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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 256 230 280
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 51 113 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.90% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.97% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 42 87 43
Average salary £50,000 £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 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
9768 11643 11166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.82% 92.49% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8316 9804 9765
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 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 24 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.

1 119 (100.00%) User Experience
2 62 (52.10%) HTML
3 55 (46.22%) CSS
4 48 (40.34%) Axure RP
5 37 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (22.69%) Adobe Illustrator
7 26 (21.85%) Photoshop
7 26 (21.85%) OmniGraffle
8 22 (18.49%) Web Design
9 21 (17.65%) Mobile App
10 19 (15.97%) Information Architecture
10 19 (15.97%) Usability Testing
11 18 (15.13%) E-Commerce
12 15 (12.61%) MS Visio
13 14 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (10.92%) HTML5
14 13 (10.92%) Adobe
14 13 (10.92%) Finance
15 12 (10.08%) Degree
15 12 (10.08%) Apple iOS
16 11 (9.24%) Analytics
16 11 (9.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (8.40%) Android
17 10 (8.40%) Graphic Design
18 9 (7.56%) Internet
18 9 (7.56%) JavaScript
18 9 (7.56%) UX Design
18 9 (7.56%) CSS3
19 8 (6.72%) User Stories
19 8 (6.72%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 27 (22.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 26 (21.85%) OmniGraffle
2 26 (21.85%) Photoshop
3 15 (12.61%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.20%) Fireworks
5 3 (2.52%) MS Office
6 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.84%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.84%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 48 (40.34%) Axure RP
2 7 (5.88%) Jasmine
2 7 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
2 7 (5.88%) JSHint
2 7 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 13 (10.92%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Games
3 6 (5.04%) Retail
4 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.20%) Interactive Media
5 4 (3.36%) Advertising
6 1 (0.84%) Publishing
6 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Marketing
6 1 (0.84%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (52.10%) HTML
2 55 (46.22%) CSS
3 13 (10.92%) HTML5
4 11 (9.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (7.56%) CSS3
6 8 (6.72%) Flash
7 7 (5.88%) Backbone.js
7 7 (5.88%) LESS
7 7 (5.88%) RESTful
8 4 (3.36%) Zurb Foundation
8 4 (3.36%) XHTML
9 2 (1.68%) .NET
10 1 (0.84%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 1 (0.84%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 119 (100.00%) User Experience
2 21 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.40%) Graphic Design
4 6 (5.04%) Social Media
5 4 (3.36%) Spread Betting
5 4 (3.36%) W3C
6 3 (2.52%) Mobile Games
6 3 (2.52%) Psychology
7 2 (1.68%) Interactive TV
7 2 (1.68%) IPTV
7 2 (1.68%) Social Gaming
7 2 (1.68%) Copywriting
7 2 (1.68%) Online Gambling
7 2 (1.68%) iPhone
7 2 (1.68%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.68%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.84%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.08%) Apple iOS
2 10 (8.40%) Android
3 4 (3.36%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.49%) Web Design
3 19 (15.97%) Usability Testing
3 19 (15.97%) Information Architecture
4 18 (15.13%) E-Commerce
5 14 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (9.24%) Analytics
7 9 (7.56%) UX Design
8 8 (6.72%) User Stories
8 8 (6.72%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.04%) B2B
9 6 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.04%) Scrum
9 6 (5.04%) Web Analytics
10 5 (4.20%) B2C
10 5 (4.20%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (2.52%) Project Management
11 3 (2.52%) Industrial Design
11 3 (2.52%) Waterfall
11 3 (2.52%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.56%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.04%) C
3 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (10.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (10.92%) Adobe
2 4 (3.36%) Apple
3 2 (1.68%) Facebook
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