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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 729 773 709
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -64
Permanent jobs citing UX Design 183 183 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 135 140 211
Median salary £50,000 £46,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.95% -6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.50%

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
86109 95786 100064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.02% 87.52% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 72031 78787 79868
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 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +40 161 £50,000 +8.69% 26
London +34 79 £55,000 +10.00% 12
South East +36 45 £50,000 +11.11% 4
City of London +70 22 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Surrey +43 20 £50,000 -4.76% 3
West Midlands 0 13 £49,500 +65.00% 2
Scotland +14 11 £40,000 - 1
Glasgow +17 10 - - 1
Oxfordshire -5 10 £60,000 -
Oxford -7 10 £60,000 -
Brighton - 9 £50,000 - 1
East Sussex - 9 £50,000 - 1
East of England +25 8 £45,000 -25.00% 1
South West +9 8 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Birmingham - 7 £49,500 -
Bristol +13 6 £42,500 +17.24% 1
South Wales +5 6 £43,500 +16.00%
Wales +5 6 £43,500 +16.00%
Hertfordshire +24 5 £45,000 -25.00%
Berkshire -9 5 £42,500 +1.19%
Yorkshire +15 3 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Leeds +15 3 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Cambridge +13 3 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire +6 3 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 3 £30,000 -9.09% 1
Coventry 0 3 - -
Newport - 3 £52,500 -
Hoddesdon - 3 £45,000 -
Newbury - 3 £42,500 -
North West - 3 £50,000 - 4

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 389 (100.00%) User Experience
2 250 (64.27%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (37.53%) CSS
4 144 (37.02%) JavaScript
5 141 (36.25%) HTML
6 124 (31.88%) Finance
7 120 (30.85%) Web Development
8 104 (26.74%) .NET
9 103 (26.48%) Wireframes
10 94 (24.16%) ASP.NET
11 90 (23.14%) SQL Server
12 88 (22.62%) Content Management
13 81 (20.82%) MVC
14 80 (20.57%) OO
15 78 (20.05%) CMS
16 77 (19.79%) jQuery
17 76 (19.54%) Scrum
17 76 (19.54%) C#
17 76 (19.54%) Mobile App
18 75 (19.28%) HTML5
19 72 (18.51%) Degree
20 71 (18.25%) Microsoft
21 69 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
22 68 (17.48%) Axure RP
23 63 (16.20%) Web Services
24 62 (15.94%) SDLC
25 60 (15.42%) Sass
26 59 (15.17%) Information Architecture
27 58 (14.91%) Prototyping
28 55 (14.14%) Analytical Skills

