Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 82 68
Rank change year-on-year +13 -14 +68
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 188 172 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.99% 3.41% 3.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.32% 10.55% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 130 131 170
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -18.60%
10th Percentile £29,975 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £56,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

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 1,526 1,630 2,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 32.35% 32.30% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,236 1,340 1,605
Leeds median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,150 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.82% +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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 112 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (40.96%) JavaScript
3 64 (34.04%) CSS
4 63 (33.51%) HTML
5 42 (22.34%) C#
6 41 (21.81%) Java
7 38 (20.21%) Wireframes
8 37 (19.68%) SQL
9 36 (19.15%) .NET
10 32 (17.02%) Adobe
10 32 (17.02%) Front End Development
11 29 (15.43%) Git (software)
12 28 (14.89%) Google
12 28 (14.89%) Web Services
12 28 (14.89%) AngularJS
13 27 (14.36%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (13.83%) HTML5
15 25 (13.30%) Responsive Web Design
16 23 (12.23%) CSS3
16 23 (12.23%) Self-Motivation
16 23 (12.23%) Finance
17 22 (11.70%) Scrum
17 22 (11.70%) E-Commerce
17 22 (11.70%) jQuery
17 22 (11.70%) Sass
17 22 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (11.17%) REST
18 21 (11.17%) SDLC
18 21 (11.17%) Microsoft
19 20 (10.64%) Windows

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 (9.04%) CMS
2 9 (4.79%) Apache
3 6 (3.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.13%) IIS
4 4 (2.13%) nginx
5 3 (1.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.60%) Drupal
5 3 (1.60%) WordPress
6 2 (1.06%) Confluence
6 2 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (10.64%) Photoshop
2 9 (4.79%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (3.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (2.66%) InDesign
5 4 (2.13%) InVision
6 1 (0.53%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.53%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 5 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.06%) CiviCRM
3 1 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.66%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (2.66%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (2.13%) IaaS
4 2 (1.06%) BlazeMeter
4 2 (1.06%) BrowserStack
4 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.06%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.06%) npm
5 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.53%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.85%) Firewall
2 5 (2.66%) DHCP
2 5 (2.66%) DNS
3 1 (0.53%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.45%) NoSQL
2 10 (5.32%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.66%) MySQL
4 4 (2.13%) RavenDB
4 4 (2.13%) Redis
4 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (1.06%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.06%) RethinkDB
6 1 (0.53%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.53%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 29 (15.43%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.98%) JIRA
3 10 (5.32%) Axure RP
4 8 (4.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 8 (4.26%) Subversion
5 6 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.19%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.66%) Selenium
7 4 (2.13%) Grunt
7 4 (2.13%) gulp
8 3 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.60%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.60%) Maven
8 3 (1.60%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.06%) Babel
9 2 (1.06%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.06%) NUnit
9 2 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.06%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.06%) Zephyr
General
1 23 (12.23%) Finance
2 16 (8.51%) Marketing
3 11 (5.85%) Retail
4 10 (5.32%) Games
5 6 (3.19%) Advertising
6 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.06%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 79 (42.02%) Developer
2 44 (23.40%) Designer
3 29 (15.43%) Analyst
3 29 (15.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 18 (9.57%) Digital Designer
5 17 (9.04%) UI Designer
6 16 (8.51%) Business Analyst
7 14 (7.45%) UX Designer
8 13 (6.91%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.32%) Senior Designer
10 9 (4.79%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.79%) Mobile Developer
11 8 (4.26%) Java Developer
11 8 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (4.26%) Senior Digital Designer
11 8 (4.26%) Senior UI Designer
11 8 (4.26%) Solutions Analyst
12 7 (3.72%) Digital Analyst
12 7 (3.72%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 7 (3.72%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (34.04%) CSS
2 63 (33.51%) HTML
3 36 (19.15%) .NET
4 28 (14.89%) AngularJS
4 28 (14.89%) Web Services
5 26 (13.83%) HTML5
6 23 (12.23%) CSS3
7 22 (11.70%) jQuery
7 22 (11.70%) Sass
8 21 (11.17%) REST
9 17 (9.04%) Node.js
9 17 (9.04%) React
9 17 (9.04%) XML
10 15 (7.98%) SOAP
11 13 (6.91%) ASP.NET
11 13 (6.91%) XSD
12 11 (5.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (5.32%) LESS
14 8 (4.26%) RESTful
15 7 (3.72%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.23%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.57%) NHS
4 16 (8.51%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.19%) Device Driver
5 6 (3.19%) Graphic Design
5 6 (3.19%) Tandem
6 5 (2.66%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.66%) Social Media
7 4 (2.13%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.60%) Life Science
9 2 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.64%) Windows
2 15 (7.98%) Linux
3 12 (6.38%) Android
3 12 (6.38%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.79%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (2.13%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.06%) Unix
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (20.21%) Wireframes
3 32 (17.02%) Front End Development
4 27 (14.36%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (13.30%) Responsive Web Design
6 22 (11.70%) E-Commerce
6 22 (11.70%) Scrum
7 21 (11.17%) SDLC
8 18 (9.57%) TDD
9 17 (9.04%) Prototyping
9 17 (9.04%) Web Design
9 17 (9.04%) Web Development
10 16 (8.51%) Analytics
11 15 (7.98%) MVC
12 13 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (6.91%) Project Management
12 13 (6.91%) Secure Coding
12 13 (6.91%) Test Automation
13 12 (6.38%) OO
14 10 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (40.96%) JavaScript
2 42 (22.34%) C#
3 41 (21.81%) Java
4 37 (19.68%) SQL
5 20 (10.64%) PHP
6 9 (4.79%) Python
7 7 (3.72%) C
7 7 (3.72%) C++
7 7 (3.72%) Perl
7 7 (3.72%) Ruby
8 4 (2.13%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.13%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.60%) R
10 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (9.04%) Degree
2 7 (3.72%) ISEB
3 5 (2.66%) APMP
3 5 (2.66%) CBAP
4 4 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.13%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.60%) PhD
6 2 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.98%) QA
2 4 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.06%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 5 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.13%) vSphere
3 1 (0.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (5.85%) SmoothWall
2 6 (3.19%) Ansible
3 4 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.06%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (17.02%) Adobe
2 28 (14.89%) Google
3 21 (11.17%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.32%) Twitter
5 6 (3.19%) Oracle
6 4 (2.13%) F5
6 4 (2.13%) NetApp
6 4 (2.13%) Palo Alto
6 4 (2.13%) VMware
7 3 (1.60%) Zend
8 2 (1.06%) Capita
8 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.06%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco
9 1 (0.53%) McAfee