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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 263 237 283
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 39 106 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.84% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.91% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 37 77 38
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -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
9253 11693 10940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.56% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7934 9898 9425
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 £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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.

1 109 (100.00%) User Experience
2 53 (48.62%) HTML
3 51 (46.79%) CSS
4 42 (38.53%) Axure RP
5 37 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (23.85%) Adobe Illustrator
6 26 (23.85%) Photoshop
7 22 (20.18%) Web Design
8 18 (16.51%) Mobile App
8 18 (16.51%) OmniGraffle
8 18 (16.51%) E-Commerce
9 17 (15.60%) Information Architecture
10 16 (14.68%) Usability Testing
11 14 (12.84%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (11.93%) Finance
12 13 (11.93%) MS Visio
13 12 (11.01%) Degree
13 12 (11.01%) Graphic Design
14 11 (10.09%) Adobe
15 10 (9.17%) Apple iOS
15 10 (9.17%) HTML5
16 9 (8.26%) CSS3
17 8 (7.34%) Social Media
17 8 (7.34%) Analytics
17 8 (7.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 8 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
17 8 (7.34%) JavaScript
17 8 (7.34%) Scrum
18 7 (6.42%) Flash
18 7 (6.42%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (23.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 26 (23.85%) Photoshop
2 18 (16.51%) OmniGraffle
3 13 (11.93%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.67%) Fireworks
5 3 (2.75%) MS Office
6 1 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.92%) InDesign
6 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) Internet
Development Applications
1 42 (38.53%) Axure RP
2 4 (3.67%) Jasmine
2 4 (3.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (3.67%) JSHint
3 3 (2.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 13 (11.93%) Finance
2 5 (4.59%) Interactive Media
2 5 (4.59%) Games
3 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.83%) Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Advertising
5 1 (0.92%) Publishing
5 1 (0.92%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (48.62%) HTML
2 51 (46.79%) CSS
3 10 (9.17%) HTML5
4 9 (8.26%) CSS3
5 8 (7.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (6.42%) Flash
7 4 (3.67%) XHTML
7 4 (3.67%) Backbone.js
7 4 (3.67%) RESTful
7 4 (3.67%) LESS
7 4 (3.67%) Zurb Foundation
8 2 (1.83%) .NET
9 1 (0.92%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (0.92%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 109 (100.00%) User Experience
2 18 (16.51%) Mobile App
3 12 (11.01%) Graphic Design
4 8 (7.34%) Social Media
5 4 (3.67%) W3C
5 4 (3.67%) Copywriting
6 3 (2.75%) Psychology
6 3 (2.75%) Mobile Games
7 2 (1.83%) Online Gambling
7 2 (1.83%) Interactive TV
7 2 (1.83%) Social Gaming
7 2 (1.83%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.92%) iPhone
8 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.92%) IPTV
8 1 (0.92%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.92%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.17%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.50%) Android
3 4 (3.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.18%) Web Design
3 18 (16.51%) E-Commerce
4 17 (15.60%) Information Architecture
5 16 (14.68%) Usability Testing
6 14 (12.84%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (7.34%) Analytics
7 8 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.34%) Scrum
8 7 (6.42%) User Stories
8 7 (6.42%) Mentoring
8 7 (6.42%) UX Design
9 6 (5.50%) B2B
9 6 (5.50%) Web Analytics
10 5 (4.59%) Industrial Design
10 5 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (4.59%) B2C
11 3 (2.75%) Customer Engagement
11 3 (2.75%) Waterfall
11 3 (2.75%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.34%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.50%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (10.09%) Adobe
2 4 (3.67%) Apple
3 2 (1.83%) Facebook
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Response Network
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance and Gym
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Experian
Salary: great benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago