The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Interaction Designer
Rank 855 848 875
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Interaction Designer 46 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.036% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.038% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 19
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £39,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 30 July 2014 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 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -18 46 £55,000 +4.76% 2
London -42 43 £57,500 +4.54% 2
City of London -14 13 £38,500 -35.83%
North West +6 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Warrington - 2 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 -
Essex - 1 £35,000 -
East of England - 1 £35,000 -
Basildon - 1 £35,000 -

Interaction Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 52 (78.79%) HTML
2 51 (77.27%) CSS
3 49 (74.24%) Axure RP
4 39 (59.09%) JavaScript
5 35 (53.03%) HTML5
5 35 (53.03%) CSS3
6 27 (40.91%) jQuery
7 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (34.85%) Visualisation
9 20 (30.30%) Use Case
9 20 (30.30%) Adobe
10 18 (27.27%) Web Development
11 17 (25.76%) Dreamweaver
11 17 (25.76%) Twitter
11 17 (25.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (24.24%) Usability Testing
13 15 (22.73%) Photoshop
14 12 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
15 11 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
16 9 (13.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 8 (12.12%) Analytics
17 8 (12.12%) XHTML
17 8 (12.12%) W3C
18 7 (10.61%) Adobe Illustrator
19 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
19 6 (9.09%) Finance
20 4 (6.06%) Degree
20 4 (6.06%) OmniGraffle
21 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
21 3 (4.55%) Product Management

Interaction Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (22.73%) Photoshop
2 7 (10.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (6.06%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 49 (74.24%) Axure RP
2 17 (25.76%) Dreamweaver
3 9 (13.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (78.79%) HTML
2 51 (77.27%) CSS
3 35 (53.03%) HTML5
3 35 (53.03%) CSS3
4 27 (40.91%) jQuery
5 17 (25.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (12.12%) XHTML
7 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.85%) Visualisation
2 8 (12.12%) W3C
3 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.55%) Graphic Design
4 3 (4.55%) RIA
5 2 (3.03%) Psychology
6 1 (1.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
1 3 (4.55%) Android
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.30%) Use Case
3 18 (27.27%) Web Development
4 16 (24.24%) Usability Testing
5 12 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
6 11 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (12.12%) Analytics
8 3 (4.55%) Product Management
8 3 (4.55%) Validation
8 3 (4.55%) Workflow
9 2 (3.03%) Data Management
10 1 (1.52%) Information Architecture
10 1 (1.52%) User Experience Design
10 1 (1.52%) Project Management
10 1 (1.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Adobe
2 17 (25.76%) Twitter
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £75000 to £80000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday