Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 43 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11 +2
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 39 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.82% 5.32% 3.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.22% 11.01% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 12
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +10.24% +5.83%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,250 £68,625
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 295 227 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 51.57% 48.30% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 192 130 83
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,375 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,375 £57,750 £62,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Northern Ireland

User Experience
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Northern Ireland

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 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
County Antrim +5 34 £37,500 +7.14% 6
User Experience
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 33 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 24 (61.54%) AngularJS
3 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (53.85%) HTML
5 18 (46.15%) CSS
6 16 (41.03%) Python
7 14 (35.90%) Software Engineering
7 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
8 12 (30.77%) Web Development
9 11 (28.21%) Node.js
10 10 (25.64%) React
10 10 (25.64%) Front End Development
10 10 (25.64%) Degree
10 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (23.08%) Mobile App
11 9 (23.08%) Sass
11 9 (23.08%) RESTful
12 8 (20.51%) Analytics
12 8 (20.51%) Data Analytics
13 7 (17.95%) OO
13 7 (17.95%) Java
13 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (17.95%) webpack
13 7 (17.95%) Microservices
14 6 (15.38%) Web Application Development
14 6 (15.38%) C#
14 6 (15.38%) Photoshop
14 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
14 6 (15.38%) jQuery
15 5 (12.82%) Java EE

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 (2.56%) EPiServer
1 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.56%) SaaS
4 1 (2.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
1 5 (12.82%) MySQL
1 5 (12.82%) Neo4j
1 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
1 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.95%) webpack
3 5 (12.82%) Eclipse
3 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.82%) JUnit
3 5 (12.82%) Mockito
4 1 (2.56%) gulp
General
1 4 (10.26%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (28.21%) Python Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Software Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Applications Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Web Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Django Developer
7 5 (12.82%) HTML Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Java Applications Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Java Web Applications Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Java Web Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Python/Django Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (7.69%) C# Application Developer
8 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) AngularJS
2 21 (53.85%) HTML
3 18 (46.15%) CSS
4 11 (28.21%) Node.js
5 10 (25.64%) React
6 9 (23.08%) RESTful
6 9 (23.08%) Sass
7 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (15.38%) jQuery
9 5 (12.82%) .NET
9 5 (12.82%) Angular 2
9 5 (12.82%) CSS3
9 5 (12.82%) Django
9 5 (12.82%) Hibernate
9 5 (12.82%) HTML5
9 5 (12.82%) Java EE
9 5 (12.82%) JPA
9 5 (12.82%) Spring
9 5 (12.82%) Spring Boot
10 3 (7.69%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.69%) Industrial Internet of Things
2 3 (7.69%) Internet of Things
3 2 (5.13%) Cloud Native
3 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
1 5 (12.82%) Unix
2 3 (7.69%) Android
2 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.90%) Software Engineering
3 12 (30.77%) Web Development
4 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (25.64%) Front End Development
5 8 (20.51%) Analytics
5 8 (20.51%) Data Analytics
6 7 (17.95%) Microservices
6 7 (17.95%) OO
7 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
7 6 (15.38%) Web Application Development
8 5 (12.82%) Component Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Functional Programming
8 5 (12.82%) Functional Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.82%) OOP
8 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
8 5 (12.82%) Scrum
8 5 (12.82%) TDD
9 4 (10.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 16 (41.03%) Python
3 7 (17.95%) Java
4 6 (15.38%) C#
5 5 (12.82%) Java 8
5 5 (12.82%) Perl
5 5 (12.82%) Ruby
6 3 (7.69%) ES6
7 2 (5.13%) SQL
8 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Firmware
2 2 (5.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Google
2 1 (2.56%) IBM
2 1 (2.56%) Lagan
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle