The table below looks at the statistics for the Interaction Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Interaction Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interaction Designer
Rank 880 924 867
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -57
Permanent jobs requiring an Interaction Designer 20 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.017% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.017% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 20
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £38,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £57,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Interaction Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Interaction Designer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Interaction Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Interaction Designer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Interaction Designer within the UK.

Interaction Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Interaction Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Interaction Designer over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 within the UK.

Interaction Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Interaction Designer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Interaction Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 17 £65,000 +62.50% 3
London +42 14 £65,000 +62.50% 1
City of London +21 3 £65,000 +62.50%
West Yorkshire - 2 £30,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £30,000 - 2
East of England +31 1 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,000 -
Bradford - 1 £30,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £40,000 -
Leeds - 1 - - 1

Interaction Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Interaction 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 Interaction Designer in their job title.

1 32 (76.19%) User Experience
2 19 (45.24%) Axure RP
3 17 (40.48%) HTML
4 16 (38.10%) Photoshop
5 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (30.95%) CSS
7 12 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (19.05%) Degree
9 7 (16.67%) Product Management
9 7 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (11.90%) jQuery
10 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
10 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
11 4 (9.52%) Adobe
11 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
11 4 (9.52%) Scrum
11 4 (9.52%) Human Factors
12 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 3 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (7.14%) Graphic Design
12 3 (7.14%) Psychology
12 3 (7.14%) Marketing
12 3 (7.14%) Information Architecture
12 3 (7.14%) Web Design
12 3 (7.14%) Banking
12 3 (7.14%) Retail
13 2 (4.76%) Interactive TV
13 2 (4.76%) Ajax
13 2 (4.76%) Information Security
13 2 (4.76%) Apple

Interaction Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Interaction 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 Interaction Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Photoshop
2 12 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (7.14%) Banking
1 3 (7.14%) Retail
1 3 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) HTML
2 13 (30.95%) CSS
3 5 (11.90%) jQuery
4 2 (4.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 32 (76.19%) User Experience
2 4 (9.52%) Human Factors
3 3 (7.14%) Graphic Design
3 3 (7.14%) Psychology
4 2 (4.76%) Interactive TV
4 2 (4.76%) Wiki
4 2 (4.76%) iPhone
5 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Android
1 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) Product Management
3 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
4 4 (9.52%) Scrum
5 3 (7.14%) Web Design
5 3 (7.14%) Information Architecture
5 3 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.76%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (4.76%) Information Security
6 2 (4.76%) Workflow
6 2 (4.76%) Product Marketing
7 1 (2.38%) UX Design
7 1 (2.38%) Usability Testing
7 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Adobe
2 2 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (2.38%) Facebook
Leeds, United Kingdom
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £37,620 with an additional Digital Allowance of circa £10,880
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum, Benefits + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35 - £50 per annum, Benefits + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago