Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a UX Designer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

User Experience Designer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 254 207
Rank change year-on-year +66 -47 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 64 29 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.93% 0.38% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.38% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 61 27 87
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6669 7533 8926
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.41% 98.09% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5628 6507 7212
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,725 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured UX Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in West Yorkshire

UX Designer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for UX Designer in West Yorkshire

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UX Designer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for UX Designer in West Yorkshire

UX Designer
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 UX Designer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +53 57 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Wakefield - 7 £42,500 -
Bradford - 2 - -
Wetherby - 1 £40,000 -
UX Designer
Yorkshire

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West Yorkshire region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) User Experience
2 48 (75.00%) Wireframes
3 39 (60.94%) Analytics
4 28 (43.75%) Adobe
5 27 (42.19%) E-Commerce
6 26 (40.63%) HTML
6 26 (40.63%) CSS
7 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (39.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 21 (32.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 18 (28.13%) Prototyping
10 14 (21.88%) Marketing
11 12 (18.75%) Information Architecture
11 12 (18.75%) Axure RP
12 10 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (15.63%) Mobile First
12 10 (15.63%) Usability Testing
13 9 (14.06%) OmniGraffle
14 8 (12.50%) Mobile App
15 7 (10.94%) Rapid Prototyping
15 7 (10.94%) Photoshop
16 6 (9.38%) Project Management
16 6 (9.38%) Workflow
16 6 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
16 6 (9.38%) SaaS
17 5 (7.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 5 (7.81%) Qualitative Research
17 5 (7.81%) Adobe Illustrator
17 5 (7.81%) Quantitative Research
18 4 (6.25%) Collaborative Working

UX Designer Skill Set
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 2 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (39.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (14.06%) OmniGraffle
3 7 (10.94%) Photoshop
4 5 (7.81%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
6 3 (4.69%) InVision
7 1 (1.56%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) SaaS
2 2 (3.13%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.13%) Slack
3 1 (1.56%) Google Tag Manager
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Axure RP
2 5 (7.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 14 (21.88%) Marketing
2 2 (3.13%) Multimedia
2 2 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.63%) CSS
1 26 (40.63%) HTML
2 2 (3.13%) CSS3
2 2 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (1.56%) Framer.js
3 1 (1.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 64 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.69%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.56%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (75.00%) Wireframes
2 39 (60.94%) Analytics
3 27 (42.19%) E-Commerce
4 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (32.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 18 (28.13%) Prototyping
7 12 (18.75%) Information Architecture
8 10 (15.63%) Mobile First
8 10 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (15.63%) Usability Testing
9 7 (10.94%) Rapid Prototyping
10 6 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (9.38%) Project Management
10 6 (9.38%) Workflow
11 5 (7.81%) Qualitative Research
11 5 (7.81%) Quantitative Research
12 4 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
12 4 (6.25%) Front End Development
12 4 (6.25%) UX Design
12 4 (6.25%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 28 (43.75%) Adobe
2 2 (3.13%) Google