Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 81 108
Rank change year-on-year 0 +27 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 1129 1215 1269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.69% 3.50% 2.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.59% 9.08% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 920 1037 1102
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +1.20%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £24,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11774 13382 16979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.47% 38.60% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9667 11027 13781
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in the South East

User Experience
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for User Experience in the South East

User Experience
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Experience in the South East

User Experience
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -8 454 £47,500 - 46
Berkshire +11 227 £55,000 +10.00% 15
Surrey -2 225 £42,505 -5.54% 13
Hampshire +30 205 £45,000 +20.00% 11
East Sussex -3 129 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Buckinghamshire +5 118 £47,500 +5.56% 15
Oxfordshire -22 111 £42,500 -5.56% 16
West Sussex +14 66 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Kent -11 29 £32,500 -14.47% 3
Middlesex +27 21 £35,000 -41.67%
Home Counties +8 1 £47,500 -
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing User Experience also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 642 (56.86%) JavaScript
2 624 (55.27%) HTML
3 613 (54.30%) CSS
4 564 (49.96%) Agile Software Development
5 352 (31.18%) Front End Development
6 310 (27.46%) AngularJS
7 290 (25.69%) Web Development
8 229 (20.28%) Scrum
9 212 (18.78%) HTML5
10 206 (18.25%) jQuery
11 187 (16.56%) React
12 185 (16.39%) C#
13 180 (15.94%) Java
14 176 (15.59%) Node.js
15 173 (15.32%) .NET
16 172 (15.23%) Degree
17 164 (14.53%) Marketing
18 149 (13.20%) Software Engineering
18 149 (13.20%) Wireframes
19 147 (13.02%) Finance
20 146 (12.93%) CSS3
21 137 (12.13%) TDD
22 132 (11.69%) MVC
22 132 (11.69%) Sass
23 119 (10.54%) SQL
24 115 (10.19%) RESTful
25 110 (9.74%) Git (software)
25 110 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
26 108 (9.57%) ASP.NET
27 106 (9.39%) SDLC

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 51 (4.52%) CMS
2 24 (2.13%) WordPress
3 23 (2.04%) Apache
4 21 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (1.68%) SharePoint
6 17 (1.51%) Umbraco
7 15 (1.33%) IIS
8 12 (1.06%) Drupal
9 7 (0.62%) EPiServer
9 7 (0.62%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.53%) JBoss
10 6 (0.53%) WildFly
11 5 (0.44%) MS Project Server
11 5 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.35%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.35%) Sitefinity
13 3 (0.27%) SAS
13 3 (0.27%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.18%) MODX
Applications
1 92 (8.15%) Photoshop
2 61 (5.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 39 (3.45%) InVision
4 34 (3.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 15 (1.33%) Chatbot
6 14 (1.24%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
7 9 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (0.71%) InDesign
9 6 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
10 5 (0.44%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 4 (0.35%) UXPin
12 3 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.18%) GIMP
13 2 (0.18%) Moqups
14 1 (0.089%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.089%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.089%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.80%) SAP MM
2 8 (0.71%) Sage X3
3 6 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.53%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.44%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.44%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 2 (0.18%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.089%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.089%) Magento
6 1 (0.089%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.089%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.089%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 103 (9.12%) SaaS
2 63 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
3 60 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 48 (4.25%) GitHub
5 42 (3.72%) npm
6 26 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
7 22 (1.95%) Firebase
8 20 (1.77%) Office 365
9 19 (1.68%) Google Analytics
10 14 (1.24%) Adobe Analytics
10 14 (1.24%) IaaS
11 12 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 8 (0.71%) PaaS
13 5 (0.44%) Akamai
13 5 (0.44%) Serverless
14 4 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (0.35%) G Suite
14 4 (0.35%) Google Drive
14 4 (0.35%) Slack
15 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.59%) Internet
2 7 (0.62%) HTTP
3 6 (0.53%) DHCP
3 6 (0.53%) Firewall
3 6 (0.53%) Network Security
4 5 (0.44%) DNS
5 4 (0.35%) 4G
5 4 (0.35%) Intranet
5 4 (0.35%) Wireless
6 3 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (0.27%) SMS
6 3 (0.27%) VoIP
6 3 (0.27%) VoLTE
6 3 (0.27%) VoWiFi
7 2 (0.18%) LAN
7 2 (0.18%) Skype
7 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.18%) VLAN
7 2 (0.18%) WAN
7 2 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (7.44%) SQL Server
2 60 (5.31%) MySQL
3 31 (2.75%) NoSQL
4 28 (2.48%) Big Data
5 27 (2.39%) SQLite
6 26 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (2.04%) Relational Database
8 19 (1.68%) MongoDB
9 17 (1.51%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (0.97%) Oracle Database
12 9 (0.80%) MariaDB
13 8 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (0.71%) Redis
14 7 (0.62%) Power BI
15 5 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (0.44%) SAP HANA
16 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
17 3 (0.27%) Data Mining
17 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 110 (9.74%) Git (software)
2 64 (5.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 58 (5.14%) Axure RP
4 56 (4.96%) gulp
5 35 (3.10%) Bitbucket
6 34 (3.01%) Selenium
7 32 (2.83%) JIRA
8 31 (2.75%) Jasmine
9 30 (2.66%) Jenkins
10 25 (2.21%) Grunt
11 23 (2.04%) Bower
12 22 (1.95%) PostCSS
13 21 (1.86%) Visual Studio
14 16 (1.42%) SpecFlow
15 14 (1.24%) Karma Test Runner
15 14 (1.24%) Subversion
15 14 (1.24%) webpack
16 13 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (1.06%) Protractor
18 11 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 164 (14.53%) Marketing
2 147 (13.02%) Finance
3 68 (6.02%) Retail
4 66 (5.85%) Telecoms
5 45 (3.99%) Manufacturing
6 33 (2.92%) Electronics
7 31 (2.75%) Games
8 21 (1.86%) Advertising
9 17 (1.51%) Automotive
10 16 (1.42%) Banking
11 14 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.80%) Multimedia
13 8 (0.71%) Law
14 6 (0.53%) Legal
15 5 (0.44%) Swedish Language
16 4 (0.35%) Publishing
17 3 (0.27%) Billing
18 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
18 2 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 618 (54.74%) Developer
2 280 (24.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 179 (15.85%) Designer
4 139 (12.31%) UX Designer
5 125 (11.07%) JavaScript Developer
6 97 (8.59%) Senior Developer
7 94 (8.33%) Web Developer
8 71 (6.29%) UI Designer
9 65 (5.76%) UI Developer
10 64 (5.67%) HTML Developer
11 60 (5.31%) Software Engineer
12 59 (5.23%) UI/UX Designer
13 54 (4.78%) Analyst
13 54 (4.78%) UX Developer
14 49 (4.34%) Junior
15 47 (4.16%) Angular Developer
16 46 (4.07%) Java Developer
17 45 (3.99%) HTML CSS Developer
18 43 (3.81%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 41 (3.63%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 624 (55.27%) HTML
2 613 (54.30%) CSS
3 310 (27.46%) AngularJS
4 212 (18.78%) HTML5
5 206 (18.25%) jQuery
6 187 (16.56%) React
7 176 (15.59%) Node.js
8 173 (15.32%) .NET
9 146 (12.93%) CSS3
10 132 (11.69%) Sass
11 115 (10.19%) RESTful
12 108 (9.57%) ASP.NET
13 104 (9.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 68 (6.02%) REST
15 64 (5.67%) Ajax
16 63 (5.58%) JSON
16 63 (5.58%) Web Services
17 62 (5.49%) LESS
18 53 (4.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
