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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 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > North East
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 41 55 55
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 +12
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 87 42 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 5.23% 3.67% 2.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.93% 10.42% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 73 40 19
10th Percentile - £33,750 £30,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £36,844 £34,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -20.83% +6.67% +20.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £56,750 £49,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,875 £55,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

User Experience is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 673 403 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 40.42% 35.26% 35.02%
Number of salaries quoted 438 246 241
10th Percentile £22,500 £28,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £33,212 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,313 £50,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing User Experience as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Experience in the North East over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

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 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear +13 59 £35,000 -27.84% 9
Durham -8 10 £39,679 +8.99% 1
Northumberland -4 5 £45,000 -
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, 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 58 (66.67%) Agile
2 45 (51.72%) UX Design
3 30 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 30 (34.48%) HTML
3 30 (34.48%) CSS
3 30 (34.48%) jQuery
3 30 (34.48%) Git (software)
3 30 (34.48%) Front End Development
3 30 (34.48%) Clean Code
4 26 (29.89%) React
4 26 (29.89%) Adobe
5 25 (28.74%) HTML5
5 25 (28.74%) Sass
5 25 (28.74%) Social Skills
6 24 (27.59%) E-Commerce
7 21 (24.14%) SEO
7 21 (24.14%) CSS3
7 21 (24.14%) WCAG
7 21 (24.14%) Accessibility
7 21 (24.14%) webpack
7 21 (24.14%) npm
7 21 (24.14%) Sprint Planning
7 21 (24.14%) Adobe XD
8 20 (22.99%) SaaS
9 15 (17.24%) UX Research
10 14 (16.09%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 14 (16.09%) Product Management
11 13 (14.94%) B2B
11 13 (14.94%) B2C
12 12 (13.79%) Marketing

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 4 (4.60%) Apache
1 4 (4.60%) nginx
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (24.14%) Adobe XD
2 1 (1.15%) InVision
2 1 (1.15%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.14%) npm
2 20 (22.99%) SaaS
3 9 (10.34%) Azure
4 7 (8.05%) AWS
5 5 (5.75%) Azure DevOps
5 5 (5.75%) Figma
6 4 (4.60%) BrowserStack
6 4 (4.60%) GitHub
6 4 (4.60%) GitHub Actions
7 3 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (3.45%) Microsoft 365
8 2 (2.30%) Mimecast
9 1 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) DHCP
1 2 (2.30%) DNS
1 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 30 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 21 (24.14%) webpack
3 5 (5.75%) JIRA
3 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.60%) Bitbucket
4 4 (4.60%) Codeception
4 4 (4.60%) Grunt
4 4 (4.60%) gulp
4 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.60%) PHPUnit
4 4 (4.60%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (28.74%) Social Skills
2 12 (13.79%) Marketing
3 11 (12.64%) Retail
4 9 (10.34%) Finance
5 5 (5.75%) Legal
6 4 (4.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 2 (2.30%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.15%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 31 (35.63%) Developer
2 17 (19.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (17.24%) Designer
3 15 (17.24%) UX Designer
4 13 (14.94%) E-Commerce Manager
4 13 (14.94%) E-Commerce Product Manager
4 13 (14.94%) Product Manager
5 10 (11.49%) UI Designer
5 10 (11.49%) UI/UX Designer
6 9 (10.34%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (9.20%) User Experience Researcher
8 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce Designer
8 7 (8.05%) Graduate
9 4 (4.60%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.60%) IT Services Manager
9 4 (4.60%) React Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Service Manager
10 3 (3.45%) Digital Executive
10 3 (3.45%) Junior Designer
10 3 (3.45%) Junior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.48%) CSS
1 30 (34.48%) HTML
1 30 (34.48%) jQuery
2 26 (29.89%) React
3 25 (28.74%) HTML5
3 25 (28.74%) Sass
4 21 (24.14%) CSS3
5 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
6 5 (5.75%) Ajax
6 5 (5.75%) Blazor
6 5 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (4.60%) Laravel
7 4 (4.60%) LESS
7 4 (4.60%) Vue.js
8 3 (3.45%) Velocity
9 2 (2.30%) Node.js
10 1 (1.15%) .NET
10 1 (1.15%) .NET Core
10 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Social Media
2 6 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.30%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.15%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (66.67%) Agile
2 45 (51.72%) UX Design
3 30 (34.48%) Clean Code
3 30 (34.48%) Front End Development
4 24 (27.59%) E-Commerce
5 21 (24.14%) SEO
5 21 (24.14%) Sprint Planning
6 15 (17.24%) UX Research
7 14 (16.09%) Product Management
7 14 (16.09%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 13 (14.94%) B2B
8 13 (14.94%) B2C
9 11 (12.64%) Full Stack Development
10 8 (9.20%) Project Management
10 8 (9.20%) Qualitative Research
10 8 (9.20%) Quantitative Research
11 7 (8.05%) CI/CD
11 7 (8.05%) Decision-Making
11 7 (8.05%) DevOps
11 7 (8.05%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.48%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.60%) PHP
3 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.30%) C#
4 2 (2.30%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.15%) Java
5 1 (1.15%) Python
5 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.15%) HND
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (24.14%) Accessibility
1 21 (24.14%) WCAG
2 7 (8.05%) GDPR
3 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Varnish
1 4 (4.60%) VirtualBox
2 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (29.89%) Adobe
2 7 (8.05%) Sage
3 4 (4.60%) New Relic
4 3 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.30%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.15%) Facebook
6 1 (1.15%) Google