Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 84 74
Rank change year-on-year +24 -10 +25
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 194 169 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.30% 3.40% 3.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.65% 9.86% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 124 126 152
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +18.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,125 £60,625 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%

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 1,534 1,714 1,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 34.04% 34.52% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,222 1,347 1,531
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £44,512 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.10% +11.28% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,259
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,000 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Leeds region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 107 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (43.81%) JavaScript
3 78 (40.21%) HTML
4 75 (38.66%) CSS
5 55 (28.35%) C#
6 42 (21.65%) .NET
7 40 (20.62%) Java
8 38 (19.59%) Adobe
9 37 (19.07%) Front End Development
10 34 (17.53%) SQL
11 33 (17.01%) Photoshop
11 33 (17.01%) Self-Motivation
12 32 (16.49%) Analytics
12 32 (16.49%) Microsoft
13 30 (15.46%) Web Services
14 29 (14.95%) AngularJS
14 29 (14.95%) Wireframes
15 28 (14.43%) Google
16 27 (13.92%) MVC
17 26 (13.40%) E-Commerce
17 26 (13.40%) Degree
18 25 (12.89%) Responsive Web Design
18 25 (12.89%) Software Engineering
19 24 (12.37%) Scrum
19 24 (12.37%) HTML5
20 23 (11.86%) Test Automation
20 23 (11.86%) Web Development
20 23 (11.86%) React
21 22 (11.34%) Sass
21 22 (11.34%) Mobile App

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 17 (8.76%) CMS
2 8 (4.12%) Apache
2 8 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.06%) WordPress
4 3 (1.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.03%) Drupal
5 2 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.52%) Marvel
6 1 (0.52%) nginx
Applications
1 33 (17.01%) Photoshop
2 17 (8.76%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (3.09%) GIMP
5 5 (2.58%) InDesign
5 5 (2.58%) InVision
6 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.52%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.52%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 7 (3.61%) npm
5 5 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.06%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (2.06%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.55%) IaaS
8 2 (1.03%) Basecamp
8 2 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.03%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.52%) Firebase
9 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) DHCP
1 1 (0.52%) DNS
1 1 (0.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.22%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.09%) Power BI
4 6 (3.09%) QlikView
4 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.06%) MySQL
5 4 (2.06%) Redis
6 2 (1.03%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.52%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.52%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 20 (10.31%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.79%) Axure RP
3 16 (8.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 16 (8.25%) JIRA
4 12 (6.19%) Visual Studio
5 9 (4.64%) gulp
6 6 (3.09%) SonarQube
6 6 (3.09%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (2.58%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.06%) Selenium
8 4 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.55%) Maven
10 1 (0.52%) Babel
10 1 (0.52%) Gatling
10 1 (0.52%) webpack
General
1 21 (10.82%) Finance
2 19 (9.79%) Marketing
3 14 (7.22%) Retail
4 10 (5.15%) Games
5 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.55%) Banking
7 2 (1.03%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) Law
8 1 (0.52%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (43.30%) Developer
2 41 (21.13%) Analyst
3 35 (18.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 25 (12.89%) Business Analyst
5 23 (11.86%) Designer
6 16 (8.25%) Digital Analyst
7 14 (7.22%) Digital Business Analyst
8 13 (6.70%) Software Engineer
9 12 (6.19%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.67%) Digital Designer
11 10 (5.15%) C# Developer
11 10 (5.15%) Junior
12 9 (4.64%) Creative Designer
12 9 (4.64%) Product Owner
13 8 (4.12%) Java Developer
13 8 (4.12%) Mobile Developer
14 7 (3.61%) Applications Engineer
14 7 (3.61%) Web Applications Engineer
14 7 (3.61%) Web Engineer
15 6 (3.09%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (40.21%) HTML
2 75 (38.66%) CSS
3 42 (21.65%) .NET
4 30 (15.46%) Web Services
5 29 (14.95%) AngularJS
6 24 (12.37%) HTML5
7 23 (11.86%) React
8 22 (11.34%) jQuery
8 22 (11.34%) Sass
9 21 (10.82%) REST
10 20 (10.31%) ASP.NET
11 19 (9.79%) CSS3
12 18 (9.28%) Node.js
13 15 (7.73%) SOAP
13 15 (7.73%) XML
14 12 (6.19%) LESS
14 12 (6.19%) XSD
15 10 (5.15%) RESTful
16 8 (4.12%) Ajax
16 8 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.01%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (11.34%) Mobile App
3 21 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.73%) NHS
5 12 (6.19%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.64%) Social Media
6 9 (4.64%) Tandem
7 6 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.09%) Graphic Design
8 4 (2.06%) Life Science
9 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.52%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.19%) Android
1 12 (6.19%) Apple iOS
2 10 (5.15%) Windows
3 8 (4.12%) Linux
3 8 (4.12%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (19.07%) Front End Development
3 32 (16.49%) Analytics
4 29 (14.95%) Wireframes
5 27 (13.92%) MVC
6 26 (13.40%) E-Commerce
7 25 (12.89%) Responsive Web Design
7 25 (12.89%) Software Engineering
8 24 (12.37%) Scrum
9 23 (11.86%) Test Automation
9 23 (11.86%) Web Development
10 20 (10.31%) TDD
11 17 (8.76%) OO
11 17 (8.76%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (7.73%) SDLC
13 13 (6.70%) Web Design
14 12 (6.19%) Microservices
14 12 (6.19%) Prototyping
14 12 (6.19%) Secure Coding
14 12 (6.19%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 85 (43.81%) JavaScript
2 55 (28.35%) C#
3 40 (20.62%) Java
4 34 (17.53%) SQL
5 19 (9.79%) PHP
6 9 (4.64%) Python
7 8 (4.12%) VBA
8 7 (3.61%) Ruby
9 6 (3.09%) VB
9 6 (3.09%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.09%) VB6
10 5 (2.58%) Go
11 4 (2.06%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.55%) C
12 3 (1.55%) C++
12 3 (1.55%) R
13 2 (1.03%) ES6
14 1 (0.52%) Perl
14 1 (0.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (13.40%) Degree
2 13 (6.70%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.15%) ISEB
4 7 (3.61%) CBAP
5 4 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.55%) PhD
7 1 (0.52%) APMP
7 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.61%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (1.03%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (3.09%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.58%) SmoothWall
2 4 (2.06%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (19.59%) Adobe
2 32 (16.49%) Microsoft
3 28 (14.43%) Google
4 15 (7.73%) Xamarin
5 14 (7.22%) Twitter
6 10 (5.15%) Oracle
7 6 (3.09%) Cognos
7 6 (3.09%) Informatica
7 6 (3.09%) MuleSoft
7 6 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.09%) Tableau
8 2 (1.03%) Capita
8 2 (1.03%) Monetate
8 2 (1.03%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.52%) McAfee