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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 655 592 707
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +115
Permanent jobs citing UX Design 228 314 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.31% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.37% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 181 208 121
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 -82 186 £45,000 +3.44% 21
London -72 101 £55,000 +13.40% 14
South East -22 41 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Scotland +34 39 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Glasgow +42 37 £35,000 -17.64% 3
City of London -27 26 £50,000 +3.09% 3
Yorkshire +8 25 £34,500 -13.75%
Oxfordshire +9 15 £35,000 +40.00%
North Yorkshire +23 13 £32,500 -18.75%
York - 13 £32,500 -
Oxford 0 10 - -
Hull - 10 £37,000 -
East Yorkshire - 10 £37,000 -
West Midlands -4 9 £48,750 +39.28%
Hampshire -14 9 £50,000 +33.33%
Warwickshire -2 8 £48,750 +39.28%
Warwick - 8 £48,750 -
Basingstoke - 8 £50,000 -
Kent -1 6 £45,000 +181.25%
South West -22 6 £40,000 -2.43%
Berkshire -16 5 £45,000 -
Reading - 5 £45,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +13 4 £45,000 +181.25%
Surrey -4 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Bristol -10 3 £42,500 -
Brighton -21 3 £30,250 -28.82%
East Sussex -27 3 £30,250 -28.82%
Abingdon - 3 £35,000 -
Edinburgh +9 2 £27,500 -21.42%
Leeds 0 2 £40,000 -

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 501 (100.00%) User Experience
2 261 (52.10%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (35.13%) JavaScript
4 175 (34.93%) HTML
5 158 (31.54%) Degree
6 157 (31.34%) CSS
7 110 (21.96%) Axure RP
8 103 (20.56%) Mobile App
9 102 (20.36%) Information Architecture
10 100 (19.96%) HTML5
11 98 (19.56%) E-Commerce
12 87 (17.37%) Marketing
13 79 (15.77%) OO
14 78 (15.57%) Photoshop
14 78 (15.57%) Scrum
15 74 (14.77%) Android
16 68 (13.57%) Computer Science
17 66 (13.17%) Adobe Illustrator
17 66 (13.17%) CSS3
17 66 (13.17%) User Stories
18 65 (12.97%) QA
19 64 (12.77%) TDD
20 63 (12.57%) Java
21 62 (12.38%) MVC
22 60 (11.98%) Responsive Web Design
22 60 (11.98%) Git (software)
23 58 (11.58%) Analytics
23 58 (11.58%) .NET
24 57 (11.38%) C#
25 56 (11.18%) Adobe

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 39 (7.78%) CMS
2 24 (4.79%) Drupal
3 8 (1.60%) IIS
4 7 (1.40%) Apache
5 3 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.40%) CoreMedia CMS
6 2 (0.40%) WordPress
6 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.20%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.20%) Liferay
7 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.20%) JBoss
7 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
Applications
1 78 (15.57%) Photoshop
2 66 (13.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 53 (10.58%) OmniGraffle
4 40 (7.98%) Fireworks
5 32 (6.39%) MS Visio
6 23 (4.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (1.20%) InDesign
8 3 (0.60%) MS Excel
9 2 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.40%) SPSS
10 1 (0.20%) MS Project
10 1 (0.20%) MS Office
10 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.20%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 15 (2.99%) Sophis RISQUE
2 5 (1.00%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.80%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.80%) Tridion
4 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.19%) SaaS
2 2 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.40%) LucidChart
3 1 (0.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.39%) Internet
2 8 (1.60%) AMQP
3 7 (1.40%) Broadband
4 1 (0.20%) NFC
4 1 (0.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.98%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.39%) SQLite
3 15 (2.99%) NoSQL
4 12 (2.40%) MySQL
4 12 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.80%) Big Data
9 3 (0.60%) Xcelsius
9 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.60%) QlikView
9 3 (0.60%) Spotfire
9 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.40%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 110 (21.96%) Axure RP
2 60 (11.98%) Git (software)
3 37 (7.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 27 (5.39%) EasyMock
4 27 (5.39%) Mockito
4 27 (5.39%) Robolectric
5 26 (5.19%) Jenkins
6 25 (4.99%) Cucumber
7 23 (4.59%) Visual Studio
8 15 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (2.20%) Dreamweaver
10 5 (1.00%) Selenium
11 4 (0.80%) FitNesse
11 4 (0.80%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.60%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.40%) Subversion
14 1 (0.20%) Aptana Studio
14 1 (0.20%) PHPUnit
