The median annual salary for a UX Designer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience Designer
Rank 141 167 185
Rank change year-on-year +26 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 22 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.85% 0.18% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.19% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 1
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +20.96%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2527 3168 3603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.34% 96.67% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2226 2608 2889
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured UX Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer 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 in Leeds.

Salary trend for UX Designer in Leeds

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UX Designer in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for UX Designer in Leeds

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, UX Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 48 (100.00%) User Experience
2 32 (66.67%) Wireframes
3 30 (62.50%) HTML
3 30 (62.50%) Adobe
4 29 (60.42%) CSS
5 21 (43.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (37.50%) Analytics
8 16 (33.33%) Marketing
9 13 (27.08%) Prototyping
10 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
10 12 (25.00%) Axure RP
11 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
11 11 (22.92%) Photoshop
12 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (18.75%) InVision
14 8 (16.67%) Information Architecture
15 7 (14.58%) Rapid Prototyping
15 7 (14.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 7 (14.58%) Adobe Illustrator
16 6 (12.50%) UX Design
16 6 (12.50%) Mobile App
17 5 (10.42%) HTML5
18 4 (8.33%) CSS3
18 4 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
18 4 (8.33%) Web Analytics
19 3 (6.25%) CMS
19 3 (6.25%) Workflow
19 3 (6.25%) Maxymiser
19 3 (6.25%) OmniGraffle

UX Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (43.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (22.92%) Photoshop
3 9 (18.75%) InVision
4 7 (14.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (6.25%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (2.08%) Fireworks
6 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.08%) Google Play
1 1 (2.08%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Axure RP
2 7 (14.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 16 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (62.50%) HTML
2 29 (60.42%) CSS
3 5 (10.42%) HTML5
4 4 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (2.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 48 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.08%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (37.50%) Analytics
4 13 (27.08%) Prototyping
5 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (16.67%) Information Architecture
8 7 (14.58%) Rapid Prototyping
9 6 (12.50%) UX Design
10 4 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (8.33%) Web Analytics
11 3 (6.25%) Coaching
11 3 (6.25%) Field Research
11 3 (6.25%) Front End Development
11 3 (6.25%) Guerrilla Research
11 3 (6.25%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.25%) Multivariate Testing
11 3 (6.25%) Typography
11 3 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 30 (62.50%) Adobe
2 3 (6.25%) Maxymiser
2 3 (6.25%) Optimizely
3 2 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Omniture
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £46000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 18 days ago