Period
to 11 May 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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 57 80
Rank change year-on-year +6 +23 -15
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 259 212 290
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.13% 4.31% 3.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.40% 15.35% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 231 180 240
10th Percentile £27,933 £31,225 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £41,500 £39,087
Median % change year-on-year +8.43% +6.17% -2.28%
75th Percentile £56,250 £54,063 £47,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,366 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 1,798 1,381 2,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 35.64% 28.05% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,403 1,140 1,915
10th Percentile £28,250 £25,725 £24,702
25th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,195 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.18% +0.35% +7.84%

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 11 May 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 11 May 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 +30 186 £45,000 +12.50% 40
North Yorkshire +18 33 £47,500 +14.46% 2
South Yorkshire -46 28 £35,000 -22.22% 13
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 11 May 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.

1 130 (50.19%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (42.08%) JavaScript
3 102 (39.38%) HTML
4 98 (37.84%) CSS
5 61 (23.55%) Social Skills
6 52 (20.08%) Wireframes
7 46 (17.76%) Front End Development
8 42 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
9 37 (14.29%) React
10 34 (13.13%) Git (software)
10 34 (13.13%) Web Development
10 34 (13.13%) Adobe
11 31 (11.97%) Scrum
11 31 (11.97%) jQuery
12 29 (11.20%) Prototyping
13 28 (10.81%) HTML5
14 26 (10.04%) Greenfield Project
14 26 (10.04%) Vue.js
15 24 (9.27%) Collaborative Working
15 24 (9.27%) Azure
16 23 (8.88%) REST
16 23 (8.88%) Marketing
16 23 (8.88%) Web Design
16 23 (8.88%) TDD
16 23 (8.88%) C#
16 23 (8.88%) Docker
16 23 (8.88%) DevOps
17 22 (8.49%) Public Sector
18 21 (8.11%) .NET
18 21 (8.11%) CMS

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 21 (8.11%) CMS
2 9 (3.47%) Umbraco
3 7 (2.70%) Confluence
4 5 (1.93%) Kentico
5 3 (1.16%) Drupal
6 2 (0.77%) Headless CMS
6 2 (0.77%) Moodle
Applications
1 16 (6.18%) Photoshop
2 15 (5.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (5.02%) Figma
4 12 (4.63%) Sketch
5 11 (4.25%) InVision
6 10 (3.86%) Adobe XD
7 7 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (1.16%) Chatbot
8 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (0.77%) InDesign
9 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (0.77%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Shopify
2 1 (0.39%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.27%) Azure
2 10 (3.86%) Power Platform
3 8 (3.09%) GitHub
4 7 (2.70%) AWS
5 5 (1.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (1.54%) GCP
6 4 (1.54%) SaaS
7 3 (1.16%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.16%) Slack
7 3 (1.16%) Trello
8 2 (0.77%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.77%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.77%) Matillion
8 2 (0.77%) PaaS
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.39%) IaaS
9 1 (0.39%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (0.39%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.18%) HTTP
2 6 (2.32%) Internet
3 1 (0.39%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.39%) DHCP
3 1 (0.39%) DNS
3 1 (0.39%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.41%) MySQL
2 12 (4.63%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.86%) Power BI
4 6 (2.32%) Big Data
5 5 (1.93%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.54%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (13.13%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.79%) Visual Studio
2 15 (5.79%) webpack
3 11 (4.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.47%) Axure RP
4 9 (3.47%) Cypress.io
4 9 (3.47%) gulp
5 7 (2.70%) JIRA
6 2 (0.77%) git-flow
6 2 (0.77%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.77%) Subversion
6 2 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.39%) Babel
7 1 (0.39%) Balsamiq
7 1 (0.39%) Selenium
7 1 (0.39%) Sourcetree
General
1 61 (23.55%) Social Skills
2 23 (8.88%) Marketing
3 22 (8.49%) Public Sector
4 12 (4.63%) Presentation Skills
5 10 (3.86%) Finance
5 10 (3.86%) Organisational Skills
6 8 (3.09%) Games
6 8 (3.09%) Local Government
7 7 (2.70%) Electronics
8 6 (2.32%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.93%) Influencing Skills
9 5 (1.93%) Retail
10 3 (1.16%) Public Speaking
11 2 (0.77%) Law
11 2 (0.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (36.29%) Developer
2 68 (26.25%) Designer
3 58 (22.39%) UX Designer
4 42 (16.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 20 (7.72%) User Researcher
6 18 (6.95%) Web Developer
7 16 (6.18%) Analyst
8 15 (5.79%) User Experience Researcher
9 14 (5.41%) Business Analyst
10 13 (5.02%) Software Developer
10 13 (5.02%) UI Designer
10 13 (5.02%) UI/UX Designer
11 11 (4.25%) HTML CSS Developer
11 11 (4.25%) HTML Developer
11 11 (4.25%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (3.86%) Senior User Researcher
13 9 (3.47%) Junior
13 9 (3.47%) Senior Designer
13 9 (3.47%) Senior User Experience Researcher
13 9 (3.47%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (39.38%) HTML
2 98 (37.84%) CSS
3 37 (14.29%) React
4 31 (11.97%) jQuery
5 28 (10.81%) HTML5
6 26 (10.04%) Vue.js
7 23 (8.88%) REST
8 21 (8.11%) .NET
9 20 (7.72%) Redux
9 20 (7.72%) Sass
10 17 (6.56%) AngularJS
10 17 (6.56%) CSS3
11 16 (6.18%) RESTful
12 10 (3.86%) ASP.NET
12 10 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (3.09%) JSON
14 7 (2.70%) GraphQL
14 7 (2.70%) Node.js
14 7 (2.70%) Web Services
15 6 (2.32%) Playwright
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.04%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (6.18%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.25%) Graphic Design
3 11 (4.25%) NHS
3 11 (4.25%) Smartphone
4 10 (3.86%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.16%) Contactless
6 3 (1.16%) Motion Graphics
6 3 (1.16%) Video Editing
7 2 (0.77%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.77%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.77%) SCORM
7 2 (0.77%) Social Media
8 1 (0.39%) Animation
8 1 (0.39%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.54%) Apple iOS
1 4 (1.54%) Windows
2 3 (1.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (50.19%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (20.08%) Wireframes
3 46 (17.76%) Front End Development
4 42 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
5 34 (13.13%) Web Development
6 31 (11.97%) Scrum
7 29 (11.20%) Prototyping
8 24 (9.27%) Collaborative Working
9 23 (8.88%) DevOps
9 23 (8.88%) TDD
9 23 (8.88%) Web Design
10 20 (7.72%) Usability Testing
11 19 (7.34%) Analytics
11 19 (7.34%) BDD
11 19 (7.34%) MVC
11 19 (7.34%) Unit Testing
12 17 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (6.56%) SEO
12 17 (6.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 16 (6.18%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 109 (42.08%) JavaScript
2 23 (8.88%) C#
3 16 (6.18%) PHP
4 15 (5.79%) ES6
5 14 (5.41%) SQL
6 8 (3.09%) Java
7 7 (2.70%) Python
7 7 (2.70%) TypeScript
8 5 (1.93%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (1.16%) PHP 7
10 2 (0.77%) Java 8
11 1 (0.39%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.39%) C
11 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (5.02%) Degree
2 3 (1.16%) CSPO
2 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.09%) QA
System Software
1 23 (8.88%) Docker
2 2 (0.77%) Firmware
3 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) Terraform
2 2 (0.77%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.39%) SCCM
3 1 (0.39%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 34 (13.13%) Adobe
2 8 (3.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.16%) Google
4 2 (0.77%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.77%) T-Plan
5 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.39%) Reuters
5 1 (0.39%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.39%) Xamarin