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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Interface Designer
Rank 703 691 745
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Designer 184 205 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 154 151 104
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
101493 101105 101549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.45% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83542 81233 85841
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +9 178 £45,000 +5.88% 34
London -12 73 £50,000 +8.10% 13
South East +12 67 £45,000 +5.88% 3
City of London -3 32 £45,000 +5.88% 5
North West -5 19 £29,000 -10.76% 7
Oxfordshire +18 18 £42,500 +25.00%
Berkshire +10 17 £52,500 +20.00% 1
Oxford +19 15 £50,000 -
Manchester +13 15 £29,000 -4.91% 4
Bracknell - 11 £50,000 -
Surrey +7 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Sussex - 9 £35,000 -
Kent +12 7 £45,000 +87.50%
Yorkshire +3 7 £31,000 -4.61%
Buckinghamshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +23 5 £35,000 -33.64% 7
South West -7 5 £37,500 -5.66% 1
West Yorkshire -3 4 £30,500 -6.15%
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £45,000 -
Aylesbury - 4 £40,000 -
Bristol - 4 £37,500 - 1
Cheshire -10 3 £20,500 -36.92% 2
Crawley - 3 £37,500 -
Woking - 3 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +2 2 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Leeds +1 2 £30,500 -6.15%
East of England -22 2 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Northampton - 2 £38,750 - 1
Barton-upon-Humber - 2 - - 2
York - 2 £37,500 -

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 297 (81.37%) User Experience
2 257 (70.41%) HTML
3 233 (63.84%) CSS
4 175 (47.95%) Photoshop
5 155 (42.47%) JavaScript
6 134 (36.71%) Adobe
7 123 (33.70%) Agile Software Development
8 116 (31.78%) HTML5
9 104 (28.49%) jQuery
10 97 (26.58%) Adobe Illustrator
11 75 (20.55%) Information Architecture
12 66 (18.08%) Responsive Web Design
13 63 (17.26%) Degree
14 59 (16.16%) CSS3
15 58 (15.89%) Mobile App
15 58 (15.89%) Web Design
16 56 (15.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 55 (15.07%) Usability Testing
18 54 (14.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 54 (14.79%) Finance
18 54 (14.79%) Web Development
19 47 (12.88%) Axure RP
20 40 (10.96%) E-Commerce
21 35 (9.59%) Scrum
21 35 (9.59%) Graphic Design
21 35 (9.59%) Sass
22 29 (7.95%) Apple iOS
23 28 (7.67%) LESS
24 27 (7.40%) Marketing
24 27 (7.40%) .NET

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 20 (5.48%) CMS
2 19 (5.21%) WordPress
3 11 (3.01%) Node.js
4 5 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.82%) nginx
6 2 (0.55%) Drupal
6 2 (0.55%) IIS
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 175 (47.95%) Photoshop
2 97 (26.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 54 (14.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 20 (5.48%) Fireworks
5 11 (3.01%) InDesign
6 9 (2.47%) MS Visio
7 7 (1.92%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.27%) Inkscape
Business Applications
1 6 (1.64%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.47%) Internet
2 4 (1.10%) HTTP
3 2 (0.55%) DNS
3 2 (0.55%) Intranet
4 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.27%) NFC
4 1 (0.27%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.64%) NoSQL
2 4 (1.10%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (12.88%) Axure RP
2 22 (6.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 9 (2.47%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.64%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.27%) Subversion
General
1 54 (14.79%) Finance
2 27 (7.40%) Marketing
3 20 (5.48%) Banking
4 19 (5.21%) Retail
5 13 (3.56%) Games
6 12 (3.29%) Publishing
7 10 (2.74%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.64%) Automotive
9 4 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.82%) Advertising
11 2 (0.55%) Interactive Media
11 2 (0.55%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.27%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (70.41%) HTML
2 233 (63.84%) CSS
3 116 (31.78%) HTML5
4 104 (28.49%) jQuery
5 59 (16.16%) CSS3
6 56 (15.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 35 (9.59%) Sass
8 28 (7.67%) LESS
9 27 (7.40%) .NET
10 23 (6.30%) XHTML
10 23 (6.30%) AngularJS
11 22 (6.03%) Zurb Foundation
12 14 (3.84%) Ajax
13 12 (3.29%) Spring
13 12 (3.29%) JSF
13 12 (3.29%) Spring MVC
13 12 (3.29%) Struts
13 12 (3.29%) GWT
13 12 (3.29%) PrimeFaces
14 9 (2.47%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 297 (81.37%) User Experience
2 58 (15.89%) Mobile App
3 35 (9.59%) Graphic Design
4 19 (5.21%) RIA
5 16 (4.38%) Human Factors
6 12 (3.29%) Social Media
7 9 (2.47%) Animation
8 8 (2.19%) W3C
9 7 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
9 7 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.37%) NHS
10 5 (1.37%) Informatics
11 4 (1.10%) Web 2.0
11 4 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.82%) New Media
12 3 (0.82%) Interactive TV
12 3 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.82%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.82%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.95%) Apple iOS
2 21 (5.75%) Android
3 5 (1.37%) Windows
4 3 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (33.70%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (20.55%) Information Architecture
3 66 (18.08%) Responsive Web Design
4 58 (15.89%) Web Design
5 55 (15.07%) Usability Testing
6 54 (14.79%) Web Development
7 40 (10.96%) E-Commerce
8 35 (9.59%) Scrum
9 24 (6.58%) Product Management
10 22 (6.03%) UX Design
11 16 (4.38%) MVC
12 15 (4.11%) User Stories
13 9 (2.47%) Analytics
13 9 (2.47%) SEO
13 9 (2.47%) Data Modelling
14 8 (2.19%) Mobile Commerce
14 8 (2.19%) Coaching
14 8 (2.19%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (1.92%) Project Management
16 6 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (42.47%) JavaScript
2 16 (4.38%) Java
3 10 (2.74%) PHP
4 7 (1.92%) SQL
5 6 (1.64%) C#
6 3 (0.82%) VB.NET
6 3 (0.82%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 63 (17.26%) Degree
2 2 (0.55%) VCP4
3 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.37%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (1.64%) IAG
Vendors
1 134 (36.71%) Adobe
2 24 (6.58%) Twitter
3 9 (2.47%) Facebook
3 9 (2.47%) iRise
4 8 (2.19%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.64%) Apple
5 6 (1.64%) Sencha
6 5 (1.37%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle
7 1 (0.27%) SAP
7 1 (0.27%) Progress
7 1 (0.27%) Sony
7 1 (0.27%) Yahoo!
7 1 (0.27%) Google
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Esher, Surrey
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + company benefits
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Cambridge
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Salary: £30000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + benefits package
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