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 78 (20.05%) CMS
2 24 (6.17%) Umbraco
2 24 (6.17%) WordPress
3 23 (5.91%) Drupal
4 20 (5.14%) SharePoint
5 17 (4.37%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (2.57%) Kentico
7 5 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.51%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.26%) Apache
9 1 (0.26%) Confluence
9 1 (0.26%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.26%) Marvel
9 1 (0.26%) nginx
Applications
1 38 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 32 (8.23%) OmniGraffle
4 30 (7.71%) Photoshop
5 26 (6.68%) MS Visio
6 19 (4.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (2.31%) Fireworks
8 8 (2.06%) InDesign
8 8 (2.06%) InVision
9 4 (1.03%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (1.03%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.26%) Flinto
10 1 (0.26%) Moqups
10 1 (0.26%) MS Office
10 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.26%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (1.03%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.83%) GitHub
3 7 (1.80%) Office 365
4 6 (1.54%) IaaS
4 6 (1.54%) PaaS
5 4 (1.03%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (13.37%) Internet
2 48 (12.34%) Intranet
3 1 (0.26%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (23.14%) SQL Server
2 47 (12.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (11.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 34 (8.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 34 (8.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (8.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 21 (5.40%) Relational Database
7 16 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.06%) MySQL
10 6 (1.54%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.54%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.03%) Big Data
11 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Power View
11 4 (1.03%) Oracle Discoverer
11 4 (1.03%) PerformancePoint
11 4 (1.03%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.51%) OLAP
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 68 (17.48%) Axure RP
2 50 (12.85%) Git (software)
3 48 (12.34%) Visual Studio
4 46 (11.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (5.91%) Jenkins
6 22 (5.66%) Subversion
7 20 (5.14%) TeamCity
8 19 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 19 (4.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 18 (4.63%) Hudson
10 15 (3.86%) Vagrant
11 14 (3.60%) Grunt
12 10 (2.57%) Dreamweaver
13 7 (1.80%) Selenium
14 6 (1.54%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.54%) Maven
14 6 (1.54%) RSpec
14 6 (1.54%) WebDriver
15 5 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 3 (0.77%) Moq
General
1 124 (31.88%) Finance
2 42 (10.80%) Banking
2 42 (10.80%) Marketing
3 15 (3.86%) Investment Banking
4 14 (3.60%) Games
5 10 (2.57%) Advertising
6 7 (1.80%) Publishing
6 7 (1.80%) Retail
7 6 (1.54%) Legal
8 5 (1.29%) Brand Awareness
9 4 (1.03%) Electronics
9 4 (1.03%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.77%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.51%) Interactive Media
11 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 162 (41.65%) Developer
2 107 (27.51%) Designer
3 92 (23.65%) UX Designer
4 54 (13.88%) Web Developer
5 53 (13.62%) .NET Developer
6 42 (10.80%) Architect
7 36 (9.25%) C# Developer
8 35 (9.00%) Applications Developer
9 33 (8.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 33 (8.48%) Senior Designer
10 28 (7.20%) ASP.NET Developer
11 27 (6.94%) Senior UX Designer
12 22 (5.66%) User Experience Architect
13 19 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (4.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 18 (4.63%) JavaScript Developer
15 16 (4.11%) UI Designer
15 16 (4.11%) User Experience Manager
16 14 (3.60%) Project Manager
16 14 (3.60%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (37.53%) CSS
2 141 (36.25%) HTML
3 104 (26.74%) .NET
4 94 (24.16%) ASP.NET
5 77 (19.79%) jQuery
6 75 (19.28%) HTML5
7 69 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 63 (16.20%) Web Services
9 60 (15.42%) Sass
10 54 (13.88%) XML
11 53 (13.62%) AngularJS
12 50 (12.85%) CSS3
13 48 (12.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 43 (11.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 43 (11.05%) XSLT
15 35 (9.00%) LESS
16 33 (8.48%) .NET Framework
17 31 (7.97%) Ajax
18 29 (7.46%) Backbone.js
19 28 (7.20%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 389 (100.00%) User Experience
2 76 (19.54%) Mobile App
3 55 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (11.31%) Client/Server
5 23 (5.91%) Computer Science
5 23 (5.91%) Graphic Design
6 15 (3.86%) Market Risk
7 11 (2.83%) Social Media
8 10 (2.57%) Fintech
9 8 (2.06%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.06%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.54%) Taxonomies
11 5 (1.29%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.29%) Copywriting
11 5 (1.29%) Psychology
11 5 (1.29%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (1.03%) Video Editing
12 4 (1.03%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 35 (9.00%) Android
2 33 (8.48%) Apple iOS
3 31 (7.97%) Linux
4 14 (3.60%) Windows
5 6 (1.54%) Unix
6 3 (0.77%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (64.27%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (30.85%) Web Development
3 103 (26.48%) Wireframes
4 88 (22.62%) Content Management
5 81 (20.82%) MVC
6 80 (20.57%) OO
7 76 (19.54%) Scrum
8 62 (15.94%) SDLC
9 59 (15.17%) Information Architecture
10 58 (14.91%) Prototyping
11 54 (13.88%) OOD
12 45 (11.57%) ITIL
13 42 (10.80%) UML
13 42 (10.80%) Web Accessibility
14 40 (10.28%) E-Commerce
15 36 (9.25%) Front End Development
16 35 (9.00%) Software Engineering
17 34 (8.74%) Analytics
18 32 (8.23%) Kanban
19 31 (7.97%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 144 (37.02%) JavaScript
2 76 (19.54%) C#
3 43 (11.05%) XPath
4 38 (9.77%) SQL
5 30 (7.71%) Java
6 15 (3.86%) CoffeeScript
7 9 (2.31%) Objective-C
8 6 (1.54%) Python
9 4 (1.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (1.03%) PHP
10 3 (0.77%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.51%) Scala
12 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (18.51%) Degree
2 4 (1.03%) MBA
3 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.51%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.51%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.26%) PMP
5 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (13.88%) QA
System Software
1 13 (3.34%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (2.06%) Puppet
2 6 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.54%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 71 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 49 (12.60%) Adobe
3 36 (9.25%) EPiServer
4 32 (8.23%) Sitecore
5 22 (5.66%) Oracle
6 7 (1.80%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.51%) iRise
8 1 (0.26%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.26%) Ektron
8 1 (0.26%) Facebook
8 1 (0.26%) Google
8 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.26%) SAP
8 1 (0.26%) Telerik
8 1 (0.26%) Twitter
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
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