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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Architect
Rank 843 833 854
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 49 113 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.096% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.10% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 39 71 30
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%

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
102183 111859 102313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83932 91897 85042
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 £27,000
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%

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 May 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 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 -18 43 £50,000 +11.11% 6
London -6 18 £60,000 +50.00% 5
South East -4 11 £43,500 +8.75%
City of London +45 9 £60,000 +50.00% 1
North West +7 9 £40,000 -20.79% 1
Cheshire - 9 £40,000 -
Berkshire -16 8 £62,500 +56.25%
Macclesfield - 4 £40,000 -
Maidenhead -18 2 £63,750 -
Birmingham - 2 £46,250 -
Cobham - 2 £40,000 -
Surrey - 2 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £46,250 -
Leicestershire +19 1 £34,610 +1.79%
Oxfordshire +17 1 £45,000 +16.88%
Leicester +14 1 £34,610 +1.79%
East Midlands +13 1 £34,610 +1.79%
East of England +12 1 - -
Oxford +1 1 £45,000 +16.88%
Bristol -7 1 - -
South West -16 1 - -
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
North Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Newbury - 1 £42,000 -
Norwich - 1 - -
Flintshire - 1 £45,000 -
Norfolk - 1 - -

User Experience Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 108 (100.00%) User Experience
2 51 (47.22%) Axure RP
3 39 (36.11%) Information Architecture
4 38 (35.19%) HTML
5 36 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (29.63%) MS Visio
7 31 (28.70%) Adobe
8 26 (24.07%) CSS
9 25 (23.15%) E-Commerce
10 24 (22.22%) OmniGraffle
11 21 (19.44%) Analytics
12 20 (18.52%) Degree
13 19 (17.59%) Taxonomies
14 17 (15.74%) Smartphone
14 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (15.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 15 (13.89%) Marketing
15 15 (13.89%) JavaScript
16 14 (12.96%) B2B
16 14 (12.96%) SEO
17 11 (10.19%) B2C
17 11 (10.19%) Photoshop
17 11 (10.19%) Content Management
18 10 (9.26%) Pharmaceutical
19 9 (8.33%) Project Management
19 9 (8.33%) Advertising
19 9 (8.33%) Competitor Analysis
19 9 (8.33%) Interactive Media
19 9 (8.33%) Sass
20 8 (7.41%) Digital Media

User Experience Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 8 (7.41%) CMS
Applications
1 32 (29.63%) MS Visio
2 24 (22.22%) OmniGraffle
3 17 (15.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (10.19%) Photoshop
5 5 (4.63%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (2.78%) MS Office
7 2 (1.85%) InDesign
8 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
8 1 (0.93%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) Broadband
1 5 (4.63%) Internet
Development Applications
1 51 (47.22%) Axure RP
2 8 (7.41%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (7.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 15 (13.89%) Marketing
2 10 (9.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (8.33%) Advertising
3 9 (8.33%) Interactive Media
4 6 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.63%) Finance
5 5 (4.63%) Retail
6 3 (2.78%) Publishing
6 3 (2.78%) Games
7 2 (1.85%) Banking
7 2 (1.85%) Automotive
7 2 (1.85%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.93%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.93%) French Language
8 1 (0.93%) German Language
8 1 (0.93%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (35.19%) HTML
2 26 (24.07%) CSS
3 9 (8.33%) Sass
4 6 (5.56%) LESS
5 4 (3.70%) HTML5
6 3 (2.78%) CSS3
6 3 (2.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 108 (100.00%) User Experience
2 19 (17.59%) Taxonomies
3 17 (15.74%) Smartphone
3 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.41%) Digital Media
5 6 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.56%) Psychology
6 2 (1.85%) Animation
6 2 (1.85%) Social Media
7 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.93%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.93%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.93%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.11%) Information Architecture
2 36 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.15%) E-Commerce
4 21 (19.44%) Analytics
5 14 (12.96%) B2B
5 14 (12.96%) SEO
6 11 (10.19%) B2C
6 11 (10.19%) Content Management
7 9 (8.33%) Competitor Analysis
7 9 (8.33%) Project Management
8 8 (7.41%) Use Case
9 6 (5.56%) Performance Management
9 6 (5.56%) UX Design
9 6 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (5.56%) Business Development
10 5 (4.63%) Logistics
10 5 (4.63%) Usability Testing
11 4 (3.70%) Market Research
11 4 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (18.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (28.70%) Adobe
2 7 (6.48%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.56%) Business Objects
3 6 (5.56%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.78%) Google
North London
Vitamin T
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum £35K - £50K plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £90,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ASG International
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago