The table below looks at the statistics for UX Design skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 710 828 739
Rank change year-on-year
+118 -89
Permanent jobs citing UX Design 202 141 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.15% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 136 86 183
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%

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
86284 94752 102175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.37% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 77013 83070
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing UX Design as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Design within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
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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 +124 189 £48,850 +13.60% 24
London +107 119 £55,000 - 12
City of London +84 27 £45,000 -20.00% 1
South East +27 14 £50,000 +33.33% 2
North West +25 14 £36,250 -19.44% 3
North East +8 10 £30,000 -33.33%
West Midlands -7 10 £57,500 - 2
Bristol +17 9 £32,500 -27.77% 1
South West +11 9 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Manchester +4 9 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Durham - 9 £33,000 -
Scotland -21 8 £45,000 -
Glasgow -31 8 £45,000 -12.19%
Brighton - 8 £50,000 - 2
East Sussex - 8 £50,000 - 2
East of England +34 6 £60,000 +23.07% 3
Yorkshire +18 6 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Yorkshire +11 6 £45,000 - 1
Leeds +19 5 £52,750 - 1
Cheshire - 5 £25,000 -
Shropshire - 5 £66,250 - 1
Coventry -6 4 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £57,500 -
Wales +14 3 £41,000 -8.88%
Hampshire +8 3 £42,500 +70.00%
Knutsford - 3 - -
Luton - 2 £60,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £42,500 -
Telford - 2 £66,250 -

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing UX Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for UX Design.

1 390 (100.00%) User Experience
2 231 (59.23%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (40.77%) HTML
4 156 (40.00%) CSS
5 140 (35.90%) JavaScript
6 138 (35.38%) Wireframes
7 101 (25.90%) Finance
8 98 (25.13%) Web Development
9 92 (23.59%) Degree
10 88 (22.56%) Content Management
11 87 (22.31%) Axure RP
12 83 (21.28%) .NET
13 82 (21.03%) Adobe
14 80 (20.51%) Scrum
14 80 (20.51%) jQuery
15 79 (20.26%) Mobile App
16 77 (19.74%) HTML5
17 75 (19.23%) CMS
18 68 (17.44%) ASP.NET
19 67 (17.18%) MVC
20 64 (16.41%) AngularJS
21 63 (16.15%) SDLC
22 61 (15.64%) Information Architecture
22 61 (15.64%) QA
23 59 (15.13%) SQL Server
24 56 (14.36%) Microsoft
25 55 (14.10%) OO
26 54 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
27 53 (13.59%) Photoshop
28 52 (13.33%) C#

UX Design
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:

