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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Interface Designer
Rank 688 706 672
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Designer 252 232 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 197 204 214
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 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 12 February 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
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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 +27 228 £42,250 +5.62% 28
London +29 121 £50,000 +5.26% 18
South East -26 31 £41,250 +3.12% 4
North West +37 30 £30,000 +3.44% 1
Manchester +28 24 £30,000 +3.44%
Scotland +16 18 £32,500 +1.56% 1
Surrey +18 14 £42,500 -5.55% 2
East of England +11 14 £32,500 +30.00% 1
City of London +25 11 £55,000 +22.22% 5
West Midlands - 10 £48,250 -
Milton Keynes +8 9 £35,000 +16.66%
Yorkshire +3 9 £40,250 -10.55% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 9 £35,000 -12.50%
Dundee - 9 - -
Edinburgh - 9 £32,500 - 1
Leeds +7 8 £40,500 +6.57%
West Yorkshire -4 8 £40,500 +30.64%
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £40,000 -
Coventry - 8 £42,000 -
East Midlands +5 7 £31,000 +24.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +8 6 £30,500 +22.00% 1
Nottingham +5 6 £30,500 +22.00% 1
Berkshire -21 6 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Bedfordshire - 6 £35,000 -
Reading +8 5 £52,500 +22.09%
South West -13 5 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Camberley - 5 £30,000 -
Guildford - 4 £55,000 - 1
Lancashire - 4 £30,000 -
Chorley - 4 £30,000 -

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 445 (86.74%) User Experience
2 277 (54.00%) CSS
3 271 (52.83%) HTML
4 201 (39.18%) Photoshop
5 199 (38.79%) JavaScript
6 178 (34.70%) Adobe Illustrator
7 176 (34.31%) Adobe
8 147 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
9 118 (23.00%) HTML5
10 98 (19.10%) Marketing
11 94 (18.32%) Axure RP
12 91 (17.74%) jQuery
13 85 (16.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 82 (15.98%) Responsive Web Design
15 81 (15.79%) CSS3
15 81 (15.79%) Degree
16 68 (13.26%) Mobile App
17 65 (12.67%) Front End Development
17 65 (12.67%) Information Architecture
17 65 (12.67%) E-Commerce
18 61 (11.89%) Android
19 60 (11.70%) Web Design
20 51 (9.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
21 44 (8.58%) AngularJS
21 44 (8.58%) CMS
22 42 (8.19%) Apple iOS
23 40 (7.80%) Graphic Design
24 37 (7.21%) Fireworks
25 35 (6.82%) Google
26 34 (6.63%) Typography

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 44 (8.58%) CMS
2 12 (2.34%) WordPress
3 10 (1.95%) Umbraco
4 7 (1.36%) Confluence
4 7 (1.36%) Node.js
5 3 (0.58%) DNN
5 3 (0.58%) Drupal
5 3 (0.58%) Immediacy CMS
5 3 (0.58%) Kentico
5 3 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.58%) Sitefinity
6 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 201 (39.18%) Photoshop
2 178 (34.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 85 (16.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 37 (7.21%) Fireworks
5 28 (5.46%) OmniGraffle
6 17 (3.31%) InDesign
7 12 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (1.95%) MS Office
9 7 (1.36%) MS Excel
9 7 (1.36%) MS Visio
10 6 (1.17%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.39%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 10 (1.95%) Magento
2 3 (0.58%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.73%) SaaS
2 9 (1.75%) GitHub
3 6 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.78%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.19%) Office 365
6 1 (0.19%) Trello
6 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (1.17%) Wireless
3 5 (0.97%) Internet
4 3 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.19%) Broadband
