Period
to 4 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
London > Central London
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 31 63 47
Rank change year-on-year +32 -16 +17
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 497 211 637
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 7.07% 4.45% 5.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.99% 11.93% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 462 178 538
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £39,500
25th Percentile £51,500 £52,500 £47,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £96,475 £95,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +1.63%

User Experience is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,617 1,769 4,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 37.24% 37.29% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,313 1,550 4,024
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £69,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.07% +6.15%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,625 £105,000
London median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +3.85%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing User Experience as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Central London

User Experience
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing User Experience in Central London.

Salary trend for User Experience in Central London

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Experience in Central London over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Central London

User Experience
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Central London region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +32 434 £75,000 +3.45% 120
City of Westminster -1 14 £38,500 -51.88% 1
West End of London +5 13 £38,500 -40.77% 7
Camden -7 6 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Southwark - 4 £75,000 -
Lambeth - 1 - -
User Experience
London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT jobs citing User Experience also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 217 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (25.35%) React
3 120 (24.14%) Social Skills
4 105 (21.13%) Node.js
5 97 (19.52%) JavaScript
6 94 (18.91%) Scrum
7 90 (18.11%) HTML
8 89 (17.91%) CSS
9 77 (15.49%) SQL
9 77 (15.49%) Degree
10 74 (14.89%) AngularJS
11 72 (14.49%) TypeScript
12 62 (12.47%) Finance
13 59 (11.87%) Software Engineering
13 59 (11.87%) Wireframes
14 58 (11.67%) User Research
14 58 (11.67%) User Stories
15 53 (10.66%) AWS
15 53 (10.66%) Product Roadmap
15 53 (10.66%) Full Stack Development
16 52 (10.46%) Product Management
17 50 (10.06%) Front End Development
18 47 (9.46%) Windows
19 46 (9.26%) Adobe
19 46 (9.26%) Analytics
20 45 (9.05%) Vue.js
21 44 (8.85%) Product Vision
21 44 (8.85%) Computer Science
21 44 (8.85%) SaaS
21 44 (8.85%) Analytical Skills

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 16 (3.22%) CMS
2 10 (2.01%) Confluence
3 3 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (0.60%) WordPress
4 2 (0.40%) Jupyter
4 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.40%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.20%) concrete5
5 1 (0.20%) Drupal
5 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.20%) Headless CMS
5 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (6.24%) Sketch
2 30 (6.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 29 (5.84%) Figma
4 19 (3.82%) InVision
5 14 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
6 12 (2.41%) Chatbot
6 12 (2.41%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (1.41%) Marvel
8 5 (1.01%) Adobe XD
9 3 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
10 2 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.20%) InDesign
11 1 (0.20%) UserZoom
11 1 (0.20%) UXPin
11 1 (0.20%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 11 (2.21%) Shopify
2 4 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.40%) Relativity
4 1 (0.20%) HFM
4 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.20%) Magento
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.20%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 53 (10.66%) AWS
2 44 (8.85%) SaaS
3 39 (7.85%) Azure
4 23 (4.63%) Microsoft 365
5 20 (4.02%) Google Analytics
6 12 (2.41%) Power Platform
7 10 (2.01%) Facebook Ads
7 10 (2.01%) GitHub
7 10 (2.01%) Google Ads
8 9 (1.81%) GCP
9 4 (0.80%) Serverless
10 3 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.60%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (0.60%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 3 (0.60%) PaaS
10 3 (0.60%) Slack
11 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.40%) Firebase
11 2 (0.40%) Miro
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.23%) DNS
2 25 (5.03%) DHCP
2 25 (5.03%) TCP/IP
3 23 (4.63%) BGP
4 16 (3.22%) VPN
5 15 (3.02%) Firewall
6 14 (2.82%) Internet
6 14 (2.82%) WAN
7 12 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (2.21%) VLAN
9 4 (0.80%) VoIP
10 3 (0.60%) IPsec
10 3 (0.60%) SMTP
11 2 (0.40%) Extranet
11 2 (0.40%) HTTP
11 2 (0.40%) MPLS
11 2 (0.40%) OSPF
11 2 (0.40%) SSL
11 2 (0.40%) VPLS
11 2 (0.40%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.02%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.82%) MongoDB
3 18 (3.62%) Big Data
3 18 (3.62%) Blockchain
4 15 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (2.41%) Power BI
6 9 (1.81%) Power Query
7 6 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.01%) Metadata
8 5 (1.01%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2017
9 4 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (0.80%) MySQL
9 4 (0.80%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.60%) Biml
10 3 (0.60%) Data Lake
10 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 37 (7.44%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.02%) JIRA
3 6 (1.21%) Cypress.io
3 6 (1.21%) Selenium
4 5 (1.01%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.80%) NUnit
5 4 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (0.80%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.60%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.60%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.60%) Robot Framework
7 2 (0.40%) fastlane
7 2 (0.40%) Protractor
7 2 (0.40%) webpack
8 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.20%) git-flow
8 1 (0.20%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.20%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.20%) NeoLoad
General
1 120 (24.14%) Social Skills
2 62 (12.47%) Finance
3 44 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (8.45%) Marketing
5 30 (6.04%) Presentation Skills
6 17 (3.42%) Electronics
7 16 (3.22%) Organisational Skills
8 15 (3.02%) Publishing
9 14 (2.82%) Advertising
10 12 (2.41%) Banking
10 12 (2.41%) Law
11 10 (2.01%) Legal
12 7 (1.41%) Public Sector
13 5 (1.01%) Retail
14 4 (0.80%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.80%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.60%) Documentation Skills
16 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 140 (28.17%) Developer
2 83 (16.70%) Designer
3 67 (13.48%) UX Designer
4 57 (11.47%) Analyst
5 45 (9.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 45 (9.05%) UI Designer
6 39 (7.85%) UI/UX Designer
7 33 (6.64%) Senior Developer
8 32 (6.44%) Lead Designer
9 31 (6.24%) Product Owner
10 28 (5.63%) Lead UX Designer
11 27 (5.43%) Business Analyst
12 26 (5.23%) Senior Designer
13 22 (4.43%) Angular Developer
13 22 (4.43%) Lead Developer
13 22 (4.43%) Project Manager
14 21 (4.23%) Agile Product Owner
14 21 (4.23%) Senior UX Designer
15 20 (4.02%) Principal Engineer
16 19 (3.82%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (25.35%) React
2 105 (21.13%) Node.js
3 90 (18.11%) HTML
4 89 (17.91%) CSS
5 74 (14.89%) AngularJS
6 45 (9.05%) Vue.js
7 41 (8.25%) HTML5
8 37 (7.44%) .NET
9 34 (6.84%) CSS3
10 26 (5.23%) Redux
11 23 (4.63%) Sass
12 21 (4.23%) GraphQL
12 21 (4.23%) REST
13 20 (4.02%) Apollo GraphQL
14 17 (3.42%) Express
15 16 (3.22%) Spring
15 16 (3.22%) Spring Boot
16 14 (2.82%) .NET Framework
17 13 (2.62%) Reactive Extensions
18 12 (2.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.85%) Mobile App
2 18 (3.62%) Social Media
3 16 (3.22%) Public Cloud
4 15 (3.02%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 13 (2.62%) Internet of Things
7 6 (1.21%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.21%) Cloud Native
8 4 (0.80%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (0.80%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.60%) Legacy Systems
10 2 (0.40%) Biotechnology
10 2 (0.40%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.40%) Life Science
10 2 (0.40%) Social Network
10 2 (0.40%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 47 (9.46%) Windows
2 37 (7.44%) Windows 10
3 32 (6.44%) Mac OS X
3 32 (6.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (6.44%) Windows Server 2016
4 30 (6.04%) Apple iOS
5 28 (5.63%) Android
6 23 (4.63%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.61%) Linux
8 2 (0.40%) Unix
8 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (18.91%) Scrum
3 59 (11.87%) Software Engineering
3 59 (11.87%) Wireframes
4 58 (11.67%) User Research
4 58 (11.67%) User Stories
5 53 (10.66%) Full Stack Development
5 53 (10.66%) Product Roadmap
6 52 (10.46%) Product Management
7 50 (10.06%) Front End Development
8 46 (9.26%) Analytics
9 44 (8.85%) Computer Science
9 44 (8.85%) Product Vision
10 41 (8.25%) Product Backlog
10 41 (8.25%) Product Strategy
11 40 (8.05%) Data Science
11 40 (8.05%) Microservices
11 40 (8.05%) Problem-Solving
12 39 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (7.65%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 97 (19.52%) JavaScript
2 77 (15.49%) SQL
3 72 (14.49%) TypeScript
4 27 (5.43%) Java
5 26 (5.23%) C#
6 22 (4.43%) Python
6 22 (4.43%) T-SQL
7 21 (4.23%) Bash Shell
7 21 (4.23%) PowerShell
8 14 (2.82%) PHP
9 9 (1.81%) ANSI SQL
9 9 (1.81%) PL/SQL
10 8 (1.61%) ES6
11 7 (1.41%) Ruby
12 4 (0.80%) Apple Swift
12 4 (0.80%) C
13 3 (0.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 3 (0.60%) Kotlin
13 3 (0.60%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.40%) ES7
Qualifications
1 77 (15.49%) Degree
2 34 (6.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (2.82%) CCNP
3 14 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (2.62%) CCNA
5 12 (2.41%) CSPO
6 4 (0.80%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.40%) CCA
7 2 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.20%) ACCA
8 1 (0.20%) CIMA
8 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.20%) SANS
8 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.05%) Accessibility
2 27 (5.43%) QA
3 2 (0.40%) SLA
3 2 (0.40%) WCAG
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) GDPR
4 1 (0.20%) PSD2
System Software
1 29 (5.84%) Docker
2 27 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 22 (4.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (4.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (6.84%) Terraform
2 3 (0.60%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.40%) Ansible
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.20%) Opsgenie
4 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (9.26%) Adobe
2 36 (7.24%) Microsoft
3 27 (5.43%) ServiceNow
4 22 (4.43%) VMware
5 21 (4.23%) LogicMonitor
5 21 (4.23%) Okta
6 20 (4.02%) Google
7 13 (2.62%) Xamarin
8 11 (2.21%) Meraki
8 11 (2.21%) Palo Alto
8 11 (2.21%) Quadient
9 10 (2.01%) Facebook
10 7 (1.41%) SAP
11 6 (1.21%) Atlassian
11 6 (1.21%) iManage
11 6 (1.21%) Intapp
12 5 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.80%) Aderant
13 4 (0.80%) Citrix
13 4 (0.80%) Oracle