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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Consultant
Rank 863 883 869
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Consultant 37 61 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.050% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.053% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 31 55 16
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -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
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 April 2015 within the UK.

User Experience Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

User Experience Consultant
Top 30 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 21 April 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 +32 36 £45,000 -18.18% 10
South East +8 17 £45,000 -25.00% 1
London +9 11 £46,250 -15.90% 6
City of London +16 7 £55,000 +4.76% 1
West Sussex +8 6 £35,000 -11.39%
Horsham - 6 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £50,000 -
Berkshire +1 3 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Brighton - 3 £41,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £41,000 -
Reading -13 2 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £51,250 -
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
South West - 2 £51,250 - 2
North West - 2 £35,000 -
Scotland +18 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £50,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £42,500 -
Harrogate - 1 £35,000 -
Leeds - 1 £50,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £35,000 -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -

User Experience Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 47 (100.00%) User Experience
2 17 (36.17%) Information Architecture
3 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (27.66%) Axure RP
5 11 (23.40%) HTML
6 10 (21.28%) CSS
6 10 (21.28%) Finance
7 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
8 8 (17.02%) Degree
8 8 (17.02%) OmniGraffle
9 7 (14.89%) Web Development
9 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
10 6 (12.77%) MS Visio
10 6 (12.77%) Financial Institution
10 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (12.77%) E-Learning
10 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
10 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.51%) BYOD
11 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (8.51%) Analytics
11 4 (8.51%) Blog
11 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
12 3 (6.38%) Adobe
12 3 (6.38%) UML
12 3 (6.38%) OO
12 3 (6.38%) Usability Testing
12 3 (6.38%) Google
12 3 (6.38%) HTML5
12 3 (6.38%) ERD

User Experience Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) OmniGraffle
2 6 (12.77%) MS Visio
3 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.26%) Back Office
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Automotive
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) HTML
2 10 (21.28%) CSS
3 3 (6.38%) HTML5
4 2 (4.26%) LESS
5 1 (2.13%) CSS3
5 1 (2.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 47 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (12.77%) E-Learning
3 4 (8.51%) Blog
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) BYOD
4 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Spread Betting
5 1 (2.13%) Psychology
5 1 (2.13%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
1 2 (4.26%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (4.26%) Android
1 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Information Architecture
2 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
3 7 (14.89%) Web Development
4 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.51%) Analytics
6 3 (6.38%) Usability Testing
6 3 (6.38%) ERD
6 3 (6.38%) UML
6 3 (6.38%) OO
7 2 (4.26%) Project Management
7 2 (4.26%) SEO
7 2 (4.26%) Web Analytics
7 2 (4.26%) UX Design
7 2 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.13%) Use Case
8 1 (2.13%) Online Marketing
8 1 (2.13%) Time Management
8 1 (2.13%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Adobe
1 3 (6.38%) Google
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Sony
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