The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior UX 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 UX Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 752 878 831
Rank change year-on-year
+126 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UX Designer 140 51 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.044% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.046% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 121 49 45
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £62,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +38.88%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior UX Designer
Salary Trend

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

Senior UX Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior UX Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior UX Designer over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior UX Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior UX Designer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UX Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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 +104 136 £55,000 - 22
London +61 74 £57,500 +4.54% 14
Yorkshire - 30 £45,000 - 3
City of London +38 21 £55,000 +15.78% 5
West Yorkshire - 16 £45,000 - 1
Leeds - 16 £45,000 - 1
South East +12 15 £45,000 -35.71% 2
North West +10 15 £40,000 +6.66% 2
South Yorkshire - 12 £47,500 - 1
Sheffield - 12 £47,500 - 1
Manchester +15 10 £40,250 +7.33%
Berkshire +7 6 £50,000 -28.57%
Cheshire - 5 £35,000 - 2
Salford - 4 £40,000 -
Brighton - 4 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 4 £40,000 -
Macclesfield - 3 £35,000 -
Reading - 3 £37,500 -
Staines - 2 £57,500 -
Harrogate - 2 £42,500 - 1
Oxford - 2 £53,750 -
Bristol - 2 £45,000 -
South Wales - 2 £29,250 -
Surrey - 2 £57,500 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
South West - 2 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £53,750 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £45,000 -
Wales - 2 £29,250 -
Scotland - 2 £45,000 -

Senior UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior UX 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 UX Designer in their job title.

1 180 (100.00%) User Experience
2 89 (49.44%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (43.33%) Axure RP
4 61 (33.89%) Adobe
5 48 (26.67%) HTML
6 45 (25.00%) CSS
7 43 (23.89%) MS Visio
7 43 (23.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 39 (21.67%) Photoshop
9 38 (21.11%) Marketing
10 37 (20.56%) Information Architecture
11 36 (20.00%) E-Commerce
12 35 (19.44%) Adobe Illustrator
12 35 (19.44%) Usability Testing
13 30 (16.67%) Computer Science
14 26 (14.44%) JavaScript
15 24 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
16 23 (12.78%) Degree
17 22 (12.22%) UX Design
18 19 (10.56%) Psychology
18 19 (10.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
19 18 (10.00%) Mentoring
19 18 (10.00%) Mobile App
19 18 (10.00%) Retail
20 17 (9.44%) Industrial Design
20 17 (9.44%) Web Design
21 16 (8.89%) HTML5
22 14 (7.78%) OmniGraffle
22 14 (7.78%) Digital Media
23 13 (7.22%) CSS3

Senior UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior UX 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 UX Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.22%) CMS
1 4 (2.22%) WordPress
2 1 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (23.89%) MS Visio
1 43 (23.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 39 (21.67%) Photoshop
3 35 (19.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (7.78%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (3.89%) Fireworks
6 6 (3.33%) MS Office
7 1 (0.56%) InDesign
7 1 (0.56%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.56%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 78 (43.33%) Axure RP
2 19 (10.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 38 (21.11%) Marketing
2 18 (10.00%) Retail
3 13 (7.22%) Finance
4 12 (6.67%) Banking
5 6 (3.33%) Games
6 4 (2.22%) Electronics
6 4 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.67%) Advertising
8 1 (0.56%) Publishing
8 1 (0.56%) Automotive
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (26.67%) HTML
2 45 (25.00%) CSS
3 16 (8.89%) HTML5
4 13 (7.22%) CSS3
5 12 (6.67%) jQuery
6 3 (1.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.56%) Sass
7 1 (0.56%) XML
7 1 (0.56%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 180 (100.00%) User Experience
2 30 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 19 (10.56%) Psychology
4 18 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 14 (7.78%) Digital Media
6 9 (5.00%) Smartphone
7 6 (3.33%) Taxonomies
7 6 (3.33%) Social Network
8 4 (2.22%) Human Factors
9 3 (1.67%) Interactive TV
9 3 (1.67%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.11%) Animation
10 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.11%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.56%) Social Media
11 1 (0.56%) FMCG
11 1 (0.56%) Blog
11 1 (0.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.78%) Android
1 5 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (49.44%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (20.56%) Information Architecture
3 36 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 35 (19.44%) Usability Testing
5 24 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 22 (12.22%) UX Design
7 18 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 17 (9.44%) Industrial Design
8 17 (9.44%) Web Design
9 12 (6.67%) Data Protection
10 10 (5.56%) Scrum
10 10 (5.56%) Analytics
11 8 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (3.89%) Digital Marketing
13 6 (3.33%) Network Design
13 6 (3.33%) Product Management
13 6 (3.33%) B2B
13 6 (3.33%) Social Commerce
14 5 (2.78%) Rapid Prototyping
14 5 (2.78%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (12.78%) Degree
2 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 61 (33.89%) Adobe
2 8 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.11%) SAP
4 1 (0.56%) Google
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + fantastic benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + fab benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £500000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
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Posted: 10 days ago
London
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + (dependent on experience)
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + (dependent on experience)
Posted: 11 days ago
London
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Crewe
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