5 1 (0.19%) PPP
5 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.95%) Big Data
2 4 (0.78%) MySQL
3 2 (0.39%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 94 (18.32%) Axure RP
2 51 (9.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 14 (2.73%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.75%) JIRA
4 9 (1.75%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.78%) Xcode
6 2 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.19%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 98 (19.10%) Marketing
2 24 (4.68%) Games
3 23 (4.48%) Finance
4 19 (3.70%) Retail
5 12 (2.34%) Advertising
6 11 (2.14%) Multimedia
7 6 (1.17%) Banking
7 6 (1.17%) Interactive Media
8 5 (0.97%) Back Office
9 4 (0.78%) Publishing
9 4 (0.78%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.39%) Electronics
10 2 (0.39%) German Language
10 2 (0.39%) Law
10 2 (0.39%) Legal
10 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.39%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (54.00%) CSS
2 271 (52.83%) HTML
3 118 (23.00%) HTML5
4 91 (17.74%) jQuery
5 81 (15.79%) CSS3
6 44 (8.58%) AngularJS
7 30 (5.85%) Ajax
7 30 (5.85%) Sass
8 29 (5.65%) .NET
9 26 (5.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 24 (4.68%) LESS
11 18 (3.51%) Backbone.js
12 13 (2.53%) Flash
12 13 (2.53%) Kendo UI
13 9 (1.75%) Semantic HTML
13 9 (1.75%) Velocity
14 8 (1.56%) ASP.NET
14 8 (1.56%) Ember.js
14 8 (1.56%) Ruby on Rails
15 7 (1.36%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 445 (86.74%) User Experience
2 68 (13.26%) Mobile App
3 40 (7.80%) Graphic Design
4 31 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.90%) Animation
5 20 (3.90%) Social Media
6 14 (2.73%) Digital Media
7 12 (2.34%) W3C
8 11 (2.14%) NHS
9 10 (1.95%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.56%) Fintech
11 6 (1.17%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.17%) Statistics
12 5 (0.97%) Ergonomics
12 5 (0.97%) mHealth
12 5 (0.97%) Online Games
12 5 (0.97%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.78%) Motion Graphics
13 4 (0.78%) Photography
13 4 (0.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 61 (11.89%) Android
2 42 (8.19%) Apple iOS
3 9 (1.75%) Windows
4 2 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (15.98%) Responsive Web Design
3 65 (12.67%) E-Commerce
3 65 (12.67%) Front End Development
3 65 (12.67%) Information Architecture
4 60 (11.70%) Web Design
5 34 (6.63%) Typography
6 29 (5.65%) Analytics
6 29 (5.65%) Usability Testing
7 27 (5.26%) Content Management
8 26 (5.07%) MVC
9 25 (4.87%) Scrum
9 25 (4.87%) Software Engineering
10 22 (4.29%) UX Design
10 22 (4.29%) Web Development
11 20 (3.90%) Digital Marketing
11 20 (3.90%) Workflow
12 19 (3.70%) B2B
12 19 (3.70%) Mobile Development
12 19 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 199 (38.79%) JavaScript
2 21 (4.09%) PHP
3 13 (2.53%) SQL
4 8 (1.56%) Ruby
5 7 (1.36%) C#
5 7 (1.36%) Java
6 4 (0.78%) Apple Swift
6 4 (0.78%) C
6 4 (0.78%) XAML
7 1 (0.19%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.19%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (0.19%) C++
7 1 (0.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 81 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (0.58%) PhD
3 2 (0.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.78%) WCAG
2 3 (0.58%) QA
3 2 (0.39%) WAI
Vendors
1 176 (34.31%) Adobe
2 35 (6.82%) Google
3 31 (6.04%) Microsoft
4 20 (3.90%) Apple
5 9 (1.75%) Cegedim Rx
5 9 (1.75%) Cisco
5 9 (1.75%) Sony
6 5 (0.97%) DevExpress
6 5 (0.97%) Kony
7 4 (0.78%) Telerik
8 3 (0.58%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.58%) Twitter
9 2 (0.39%) SAP
10 1 (0.19%) BT
10 1 (0.19%) hybris
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle
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