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 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
Senior User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 805 818 876
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UX Designer 75 61 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.057% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.060% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 66 60 15
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £45,450 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £63,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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%

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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Senior UX Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior UX 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 Senior UX 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 +6 69 £55,000 +2.32% 4
London +13 63 £55,000 -8.33% 3
City of London +9 16 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire -15 3 £52,500 -4.54%
East of England -16 3 £52,500 -4.54%
South East -24 2 £46,250 -7.50%
Berkshire +5 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Hampshire - 1 £42,500 -
Reading - 1 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Leeds - 1 £32,500 - 1

Senior UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 142 (100.00%) User Experience
2 54 (38.03%) HTML
3 53 (37.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 52 (36.62%) Axure RP
5 50 (35.21%) Photoshop
6 46 (32.39%) CSS
7 45 (31.69%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (30.28%) Information Architecture
9 42 (29.58%) Adobe
10 36 (25.35%) Degree
10 36 (25.35%) Analytics
11 35 (24.65%) JavaScript
11 35 (24.65%) OmniGraffle
12 33 (23.24%) Android
13 32 (22.54%) Apple iOS
14 28 (19.72%) UX Design
15 27 (19.01%) HTML5
16 21 (14.79%) E-Commerce
16 21 (14.79%) Product Management
16 21 (14.79%) CSS3
16 21 (14.79%) User Stories
17 20 (14.08%) Fireworks
18 19 (13.38%) Use Case
19 18 (12.68%) Mobile App
20 17 (11.97%) Responsive Web Design
21 13 (9.15%) Marketing
22 11 (7.75%) Workflow
22 11 (7.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
23 10 (7.04%) Flash
23 10 (7.04%) B2B

Senior UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 53 (37.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 50 (35.21%) Photoshop
3 35 (24.65%) OmniGraffle
4 20 (14.08%) Fireworks
5 9 (6.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (5.63%) Acrobat
6 8 (5.63%) MS Office
7 4 (2.82%) MS Excel
7 4 (2.82%) MS Visio
7 4 (2.82%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 7 (4.93%) Magento
2 3 (2.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) GitHub
2 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (36.62%) Axure RP
2 11 (7.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 9 (6.34%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (4.23%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.23%) Jasmine
4 6 (4.23%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (4.23%) JSHint
5 1 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 13 (9.15%) Marketing
2 8 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.93%) Banking
4 6 (4.23%) Retail
5 5 (3.52%) Multimedia
5 5 (3.52%) Finance
6 3 (2.11%) Electronics
7 2 (1.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.70%) Games
8 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (38.03%) HTML
2 46 (32.39%) CSS
3 27 (19.01%) HTML5
4 21 (14.79%) CSS3
5 10 (7.04%) Flash
6 9 (6.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (4.93%) LESS
8 6 (4.23%) RESTful
8 6 (4.23%) Backbone.js
9 5 (3.52%) .NET
10 3 (2.11%) jQuery
11 2 (1.41%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.70%) Ajax
12 1 (0.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 142 (100.00%) User Experience
2 18 (12.68%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.93%) Psychology
4 6 (4.23%) Graphic Design
5 4 (2.82%) IPTV
5 4 (2.82%) iPhone
6 3 (2.11%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.11%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.11%) Animation
7 1 (0.70%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.70%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) RIA
7 1 (0.70%) BBC
7 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.24%) Android
2 32 (22.54%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.82%) Mac OS
4 3 (2.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.69%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (30.28%) Information Architecture
3 36 (25.35%) Analytics
4 28 (19.72%) UX Design
5 21 (14.79%) User Stories
5 21 (14.79%) Product Management
5 21 (14.79%) E-Commerce
6 19 (13.38%) Use Case
7 17 (11.97%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (7.75%) Workflow
9 10 (7.04%) B2B
10 8 (5.63%) B2C
10 8 (5.63%) Benchmarking
10 8 (5.63%) Competitor Analysis
11 6 (4.23%) Scrum
11 6 (4.23%) SEO
11 6 (4.23%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.23%) Usability Testing
12 5 (3.52%) Time Management
12 5 (3.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.65%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (25.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (29.58%) Adobe
2 8 (5.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.11%) Google
3 3 (2.11%) Twitter
4 2 (1.41%) hybris
4 2 (1.41%) Demandware
4 2 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (0.70%) Omniture
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