The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had User Experience Researcher featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
UX Researcher
Rank 884 945 976
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Researcher 27 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.022% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.023% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 11
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £29,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £33,180 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+32.61% -33.64%

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
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

User Experience Researcher
Jobs Demand Trend

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

User Experience Researcher Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

User Experience Researcher
Salary Trend

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

User Experience Researcher Salary Trend in the UK

User Experience Researcher
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Experience Researcher over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 within the UK.

User Experience Researcher Salary Histogram in the UK

User Experience Researcher
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Researcher within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +47 25 £55,000 +61.33% 10
London +49 20 £60,000 +20.00% 9
South East +34 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Yorkshire - 2 £39,500 - 1
Leeds - 2 £39,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £39,500 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Coventry - 1 £36,000 -
Crawley - 1 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £36,000 -

User Experience Researcher Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, User Experience Researcher 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 Researcher in the job title.

1 54 (100.00%) User Experience
2 24 (44.44%) Psychology
3 16 (29.63%) Adobe
4 15 (27.78%) SPSS
4 15 (27.78%) HTML
4 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 15 (27.78%) Flash
4 15 (27.78%) Computer Science
4 15 (27.78%) Google Analytics
4 15 (27.78%) Google
4 15 (27.78%) Statistics
4 15 (27.78%) PayPal
4 15 (27.78%) Adobe Analytics
4 15 (27.78%) Analytics
5 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (20.37%) Usability Testing
8 7 (12.96%) Ethnography
8 7 (12.96%) Wireframes
8 7 (12.96%) Competitor Analysis
8 7 (12.96%) Degree
9 6 (11.11%) Marketing
10 5 (9.26%) Games
10 5 (9.26%) Heuristic Evaluation
11 4 (7.41%) Human Factors
11 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
12 3 (5.56%) DNA
12 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (5.56%) Benchmarking
12 3 (5.56%) Telecoms

User Experience Researcher 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 1 (1.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) SPSS
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.85%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.78%) Adobe Analytics
1 15 (27.78%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.11%) Marketing
2 5 (9.26%) Games
3 3 (5.56%) Advertising
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) Flash
1 15 (27.78%) HTML
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (100.00%) User Experience
2 24 (44.44%) Psychology
3 15 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 15 (27.78%) Statistics
4 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.56%) Online Games
6 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.70%) Xbox
7 1 (1.85%) Ergonomics
7 1 (1.85%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Analytics
2 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.37%) Usability Testing
4 7 (12.96%) Competitor Analysis
4 7 (12.96%) Ethnography
4 7 (12.96%) Wireframes
5 5 (9.26%) Heuristic Evaluation
6 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.41%) Human Factors
7 3 (5.56%) Benchmarking
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.56%) DNA
7 3 (5.56%) Eye Tracking
7 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.56%) Product Management
8 2 (3.70%) B2B
8 2 (3.70%) Service Design
8 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.85%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (1.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Adobe
2 15 (27.78%) Google
2 15 (27.78%) PayPal
3 1 (1.85%) Apple
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 60k per year + bonus, healthcare etc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Which?
Posted: 9 days ago
London
JD & Co
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Oho Group
Salary: £45k - 75k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago