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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Architect
Rank 825 751 829
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 55 138 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.13% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.14% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 35 96 45
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £33,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £104,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £38,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+51.31% -33.91%

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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
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 £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 26 January 2015 within the UK.

User Experience Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

User Experience Architect
Top 16 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 26 January 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 -90 48 £57,500 +15.00% 5
London -54 26 £53,750 -10.41% 2
City of London -19 9 £70,000 +16.66% 1
East of England -8 8 £57,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -12 8 £57,500 - 1
South East -45 7 £62,500 +66.66% 2
Berkshire -6 5 £62,500 +47.05% 2
South West - 4 £40,000 -
North West -6 3 £65,000 +28.71%
Oxford 0 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Oxfordshire -5 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Stevenage - 2 £26,500 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £66,250 -
Bristol - 2 £41,250 -
Knutsford - 2 £66,250 -
Manchester -14 1 £65,000 +28.71%

User Experience Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 114 (100.00%) User Experience
2 64 (56.14%) Axure RP
3 50 (43.86%) Information Architecture
4 42 (36.84%) MS Visio
5 36 (31.58%) HTML
6 35 (30.70%) Marketing
7 32 (28.07%) OmniGraffle
8 28 (24.56%) UX Design
9 23 (20.18%) Mobile App
9 23 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (20.18%) Adobe
10 20 (17.54%) B2B
10 20 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 19 (16.67%) E-Commerce
12 17 (14.91%) Photoshop
12 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
12 17 (14.91%) Interactive Media
13 16 (14.04%) Dreamweaver
13 16 (14.04%) Data Modelling
14 15 (13.16%) iRise
15 13 (11.40%) Telecoms
15 13 (11.40%) Degree
15 13 (11.40%) Usability Testing
16 11 (9.65%) Digital Marketing
16 11 (9.65%) Smartphone
16 11 (9.65%) Internet
16 11 (9.65%) Broadband
16 11 (9.65%) CSS
17 10 (8.77%) User Stories

User Experience Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (3.51%) CMS
Applications
1 42 (36.84%) MS Visio
2 32 (28.07%) OmniGraffle
3 17 (14.91%) Photoshop
4 8 (7.02%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (6.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (4.39%) MS Excel
7 3 (2.63%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.65%) Broadband
1 11 (9.65%) Internet
Development Applications
1 64 (56.14%) Axure RP
2 19 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 16 (14.04%) Dreamweaver
General
1 35 (30.70%) Marketing
2 17 (14.91%) Interactive Media
3 13 (11.40%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.02%) Legal
5 5 (4.39%) Advertising
6 4 (3.51%) Finance
7 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.63%) Publishing
8 1 (0.88%) Games
8 1 (0.88%) Retail
8 1 (0.88%) Electronics
8 1 (0.88%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (31.58%) HTML
2 11 (9.65%) CSS
3 7 (6.14%) HTML5
4 6 (5.26%) Ajax
5 4 (3.51%) jQuery
6 1 (0.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 114 (100.00%) User Experience
2 23 (20.18%) Mobile App
3 20 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.65%) Smartphone
5 8 (7.02%) Social Media
6 3 (2.63%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.63%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.75%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.88%) Psychology
8 1 (0.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.75%) Android
1 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.86%) Information Architecture
2 28 (24.56%) UX Design
3 23 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (17.54%) B2B
5 19 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 16 (14.04%) Data Modelling
7 13 (11.40%) Usability Testing
8 11 (9.65%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (8.77%) User Stories
10 8 (7.02%) Customer Insight
10 8 (7.02%) OpenUP
10 8 (7.02%) B2C
10 8 (7.02%) Content Management
10 8 (7.02%) Mentoring
11 7 (6.14%) Analytics
11 7 (6.14%) Data Analysis
12 5 (4.39%) SEO
12 5 (4.39%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (3.51%) Project Planning
14 3 (2.63%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (20.18%) Adobe
2 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
3 15 (13.16%) iRise
4 3 (2.63%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.63%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.88%) Omniture
5 1 (0.88%) Google
5 1 (0.88%) Sysomos
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago