Period
to 17 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 81 55
Rank change year-on-year +32 -26 +22
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 73 18 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.07% 1.59% 3.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.48% 3.51% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 61 19 52
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -13.51%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,350 £24,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £60,750
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -9.38% +6.67%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 443 513 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 30.76% 45.24% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 334 427 398
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,800 £22,340 £21,495
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £58,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -1.25%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Northamptonshire

User Experience
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Northamptonshire

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Northamptonshire

User Experience
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +29 53 £35,000 -26.32% 5
Corby - 2 - - 1
Kettering -4 1 £35,000 -30.00% 1
User Experience
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 47 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.62%) Finance
3 24 (32.88%) Wireframes
4 22 (30.14%) User Stories
4 22 (30.14%) HTML
5 21 (28.77%) JavaScript
5 21 (28.77%) CSS
6 19 (26.03%) Translating Business Requirements
6 19 (26.03%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (24.66%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (23.29%) BPMN
8 17 (23.29%) Systems Analysis
8 17 (23.29%) Waterfall
8 17 (23.29%) BDD
8 17 (23.29%) Adobe
8 17 (23.29%) Business Process Modelling
9 14 (19.18%) Banking
10 13 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (16.44%) Marketing
12 11 (15.07%) Usability Testing
12 11 (15.07%) Axure RP
12 11 (15.07%) Front End Development
13 10 (13.70%) Ethnography
13 10 (13.70%) Ethnographic Research
13 10 (13.70%) Prototyping
14 9 (12.33%) Guerrilla Testing
14 9 (12.33%) Degree
15 8 (10.96%) Android
15 8 (10.96%) Apple iOS
15 8 (10.96%) Mobile App

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (8.22%) Apache
2 2 (2.74%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) Confluence
3 1 (1.37%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) Marvel
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (9.59%) Photoshop
1 7 (9.59%) UserZoom
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (5.48%) InVision
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.37%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.37%) InDesign
4 1 (1.37%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) SaaS
2 5 (6.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) DHCP
1 4 (5.48%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) FTP
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) SAN
2 1 (1.37%) SMS
2 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Axure RP
2 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.85%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.74%) JIRA
5 1 (1.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 26 (35.62%) Finance
2 14 (19.18%) Banking
3 12 (16.44%) Marketing
4 4 (5.48%) Retail
5 2 (2.74%) Electronics
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Designer
2 19 (26.03%) Analyst
3 18 (24.66%) UX Designer
4 17 (23.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 17 (23.29%) Systems Analyst
5 11 (15.07%) User Experience Researcher
6 8 (10.96%) Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Designer
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 6 (8.22%) UI Designer
8 4 (5.48%) Administrator
8 4 (5.48%) IT Administrator
8 4 (5.48%) IT Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.48%) Senior UX Designer
8 4 (5.48%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.48%) UI/UX Designer
8 4 (5.48%) Visual Designer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.14%) HTML
2 21 (28.77%) CSS
3 7 (9.59%) jQuery
4 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (5.48%) HTML5
6 2 (2.74%) CSS3
7 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.37%) Node.js
7 1 (1.37%) Sass
7 1 (1.37%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Android
1 8 (10.96%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.22%) Linux
3 5 (6.85%) Windows
3 5 (6.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.88%) Wireframes
3 22 (30.14%) User Stories
4 19 (26.03%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (26.03%) Translating Business Requirements
5 18 (24.66%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (23.29%) BDD
6 17 (23.29%) BPMN
6 17 (23.29%) Business Process Modelling
6 17 (23.29%) Systems Analysis
6 17 (23.29%) Waterfall
7 13 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (15.07%) Front End Development
8 11 (15.07%) Usability Testing
9 10 (13.70%) Ethnographic Research
9 10 (13.70%) Ethnography
9 10 (13.70%) Prototyping
10 9 (12.33%) Guerrilla Testing
11 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
12 7 (9.59%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) JavaScript
2 7 (9.59%) C#
2 7 (9.59%) PHP
2 7 (9.59%) SQL
3 6 (8.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) BC Cleared
2 5 (6.85%) DBS Check
2 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.37%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.37%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) SCCM
1 4 (5.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) Adobe
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.74%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.37%) Citrix
4 1 (1.37%) Google
4 1 (1.37%) Monetate
4 1 (1.37%) NetApp
4 1 (1.37%) Twitter
4 1 (1.37%) VMware