The table below looks at the statistics for the User Experience Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Experience Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 241 249 316
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Designer 75 82 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.69% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.74% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 65 74 31
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £38,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-5.92% +2.01%
User Experience Designer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10586 11026 12043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.93% 93.10% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8925 9669 11044
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

User Experience Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Experience Designer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

User Experience Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

User Experience Designer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Experience Designer across the City of London region.

User Experience Designer Salary Trend in the City of London

User Experience Designer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Experience Designer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

User Experience Designer Salary Histogram in the City of London

User Experience Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited User Experience Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with User Experience Designer in their job title.

1 172 (100.00%) User Experience
2 93 (54.07%) HTML
3 89 (51.74%) CSS
4 69 (40.12%) Axure RP
5 62 (36.05%) JavaScript
6 56 (32.56%) Adobe
7 50 (29.07%) Photoshop
8 47 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (23.26%) Marketing
10 39 (22.67%) OmniGraffle
10 39 (22.67%) HTML5
11 36 (20.93%) Adobe Illustrator
12 35 (20.35%) E-Commerce
13 34 (19.77%) Apple iOS
14 32 (18.60%) Android
15 28 (16.28%) CSS3
16 23 (13.37%) Degree
17 22 (12.79%) Scrum
18 20 (11.63%) Information Architecture
18 20 (11.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
19 19 (11.05%) Dreamweaver
19 19 (11.05%) Mobile App
19 19 (11.05%) Analytics
20 18 (10.47%) Responsive Web Design
21 17 (9.88%) Visualisation
22 16 (9.30%) User Stories
23 15 (8.72%) User Experience Design
24 14 (8.14%) Digital Marketing
24 14 (8.14%) Flash
24 14 (8.14%) InDesign

User Experience Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited User Experience Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with User Experience Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.74%) CMS
2 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.58%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 50 (29.07%) Photoshop
2 39 (22.67%) OmniGraffle
3 36 (20.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (8.14%) InDesign
5 7 (4.07%) Adobe After Effects
6 6 (3.49%) Fireworks
6 6 (3.49%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.58%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.16%) MySQL
1 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 69 (40.12%) Axure RP
2 20 (11.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 19 (11.05%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.58%) Grunt
4 1 (0.58%) Bower
General
1 40 (23.26%) Marketing
2 11 (6.40%) Retail
3 10 (5.81%) Banking
3 10 (5.81%) Finance
4 9 (5.23%) Advertising
5 7 (4.07%) Games
5 7 (4.07%) Electronics
6 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.74%) Interactive Media
7 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Publishing
8 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.58%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (54.07%) HTML
2 89 (51.74%) CSS
3 39 (22.67%) HTML5
4 28 (16.28%) CSS3
5 14 (8.14%) Flash
6 9 (5.23%) jQuery
7 8 (4.65%) XHTML
8 3 (1.74%) Ajax
8 3 (1.74%) XML
8 3 (1.74%) .NET
9 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.58%) JSON
10 1 (0.58%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.58%) Qt
10 1 (0.58%) QML
10 1 (0.58%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.58%) Kendo UI
10 1 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 172 (100.00%) User Experience
2 19 (11.05%) Mobile App
3 17 (9.88%) Visualisation
4 12 (6.98%) Social Media
5 10 (5.81%) New Media
6 9 (5.23%) iPhone
7 7 (4.07%) iPad
8 6 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.91%) Graphic Design
9 5 (2.91%) Human Factors
10 3 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.16%) IPTV
12 1 (0.58%) Open Source
12 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.58%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.58%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.58%) W3C
12 1 (0.58%) RIA
12 1 (0.58%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 34 (19.77%) Apple iOS
2 32 (18.60%) Android
3 2 (1.16%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.35%) E-Commerce
3 22 (12.79%) Scrum
4 20 (11.63%) Information Architecture
5 19 (11.05%) Analytics
6 18 (10.47%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (9.30%) User Stories
8 15 (8.72%) User Experience Design
9 14 (8.14%) Digital Marketing
10 13 (7.56%) Project Management
10 13 (7.56%) SEO
11 12 (6.98%) Usability Testing
12 11 (6.40%) CRM
12 11 (6.40%) Mentoring
13 10 (5.81%) Agile Project Management
13 10 (5.81%) Web Development
13 10 (5.81%) Search Engine Marketing
13 10 (5.81%) Online Marketing
14 8 (4.65%) Web Analytics
15 7 (4.07%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (36.05%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.74%) PHP
2 3 (1.74%) Java
3 2 (1.16%) Ruby
3 2 (1.16%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.58%) XAML
4 1 (0.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (13.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.40%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) WCAG
Vendors
1 56 (32.56%) Adobe
2 5 (2.91%) Facebook
3 4 (2.33%) Twitter
4 2 (1.16%) Apple
5 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.58%) Google
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle
5 1 (0.58%) SAP
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft
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