The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UX Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 134 183 148
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 42 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.19% 0.27% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.28% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 0
Average salary £45,000 £28,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -3.28%
UX Designer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3359 3582 2484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.24% 96.55% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2669 2756 1928
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UX Designer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

UX Designer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UX Designer across the Leeds region.

UX Designer Salary Trend in Leeds

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UX Designer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

UX Designer Salary Histogram in Leeds

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited UX Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with UX Designer in their job title.

1 48 (100.00%) User Experience
2 27 (56.25%) Information Architecture
3 18 (37.50%) HTML
3 18 (37.50%) CSS
4 17 (35.42%) Analytics
4 17 (35.42%) Marketing
5 10 (20.83%) Web Design
6 9 (18.75%) Photoshop
6 9 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
8 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
9 6 (12.50%) Retail
10 3 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
10 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
10 3 (6.25%) DOM
10 3 (6.25%) Adobe
10 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (6.25%) HTML5
10 3 (6.25%) Graphic Design
10 3 (6.25%) UX Design
10 3 (6.25%) Product Management
10 3 (6.25%) jQuery
11 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
11 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited UX Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with UX Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Photoshop
1 9 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 17 (35.42%) Marketing
2 6 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) HTML
1 18 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (6.25%) DOM
2 3 (6.25%) jQuery
2 3 (6.25%) HTML5
3 2 (4.17%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 48 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Graphic Design
2 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) Information Architecture
2 17 (35.42%) Analytics
3 10 (20.83%) Web Design
4 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.25%) UX Design
6 3 (6.25%) Product Management
6 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (4.17%) Web Analytics
7 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.17%) B2B
7 2 (4.17%) B2C
7 2 (4.17%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (4.17%) User Stories
8 1 (2.08%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Skilliantech Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Unspecified Excellent benefits plus free Sky HD package
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Technology
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago