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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Architect
Rank 824 861 837
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 78 77 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.065% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.069% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 63 48 42
Average salary £55,000 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.53% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -14.89%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

User Experience Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

User Experience Architect
Top 22 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 3 July 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 +21 72 £55,000 +30.17% 10
London +31 43 £60,000 +31.86% 4
City of London +51 22 £57,500 +43.75% 2
South East 0 18 £57,500 +43.75% 4
Berkshire -5 13 £57,500 - 4
North West +1 7 £40,000 -24.88%
Cheshire - 7 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +9 3 - -
Oxford +4 3 - -
Maidenhead -10 3 £57,500 - 2
Macclesfield - 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham -6 2 £46,250 +32.14%
West Midlands -9 2 £46,250 +32.14%
Cobham - 2 £40,000 -
Surrey - 2 £40,000 -
Leicester +18 1 £34,610 +1.79%
Leicestershire +17 1 £34,610 +1.79%
East of England +7 1 - - 1
East Midlands +3 1 £34,610 +1.79% 1
Norfolk 0 1 - -
Norwich 0 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £42,000 -

User Experience Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 128 (100.00%) User Experience
2 65 (50.78%) Axure RP
3 48 (37.50%) Information Architecture
3 48 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (35.16%) MS Visio
5 36 (28.13%) HTML
5 36 (28.13%) E-Commerce
6 33 (25.78%) OmniGraffle
7 32 (25.00%) Adobe
8 31 (24.22%) Analytics
9 25 (19.53%) CSS
10 24 (18.75%) Degree
11 22 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (16.41%) Marketing
13 19 (14.84%) Taxonomies
14 18 (14.06%) B2B
14 18 (14.06%) SEO
15 17 (13.28%) Smartphone
15 17 (13.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 17 (13.28%) Digital Media
16 15 (11.72%) JavaScript
17 14 (10.94%) Retail
18 13 (10.16%) Competitor Analysis
18 13 (10.16%) UX Design
18 13 (10.16%) QA
19 12 (9.38%) Content Management
19 12 (9.38%) Project Management
20 11 (8.59%) B2C
21 10 (7.81%) Photoshop
21 10 (7.81%) Business Objects

User Experience Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 45 (35.16%) MS Visio
2 33 (25.78%) OmniGraffle
3 17 (13.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (7.81%) Photoshop
5 5 (3.91%) MS Office
6 4 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (1.56%) InDesign
8 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
8 1 (0.78%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.91%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) Broadband
1 5 (3.91%) Internet
Development Applications
1 65 (50.78%) Axure RP
2 10 (7.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 7 (5.47%) Dreamweaver
General
1 21 (16.41%) Marketing
2 14 (10.94%) Retail
3 10 (7.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (7.81%) Finance
4 9 (7.03%) Advertising
4 9 (7.03%) Games
5 8 (6.25%) Publishing
5 8 (6.25%) Automotive
6 7 (5.47%) Banking
6 7 (5.47%) Retail Banking
7 6 (4.69%) Telecoms
8 5 (3.91%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.78%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.78%) French Language
9 1 (0.78%) German Language
9 1 (0.78%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (28.13%) HTML
2 25 (19.53%) CSS
3 9 (7.03%) Sass
4 6 (4.69%) LESS
5 4 (3.13%) HTML5
6 3 (2.34%) CSS3
7 2 (1.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 128 (100.00%) User Experience
2 22 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (14.84%) Taxonomies
4 17 (13.28%) Smartphone
4 17 (13.28%) Digital Media
5 7 (5.47%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.47%) Psychology
6 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.56%) Animation
6 2 (1.56%) Social Media
7 1 (0.78%) iPhone
7 1 (0.78%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.78%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 48 (37.50%) Information Architecture
2 36 (28.13%) E-Commerce
3 31 (24.22%) Analytics
4 18 (14.06%) B2B
4 18 (14.06%) SEO
5 13 (10.16%) Competitor Analysis
5 13 (10.16%) UX Design
6 12 (9.38%) Content Management
6 12 (9.38%) Project Management
7 11 (8.59%) B2C
8 10 (7.81%) Performance Management
8 10 (7.81%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (7.03%) Business Development
9 9 (7.03%) Usability Testing
10 8 (6.25%) Use Case
10 8 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.47%) Market Research
12 5 (3.91%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.16%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (25.00%) Adobe
2 10 (7.81%) Business Objects
2 10 (7.81%) Sitecore
3 7 (5.47%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.91%) Google
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
House of Fraser
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago