The table below looks at the statistics for the User Experience Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Consultant
Rank 863 849 872
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Consultant 24 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.023% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.024% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 29
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.94% -2.50%

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

User Experience Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Experience Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 16 September 2014 within the UK.

User Experience Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

User Experience Consultant
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 Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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 -22 22 £50,000 - 8
London -18 18 £45,000 -10.00% 4
South East -20 2 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Reading +1 1 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Berkshire 0 1 £65,000 +23.80% 1
City of London -8 1 £50,000 +5.26%
North West - 1 £57,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £57,500 -
Surrey - 1 £35,000 -
Manchester - 1 £57,500 -
Oldham - 1 £57,500 -
Reigate - 1 £35,000 -
Stockport - 1 £57,500 -
Warrington - 1 £57,500 -

User Experience Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited User Experience Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 107 (100.00%) User Experience
2 67 (62.62%) Information Architecture
3 44 (41.12%) Adobe
4 37 (34.58%) Digital Media
5 35 (32.71%) HTML
6 33 (30.84%) Project Management
6 33 (30.84%) Finance
7 28 (26.17%) User Experience Design
8 24 (22.43%) Degree
9 23 (21.50%) Axure RP
9 23 (21.50%) CSS
10 21 (19.63%) E-Commerce
10 21 (19.63%) Apple iOS
10 21 (19.63%) Responsive Web Design
11 20 (18.69%) JavaScript
11 20 (18.69%) Telecoms
12 18 (16.82%) Internet
12 18 (16.82%) Android
13 16 (14.95%) RIA
13 16 (14.95%) OmniGraffle
13 16 (14.95%) Flash
14 15 (14.02%) Analytics
15 14 (13.08%) Web Design
16 13 (12.15%) Fireworks
16 13 (12.15%) Blog
17 12 (11.21%) Psychology
18 11 (10.28%) HTML5
18 11 (10.28%) Business Development
18 11 (10.28%) Coaching
19 10 (9.35%) Rapid Prototyping

User Experience Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited User Experience Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.35%) LiveCycle
2 6 (5.61%) CMS
3 4 (3.74%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (14.95%) OmniGraffle
2 13 (12.15%) Fireworks
3 8 (7.48%) Photoshop
4 4 (3.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (2.80%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.82%) Internet
2 7 (6.54%) Intranet
3 4 (3.74%) HTTP
4 1 (0.93%) DAB
Development Applications
1 23 (21.50%) Axure RP
2 8 (7.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 33 (30.84%) Finance
2 20 (18.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.67%) Automotive
3 5 (4.67%) Marketing
4 4 (3.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.80%) Advertising
5 3 (2.80%) Interactive Media
6 2 (1.87%) Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Electronics
7 1 (0.93%) Publishing
7 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.93%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (32.71%) HTML
2 23 (21.50%) CSS
3 16 (14.95%) Flash
4 11 (10.28%) HTML5
5 10 (9.35%) Apache Flex
6 8 (7.48%) CSS3
7 4 (3.74%) jQuery
8 3 (2.80%) SVG
9 1 (0.93%) .NET
9 1 (0.93%) Ajax
9 1 (0.93%) HTML5 Canvas
9 1 (0.93%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 107 (100.00%) User Experience
2 37 (34.58%) Digital Media
3 16 (14.95%) RIA
4 13 (12.15%) Blog
5 12 (11.21%) Psychology
6 9 (8.41%) Visualisation
7 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.74%) Social Media
9 2 (1.87%) Ergonomics
9 2 (1.87%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.93%) W3C
10 1 (0.93%) DTV
10 1 (0.93%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.93%) Human Factors
10 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.93%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.63%) Apple iOS
2 18 (16.82%) Android
3 4 (3.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (62.62%) Information Architecture
2 33 (30.84%) Project Management
3 28 (26.17%) User Experience Design
4 21 (19.63%) E-Commerce
4 21 (19.63%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (14.02%) Analytics
6 14 (13.08%) Web Design
7 11 (10.28%) Business Development
7 11 (10.28%) Coaching
8 10 (9.35%) Rapid Prototyping
8 10 (9.35%) Knowledge Management
9 8 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.61%) Workflow
10 6 (5.61%) Scrum
11 5 (4.67%) Usability Testing
12 4 (3.74%) MVVM
12 4 (3.74%) SEO
12 4 (3.74%) MVC
13 3 (2.80%) Web Analytics
13 3 (2.80%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.69%) JavaScript
2 10 (9.35%) ActionScript
3 3 (2.80%) Objective-C
4 2 (1.87%) C
5 1 (0.93%) XAML
5 1 (0.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (22.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 44 (41.12%) Adobe
2 9 (8.41%) Google
2 9 (8.41%) Sony
3 4 (3.74%) Sun
4 1 (0.93%) SAP
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