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

UX
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 53 75
Rank change year-on-year +4 +22 -1
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 59 47 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.66% 4.23% 2.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.11% 9.13% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 52 40 14
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% -
10th Percentile £31,825 £26,200 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,375 £41,375
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -1.32% +8.57%

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 418 515 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 32.99% 46.35% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 321 404 333
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,575 £21,150
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -3 39 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Corby -15 3 - -
Kettering -3 1 £35,000 -30.00%
User Experience
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (49.15%) Finance
3 26 (44.07%) Wireframes
4 25 (42.37%) JavaScript
5 23 (38.98%) HTML
6 21 (35.59%) CSS
7 19 (32.20%) Adobe
8 17 (28.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (28.81%) Axure RP
9 16 (27.12%) Banking
10 14 (23.73%) Apple iOS
10 14 (23.73%) Android
11 13 (22.03%) Ethnography
11 13 (22.03%) Ethnographic Research
12 12 (20.34%) Guerrilla Testing
12 12 (20.34%) Usability Testing
12 12 (20.34%) User Stories
13 11 (18.64%) Prototyping
14 10 (16.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 10 (16.95%) Marketing
14 10 (16.95%) Benchmarking
15 9 (15.25%) Task Model
15 9 (15.25%) UserZoom
16 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (11.86%) Translating Business Requirements
17 7 (11.86%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
17 7 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
17 7 (11.86%) B2B
18 6 (10.17%) Dreamweaver
18 6 (10.17%) Photoshop

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 3 (5.08%) Apache
1 3 (5.08%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) UserZoom
2 6 (10.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (10.17%) Photoshop
3 5 (8.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (8.47%) InVision
4 2 (3.39%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.69%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (5.08%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) FTP
2 1 (1.69%) SAN
2 1 (1.69%) SMS
2 1 (1.69%) SSL
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.69%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (28.81%) Axure RP
2 6 (10.17%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (5.08%) JIRA
3 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 29 (49.15%) Finance
2 16 (27.12%) Banking
3 10 (16.95%) Marketing
4 4 (6.78%) Retail
5 3 (5.08%) Electronics
6 2 (3.39%) Legal
7 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Designer
2 20 (33.90%) UX Designer
3 14 (23.73%) User Experience Researcher
4 6 (10.17%) Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Copywriter
5 4 (6.78%) Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Customer Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Designer
6 3 (5.08%) Senior UX Designer
7 2 (3.39%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior User Experience Researcher
7 2 (3.39%) User Researcher
7 2 (3.39%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) HTML
2 21 (35.59%) CSS
3 4 (6.78%) jQuery
4 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.69%) CakePHP
5 1 (1.69%) CSS3
5 1 (1.69%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.69%) HTML5
5 1 (1.69%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (1.69%) Laravel
5 1 (1.69%) NumPy
5 1 (1.69%) Pandas
5 1 (1.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Fintech
2 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Android
1 14 (23.73%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.78%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.07%) Wireframes
3 17 (28.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (22.03%) Ethnographic Research
4 13 (22.03%) Ethnography
5 12 (20.34%) Guerrilla Testing
5 12 (20.34%) Usability Testing
5 12 (20.34%) User Stories
6 11 (18.64%) Prototyping
7 10 (16.95%) Benchmarking
7 10 (16.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 9 (15.25%) Task Model
9 7 (11.86%) B2B
9 7 (11.86%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 7 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (11.86%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (10.17%) Strategic Thinking
11 5 (8.47%) Analytics
11 5 (8.47%) Front End Development
11 5 (8.47%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.47%) SQL
3 4 (6.78%) PHP
4 3 (5.08%) C#
4 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.69%) Python
5 1 (1.69%) R
5 1 (1.69%) Ruby
5 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) BC Cleared
2 4 (6.78%) DBS Check
2 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.69%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Kibana
1 1 (1.69%) logstash
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) Adobe
2 3 (5.08%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.69%) Citrix
4 1 (1.69%) Google
4 1 (1.69%) Monetate
4 1 (1.69%) NetApp
4 1 (1.69%) Splunk
4 1 (1.69%) Twitter
4 1 (1.69%) VMware