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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Interface Designer
Rank 700 727 771
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Designer 200 146 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 161 114 104
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 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 29 August 2014. 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 +11 186 £40,000 +6.66% 27
London +22 103 £42,500 - 14
South East +9 43 £40,000 +14.28% 7
City of London +7 39 £47,000 +25.33% 4
North West +5 26 £31,500 +40.00%
Surrey - 20 £40,000 - 2
Cheshire +2 14 £30,000 -
Manchester -2 11 £31,500 +40.00%
Scotland - 10 £35,000 -
Hampshire -7 9 £43,500 +40.32% 1
Glasgow - 8 £35,000 -
Crawley +14 7 - -
West Sussex +2 7 - -
East of England -11 7 £42,500 +36.00%
Warrington -12 5 £32,000 -
Berkshire -7 4 £67,500 +31.70% 3
Essex - 4 £40,000 -
Basildon - 4 £40,000 -
Basingstoke - 4 £75,000 -
Farnborough - 4 £43,500 - 1
Yorkshire -57 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Wiltshire -12 2 £33,750 +3.84% 2
South West -23 2 £33,750 -6.89% 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £26,750 -
Salford - 2 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £25,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £40,000 -
Brighton - 2 £25,000 -
Watford - 2 £40,000 -

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 338 (74.12%) HTML
2 331 (72.59%) CSS
3 238 (52.19%) Photoshop
4 227 (49.78%) JavaScript
5 183 (40.13%) Adobe
6 174 (38.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 144 (31.58%) HTML5
8 99 (21.71%) Android
8 99 (21.71%) Apple iOS
9 96 (21.05%) CSS3
10 86 (18.86%) jQuery
11 80 (17.54%) Mobile App
12 78 (17.11%) Finance
13 75 (16.45%) Responsive Web Design
14 74 (16.23%) Degree
15 64 (14.04%) Web Design
16 60 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
17 58 (12.72%) Marketing
18 55 (12.06%) E-Commerce
19 52 (11.40%) Graphic Design
20 48 (10.53%) Axure RP
21 43 (9.43%) InDesign
22 40 (8.77%) Adobe After Effects
23 39 (8.55%) Flash
23 39 (8.55%) OmniGraffle
24 37 (8.11%) Information Architecture
25 36 (7.89%) Ajax
26 35 (7.68%) Usability Testing
27 34 (7.46%) Animation
28 31 (6.80%) Scrum

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (1.32%) WordPress
2 5 (1.10%) Umbraco
3 4 (0.88%) CMS
4 3 (0.66%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.44%) Node.js
6 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.22%) nginx
6 1 (0.22%) Apache
6 1 (0.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 238 (52.19%) Photoshop
2 174 (38.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 43 (9.43%) InDesign
4 40 (8.77%) Adobe After Effects
5 39 (8.55%) OmniGraffle
6 22 (4.82%) Fireworks
7 16 (3.51%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.88%) Inkscape
8 4 (0.88%) FreeHand
9 3 (0.66%) MS Office
10 2 (0.44%) MS Excel
11 1 (0.22%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 5 (1.10%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.97%) Intranet
2 4 (0.88%) PBX
2 4 (0.88%) SMS
3 1 (0.22%) HTTP
3 1 (0.22%) Internet
3 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.97%) Big Data
2 3 (0.66%) MySQL
3 2 (0.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 48 (10.53%) Axure RP
2 15 (3.29%) Dreamweaver
3 14 (3.07%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 7 (1.54%) JIRA
5 6 (1.32%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.66%) Subversion
6 3 (0.66%) Hudson
7 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.22%) ProtoShare
7 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 78 (17.11%) Finance
2 58 (12.72%) Marketing
3 27 (5.92%) Multimedia
4 25 (5.48%) Advertising
4 25 (5.48%) Games
5 20 (4.39%) Banking
6 16 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.85%) Retail
8 5 (1.10%) Military
8 5 (1.10%) Interactive Media
9 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (74.12%) HTML
2 331 (72.59%) CSS
3 144 (31.58%) HTML5
4 96 (21.05%) CSS3
5 86 (18.86%) jQuery
6 39 (8.55%) Flash
7 36 (7.89%) Ajax
8 28 (6.14%) Sass
9 24 (5.26%) AngularJS
10 23 (5.04%) XHTML
11 19 (4.17%) .NET
12 14 (3.07%) ASP.NET
13 12 (2.63%) WPF
14 10 (2.19%) JSON
14 10 (2.19%) Backbone.js
15 9 (1.97%) REST
15 9 (1.97%) Silverlight
16 8 (1.75%) Apache Flex
16 8 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
17 6 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 80 (17.54%) Mobile App
2 52 (11.40%) Graphic Design
3 34 (7.46%) Animation
4 29 (6.36%) Motion Graphics
5 25 (5.48%) Digital Media
6 11 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.19%) Visualisation
8 9 (1.97%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (1.54%) STB
10 5 (1.10%) Device Driver
10 5 (1.10%) NHS
10 5 (1.10%) W3C
11 4 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.88%) IVR
11 4 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (0.88%) Web 2.0
11 4 (0.88%) Psychology
11 4 (0.88%) Open Source
11 4 (0.88%) Social Media
12 3 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 99 (21.71%) Android
1 99 (21.71%) Apple iOS
2 14 (3.07%) Windows
3 6 (1.32%) Linux
4 5 (1.10%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (16.45%) Responsive Web Design
2 64 (14.04%) Web Design
3 60 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (12.06%) E-Commerce
5 37 (8.11%) Information Architecture
6 35 (7.68%) Usability Testing
7 31 (6.80%) Scrum
8 28 (6.14%) Digital Marketing
8 28 (6.14%) Web Development
9 24 (5.26%) User Experience Design
10 23 (5.04%) Workflow
11 16 (3.51%) SEO
12 15 (3.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (2.85%) MVC
14 11 (2.41%) Product Management
14 11 (2.41%) Analytics
15 10 (2.19%) Time Management
16 9 (1.97%) Web Application Development
16 9 (1.97%) Rapid Prototyping
17 8 (1.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 227 (49.78%) JavaScript
2 25 (5.48%) PHP
3 23 (5.04%) Java
4 15 (3.29%) XAML
5 9 (1.97%) C#
6 5 (1.10%) SQL
7 3 (0.66%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.44%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.22%) C
Qualifications
1 74 (16.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.19%) QA
2 4 (0.88%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 183 (40.13%) Adobe
2 7 (1.54%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.10%) Apple
3 5 (1.10%) Twitter
4 3 (0.66%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle
6 1 (0.22%) CA
6 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.22%) Facebook
6 1 (0.22%) Telerik
6 1 (0.22%) Zend
6 1 (0.22%) ExactTarget
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