Period
to 22 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 65 74
Rank change year-on-year +20 +9 -1
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 182 200 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.50% 3.88% 3.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.77% 12.44% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 149 140 163
Leeds median annual salary £40,200 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £31,850 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,125 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,232 1,608 1,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.22% 31.23% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,059 1,292 1,323
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Leeds

User Experience
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Leeds

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Leeds over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leeds region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 94 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (45.60%) HTML
3 78 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 78 (42.86%) CSS
4 51 (28.02%) Front End Development
5 47 (25.82%) HTML5
6 44 (24.18%) Git (software)
6 44 (24.18%) Mobile App
7 39 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 38 (20.88%) React
9 37 (20.33%) jQuery
9 37 (20.33%) CSS3
10 30 (16.48%) SDLC
10 30 (16.48%) Analytics
11 29 (15.93%) Node.js
11 29 (15.93%) AngularJS
11 29 (15.93%) Finance
11 29 (15.93%) Software Engineering
12 28 (15.38%) MVC
12 28 (15.38%) Sass
13 27 (14.84%) Jenkins
14 25 (13.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 25 (13.74%) DevOps
14 25 (13.74%) Mentoring
14 25 (13.74%) JSON
14 25 (13.74%) PHP
14 25 (13.74%) .NET
15 24 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (13.19%) LESS
15 24 (13.19%) Apple iOS

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 19 (10.44%) Confluence
2 13 (7.14%) CMS
2 13 (7.14%) WordPress
3 4 (2.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.65%) Kentico
4 3 (1.65%) Marvel
4 3 (1.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.10%) Apache
5 2 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.10%) Mule
5 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (10.99%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (3.85%) InVision
3 3 (1.65%) Chatbot
4 2 (1.10%) Flinto
5 1 (0.55%) GIMP
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Shopify
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.79%) Google Analytics
2 15 (8.24%) GitHub
2 15 (8.24%) Slack
3 13 (7.14%) AdWords
3 13 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.65%) Apigee
5 3 (1.65%) Office 365
6 2 (1.10%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (1.10%) Force.com
6 2 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.10%) NuGet
6 2 (1.10%) Yarn
7 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.55%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.54%) MySQL
2 16 (8.79%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.10%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.10%) RavenDB
5 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.55%) Big Data
6 1 (0.55%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 44 (24.18%) Git (software)
2 27 (14.84%) Jenkins
3 21 (11.54%) JIRA
4 19 (10.44%) Subversion
5 15 (8.24%) Sonatype Nexus
6 14 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 13 (7.14%) Xcode
8 8 (4.40%) Cucumber
9 7 (3.85%) webpack
10 6 (3.30%) gulp
11 3 (1.65%) Selenium
11 3 (1.65%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.10%) Axure RP
12 2 (1.10%) JUnit
12 2 (1.10%) Maven
12 2 (1.10%) Mocha
12 2 (1.10%) Moq
12 2 (1.10%) NUnit
12 2 (1.10%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (15.93%) Finance
2 18 (9.89%) Banking
3 17 (9.34%) Marketing
4 6 (3.30%) Retail
5 4 (2.20%) Games
6 3 (1.65%) Back Office
7 2 (1.10%) Advertising
7 2 (1.10%) iGaming
7 2 (1.10%) Legal
7 2 (1.10%) Retail Finance
8 1 (0.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 100 (54.95%) Developer
2 48 (26.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 33 (18.13%) Senior Developer
4 32 (17.58%) Designer
5 22 (12.09%) Analyst
6 21 (11.54%) UX Designer
7 19 (10.44%) Business Analyst
7 19 (10.44%) iOS Developer
8 14 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
9 8 (4.40%) Digital Analyst
9 8 (4.40%) PHP Developer
9 8 (4.40%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 8 (4.40%) UI Designer
10 7 (3.85%) Digital Business Analyst
10 7 (3.85%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (3.85%) UI/UX Designer
11 6 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (3.30%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.30%) Web Developer
12 5 (2.75%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (45.60%) HTML
2 78 (42.86%) CSS
3 47 (25.82%) HTML5
4 38 (20.88%) React
5 37 (20.33%) CSS3
5 37 (20.33%) jQuery
6 29 (15.93%) AngularJS
6 29 (15.93%) Node.js
7 28 (15.38%) Sass
8 25 (13.74%) .NET
8 25 (13.74%) JSON
8 25 (13.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 24 (13.19%) LESS
10 22 (12.09%) REST
11 20 (10.99%) Vue.js
12 19 (10.44%) ASP.NET
13 13 (7.14%) RESTful
14 6 (3.30%) .NET Framework
14 6 (3.30%) Zend Framework
15 5 (2.75%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (24.18%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.30%) NHS
2 6 (3.30%) Online Banking
3 4 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.20%) Fintech
4 2 (1.10%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (1.10%) Blog
5 1 (0.55%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (0.55%) CMDB
5 1 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.55%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.55%) Life Science
5 1 (0.55%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.19%) Apple iOS
2 9 (4.95%) Android
2 9 (4.95%) Linux
3 5 (2.75%) Windows
4 3 (1.65%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (28.02%) Front End Development
3 39 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 30 (16.48%) Analytics
4 30 (16.48%) SDLC
5 29 (15.93%) Software Engineering
6 28 (15.38%) MVC
7 25 (13.74%) DevOps
7 25 (13.74%) Mentoring
8 24 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (12.64%) Wireframes
10 21 (11.54%) Scrum
11 19 (10.44%) iOS Development
11 19 (10.44%) OOP
11 19 (10.44%) User Stories
12 18 (9.89%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
13 15 (8.24%) Kanban
13 15 (8.24%) TDD
13 15 (8.24%) Time Management
14 14 (7.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 78 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 25 (13.74%) PHP
3 23 (12.64%) C#
4 19 (10.44%) Apple Swift
5 18 (9.89%) SQL
6 15 (8.24%) PHP 5
7 9 (4.95%) ES6
8 7 (3.85%) TypeScript
9 6 (3.30%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.20%) Groovy
11 3 (1.65%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.65%) Java
12 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.10%) Java 8
12 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.10%) Python
12 2 (1.10%) Ruby
12 2 (1.10%) Scala
13 1 (0.55%) Go
13 1 (0.55%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 10 (5.49%) Degree
2 2 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.10%) MCSA
2 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.10%) WCAG
2 1 (0.55%) GDPR
2 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.75%) Terraform
2 3 (1.65%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.10%) Ansible
3 2 (1.10%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.10%) Puppet
3 2 (1.10%) Rancher
3 2 (1.10%) SCOM
4 1 (0.55%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.55%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (10.99%) Zend
2 18 (9.89%) Google
3 16 (8.79%) Xamarin
4 15 (8.24%) AppDynamics
4 15 (8.24%) Splunk
5 11 (6.04%) Adobe
6 9 (4.95%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.30%) PayPal
7 6 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.20%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.65%) Perforce
9 3 (1.65%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.65%) Software AG
9 3 (1.65%) webMethods
10 2 (1.10%) Cadence
10 2 (1.10%) Citrix
10 2 (1.10%) HP
10 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.10%) VMware
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle