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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Architect
Rank 842 821 794
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 60 55 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.052% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.055% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 72
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -4.25%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 2014. 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 -12 60 £51,250 - 7
South East +11 32 £45,000 +26.76% 2
London -39 21 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Berkshire +14 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Oxfordshire +17 12 - - 1
Maidenhead -2 11 - - 1
West Sussex -8 7 £45,000 +104.54%
Oxford +10 5 - - 1
City of London +1 4 £60,000 +9.09%
Yorkshire -32 4 £41,500 -7.77% 1
Horsham - 3 £45,000 -
East of England -23 2 £42,250 +20.71% 1
West Yorkshire -34 2 £39,500 -12.22% 1
Norfolk - 2 £42,250 - 1
Norwich - 2 £42,250 - 1
Leeds -30 1 £37,500 -16.66% 1
South West -30 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Bristol - 1 £42,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £57,500 -
York - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £43,000 -

User Experience Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 138 (100.00%) User Experience
2 67 (48.55%) Information Architecture
2 67 (48.55%) HTML
3 59 (42.75%) E-Commerce
4 55 (39.86%) Axure RP
5 49 (35.51%) MS Visio
6 43 (31.16%) Marketing
7 39 (28.26%) Adobe
8 37 (26.81%) OmniGraffle
9 32 (23.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 32 (23.19%) Responsive Web Design
9 32 (23.19%) Photoshop
10 27 (19.57%) Telecoms
11 25 (18.12%) Microsoft
11 25 (18.12%) Adobe Illustrator
11 25 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (17.39%) Smartphone
12 24 (17.39%) Interactive Media
12 24 (17.39%) Broadband
12 24 (17.39%) Dreamweaver
12 24 (17.39%) CSS
12 24 (17.39%) Internet
13 19 (13.77%) Mobile App
14 17 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (11.59%) User Experience Design
16 15 (10.87%) Digital Marketing
17 14 (10.14%) Ajax
17 14 (10.14%) B2C
17 14 (10.14%) HTML5
18 13 (9.42%) Data Analysis

User Experience Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (2.17%) CMS
2 2 (1.45%) Drupal
2 2 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (35.51%) MS Visio
2 37 (26.81%) OmniGraffle
3 32 (23.19%) Photoshop
4 25 (18.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (7.25%) InDesign
6 3 (2.17%) MS Office
7 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.39%) Broadband
1 24 (17.39%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 55 (39.86%) Axure RP
2 32 (23.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 24 (17.39%) Dreamweaver
General
1 43 (31.16%) Marketing
2 27 (19.57%) Telecoms
3 24 (17.39%) Interactive Media
4 10 (7.25%) Retail
5 9 (6.52%) Advertising
6 2 (1.45%) Publishing
6 2 (1.45%) Games
6 2 (1.45%) Banking
6 2 (1.45%) Finance
7 1 (0.72%) Automotive
7 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (48.55%) HTML
2 24 (17.39%) CSS
3 14 (10.14%) Ajax
3 14 (10.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 138 (100.00%) User Experience
2 24 (17.39%) Smartphone
3 19 (13.77%) Mobile App
4 17 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.07%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.45%) Psychology
6 2 (1.45%) Human Factors
6 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.45%) Social Media
6 2 (1.45%) New Media
7 1 (0.72%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.70%) Android
2 10 (7.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (48.55%) Information Architecture
2 59 (42.75%) E-Commerce
3 32 (23.19%) Responsive Web Design
4 25 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (11.59%) User Experience Design
6 15 (10.87%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (10.14%) B2C
8 13 (9.42%) Data Analysis
9 12 (8.70%) Data Modelling
9 12 (8.70%) B2B
10 11 (7.97%) Analytics
11 8 (5.80%) User Stories
12 7 (5.07%) Project Management
13 5 (3.62%) Mentoring
14 4 (2.90%) Web Design
15 3 (2.17%) Validation
16 2 (1.45%) Service Delivery
16 2 (1.45%) Project Planning
16 2 (1.45%) Usability Testing
16 2 (1.45%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.52%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (3.62%) Degree
2 2 (1.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.62%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (28.26%) Adobe
2 25 (18.12%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.70%) iRise
4 6 (4.35%) Google
5 5 (3.62%) Omniture
6 1 (0.72%) BT
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: C£40K + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Aquent
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday and Group Pension scheme
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking
Posted: 20 days ago