The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had User Experience Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
UX Consultant
Rank 896 900 914
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Consultant 36 47 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.044% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.046% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 14 45 85
Median salary £61,250 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.94% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £50,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

User Experience Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured User Experience Consultant in the job title.

User Experience Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

User Experience Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Experience Consultant within the UK.

User Experience Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

User Experience Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Experience Consultant over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 within the UK.

User Experience Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

User Experience Consultant
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 31 £61,250 +28.94% 3
London +23 16 £67,500 +42.10% 2
South West +18 11 - -
Gloucestershire +10 11 - -
Gloucester - 11 - -
Worcester - 4 £43,750 -
Worcestershire - 4 £43,750 -
West Midlands - 4 £43,750 -
Edinburgh +1 3 - - 1
Scotland -4 3 - - 1

User Experience Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, User Experience Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring User Experience Consultant in the job title.

1 70 (100.00%) User Experience
2 44 (62.86%) Wireframes
3 37 (52.86%) Axure RP
4 33 (47.14%) OmniGraffle
5 23 (32.86%) Information Architecture
5 23 (32.86%) Usability Testing
6 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (25.71%) Degree
7 18 (25.71%) HTML
7 18 (25.71%) CSS
8 16 (22.86%) Finance
9 15 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 15 (21.43%) Analytics
10 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 14 (20.00%) Intranet
10 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
11 12 (17.14%) Telecoms
11 12 (17.14%) Photoshop
11 12 (17.14%) Optimizely
12 11 (15.71%) Sony
12 11 (15.71%) Smartphone
13 10 (14.29%) Front End Development
14 9 (12.86%) User Stories
14 9 (12.86%) Adobe
15 8 (11.43%) Requirements Analysis
15 8 (11.43%) Marketing
15 8 (11.43%) Usabilla
15 8 (11.43%) Hotjar
15 8 (11.43%) Service Design

User Experience Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) CMS
3 2 (2.86%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.43%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.43%) LiveLink
Applications
1 33 (47.14%) OmniGraffle
2 12 (17.14%) Photoshop
3 6 (8.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.43%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) GitHub
1 4 (5.71%) Trello
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Big Data
1 1 (1.43%) QlikView
1 1 (1.43%) Spotfire
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (52.86%) Axure RP
2 3 (4.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 12 (17.14%) Telecoms
3 8 (11.43%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.71%) CSS
1 18 (25.71%) HTML
2 6 (8.57%) HTML5
3 5 (7.14%) CSS3
4 2 (2.86%) .NET
5 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.43%) D3.js
5 1 (1.43%) jQuery
5 1 (1.43%) LESS
5 1 (1.43%) SAPUI5
5 1 (1.43%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 70 (100.00%) User Experience
2 11 (15.71%) Smartphone
3 6 (8.57%) Cybercrime
3 6 (8.57%) Digital Media
3 6 (8.57%) New Media
4 2 (2.86%) Blog
4 2 (2.86%) Psychology
4 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) Fintech
5 1 (1.43%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.43%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) Wireframes
2 23 (32.86%) Information Architecture
2 23 (32.86%) Usability Testing
3 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (21.43%) Analytics
5 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 10 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 9 (12.86%) User Stories
8 8 (11.43%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (11.43%) Service Design
9 6 (8.57%) Customer Insight
10 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (7.14%) Kanban
10 5 (7.14%) Scrum
10 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (5.71%) Project Management
11 4 (5.71%) Remote Testing
12 3 (4.29%) Ethnography
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.29%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Degree
2 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Optimizely
2 11 (15.71%) Sony
3 9 (12.86%) Adobe
4 8 (11.43%) Hotjar
4 8 (11.43%) Usabilla
5 2 (2.86%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.43%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.43%) SAP
6 1 (1.43%) Tableau
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