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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 855 856 824
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UX Designer 41 73 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.061% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.065% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 35 65 61
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 £34,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £47,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-27.65% -14.54%

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
104266 112858 106109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.61% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85211 91758 88345
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior UX Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior UX Designer
Top 10 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 1 May 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 £52,500 -4.54% 11
London +5 34 £55,000 -2.22% 7
City of London +21 11 £50,000 -13.04% 1
South Wales - 4 £30,565 -
Wales - 4 £30,565 -
Cardiff - 4 £30,565 -
Birmingham - 2 £34,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £34,000 - 1
South East 0 1 £52,500 +0.47%
Hampshire -5 1 £52,500 +11.70%

Senior UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 101 (100.00%) User Experience
2 39 (38.61%) HTML
3 34 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (32.67%) CSS
5 31 (30.69%) Axure RP
6 27 (26.73%) Information Architecture
7 26 (25.74%) Photoshop
8 24 (23.76%) Adobe Illustrator
9 22 (21.78%) Adobe
10 19 (18.81%) Degree
11 18 (17.82%) JavaScript
12 17 (16.83%) E-Commerce
12 17 (16.83%) Workflow
13 16 (15.84%) HTML5
14 15 (14.85%) Product Management
14 15 (14.85%) CSS3
14 15 (14.85%) OmniGraffle
14 15 (14.85%) Retail
15 14 (13.86%) Mobile App
15 14 (13.86%) Android
15 14 (13.86%) UX Design
16 13 (12.87%) Apple iOS
16 13 (12.87%) Responsive Web Design
17 12 (11.88%) User Stories
17 12 (11.88%) Fireworks
18 11 (10.89%) Benchmarking
18 11 (10.89%) B2B
18 11 (10.89%) B2C
18 11 (10.89%) Banking
18 11 (10.89%) Usability Testing

Senior UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (0.99%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.99%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (25.74%) Photoshop
2 24 (23.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (14.85%) OmniGraffle
4 12 (11.88%) Fireworks
5 9 (8.91%) MS Visio
6 5 (4.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (3.96%) MS Office
7 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
8 2 (1.98%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) GitHub
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) DNS
Development Applications
1 31 (30.69%) Axure RP
2 5 (4.95%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (4.95%) JSHint
2 5 (4.95%) Jasmine
2 5 (4.95%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (2.97%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 15 (14.85%) Retail
2 11 (10.89%) Banking
3 9 (8.91%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.93%) Finance
5 2 (1.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.99%) Publishing
6 1 (0.99%) Games
6 1 (0.99%) Interactive Media
6 1 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (38.61%) HTML
2 33 (32.67%) CSS
3 16 (15.84%) HTML5
4 15 (14.85%) CSS3
5 5 (4.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (4.95%) LESS
5 5 (4.95%) Backbone.js
5 5 (4.95%) jQuery
5 5 (4.95%) RESTful
6 4 (3.96%) .NET
6 4 (3.96%) Flash
7 3 (2.97%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 101 (100.00%) User Experience
2 14 (13.86%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.95%) Graphic Design
5 4 (3.96%) Animation
6 3 (2.97%) Psychology
6 3 (2.97%) Human Factors
6 3 (2.97%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.98%) Interactive TV
7 2 (1.98%) IPTV
7 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.98%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.98%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.98%) iPhone
7 2 (1.98%) Social Network
8 1 (0.99%) Social Media
8 1 (0.99%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.99%) BBC
8 1 (0.99%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.86%) Android
2 13 (12.87%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.97%) Windows
4 2 (1.98%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.73%) Information Architecture
3 17 (16.83%) E-Commerce
3 17 (16.83%) Workflow
4 15 (14.85%) Product Management
5 14 (13.86%) UX Design
6 13 (12.87%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (11.88%) User Stories
8 11 (10.89%) Benchmarking
8 11 (10.89%) B2B
8 11 (10.89%) B2C
8 11 (10.89%) Usability Testing
9 10 (9.90%) Competitor Analysis
10 9 (8.91%) Analytics
11 8 (7.92%) Mentoring
12 7 (6.93%) Use Case
13 5 (4.95%) Scrum
13 5 (4.95%) Web Design
14 4 (3.96%) Project Management
15 3 (2.97%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (18.81%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (21.78%) Adobe
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.99%) Google
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