Period
to 21 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 75 43 59
Rank change year-on-year -32 +16 +21
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 139 257 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.41% 5.52% 4.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.52% 15.52% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 124 201 223
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,200 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.94% +7.20% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £53,950
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.88% +5.26% +8.57%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,321 1,656 2,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.37% 35.56% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,097 1,342 1,804
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £43,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.75% +2.96% +5.63%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in West Yorkshire

User Experience
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for User Experience in West Yorkshire

User Experience
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Salary histogram for User Experience in West Yorkshire

User Experience
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -26 104 £45,000 +3.45% 25
Bradford -6 8 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Wakefield - 8 £38,750 - 1
Huddersfield +11 7 £50,000 - 1
Halifax +5 4 - - 1
Batley -4 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Wetherby -7 1 £30,000 -25.00%
User Experience
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 79 (56.83%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (39.57%) JavaScript
3 45 (32.37%) HTML
3 45 (32.37%) CSS
4 42 (30.22%) Scrum
5 31 (22.30%) User Stories
6 30 (21.58%) Front End Development
7 26 (18.71%) Web Development
8 25 (17.99%) TDD
9 24 (17.27%) Test Automation
9 24 (17.27%) Node.js
10 23 (16.55%) C#
10 23 (16.55%) React
10 23 (16.55%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (15.83%) AngularJS
12 21 (15.11%) JIRA
13 19 (13.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (13.67%) SDLC
14 17 (12.23%) Vue.js
14 17 (12.23%) .NET
14 17 (12.23%) Microsoft
14 17 (12.23%) QA
14 17 (12.23%) jQuery
14 17 (12.23%) Confluence
15 16 (11.51%) Coaching
15 16 (11.51%) Wireframes
16 15 (10.79%) HTML5
16 15 (10.79%) BDD
17 14 (10.07%) Visual Studio
17 14 (10.07%) ISTQB

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (12.23%) Confluence
2 7 (5.04%) CMS
2 7 (5.04%) WordPress
3 3 (2.16%) Drupal
3 3 (2.16%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.44%) SAS
4 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.72%) Mule
5 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (7.91%) Sketch
2 10 (7.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (5.04%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.88%) Chatbot
5 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.72%) InVision
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.72%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.47%) AWS
2 7 (5.04%) Azure
3 4 (2.88%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (2.88%) AWS CodePipeline
3 4 (2.88%) Trello
4 3 (2.16%) Office 365
5 2 (1.44%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.44%) GitHub
5 2 (1.44%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.72%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.72%) IaaS
6 1 (0.72%) PaaS
6 1 (0.72%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.72%) SaaS
6 1 (0.72%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.76%) Intranet
2 3 (2.16%) Skype
3 2 (1.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.44%) MySQL
3 1 (0.72%) Big Data
3 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.72%) Power BI
3 1 (0.72%) QlikView
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (15.11%) JIRA
2 14 (10.07%) Visual Studio
3 12 (8.63%) gulp
3 12 (8.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (7.91%) webpack
5 10 (7.19%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.04%) Grunt
7 5 (3.60%) Selenium
7 5 (3.60%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (2.16%) Axure RP
8 3 (2.16%) JMeter
9 2 (1.44%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.44%) Codeception
9 2 (1.44%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.72%) Babel
10 1 (0.72%) Balsamiq
10 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.72%) Mocha
10 1 (0.72%) Postman
10 1 (0.72%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (7.91%) Legal
1 11 (7.91%) Marketing
2 6 (4.32%) Banking
3 5 (3.60%) Finance
4 3 (2.16%) Automotive
4 3 (2.16%) Retail
5 2 (1.44%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.72%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 66 (47.48%) Developer
2 25 (17.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 20 (14.39%) Designer
4 15 (10.79%) Analyst
5 14 (10.07%) Business Analyst
5 14 (10.07%) UX Designer
6 13 (9.35%) Tester
7 12 (8.63%) Web Developer
8 11 (7.91%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (7.91%) QA Tester
9 8 (5.76%) .NET Developer
9 8 (5.76%) UI Designer
9 8 (5.76%) UI/UX Designer
10 7 (5.04%) Android Developer
10 7 (5.04%) React Developer
10 7 (5.04%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (5.04%) UX Developer
11 6 (4.32%) Mobile Developer
11 6 (4.32%) Senior Business Analyst
11 6 (4.32%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (32.37%) CSS
1 45 (32.37%) HTML
2 24 (17.27%) Node.js
3 23 (16.55%) React
4 22 (15.83%) AngularJS
5 17 (12.23%) .NET
5 17 (12.23%) jQuery
5 17 (12.23%) Vue.js
6 15 (10.79%) HTML5
7 13 (9.35%) Sass
8 12 (8.63%) REST
9 10 (7.19%) GraphQL
9 10 (7.19%) RESTful
9 10 (7.19%) Web Services
10 9 (6.47%) ASP.NET
11 7 (5.04%) JSON
12 6 (4.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (4.32%) XML
13 5 (3.60%) Ajax
13 5 (3.60%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.19%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.76%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.60%) Graphic Design
3 5 (3.60%) NHS
4 4 (2.88%) Life Science
4 4 (2.88%) Smartphone
5 3 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.16%) Animation
5 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.04%) Android
2 3 (2.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (56.83%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (30.22%) Scrum
3 31 (22.30%) User Stories
4 30 (21.58%) Front End Development
5 26 (18.71%) Web Development
6 25 (17.99%) TDD
7 24 (17.27%) Test Automation
8 23 (16.55%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (13.67%) SDLC
9 19 (13.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (11.51%) Coaching
10 16 (11.51%) Wireframes
11 15 (10.79%) BDD
12 13 (9.35%) Mentoring
12 13 (9.35%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (8.63%) API Testing
13 12 (8.63%) Kanban
13 12 (8.63%) Software Testing
14 11 (7.91%) Load Testing
14 11 (7.91%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 55 (39.57%) JavaScript
2 23 (16.55%) C#
3 13 (9.35%) SQL
4 11 (7.91%) Java
5 8 (5.76%) PHP
6 7 (5.04%) ES6
6 7 (5.04%) Kotlin
7 4 (2.88%) Python
7 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.44%) Go
8 2 (1.44%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.72%) C++
9 1 (0.72%) Java 8
9 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (10.07%) ISTQB
2 12 (8.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (6.47%) IIBA
3 9 (6.47%) ISEB
4 2 (1.44%) Degree
4 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.23%) QA
2 3 (2.16%) HL7
2 3 (2.16%) SLA
2 3 (2.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.60%) Terraform
2 2 (1.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (12.23%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.35%) Adobe
3 5 (3.60%) Splunk
4 3 (2.16%) IBM
5 2 (1.44%) Google
6 1 (0.72%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle
6 1 (0.72%) SAP
6 1 (0.72%) Sony
6 1 (0.72%) Xamarin