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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 161 176 149
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.16% 0.14% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
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
3082 3535 2471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.52% 97.20% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2453 2867 2001
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Information Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (16.67%) Modernizr
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Modernizr
1 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 4 (66.67%) Information Architecture
1 4 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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