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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Architect
Rank 830 861 835
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 72 63 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.054% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.057% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 60 43 47
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+44.57% -7.77%

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
104155 109749 101582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86857 88754 84247
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015 within the UK.

User Experience Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

User Experience Architect
Top 15 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 2 September 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 +33 71 £60,000 +33.33% 3
London +31 43 £60,000 +8.10% 1
South East -29 23 £61,250 +53.12% 1
City of London +39 17 £65,000 +17.11% 1
Berkshire +12 16 £61,250 +53.12%
Maidenhead +9 8 £57,500 -
East of England +7 4 £57,500 +36.09% 1
Oxfordshire +3 4 - -
Oxford -4 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 £57,500 -
Surrey - 3 £61,250 - 1
Newbury - 3 £75,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £75,000 -
Bristol -12 1 £37,500 -11.76%
South West -15 1 £37,500 -11.76%

User Experience Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 122 (100.00%) User Experience
2 51 (41.80%) Axure RP
3 38 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (29.51%) E-Commerce
5 34 (27.87%) Information Architecture
6 31 (25.41%) MS Visio
7 25 (20.49%) Retail
7 25 (20.49%) OmniGraffle
8 23 (18.85%) Adobe
9 20 (16.39%) Analytics
10 19 (15.57%) HTML
11 17 (13.93%) Smartphone
11 17 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (13.11%) UX Design
13 15 (12.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 15 (12.30%) Marketing
14 14 (11.48%) Taxonomies
14 14 (11.48%) Degree
14 14 (11.48%) Mobile App
14 14 (11.48%) Usability Testing
15 12 (9.84%) Project Management
15 12 (9.84%) Finance
16 11 (9.02%) CSS
16 11 (9.02%) Digital Media
17 10 (8.20%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (8.20%) B2B
18 9 (7.38%) SEO
18 9 (7.38%) Publishing
18 9 (7.38%) Programme Management
18 9 (7.38%) Product Management

User Experience Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (4.10%) CMS
2 1 (0.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (25.41%) MS Visio
2 25 (20.49%) OmniGraffle
3 15 (12.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (4.10%) MS Office
5 3 (2.46%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.82%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) Internet
2 5 (4.10%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 51 (41.80%) Axure RP
2 8 (6.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (4.10%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.82%) JIRA
General
1 25 (20.49%) Retail
2 15 (12.30%) Marketing
3 12 (9.84%) Finance
4 10 (8.20%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (7.38%) Publishing
6 8 (6.56%) Games
6 8 (6.56%) Automotive
7 7 (5.74%) Banking
7 7 (5.74%) Retail Banking
8 6 (4.92%) Telecoms
9 5 (4.10%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.82%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.82%) French Language
10 1 (0.82%) German Language
10 1 (0.82%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.82%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.57%) HTML
2 11 (9.02%) CSS
3 8 (6.56%) Sass
4 5 (4.10%) LESS
5 3 (2.46%) HTML5
6 2 (1.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 122 (100.00%) User Experience
2 17 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.93%) Smartphone
3 14 (11.48%) Taxonomies
3 14 (11.48%) Mobile App
4 11 (9.02%) Digital Media
5 5 (4.10%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.46%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.46%) Psychology
7 2 (1.64%) Social Media
8 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.82%) iPhone
8 1 (0.82%) Ergonomics
8 1 (0.82%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.92%) Android
2 5 (4.10%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.82%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.51%) E-Commerce
3 34 (27.87%) Information Architecture
4 20 (16.39%) Analytics
5 16 (13.11%) UX Design
6 14 (11.48%) Usability Testing
7 12 (9.84%) Project Management
8 10 (8.20%) B2B
9 9 (7.38%) SEO
9 9 (7.38%) Programme Management
9 9 (7.38%) Product Management
10 8 (6.56%) Use Case
11 7 (5.74%) Business Development
11 7 (5.74%) Market Research
11 7 (5.74%) Strategic Planning
11 7 (5.74%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.92%) B2C
13 5 (4.10%) Content Management
14 4 (3.28%) Enterprise Architecture
14 4 (3.28%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (11.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (18.85%) Adobe
2 5 (4.10%) Google
2 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.28%) Sitecore
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