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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Interface Designer
Rank 714 721 727
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Designer 190 188 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 165 149 119
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
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%

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 4 September 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 4 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 +21 186 £40,000 - 36
London -19 75 £50,000 +17.64% 14
South East +15 49 £32,500 -25.28% 4
West Midlands - 17 £40,000 - 2
City of London +15 16 £45,000 -4.25% 5
Surrey +1 16 £32,500 -18.75% 1
North West -15 16 £40,000 +26.98% 2
Yorkshire +22 13 £42,500 +41.66% 7
Hampshire +19 11 £35,000 -19.54% 1
East Sussex +25 10 £29,500 +18.00%
Brighton +23 10 £29,500 +18.00%
Woking - 10 £32,500 - 1
Cheshire -9 9 £33,750 +12.50%
Coventry - 9 £40,000 -
Berkshire +22 8 £35,000 -48.14% 1
West Yorkshire +16 8 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Manchester -2 7 £40,000 +26.98% 1
East Midlands - 7 £28,250 - 4
South West -10 6 £30,000 -11.11%
Staffordshire - 6 £40,000 -
Stafford - 6 £40,000 -
Basingstoke +25 5 £29,000 -61.33% 1
Leeds +11 5 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Lincolnshire - 5 - - 4
Epsom - 5 £22,500 -
Barton-upon-Humber - 5 - - 2
Reading - 5 £35,000 - 1
Salford +3 4 £40,000 -
Warrington +1 4 £30,000 -6.25%
Crawley -11 4 £35,000 -

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 313 (85.75%) User Experience
2 185 (50.68%) HTML
3 178 (48.77%) CSS
4 141 (38.63%) Photoshop
5 124 (33.97%) JavaScript
6 122 (33.42%) Adobe Illustrator
7 114 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
8 87 (23.84%) Adobe
9 86 (23.56%) HTML5
10 73 (20.00%) Information Architecture
10 73 (20.00%) Axure RP
11 67 (18.36%) jQuery
12 63 (17.26%) Mobile App
13 58 (15.89%) Degree
14 54 (14.79%) E-Commerce
15 53 (14.52%) Android
15 53 (14.52%) Apple iOS
16 52 (14.25%) Web Design
17 51 (13.97%) CSS3
18 50 (13.70%) Responsive Web Design
19 48 (13.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
20 39 (10.68%) Retail
21 32 (8.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
22 30 (8.22%) Graphic Design
23 29 (7.95%) Scrum
24 28 (7.67%) Stakeholder Management
25 27 (7.40%) AngularJS
26 25 (6.85%) Finance
27 22 (6.03%) Web Development
27 22 (6.03%) Sass

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (3.01%) CMS
2 7 (1.92%) WordPress
3 4 (1.10%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.10%) Lync
4 2 (0.55%) Apache
4 2 (0.55%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.27%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.27%) Kentico
5 1 (0.27%) DNN
5 1 (0.27%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 141 (38.63%) Photoshop
2 122 (33.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 48 (13.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 17 (4.66%) InDesign
5 12 (3.29%) MS Excel
6 10 (2.74%) Fireworks
6 10 (2.74%) Adobe After Effects
7 6 (1.64%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (1.10%) MS Office
9 2 (0.55%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.27%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.27%) GIMP
10 1 (0.27%) Maya
10 1 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 14 (3.84%) Magento
2 4 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.82%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.10%) Office 365
2 4 (1.10%) Yammer
3 2 (0.55%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.56%) Internet
2 2 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.64%) MySQL
2 4 (1.10%) Big Data
3 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 73 (20.00%) Axure RP
2 32 (8.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 7 (1.92%) Subversion
3 7 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.10%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.27%) Ant
6 1 (0.27%) Grunt
6 1 (0.27%) gulp
General
1 39 (10.68%) Retail
2 25 (6.85%) Finance
3 17 (4.66%) Marketing
4 14 (3.84%) Games
4 14 (3.84%) Law
5 9 (2.47%) Interactive Media
6 8 (2.19%) Banking
7 7 (1.92%) Advertising
7 7 (1.92%) Automotive
8 3 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.55%) Legal
9 2 (0.55%) French Language
9 2 (0.55%) German Language
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (50.68%) HTML
2 178 (48.77%) CSS
3 86 (23.56%) HTML5
4 67 (18.36%) jQuery
5 51 (13.97%) CSS3
6 27 (7.40%) AngularJS
7 22 (6.03%) Sass
8 19 (5.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (3.84%) .NET
10 12 (3.29%) Flash
11 10 (2.74%) DOM
12 8 (2.19%) LESS
12 8 (2.19%) Backbone.js
13 7 (1.92%) Ajax
14 6 (1.64%) JSON
14 6 (1.64%) XHTML
15 4 (1.10%) Symfony
16 3 (0.82%) KnockoutJS
16 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET
16 3 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 313 (85.75%) User Experience
2 63 (17.26%) Mobile App
3 30 (8.22%) Graphic Design
4 15 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.29%) Visualisation
6 10 (2.74%) W3C
7 8 (2.19%) Social Media
8 6 (1.64%) iPhone
9 5 (1.37%) Learning Management System
9 5 (1.37%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.10%) Taxonomies
10 4 (1.10%) Social Network
10 4 (1.10%) Animation
11 3 (0.82%) BBC
11 3 (0.82%) NHS
12 2 (0.55%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.55%) Video Editing
12 2 (0.55%) Ergonomics
12 2 (0.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (14.52%) Android
1 53 (14.52%) Apple iOS
2 16 (4.38%) Windows
3 4 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.27%) Linux
4 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 54 (14.79%) E-Commerce
4 52 (14.25%) Web Design
5 50 (13.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 29 (7.95%) Scrum
7 28 (7.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (6.03%) Web Development
8 22 (6.03%) Usability Testing
9 12 (3.29%) Mentoring
10 11 (3.01%) User Stories
10 11 (3.01%) Rapid Prototyping
10 11 (3.01%) MVC
11 10 (2.74%) UX Design
12 9 (2.47%) Product Management
13 8 (2.19%) Analytics
14 7 (1.92%) Data Protection
14 7 (1.92%) B2B
14 7 (1.92%) Project Management
15 6 (1.64%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 124 (33.97%) JavaScript
2 9 (2.47%) PHP
3 5 (1.37%) Java
4 4 (1.10%) C#
5 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.55%) XAML
5 2 (0.55%) SQL
6 1 (0.27%) VB
6 1 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (15.89%) Degree
2 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.93%) WCAG
2 2 (0.55%) QA
Vendors
1 87 (23.84%) Adobe
2 16 (4.38%) Google
3 13 (3.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.37%) Telerik
5 3 (0.82%) SAP
6 2 (0.55%) Progress
7 1 (0.27%) Apple
7 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.27%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.27%) Facebook
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