Period
to 19 February 2019

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

UX
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 79 39
Rank change year-on-year +20 -40 +16
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 43 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.93% 2.46% 5.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.98% 8.25% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 49
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +29.63% -22.86%
10th Percentile £26,400 £24,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £75,703 £55,000 £46,000
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +27.27% -19.12%

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 431 388 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 39.43% 29.87% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 365 338 266
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £43,653 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,050 £26,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,312 £60,000 £58,750
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.11%

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 February 2019.

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 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +14 41 £37,500 - 14
Sunderland 0 1 £35,000 -
Hebburn - 1 £26,500 - 1
User Experience
North East

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

1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) Web Development
3 10 (23.26%) CSS
3 10 (23.26%) HTML
4 9 (20.93%) Java
4 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (18.60%) Front End Development
5 8 (18.60%) Wireframes
5 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
6 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (16.28%) Scrum
6 7 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (16.28%) User Stories
6 7 (16.28%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.95%) SDLC
7 6 (13.95%) Prototyping
7 6 (13.95%) Analytical Mindset
7 6 (13.95%) WebDriver
7 6 (13.95%) System Testing
7 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
7 6 (13.95%) Product Management
7 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
7 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (13.95%) Tandem
7 6 (13.95%) QA
7 6 (13.95%) Selenium
7 6 (13.95%) jQuery
7 6 (13.95%) Usability Testing

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 (2.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.33%) CMS
1 1 (2.33%) Drupal
1 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.33%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Magento
1 4 (9.30%) Shopify
2 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) SaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.33%) GitHub
4 1 (2.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
1 6 (13.95%) Selenium
1 6 (13.95%) WebDriver
2 3 (6.98%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.33%) gulp
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.33%) webpack
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Advertising
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (13.95%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Test Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) User Experience Researcher
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Designer
6 3 (6.98%) UX Designer
7 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.65%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Service Manager
7 2 (4.65%) UI Designer
7 2 (4.65%) UI/UX Designer
8 1 (2.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (2.33%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) CSS
1 10 (23.26%) HTML
2 6 (13.95%) jQuery
3 5 (11.63%) HTML5
4 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.30%) CSS3
4 4 (9.30%) Sass
5 3 (6.98%) LESS
5 3 (6.98%) Node.js
6 2 (4.65%) React
6 2 (4.65%) Vue.js
7 1 (2.33%) Angular 2
7 1 (2.33%) JSON
7 1 (2.33%) Kafka
7 1 (2.33%) Laravel
7 1 (2.33%) Middleware
7 1 (2.33%) RESTful
7 1 (2.33%) TensorFlow
7 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Mindset
2 6 (13.95%) Tandem
3 2 (4.65%) Social Media
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) BBC
4 1 (2.33%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) Web Development
3 8 (18.60%) Front End Development
3 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
3 8 (18.60%) Wireframes
4 7 (16.28%) Scrum
4 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (16.28%) User Stories
4 7 (16.28%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.95%) Product Management
5 6 (13.95%) Prototyping
5 6 (13.95%) SDLC
5 6 (13.95%) System Testing
5 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
5 6 (13.95%) Usability Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Coaching
6 5 (11.63%) Customer-Centricity
6 5 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (11.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) Java
1 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.63%) C#
2 5 (11.63%) Ruby
3 3 (6.98%) PHP
4 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.33%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.33%) MCP
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
2 4 (9.30%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
1 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) WooCommerce
2 2 (4.65%) Apple
3 1 (2.33%) Adaptive Insights
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe
3 1 (2.33%) Birst
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Workday