The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior User Experience Designer
Rank 833 816 919
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +103
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UX Designer 98 149 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.100% 0.14% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.14% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 75 123 65
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior UX Designer in the job title.

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 24 July 2016 within the UK.

Senior UX Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior UX Designer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UX Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 82 £55,000 - 5
London +6 49 £55,000 -2.22% 3
South East +38 17 £50,000 +17.64% 1
City of London +55 9 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Scotland +18 9 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Edinburgh +14 8 £55,000 +22.22%
East Sussex +9 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Brighton +4 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
North West +15 6 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Berkshire +9 6 £57,500 +15.00%
Yorkshire +11 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Cardiff +14 4 £40,000 +37.93%
South Wales +10 4 £40,000 +36.75%
Wales -1 4 £40,000 +36.75%
Manchester -8 4 £55,000 +25.71%
Surrey +33 3 £44,000 -26.66%
South West +21 3 £52,500 +16.66%
Sheffield +14 3 £55,000 +15.78%
South Yorkshire +7 3 £55,000 +15.78%
Woking - 3 £44,000 -
Cheshire +28 2 - - 1
Leeds +15 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Bristol +15 2 £52,500 +16.66%
West Yorkshire +3 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Cambridge - 2 - -
Knutsford - 2 - - 1
East of England - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Oxford -6 1 £42,500 -20.93%
Oxfordshire -22 1 £42,500 -20.93%

Senior UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Senior UX Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior UX Designer in the job title.

1 186 (100.00%) User Experience
2 107 (57.53%) Wireframes
3 86 (46.24%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (37.10%) Axure RP
5 65 (34.95%) HTML
6 61 (32.80%) CSS
7 57 (30.65%) Adobe
8 51 (27.42%) Adobe Illustrator
9 49 (26.34%) Photoshop
10 48 (25.81%) Prototyping
11 41 (22.04%) Degree
12 40 (21.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 33 (17.74%) Information Architecture
14 32 (17.20%) Marketing
15 31 (16.67%) JavaScript
16 27 (14.52%) Finance
17 25 (13.44%) OmniGraffle
17 25 (13.44%) UX Design
18 22 (11.83%) InVision
19 21 (11.29%) Windows
20 20 (10.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
20 20 (10.75%) Android
20 20 (10.75%) Data Protection
20 20 (10.75%) Apple iOS
20 20 (10.75%) Mentoring
21 17 (9.14%) Front End Development
22 16 (8.60%) Usability Testing
22 16 (8.60%) HTML5
23 15 (8.06%) Workflow
23 15 (8.06%) Service Design

Senior UX Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (6.45%) Marvel
2 4 (2.15%) CMS
3 2 (1.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 51 (27.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 49 (26.34%) Photoshop
3 40 (21.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 25 (13.44%) OmniGraffle
5 22 (11.83%) InVision
6 11 (5.91%) MS Visio
7 8 (4.30%) InDesign
8 4 (2.15%) Pixate
8 4 (2.15%) UXPin
9 3 (1.61%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (1.61%) Fireworks
10 2 (1.08%) Flinto
11 1 (0.54%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.54%) GIMP
11 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
11 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.54%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.08%) Internet
2 1 (0.54%) PPP
Development Applications
1 69 (37.10%) Axure RP
2 20 (10.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (1.61%) JIRA
4 2 (1.08%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (17.20%) Marketing
2 27 (14.52%) Finance
3 10 (5.38%) Local Government
3 10 (5.38%) Retail
4 6 (3.23%) Advertising
4 6 (3.23%) Electronics
5 5 (2.69%) Banking
6 3 (1.61%) Games
6 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.08%) Interactive Media
7 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.08%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.54%) Legal
8 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (34.95%) HTML
2 61 (32.80%) CSS
3 16 (8.60%) HTML5
4 10 (5.38%) AngularJS
5 8 (4.30%) CSS3
6 6 (3.23%) Material Design
6 6 (3.23%) React
7 5 (2.69%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (2.15%) jQuery
8 4 (2.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.08%) Flash
10 1 (0.54%) .NET
10 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.54%) Framer.js
10 1 (0.54%) Velocity
10 1 (0.54%) Web Services
10 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 186 (100.00%) User Experience
2 13 (6.99%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.84%) Visualisation
4 8 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.23%) Graphic Design
5 6 (3.23%) Psychology
6 4 (2.15%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.15%) Copywriting
6 4 (2.15%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.15%) Fintech
7 3 (1.61%) iPad
8 2 (1.08%) Animation
8 2 (1.08%) mHealth
8 2 (1.08%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.08%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.54%) IPTV
9 1 (0.54%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.54%) Streaming Music
9 1 (0.54%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.29%) Windows
2 20 (10.75%) Android
2 20 (10.75%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (57.53%) Wireframes
2 86 (46.24%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (25.81%) Prototyping
4 33 (17.74%) Information Architecture
5 25 (13.44%) UX Design
6 20 (10.75%) Data Protection
6 20 (10.75%) Mentoring
7 17 (9.14%) Front End Development
8 16 (8.60%) Usability Testing
9 15 (8.06%) Heuristic Evaluation
9 15 (8.06%) Service Design
9 15 (8.06%) Workflow
10 13 (6.99%) E-Commerce
10 13 (6.99%) User Stories
11 11 (5.91%) Analytics
11 11 (5.91%) Mobile First
12 9 (4.84%) Human Factors
12 9 (4.84%) Project Management
13 8 (4.30%) Scrum
13 8 (4.30%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (22.04%) Degree
2 3 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.61%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) QA
Vendors
1 57 (30.65%) Adobe
2 8 (4.30%) Cognizant
3 7 (3.76%) Google
4 6 (3.23%) Apple
5 3 (1.61%) iRise
5 3 (1.61%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.08%) SAP
7 1 (0.54%) BT
7 1 (0.54%) Samsung
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Outstanding benefits package..
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Outstanding benefits package..
Posted: 4 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago