The table below looks at the statistics for the User Experience Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Experience Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Architect
Rank 844 743 834
Rank change year-on-year
-101 +91
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 48 153 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.14% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.14% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 29 111 43
Average salary £60,000 £44,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -23.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
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 £27,000 £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%

User Experience Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Experience Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

User Experience Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

User Experience Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Experience Architect within the UK.

User Experience Architect Salary Trend in the UK

User Experience Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Experience Architect over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

User Experience Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

User Experience Architect
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 -98 43 £60,000 +33.33% 4
South East -20 18 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Berkshire -2 16 £65,000 +62.50% 1
London -24 13 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Maidenhead -4 8 £65,000 -
East of England +8 4 £26,500 -47.00%
City of London -4 4 £72,500 +81.25%
Bristol -8 4 £43,750 -2.77%
South West -27 4 £43,750 -2.77%
North West +4 3 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Cheshire - 3 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 2 £26,500 -47.00%
Norfolk - 2 - -
Stevenage - 2 £26,500 -
North Yorkshire +13 1 - -
Oxford +10 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Oxfordshire +2 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Yorkshire -6 1 - -
Flintshire - 1 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
York - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 - -
Horsham - 1 £35,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £35,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £40,000 -
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
North Wales - 1 £45,000 -

User Experience Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited User Experience Architect 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 User Experience Architect in their job title.

1 107 (100.00%) User Experience
2 58 (54.21%) Axure RP
3 39 (36.45%) Information Architecture
4 30 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (27.10%) Marketing
5 29 (27.10%) HTML
6 28 (26.17%) MS Visio
7 26 (24.30%) UX Design
8 25 (23.36%) OmniGraffle
9 23 (21.50%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (20.56%) CSS
11 19 (17.76%) B2B
11 19 (17.76%) Degree
12 18 (16.82%) Adobe
12 18 (16.82%) Photoshop
12 18 (16.82%) Analytics
13 16 (14.95%) E-Commerce
14 15 (14.02%) Usability Testing
15 14 (13.08%) JavaScript
16 13 (12.15%) SEO
17 11 (10.28%) Content Management
17 11 (10.28%) User Stories
18 10 (9.35%) Mobile App
18 10 (9.35%) Advertising
18 10 (9.35%) B2C
19 9 (8.41%) Competitor Analysis
19 9 (8.41%) Taxonomies
19 9 (8.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
20 8 (7.48%) OpenUP
20 8 (7.48%) Social Media

User Experience Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited User Experience Architect 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 User Experience Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.54%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (26.17%) MS Visio
2 25 (23.36%) OmniGraffle
3 18 (16.82%) Photoshop
4 8 (7.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (6.54%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
7 2 (1.87%) InDesign
7 2 (1.87%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.93%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 58 (54.21%) Axure RP
2 9 (8.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (5.61%) Dreamweaver
General
1 29 (27.10%) Marketing
2 10 (9.35%) Advertising
3 8 (7.48%) Legal
4 6 (5.61%) Interactive Media
5 5 (4.67%) Finance
6 3 (2.80%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.80%) Publishing
7 2 (1.87%) Games
7 2 (1.87%) Retail
8 1 (0.93%) Electronics
8 1 (0.93%) Automotive
8 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.10%) HTML
2 22 (20.56%) CSS
3 5 (4.67%) jQuery
4 3 (2.80%) Sass
4 3 (2.80%) LESS
5 1 (0.93%) HTML5
5 1 (0.93%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 107 (100.00%) User Experience
2 23 (21.50%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.35%) Mobile App
4 9 (8.41%) Taxonomies
5 8 (7.48%) Social Media
6 6 (5.61%) Digital Media
7 4 (3.74%) Psychology
7 4 (3.74%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.87%) Animation
8 2 (1.87%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.93%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.45%) Information Architecture
2 30 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (24.30%) UX Design
4 19 (17.76%) B2B
5 18 (16.82%) Analytics
6 16 (14.95%) E-Commerce
7 15 (14.02%) Usability Testing
8 13 (12.15%) SEO
9 11 (10.28%) Content Management
9 11 (10.28%) User Stories
10 10 (9.35%) B2C
11 9 (8.41%) Competitor Analysis
12 8 (7.48%) Data Modelling
12 8 (7.48%) OpenUP
12 8 (7.48%) Customer Insight
12 8 (7.48%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.61%) Performance Management
13 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Architecture
14 5 (4.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (17.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (16.82%) Adobe
2 6 (5.61%) Business Objects
2 6 (5.61%) Sitecore
2 6 (5.61%) iRise
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.93%) Google
4 1 (0.93%) Sysomos
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Salary: £50,000 to 80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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