The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior User Experience Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior User Experience Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 847 796 894
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +98
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior User Experience Designer 72 78 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.070% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.074% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 65 62 17
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +18.91%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Senior User Experience Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior User Experience Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior User Experience Designer
Salary Trend

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

Senior User Experience Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior User Experience Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior User Experience Designer over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 within the UK.

Senior User Experience Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior User Experience Designer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior User Experience Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -35 72 £55,000 +10.00% 7
London -38 59 £57,500 +27.77% 3
City of London 0 23 £57,500 +38.55%
North West +6 6 £37,000 -26.00% 1
Manchester - 6 £37,000 - 1
South East -23 4 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Newbury - 3 £70,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £70,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
East of England - 2 £42,500 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £42,500 - 1
Surrey -1 1 - -
South West -10 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Wiltshire - 1 £52,500 -
Swindon - 1 £52,500 -

Senior User Experience Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior User Experience 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 Senior User Experience Designer in their job title.

1 57 (45.24%) Axure RP
2 56 (44.44%) OmniGraffle
3 50 (39.68%) Adobe
4 36 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 32 (25.40%) Marketing
6 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (21.43%) Photoshop
8 25 (19.84%) Telecoms
9 24 (19.05%) HTML
10 23 (18.25%) MS Visio
10 23 (18.25%) Adobe Illustrator
11 21 (16.67%) Information Architecture
12 20 (15.87%) Usability Testing
13 18 (14.29%) CSS
14 16 (12.70%) Degree
14 16 (12.70%) Mobile App
15 15 (11.90%) Responsive Web Design
16 13 (10.32%) Social Media
16 13 (10.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 12 (9.52%) Android
17 12 (9.52%) Web Design
17 12 (9.52%) Scrum
17 12 (9.52%) Finance
18 11 (8.73%) Apple iOS
19 10 (7.94%) Digital Media
19 10 (7.94%) Retail
20 9 (7.14%) Banking
20 9 (7.14%) Fireworks
21 8 (6.35%) Google
21 8 (6.35%) User Experience Design

Senior User Experience Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior User Experience 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 Senior User Experience Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.59%) WordPress
2 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 56 (44.44%) OmniGraffle
2 27 (21.43%) Photoshop
3 23 (18.25%) MS Visio
3 23 (18.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (7.14%) Fireworks
5 2 (1.59%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) SMS
2 1 (0.79%) SAN
Development Applications
1 57 (45.24%) Axure RP
2 13 (10.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (2.38%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 32 (25.40%) Marketing
2 25 (19.84%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.52%) Finance
4 10 (7.94%) Retail
5 9 (7.14%) Banking
6 2 (1.59%) Electronics
6 2 (1.59%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Publishing
7 1 (0.79%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.05%) HTML
2 18 (14.29%) CSS
3 7 (5.56%) jQuery
4 6 (4.76%) HTML5
5 5 (3.97%) Ajax
6 4 (3.17%) CSS3
7 1 (0.79%) QML
7 1 (0.79%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) Mobile App
2 13 (10.32%) Social Media
3 10 (7.94%) Digital Media
4 5 (3.97%) Motion Graphics
5 4 (3.17%) Psychology
5 4 (3.17%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.59%) RIA
7 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.79%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.79%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.52%) Android
2 11 (8.73%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.38%) Windows Phone
3 3 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 20 (15.87%) Usability Testing
5 15 (11.90%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (9.52%) Scrum
6 12 (9.52%) Web Design
7 8 (6.35%) User Experience Design
8 7 (5.56%) Project Management
9 5 (3.97%) Product Management
9 5 (3.97%) User Stories
10 3 (2.38%) Qualitative Research
10 3 (2.38%) Graceful Degradation
10 3 (2.38%) B2B
10 3 (2.38%) Web Development
11 2 (1.59%) Use Case
11 2 (1.59%) Industrial Design
11 2 (1.59%) Analytics
11 2 (1.59%) Rapid Prototyping
11 2 (1.59%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.97%) Java
2 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (12.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (39.68%) Adobe
2 8 (6.35%) Google
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