Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 87 77
Rank change year-on-year +40 -10 -1
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 28 10 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.92% 1.10% 3.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.53% 3.13% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 64
Northampton median annual salary £32,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.91% +57.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £43,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £48,875 £62,000 £45,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -31.82% +46.67% -3.85%

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 266 320 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 37.25% 35.28% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 213 250 392
Northampton median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £64,750 £57,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Northampton region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) HTML
2 10 (35.71%) CSS
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Adobe
5 6 (21.43%) Photoshop
5 6 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (21.43%) Web Design
5 6 (21.43%) User Stories
6 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (17.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
6 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
6 5 (17.86%) WSUS
6 5 (17.86%) SCCM
6 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
6 5 (17.86%) ITIL
6 5 (17.86%) Windows
6 5 (17.86%) DHCP
6 5 (17.86%) DNS
7 4 (14.29%) BPMN
7 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Graphic Design
7 4 (14.29%) InDesign
7 4 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling

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 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (21.43%) Photoshop
3 4 (14.29%) InDesign
4 1 (3.57%) InVision
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (3.57%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (3.57%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) DHCP
1 5 (17.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) JSUnit
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Designer
2 6 (21.43%) Digital Designer
3 5 (17.86%) Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) IT Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) IT Systems Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) UX Designer
5 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.71%) User Experience Researcher
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Digital UX Designer
6 2 (7.14%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (7.14%) User Experience Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) CSS
1 10 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.71%) DOM
3 3 (10.71%) Semantic HTML
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (3.57%) CSS3
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) Node.js
5 1 (3.57%) React
5 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 3 (10.71%) W3C
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Social Media
4 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
1 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.14%) Android
2 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 6 (21.43%) User Stories
3 6 (21.43%) Web Design
4 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) BDD
5 4 (14.29%) BPMN
5 4 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
5 4 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.71%) Prototyping
6 3 (10.71%) Usability Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Web Development
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Development
7 2 (7.14%) MVC
8 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
1 5 (17.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Adobe
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter
2 1 (3.57%) Xamarin