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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
UX Researcher
UK
Rank 832 919 907
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Researcher 24 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.026% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.027% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 26
Median salary £48,750 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £30,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £60,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +14.86%

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
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 2017 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 21 February 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 +96 23 £47,500 -9.52% 9
London +62 14 £55,000 -4.34% 5
South East +65 6 £32,500 -23.52%
Surrey +52 6 £32,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 - - 2
East Midlands - 2 - - 2
City of London +31 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Scotland +27 1 £50,000 -
North West - 1 £32,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £32,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £50,000 -
Colne - 1 £32,500 -
Burnley - 1 £32,500 -

User Experience Researcher Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 48 (100.00%) User Experience
2 25 (52.08%) Degree
3 23 (47.92%) Psychology
4 22 (45.83%) Ethnography
5 16 (33.33%) Usability Testing
5 16 (33.33%) Cognitive Psychology
6 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (25.00%) Benchmarking
8 10 (20.83%) Human Factors
9 9 (18.75%) Prototyping
10 8 (16.67%) Service Design
10 8 (16.67%) Heuristic Evaluation
11 7 (14.58%) Remote Testing
11 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
11 7 (14.58%) Ergonomics
11 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
11 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
11 7 (14.58%) Wireframes
11 7 (14.58%) Field Research
11 7 (14.58%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
11 7 (14.58%) Behavioural Analysis
12 6 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
12 6 (12.50%) HTML
12 6 (12.50%) CSS
12 6 (12.50%) Statistics
12 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (10.42%) Analytics
13 5 (10.42%) CRM
13 5 (10.42%) Project Management
13 5 (10.42%) Anthropology

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 1 (2.08%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 4 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.33%) Games
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) CSS
1 6 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Psychology
2 22 (45.83%) Ethnography
3 16 (33.33%) Cognitive Psychology
3 16 (33.33%) Usability Testing
4 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (25.00%) Benchmarking
6 10 (20.83%) Human Factors
7 9 (18.75%) Prototyping
8 8 (16.67%) Heuristic Evaluation
8 8 (16.67%) Service Design
9 7 (14.58%) Behavioural Analysis
9 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
9 7 (14.58%) Ergonomics
9 7 (14.58%) Field Research
9 7 (14.58%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
9 7 (14.58%) Remote Testing
9 7 (14.58%) Wireframes
10 6 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
10 6 (12.50%) Statistics
11 5 (10.42%) CRM
Qualifications
1 25 (52.08%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Adobe
1 4 (8.33%) Apple
2 3 (6.25%) Facebook
2 3 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
South East London
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 4 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
Enderby, Leicestershire
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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