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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Interface Designer
Rank 723 720 765
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Designer 180 157 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 143 118 120
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -5 164 £40,000 - 28
London -32 80 £45,000 +5.88% 15
South East +11 43 £43,500 +24.28% 5
City of London +10 29 £47,000 +25.33% 6
Surrey +21 21 £40,000 +14.28% 2
North West -5 21 £31,500 +40.00% 2
Scotland - 13 £34,250 - 3
Manchester +6 11 £31,500 +40.00% 1
Glasgow - 11 £34,250 - 3
Hampshire - 10 £43,500 -
Cheshire -5 9 £27,500 -
Crawley +5 7 - -
West Sussex -7 7 - -
East of England -24 7 £40,000 +45.45%
Yorkshire -43 5 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Farnborough - 5 £43,500 -
Essex +8 4 £40,000 +53.84%
Berkshire +1 4 £67,500 +12.50% 2
South West -32 4 £33,750 +12.50% 1
Basildon - 4 £40,000 -
Basingstoke - 4 £75,000 -
Wiltshire +1 3 £35,000 +16.66%
West Yorkshire -43 3 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Egham - 3 £70,000 - 1
East Midlands -1 2 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Wales -4 2 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Hertfordshire -9 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Leeds -38 2 £39,500 +8.96% 1
Macclesfield - 2 £33,750 -
Newbury - 2 £68,750 -

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 381 (85.81%) User Experience
2 339 (76.35%) HTML
3 334 (75.23%) CSS
4 235 (52.93%) JavaScript
5 229 (51.58%) Photoshop
6 182 (40.99%) Adobe
7 164 (36.94%) Adobe Illustrator
8 149 (33.56%) HTML5
9 105 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
10 104 (23.42%) CSS3
11 99 (22.30%) Apple iOS
12 94 (21.17%) Android
13 92 (20.72%) jQuery
14 77 (17.34%) Degree
15 75 (16.89%) Mobile App
16 71 (15.99%) Responsive Web Design
17 66 (14.86%) Finance
18 60 (13.51%) Web Design
19 58 (13.06%) Marketing
20 47 (10.59%) Graphic Design
21 45 (10.14%) E-Commerce
21 45 (10.14%) Axure RP
22 40 (9.01%) InDesign
23 39 (8.78%) Information Architecture
24 37 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
25 35 (7.88%) Usability Testing
26 34 (7.66%) Animation
26 34 (7.66%) Flash
27 32 (7.21%) Ajax
28 29 (6.53%) Scrum

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (1.35%) CMS
1 6 (1.35%) WordPress
2 5 (1.13%) Umbraco
2 5 (1.13%) Node.js
3 2 (0.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.23%) Apache
4 1 (0.23%) Drupal
4 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.23%) nginx
Applications
1 229 (51.58%) Photoshop
2 164 (36.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 40 (9.01%) InDesign
4 37 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
5 27 (6.08%) OmniGraffle
6 21 (4.73%) Fireworks
7 13 (2.93%) MS Visio
8 5 (1.13%) Inkscape
9 2 (0.45%) MS Office
9 2 (0.45%) MS Excel
9 2 (0.45%) FreeHand
10 1 (0.23%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.03%) Intranet
2 4 (0.90%) PBX
2 4 (0.90%) SMS
3 2 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.23%) SSH
4 1 (0.23%) 4G
4 1 (0.23%) Internet
4 1 (0.23%) HTTP
4 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.03%) Big Data
2 4 (0.90%) NoSQL
3 3 (0.68%) MySQL
4 1 (0.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (10.14%) Axure RP
2 16 (3.60%) Dreamweaver
3 15 (3.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 9 (2.03%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.35%) JIRA
6 2 (0.45%) Subversion
6 2 (0.45%) Hudson
7 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.23%) ProtoShare
General
1 66 (14.86%) Finance
2 58 (13.06%) Marketing
3 26 (5.86%) Multimedia
4 24 (5.41%) Games
5 22 (4.95%) Advertising
6 18 (4.05%) Banking
7 12 (2.70%) Retail
8 11 (2.48%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.13%) Military
9 5 (1.13%) Interactive Media
10 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.23%) iGaming
11 1 (0.23%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (76.35%) HTML
2 334 (75.23%) CSS
3 149 (33.56%) HTML5
4 104 (23.42%) CSS3
5 92 (20.72%) jQuery
6 34 (7.66%) Flash
7 32 (7.21%) Ajax
8 28 (6.31%) Sass
9 25 (5.63%) AngularJS
10 23 (5.18%) .NET
11 22 (4.95%) XHTML
12 16 (3.60%) ASP.NET
13 11 (2.48%) JSON
13 11 (2.48%) Backbone.js
13 11 (2.48%) WPF
14 9 (2.03%) REST
15 8 (1.80%) Silverlight
15 8 (1.80%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (1.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 6 (1.35%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 381 (85.81%) User Experience
2 75 (16.89%) Mobile App
3 47 (10.59%) Graphic Design
4 34 (7.66%) Animation
5 26 (5.86%) Motion Graphics
6 22 (4.95%) Digital Media
7 12 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.48%) Visualisation
9 9 (2.03%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (1.58%) W3C
10 7 (1.58%) STB
11 5 (1.13%) Device Driver
12 4 (0.90%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (0.90%) IVR
12 4 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.90%) Psychology
12 4 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (0.68%) iPad
13 3 (0.68%) Open Source
13 3 (0.68%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 99 (22.30%) Apple iOS
2 94 (21.17%) Android
3 15 (3.38%) Windows
4 6 (1.35%) Linux
5 5 (1.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (15.99%) Responsive Web Design
3 60 (13.51%) Web Design
4 45 (10.14%) E-Commerce
5 39 (8.78%) Information Architecture
6 35 (7.88%) Usability Testing
7 29 (6.53%) Digital Marketing
7 29 (6.53%) Scrum
8 28 (6.31%) Web Development
9 23 (5.18%) User Experience Design
10 22 (4.95%) Workflow
11 17 (3.83%) Coaching
12 16 (3.60%) SEO
13 15 (3.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (3.15%) MVC
15 12 (2.70%) Product Management
15 12 (2.70%) Analytics
16 11 (2.48%) Mentoring
17 9 (2.03%) User Stories
17 9 (2.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 235 (52.93%) JavaScript
2 25 (5.63%) PHP
3 21 (4.73%) Java
4 12 (2.70%) XAML
5 10 (2.25%) C#
6 8 (1.80%) SQL
7 4 (0.90%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.68%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.23%) C
Qualifications
1 77 (17.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.25%) QA
2 6 (1.35%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 182 (40.99%) Adobe
2 8 (1.80%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.35%) Twitter
3 6 (1.35%) Apple
4 3 (0.68%) EPiServer
4 3 (0.68%) Sencha
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle
6 1 (0.23%) Progress
6 1 (0.23%) CA
6 1 (0.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.23%) Telerik
6 1 (0.23%) Zend
6 1 (0.23%) Facebook
6 1 (0.23%) ExactTarget
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