14 1 (0.20%) Ant
14 1 (0.20%) JIRA
General
1 87 (17.37%) Marketing
2 51 (10.18%) Retail
3 31 (6.19%) Banking
4 26 (5.19%) Finance
5 9 (1.80%) Legal
5 9 (1.80%) Publishing
5 9 (1.80%) Games
5 9 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.40%) Advertising
7 5 (1.00%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.60%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.40%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Interactive Media
11 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 170 (33.93%) Developer
2 157 (31.34%) Designer
3 138 (27.54%) UX Designer
4 43 (8.58%) Senior Developer
5 38 (7.58%) Senior Designer
6 37 (7.39%) Architect
7 29 (5.79%) User Experience Architect
7 29 (5.79%) Senior UX Designer
8 28 (5.59%) Front-End Developer
8 28 (5.59%) Analyst
9 27 (5.39%) Android Developer
10 24 (4.79%) Project Manager
11 23 (4.59%) Business Analyst
12 22 (4.39%) UI Designer
12 22 (4.39%) .NET Developer
13 21 (4.19%) Agile .NET Developer
14 20 (3.99%) Consultant
15 19 (3.79%) PHP Developer
15 19 (3.79%) UI Developer
16 17 (3.39%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (34.93%) HTML
2 157 (31.34%) CSS
3 100 (19.96%) HTML5
4 66 (13.17%) CSS3
5 58 (11.58%) .NET
6 56 (11.18%) REST
7 55 (10.98%) jQuery
8 47 (9.38%) ASP.NET
9 27 (5.39%) OAuth
9 27 (5.39%) RoboSpice
10 24 (4.79%) Ruby on Rails
10 24 (4.79%) Web Services
11 22 (4.39%) LESS
11 22 (4.39%) Ajax
12 18 (3.59%) AngularJS
13 16 (3.19%) Yii
14 14 (2.79%) XML
15 13 (2.59%) Spring
16 12 (2.40%) RabbitMQ
16 12 (2.40%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 501 (100.00%) User Experience
2 103 (20.56%) Mobile App
3 68 (13.57%) Computer Science
4 32 (6.39%) iPhone
5 29 (5.79%) Augmented Reality
5 29 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (3.79%) Social Media
7 15 (2.99%) Graphic Design
8 11 (2.20%) Digital Media
8 11 (2.20%) Human Factors
9 8 (1.60%) Open Source
9 8 (1.60%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.40%) RIA
10 7 (1.40%) W3C
10 7 (1.40%) STB
11 5 (1.00%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.00%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.00%) Psychology
12 4 (0.80%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 74 (14.77%) Android
2 41 (8.18%) Apple iOS
3 23 (4.59%) Windows
4 16 (3.19%) UNIX
5 4 (0.80%) Linux
5 4 (0.80%) Mac OS
5 4 (0.80%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.60%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (52.10%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (20.36%) Information Architecture
3 98 (19.56%) E-Commerce
4 79 (15.77%) OO
5 78 (15.57%) Scrum
6 66 (13.17%) User Stories
7 64 (12.77%) TDD
8 62 (12.38%) MVC
9 60 (11.98%) Responsive Web Design
10 58 (11.58%) Analytics
11 55 (10.98%) SEO
12 49 (9.78%) Web Development
13 44 (8.78%) Software Engineering
14 42 (8.38%) Usability Testing
15 33 (6.59%) Project Management
16 31 (6.19%) Product Management
16 31 (6.19%) DevOps
17 30 (5.99%) Use Case
18 29 (5.79%) Mobile Application Development
19 27 (5.39%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 176 (35.13%) JavaScript
2 63 (12.57%) Java
3 57 (11.38%) C#
4 26 (5.19%) PHP
5 25 (4.99%) Ruby
6 12 (2.40%) SQL
7 9 (1.80%) C
8 6 (1.20%) Python
9 4 (0.80%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.60%) TypeScript
10 3 (0.60%) R
11 2 (0.40%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.40%) C++
11 2 (0.40%) Perl
12 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.20%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.20%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 158 (31.54%) Degree
2 8 (1.60%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.20%) PMP
4 6 (1.20%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.20%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.40%) ISEB
5 2 (0.40%) IIBA
5 2 (0.40%) CBAP
6 1 (0.20%) MCSD
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (12.97%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) COBIT
2 1 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.40%) SCCM
1 2 (0.40%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.20%) cPanel
2 1 (0.20%) Plesk
Vendors
1 56 (11.18%) Adobe
2 32 (6.39%) Microsoft
3 27 (5.39%) Dell
4 25 (4.99%) iRise
5 5 (1.00%) Oracle
5 5 (1.00%) Google
6 3 (0.60%) Alteryx
6 3 (0.60%) Tableau
6 3 (0.60%) Omniture
7 2 (0.40%) Remedy
7 2 (0.40%) BMC
7 2 (0.40%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.40%) Sysomos
7 2 (0.40%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.20%) Facebook
8 1 (0.20%) Sencha
8 1 (0.20%) Macromedia
8 1 (0.20%) BT
8 1 (0.20%) Zend
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: Yesterday
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