Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 53 76
Rank change year-on-year +4 +23 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 42 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 4.67% 3.85% 1.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.00% 7.80% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 13
Northampton median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,400 £33,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £59,750 £43,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -9.09%

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 300 372 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 33.37% 49.40% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 208 284 241
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,550 £26,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £67,825 £58,750 £57,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -10.00%

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northampton region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 18 (42.86%) Finance
4 17 (40.48%) Wireframes
5 16 (38.10%) HTML
6 15 (35.71%) CSS
6 15 (35.71%) Adobe
7 13 (30.95%) User Stories
8 11 (26.19%) Axure RP
8 11 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (26.19%) Banking
9 9 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (21.43%) BPMN
9 9 (21.43%) Business Process Modelling
9 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
9 9 (21.43%) BDD
9 9 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
10 8 (19.05%) Apple iOS
10 8 (19.05%) Prototyping
10 8 (19.05%) Android
10 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (16.67%) Web Development
11 7 (16.67%) SQL
11 7 (16.67%) Front End Development
12 6 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 6 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
12 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
12 6 (14.29%) SaaS
12 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

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 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 5 (11.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (9.52%) InVision
4 3 (7.14%) UserZoom
5 1 (2.38%) Fireworks
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 6 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) FTP
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
1 1 (2.38%) SMS
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Axure RP
2 6 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
2 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Designer
2 15 (35.71%) UX Designer
3 10 (23.81%) Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) Business Systems Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 5 (11.90%) User Experience Researcher
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Designer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior UX Designer
8 2 (4.76%) UI Designer
8 2 (4.76%) UI/UX Designer
8 2 (4.76%) Visual Designer
9 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) IT Support Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) HTML
2 15 (35.71%) CSS
3 6 (14.29%) jQuery
4 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.38%) CSS3
5 1 (2.38%) HTML5
5 1 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.76%) Fintech
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Android
1 8 (19.05%) Apple iOS
2 6 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Wireframes
3 13 (30.95%) User Stories
4 11 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (21.43%) BDD
5 9 (21.43%) BPMN
5 9 (21.43%) Business Process Modelling
5 9 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
5 9 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
5 9 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 8 (19.05%) Prototyping
6 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 7 (16.67%) Web Development
8 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 6 (14.29%) MVC
8 6 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
9 5 (11.90%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 5 (11.90%) Task Model
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) C#
3 6 (14.29%) PHP
3 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) BC Cleared
1 5 (11.90%) DBS Check
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Adobe
2 2 (4.76%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) NetApp
3 1 (2.38%) VMware