The table below looks at the statistics for UX Design skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 732 617 717
Rank change year-on-year
-115 +100
Permanent jobs citing UX Design 160 295 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.32% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 106 190 130
Average salary £38,250 £44,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.04% -6.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89386 92046 87078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.07% 82.22% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 72431 73738 71774
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UX Design within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UX Design Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UX Design
Salary Trend

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

UX Design Salary Trend in the UK

UX Design
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UX Design over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

UX Design Salary Histogram in the UK

UX Design
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Design within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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 -134 106 £42,500 -4.49% 22
Scotland +51 51 £37,500 - 3
London -51 51 £52,500 +8.24% 10
Glasgow +45 48 £37,500 - 2
South East -30 17 £38,750 -3.12% 3
City of London -16 14 £56,250 +11.94% 3
Yorkshire -3 13 £35,000 -22.22% 2
North West +3 8 £37,500 -15.73%
York +19 7 £32,500 -27.77%
North Yorkshire +17 7 £32,500 -27.77%
West Midlands -27 7 £35,000 -65.00% 2
Hampshire 0 6 £37,500 - 1
East of England +4 5 £38,500 +18.46% 2
Cambridge +12 4 £36,750 +13.07% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 4 £36,750 +1.37% 1
Cheshire +7 4 £100,000 -
Edinburgh +9 3 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Leeds +9 3 - - 2
West Yorkshire -1 3 - - 2
Berkshire -3 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Southampton -7 3 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Bristol -8 3 £42,500 -
Warwickshire -8 3 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Birmingham -9 3 £35,000 -65.00%
South West -36 3 £42,500 -
East Yorkshire - 3 £37,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £50,000 -
Hull - 3 £37,000 -
Surrey - 3 £40,000 -
West Sussex +6 2 £26,250 -41.66%

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing UX Design also 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 that cited UX Design.

1 400 (100.00%) User Experience
2 200 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (39.75%) HTML
4 151 (37.75%) JavaScript
5 118 (29.50%) CSS
6 108 (27.00%) Degree
7 79 (19.75%) Axure RP
8 75 (18.75%) HTML5
9 74 (18.50%) C#
9 74 (18.50%) MVC
10 73 (18.25%) .NET
11 71 (17.75%) Information Architecture
12 69 (17.25%) Mobile App
13 64 (16.00%) ASP.NET
13 64 (16.00%) SQL Server
14 63 (15.75%) Scrum
15 60 (15.00%) E-Commerce
16 59 (14.75%) User Stories
17 57 (14.25%) TDD
18 55 (13.75%) Photoshop
19 51 (12.75%) Marketing
20 50 (12.50%) QA
20 50 (12.50%) jQuery
21 48 (12.00%) Microsoft
21 48 (12.00%) SEO
21 48 (12.00%) CSS3
22 44 (11.00%) Android
23 43 (10.75%) Adobe Illustrator
23 43 (10.75%) Adobe
24 39 (9.75%) Responsive Web Design

