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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Interaction Designer
Rank 861 818 873
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +55
Permanent jobs requiring an Interaction Designer 19 61 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.057% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.060% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 12
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,396 £35,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £53,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.64%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Interaction Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Interaction Designer
Top 12 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 24 December 2014. 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 -43 19 £52,500 +23.52% 4
London -33 12 £50,000 +17.64% 1
South East -26 5 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Berkshire -8 4 £60,000 +20.00%
City of London -1 3 £45,000 +16.12%
Bracknell - 3 £60,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £25,895 - 1
North East - 2 £25,895 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £25,895 - 1
Maidenhead +6 1 £65,000 -
Oxford - 1 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £37,500 -

Interaction Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 35 (77.78%) User Experience
2 30 (66.67%) HTML
3 25 (55.56%) CSS
4 19 (42.22%) Axure RP
5 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (28.89%) Adobe
6 13 (28.89%) HTML5
7 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (26.67%) jQuery
8 10 (22.22%) CSS3
9 8 (17.78%) Analytics
9 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
10 7 (15.56%) Photoshop
10 7 (15.56%) Web Development
10 7 (15.56%) Use Case
10 7 (15.56%) Visualisation
10 7 (15.56%) Twitter
10 7 (15.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (15.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 6 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
12 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 5 (11.11%) Finance
12 5 (11.11%) Scrum
12 5 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (11.11%) Web Design
12 5 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
13 4 (8.89%) Degree
13 4 (8.89%) Rapid Prototyping
13 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (6.67%) ActionScript

Interaction Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (15.56%) Photoshop
1 7 (15.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 19 (42.22%) Axure RP
2 6 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
3 1 (2.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (66.67%) HTML
2 25 (55.56%) CSS
3 13 (28.89%) HTML5
4 12 (26.67%) jQuery
5 10 (22.22%) CSS3
6 7 (15.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (6.67%) XML
7 3 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (77.78%) User Experience
2 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
3 7 (15.56%) Visualisation
4 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.44%) Wiki
5 2 (4.44%) Interactive TV
6 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.22%) Psychology
6 1 (2.22%) Human Factors
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) Online Games
6 1 (2.22%) iPhone
6 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.78%) Analytics
3 7 (15.56%) Web Development
3 7 (15.56%) Use Case
4 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 5 (11.11%) Scrum
4 5 (11.11%) Web Design
5 4 (8.89%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (6.67%) Validation
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) Usability Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Product Management
7 2 (4.44%) Information Architecture
8 1 (2.22%) Data Management
8 1 (2.22%) Line Management
8 1 (2.22%) Workflow
8 1 (2.22%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.67%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Adobe
2 7 (15.56%) Twitter
3 2 (4.44%) Apple
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per day + Bonus , Homeworking + More
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds/Newcastle/London
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
York
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago