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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 238 257 229
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 33 62 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.59% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.62% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30 50 100
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
6744 10027 11832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.13% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6077 8498 9965
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016, 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 59 (100.00%) User Experience
2 25 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (33.90%) HTML
3 20 (33.90%) CSS
4 16 (27.12%) Information Architecture
5 15 (25.42%) Apple iOS
5 15 (25.42%) Android
6 13 (22.03%) Advertising
6 13 (22.03%) Axure RP
7 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
8 11 (18.64%) Analytics
9 10 (16.95%) Degree
9 10 (16.95%) Photoshop
10 8 (13.56%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (13.56%) Mobile App
11 7 (11.86%) Mobile First
11 7 (11.86%) Front End Development
11 7 (11.86%) Finance
11 7 (11.86%) Windows
11 7 (11.86%) Adobe
11 7 (11.86%) Use Case
11 7 (11.86%) Usability Testing
12 6 (10.17%) Data Protection
12 6 (10.17%) Copywriting
12 6 (10.17%) Workflow
12 6 (10.17%) Performance Analysis
12 6 (10.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 5 (8.47%) Internet
13 5 (8.47%) QA
13 5 (8.47%) Interactive Media

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Photoshop
2 8 (13.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (3.39%) InDesign
3 2 (3.39%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) GitHub
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Internet
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Axure RP
2 6 (10.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.78%) Jasmine
3 4 (6.78%) JSHint
3 4 (6.78%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (3.39%) JIRA
General
1 13 (22.03%) Advertising
2 7 (11.86%) Finance
3 5 (8.47%) Interactive Media
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.90%) CSS
1 20 (33.90%) HTML
2 4 (6.78%) Backbone.js
2 4 (6.78%) Flash
2 4 (6.78%) LESS
2 4 (6.78%) RESTful
2 4 (6.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (5.08%) HTML5
4 2 (3.39%) CSS3
4 2 (3.39%) jQuery
5 1 (1.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 59 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (13.56%) Mobile App
3 6 (10.17%) Copywriting
4 4 (6.78%) iPad
4 4 (6.78%) Psychology
5 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.08%) Video on Demand
6 2 (3.39%) Animation
6 2 (3.39%) Fintech
6 2 (3.39%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.69%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.69%) IPTV
7 1 (1.69%) NHS
7 1 (1.69%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.69%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Android
1 15 (25.42%) Apple iOS
2 7 (11.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) Information Architecture
3 11 (18.64%) Analytics
4 7 (11.86%) Front End Development
4 7 (11.86%) Mobile First
4 7 (11.86%) Usability Testing
4 7 (11.86%) Use Case
5 6 (10.17%) Data Protection
5 6 (10.17%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (10.17%) Workflow
6 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.78%) Scrum
6 4 (6.78%) Service Design
6 4 (6.78%) User Stories
6 4 (6.78%) UX Design
7 3 (5.08%) Human Factors
7 3 (5.08%) Industrial Design
7 3 (5.08%) Sociology
7 3 (5.08%) Typography
7 3 (5.08%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
1 5 (8.47%) WCAG
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Adobe
2 4 (6.78%) Google
3 3 (5.08%) Apple
4 1 (1.69%) Twitter
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