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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 252 240 311
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +71
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Designer 74 83 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.70% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.75% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 60 73 26
Average salary £47,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £37,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.32% -4.43%
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
10998 11016 12086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.13% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9251 9758 11049
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 89 (50.86%) HTML
2 82 (46.86%) CSS
3 69 (39.43%) Axure RP
4 57 (32.57%) JavaScript
5 55 (31.43%) Photoshop
5 55 (31.43%) Adobe
6 41 (23.43%) Adobe Illustrator
7 40 (22.86%) Marketing
8 39 (22.29%) OmniGraffle
9 38 (21.71%) E-Commerce
10 33 (18.86%) HTML5
11 32 (18.29%) Android
11 32 (18.29%) Apple iOS
12 28 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (15.43%) Degree
14 24 (13.71%) Scrum
15 23 (13.14%) CSS3
16 21 (12.00%) Information Architecture
16 21 (12.00%) InDesign
17 20 (11.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 19 (10.86%) Analytics
18 19 (10.86%) Mobile App
19 18 (10.29%) Dreamweaver
20 17 (9.71%) User Stories
20 17 (9.71%) Visualisation
21 16 (9.14%) Responsive Web Design
22 15 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
23 14 (8.00%) New Media
24 13 (7.43%) QA
24 13 (7.43%) Social Media

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.57%) CMS
2 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 55 (31.43%) Photoshop
2 41 (23.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 39 (22.29%) OmniGraffle
4 21 (12.00%) InDesign
5 10 (5.71%) Adobe After Effects
6 8 (4.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) Intranet
1 1 (0.57%) Internet
1 1 (0.57%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 69 (39.43%) Axure RP
2 20 (11.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 18 (10.29%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.57%) Grunt
4 1 (0.57%) Bower
General
1 40 (22.86%) Marketing
2 10 (5.71%) Finance
2 10 (5.71%) Banking
3 9 (5.14%) Advertising
4 7 (4.00%) Retail
5 5 (2.86%) Electronics
5 5 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.86%) Games
6 3 (1.71%) Interactive Media
7 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Publishing
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (50.86%) HTML
2 82 (46.86%) CSS
3 33 (18.86%) HTML5
4 23 (13.14%) CSS3
5 13 (7.43%) Flash
6 6 (3.43%) XHTML
6 6 (3.43%) jQuery
7 3 (1.71%) .NET
8 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.14%) XML
8 2 (1.14%) Ajax
8 2 (1.14%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.57%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (0.57%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.57%) Kendo UI
9 1 (0.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.86%) Mobile App
2 17 (9.71%) Visualisation
3 14 (8.00%) New Media
4 13 (7.43%) Social Media
5 10 (5.71%) iPad
5 10 (5.71%) iPhone
6 6 (3.43%) Human Factors
7 5 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (2.86%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.14%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.57%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.57%) Psychology
9 1 (0.57%) RIA
9 1 (0.57%) Open Source
9 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.29%) Android
1 32 (18.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.71%) E-Commerce
2 28 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (13.71%) Scrum
4 21 (12.00%) Information Architecture
5 19 (10.86%) Analytics
6 17 (9.71%) User Stories
7 16 (9.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 15 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (7.43%) CRM
9 13 (7.43%) Project Management
10 12 (6.86%) SEO
10 12 (6.86%) Search Engine Marketing
10 12 (6.86%) Online Marketing
10 12 (6.86%) Agile Project Management
11 11 (6.29%) Usability Testing
11 11 (6.29%) User Experience Design
12 10 (5.71%) Web Development
13 9 (5.14%) Web Analytics
14 8 (4.57%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (3.43%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 57 (32.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.71%) Java
3 2 (1.14%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.57%) Ruby
4 1 (0.57%) C#
4 1 (0.57%) PHP
4 1 (0.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (15.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.43%) QA
Vendors
1 55 (31.43%) Adobe
2 5 (2.86%) Facebook
3 4 (2.29%) Twitter
4 1 (0.57%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.57%) Google
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle
4 1 (0.57%) SAP
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