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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 517 515 529
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 398 516 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.49% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.50% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 325 446 457
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 £31,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 2016 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 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
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 -20 360 £45,000 - 89
London +24 176 £52,500 +5.00% 47
South East +57 64 £41,500 +3.75% 12
North West -30 28 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Manchester -16 25 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Leeds +5 23 £40,000 -0.62% 5
West Yorkshire +3 23 £40,000 - 6
Yorkshire -12 23 £40,000 - 6
West Midlands -6 22 £40,000 +13.40% 1
Berkshire +49 21 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Scotland +22 21 £40,000 +3.89% 6
South West +11 17 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Oxfordshire +44 16 £41,500 +15.27% 4
Oxford +34 16 £41,500 +18.57% 3
Edinburgh +27 16 £40,000 +31.14% 5
City of London +16 16 £45,000 -10.00% 8
East of England +10 16 £32,500 +8.33% 8
Birmingham +5 15 £45,000 -35.71%
East Sussex +29 11 £50,000 +69.49% 1
Hertfordshire +11 11 £27,000 +8.00% 1
Reading +37 10 £40,000 -23.80%
East Midlands +3 10 £45,000 +47.54% 1
Bristol +11 9 £55,000 - 3
Brighton +26 8 £50,000 +48.14%
Wales -16 8 £37,725 +16.07% 1
Surrey +16 7 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Staines +4 7 £40,000 -36.00%
Welwyn Garden City +4 7 £27,000 +5.88%
Hertford - 7 £27,000 -
South Wales -3 6 £37,725 +16.07% 1

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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.

1 889 (100.00%) User Experience
2 495 (55.68%) Wireframes
3 389 (43.76%) Agile Software Development
4 387 (43.53%) HTML
5 372 (41.84%) CSS
6 312 (35.10%) Adobe
7 287 (32.28%) Axure RP
8 251 (28.23%) Photoshop
9 236 (26.55%) Prototyping
10 196 (22.05%) JavaScript
10 196 (22.05%) Degree
11 190 (21.37%) Adobe Illustrator
12 140 (15.75%) Finance
13 135 (15.19%) Usability Testing
14 132 (14.85%) Marketing
14 132 (14.85%) Mobile App
14 132 (14.85%) InVision
15 123 (13.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 123 (13.84%) Information Architecture
16 110 (12.37%) HTML5
17 109 (12.26%) OmniGraffle
18 106 (11.92%) Analytics
19 98 (11.02%) Responsive Web Design
20 94 (10.57%) UX Design
21 90 (10.12%) Web Design
22 84 (9.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
23 80 (9.00%) E-Commerce
23 80 (9.00%) CSS3
24 78 (8.77%) Scrum
25 76 (8.55%) Data Protection

