The table below looks at the statistics for the User Experience Researcher 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 Researcher in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Researcher
Rank 868 933 875
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Researcher 24 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.011% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.012% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 12
Average salary £34,090 £52,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.06% +68.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £50,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,180 £50,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-33.64% +66.66%

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
102183 111859 102313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83932 91897 85042
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

User Experience Researcher
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 27 May 2015 within the UK.

User Experience Researcher Salary Histogram in the UK

User Experience Researcher
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Researcher within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +58 23 £33,180 -36.80% 3
London +39 15 £50,000 -9.09% 3
City of London +59 12 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £33,180 -
Nottingham - 4 £33,180 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £33,180 -
Manchester - 3 £29,500 -
North West - 3 £29,500 -
South East - 1 £35,000 -
Surrey - 1 £35,000 -

User Experience Researcher
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited User Experience Researcher 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 Researcher in their job title.

1 64 (100.00%) User Experience
2 21 (32.81%) Degree
3 19 (29.69%) Psychology
4 18 (28.13%) Qualitative Research
5 15 (23.44%) Usability Testing
6 14 (21.88%) Retail
7 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (18.75%) Business Development
8 11 (17.19%) Advertising
9 10 (15.63%) E-Commerce
10 8 (12.50%) Analytics
11 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (6.25%) Ergonomics
12 4 (6.25%) Human Factors
12 4 (6.25%) Back Office
12 4 (6.25%) Finance
12 4 (6.25%) Time Management
13 3 (4.69%) Market Research
13 3 (4.69%) SaaS
13 3 (4.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 3 (4.69%) Axure RP
13 3 (4.69%) Customer Insight
13 3 (4.69%) B2B
13 3 (4.69%) Competitor Analysis
14 1 (1.56%) Google
14 1 (1.56%) Banking
14 1 (1.56%) Online Gambling
14 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
14 1 (1.56%) Adobe
14 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi

User Experience Researcher
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited User Experience Researcher 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 Researcher in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (4.69%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (21.88%) Retail
2 11 (17.19%) Advertising
3 4 (6.25%) Back Office
3 4 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 64 (100.00%) User Experience
2 19 (29.69%) Psychology
3 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.25%) Ergonomics
4 4 (6.25%) Human Factors
5 1 (1.56%) Online Gambling
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Qualitative Research
2 15 (23.44%) Usability Testing
3 12 (18.75%) Business Development
4 10 (15.63%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.50%) Analytics
6 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.25%) Time Management
8 3 (4.69%) Market Research
8 3 (4.69%) Customer Insight
8 3 (4.69%) Competitor Analysis
8 3 (4.69%) B2B
9 1 (1.56%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.56%) Adobe
1 1 (1.56%) Google
1 1 (1.56%) Facebook
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago