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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
UX Researcher
UK
Rank 828 913 912
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Researcher 31 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.017% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.018% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 25
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,250 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.10%

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
81056 95508 100334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67357 80149 83348
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017 within the UK.

User Experience Researcher Salary Histogram in the UK

User Experience Researcher
Top 7 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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +82 31 £52,500 -4.54% 9
London +62 23 £55,000 -4.34% 4
South East +65 8 £32,500 - 2
Surrey +45 7 £32,500 -
City of London +31 5 £60,000 -7.69%
Crawley - 1 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -

User Experience Researcher Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 50 (100.00%) User Experience
2 28 (56.00%) Degree
3 25 (50.00%) Psychology
4 21 (42.00%) Ethnography
5 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (34.00%) Cognitive Psychology
7 13 (26.00%) Benchmarking
8 12 (24.00%) E-Commerce
9 11 (22.00%) Human Factors
9 11 (22.00%) Usability Testing
10 9 (18.00%) Heuristic Evaluation
10 9 (18.00%) Remote Testing
10 9 (18.00%) Wireframes
11 8 (16.00%) Service Design
11 8 (16.00%) Prototyping
11 8 (16.00%) Field Research
11 8 (16.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
11 8 (16.00%) Behavioural Analysis
11 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
12 7 (14.00%) Ergonomics
12 7 (14.00%) Games
12 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
12 7 (14.00%) Actionable Insight
13 6 (12.00%) Anthropology
13 6 (12.00%) Statistics
13 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
14 5 (10.00%) Qualitative Research
14 5 (10.00%) SaaS
14 5 (10.00%) CRM

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) SaaS
2 4 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (14.00%) Games
1 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) CSS
1 4 (8.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (14.00%) Ergonomics
4 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (12.00%) Statistics
5 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (6.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Android
1 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Psychology
2 21 (42.00%) Ethnography
3 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (34.00%) Cognitive Psychology
5 13 (26.00%) Benchmarking
6 12 (24.00%) E-Commerce
7 11 (22.00%) Human Factors
7 11 (22.00%) Usability Testing
8 9 (18.00%) Heuristic Evaluation
8 9 (18.00%) Remote Testing
8 9 (18.00%) Wireframes
9 8 (16.00%) Behavioural Analysis
9 8 (16.00%) Field Research
9 8 (16.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
9 8 (16.00%) Prototyping
9 8 (16.00%) Service Design
10 7 (14.00%) Actionable Insight
11 6 (12.00%) Anthropology
12 5 (10.00%) CRM
12 5 (10.00%) Qualitative Research
Qualifications
1 28 (56.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Adobe
2 3 (6.00%) Apple
3 2 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) Facebook
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