Period
to 19 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 69 67
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 46 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.02% 1.94% 3.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.34% 6.14% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 42 13 25
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,550 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £55,750 £62,500
North East median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 445 293 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 38.86% 31.64% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 354 260 294
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,527 £60,000 £62,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Tyne and Wear

User Experience
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Tyne and Wear

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Tyne and Wear

User Experience
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 42 £36,250 +3.57% 21
Sunderland +1 3 £35,000 -33.33% 4
Gateshead - 1 £22,500 -
User Experience
North East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) User Stories
3 17 (36.96%) SDLC
4 15 (32.61%) QA
4 15 (32.61%) Product Management
5 11 (23.91%) HTML
6 10 (21.74%) CSS
7 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
7 9 (19.57%) Web Development
7 9 (19.57%) HTML5
7 9 (19.57%) Front End Development
7 9 (19.57%) Wireframes
8 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
9 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
9 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
9 7 (15.22%) Customer-Centricity
10 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (13.04%) Sass
11 5 (10.87%) TDD
11 5 (10.87%) Prototyping
11 5 (10.87%) React
12 4 (8.70%) DevOps
12 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
12 4 (8.70%) Coaching
12 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (8.70%) gulp
12 4 (8.70%) GDPR
12 4 (8.70%) Scrum
12 4 (8.70%) Finance

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (2.17%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) Drupal
1 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.35%) InVision
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.17%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.17%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) GitHub
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.17%) npm
2 1 (2.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.17%) QlikView
2 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) gulp
3 3 (6.52%) Axure RP
4 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.35%) Grunt
4 2 (4.35%) Subversion
4 2 (4.35%) Vagrant
4 2 (4.35%) webpack
5 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Advertising
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Analyst
2 17 (36.96%) Business Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (10.87%) Designer
6 4 (8.70%) UX Designer
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Digital Business Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Digital Transformation
8 2 (4.35%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) iOS Developer
8 2 (4.35%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.35%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Transformation Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) HTML
2 10 (21.74%) CSS
3 9 (19.57%) HTML5
4 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.04%) Sass
6 5 (10.87%) React
7 4 (8.70%) Node.js
7 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (6.52%) CSS3
8 3 (6.52%) jQuery
8 3 (6.52%) RESTful
8 3 (6.52%) Vue.js
9 2 (4.35%) Angular 2
9 2 (4.35%) Laravel
9 2 (4.35%) LESS
9 2 (4.35%) XML
9 2 (4.35%) XSLT
10 1 (2.17%) JSON
10 1 (2.17%) Kafka
10 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.35%) Social Media
4 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.17%) Podcast
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) User Stories
3 17 (36.96%) SDLC
4 15 (32.61%) Product Management
5 9 (19.57%) Front End Development
5 9 (19.57%) Web Development
5 9 (19.57%) Wireframes
6 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 7 (15.22%) Customer-Centricity
7 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (10.87%) Prototyping
9 5 (10.87%) TDD
10 4 (8.70%) Coaching
10 4 (8.70%) DevOps
10 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.70%) Scrum
10 4 (8.70%) UX Design
11 3 (6.52%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 3 (6.52%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.70%) Java
3 3 (6.52%) PHP
3 3 (6.52%) TypeScript
4 2 (4.35%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.17%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby
5 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (32.61%) QA
2 4 (8.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Apple
2 1 (2.17%) Adaptive Insights
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe
2 1 (2.17%) Birst
2 1 (2.17%) Facebook
2 1 (2.17%) SAP
2 1 (2.17%) Twitter
2 1 (2.17%) Workday