Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 52 82
Rank change year-on-year +18 +30 -23
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 215 209 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.90% 4.25% 3.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.21% 12.83% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 148 148 154
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +17.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £27,200
90th Percentile £57,688 £70,000 £56,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%

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 1,326 1,629 1,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 36.38% 33.14% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 1,303 1,365
Leeds median annual salary £43,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.89% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -1.23%

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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Leeds

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 114 (53.02%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (46.51%) HTML
3 92 (42.79%) JavaScript
4 91 (42.33%) CSS
5 61 (28.37%) C#
6 55 (25.58%) Mobile App
6 55 (25.58%) Front End Development
7 51 (23.72%) .NET
7 51 (23.72%) HTML5
8 45 (20.93%) AngularJS
9 44 (20.47%) MVC
10 42 (19.53%) Analytics
11 41 (19.07%) Software Engineering
11 41 (19.07%) Photoshop
11 41 (19.07%) Node.js
12 39 (18.14%) React
13 38 (17.67%) CSS3
13 38 (17.67%) Git (software)
14 36 (16.74%) SQL Server
15 34 (15.81%) E-Commerce
16 33 (15.35%) jQuery
16 33 (15.35%) Xamarin
17 32 (14.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 32 (14.88%) Visual Studio
18 31 (14.42%) Sass
18 31 (14.42%) Mentoring
19 30 (13.95%) LESS
20 29 (13.49%) Wireframes
20 29 (13.49%) ASP.NET
20 29 (13.49%) PHP

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 (8.84%) CMS
2 14 (6.51%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.58%) WordPress
4 10 (4.65%) Confluence
5 6 (2.79%) Marvel
6 5 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.40%) Apache
8 3 (1.40%) Kentico
9 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (19.07%) Photoshop
2 12 (5.58%) GIMP
2 12 (5.58%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (2.33%) Chatbot
4 5 (2.33%) InVision
5 1 (0.47%) Flinto
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.47%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Magento
1 2 (0.93%) Shopify
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.51%) AdWords
2 14 (6.51%) Google Analytics
3 12 (5.58%) npm
4 7 (3.26%) Office 365
5 6 (2.79%) Force.com
5 6 (2.79%) GitHub
5 6 (2.79%) Slack
6 5 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.40%) Apigee
7 3 (1.40%) SaaS
8 2 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.93%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.47%) IaaS
9 1 (0.47%) NuGet
9 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.74%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.30%) MySQL
3 14 (6.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.72%) Power BI
4 8 (3.72%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (3.26%) QlikView
5 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.86%) Redis
7 2 (0.93%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.47%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.47%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 38 (17.67%) Git (software)
2 32 (14.88%) Visual Studio
3 20 (9.30%) JIRA
4 15 (6.98%) Subversion
5 14 (6.51%) Axure RP
5 14 (6.51%) gulp
6 12 (5.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 12 (5.58%) Jenkins
7 8 (3.72%) Xcode
8 7 (3.26%) SonarQube
8 7 (3.26%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (2.79%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (1.86%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.93%) webpack
12 1 (0.47%) Bundler
12 1 (0.47%) Moq
12 1 (0.47%) NUnit
12 1 (0.47%) Selenium
12 1 (0.47%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (12.09%) Finance
2 23 (10.70%) Banking
3 19 (8.84%) Marketing
4 15 (6.98%) Games
5 12 (5.58%) Retail
6 2 (0.93%) Advertising
6 2 (0.93%) Retail Finance
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 114 (53.02%) Developer
2 49 (22.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 26 (12.09%) Designer
4 24 (11.16%) Analyst
4 24 (11.16%) Senior Developer
5 17 (7.91%) Business Analyst
5 17 (7.91%) UX Designer
6 15 (6.98%) Product Owner
7 13 (6.05%) Digital Analyst
8 12 (5.58%) Digital Business Analyst
8 12 (5.58%) iOS Developer
9 9 (4.19%) Junior
9 9 (4.19%) Software Engineer
10 8 (3.72%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 8 (3.72%) Xamarin Developer
11 7 (3.26%) Delivery Manager
11 7 (3.26%) UI Designer
11 7 (3.26%) UX Developer
12 6 (2.79%) Junior Developer
12 6 (2.79%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (46.51%) HTML
2 91 (42.33%) CSS
3 51 (23.72%) .NET
3 51 (23.72%) HTML5
4 45 (20.93%) AngularJS
5 41 (19.07%) Node.js
6 39 (18.14%) React
7 38 (17.67%) CSS3
8 33 (15.35%) jQuery
9 32 (14.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 31 (14.42%) Sass
11 30 (13.95%) LESS
12 29 (13.49%) ASP.NET
13 20 (9.30%) REST
14 14 (6.51%) Ajax
14 14 (6.51%) Vue.js
15 11 (5.12%) JSON
16 10 (4.65%) Razor View Engine
17 9 (4.19%) .NET Framework
17 9 (4.19%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (25.58%) Mobile App
2 16 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.58%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.86%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.40%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (1.40%) NHS
7 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.93%) Fintech
7 2 (0.93%) Social Media
7 2 (0.93%) Tandem
8 1 (0.47%) Blog
8 1 (0.47%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.47%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.16%) Apple iOS
2 22 (10.23%) Android
3 13 (6.05%) Linux
4 7 (3.26%) Windows
4 7 (3.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (53.02%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (25.58%) Front End Development
3 44 (20.47%) MVC
4 42 (19.53%) Analytics
5 41 (19.07%) Software Engineering
6 34 (15.81%) E-Commerce
7 31 (14.42%) Mentoring
8 29 (13.49%) Wireframes
9 25 (11.63%) SEO
10 24 (11.16%) DevOps
11 23 (10.70%) Scrum
12 22 (10.23%) Mobile First
13 20 (9.30%) TDD
14 19 (8.84%) OO
14 19 (8.84%) OOP
14 19 (8.84%) Web Development
15 18 (8.37%) Test Automation
16 17 (7.91%) Cross-Platform Development
17 16 (7.44%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
17 16 (7.44%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 92 (42.79%) JavaScript
2 61 (28.37%) C#
3 29 (13.49%) PHP
4 17 (7.91%) SQL
5 14 (6.51%) Apple Swift
5 14 (6.51%) Java
6 12 (5.58%) ES6
7 10 (4.65%) PHP 5
8 9 (4.19%) Python
8 9 (4.19%) Ruby
9 8 (3.72%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.26%) Apex Code
10 7 (3.26%) TypeScript
10 7 (3.26%) VB
10 7 (3.26%) VB6
10 7 (3.26%) VBA
11 6 (2.79%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.86%) Go
12 4 (1.86%) Kotlin
13 3 (1.40%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (10.70%) Degree
2 10 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.86%) ISEB
4 1 (0.47%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.33%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (3.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (1.86%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 33 (15.35%) Xamarin
2 26 (12.09%) Microsoft
3 23 (10.70%) Adobe
4 18 (8.37%) Google
5 15 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (6.98%) Zend
6 7 (3.26%) Cognos
6 7 (3.26%) Informatica
6 7 (3.26%) MuleSoft
6 7 (3.26%) Oracle
6 7 (3.26%) ServiceNow
6 7 (3.26%) Software AG
6 7 (3.26%) Tableau
6 7 (3.26%) webMethods
7 6 (2.79%) AppDynamics
7 6 (2.79%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.79%) Splunk
8 3 (1.40%) Perforce
8 3 (1.40%) Twitter
9 2 (0.93%) PayPal