Period
to 1 August 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 50 47 117
Rank change year-on-year -3 +70 -55
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 291 195 241
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.91% 5.43% 3.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.90% 18.21% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 203 164 199
10th Percentile £27,933 £27,875 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
75th Percentile £58,125 £47,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,256 1,071 2,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.06% 29.82% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,682 878 1,862
10th Percentile £30,750 £26,130 £23,500
25th Percentile £38,000 £32,500 £31,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,514 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.17% +2.75% +4.76%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Yorkshire

User Experience
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing User Experience in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for User Experience in Yorkshire

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Experience in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Yorkshire

User Experience
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 1 August 2021. 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
West Yorkshire +20 213 £50,000 +25.00% 47
South Yorkshire -43 45 £37,500 -16.67% 6
North Yorkshire -23 20 £47,500 +18.75% 6
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 139 (47.77%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (37.80%) JavaScript
3 95 (32.65%) HTML
4 93 (31.96%) CSS
5 64 (21.99%) React
6 60 (20.62%) Software Engineering
7 54 (18.56%) Front End Development
8 52 (17.87%) Docker
8 52 (17.87%) Git (software)
8 52 (17.87%) User Research
9 51 (17.53%) Social Skills
10 43 (14.78%) Wireframes
11 41 (14.09%) MySQL
12 39 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
13 38 (13.06%) Test Automation
14 36 (12.37%) Scrum
15 35 (12.03%) Adobe
16 34 (11.68%) Kubernetes
17 33 (11.34%) Scala
18 32 (11.00%) Java
18 32 (11.00%) Kafka
19 30 (10.31%) Games
20 29 (9.97%) PHP
20 29 (9.97%) Azure
20 29 (9.97%) webpack
20 29 (9.97%) Analytics
21 28 (9.62%) HTML5
21 28 (9.62%) Prototyping
21 28 (9.62%) Unit Testing
21 28 (9.62%) Marketing