Application Platforms
1 75 (19.23%) CMS
2 34 (8.72%) WordPress
3 32 (8.21%) SharePoint
3 32 (8.21%) Umbraco
4 31 (7.95%) Drupal
4 31 (7.95%) Sitecore CMS
5 28 (7.18%) Node.js
6 20 (5.13%) Kentico
7 9 (2.31%) Confluence
8 6 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.28%) NServiceBus
9 5 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.77%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.26%) Liferay
11 1 (0.26%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 53 (13.59%) Photoshop
2 42 (10.77%) MS Excel
3 38 (9.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 35 (8.97%) Adobe Illustrator
5 33 (8.46%) MS Visio
6 29 (7.44%) OmniGraffle
7 15 (3.85%) Fireworks
8 14 (3.59%) InDesign
9 8 (2.05%) MS Office
10 7 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (1.54%) Adobe After Effects
12 5 (1.28%) CINEMA 4D
13 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (1.03%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.95%) GitHub
2 17 (4.36%) PaaS
3 13 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (2.31%) IaaS
6 8 (2.05%) SaaS
7 7 (1.79%) Office 365
8 6 (1.54%) Lucidchart
9 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.26%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.97%) Intranet
2 32 (8.21%) Internet
3 8 (2.05%) SPDY
4 3 (0.77%) Skype
5 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 28 (7.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 28 (7.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 26 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 19 (4.87%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.59%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.31%) MySQL
6 9 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.05%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Power View
8 4 (1.03%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (1.03%) PerformancePoint
8 4 (1.03%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.51%) MS Access
9 2 (0.51%) OLAP
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 87 (22.31%) Axure RP
2 38 (9.74%) Git (software)
3 36 (9.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 27 (6.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (6.92%) Visual Studio
5 25 (6.41%) Grunt
6 15 (3.85%) Selenium
7 14 (3.59%) Maven
8 11 (2.82%) TeamCity
9 9 (2.31%) JIRA
10 8 (2.05%) Dreamweaver
11 6 (1.54%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.54%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.54%) RSpec
11 6 (1.54%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.28%) gulp
13 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 3 (0.77%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.77%) Bower
14 3 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 101 (25.90%) Finance
2 52 (13.33%) Marketing
3 25 (6.41%) Banking
4 23 (5.90%) Advertising
5 15 (3.85%) Electronics
5 15 (3.85%) Retail
6 14 (3.59%) Publishing
7 10 (2.56%) Brand Awareness
8 9 (2.31%) Games
9 6 (1.54%) Law
9 6 (1.54%) Legal
9 6 (1.54%) Private Banking
9 6 (1.54%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.28%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.28%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.77%) Interactive Media
13 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.26%) French Language
14 1 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 143 (36.67%) Developer
2 109 (27.95%) Designer
3 95 (24.36%) UX Designer
4 56 (14.36%) Web Developer
5 35 (8.97%) .NET Developer
6 34 (8.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 32 (8.21%) Architect
7 32 (8.21%) C# Developer
8 30 (7.69%) Senior Designer
9 29 (7.44%) Analyst
10 25 (6.41%) Business Analyst
11 24 (6.15%) Senior UX Designer
12 22 (5.64%) C# .NET Developer
13 21 (5.38%) ASP.NET Developer
13 21 (5.38%) UI Developer
14 20 (5.13%) Project Manager
15 19 (4.87%) Senior Developer
16 17 (4.36%) JavaScript Developer
17 16 (4.10%) UX Developer
18 15 (3.85%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (40.77%) HTML
2 156 (40.00%) CSS
3 83 (21.28%) .NET
4 80 (20.51%) jQuery
5 77 (19.74%) HTML5
6 68 (17.44%) ASP.NET
7 64 (16.41%) AngularJS
8 48 (12.31%) CSS3
8 48 (12.31%) Web Services
9 46 (11.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 46 (11.79%) Sass
10 45 (11.54%) XML
11 35 (8.97%) Ajax
11 35 (8.97%) LESS
12 29 (7.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 24 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 24 (6.15%) XSLT
14 20 (5.13%) JSON
15 19 (4.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (4.62%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 390 (100.00%) User Experience
2 79 (20.26%) Mobile App
3 54 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (9.23%) Graphic Design
5 29 (7.44%) Client/Server
6 19 (4.87%) Digital Media
7 17 (4.36%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.82%) Psychology
8 11 (2.82%) Social Media
9 8 (2.05%) Blog
9 8 (2.05%) Fintech
10 7 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.54%) BBC
11 6 (1.54%) Taxonomies
11 6 (1.54%) Video Editing
12 5 (1.28%) Copywriting
12 5 (1.28%) Market Risk
13 4 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
13 4 (1.03%) RIA
13 4 (1.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.46%) Android
1 33 (8.46%) Apple iOS
2 14 (3.59%) Linux
3 9 (2.31%) Windows
4 6 (1.54%) Unix
5 5 (1.28%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (59.23%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (35.38%) Wireframes
3 98 (25.13%) Web Development
4 88 (22.56%) Content Management
5 80 (20.51%) Scrum
6 67 (17.18%) MVC
7 63 (16.15%) SDLC
8 61 (15.64%) Information Architecture
9 55 (14.10%) OO
10 51 (13.08%) E-Commerce
11 45 (11.54%) Front End Development
12 39 (10.00%) OOD
13 38 (9.74%) SOA
14 35 (8.97%) Analytics
15 32 (8.21%) Web Design
16 30 (7.69%) UML
17 29 (7.44%) Responsive Web Design
18 28 (7.18%) TDD
18 28 (7.18%) User Stories
19 27 (6.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 140 (35.90%) JavaScript
2 52 (13.33%) C#
3 37 (9.49%) Java
4 32 (8.21%) SQL
5 24 (6.15%) XPath
6 9 (2.31%) PHP
7 8 (2.05%) Python
8 5 (1.28%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (0.51%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.51%) C++
10 2 (0.51%) Scala
11 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 92 (23.59%) Degree
2 7 (1.79%) DV Cleared
2 7 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 7 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.51%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.26%) IIBA
4 1 (0.26%) PhD
4 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (15.64%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.82%) Puppet
2 9 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 82 (21.03%) Adobe
2 56 (14.36%) Microsoft
3 43 (11.03%) Sitecore
4 33 (8.46%) EPiServer
5 12 (3.08%) Oracle
6 8 (2.05%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.79%) Cognizant
8 4 (1.03%) Google
8 4 (1.03%) SAP
8 4 (1.03%) Twitter
9 3 (0.77%) Demandware
9 3 (0.77%) hybris
9 3 (0.77%) Virgin Media
10 2 (0.51%) Apple
10 2 (0.51%) Hotjar
10 2 (0.51%) iRise
10 2 (0.51%) Optimizely
10 2 (0.51%) Usabilla
11 1 (0.26%) Nintex
11 1 (0.26%) Telerik
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