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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 817 836 857
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UX Designer 61 57 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.056% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.059% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 53 55 21
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 £27,500 £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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Senior UX Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior UX Designer
Top 11 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 30 January 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 -5 56 £55,000 - 10
London +10 49 £55,000 -6.38% 8
City of London +3 14 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Hertfordshire -4 4 £52,500 -4.54%
East of England -7 4 £52,500 -4.54%
South East -35 2 £48,750 -7.14% 1
Berkshire -16 1 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £42,500 -
Reading - 1 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -

Senior UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 142 (100.00%) User Experience
2 55 (38.73%) HTML
3 54 (38.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 51 (35.92%) Photoshop
5 48 (33.80%) Axure RP
6 47 (33.10%) Information Architecture
7 46 (32.39%) CSS
8 38 (26.76%) Adobe
9 36 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (23.94%) OmniGraffle
11 33 (23.24%) JavaScript
12 32 (22.54%) Analytics
13 31 (21.83%) Android
14 30 (21.13%) Apple iOS
14 30 (21.13%) Degree
15 29 (20.42%) UX Design
16 25 (17.61%) HTML5
17 23 (16.20%) Product Management
18 22 (15.49%) User Stories
19 20 (14.08%) Fireworks
20 19 (13.38%) CSS3
21 18 (12.68%) Responsive Web Design
21 18 (12.68%) E-Commerce
22 17 (11.97%) Workflow
23 16 (11.27%) Use Case
24 15 (10.56%) Mobile App
25 14 (9.86%) B2B
26 13 (9.15%) Benchmarking
27 12 (8.45%) B2C
27 12 (8.45%) Competitor Analysis

Senior UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 54 (38.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 51 (35.92%) Photoshop
3 34 (23.94%) OmniGraffle
4 20 (14.08%) Fireworks
5 8 (5.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (5.63%) Acrobat
5 8 (5.63%) MS Office
6 5 (3.52%) MS Visio
6 5 (3.52%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.41%) Magento
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 48 (33.80%) Axure RP
2 11 (7.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 9 (6.34%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (4.23%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (4.23%) JSHint
4 6 (4.23%) Jasmine
4 6 (4.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 12 (8.45%) Marketing
2 8 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.93%) Retail
4 6 (4.23%) Banking
5 5 (3.52%) Multimedia
6 4 (2.82%) Finance
7 2 (1.41%) Electronics
7 2 (1.41%) Games
7 2 (1.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.70%) Advertising
8 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (38.73%) HTML
2 46 (32.39%) CSS
3 25 (17.61%) HTML5
4 19 (13.38%) CSS3
5 11 (7.75%) Flash
6 7 (4.93%) LESS
7 6 (4.23%) Backbone.js
7 6 (4.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (4.23%) RESTful
7 6 (4.23%) .NET
8 2 (1.41%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.70%) Ajax
9 1 (0.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 142 (100.00%) User Experience
2 15 (10.56%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.93%) Graphic Design
5 6 (4.23%) Psychology
6 4 (2.82%) iPhone
6 4 (2.82%) IPTV
6 4 (2.82%) Animation
7 3 (2.11%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.11%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.70%) BBC
8 1 (0.70%) Ergonomics
8 1 (0.70%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.70%) RIA
8 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.70%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.83%) Android
2 30 (21.13%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.82%) Mac OS
4 3 (2.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.10%) Information Architecture
2 36 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (22.54%) Analytics
4 29 (20.42%) UX Design
5 23 (16.20%) Product Management
6 22 (15.49%) User Stories
7 18 (12.68%) Responsive Web Design
7 18 (12.68%) E-Commerce
8 17 (11.97%) Workflow
9 16 (11.27%) Use Case
10 14 (9.86%) B2B
11 13 (9.15%) Benchmarking
12 12 (8.45%) B2C
12 12 (8.45%) Competitor Analysis
13 7 (4.93%) Mentoring
14 5 (3.52%) Scrum
14 5 (3.52%) Usability Testing
14 5 (3.52%) Time Management
15 4 (2.82%) Market Research
15 4 (2.82%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.24%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (21.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.34%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (26.76%) Adobe
2 9 (6.34%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.11%) Google
4 2 (1.41%) Demandware
4 2 (1.41%) hybris
4 2 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (0.70%) Omniture
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