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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 747 669 705
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +36
Permanent jobs citing UX Design 156 278 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.28% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 95 182 137
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% -11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,700 £65,000 £63,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.51%

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
92198 99056 90547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.02% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 74623 79502 74331
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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 £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -101 108 £43,000 -4.44% 17
London -69 53 £57,500 +13.86% 10
Scotland +43 47 £37,500 - 4
Glasgow +33 44 £37,500 - 2
South East -25 16 £35,000 -12.50% 1
City of London +1 12 £63,750 +26.23%
North West +4 9 £30,000 -32.58% 2
Yorkshire +2 8 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Berkshire +5 7 £43,000 +7.50% 1
West Midlands -15 6 £35,000 -65.00% 1
North East - 6 £45,000 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 6 £45,000 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £45,000 - 2
Hampshire +1 5 £25,000 -33.33%
East of England +19 4 £36,750 -8.12%
West Yorkshire +10 4 - - 1
Cheshire +8 4 £100,000 -
Leeds +8 4 - - 1
Bristol +6 4 £42,500 -
Southampton -3 4 £25,000 -33.33%
South West -22 4 £42,500 +13.33%
North Yorkshire +17 3 £35,000 -22.22%
York +16 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Slough +15 3 £43,000 - 1
Edinburgh +14 3 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Cambridge +13 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Cambridgeshire +8 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Birmingham -1 3 £35,000 -65.00%
Bracknell - 3 £35,000 -
West Sussex +11 2 £26,250 -41.66%

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 387 (100.00%) User Experience
2 192 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (41.34%) HTML
4 154 (39.79%) JavaScript
5 110 (28.42%) CSS
6 98 (25.32%) Degree
7 81 (20.93%) C#
8 79 (20.41%) .NET
9 77 (19.90%) MVC
10 71 (18.35%) SQL Server
10 71 (18.35%) HTML5
11 70 (18.09%) ASP.NET
12 68 (17.57%) Scrum
13 67 (17.31%) Information Architecture
14 66 (17.05%) Axure RP
15 62 (16.02%) TDD
16 61 (15.76%) E-Commerce
17 60 (15.50%) Mobile App
18 57 (14.73%) Microsoft
18 57 (14.73%) jQuery
19 51 (13.18%) Photoshop
19 51 (13.18%) CSS3
20 49 (12.66%) User Stories
21 47 (12.14%) Marketing
22 46 (11.89%) SEO
23 45 (11.63%) QA
24 44 (11.37%) Adobe
24 44 (11.37%) OO
24 44 (11.37%) Android
25 43 (11.11%) AngularJS

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (6.46%) CMS
2 13 (3.36%) Drupal
3 11 (2.84%) IIS
4 9 (2.33%) Apache
5 6 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.55%) WordPress
6 5 (1.29%) Node.js
7 4 (1.03%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.03%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.78%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.52%) CoreMedia CMS
10 1 (0.26%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.26%) Liferay
10 1 (0.26%) Moodle
10 1 (0.26%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 51 (13.18%) Photoshop
2 40 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 27 (6.98%) MS Excel
4 23 (5.94%) OmniGraffle
5 20 (5.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 19 (4.91%) MS Visio
7 15 (3.88%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.78%) InDesign
8 3 (0.78%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.26%) Maya
9 1 (0.26%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.26%) MS Project
9 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (3.62%) Sophis RISQUE
2 7 (1.81%) Magento
3 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.26%) Shopify
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.65%) SaaS
2 3 (0.78%) PaaS
3 2 (0.52%) Office 365
3 2 (0.52%) IaaS
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.72%) Internet
2 8 (2.07%) AMQP
3 7 (1.81%) Broadband
4 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.52%) Intranet
5 2 (0.52%) SSH
6 1 (0.26%) DNS
6 1 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (18.35%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 14 (3.62%) SQLite
4 11 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (2.84%) MySQL
5 7 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.81%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.03%) Spotfire
7 4 (1.03%) QlikView
8 3 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.26%) Redis
9 1 (0.26%) Big Data
9 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 66 (17.05%) Axure RP
2 27 (6.98%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 24 (6.20%) Git (software)
4 23 (5.94%) Visual Studio
5 15 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (3.62%) EasyMock
6 14 (3.62%) Mockito
6 14 (3.62%) Robolectric
7 11 (2.84%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (1.55%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.03%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.78%) Selenium
10 3 (0.78%) T4 Templates
11 2 (0.52%) JIRA
11 2 (0.52%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.26%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.26%) Behat
12 1 (0.26%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.26%) Ant
12 1 (0.26%) FitNesse
General
1 47 (12.14%) Marketing
2 29 (7.49%) Finance
3 25 (6.46%) Retail
4 10 (2.58%) Games
4 10 (2.58%) Banking
4 10 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.33%) Legal
5 9 (2.33%) Publishing
6 7 (1.81%) Advertising
7 4 (1.03%) Law
8 3 (0.78%) Electronics
8 3 (0.78%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.78%) Dutch Language
8 3 (0.78%) French Language
8 3 (0.78%) German Language
8 3 (0.78%) Swedish Language
9 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.52%) Front Office
10 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 150 (38.76%) Developer
2 102 (26.36%) Designer
3 82 (21.19%) UX Designer
4 50 (12.92%) Senior Developer
5 35 (9.04%) Architect
6 25 (6.46%) Analyst
6 25 (6.46%) Senior Designer
7 23 (5.94%) .NET Developer
8 22 (5.68%) Business Analyst
9 20 (5.17%) User Experience Architect
10 19 (4.91%) UI Designer
10 19 (4.91%) Front-End Developer
11 18 (4.65%) Android Developer
12 15 (3.88%) Senior UX Designer
12 15 (3.88%) UI Developer
12 15 (3.88%) Project Manager
12 15 (3.88%) Senior Manager
13 14 (3.62%) PHP Developer
13 14 (3.62%) Senior Architect
13 14 (3.62%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (41.34%) HTML
2 110 (28.42%) CSS
3 79 (20.41%) .NET
4 71 (18.35%) HTML5
5 70 (18.09%) ASP.NET
6 57 (14.73%) jQuery
7 51 (13.18%) CSS3
8 43 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 42 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 38 (9.82%) Castle Windsor
10 38 (9.82%) Spring.NET
10 38 (9.82%) NHibernate
11 37 (9.56%) REST
12 28 (7.24%) Ajax
13 24 (6.20%) XML
14 18 (4.65%) Web Services
15 17 (4.39%) LESS
16 15 (3.88%) LINQ
17 14 (3.62%) OAuth
17 14 (3.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 387 (100.00%) User Experience
2 60 (15.50%) Mobile App
3 42 (10.85%) Open Source
4 39 (10.08%) Computer Science
5 24 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (5.17%) Social Media
6 20 (5.17%) iPhone
7 17 (4.39%) Graphic Design
8 16 (4.13%) Augmented Reality
9 12 (3.10%) Mathematics
9 12 (3.10%) Physics
9 12 (3.10%) W3C
10 10 (2.58%) Human Factors
11 7 (1.81%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.81%) STB
12 6 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.03%) Ergonomics
14 2 (0.52%) Psychology
14 2 (0.52%) IPTV
14 2 (0.52%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.37%) Android
2 25 (6.46%) Apple iOS
3 19 (4.91%) Windows
4 6 (1.55%) Linux
5 2 (0.52%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.26%) UNIX
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (19.90%) MVC
3 68 (17.57%) Scrum
4 67 (17.31%) Information Architecture
5 62 (16.02%) TDD
6 61 (15.76%) E-Commerce
7 49 (12.66%) User Stories
8 46 (11.89%) SEO
9 44 (11.37%) OO
10 34 (8.79%) Responsive Web Design
11 33 (8.53%) Usability Testing
12 30 (7.75%) Analytics
13 28 (7.24%) Web Development
14 22 (5.68%) Use Case
14 22 (5.68%) Mobile Development
15 21 (5.43%) Unit Testing
15 21 (5.43%) Software Engineering
16 20 (5.17%) Android Development
16 20 (5.17%) Product Management
17 18 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 154 (39.79%) JavaScript
2 81 (20.93%) C#
3 42 (10.85%) Java
4 23 (5.94%) PHP
5 11 (2.84%) SQL
6 7 (1.81%) Objective-C
7 6 (1.55%) Ruby
8 5 (1.29%) Python
9 4 (1.03%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.03%) C++
10 3 (0.78%) C
11 2 (0.52%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.26%) PHP5
12 1 (0.26%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.26%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 98 (25.32%) Degree
2 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.63%) QA
2 6 (1.55%) WCAG
3 1 (0.26%) WAI
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) Puppet
1 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.26%) cPanel
2 1 (0.26%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.26%) SCCM
2 1 (0.26%) Plesk
Vendors
1 57 (14.73%) Microsoft
2 44 (11.37%) Adobe
3 17 (4.39%) iRise
4 14 (3.62%) Dell
5 13 (3.36%) Oracle
6 5 (1.29%) Sencha
7 4 (1.03%) Tableau
7 4 (1.03%) IBM
7 4 (1.03%) ATG
7 4 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.03%) hybris
7 4 (1.03%) Alteryx
8 3 (0.78%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.78%) Twitter
8 3 (0.78%) Google
9 2 (0.52%) Zend
9 2 (0.52%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.52%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.26%) Facebook
10 1 (0.26%) Remedy
Twickenham
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, United Kingdom
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £37,620 with an additional Digital Allowance of circa £10,880
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35k to 75k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable with excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + multiple
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Personnel IT
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
North West London
The Developer Portal
Salary: Competitive + equity
Posted: 17 days ago
South West London
Lightspeed Research
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 22 days ago