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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 253 249 272
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 55 95 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.75% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.81% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 49 66 48
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -3.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.96%
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
9562 11707 11254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 92.52% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8248 9892 9769
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £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 3 July 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 July 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.

1 113 (100.00%) User Experience
2 52 (46.02%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (40.71%) HTML
3 46 (40.71%) CSS
4 34 (30.09%) Axure RP
5 33 (29.20%) Photoshop
5 33 (29.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 21 (18.58%) Information Architecture
6 21 (18.58%) Degree
6 21 (18.58%) Finance
7 20 (17.70%) Web Design
7 20 (17.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (16.81%) Usability Testing
8 19 (16.81%) E-Commerce
9 15 (13.27%) Data Protection
9 15 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (12.39%) Graphic Design
10 14 (12.39%) Mobile App
11 13 (11.50%) Adobe
12 12 (10.62%) JavaScript
12 12 (10.62%) Industrial Design
13 11 (9.73%) Scrum
13 11 (9.73%) Apple iOS
14 10 (8.85%) Analytics
14 10 (8.85%) Social Media
15 9 (7.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 8 (7.08%) Copywriting
17 7 (6.19%) Banking
17 7 (6.19%) C
17 7 (6.19%) Flash

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 33 (29.20%) Photoshop
1 33 (29.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (6.19%) OmniGraffle
2 7 (6.19%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.42%) Fireworks
4 3 (2.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (2.65%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.31%) Internet
Development Applications
1 34 (30.09%) Axure RP
2 9 (7.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 21 (18.58%) Finance
2 7 (6.19%) Banking
3 6 (5.31%) Games
4 5 (4.42%) Back Office
5 3 (2.65%) Electronics
5 3 (2.65%) Interactive Media
6 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.77%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.77%) Marketing
7 1 (0.88%) Retail
7 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (40.71%) HTML
1 46 (40.71%) CSS
2 7 (6.19%) Flash
3 5 (4.42%) HTML5
3 5 (4.42%) CSS3
4 3 (2.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (2.65%) Zurb Foundation
4 3 (2.65%) XHTML
4 3 (2.65%) jQuery
5 2 (1.77%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 113 (100.00%) User Experience
2 14 (12.39%) Graphic Design
2 14 (12.39%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.85%) Social Media
4 8 (7.08%) Copywriting
5 6 (5.31%) Psychology
6 4 (3.54%) Animation
6 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.65%) New Media
7 3 (2.65%) W3C
7 3 (2.65%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.77%) Mobile Games
8 2 (1.77%) Interactive TV
8 2 (1.77%) Social Gaming
8 2 (1.77%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.77%) Online Gambling
8 2 (1.77%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.88%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.73%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.65%) Mac OS X
2 3 (2.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (46.02%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.58%) Information Architecture
3 20 (17.70%) Responsive Web Design
3 20 (17.70%) Web Design
4 19 (16.81%) Usability Testing
4 19 (16.81%) E-Commerce
5 15 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (13.27%) Data Protection
6 12 (10.62%) Industrial Design
7 11 (9.73%) Scrum
8 10 (8.85%) Analytics
9 7 (6.19%) UX Design
9 7 (6.19%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.31%) User Stories
10 6 (5.31%) Web Analytics
11 5 (4.42%) B2B
11 5 (4.42%) B2C
11 5 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.42%) Mobile First
12 4 (3.54%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.62%) JavaScript
2 7 (6.19%) C
3 3 (2.65%) C++
3 3 (2.65%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (18.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (11.50%) Adobe
2 3 (2.65%) Apple
3 2 (1.77%) Facebook
4 1 (0.88%) Google
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