Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 32 32
Rank change year-on-year -12 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 11 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.78% 6.30% 4.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.70% 12.75% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 13
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,600 £50,000 £74,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 193 204 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 48.86% 49.39% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 127 139 107
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,950 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £58,500
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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -18 10 £37,500 +7.14% 6
County Armagh - 1 £45,000 -
User Experience
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Web Development
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
6 3 (27.27%) React
6 3 (27.27%) Sass
6 3 (27.27%) Analytics
6 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) IBM
7 2 (18.18%) Legal
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) HNC
7 2 (18.18%) HND
7 2 (18.18%) Python
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
7 2 (18.18%) EPiServer
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
7 2 (18.18%) Django

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 2 (18.18%) EPiServer
1 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) nopCommerce
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) gulp
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (18.18%) Django Developer
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Python Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Python/Django Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) React
2 3 (27.27%) Sass
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) Django
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) JSP
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) Swagger
4 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Native
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Web Development
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
6 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) User Stories
7 1 (9.09%) Content Management
7 1 (9.09%) CRM
7 1 (9.09%) Document Management
7 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) OO
7 1 (9.09%) OOD
7 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) HNC
1 2 (18.18%) HND
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Google
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Nintex
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com