Period
to 11 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 93 62
Rank change year-on-year +52 -31 +27
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 36 6 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 5.19% 0.62% 3.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.50% 1.89% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 53
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +69.23% -20.73%
10th Percentile £27,750 £36,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,000 £70,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,500 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -19.00% +53.85% -16.67%

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 Northampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 313 318 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 45.17% 32.62% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 236 215 501
Northampton median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,900 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +2.56%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Northampton

User Experience
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Northampton

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Northampton over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Northampton

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing User Experience also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 16 (44.44%) HTML
2 16 (44.44%) CSS
3 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
4 10 (27.78%) Finance
5 9 (25.00%) Usability Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Banking
6 8 (22.22%) Prototyping
6 8 (22.22%) Axure RP
7 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
7 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (19.44%) Android
8 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 6 (16.67%) Adobe
8 6 (16.67%) Benchmarking
8 6 (16.67%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (16.67%) User Stories
8 6 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
8 6 (16.67%) Guerrilla Testing
8 6 (16.67%) InVision
8 6 (16.67%) UserZoom
8 6 (16.67%) Ethnography
8 6 (16.67%) Ethnographic Research
9 5 (13.89%) Photoshop
9 5 (13.89%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (13.89%) Web Design
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Applications
1 6 (16.67%) InVision
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (16.67%) UserZoom
2 5 (13.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (13.89%) Photoshop
3 3 (8.33%) InDesign
4 2 (5.56%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) DHCP
1 4 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) JSUnit
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Designer
2 7 (19.44%) User Experience Researcher
3 6 (16.67%) User Researcher
4 5 (13.89%) Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Digital Designer
4 5 (13.89%) UX Designer
5 4 (11.11%) Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) IT Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Senior IT Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Digital User Researcher
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) CSS
1 16 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.33%) DOM
3 3 (8.33%) Semantic HTML
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) CSS3
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) Node.js
5 1 (2.78%) React
5 1 (2.78%) RESTful
5 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) W3C
3 3 (8.33%) Graphic Design
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) Social Media
5 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Android
1 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 9 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 8 (22.22%) Prototyping
4 6 (16.67%) Benchmarking
4 6 (16.67%) Ethnographic Research
4 6 (16.67%) Ethnography
4 6 (16.67%) Guerrilla Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
4 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (16.67%) User Stories
5 5 (13.89%) Web Design
6 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL
6 4 (11.11%) Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Web Development
7 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.56%) Java
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
1 4 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Adobe
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Alteryx
2 3 (8.33%) Tableau
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter
3 1 (2.78%) Xamarin