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing UX Design also 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 that cited UX Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (7.75%) CMS
2 20 (5.00%) Drupal
3 10 (2.50%) IIS
4 9 (2.25%) Apache
5 6 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.00%) Node.js
7 3 (0.75%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.75%) WordPress
7 3 (0.75%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.50%) CoreMedia CMS
8 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.25%) Liferay
9 1 (0.25%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
Applications
1 55 (13.75%) Photoshop
2 43 (10.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 28 (7.00%) OmniGraffle
4 26 (6.50%) MS Visio
5 22 (5.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 20 (5.00%) MS Excel
7 17 (4.25%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.75%) InDesign
8 3 (0.75%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.50%) SPSS
10 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.25%) MS Project
10 1 (0.25%) MS Office
10 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.25%) Maya
10 1 (0.25%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 15 (3.75%) Sophis RISQUE
2 4 (1.00%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.75%) Magento
3 3 (0.75%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.25%) Tridion
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.75%) SaaS
2 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.25%) Force.com
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Office 365
3 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.25%) Internet
2 8 (2.00%) AMQP
3 7 (1.75%) Broadband
4 3 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.50%) Intranet
5 2 (0.50%) SSH
6 1 (0.25%) NFC
6 1 (0.25%) DNS
6 1 (0.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.75%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.75%) SQLite
4 10 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (2.50%) MySQL
5 7 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 79 (19.75%) Axure RP
2 29 (7.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 25 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 23 (5.75%) Visual Studio
5 15 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (3.75%) EasyMock
5 15 (3.75%) Mockito
5 15 (3.75%) Robolectric
6 12 (3.00%) Dreamweaver
7 6 (1.50%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.00%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.75%) Selenium
10 2 (0.50%) JIRA
10 2 (0.50%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.50%) T4 Templates
11 1 (0.25%) Xdebug
11 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.25%) Behat
11 1 (0.25%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.25%) Ant
General
1 51 (12.75%) Marketing
2 30 (7.50%) Retail
3 28 (7.00%) Finance
4 14 (3.50%) Banking
5 11 (2.75%) Games
6 10 (2.50%) Legal
6 10 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.25%) Publishing
8 8 (2.00%) Advertising
9 4 (1.00%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.00%) Law
10 3 (0.75%) Electronics
11 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.50%) Front Office
11 2 (0.50%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.50%) French Language
11 2 (0.50%) German Language
11 2 (0.50%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.25%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 145 (36.25%) Developer
2 118 (29.50%) Designer
3 97 (24.25%) UX Designer
4 47 (11.75%) Senior Developer
5 38 (9.50%) Architect
6 28 (7.00%) Senior Designer
7 26 (6.50%) Analyst
7 26 (6.50%) User Experience Architect
8 25 (6.25%) .NET Developer
9 23 (5.75%) Business Analyst
10 21 (5.25%) UI Designer
11 19 (4.75%) Front-End Developer
12 18 (4.50%) Android Developer
12 18 (4.50%) Senior UX Designer
13 17 (4.25%) Agile .NET Developer
14 16 (4.00%) Project Manager
15 15 (3.75%) UI Developer
15 15 (3.75%) PHP Developer
16 13 (3.25%) User Experience Manager
16 13 (3.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (39.75%) HTML
2 118 (29.50%) CSS
3 75 (18.75%) HTML5
4 73 (18.25%) .NET
5 64 (16.00%) ASP.NET
6 50 (12.50%) jQuery
7 48 (12.00%) CSS3
8 39 (9.75%) REST
9 34 (8.50%) AngularJS
10 32 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (7.25%) Castle Windsor
11 29 (7.25%) Spring.NET
11 29 (7.25%) NHibernate
12 23 (5.75%) Ajax
13 20 (5.00%) Web Services
13 20 (5.00%) XML
14 19 (4.75%) LESS
15 15 (3.75%) OAuth
15 15 (3.75%) RoboSpice
16 14 (3.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 400 (100.00%) User Experience
2 69 (17.25%) Mobile App
3 36 (9.00%) Computer Science
4 33 (8.25%) Open Source
5 27 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (5.00%) iPhone
7 17 (4.25%) Social Media
7 17 (4.25%) Graphic Design
7 17 (4.25%) Augmented Reality
8 11 (2.75%) Mathematics
8 11 (2.75%) Physics
9 10 (2.50%) W3C
10 9 (2.25%) Human Factors
11 8 (2.00%) Digital Media
12 7 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.75%) STB
13 4 (1.00%) Ergonomics
14 2 (0.50%) IPTV
14 2 (0.50%) Xbox
14 2 (0.50%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.00%) Android
2 26 (6.50%) Apple iOS
3 19 (4.75%) Windows
4 6 (1.50%) Linux
5 2 (0.50%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.50%) UNIX
5 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (18.50%) MVC
3 71 (17.75%) Information Architecture
4 63 (15.75%) Scrum
5 60 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 59 (14.75%) User Stories
7 57 (14.25%) TDD
8 48 (12.00%) SEO
9 39 (9.75%) Responsive Web Design
10 36 (9.00%) OO
10 36 (9.00%) Usability Testing
11 35 (8.75%) Analytics
12 31 (7.75%) Web Development
13 27 (6.75%) Use Case
14 25 (6.25%) Product Management
15 22 (5.50%) Unit Testing
16 21 (5.25%) Software Engineering
16 21 (5.25%) Data Modelling
17 20 (5.00%) Project Management
17 20 (5.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 151 (37.75%) JavaScript
2 74 (18.50%) C#
3 36 (9.00%) Java
4 25 (6.25%) PHP
5 10 (2.50%) SQL
6 7 (1.75%) Ruby
7 6 (1.50%) Python
8 4 (1.00%) C++
9 3 (0.75%) C
9 3 (0.75%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.75%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.50%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.25%) PHP5
11 1 (0.25%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.25%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 108 (27.00%) Degree
2 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (0.75%) WCAG
3 1 (0.25%) WAI
3 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) SCCM
1 1 (0.25%) Plesk
1 1 (0.25%) Puppet
1 1 (0.25%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.25%) cPanel
Vendors
1 48 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 43 (10.75%) Adobe
3 21 (5.25%) iRise
4 15 (3.75%) Dell
5 9 (2.25%) Oracle
6 5 (1.25%) Google
7 4 (1.00%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.00%) Sencha
8 2 (0.50%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.50%) Sysomos
8 2 (0.50%) Zend
8 2 (0.50%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.25%) Remedy
9 1 (0.25%) Sony
9 1 (0.25%) BT
9 1 (0.25%) Omniture
9 1 (0.25%) BMC
9 1 (0.25%) Facebook
Warwickshire
Stelfox Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Comtecs
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70,000 DoE + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + multiple
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago