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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior User Experience Designer
Rank 849 879 843
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UX Designer 85 71 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.067% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.069% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 77 56 89
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior UX Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior UX Designer
Top 28 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 8 February 2016. 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 +12 79 £57,500 +4.54% 14
London +2 49 £60,000 +9.09% 10
South East +19 11 £52,500 +23.52%
City of London +53 9 £60,000 +20.00% 2
North West - 6 £54,000 - 2
Reading +5 5 £52,500 -4.54%
Berkshire +5 5 £52,500 -4.54%
Bristol - 5 £52,500 - 1
South West - 5 £52,500 - 1
Surrey +20 4 £55,000 +46.66%
West Midlands -17 4 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £51,250 - 1
Scotland - 4 £45,000 - 2
Cheshire - 4 £54,000 - 1
Coventry - 4 £52,500 -
Macclesfield - 4 £54,000 - 1
Guildford - 4 £55,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -12 2 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £47,500 -
Manchester - 2 £46,000 - 1
Leeds - 2 £47,500 -
Surbiton - 2 £37,000 -
Ealing - 1 £57,500 - 1
Paddington - 1 £52,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £55,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £42,500 -

Senior UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 204 (100.00%) User Experience
2 81 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (36.27%) Axure RP
4 55 (26.96%) HTML
5 51 (25.00%) CSS
6 49 (24.02%) Adobe
7 48 (23.53%) Information Architecture
7 48 (23.53%) Usability Testing
8 45 (22.06%) OmniGraffle
9 40 (19.61%) Photoshop
10 39 (19.12%) Adobe Illustrator
11 37 (18.14%) Marketing
12 34 (16.67%) Degree
12 34 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 31 (15.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 30 (14.71%) JavaScript
15 29 (14.22%) Responsive Web Design
16 28 (13.73%) Analytics
16 28 (13.73%) Mobile App
16 28 (13.73%) Finance
17 25 (12.25%) Web Design
17 25 (12.25%) UX Design
18 24 (11.76%) MS Visio
19 17 (8.33%) B2B
20 16 (7.84%) Product Management
20 16 (7.84%) Google
20 16 (7.84%) Front End Development
20 16 (7.84%) Mobile First
21 13 (6.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
22 11 (5.39%) Visualisation

Senior UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (1.96%) CMS
1 4 (1.96%) Confluence
2 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (22.06%) OmniGraffle
2 40 (19.61%) Photoshop
3 39 (19.12%) Adobe Illustrator
4 31 (15.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 24 (11.76%) MS Visio
6 5 (2.45%) Fireworks
7 4 (1.96%) InDesign
8 2 (0.98%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.98%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.90%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.94%) Wireless
2 2 (0.98%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 74 (36.27%) Axure RP
2 13 (6.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (0.49%) Dreamweaver
General
1 37 (18.14%) Marketing
2 28 (13.73%) Finance
3 8 (3.92%) Advertising
4 7 (3.43%) Games
5 6 (2.94%) Electronics
6 5 (2.45%) Retail
7 4 (1.96%) Banking
7 4 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.47%) Automotive
9 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) Legal
9 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (26.96%) HTML
2 51 (25.00%) CSS
3 8 (3.92%) HTML5
4 5 (2.45%) Flash
4 5 (2.45%) jQuery
5 4 (1.96%) AngularJS
5 4 (1.96%) Velocity
5 4 (1.96%) XML
6 2 (0.98%) Sass
7 1 (0.49%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 204 (100.00%) User Experience
2 28 (13.73%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.39%) Visualisation
4 10 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.90%) Psychology
5 9 (4.41%) Graphic Design
6 7 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.43%) Semantic Web
7 6 (2.94%) Statistics
8 5 (2.45%) Animation
8 5 (2.45%) Copywriting
8 5 (2.45%) Smartphone
8 5 (2.45%) Taxonomies
9 4 (1.96%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.47%) Fintech
11 2 (0.98%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.98%) mHealth
11 2 (0.98%) Motion Graphics
12 1 (0.49%) NHS
12 1 (0.49%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.39%) Windows
2 8 (3.92%) Android
2 8 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (23.53%) Information Architecture
2 48 (23.53%) Usability Testing
3 34 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 29 (14.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 28 (13.73%) Analytics
6 25 (12.25%) UX Design
6 25 (12.25%) Web Design
7 17 (8.33%) B2B
8 16 (7.84%) Front End Development
8 16 (7.84%) Mobile First
8 16 (7.84%) Product Management
9 11 (5.39%) Rapid Prototyping
10 10 (4.90%) User Stories
11 9 (4.41%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (4.41%) Mentoring
12 8 (3.92%) Machine Learning
13 7 (3.43%) Benchmarking
13 7 (3.43%) Competitor Analysis
13 7 (3.43%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.49%) C
2 1 (0.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (0.98%) PhD
Vendors
1 49 (24.02%) Adobe
2 16 (7.84%) Google
3 5 (2.45%) Apple
4 4 (1.96%) SAP
5 3 (1.47%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.98%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.49%) BT
7 1 (0.49%) Rally
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