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 43 (4.84%) Marvel
2 27 (3.04%) CMS
3 10 (1.12%) WordPress
4 4 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.11%) SAS
6 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 251 (28.23%) Photoshop
2 190 (21.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 132 (14.85%) InVision
4 123 (13.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 109 (12.26%) OmniGraffle
6 46 (5.17%) InDesign
7 42 (4.72%) Fireworks
8 19 (2.14%) MS Visio
9 18 (2.02%) Adobe After Effects
9 18 (2.02%) UXPin
10 8 (0.90%) Pixate
11 6 (0.67%) Adobe Premiere
12 4 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (0.34%) Acrobat
13 3 (0.34%) MS Excel
13 3 (0.34%) MS Office
14 2 (0.22%) Flinto
15 1 (0.11%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 4 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.94%) Google Analytics
2 28 (3.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 13 (1.46%) SaaS
4 12 (1.35%) Adobe Analytics
5 8 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.11%) Google Play
7 1 (0.11%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.11%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.57%) Internet
2 9 (1.01%) GoToMeeting
3 4 (0.45%) Skype
4 2 (0.22%) ATM
5 1 (0.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.45%) MySQL
2 3 (0.34%) Mixpanel
3 2 (0.22%) Big Data
3 2 (0.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 287 (32.28%) Axure RP
2 84 (9.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 17 (1.91%) Subversion
4 6 (0.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (0.45%) Xcode
7 3 (0.34%) Android Studio
7 3 (0.34%) gulp
8 2 (0.22%) Grunt
8 2 (0.22%) JIRA
8 2 (0.22%) JUnit
8 2 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.22%) TestNG
8 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.11%) Bower
9 1 (0.11%) JSHint
General
1 140 (15.75%) Finance
2 132 (14.85%) Marketing
3 26 (2.92%) Games
4 21 (2.36%) Banking
5 18 (2.02%) Retail
6 17 (1.91%) Law
7 13 (1.46%) Advertising
8 10 (1.12%) Publishing
9 9 (1.01%) Automotive
9 9 (1.01%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.90%) Electronics
10 8 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.90%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.79%) Local Government
12 4 (0.45%) German Language
12 4 (0.45%) Japanese Language
13 3 (0.34%) Legal
14 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.22%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (43.53%) HTML
2 372 (41.84%) CSS
3 110 (12.37%) HTML5
4 80 (9.00%) CSS3
5 70 (7.87%) jQuery
6 42 (4.72%) Flash
7 30 (3.37%) Sass
8 22 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 21 (2.36%) AngularJS
10 12 (1.35%) .NET
11 9 (1.01%) D3.js
11 9 (1.01%) LESS
12 8 (0.90%) Ajax
12 8 (0.90%) Material Design
13 6 (0.67%) UIKit
14 4 (0.45%) Framer.js
14 4 (0.45%) Highcharts JS
14 4 (0.45%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (0.45%) Node.js
15 3 (0.34%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 889 (100.00%) User Experience
2 132 (14.85%) Mobile App
3 52 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (3.37%) Graphic Design
5 29 (3.26%) Fintech
5 29 (3.26%) Visualisation
6 26 (2.92%) Computer Science
7 23 (2.59%) Psychology
8 17 (1.91%) Social Media
9 15 (1.69%) Motion Graphics
9 15 (1.69%) Video on Demand
10 13 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.24%) Ergonomics
11 11 (1.24%) iPad
12 10 (1.12%) W3C
13 9 (1.01%) Digital Media
14 7 (0.79%) Animation
14 7 (0.79%) Statistics
15 5 (0.56%) BBC
15 5 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 61 (6.86%) Apple iOS
2 59 (6.64%) Android
3 10 (1.12%) Windows
4 5 (0.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.11%) Linux
5 1 (0.11%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 495 (55.68%) Wireframes
2 389 (43.76%) Agile Software Development
3 236 (26.55%) Prototyping
4 135 (15.19%) Usability Testing
5 123 (13.84%) Information Architecture
6 106 (11.92%) Analytics
7 98 (11.02%) Responsive Web Design
8 94 (10.57%) UX Design
9 90 (10.12%) Web Design
10 80 (9.00%) E-Commerce
11 78 (8.77%) Scrum
12 76 (8.55%) Data Protection
13 58 (6.52%) Front End Development
14 56 (6.30%) Typography
15 52 (5.85%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
16 49 (5.51%) Service Design
17 47 (5.29%) User Stories
18 45 (5.06%) Rapid Prototyping
19 42 (4.72%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
20 38 (4.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 196 (22.05%) JavaScript
2 10 (1.12%) Java
2 10 (1.12%) PHP
3 3 (0.34%) Go
4 2 (0.22%) Python
4 2 (0.22%) SQL
5 1 (0.11%) C#
5 1 (0.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 196 (22.05%) Degree
2 4 (0.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.34%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.11%) HND
5 1 (0.11%) MBA
5 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.15%) QA
2 1 (0.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.11%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (0.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 312 (35.10%) Adobe
2 41 (4.61%) Google
3 12 (1.35%) ClickTale
4 10 (1.12%) Microsoft
5 6 (0.67%) Apple
6 4 (0.45%) Optimizely
6 4 (0.45%) SAP
7 3 (0.34%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (0.34%) Cognizant
7 3 (0.34%) Hitwise
7 3 (0.34%) hybris
7 3 (0.34%) iRise
7 3 (0.34%) Maxymiser
7 3 (0.34%) Monetate
8 2 (0.22%) Facebook
8 2 (0.22%) Hotjar
8 2 (0.22%) MEDITECH
9 1 (0.11%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.11%) Twitter
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Salary: 30,000 - 65,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Witham, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, bonus, healthcare + More
Posted: 6 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, bonus, healthcare + More
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Miro consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Up to £35,000 +benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £500 to £600 per day
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London
First Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 Per Annum 30-33K + benefits package
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago