Period
to 23 August 2019

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 23 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 45 40
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 14 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.33% 3.01% 5.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.01% 6.78% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 15
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £28,625 £27,650
90th Percentile £48,750 £48,425 £48,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 233 177 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 38.70% 44.36% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 132 124 119
Northern Ireland median annual salary £41,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.21% +1.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £23,000 £20,500 £25,100
90th Percentile £69,881 £68,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% -

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 23 August 2019.

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 23 August 2019. 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 -13 14 £37,500 - 5
User Experience
UK

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, 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 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 10 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) Analytics
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) React
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
6 4 (28.57%) .NET Core
6 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 4 (28.57%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) REST
7 3 (21.43%) Big Data
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) Azure
7 3 (21.43%) AWS
7 3 (21.43%) Front End Development

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 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Functions
2 2 (14.29%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (14.29%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) JSUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Moq
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Angular Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) React
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Core
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) REST
5 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) React Native
6 2 (14.29%) RequireJS
6 2 (14.29%) Swagger
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
7 1 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Cloud Native
3 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
5 3 (21.43%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) B2B
6 2 (14.29%) B2C
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Sprint Planning
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Microservices
7 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
7 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Go
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft