Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 65 73
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -9
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 47 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.95% 2.35% 3.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.22% 6.61% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 43 12 26
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,800 £25,625
90th Percentile £57,750 £52,750 £62,500
North East median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -6.25%

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 460 257 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 38.62% 35.60% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 357 219 296
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,725 £26,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £65,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,256 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.89% -1.86% +6.67%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 44 £35,000 -6.67% 12
Sunderland -4 2 - -
Gateshead - 1 £22,500 - 1
User Experience
North East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) SDLC
3 17 (36.17%) User Stories
4 14 (29.79%) QA
4 14 (29.79%) Product Management
5 12 (25.53%) HTML
6 11 (23.40%) CSS
7 10 (21.28%) Web Development
7 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
7 10 (21.28%) HTML5
7 10 (21.28%) Front End Development
8 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
9 8 (17.02%) Java
9 8 (17.02%) Wireframes
10 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (14.89%) Sass
10 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
11 6 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (12.77%) gulp
11 6 (12.77%) React
12 5 (10.64%) Docker
12 5 (10.64%) DevOps
12 5 (10.64%) Prototyping
12 5 (10.64%) Customer-Centricity
12 5 (10.64%) Bitbucket
12 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (10.64%) Marketing
12 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (8.51%) Advertising
13 4 (8.51%) SEO

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 3 (6.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) Drupal
2 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.26%) InVision
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.38%) Datadog
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) GitHub
2 2 (4.26%) SaaS
3 1 (2.13%) npm
3 1 (2.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) HTTP
1 2 (4.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.13%) QlikView
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) gulp
3 5 (10.64%) Bitbucket
4 4 (8.51%) Grunt
4 4 (8.51%) JIRA
4 4 (8.51%) Subversion
4 4 (8.51%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.38%) Axure RP
5 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.26%) Vagrant
6 2 (4.26%) webpack
7 1 (2.13%) Moq
7 1 (2.13%) NSubstitute
7 1 (2.13%) NUnit
7 1 (2.13%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.64%) Marketing
2 4 (8.51%) Advertising
3 3 (6.38%) Games
4 2 (4.26%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Finance
5 1 (2.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Analyst
2 18 (38.30%) Business Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (12.77%) Designer
6 5 (10.64%) UX Designer
7 4 (8.51%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Digital Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Digital Business Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Digital Transformation
7 4 (8.51%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Service Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Transformation Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) iOS Developer
9 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
9 2 (4.26%) IT Services Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Service Desk Manager
9 2 (4.26%) UI Designer
9 2 (4.26%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) HTML
2 11 (23.40%) CSS
3 10 (21.28%) HTML5
4 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
4 7 (14.89%) Sass
5 6 (12.77%) React
5 6 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (8.51%) XML
6 4 (8.51%) XSLT
7 3 (6.38%) jQuery
7 3 (6.38%) Node.js
7 3 (6.38%) Vue.js
8 2 (4.26%) .NET
8 2 (4.26%) Angular 2
8 2 (4.26%) CSS3
8 2 (4.26%) Laravel
8 2 (4.26%) RESTful
9 1 (2.13%) LINQ
9 1 (2.13%) WCF
9 1 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.38%) NHS
3 2 (4.26%) Social Media
4 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) SDLC
3 17 (36.17%) User Stories
4 14 (29.79%) Product Management
5 10 (21.28%) Front End Development
5 10 (21.28%) Web Development
6 8 (17.02%) Wireframes
7 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (10.64%) Customer-Centricity
8 5 (10.64%) DevOps
8 5 (10.64%) Prototyping
8 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.51%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 4 (8.51%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (8.51%) Line Management
9 4 (8.51%) Scrum
9 4 (8.51%) SEO
9 4 (8.51%) SMACSS
10 3 (6.38%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.02%) Java
3 4 (8.51%) PHP
3 4 (8.51%) Python
3 4 (8.51%) Ruby
4 3 (6.38%) C
4 3 (6.38%) C++
4 3 (6.38%) Perl
5 2 (4.26%) Apple Swift
5 2 (4.26%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
1 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Docker
2 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Ansible
1 3 (6.38%) Kubernetes
1 3 (6.38%) Nagios
1 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.38%) Packer
1 3 (6.38%) Puppet
1 3 (6.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Apple
1 3 (6.38%) Cisco
1 3 (6.38%) New Relic
1 3 (6.38%) Splunk
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe
2 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.13%) Facebook
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Twitter