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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 850 833 816
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UX Designer 42 63 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.056% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.059% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 34 61 57
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
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 £27,000 £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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Senior UX Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior UX Designer
Top 14 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 27 March 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 -15 37 £50,000 -9.09% 8
London +22 33 £50,000 -13.04% 5
City of London +1 11 £47,500 -17.39%
South Wales - 4 £30,565 -
Wales - 4 £30,565 -
Cardiff - 4 £30,565 -
South East -9 2 £53,750 -2.27%
East of England +9 1 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Berkshire 0 1 £55,000 -4.34%
Hampshire - 1 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £52,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1

Senior UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 112 (100.00%) User Experience
2 46 (41.07%) HTML
3 39 (34.82%) Photoshop
4 38 (33.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 38 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (33.04%) CSS
5 37 (33.04%) Information Architecture
6 35 (31.25%) Axure RP
7 25 (22.32%) JavaScript
8 24 (21.43%) Degree
9 22 (19.64%) Adobe
9 22 (19.64%) OmniGraffle
10 21 (18.75%) HTML5
10 21 (18.75%) Android
11 20 (17.86%) Product Management
11 20 (17.86%) Apple iOS
12 19 (16.96%) Analytics
12 19 (16.96%) Workflow
13 18 (16.07%) UX Design
14 17 (15.18%) CSS3
14 17 (15.18%) Fireworks
14 17 (15.18%) E-Commerce
15 16 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
15 16 (14.29%) User Stories
16 14 (12.50%) Mobile App
17 13 (11.61%) B2B
17 13 (11.61%) Benchmarking
18 12 (10.71%) B2C
18 12 (10.71%) Use Case
18 12 (10.71%) Competitor Analysis

Senior UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 39 (34.82%) Photoshop
2 38 (33.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (19.64%) OmniGraffle
4 17 (15.18%) Fireworks
5 7 (6.25%) MS Office
6 6 (5.36%) MS Visio
7 5 (4.46%) Acrobat
7 5 (4.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) GitHub
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) DNS
Development Applications
1 35 (31.25%) Axure RP
2 6 (5.36%) Jasmine
2 6 (5.36%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (5.36%) JSHint
2 6 (5.36%) Dreamweaver
2 6 (5.36%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.89%) Subversion
General
1 9 (8.04%) Telecoms
1 9 (8.04%) Retail
2 8 (7.14%) Banking
3 5 (4.46%) Marketing
3 5 (4.46%) Finance
4 2 (1.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.89%) Publishing
5 1 (0.89%) Games
5 1 (0.89%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (41.07%) HTML
2 37 (33.04%) CSS
3 21 (18.75%) HTML5
4 17 (15.18%) CSS3
5 6 (5.36%) Backbone.js
5 6 (5.36%) LESS
5 6 (5.36%) Flash
5 6 (5.36%) RESTful
5 6 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (4.46%) .NET
7 3 (2.68%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.68%) jQuery
8 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 112 (100.00%) User Experience
2 14 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.25%) Graphic Design
4 6 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.57%) Animation
6 3 (2.68%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.68%) Human Factors
7 2 (1.79%) iPhone
7 2 (1.79%) Interactive TV
7 2 (1.79%) IPTV
7 2 (1.79%) Psychology
8 1 (0.89%) Ergonomics
8 1 (0.89%) BBC
8 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.89%) Social Media
8 1 (0.89%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.75%) Android
2 20 (17.86%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.68%) Windows
4 2 (1.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (33.04%) Information Architecture
3 20 (17.86%) Product Management
4 19 (16.96%) Workflow
4 19 (16.96%) Analytics
5 18 (16.07%) UX Design
6 17 (15.18%) E-Commerce
7 16 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (14.29%) User Stories
8 13 (11.61%) B2B
8 13 (11.61%) Benchmarking
9 12 (10.71%) B2C
9 12 (10.71%) Competitor Analysis
9 12 (10.71%) Use Case
10 9 (8.04%) Usability Testing
11 8 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.46%) Scrum
13 4 (3.57%) Time Management
14 3 (2.68%) Web Design
14 3 (2.68%) Customer Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (19.64%) Adobe
2 5 (4.46%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.89%) IBM
3 1 (0.89%) hybris
3 1 (0.89%) Demandware
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