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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 741 873 821
Rank change year-on-year
+132 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UX Designer 161 51 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.044% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.046% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 140 47 57
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%

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
104155 109749 101582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86857 88754 84247
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UX Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 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 +130 156 £55,000 +4.76% 15
London +40 77 £55,000 - 5
Yorkshire - 45 £42,500 -
Leeds - 26 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 26 £45,000 -
City of London +37 21 £55,000 -8.33% 1
South East -1 16 £47,500 -32.14% 4
South Yorkshire - 15 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 15 £40,000 -
North West +5 12 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Manchester +11 10 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Hampshire - 5 £42,500 - 2
East Sussex - 5 £40,000 -
Brighton - 5 £40,000 -
Salford - 4 £40,000 -
Harrogate - 4 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £42,500 -
Berkshire +11 3 £62,500 -10.71% 2
East of England - 3 £50,880 - 1
Portsmouth - 3 £37,500 -
Bristol -11 2 £62,500 +47.05% 1
South West -14 2 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Edinburgh - 2 £45,000 -
Wales - 2 £29,250 -
Scotland - 2 £45,000 -
South Wales - 2 £29,250 -
Farnborough - 2 £47,500 - 2
Cambridge - 2 £50,440 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £40,000 - 2
Staines - 2 £57,500 -

Senior UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 212 (100.00%) User Experience
2 99 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (43.87%) Axure RP
4 70 (33.02%) Adobe
5 57 (26.89%) MS Visio
6 56 (26.42%) HTML
7 54 (25.47%) E-Commerce
8 51 (24.06%) CSS
8 51 (24.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 51 (24.06%) Information Architecture
9 50 (23.58%) Marketing
10 44 (20.75%) Photoshop
11 41 (19.34%) Adobe Illustrator
12 40 (18.87%) Usability Testing
13 33 (15.57%) Computer Science
14 28 (13.21%) JavaScript
15 26 (12.26%) Responsive Web Design
16 24 (11.32%) UX Design
17 23 (10.85%) Mobile App
18 22 (10.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 22 (10.38%) Degree
19 21 (9.91%) OmniGraffle
20 20 (9.43%) Psychology
21 19 (8.96%) Retail
21 19 (8.96%) Finance
22 18 (8.49%) Web Design
22 18 (8.49%) Industrial Design
23 17 (8.02%) Analytics
24 16 (7.55%) Mentoring
25 15 (7.08%) Digital Media

Senior UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (2.36%) CMS
2 4 (1.89%) WordPress
3 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 57 (26.89%) MS Visio
2 51 (24.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 44 (20.75%) Photoshop
4 41 (19.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 21 (9.91%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (2.83%) MS Office
7 5 (2.36%) Fireworks
8 3 (1.42%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.47%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 93 (43.87%) Axure RP
2 22 (10.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
General
1 50 (23.58%) Marketing
2 19 (8.96%) Finance
2 19 (8.96%) Retail
3 9 (4.25%) Banking
4 6 (2.83%) Games
5 4 (1.89%) Electronics
6 3 (1.42%) Automotive
6 3 (1.42%) Advertising
7 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (26.42%) HTML
2 51 (24.06%) CSS
3 12 (5.66%) HTML5
4 11 (5.19%) jQuery
5 10 (4.72%) CSS3
6 3 (1.42%) Sass
7 2 (0.94%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.94%) XML
8 1 (0.47%) Flash
8 1 (0.47%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 212 (100.00%) User Experience
2 33 (15.57%) Computer Science
3 23 (10.85%) Mobile App
4 20 (9.43%) Psychology
5 15 (7.08%) Digital Media
6 9 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.25%) Smartphone
7 6 (2.83%) Taxonomies
7 6 (2.83%) Social Network
8 5 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.42%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.42%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.94%) Animation
11 1 (0.47%) Human Factors
11 1 (0.47%) DTV
11 1 (0.47%) Interactive TV
11 1 (0.47%) FMCG
11 1 (0.47%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.30%) Android
1 7 (3.30%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (25.47%) E-Commerce
3 51 (24.06%) Information Architecture
4 40 (18.87%) Usability Testing
5 26 (12.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 24 (11.32%) UX Design
7 18 (8.49%) Industrial Design
7 18 (8.49%) Web Design
8 17 (8.02%) Analytics
9 16 (7.55%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.13%) Data Protection
11 10 (4.72%) Scrum
12 9 (4.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (3.77%) Rapid Prototyping
14 7 (3.30%) B2B
14 7 (3.30%) Digital Marketing
15 6 (2.83%) Network Design
15 6 (2.83%) Social Commerce
16 5 (2.36%) Product Management
16 5 (2.36%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.21%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (10.38%) Degree
2 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.94%) QA
Vendors
1 70 (33.02%) Adobe
2 9 (4.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.94%) SAP
4 1 (0.47%) Google
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