%) npm
4 1 (1.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) HTTP
1 2 (3.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) MySQL
2 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) QlikView
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.86%) gulp
3 5 (8.47%) Bitbucket
3 5 (8.47%) Grunt
3 5 (8.47%) Subversion
4 4 (6.78%) JIRA
4 4 (6.78%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.08%) Axure RP
5 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.39%) webpack
7 1 (1.69%) Moq
7 1 (1.69%) NSubstitute
7 1 (1.69%) NUnit
7 1 (1.69%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.17%) Marketing
2 5 (8.47%) Advertising
3 4 (6.78%) Finance
3 4 (6.78%) Law
4 3 (5.08%) Games
4 3 (5.08%) Legal
5 2 (3.39%) Back Office
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Analyst
2 18 (30.51%) Business Analyst
3 17 (28.81%) Developer
4 10 (16.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (11.86%) Designer
6 6 (10.17%) UX Designer
7 5 (8.47%) Digital Transformation
8 4 (6.78%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Digital Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Service Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Transformation Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Product Owner
10 2 (3.39%) Digital Designer
10 2 (3.39%) Service Desk Manager
10 2 (3.39%) UI Designer
10 2 (3.39%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) HTML
2 16 (27.12%) CSS
3 14 (23.73%) HTML5
4 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
4 8 (13.56%) Sass
5 7 (11.86%) React
5 7 (11.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (8.47%) XML
6 5 (8.47%) XSLT
7 4 (6.78%) jQuery
8 3 (5.08%) .NET
8 3 (5.08%) CSS3
8 3 (5.08%) Node.js
8 3 (5.08%) Vue.js
9 2 (3.39%) Angular 2
9 2 (3.39%) Laravel
9 2 (3.39%) Redux
9 2 (3.39%) RESTful
10 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.08%) NHS
3 2 (3.39%) Social Media
4 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.69%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.90%) User Stories
3 18 (30.51%) SDLC
4 17 (28.81%) Product Management
5 13 (22.03%) Front End Development
5 13 (22.03%) Web Development
6 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (13.56%) Wireframes
7 5 (8.47%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (8.47%) Customer-Centricity
7 5 (8.47%) DevOps
7 5 (8.47%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 5 (8.47%) Prototyping
7 5 (8.47%) SEO
7 5 (8.47%) SMACSS
7 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.78%) Project Management
8 4 (6.78%) Scrum
8 4 (6.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
2 12 (20.34%) Java
3 6 (10.17%) PHP
4 4 (6.78%) Python
4 4 (6.78%) Ruby
5 3 (5.08%) C
5 3 (5.08%) C++
5 3 (5.08%) Perl
6 2 (3.39%) Apple Swift
6 2 (3.39%) C#
6 2 (3.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
2 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.73%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Docker
2 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Ansible
1 3 (5.08%) Kubernetes
1 3 (5.08%) Nagios
1 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.08%) Packer
1 3 (5.08%) Puppet
1 3 (5.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) Apple
1 3 (5.08%) Cisco
1 3 (5.08%) New Relic
1 3 (5.08%) Splunk
2 1 (1.69%) Adobe
2 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.69%) Facebook
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) Twitter