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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Architect
Rank 819 786 832
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 53 138 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.12% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.12% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 38 92 37
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%

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
104076 112022 103310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85215 91280 86022
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015 within the UK.

User Experience Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

User Experience Architect
Top 30 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 6 May 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 -66 47 £45,000 - 8
South East -4 19 £55,000 +37.50%
Berkshire -13 14 £65,000 +62.50%
London -33 10 £60,000 +50.00% 4
North West +6 9 £40,000 -27.27%
Cheshire - 9 £40,000 -
Maidenhead -18 6 £65,000 -
City of London +20 4 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Macclesfield - 4 £40,000 -
Bristol -2 3 £45,000 -
South West -12 3 £45,000 -
East of England +15 2 - -
Oxford +5 2 £45,000 +16.88%
Oxfordshire +4 2 £45,000 +16.88%
Surrey - 2 £40,000 -
Norfolk - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £46,250 - 1
Norwich - 2 - -
Cobham - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £46,250 - 1
Leicester +14 1 £34,610 -8.92% 1
Leicestershire +11 1 £34,610 -8.92% 1
East Midlands 0 1 £34,610 -8.92% 1
North Yorkshire -1 1 - -
Yorkshire -2 1 - - 1
North Wales - 1 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Flintshire - 1 £45,000 -
York - 1 - -

User Experience Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 113 (100.00%) User Experience
2 52 (46.02%) Axure RP
3 39 (34.51%) Information Architecture
3 39 (34.51%) HTML
4 37 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (29.20%) Adobe
6 28 (24.78%) MS Visio
7 27 (23.89%) CSS
8 26 (23.01%) OmniGraffle
9 22 (19.47%) E-Commerce
10 20 (17.70%) Degree
10 20 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (17.70%) Analytics
11 19 (16.81%) Marketing
12 18 (15.93%) Taxonomies
13 17 (15.04%) Smartphone
13 17 (15.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 16 (14.16%) Photoshop
15 15 (13.27%) JavaScript
16 13 (11.50%) B2B
16 13 (11.50%) SEO
17 12 (10.62%) UX Design
18 11 (9.73%) Content Management
18 11 (9.73%) Interactive Media
19 10 (8.85%) Advertising
19 10 (8.85%) Dreamweaver
19 10 (8.85%) Pharmaceutical
20 9 (7.96%) Project Management
20 9 (7.96%) B2C
20 9 (7.96%) Use Case

User Experience Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (6.19%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (24.78%) MS Visio
2 26 (23.01%) OmniGraffle
3 17 (15.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (14.16%) Photoshop
5 7 (6.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.77%) InDesign
6 2 (1.77%) MS Office
7 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.88%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) Broadband
1 5 (4.42%) Internet
Development Applications
1 52 (46.02%) Axure RP
2 10 (8.85%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (6.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 19 (16.81%) Marketing
2 11 (9.73%) Interactive Media
3 10 (8.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (8.85%) Advertising
4 7 (6.19%) Finance
5 6 (5.31%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.54%) Retail
7 3 (2.65%) Publishing
7 3 (2.65%) Legal
7 3 (2.65%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.77%) Games
9 1 (0.88%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.88%) French Language
9 1 (0.88%) German Language
9 1 (0.88%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (34.51%) HTML
2 27 (23.89%) CSS
3 8 (7.08%) Sass
4 5 (4.42%) LESS
4 5 (4.42%) jQuery
5 4 (3.54%) HTML5
6 3 (2.65%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 113 (100.00%) User Experience
2 20 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (15.93%) Taxonomies
4 17 (15.04%) Smartphone
5 6 (5.31%) Digital Media
5 6 (5.31%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.42%) Social Media
6 5 (4.42%) Psychology
7 3 (2.65%) BYOD
8 2 (1.77%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.77%) Animation
9 1 (0.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.51%) Information Architecture
2 37 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (19.47%) E-Commerce
4 20 (17.70%) Analytics
5 13 (11.50%) B2B
5 13 (11.50%) SEO
6 12 (10.62%) UX Design
7 11 (9.73%) Content Management
8 9 (7.96%) Project Management
8 9 (7.96%) B2C
8 9 (7.96%) Competitor Analysis
8 9 (7.96%) Use Case
9 8 (7.08%) Usability Testing
10 7 (6.19%) User Stories
11 6 (5.31%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.31%) Performance Management
11 6 (5.31%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.31%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (4.42%) Logistics
13 3 (2.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (17.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (29.20%) Adobe
2 7 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.31%) Business Objects
3 6 (5.31%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.77%) Google
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