Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 63 94
Rank change year-on-year +14 +31 -23
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 54 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.30% 4.26% 1.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.00% 14.32% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 21
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,625 £24,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £65,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% -12.50%

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 300 370 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 29.47% 29.77% 29.34%
Number of salaries quoted 189 305 282
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,851 £24,250 £25,125
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 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
Weston-super-Mare - 21 £27,500 - 2
Bath +3 20 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Yeovil -15 1 £45,000 -
User Experience
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Somerset region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 35 (64.81%) Apple Swift
2 34 (62.96%) Mentoring
2 34 (62.96%) Coaching
3 33 (61.11%) Open Source
3 33 (61.11%) Apple iOS
3 33 (61.11%) API Design
3 33 (61.11%) Chatbot
3 33 (61.11%) Conversational UI
3 33 (61.11%) E-Commerce
3 33 (61.11%) Unit Testing
3 33 (61.11%) Android
4 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.96%) Degree
6 7 (12.96%) CSS
6 7 (12.96%) HTML
7 6 (11.11%) C
8 5 (9.26%) Web Development
8 5 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
9 4 (7.41%) Web Application Development
9 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (7.41%) Sass
9 4 (7.41%) Wireframes
9 4 (7.41%) Front End Development
9 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
9 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.41%) MVC
9 4 (7.41%) C#
9 4 (7.41%) .NET

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 (5.56%) WordPress
2 2 (3.70%) Drupal
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 33 (61.11%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Grunt
2 2 (3.70%) gulp
3 1 (1.85%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) PostCSS
General
1 2 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (14.81%) Developer
2 5 (9.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
3 4 (7.41%) Junior
4 3 (5.56%) Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Designer
4 3 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Junior Business Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) UX Designer
5 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
5 2 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Head of Delivery
6 1 (1.85%) Creative Graphic Designer
6 1 (1.85%) Development Director
6 1 (1.85%) Digital Product Owner
6 1 (1.85%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (1.85%) Junior UX Designer
6 1 (1.85%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) CSS
1 7 (12.96%) HTML
2 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.41%) .NET
3 4 (7.41%) Sass
4 3 (5.56%) .NET Core
4 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.56%) React
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.70%) CSS3
5 2 (3.70%) Node.js
6 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.85%) D3.js
6 1 (1.85%) HTML5
6 1 (1.85%) LESS
6 1 (1.85%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (1.85%) SVG
6 1 (1.85%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) Graphic Design
2 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (61.11%) Android
1 33 (61.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) Coaching
1 34 (62.96%) Mentoring
2 33 (61.11%) API Design
2 33 (61.11%) Conversational UI
2 33 (61.11%) E-Commerce
2 33 (61.11%) Open Source
2 33 (61.11%) Unit Testing
3 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (9.26%) Web Development
5 4 (7.41%) Front End Development
5 4 (7.41%) MVC
5 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.41%) Web Application Development
5 4 (7.41%) Wireframes
6 3 (5.56%) Project Management
6 3 (5.56%) Scrum
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Leadership
7 2 (3.70%) Decision-Making
7 2 (3.70%) Interaction Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (64.81%) Apple Swift
2 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.11%) C
4 4 (7.41%) C#
5 3 (5.56%) PHP
6 2 (3.70%) ES6
6 2 (3.70%) Java
6 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (1.85%) Civica
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft