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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 734 691 712
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +21
Permanent jobs citing UX Design 171 258 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 122 199 123
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -2.56%

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
92318 99153 88437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.54% 82.71% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 75379 80339 72907
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -17 158 £45,000 -10.00% 24
London -2 91 £50,000 -16.66% 7
South East +8 28 £40,500 -4.70% 3
Berkshire +14 22 £39,750 -38.84% 1
City of London +35 10 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Yorkshire +11 10 £41,500 +3.75% 7
Scotland -11 10 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East of England +9 8 £62,500 +56.25% 3
Reading +2 8 £38,250 -41.15%
Glasgow -19 8 - -
Cambridge +19 5 - -
Cambridgeshire +18 5 - -
North West -3 5 £42,500 -26.08% 2
West Midlands -29 5 £30,000 +17.64% 1
Tyne and Wear - 5 £45,000 -
North East - 5 £45,000 -
Slough - 5 £43,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire +17 4 £72,500 +61.11% 4
Manchester +10 4 £55,000 -4.34% 2
South Yorkshire +1 4 £37,500 -12.79% 3
Oxfordshire +10 3 - -
Oxford -1 3 - -
South West -21 3 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Sheffield - 3 £37,500 - 2
Essex - 3 £62,500 -
Bath +19 2 £39,500 +5.33%
Leeds +14 2 £72,500 +61.11% 4
Somerset +13 2 £39,500 +12.85%
Surrey +7 2 £52,500 +23.52% 1

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 340 (100.00%) User Experience
2 154 (45.29%) HTML
3 152 (44.71%) JavaScript
4 148 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (35.00%) CSS
6 87 (25.59%) C#
7 77 (22.65%) Degree
8 73 (21.47%) .NET
9 66 (19.41%) SQL Server
10 65 (19.12%) ASP.NET
10 65 (19.12%) MVC
11 64 (18.82%) Marketing
12 63 (18.53%) HTML5
13 58 (17.06%) AngularJS
14 55 (16.18%) jQuery
15 53 (15.59%) E-Commerce
16 52 (15.29%) TDD
17 51 (15.00%) Scrum
18 49 (14.41%) Adobe
19 48 (14.12%) Finance
19 48 (14.12%) Computer Science
20 46 (13.53%) Microsoft
21 44 (12.94%) Open Source
21 44 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
22 43 (12.65%) Relational Database
23 41 (12.06%) Spring.NET
23 41 (12.06%) Castle Windsor
23 41 (12.06%) CSS3
23 41 (12.06%) Photoshop
23 41 (12.06%) NHibernate

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 17 (5.00%) CMS
2 7 (2.06%) WordPress
3 6 (1.76%) Node.js
3 6 (1.76%) IIS
4 5 (1.47%) Apache
4 5 (1.47%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.47%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.47%) Drupal
5 4 (1.18%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.29%) Moodle
8 1 (0.29%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 41 (12.06%) Photoshop
2 33 (9.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 30 (8.82%) MS Excel
4 29 (8.53%) Fireworks
5 25 (7.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 18 (5.29%) MS Visio
7 15 (4.41%) OmniGraffle
8 9 (2.65%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.88%) InDesign
10 2 (0.59%) Maya
11 1 (0.29%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 8 (2.35%) Magento
2 4 (1.18%) Sophis RISQUE
3 3 (0.88%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.29%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.65%) SaaS
2 5 (1.47%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.18%) PaaS
4 3 (0.88%) Office 365
4 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.88%) IaaS
5 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.41%) Internet
2 6 (1.76%) Intranet
3 4 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.88%) AMQP
5 2 (0.59%) SSH
6 1 (0.29%) DNS
6 1 (0.29%) Broadband
6 1 (0.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (19.41%) SQL Server
2 43 (12.65%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.06%) MySQL
5 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.47%) Spotfire
6 5 (1.47%) QlikView
7 4 (1.18%) SQLite
8 2 (0.59%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.59%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.59%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.59%) Redis
8 2 (0.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 38 (11.18%) Axure RP
2 22 (6.47%) Git (software)
3 13 (3.82%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.06%) JIRA
4 7 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.76%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (1.47%) QUnit
6 5 (1.47%) YouTrack
7 4 (1.18%) Mockito
7 4 (1.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 4 (1.18%) EasyMock
7 4 (1.18%) Robolectric
8 3 (0.88%) PHPUnit
8 3 (0.88%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.88%) T4 Templates
9 2 (0.59%) Xdebug
9 2 (0.59%) Selenium
9 2 (0.59%) Subversion
9 2 (0.59%) Behat
10 1 (0.29%) ReSharper
General
1 64 (18.82%) Marketing
2 48 (14.12%) Finance
3 20 (5.88%) Electronics
4 13 (3.82%) Retail
5 11 (3.24%) Games
6 8 (2.35%) Automotive
7 7 (2.06%) Front Office
7 7 (2.06%) Advertising
8 5 (1.47%) Publishing
8 5 (1.47%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.47%) Law
9 4 (1.18%) Banking
10 3 (0.88%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.88%) French Language
10 3 (0.88%) German Language
10 3 (0.88%) Swedish Language
11 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.59%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.59%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.59%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 132 (38.82%) Developer
2 106 (31.18%) Designer
3 86 (25.29%) UX Designer
4 37 (10.88%) Front-End Developer
5 36 (10.59%) Senior Developer
6 29 (8.53%) Senior Designer
7 28 (8.24%) Lead Designer
8 26 (7.65%) Architect
9 25 (7.35%) Consultant
10 19 (5.59%) Junior
10 19 (5.59%) Senior UX Designer
11 18 (5.29%) Analyst
11 18 (5.29%) .NET Developer
12 17 (5.00%) Junior Developer
12 17 (5.00%) Web Developer
12 17 (5.00%) User Experience Consultant
13 16 (4.71%) Business Analyst
14 14 (4.12%) Software Developer
14 14 (4.12%) UI/UX Designer
15 12 (3.53%) Senior User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (45.29%) HTML
2 119 (35.00%) CSS
3 73 (21.47%) .NET
4 65 (19.12%) ASP.NET
5 63 (18.53%) HTML5
6 58 (17.06%) AngularJS
7 55 (16.18%) jQuery
8 44 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (12.06%) Castle Windsor
9 41 (12.06%) Spring.NET
9 41 (12.06%) CSS3
9 41 (12.06%) NHibernate
10 28 (8.24%) XML
11 27 (7.94%) Ajax
12 21 (6.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (5.59%) Backbone.js
13 19 (5.59%) KnockoutJS
13 19 (5.59%) LESS
14 17 (5.00%) REST
15 16 (4.71%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 340 (100.00%) User Experience
2 48 (14.12%) Computer Science
3 28 (8.24%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.41%) Social Media
5 13 (3.82%) Hedge funds
6 12 (3.53%) Mathematics
6 12 (3.53%) Physics
6 12 (3.53%) Graphic Design
7 11 (3.24%) W3C
7 11 (3.24%) Human Factors
8 9 (2.65%) Visualisation
8 9 (2.65%) New Media
9 8 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (2.06%) Digital Media
10 7 (2.06%) iPhone
11 6 (1.76%) Animation
11 6 (1.76%) Ergonomics
12 5 (1.47%) Equities
12 5 (1.47%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.06%) Android
2 15 (4.41%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.53%) Windows
4 8 (2.35%) Linux
5 2 (0.59%) UNIX
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (19.12%) MVC
3 53 (15.59%) E-Commerce
4 52 (15.29%) TDD
5 51 (15.00%) Scrum
6 44 (12.94%) Open Source
7 31 (9.12%) Information Architecture
8 30 (8.82%) OO
9 29 (8.53%) SEO
9 29 (8.53%) Responsive Web Design
9 29 (8.53%) Analytics
10 27 (7.94%) Mentoring
11 24 (7.06%) User Stories
12 23 (6.76%) SDLC
13 21 (6.18%) Software Architecture
14 19 (5.59%) Software Engineering
15 18 (5.29%) Web Development
15 18 (5.29%) Project Management
16 15 (4.41%) B2B
16 15 (4.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 152 (44.71%) JavaScript
2 87 (25.59%) C#
3 26 (7.65%) Java
3 26 (7.65%) SQL
4 17 (5.00%) PHP
5 10 (2.94%) Objective-C
6 9 (2.65%) C++
7 5 (1.47%) C
8 4 (1.18%) VB
8 4 (1.18%) Python
9 3 (0.88%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.59%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.59%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.59%) VC++
10 2 (0.59%) VB6
10 2 (0.59%) Ruby
10 2 (0.59%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 77 (22.65%) Degree
2 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.24%) QA
2 13 (3.82%) WCAG
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (0.88%) Puppet
1 3 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.29%) cPanel
2 1 (0.29%) Plesk
Vendors
1 49 (14.41%) Adobe
2 46 (13.53%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.41%) Oracle
4 12 (3.53%) Twitter
5 8 (2.35%) Google
5 8 (2.35%) Zend
6 5 (1.47%) hybris
6 5 (1.47%) iRise
6 5 (1.47%) ATG
6 5 (1.47%) Tableau
6 5 (1.47%) IBM
6 5 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.47%) Alteryx
7 4 (1.18%) Dell
7 4 (1.18%) Sencha
7 4 (1.18%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.59%) Trapeze
8 2 (0.59%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.59%) ESRI
9 1 (0.29%) Sony
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + EQUITY
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: competitive + multiple benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + bonus + relocation + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + extensive benefits - see bellow
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Companies House
Salary: £26,560 - £32,542
Posted: 9 days ago
South Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: Pension, Critical illness cover etc
Posted: 14 days ago
Central London / West End
House of Fraser
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
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Posted: 15 days ago
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