The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience Designer
UK
Rank 507 512 528
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 374 458 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.48% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 294 383 438
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured UX Designer in the job title.

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UX Designer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UX Designer within the UK.

UX Designer Salary Trend in the UK

UX Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UX Designer over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 within the UK.

UX Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

UX Designer
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 Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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 +7 326 £46,250 +8.82% 59
London +45 169 £52,500 +5.00% 33
South East +40 46 £41,500 -0.59% 3
Yorkshire +17 28 £40,000 - 6
West Yorkshire +42 27 £40,000 -4.19% 5
Scotland +20 26 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Leeds +32 25 £42,000 +0.59% 3
East of England +15 22 £32,500 +30.00%
North West -28 21 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Edinburgh +24 19 £40,000 +18.51% 3
Manchester -28 18 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East Midlands +19 15 £35,000 +12.90% 3
Hertfordshire +9 14 £27,000 +8.00%
West Midlands +3 14 £45,000 +5.88% 3
City of London +22 13 £50,000 -2.43% 4
Welwyn Garden City +14 13 £27,000 +5.88%
Hertford - 13 £27,000 -
Berkshire +48 12 £40,000 -23.80%
South West -2 12 £46,250 -15.90% 6
Birmingham +3 10 £45,000 -35.71% 1
Oxfordshire +32 9 £41,500 +18.57%
Oxford +29 9 £41,500 +38.33%
Wales +3 7 £37,725 +16.07% 4
Leicestershire - 7 £30,000 -
Reading +28 6 £40,000 -23.80%
Surrey +22 6 - - 2
East Sussex +17 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Glasgow +16 6 £45,000 +9.09%
South Wales +9 6 £37,725 +16.07% 4
Staines +8 6 - - 2

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, UX Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 842 (100.00%) User Experience
2 464 (55.11%) Wireframes
3 368 (43.71%) HTML
4 356 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
5 354 (42.04%) CSS
6 275 (32.66%) Adobe
7 269 (31.95%) Axure RP
8 243 (28.86%) Photoshop
9 229 (27.20%) Prototyping
10 196 (23.28%) JavaScript
11 190 (22.57%) Degree
12 177 (21.02%) Adobe Illustrator
13 146 (17.34%) Finance
14 125 (14.85%) Usability Testing
14 125 (14.85%) InVision
15 124 (14.73%) Information Architecture
16 118 (14.01%) Mobile App
16 118 (14.01%) Marketing
17 113 (13.42%) Analytics
18 105 (12.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 101 (12.00%) OmniGraffle
20 100 (11.88%) HTML5
21 98 (11.64%) Responsive Web Design
22 97 (11.52%) UX Design
23 91 (10.81%) E-Commerce
24 84 (9.98%) Web Design
25 83 (9.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
26 74 (8.79%) CSS3
26 74 (8.79%) jQuery
27 71 (8.43%) Scrum

