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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 843 797 879
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +82
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UX Designer 72 79 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.074% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.078% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 65 65 34
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,000 £67,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +78.57%

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
107654 100894 111399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.32% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87308 83795 94839
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -50 70 £50,000 -4.76% 7
London +9 64 £50,000 -23.07% 6
City of London +11 15 £50,000 -21.56% 1
Manchester +4 2 £37,500 -25.00%
North West -10 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Bedfordshire -15 2 £45,000 -
East of England -16 2 £45,000 -
South West -23 1 £42,500 +41.66%
West Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £30,000 -
Bristol - 1 £42,500 -

Senior UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 134 (100.00%) User Experience
2 46 (34.33%) Axure RP
3 43 (32.09%) HTML
3 43 (32.09%) Adobe
4 40 (29.85%) CSS
5 35 (26.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 34 (25.37%) JavaScript
7 33 (24.63%) Photoshop
8 32 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (22.39%) OmniGraffle
10 26 (19.40%) Android
11 24 (17.91%) Information Architecture
11 24 (17.91%) Mobile App
12 22 (16.42%) Analytics
13 21 (15.67%) UX Design
13 21 (15.67%) Apple iOS
13 21 (15.67%) Degree
13 21 (15.67%) E-Commerce
14 20 (14.93%) HTML5
15 15 (11.19%) CSS3
15 15 (11.19%) Marketing
15 15 (11.19%) Use Case
16 14 (10.45%) jQuery
17 12 (8.96%) Rapid Prototyping
17 12 (8.96%) Responsive Web Design
18 11 (8.21%) User Stories
18 11 (8.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 11 (8.21%) Scrum
18 11 (8.21%) Fireworks
19 10 (7.46%) Analytical Skills

Senior UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (26.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 33 (24.63%) Photoshop
3 30 (22.39%) OmniGraffle
4 11 (8.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (8.21%) Fireworks
5 4 (2.99%) InDesign
6 3 (2.24%) Acrobat
7 2 (1.49%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.75%) MS Office
8 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.22%) Magento
2 3 (2.24%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.72%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (34.33%) Axure RP
2 10 (7.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (4.48%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (11.19%) Marketing
2 6 (4.48%) Banking
2 6 (4.48%) Electronics
2 6 (4.48%) Finance
3 5 (3.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.73%) Retail
3 5 (3.73%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.24%) Automotive
5 2 (1.49%) Interactive Media
5 2 (1.49%) Games
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (32.09%) HTML
2 40 (29.85%) CSS
3 20 (14.93%) HTML5
4 15 (11.19%) CSS3
5 14 (10.45%) jQuery
6 7 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (4.48%) Flash
8 2 (1.49%) XHTML
9 1 (0.75%) Ajax
9 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.75%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.75%) Sass
9 1 (0.75%) LESS
9 1 (0.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 134 (100.00%) User Experience
2 24 (17.91%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.22%) Psychology
4 7 (5.22%) iPhone
5 5 (3.73%) iPad
6 3 (2.24%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.24%) Human Factors
7 2 (1.49%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.49%) IPTV
8 1 (0.75%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.75%) Open Source
8 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.75%) RIA
8 1 (0.75%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.40%) Android
2 21 (15.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.49%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (17.91%) Information Architecture
3 22 (16.42%) Analytics
4 21 (15.67%) UX Design
4 21 (15.67%) E-Commerce
5 15 (11.19%) Use Case
6 12 (8.96%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (8.96%) Rapid Prototyping
7 11 (8.21%) User Stories
7 11 (8.21%) Scrum
8 10 (7.46%) Usability Testing
9 7 (5.22%) Web Development
10 6 (4.48%) SEO
10 6 (4.48%) Product Management
10 6 (4.48%) Graceful Degradation
11 5 (3.73%) B2B
11 5 (3.73%) Web Design
12 4 (2.99%) Web Analytics
12 4 (2.99%) Project Management
12 4 (2.99%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.37%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (15.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (32.09%) Adobe
2 7 (5.22%) Twitter
3 4 (2.99%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.24%) Google
5 2 (1.49%) hybris
5 2 (1.49%) Demandware
5 2 (1.49%) IBM
6 1 (0.75%) Omniture
London
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
The Creative Emporium Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Camden, London
The Creative Emporium
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
ADP Dealer Services
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago