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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interaction Designer
Rank 842 814 867
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +53
Permanent jobs requiring an Interaction Designer 24 61 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.059% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.062% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 16 39 11
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £39,390 £48,750 -
% change year-on-year
-19.20% -

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 28 January 2015 within the UK.

Interaction Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Interaction Designer
Top 9 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 28 January 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 -21 23 £60,000 +41.17% 2
London -28 16 £62,500 +47.05% 1
City of London -6 4 £57,500 +35.29%
North East - 4 £25,895 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £25,895 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £25,895 -
Berkshire -18 3 £60,000 +20.00%
South East -30 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Bracknell - 3 £60,000 -

Interaction Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 30 (73.17%) User Experience
2 23 (56.10%) HTML
3 17 (41.46%) CSS
4 16 (39.02%) Axure RP
5 12 (29.27%) Photoshop
6 11 (26.83%) Adobe
7 10 (24.39%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
9 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
9 7 (17.07%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (14.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (14.63%) jQuery
11 5 (12.20%) Analytics
11 5 (12.20%) Web Design
11 5 (12.20%) Scrum
12 4 (9.76%) Degree
12 4 (9.76%) Product Management
13 3 (7.32%) Rapid Prototyping
13 3 (7.32%) Information Architecture
13 3 (7.32%) HTML5
13 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (7.32%) Psychology
13 3 (7.32%) Human Factors
13 3 (7.32%) Advertising
13 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
13 3 (7.32%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (7.32%) ActionScript
13 3 (7.32%) XML
13 3 (7.32%) XHTML

Interaction Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 12 (29.27%) Photoshop
2 10 (24.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (17.07%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (14.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Axure RP
2 3 (7.32%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (7.32%) Advertising
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (56.10%) HTML
2 17 (41.46%) CSS
3 6 (14.63%) jQuery
4 3 (7.32%) HTML5
4 3 (7.32%) XML
4 3 (7.32%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (73.17%) User Experience
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Psychology
2 3 (7.32%) Human Factors
3 2 (4.88%) Wiki
3 2 (4.88%) iPhone
3 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.88%) Interactive TV
3 2 (4.88%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) BBC
4 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Android
1 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
3 5 (12.20%) Scrum
3 5 (12.20%) Web Design
3 5 (12.20%) Analytics
4 4 (9.76%) Product Management
5 3 (7.32%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (7.32%) Information Architecture
5 3 (7.32%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Information Security
6 2 (4.88%) Validation
6 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.44%) Line Management
7 1 (2.44%) Data Management
7 1 (2.44%) Usability Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Workflow
7 1 (2.44%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.32%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Adobe
2 2 (4.88%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) Facebook
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