The table below looks at the statistics for the UX 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 UX Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 257 224 270
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 57 104 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.89% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.96% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 46 82 41
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
UX 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
9979 10820 10649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.24% 92.75% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8509 9103 9449
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

UX Designer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

UX Designer Salary Trend in the City of London

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UX Designer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

UX Designer Salary Histogram in the City of London

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited UX 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 UX Designer in their job title.

1 126 (100.00%) User Experience
2 72 (57.14%) HTML
3 61 (48.41%) CSS
4 50 (39.68%) Axure RP
5 34 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (24.60%) OmniGraffle
7 29 (23.02%) Adobe Illustrator
8 28 (22.22%) Photoshop
9 22 (17.46%) Web Design
9 22 (17.46%) Mobile App
10 20 (15.87%) Usability Testing
10 20 (15.87%) Information Architecture
11 19 (15.08%) HTML5
12 17 (13.49%) MS Visio
13 15 (11.90%) JavaScript
13 15 (11.90%) E-Commerce
13 15 (11.90%) Degree
14 14 (11.11%) Adobe
15 13 (10.32%) Responsive Web Design
15 13 (10.32%) Analytics
16 12 (9.52%) Internet
16 12 (9.52%) Android
16 12 (9.52%) Apple iOS
16 12 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 11 (8.73%) Graphic Design
17 11 (8.73%) CSS3
18 10 (7.94%) Finance
18 10 (7.94%) UX Design
19 9 (7.14%) QA
20 8 (6.35%) Flash

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited UX 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 UX Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 31 (24.60%) OmniGraffle
2 29 (23.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 28 (22.22%) Photoshop
4 17 (13.49%) MS Visio
5 6 (4.76%) MS Office
5 6 (4.76%) Fireworks
6 3 (2.38%) Acrobat
6 3 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.79%) InDesign
7 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 50 (39.68%) Axure RP
2 8 (6.35%) Jasmine
2 8 (6.35%) Karma Test Runner
2 8 (6.35%) JSHint
2 8 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (3.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (7.94%) Finance
2 7 (5.56%) Games
2 7 (5.56%) Retail
3 6 (4.76%) Advertising
4 5 (3.97%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.97%) Interactive Media
5 2 (1.59%) Publishing
5 2 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.59%) Marketing
5 2 (1.59%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (57.14%) HTML
2 61 (48.41%) CSS
3 19 (15.08%) HTML5
4 12 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (8.73%) CSS3
6 8 (6.35%) Backbone.js
6 8 (6.35%) LESS
6 8 (6.35%) RESTful
6 8 (6.35%) Flash
7 5 (3.97%) XHTML
8 4 (3.17%) Zurb Foundation
9 2 (1.59%) .NET
10 1 (0.79%) XML
10 1 (0.79%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.79%) jQuery
10 1 (0.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 126 (100.00%) User Experience
2 22 (17.46%) Mobile App
3 11 (8.73%) Graphic Design
4 4 (3.17%) Spread Betting
4 4 (3.17%) W3C
4 4 (3.17%) Social Media
5 3 (2.38%) Mobile Games
6 2 (1.59%) Interactive TV
6 2 (1.59%) IPTV
6 2 (1.59%) Psychology
6 2 (1.59%) Online Gambling
6 2 (1.59%) iPhone
6 2 (1.59%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.59%) Social Gaming
6 2 (1.59%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.59%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.52%) Android
1 12 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.17%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.46%) Web Design
3 20 (15.87%) Usability Testing
3 20 (15.87%) Information Architecture
4 15 (11.90%) E-Commerce
5 13 (10.32%) Analytics
5 13 (10.32%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (7.94%) UX Design
7 8 (6.35%) User Stories
8 7 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.76%) B2B
10 5 (3.97%) B2C
10 5 (3.97%) Web Analytics
10 5 (3.97%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (3.17%) Time Management
11 4 (3.17%) Project Management
11 4 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (3.17%) Scrum
12 3 (2.38%) Use Case
12 3 (2.38%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.90%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.97%) C
3 1 (0.79%) PHP
3 1 (0.79%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 15 (11.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (11.11%) Adobe
2 4 (3.17%) Apple
3 3 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.59%) Facebook
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