UX Designer Skill Set
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 28 (3.33%) Marvel
2 24 (2.85%) CMS
3 4 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (0.48%) WordPress
4 2 (0.24%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.12%) SAS
5 1 (0.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 243 (28.86%) Photoshop
2 177 (21.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 125 (14.85%) InVision
4 105 (12.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 101 (12.00%) OmniGraffle
6 42 (4.99%) InDesign
7 39 (4.63%) Fireworks
8 18 (2.14%) Adobe After Effects
9 15 (1.78%) MS Visio
10 14 (1.66%) Pixate
11 10 (1.19%) UXPin
12 5 (0.59%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (0.36%) Acrobat
14 2 (0.24%) MS Excel
14 2 (0.24%) MS Office
15 1 (0.12%) Flinto
15 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
15 1 (0.12%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 26 (3.09%) Google Analytics
3 15 (1.78%) SaaS
4 12 (1.43%) Adobe Analytics
5 11 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.12%) Google Play
7 1 (0.12%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.12%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.54%) Internet
2 11 (1.31%) GoToMeeting
3 3 (0.36%) Network Security
4 2 (0.24%) ATM
4 2 (0.24%) Skype
5 1 (0.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (0.71%) Big Data
2 4 (0.48%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.12%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 269 (31.95%) Axure RP
2 83 (9.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 12 (1.43%) Subversion
4 5 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (0.48%) Xcode
6 3 (0.36%) Android Studio
6 3 (0.36%) gulp
6 3 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.24%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.24%) Grunt
7 2 (0.24%) JIRA
7 2 (0.24%) JUnit
7 2 (0.24%) TestNG
7 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.12%) Bower
8 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.12%) JSHint
General
1 146 (17.34%) Finance
2 118 (14.01%) Marketing
3 33 (3.92%) Games
4 27 (3.21%) Retail
5 17 (2.02%) Law
6 15 (1.78%) Advertising
7 14 (1.66%) Banking
8 13 (1.54%) Publishing
9 10 (1.19%) Automotive
10 9 (1.07%) Electronics
10 9 (1.07%) Multimedia
10 9 (1.07%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.71%) Legal
12 4 (0.48%) Local Government
12 4 (0.48%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (43.71%) HTML
2 354 (42.04%) CSS
3 100 (11.88%) HTML5
4 74 (8.79%) CSS3
4 74 (8.79%) jQuery
5 39 (4.63%) Flash
6 27 (3.21%) Sass
7 22 (2.61%) AngularJS
8 20 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (1.66%) D3.js
10 13 (1.54%) .NET
11 10 (1.19%) Framer.js
12 9 (1.07%) LESS
13 7 (0.83%) Ajax
13 7 (0.83%) Highcharts JS
14 5 (0.59%) Material Design
15 4 (0.48%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (0.48%) Node.js
15 4 (0.48%) React
16 3 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 842 (100.00%) User Experience
2 118 (14.01%) Mobile App
3 56 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (3.68%) Graphic Design
5 27 (3.21%) Fintech
5 27 (3.21%) Visualisation
6 24 (2.85%) Psychology
7 20 (2.38%) Computer Science
8 16 (1.90%) Social Media
9 12 (1.43%) Digital Media
10 10 (1.19%) Motion Graphics
10 10 (1.19%) Video on Demand
10 10 (1.19%) W3C
11 9 (1.07%) Ergonomics
11 9 (1.07%) iPad
12 7 (0.83%) Statistics
13 6 (0.71%) Animation
13 6 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.59%) NHS
15 4 (0.48%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 59 (7.01%) Android
2 56 (6.65%) Apple iOS
3 4 (0.48%) Windows
4 3 (0.36%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.12%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (55.11%) Wireframes
2 356 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (27.20%) Prototyping
4 125 (14.85%) Usability Testing
5 124 (14.73%) Information Architecture
6 113 (13.42%) Analytics
7 98 (11.64%) Responsive Web Design
8 97 (11.52%) UX Design
9 91 (10.81%) E-Commerce
10 84 (9.98%) Web Design
11 71 (8.43%) Scrum
12 57 (6.77%) Typography
13 56 (6.65%) Data Protection
14 54 (6.41%) Rapid Prototyping
15 53 (6.29%) Front End Development
16 50 (5.94%) Service Design
17 49 (5.82%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
18 43 (5.11%) User Stories
18 43 (5.11%) Web Analytics
19 38 (4.51%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 196 (23.28%) JavaScript
2 13 (1.54%) Java
3 7 (0.83%) PHP
4 4 (0.48%) SQL
5 2 (0.24%) Python
5 2 (0.24%) XAML
6 1 (0.12%) C#
6 1 (0.12%) Go
6 1 (0.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 190 (22.57%) Degree
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.24%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.12%) HND
3 1 (0.12%) MBA
3 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.73%) QA
2 2 (0.24%) WCAG
3 1 (0.12%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (0.48%) Kibana
Vendors
1 275 (32.66%) Adobe
2 31 (3.68%) Google
3 12 (1.43%) ClickTale
4 9 (1.07%) Microsoft
5 6 (0.71%) Apple
5 6 (0.71%) Hitwise
5 6 (0.71%) hybris
5 6 (0.71%) Monetate
6 4 (0.48%) Optimizely
7 3 (0.36%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (0.36%) Maxymiser
7 3 (0.36%) SAP
8 2 (0.24%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.24%) Facebook
8 2 (0.24%) Hotjar
8 2 (0.24%) MEDITECH
8 2 (0.24%) Twitter
9 1 (0.12%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.12%) EXTOL
9 1 (0.12%) iRise
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Salary: £10000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Unlimited Holiday + Free Gym Members
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Networkers
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
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ISL
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Greywood Associates Limited
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London
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Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + bens
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South West London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
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