The table below looks at the statistics for the UI Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UI Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Interface Designer
Rank 701 703 707
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Designer 192 229 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 163 181 137
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UI Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UI Designer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UI Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UI Designer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UI Designer within the UK.

UI Designer Salary Trend in the UK

UI Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UI Designer over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

UI Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

UI 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 UI Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -7 186 £40,000 - 42
London -23 90 £50,000 +25.00% 17
South East +1 33 £29,500 -15.71% 7
City of London -2 20 £40,000 -14.89% 7
North West -11 18 £40,000 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +13 14 £30,000 -17.24% 8
West Midlands +2 14 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Barton-upon-Humber - 13 £40,000 - 2
Lincolnshire - 13 £40,000 - 6
East Sussex +34 12 £29,500 +18.00% 1
Brighton +32 12 £29,500 +18.00%
Hampshire +9 10 £36,000 +50.00% 1
Cheshire -7 9 £33,750 +8.87%
Manchester +7 8 £40,000 - 1
South West - 8 £31,250 - 1
Yorkshire +10 7 £42,500 +80.85% 2
West Yorkshire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +8 6 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Wiltshire - 6 £30,000 -
Coventry -10 5 £40,000 +45.45%
Epsom - 5 £22,500 -
Salford +8 4 £40,000 -
Warrington +3 4 £30,000 -6.25%
Chester - 4 £40,000 -
Leeds - 4 £42,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 £35,000 -
Southampton +9 3 £35,000 +45.83%
Scotland +7 3 £35,000 - 1
West Sussex +5 3 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £30,000 - 1

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited UI 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 UI Designer in their job title.

1 301 (82.24%) User Experience
2 182 (49.73%) HTML
3 174 (47.54%) CSS
4 143 (39.07%) Photoshop
5 125 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (31.42%) JavaScript
7 113 (30.87%) Adobe Illustrator
8 88 (24.04%) Adobe
9 82 (22.40%) HTML5
10 74 (20.22%) Information Architecture
11 68 (18.58%) jQuery
12 64 (17.49%) Mobile App
13 59 (16.12%) Degree
14 55 (15.03%) Axure RP
15 54 (14.75%) Web Design
16 52 (14.21%) E-Commerce
17 51 (13.93%) Apple iOS
17 51 (13.93%) Responsive Web Design
17 51 (13.93%) Android
18 50 (13.66%) CSS3
19 49 (13.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
20 38 (10.38%) Scrum
21 36 (9.84%) Retail
22 34 (9.29%) Finance
23 32 (8.74%) Graphic Design
24 28 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
25 27 (7.38%) Usability Testing
26 24 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 23 (6.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
28 22 (6.01%) Sass

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited UI 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 UI Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (3.83%) WordPress
2 6 (1.64%) CMS
3 2 (0.55%) Apache
3 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.27%) nginx
4 1 (0.27%) Lync
4 1 (0.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 143 (39.07%) Photoshop
2 113 (30.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 49 (13.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 17 (4.64%) InDesign
5 10 (2.73%) Adobe After Effects
6 8 (2.19%) Fireworks
7 6 (1.64%) MS Excel
8 5 (1.37%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.27%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.27%) GIMP
10 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.27%) MS Office
10 1 (0.27%) Maya
10 1 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 13 (3.55%) Magento
2 3 (0.82%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.55%) SaaS
2 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.27%) Office 365
3 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.83%) Internet
2 2 (0.55%) Intranet
3 1 (0.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.27%) Big Data
2 1 (0.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 55 (15.03%) Axure RP
2 23 (6.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 9 (2.46%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.91%) Subversion
5 3 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.27%) Ant
7 1 (0.27%) Grunt
7 1 (0.27%) gulp
General
1 36 (9.84%) Retail
2 34 (9.29%) Finance
3 18 (4.92%) Marketing
4 16 (4.37%) Games
5 14 (3.83%) Law
6 11 (3.01%) Banking
7 8 (2.19%) Interactive Media
8 7 (1.91%) Advertising
8 7 (1.91%) Automotive
9 3 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.55%) French Language
10 2 (0.55%) German Language
10 2 (0.55%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
11 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (49.73%) HTML
2 174 (47.54%) CSS
3 82 (22.40%) HTML5
4 68 (18.58%) jQuery
5 50 (13.66%) CSS3
6 24 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 22 (6.01%) Sass
8 21 (5.74%) AngularJS
9 15 (4.10%) LESS
10 13 (3.55%) Flash
11 12 (3.28%) .NET
12 11 (3.01%) XHTML
13 10 (2.73%) DOM
14 9 (2.46%) Ajax
14 9 (2.46%) Backbone.js
15 6 (1.64%) JSON
16 4 (1.09%) Web Services
17 3 (0.82%) Ruby on Rails
17 3 (0.82%) Symfony
17 3 (0.82%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 301 (82.24%) User Experience
2 64 (17.49%) Mobile App
3 32 (8.74%) Graphic Design
4 14 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.73%) W3C
6 8 (2.19%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.91%) Social Media
7 7 (1.91%) iPhone
8 5 (1.37%) Learning Management System
8 5 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.37%) RIA
8 5 (1.37%) Animation
9 4 (1.09%) Human Factors
9 4 (1.09%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.82%) Taxonomies
10 3 (0.82%) BBC
10 3 (0.82%) NHS
10 3 (0.82%) Video Editing
10 3 (0.82%) Life Science
10 3 (0.82%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 51 (13.93%) Android
1 51 (13.93%) Apple iOS
2 14 (3.83%) Windows
3 5 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.27%) Linux
4 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (20.22%) Information Architecture
3 54 (14.75%) Web Design
4 52 (14.21%) E-Commerce
5 51 (13.93%) Responsive Web Design
6 38 (10.38%) Scrum
7 28 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (7.38%) Usability Testing
9 20 (5.46%) Web Development
10 12 (3.28%) Product Management
11 11 (3.01%) Mentoring
12 10 (2.73%) User Stories
13 9 (2.46%) B2B
13 9 (2.46%) Project Management
13 9 (2.46%) Analytics
14 8 (2.19%) MVC
14 8 (2.19%) UX Design
15 7 (1.91%) Rapid Prototyping
15 7 (1.91%) Mobile Application Development
16 6 (1.64%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 115 (31.42%) JavaScript
2 8 (2.19%) Java
3 7 (1.91%) PHP
4 6 (1.64%) C#
5 4 (1.09%) SQL
6 3 (0.82%) Ruby
7 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.55%) XAML
8 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (16.12%) Degree
2 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.64%) WCAG
2 3 (0.82%) QA
Vendors
1 88 (24.04%) Adobe
2 15 (4.10%) Google
3 6 (1.64%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.37%) Telerik
5 3 (0.82%) Twitter
5 3 (0.82%) SAP
6 2 (0.55%) Progress
6 2 (0.55%) Facebook
7 1 (0.27%) Apple
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle
7 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.27%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.27%) Sencha
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + gym,cafe,pension,training...
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + gym,pension,cafeteria,training...
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + plus a suite of benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aquent LLC
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Vitamin T
Salary: £35,000 per annum £35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Recruit Creatives
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus excellent company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + 25 days holiday + Pension + healthcare + Flexi time
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Xcede
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Amazing Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus(10%+), shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 65,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Flexible Working Hours, Felxible Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago