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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interaction Designer
Rank 864 865 831
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an Interaction Designer 29 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.037% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.039% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 28
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £68,250 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -5.26%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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 -9 29 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Yorkshire - 15 £35,000 - 1
London -12 14 £60,000 +4.34%
South Yorkshire - 13 £35,000 - 1
Sheffield - 12 £35,000 - 1
City of London +19 3 £64,500 +67.53%
Leeds - 2 £36,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £36,500 -
Ealing - 1 £60,000 -

Interaction Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 42 (87.50%) User Experience
2 19 (39.58%) HTML
3 18 (37.50%) CSS
4 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (27.08%) Project Management
6 11 (22.92%) Degree
7 10 (20.83%) Banking
8 9 (18.75%) Retail
8 9 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (16.67%) Sass
9 8 (16.67%) Analytics
9 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 7 (14.58%) Games
11 6 (12.50%) Android
11 6 (12.50%) Information Architecture
11 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 5 (10.42%) Marketing
12 5 (10.42%) Web Design
12 5 (10.42%) C
12 5 (10.42%) Social Network
12 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
13 3 (6.25%) Use Case
13 3 (6.25%) Finance
13 3 (6.25%) UX Design
13 3 (6.25%) Product Management
13 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
13 3 (6.25%) Axure RP
13 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
14 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills

Interaction Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.25%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (20.83%) Banking
2 9 (18.75%) Retail
3 7 (14.58%) Games
4 5 (10.42%) Marketing
5 3 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) HTML
2 18 (37.50%) CSS
3 8 (16.67%) Sass
4 2 (4.17%) Ajax
5 1 (2.08%) jQuery
5 1 (2.08%) Mason
5 1 (2.08%) HTML5
5 1 (2.08%) CSS3
5 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (87.50%) User Experience
2 5 (10.42%) Social Network
3 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) W3C
5 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.08%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.08%) Psychology
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Android
2 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) Project Management
3 9 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (16.67%) Analytics
5 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.50%) Information Architecture
6 5 (10.42%) Web Design
6 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.25%) UX Design
7 3 (6.25%) Product Management
7 3 (6.25%) Use Case
8 2 (4.17%) Product Marketing
8 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.08%) B2B
9 1 (2.08%) Scrum
9 1 (2.08%) Kanban
9 1 (2.08%) Online Marketing
9 1 (2.08%) CRM
9 1 (2.08%) Progressive Enhancement
9 1 (2.08%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.42%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (2.08%) Google
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
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