19 49 (4.34%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 77 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (5.58%) Mobile App
3 59 (5.23%) Computer Science
4 51 (4.52%) Greenfield Project
5 24 (2.13%) Graphic Design
6 18 (1.59%) Social Media
7 17 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (1.51%) Fintech
8 14 (1.24%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.06%) Digital Media
10 11 (0.97%) Algorithms
10 11 (0.97%) Smartphone
11 8 (0.71%) Internet of Things
11 8 (0.71%) iPad
12 7 (0.62%) CMDB
12 7 (0.62%) NHS
13 6 (0.53%) Blog
13 6 (0.53%) Minimum Viable Product
13 6 (0.53%) PlayStation
14 5 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 93 (8.24%) Linux
2 59 (5.23%) Windows
3 50 (4.43%) Android
4 28 (2.48%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (0.35%) Unix
6 4 (0.35%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.35%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.27%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.089%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 564 (49.96%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (31.18%) Front End Development
3 290 (25.69%) Web Development
4 229 (20.28%) Scrum
5 149 (13.20%) Software Engineering
5 149 (13.20%) Wireframes
6 137 (12.13%) TDD
7 132 (11.69%) MVC
8 110 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
9 106 (9.39%) SDLC
10 89 (7.88%) E-Commerce
11 88 (7.79%) BDD
12 73 (6.47%) Analytics
13 72 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
14 69 (6.11%) Mentoring
15 66 (5.85%) Prototyping
15 66 (5.85%) Responsive Web Design
16 65 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
17 61 (5.40%) DevOps
18 60 (5.31%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 642 (56.86%) JavaScript
2 185 (16.39%) C#
3 180 (15.94%) Java
4 119 (10.54%) SQL
5 99 (8.77%) Python
6 92 (8.15%) PHP
7 54 (4.78%) Ruby
8 41 (3.63%) C++
9 28 (2.48%) ECMAScript
10 27 (2.39%) TypeScript
11 25 (2.21%) ES6
12 23 (2.04%) Perl
13 21 (1.86%) Bash Shell
13 21 (1.86%) C
14 20 (1.77%) T-SQL
15 13 (1.15%) PowerShell
16 10 (0.89%) Scala
17 7 (0.62%) Go
18 5 (0.44%) Tcl
19 4 (0.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 172 (15.23%) Degree
2 32 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.06%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.27%) CCIE
6 3 (0.27%) CCNP
6 3 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.18%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.18%) ISEB
7 2 (0.18%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.089%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.089%) CBAP
8 1 (0.089%) CIMA
8 1 (0.089%) IIBA
8 1 (0.089%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.089%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.089%) MCP
8 1 (0.089%) MCSE
8 1 (0.089%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.48%) QA
2 12 (1.06%) WCAG
3 9 (0.80%) GxP
3 9 (0.80%) SLA
4 7 (0.62%) COBIT
4 7 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.18%) WAI
6 1 (0.089%) IFRS
6 1 (0.089%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.089%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (1.51%) Docker
2 12 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.89%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.18%) DFS Replication
4 2 (0.18%) vSphere
5 1 (0.089%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.089%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.089%) XenApp
5 1 (0.089%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (0.62%) Ansible
1 7 (0.62%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (0.27%) Puppet
3 2 (0.18%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.18%) Terraform
3 2 (0.18%) WSUS
4 1 (0.089%) Plesk
4 1 (0.089%) SCCM
4 1 (0.089%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 93 (8.24%) Adobe
2 50 (4.43%) Microsoft
3 46 (4.07%) Oracle
4 42 (3.72%) SAP
5 36 (3.19%) Google
6 17 (1.51%) ArcSight
6 17 (1.51%) Hortonworks
6 17 (1.51%) HP
6 17 (1.51%) Jaspersoft
7 14 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (1.15%) Sage
9 12 (1.06%) Sophos
9 12 (1.06%) VMware
10 11 (0.97%) Xamarin
11 9 (0.80%) Sencha
11 9 (0.80%) Twitter
12 7 (0.62%) Apple
12 7 (0.62%) CheckPoint
12 7 (0.62%) Facebook
12 7 (0.62%) Red Hat