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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 247 251 238
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 49 73 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.62% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.67% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40 59 75
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -3.28%
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
8823 10878 11145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.03% 92.71% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7626 9156 9851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 91 (100.00%) User Experience
2 44 (48.35%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (36.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 33 (36.26%) Photoshop
4 29 (31.87%) CSS
4 29 (31.87%) HTML
5 28 (30.77%) Axure RP
6 23 (25.27%) Degree
7 20 (21.98%) Finance
8 19 (20.88%) Data Protection
9 17 (18.68%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (18.68%) Apple iOS
10 15 (16.48%) Industrial Design
11 14 (15.38%) Usability Testing
11 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (15.38%) Adobe
12 13 (14.29%) Information Architecture
12 13 (14.29%) Mobile App
13 12 (13.19%) Web Design
14 11 (12.09%) Graphic Design
14 11 (12.09%) JavaScript
14 11 (12.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 10 (10.99%) E-Commerce
16 9 (9.89%) Scrum
16 9 (9.89%) Copywriting
16 9 (9.89%) Social Media
17 8 (8.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 8 (8.79%) Android
17 8 (8.79%) UX Design
18 7 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.10%) Apache
1 1 (1.10%) Node.js
Applications
1 33 (36.26%) Photoshop
1 33 (36.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (8.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (5.49%) Adobe After Effects
3 5 (5.49%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.49%) Fireworks
4 4 (4.40%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (2.20%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (30.77%) Axure RP
2 11 (12.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.10%) Maven
3 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.10%) Grunt
3 1 (1.10%) gulp
General
1 20 (21.98%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Banking
3 6 (6.59%) Games
4 5 (5.49%) Back Office
4 5 (5.49%) Electronics
5 3 (3.30%) Automotive
6 2 (2.20%) Retail
6 2 (2.20%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.20%) Marketing
7 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.87%) HTML
1 29 (31.87%) CSS
2 6 (6.59%) jQuery
3 2 (2.20%) Silverlight
3 2 (2.20%) Flash
3 2 (2.20%) HTML5
4 1 (1.10%) REST
4 1 (1.10%) CSS3
4 1 (1.10%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.10%) Sass
4 1 (1.10%) LESS
4 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.10%) JSON
4 1 (1.10%) XML
4 1 (1.10%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 91 (100.00%) User Experience
2 13 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 11 (12.09%) Graphic Design
4 9 (9.89%) Copywriting
4 9 (9.89%) Social Media
5 6 (6.59%) New Media
5 6 (6.59%) Animation
5 6 (6.59%) Psychology
5 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.49%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (3.30%) Human Factors
7 3 (3.30%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.10%) Mobile Games
9 1 (1.10%) Interactive TV
9 1 (1.10%) Social Gaming
9 1 (1.10%) Online Gambling
9 1 (1.10%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Apple iOS
2 8 (8.79%) Android
3 1 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.35%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.88%) Data Protection
3 17 (18.68%) Responsive Web Design
4 15 (16.48%) Industrial Design
5 14 (15.38%) Usability Testing
5 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (14.29%) Information Architecture
7 12 (13.19%) Web Design
8 10 (10.99%) E-Commerce
9 9 (9.89%) Scrum
10 8 (8.79%) UX Design
11 7 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
11 7 (7.69%) Analytics
11 7 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.49%) 3D Modelling
13 2 (2.20%) Validation
13 2 (2.20%) Project Management
14 1 (1.10%) MVC
14 1 (1.10%) Workflow
14 1 (1.10%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.09%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.49%) C++
2 5 (5.49%) Objective-C
3 4 (4.40%) C
4 1 (1.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (25.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) QA
1 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (15.38%) Adobe
2 1 (1.10%) Google
2 1 (1.10%) Facebook
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