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 16 (5.50%) CMS
2 8 (2.75%) Confluence
3 7 (2.41%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.72%) Drupal
5 2 (0.69%) Apache
5 2 (0.69%) Kentico
5 2 (0.69%) Moodle
6 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (9.28%) Sketch
2 24 (8.25%) Figma
3 17 (5.84%) Photoshop
4 16 (5.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (4.12%) InVision
5 12 (4.12%) Zeplin
6 11 (3.78%) UserZoom
7 6 (2.06%) Adobe XD
8 3 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.69%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Smart View
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.69%) Magento
1 2 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (0.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 2 (0.69%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.97%) Azure
2 19 (6.53%) PaaS
3 18 (6.19%) Power Platform
4 13 (4.47%) Miro
5 9 (3.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 7 (2.41%) Google Analytics
6 7 (2.41%) SaaS
7 6 (2.06%) IaaS
7 6 (2.06%) Slack
7 6 (2.06%) Trello
8 5 (1.72%) AWS
9 4 (1.37%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (1.03%) GitHub
10 3 (1.03%) Matillion
10 3 (1.03%) Microsoft 365
10 3 (1.03%) Snowflake
11 2 (0.69%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.69%) GCP
12 1 (0.34%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.09%) HTTP
2 7 (2.41%) Broadband
3 4 (1.37%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) DNS
4 1 (0.34%) Intranet
4 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.09%) MySQL
2 18 (6.19%) Power BI
3 14 (4.81%) SQL Server
4 13 (4.47%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.12%) Redis
6 9 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.37%) Big Data
11 3 (1.03%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.69%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.34%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 52 (17.87%) Git (software)
2 29 (9.97%) webpack
3 19 (6.53%) Jenkins
4 18 (6.19%) Babel
5 10 (3.44%) Axure RP
6 8 (2.75%) gulp
6 8 (2.75%) JIRA
7 5 (1.72%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.37%) Cypress.io
9 3 (1.03%) git-flow
10 2 (0.69%) Grunt
10 2 (0.69%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.69%) Sourcetree
10 2 (0.69%) Subversion
11 1 (0.34%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.34%) Selenium
11 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.34%) Visual Composer
General
1 51 (17.53%) Social Skills
2 30 (10.31%) Games
3 28 (9.62%) Marketing
4 27 (9.28%) Finance
5 17 (5.84%) Public Sector
6 13 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.78%) Organisational Skills
8 10 (3.44%) Retail
9 8 (2.75%) Presentation Skills
10 6 (2.06%) Influencing Skills
10 6 (2.06%) Local Government
11 4 (1.37%) Legal
12 3 (1.03%) Public Speaking
13 2 (0.69%) Banking
13 2 (0.69%) Electronics
13 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.69%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.34%) Advertising
14 1 (0.34%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 89 (30.58%) Developer
2 63 (21.65%) Designer
3 48 (16.49%) Software Engineer
4 38 (13.06%) UX Designer
5 33 (11.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 25 (8.59%) Senior Software Engineer
7 20 (6.87%) Scala Engineer
7 20 (6.87%) Scala Software Engineer
8 18 (6.19%) Senior Designer
9 16 (5.50%) Analyst
10 14 (4.81%) Senior Developer
11 13 (4.47%) User Researcher
12 12 (4.12%) Web Developer
13 10 (3.44%) Business Analyst
13 10 (3.44%) React Developer
14 9 (3.09%) Junior
14 9 (3.09%) Senior UX Designer
15 8 (2.75%) Software Developer
15 8 (2.75%) User Experience Researcher
16 7 (2.41%) Android Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (32.65%) HTML
2 93 (31.96%) CSS
3 64 (21.99%) React
4 32 (11.00%) Kafka
5 28 (9.62%) HTML5
6 27 (9.28%) jQuery
7 26 (8.93%) Node.js
8 24 (8.25%) AngularJS
8 24 (8.25%) Redux
9 23 (7.90%) GraphQL
10 22 (7.56%) Vue.js
11 21 (7.22%) RESTful
12 19 (6.53%) CSS3
13 18 (6.19%) .NET
14 17 (5.84%) Sass
15 15 (5.15%) Akka
15 15 (5.15%) JSON
16 13 (4.47%) REST
17 10 (3.44%) Web Services
18 8 (2.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.87%) Mobile App
2 19 (6.53%) Legacy Code
3 16 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (3.78%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (3.44%) Social Media
7 8 (2.75%) NHS
8 7 (2.41%) Graphic Design
9 5 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.72%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.37%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (1.03%) Contactless
12 2 (0.69%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.69%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.69%) SCORM
12 2 (0.69%) Video Editing
13 1 (0.34%) Cybercrime
13 1 (0.34%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.34%) FMCG
13 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.44%) Android
2 5 (1.72%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (47.77%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (20.62%) Software Engineering
3 54 (18.56%) Front End Development
4 52 (17.87%) User Research
5 43 (14.78%) Wireframes
6 39 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
7 38 (13.06%) Test Automation
8 36 (12.37%) Scrum
9 29 (9.97%) Analytics
10 28 (9.62%) E-Commerce
10 28 (9.62%) Prototyping
10 28 (9.62%) Unit Testing
11 27 (9.28%) TDD
12 25 (8.59%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
12 25 (8.59%) Web Development
13 24 (8.25%) Mentoring
14 23 (7.90%) Collaborative Working
14 23 (7.90%) DevOps
15 21 (7.22%) Responsive Web Design
16 20 (6.87%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (37.80%) JavaScript
2 33 (11.34%) Scala
3 32 (11.00%) Java
4 29 (9.97%) PHP
5 25 (8.59%) Kotlin
6 22 (7.56%) C#
7 17 (5.84%) SQL
8 14 (4.81%) TypeScript
9 12 (4.12%) ES6
10 7 (2.41%) Python
11 5 (1.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (1.72%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.37%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.69%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.34%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 13 (4.47%) Degree
2 3 (1.03%) CSPO
2 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.34%) MCP
3 1 (0.34%) MCSE
3 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.22%) Accessibility
2 11 (3.78%) QA
3 5 (1.72%) SLA
4 2 (0.69%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.34%) GDPR
5 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 52 (17.87%) Docker
2 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (11.68%) Kubernetes
2 27 (9.28%) Prometheus
3 12 (4.12%) Graphite
3 12 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.06%) Terraform
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (12.03%) Adobe
2 12 (4.12%) Splunk
3 7 (2.41%) Google
4 6 (2.06%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.37%) Oracle
6 3 (1.03%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.69%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.69%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.69%) Optimizely
7 2 (0.69%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.34%) Capita
8 1 (0.34%) WooCommerce