Period
to 27 January 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
South West > Somerset
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 45 62
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17 +29
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 29 54 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.40% 5.29% 4.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.00% 17.70% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 43
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £30,826 £25,625 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £83,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +42.86%

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 Somerset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 290 305 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 33.96% 29.87% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 240 191 275
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,851 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £73,750 £60,750
South West median annual salary £43,371 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.05% - +4.29%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Somerset

User Experience
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Somerset

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Somerset over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Somerset

User Experience
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 27 January 2020. 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
Taunton - 17 £35,000 - 6
Bath 0 9 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Weston-super-Mare +9 1 £55,000 +100.00%
Portishead - 1 £32,500 -
Glastonbury - 1 £52,500 -
User Experience
South West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
2 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 16 (55.17%) CSS
3 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (37.93%) .NET
5 10 (34.48%) Python
6 9 (31.03%) C#
6 9 (31.03%) User Stories
7 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
8 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
8 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
8 7 (24.14%) AWS
8 7 (24.14%) Axure RP
8 7 (24.14%) SQL
8 7 (24.14%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (24.14%) Wireframes
8 7 (24.14%) Prototyping
8 7 (24.14%) Figma
9 6 (20.69%) Java
9 6 (20.69%) Scrum
9 6 (20.69%) Finance
9 6 (20.69%) Azure
9 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
10 5 (17.24%) DevOps
11 4 (13.79%) Kubernetes
11 4 (13.79%) Technical Analysis
11 4 (13.79%) Docker
11 4 (13.79%) .NET Core
11 4 (13.79%) Geospatial Data
11 4 (13.79%) SpecFlow

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (10.34%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
2 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Figma
2 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) AWS
2 6 (20.69%) Azure
3 3 (10.34%) SaaS
4 2 (6.90%) PaaS
5 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.45%) GCP
5 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) Network Security
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Ignite
3 1 (3.45%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.45%) Redis
3 1 (3.45%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Axure RP
2 4 (13.79%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.45%) GitLab
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Public Sector
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Designer
2 7 (24.14%) Interaction Designer
3 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (10.34%) AWS Developer
6 3 (10.34%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Azure Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) CSS
1 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 11 (37.93%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Core
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (10.34%) Ajax
4 3 (10.34%) HTML5
4 3 (10.34%) Node.js
4 3 (10.34%) Sass
4 3 (10.34%) Vue.js
5 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) CSS3
6 1 (3.45%) Django
6 1 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Cloud Native
2 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) CentOS
2 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) User Stories
3 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
3 7 (24.14%) Prototyping
3 7 (24.14%) Wireframes
4 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
5 5 (17.24%) DevOps
6 4 (13.79%) Analytics
6 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (13.79%) MVC
6 4 (13.79%) OO
6 4 (13.79%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.34%) Deep Learning
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) Python
3 9 (31.03%) C#
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) Erlang
6 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) Go
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.45%) RHCE
4 1 (3.45%) RHCSA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Grafana
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Prometheus
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Terraform
2 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft