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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 72 49 47
Rank change year-on-year -23 -2 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 30 43 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.50% 6.39% 2.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.96% 14.48% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 1
10th Percentile £35,016 £27,500 -
25th Percentile £37,085 £31,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +35.71% -26.32% +26.67%
75th Percentile £63,125 £43,438 £56,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £47,500 -
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

User Experience is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 377 297 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 43.94% 44.13% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 149 180 33
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £28,350
25th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% +17.65%
75th Percentile £63,750 £77,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 -
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing User Experience as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Northern Ireland

User Experience
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing User Experience in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for User Experience in Northern Ireland

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Experience in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Northern Ireland

User Experience
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
County Antrim -19 25 £45,250 +29.29% 5
User Experience
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 19 (63.33%) UX Design
2 18 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 17 (56.67%) Java
3 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (56.67%) AngularJS
3 17 (56.67%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (56.67%) Social Skills
4 16 (53.33%) React
4 16 (53.33%) Web Development
5 14 (46.67%) OO
6 13 (43.33%) Micro Focus
6 13 (43.33%) Data Protection
6 13 (43.33%) Migration
6 13 (43.33%) Maven
6 13 (43.33%) Data Privacy
6 13 (43.33%) Functional Programming
6 13 (43.33%) Microservices
6 13 (43.33%) Kubernetes
6 13 (43.33%) TypeScript
6 13 (43.33%) Docker
6 13 (43.33%) AWS
6 13 (43.33%) Customer-Centricity
6 13 (43.33%) GitHub
6 13 (43.33%) Figma
7 5 (16.67%) Finance
7 5 (16.67%) SOLID
8 4 (13.33%) Kotlin
8 4 (13.33%) Gradle
8 4 (13.33%) Performance Improvement
8 4 (13.33%) User Stories

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) Moodle
1 1 (3.33%) Totara
1 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) AWS
1 13 (43.33%) Figma
1 13 (43.33%) GitHub
2 2 (6.67%) npm
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
1 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Maven
2 4 (13.33%) Android Studio
2 4 (13.33%) Gradle
3 1 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 17 (56.67%) Social Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Software Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Android Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Designer
4 3 (10.00%) UI Designer
4 3 (10.00%) UI/UX Designer
4 3 (10.00%) UX Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) AngularJS
2 16 (53.33%) React
3 4 (13.33%) Android SDK
3 4 (13.33%) CSS
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 3 (10.00%) Node.js
4 3 (10.00%) Vue.js
4 3 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) .NET
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Core
5 1 (3.33%) CSS3
5 1 (3.33%) HTML5
5 1 (3.33%) LAMP
5 1 (3.33%) REST
5 1 (3.33%) SOAP
5 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Housing Association
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) UX Design
2 18 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (53.33%) Web Development
4 14 (46.67%) OO
5 13 (43.33%) Customer-Centricity
5 13 (43.33%) Data Privacy
5 13 (43.33%) Data Protection
5 13 (43.33%) Functional Programming
5 13 (43.33%) Microservices
5 13 (43.33%) Migration
6 5 (16.67%) SOLID
7 4 (13.33%) Android Development
7 4 (13.33%) ERP
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) User Stories
8 3 (10.00%) Agile
8 3 (10.00%) Data Management
8 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Java
1 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (43.33%) TypeScript
3 4 (13.33%) Kotlin
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Micro Focus
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe
4 1 (3.33%) VMware