Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 66 66
Rank change year-on-year +25 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 52 14 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 5.69% 1.85% 3.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.46% 4.02% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 45 17 56
Northampton median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +26.67% -31.82%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,200 £24,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +26.67% -31.82%

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 316 348 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 34.57% 45.91% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 242 293 293
Northampton median annual salary £42,555 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.39% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £24,200
90th Percentile £66,000 £57,500 £57,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

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 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 38 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (36.54%) User Stories
2 19 (36.54%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (32.69%) Business Process Modelling
3 17 (32.69%) BDD
3 17 (32.69%) Translating Business Requirements
3 17 (32.69%) Waterfall
3 17 (32.69%) Systems Analysis
3 17 (32.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (32.69%) BPMN
4 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 15 (28.85%) Finance
5 15 (28.85%) Wireframes
6 13 (25.00%) CSS
6 13 (25.00%) HTML
6 13 (25.00%) Adobe
7 10 (19.23%) Banking
8 8 (15.38%) Axure RP
8 8 (15.38%) Front End Development
9 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.46%) Web Development
9 7 (13.46%) PHP
9 7 (13.46%) C#
10 6 (11.54%) Photoshop
10 6 (11.54%) SQL
10 6 (11.54%) T-SQL
10 6 (11.54%) Linux
10 6 (11.54%) Apache
10 6 (11.54%) MVC
10 6 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.54%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) Marvel
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (11.54%) Photoshop
2 4 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (5.77%) InVision
4 2 (3.85%) UserZoom
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (1.92%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.92%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) SaaS
2 5 (9.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) DHCP
1 4 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Axure RP
2 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.62%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Marketing
4 3 (5.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Analyst
1 17 (32.69%) Business Systems Analyst
1 17 (32.69%) Designer
1 17 (32.69%) Systems Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) UX Designer
3 7 (13.46%) Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) IT Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) IT Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Designer
5 4 (7.69%) Senior UX Designer
5 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) User Experience Researcher
6 3 (5.77%) UI Designer
6 3 (5.77%) UI/UX Designer
7 2 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) CSS
1 13 (25.00%) HTML
2 6 (11.54%) jQuery
3 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (1.92%) CSS3
5 1 (1.92%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Android
2 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (36.54%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (36.54%) User Stories
3 17 (32.69%) BDD
3 17 (32.69%) BPMN
3 17 (32.69%) Business Process Modelling
3 17 (32.69%) Systems Analysis
3 17 (32.69%) Translating Business Requirements
3 17 (32.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (32.69%) Waterfall
4 15 (28.85%) Wireframes
5 8 (15.38%) Front End Development
6 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (13.46%) Web Development
7 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.54%) MVC
7 6 (11.54%) Prototyping
7 6 (11.54%) Strategic Thinking
8 4 (7.69%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 7 (13.46%) C#
2 7 (13.46%) PHP
3 6 (11.54%) SQL
3 6 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) BC Cleared
1 5 (9.62%) DBS Check
1 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
1 4 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Adobe
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) CA Agile Central