Period
to 18 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 18 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 39 61
Rank change year-on-year +2 +22 +22
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 96 126 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.41% 6.50% 4.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.93% 17.67% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 77 54 88
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +38.46%
10th Percentile £29,600 £26,825 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,500 £61,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%

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 Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 643 713 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.27% 36.79% 35.89%
Number of salaries quoted 504 523 640
Wales median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.38% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,749 £24,100 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,550 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% -4.00%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Wales

User Experience
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Wales

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Wales over the 6 months to 18 April 2019.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Wales

User Experience
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 April 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
South Wales +32 86 £42,500 -5.56% 13
Mid Wales +1 8 £36,000 -
West Wales -1 1 £22,500 -47.06%
User Experience
UK

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 Wales region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 62 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (42.71%) JavaScript
3 33 (34.38%) HTML
4 28 (29.17%) AngularJS
5 27 (28.13%) SAP
6 26 (27.08%) CSS
6 26 (27.08%) Java
7 24 (25.00%) Front End Development
8 19 (19.79%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (17.71%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 15 (15.63%) RESTful
12 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
12 14 (14.58%) Wireframes
12 14 (14.58%) Sass
13 13 (13.54%) Linux
13 13 (13.54%) Finance
13 13 (13.54%) Scrum
14 12 (12.50%) SQL
14 12 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (12.50%) Test Automation
14 12 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (12.50%) HTML5
14 12 (12.50%) Degree
14 12 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (12.50%) Mentoring
14 12 (12.50%) React
15 11 (11.46%) Sprint Planning
15 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (11.46%) Node.js

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 8 (8.33%) CMS
2 4 (4.17%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.17%) SAS
3 3 (3.13%) Confluence
4 2 (2.08%) WordPress
5 1 (1.04%) Apache
5 1 (1.04%) Drupal
5 1 (1.04%) IIS
5 1 (1.04%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) InVision
2 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.08%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.04%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.33%) IaaS
3 8 (8.33%) PaaS
4 2 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.08%) Google Drive
5 1 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (1.04%) GitHub
5 1 (1.04%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.04%) Firewall
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.13%) Sqoop
3 2 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.08%) Big Data
3 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.08%) QlikView
3 2 (2.08%) SAP HANA
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.04%) DB2
4 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.04%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.04%) Redis
4 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.42%) JIRA
3 9 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.33%) Axure RP
5 5 (5.21%) git-flow
6 4 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.17%) Subversion
6 4 (4.17%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.13%) Maven
7 3 (3.13%) Selenium
8 2 (2.08%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.04%) Ant
9 1 (1.04%) Appium
9 1 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (1.04%) Grunt
9 1 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.04%) LSMW
9 1 (1.04%) Protractor
9 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (13.54%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Marketing
3 7 (7.29%) Electronics
3 7 (7.29%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.21%) Games
5 3 (3.13%) Banking
5 3 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.13%) Publishing
5 3 (3.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.04%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 44 (45.83%) Developer
2 19 (19.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (11.46%) Designer
3 11 (11.46%) Software Developer
4 6 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 5 (5.21%) Consultant
5 5 (5.21%) SAP Developer
5 5 (5.21%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (4.17%) HTML Developer
6 4 (4.17%) Junior
6 4 (4.17%) Junior Developer
6 4 (4.17%) Junior Software Developer
6 4 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 4 (4.17%) Senior User Experience Consultant
6 4 (4.17%) Tester
6 4 (4.17%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (34.38%) HTML
2 28 (29.17%) AngularJS
3 26 (27.08%) CSS
4 15 (15.63%) RESTful
5 14 (14.58%) Sass
6 12 (12.50%) HTML5
6 12 (12.50%) React
7 11 (11.46%) Node.js
8 10 (10.42%) Web Services
9 7 (7.29%) jQuery
9 7 (7.29%) LESS
9 7 (7.29%) Spring
9 7 (7.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (6.25%) Django
10 6 (6.25%) Ext JS
11 5 (5.21%) .NET
11 5 (5.21%) CSS3
12 4 (4.17%) BAPI
12 4 (4.17%) Hibernate
13 3 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.13%) Animation
4 3 (3.13%) Fintech
5 2 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.08%) iPhone
5 2 (2.08%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.04%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.04%) Blog
6 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.04%) Social Media
6 1 (1.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.54%) Linux
2 8 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.25%) Android
3 6 (6.25%) Unix
3 6 (6.25%) Windows
4 3 (3.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 19 (19.79%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (17.71%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (14.58%) Wireframes
6 13 (13.54%) Scrum
7 12 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 12 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 11 (11.46%) ITIL
8 11 (11.46%) Sprint Planning
9 10 (10.42%) Prototyping
9 10 (10.42%) SDLC
10 9 (9.38%) Analytics
10 9 (9.38%) Collaborative Working
10 9 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (9.38%) Web Development
11 8 (8.33%) Computer Science
11 8 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (42.71%) JavaScript
2 26 (27.08%) Java
3 12 (12.50%) SQL
4 11 (11.46%) Python
5 8 (8.33%) PHP
6 6 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.25%) TypeScript
7 5 (5.21%) Go
8 4 (4.17%) R
8 4 (4.17%) Ruby
9 3 (3.13%) ABAP
9 3 (3.13%) C#
9 3 (3.13%) Kotlin
10 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.08%) ES6
10 2 (2.08%) Scala
10 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.04%) C++
11 1 (1.04%) COBOL
11 1 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) MCSA
2 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.13%) ISEB
5 3 (3.13%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.13%) Master's Degree
6 2 (2.08%) CITP
7 1 (1.04%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) SLA
2 9 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.33%) Docker
2 3 (3.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Kibana
2 3 (3.13%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.08%) Ansible
3 2 (2.08%) Terraform
4 1 (1.04%) Consul
4 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.04%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (28.13%) SAP
2 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.21%) Google
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle
4 3 (3.13%) Twitter
5 2 (2.08%) Adobe
5 2 (2.08%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.08%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.08%) RedGate
5 2 (2.08%) Tableau
6 1 (1.04%) HP
6 1 (1.04%) Marketo