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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Architect
Rank 822 752 818
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 59 140 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.13% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.14% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 34 94 50
Average salary £60,000 £42,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -22.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £75,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -30.43%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

User Experience Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

User Experience Architect
Top 23 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 February 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 -93 52 £60,000 +40.35% 3
London -32 21 £60,000 +33.33% 3
South East -26 17 £65,000 +62.50%
Berkshire -1 15 £65,000 +62.50%
City of London -12 9 £72,500 +168.51%
East of England -1 7 £57,500 -
Maidenhead -4 7 £65,000 -
Bristol -6 5 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire -8 5 £57,500 -
South West -15 5 £42,500 -
Norfolk - 2 - -
Stevenage - 2 £26,500 -
North Yorkshire +8 1 - -
Yorkshire -2 1 - -
Oxford -6 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Oxfordshire -7 1 £45,000 +5.88%
North West -13 1 £35,000 -36.36%
West Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
York - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £35,000 -
Horsham - 1 £35,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £35,000 -
Norwich - 1 - -

User Experience Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 124 (100.00%) User Experience
2 70 (56.45%) Axure RP
3 48 (38.71%) Information Architecture
4 40 (32.26%) MS Visio
5 38 (30.65%) Marketing
6 35 (28.23%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (28.23%) HTML
7 30 (24.19%) OmniGraffle
8 28 (22.58%) UX Design
9 25 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (19.35%) B2B
11 22 (17.74%) Adobe
12 21 (16.94%) Photoshop
13 20 (16.13%) Degree
14 19 (15.32%) CSS
15 18 (14.52%) E-Commerce
15 18 (14.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 17 (13.71%) Mobile App
16 17 (13.71%) Analytics
16 17 (13.71%) Usability Testing
17 14 (11.29%) Data Modelling
18 13 (10.48%) JavaScript
19 12 (9.68%) B2C
19 12 (9.68%) SEO
19 12 (9.68%) iRise
20 11 (8.87%) User Stories
20 11 (8.87%) Content Management
21 10 (8.06%) Advertising
22 9 (7.26%) Dreamweaver
22 9 (7.26%) Microsoft

User Experience Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (6.45%) CMS
Applications
1 40 (32.26%) MS Visio
2 30 (24.19%) OmniGraffle
3 21 (16.94%) Photoshop
4 9 (7.26%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (4.03%) MS Excel
7 3 (2.42%) Fireworks
8 2 (1.61%) InDesign
9 1 (0.81%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) Broadband
1 3 (2.42%) Internet
Development Applications
1 70 (56.45%) Axure RP
2 18 (14.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 9 (7.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 38 (30.65%) Marketing
2 10 (8.06%) Advertising
3 9 (7.26%) Interactive Media
4 8 (6.45%) Legal
5 5 (4.03%) Finance
6 3 (2.42%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.42%) Publishing
6 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.61%) Games
7 2 (1.61%) Retail
8 1 (0.81%) Electronics
8 1 (0.81%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.23%) HTML
2 19 (15.32%) CSS
3 5 (4.03%) jQuery
4 4 (3.23%) HTML5
5 3 (2.42%) Ajax
6 1 (0.81%) CSS3
6 1 (0.81%) Sass
6 1 (0.81%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 124 (100.00%) User Experience
2 25 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (13.71%) Mobile App
4 8 (6.45%) Social Media
5 6 (4.84%) Digital Media
5 6 (4.84%) Taxonomies
6 5 (4.03%) Psychology
7 4 (3.23%) Graphic Design
8 3 (2.42%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.61%) Animation
10 1 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.61%) Android
1 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.71%) Information Architecture
2 35 (28.23%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (22.58%) UX Design
4 24 (19.35%) B2B
5 18 (14.52%) E-Commerce
6 17 (13.71%) Analytics
6 17 (13.71%) Usability Testing
7 14 (11.29%) Data Modelling
8 12 (9.68%) B2C
8 12 (9.68%) SEO
9 11 (8.87%) Content Management
9 11 (8.87%) User Stories
10 9 (7.26%) Competitor Analysis
10 9 (7.26%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (7.26%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.45%) OpenUP
11 8 (6.45%) Customer Insight
12 6 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.84%) Performance Management
12 6 (4.84%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.48%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (16.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.84%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (17.74%) Adobe
2 12 (9.68%) iRise
3 9 (7.26%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.84%) Business Objects
4 6 (4.84%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.81%) Sysomos
5 1 (0.81%) Google
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