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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
UX Researcher
Rank 880 947 943
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Researcher 31 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.015% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.016% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 27
Median salary £55,000 £46,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% -16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%

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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 2016 within the UK.

User Experience Researcher Salary Histogram in the UK

User Experience Researcher
Top 13 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 25 September 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 +69 31 £55,000 +19.56% 7
London +64 25 £55,000 +15.78% 4
South East - 4 £40,000 - 2
Crawley - 3 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £40,000 - 2
City of London +63 2 £44,500 -6.31%
Yorkshire +25 1 £35,000 -23.91%
Leeds +20 1 £35,000 -23.91%
West Yorkshire +15 1 £35,000 -23.91%
Manchester - 1 £32,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £30,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £30,000 -
North West - 1 £32,500 -

User Experience Researcher Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 21 (38.89%) Psychology
3 18 (33.33%) Analytics
4 16 (29.63%) Computer Science
4 16 (29.63%) Google Analytics
4 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (29.63%) Google
4 16 (29.63%) Statistics
5 15 (27.78%) Customer Insight
6 14 (25.93%) PayPal
6 14 (25.93%) Ethnography
6 14 (25.93%) Adobe Analytics
6 14 (25.93%) HTML
6 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
6 14 (25.93%) Flash
6 14 (25.93%) SPSS
6 14 (25.93%) Adobe
7 12 (22.22%) Competitor Analysis
8 11 (20.37%) Degree
8 11 (20.37%) Wireframes
9 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 7 (12.96%) Usability Testing
10 7 (12.96%) Actionable Insight
10 7 (12.96%) Remote Testing
11 6 (11.11%) Guerrilla Testing
11 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
11 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (11.11%) Android
11 6 (11.11%) Games
12 5 (9.26%) Internet

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:

Applications
1 14 (25.93%) SPSS
2 1 (1.85%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.63%) Google Analytics
2 14 (25.93%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (11.11%) Games
2 5 (9.26%) Retail
3 3 (5.56%) Law
4 2 (3.70%) Finance
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) Flash
1 14 (25.93%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (100.00%) User Experience
2 21 (38.89%) Psychology
3 16 (29.63%) Computer Science
3 16 (29.63%) Statistics
4 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (9.26%) Online Games
6 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
7 3 (5.56%) Ergonomics
8 1 (1.85%) mHealth
8 1 (1.85%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Android
1 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Analytics
2 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (27.78%) Customer Insight
4 14 (25.93%) Ethnography
5 12 (22.22%) Competitor Analysis
6 11 (20.37%) Wireframes
7 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 7 (12.96%) Actionable Insight
8 7 (12.96%) Remote Testing
8 7 (12.96%) Usability Testing
9 6 (11.11%) Guerrilla Testing
10 5 (9.26%) Eye Tracking
10 5 (9.26%) Human Factors
11 4 (7.41%) Benchmarking
11 4 (7.41%) Qualitative Research
12 2 (3.70%) Heuristic Evaluation
12 2 (3.70%) Market Research
12 2 (3.70%) Prototyping
12 2 (3.70%) Service Design
12 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Google
2 14 (25.93%) Adobe
2 14 (25.93%) PayPal
3 1 (1.85%) Apple
Telford, Shropshire
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus, holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £500000 - £600000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago