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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Interface Designer
Rank 709 688 726
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Designer 181 236 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 151 196 144
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
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 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 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 7 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 -17 176 £40,000 - 35
London -38 88 £46,250 +15.62% 15
South East +34 31 £35,000 +40.00% 4
City of London +15 18 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands +15 16 £30,000 -17.24% 6
North West +2 14 £40,000 +25.00% 7
West Midlands -7 13 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Lincolnshire - 13 £40,000 - 6
Barton-upon-Humber - 13 £40,000 - 2
Brighton +20 8 £29,500 +18.00%
East Sussex +18 8 £29,500 +18.00% 1
Hampshire +10 8 £36,000 +50.00% 2
Cheshire -12 8 £32,500 +1.56% 4
Warwickshire - 7 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +16 6 £42,500 +30.76% 1
West Yorkshire +10 6 £42,500 +30.76% 1
West Sussex +7 6 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 6 £30,000 -
South West - 6 £30,000 -
Worthing - 6 £42,500 -
Leamington Spa - 6 £35,000 -
Manchester +10 5 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Warrington -7 4 £30,000 -6.25% 1
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £40,000 -
Chester - 4 £40,000 - 2
Kent - 4 £40,000 -
Surrey +13 3 £22,500 -43.75%
Leeds +5 3 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Southampton +3 3 £35,000 +45.83%
Wakefield - 3 £27,500 -

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 300 (81.97%) User Experience
2 195 (53.28%) HTML
3 183 (50.00%) CSS
4 145 (39.62%) Photoshop
5 129 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
6 122 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 108 (29.51%) Adobe Illustrator
8 88 (24.04%) Adobe
9 80 (21.86%) HTML5
10 71 (19.40%) Information Architecture
11 66 (18.03%) jQuery
12 60 (16.39%) Mobile App
13 58 (15.85%) Axure RP
14 57 (15.57%) Responsive Web Design
14 57 (15.57%) Web Design
14 57 (15.57%) Degree
15 53 (14.48%) E-Commerce
16 45 (12.30%) Scrum
16 45 (12.30%) Apple iOS
16 45 (12.30%) CSS3
16 45 (12.30%) Android
17 44 (12.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 40 (10.93%) Finance
19 32 (8.74%) Graphic Design
20 31 (8.47%) Usability Testing
20 31 (8.47%) Retail
21 29 (7.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 28 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
23 23 (6.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
24 22 (6.01%) Sass

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 15 (4.10%) WordPress
2 6 (1.64%) CMS
3 4 (1.09%) Node.js
4 3 (0.82%) nginx
5 2 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.55%) Apache
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.27%) Drupal
6 1 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 145 (39.62%) Photoshop
2 108 (29.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 44 (12.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 17 (4.64%) InDesign
5 8 (2.19%) OmniGraffle
6 7 (1.91%) Fireworks
6 7 (1.91%) Adobe After Effects
7 5 (1.37%) MS Excel
8 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.27%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.27%) GIMP
9 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.27%) Maya
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 11 (3.01%) Magento
2 3 (0.82%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.55%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.10%) Internet
2 3 (0.82%) HTTP
3 2 (0.55%) Intranet
4 1 (0.27%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 58 (15.85%) Axure RP
2 23 (6.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 10 (2.73%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.91%) Subversion
5 2 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.27%) Ant
6 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.27%) Grunt
6 1 (0.27%) gulp
General
1 40 (10.93%) Finance
2 31 (8.47%) Retail
3 18 (4.92%) Games
4 17 (4.64%) Marketing
5 14 (3.83%) Law
6 13 (3.55%) Banking
7 9 (2.46%) Automotive
8 8 (2.19%) Interactive Media
9 6 (1.64%) Advertising
10 5 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.82%) Publishing
11 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.55%) French Language
12 2 (0.55%) German Language
12 2 (0.55%) Legal
12 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (53.28%) HTML
2 183 (50.00%) CSS
3 80 (21.86%) HTML5
4 66 (18.03%) jQuery
5 45 (12.30%) CSS3
6 29 (7.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 22 (6.01%) Sass
7 22 (6.01%) AngularJS
8 18 (4.92%) LESS
9 12 (3.28%) Ajax
10 11 (3.01%) .NET
10 11 (3.01%) Flash
10 11 (3.01%) XHTML
11 9 (2.46%) DOM
12 8 (2.19%) Backbone.js
13 6 (1.64%) JSON
14 4 (1.09%) Dojo
14 4 (1.09%) Web Services
14 4 (1.09%) REST
15 3 (0.82%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 300 (81.97%) User Experience
2 60 (16.39%) Mobile App
3 32 (8.74%) Graphic Design
4 13 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.73%) RIA
6 9 (2.46%) Visualisation
6 9 (2.46%) W3C
7 7 (1.91%) Human Factors
7 7 (1.91%) iPhone
8 5 (1.37%) Learning Management System
8 5 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.37%) Animation
9 4 (1.09%) Social Media
10 3 (0.82%) Life Science
10 3 (0.82%) Social Network
10 3 (0.82%) Taxonomies
10 3 (0.82%) BBC
10 3 (0.82%) NHS
11 2 (0.55%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.55%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.30%) Android
1 45 (12.30%) Apple iOS
2 12 (3.28%) Windows
3 6 (1.64%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.27%) Linux
4 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (19.40%) Information Architecture
3 57 (15.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 57 (15.57%) Web Design
4 53 (14.48%) E-Commerce
5 45 (12.30%) Scrum
6 31 (8.47%) Usability Testing
7 28 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (5.19%) Web Development
9 16 (4.37%) Product Management
10 12 (3.28%) UX Design
11 10 (2.73%) Analytics
11 10 (2.73%) User Stories
12 9 (2.46%) Mobile Application Development
12 9 (2.46%) Project Management
13 8 (2.19%) B2B
13 8 (2.19%) Rapid Prototyping
14 7 (1.91%) Mentoring
14 7 (1.91%) Mobile First
14 7 (1.91%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 122 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (2.73%) PHP
3 9 (2.46%) Java
4 6 (1.64%) SQL
5 5 (1.37%) C#
6 3 (0.82%) Ruby
7 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.55%) XAML
8 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (15.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.10%) WCAG
2 5 (1.37%) QA
Vendors
1 88 (24.04%) Adobe
2 14 (3.83%) Google
3 6 (1.64%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.37%) Telerik
5 4 (1.09%) Twitter
6 3 (0.82%) Sencha
6 3 (0.82%) Facebook
7 2 (0.55%) SAP
7 2 (0.55%) Progress
7 2 (0.55%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.27%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.27%) Apple
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle
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