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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 817 824 866
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UX Designer 80 75 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.069% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.073% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 70 65 30
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +81.81%

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
107606 103134 107111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88212 85621 91371
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,500
% 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 31 October 2014 within the UK.

Senior UX Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior UX Designer
Top 16 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 31 October 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 -12 78 £50,000 -9.09% 6
London +37 70 £50,000 -21.56% 6
City of London +24 17 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Bedfordshire -1 2 £45,000 -
Manchester -15 2 £37,500 -25.00%
North West -21 2 £37,500 -25.00%
East of England -21 2 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £31,250 -
Yorkshire - 2 £31,250 -
Berkshire +16 1 £50,000 -4.76%
South West -22 1 £42,500 +41.66%
South East -24 1 £50,000 -
Bristol - 1 £42,500 -
Leeds - 1 £32,500 -
Reading - 1 £50,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £30,000 -

Senior UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 133 (100.00%) User Experience
2 46 (34.59%) Axure RP
3 45 (33.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 44 (33.08%) HTML
5 41 (30.83%) Photoshop
6 39 (29.32%) CSS
6 39 (29.32%) Adobe
7 36 (27.07%) JavaScript
7 36 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (23.31%) OmniGraffle
9 30 (22.56%) Analytics
10 29 (21.80%) Degree
11 28 (21.05%) Information Architecture
11 28 (21.05%) Android
12 26 (19.55%) HTML5
13 23 (17.29%) Apple iOS
14 21 (15.79%) UX Design
15 20 (15.04%) E-Commerce
16 19 (14.29%) CSS3
17 17 (12.78%) Mobile App
17 17 (12.78%) Use Case
18 16 (12.03%) Marketing
19 13 (9.77%) Responsive Web Design
19 13 (9.77%) User Stories
20 12 (9.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
20 12 (9.02%) Scrum
20 12 (9.02%) Fireworks
21 10 (7.52%) jQuery
21 10 (7.52%) Product Management
21 10 (7.52%) Usability Testing

Senior UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 45 (33.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 41 (30.83%) Photoshop
3 31 (23.31%) OmniGraffle
4 12 (9.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (9.02%) Fireworks
5 8 (6.02%) Acrobat
6 4 (3.01%) MS Office
6 4 (3.01%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (1.50%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Magento
2 3 (2.26%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) GitHub
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (34.59%) Axure RP
2 9 (6.77%) Dreamweaver
3 8 (6.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.75%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.75%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.75%) JSHint
General
1 16 (12.03%) Marketing
2 6 (4.51%) Banking
3 5 (3.76%) Electronics
3 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.76%) Finance
3 5 (3.76%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.26%) Automotive
4 3 (2.26%) Retail
5 2 (1.50%) Interactive Media
5 2 (1.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (33.08%) HTML
2 39 (29.32%) CSS
3 26 (19.55%) HTML5
4 19 (14.29%) CSS3
5 10 (7.52%) jQuery
6 8 (6.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (5.26%) Flash
8 2 (1.50%) XHTML
8 2 (1.50%) .NET
8 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.50%) LESS
9 1 (0.75%) Backbone.js
9 1 (0.75%) Sass
9 1 (0.75%) RESTful
9 1 (0.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 133 (100.00%) User Experience
2 17 (12.78%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.26%) Psychology
3 7 (5.26%) iPhone
4 5 (3.76%) iPad
5 4 (3.01%) Graphic Design
5 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.50%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.50%) IPTV
6 2 (1.50%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) RIA
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.05%) Android
2 23 (17.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (22.56%) Analytics
3 28 (21.05%) Information Architecture
4 21 (15.79%) UX Design
5 20 (15.04%) E-Commerce
6 17 (12.78%) Use Case
7 13 (9.77%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (9.77%) User Stories
8 12 (9.02%) Scrum
9 10 (7.52%) Usability Testing
9 10 (7.52%) Product Management
10 8 (6.02%) Rapid Prototyping
11 7 (5.26%) Web Development
12 6 (4.51%) SEO
12 6 (4.51%) Mentoring
13 5 (3.76%) B2B
13 5 (3.76%) Web Design
14 4 (3.01%) Project Management
14 4 (3.01%) Market Research
14 4 (3.01%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.07%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (21.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (29.32%) Adobe
2 7 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.26%) Twitter
3 3 (2.26%) Google
4 2 (1.50%) hybris
4 2 (1.50%) Demandware
4 2 (1.50%) IBM
5 1 (0.75%) Omniture
Central London / West End
ComputAppoint
Salary: £550 - £600 per month
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Posted: 24 days ago