Period
to

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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
London > Central London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 42 62 34
Rank change year-on-year +20 -28 +15
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 490 286 633
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 5.97% 4.70% 7.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.95% 12.68% 18.63%
Number of salaries quoted 396 245 562
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,500 £70,000 £66,250
Median % change year-on-year +0.71% +5.66% +1.92%
75th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £92,500
London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +3.85% +4.00%

User Experience is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,278 2,255 3,398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 39.94% 37.09% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,551 1,984 2,987
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £41,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £110,000 £106,900
London median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%

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 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
City of London +8 432 £72,500 +3.57% 63
West End of London +13 10 £56,000 +4.67% 7
Camden -2 9 £65,000 - 7
Southwark -3 4 £80,000 +39.13% 1
City of Westminster - 1 - -
Lambeth - 1 - -
User Experience
London

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 (44.29%) UX Design
2 215 (43.88%) Agile
3 101 (20.61%) React
4 95 (19.39%) Finance
5 93 (18.98%) Social Skills
6 83 (16.94%) JavaScript
7 80 (16.33%) Scrum
8 69 (14.08%) Node.js
9 66 (13.47%) CI/CD
10 64 (13.06%) HTML
10 64 (13.06%) CSS
11 62 (12.65%) User Stories
11 62 (12.65%) Degree
12 59 (12.04%) Full Stack Development
13 58 (11.84%) AWS
14 54 (11.02%) Android
14 54 (11.02%) Front End Development
14 54 (11.02%) Wireframes
15 52 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
16 51 (10.41%) User Research
16 51 (10.41%) Project Management
16 51 (10.41%) Software Engineering
17 50 (10.20%) Analytics
18 48 (9.80%) Apple iOS
19 47 (9.59%) JIRA
19 47 (9.59%) Decision-Making
20 46 (9.39%) Marketing
21 45 (9.18%) SaaS
22 43 (8.78%) Sketch
23 42 (8.57%) Accessibility

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 34 (6.94%) Confluence
2 20 (4.08%) CMS
3 17 (3.47%) Umbraco
4 16 (3.27%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.02%) TPMS
5 5 (1.02%) WordPress
6 4 (0.82%) Drupal
7 3 (0.61%) Apache
8 2 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.41%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.41%) Headless CMS
8 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.20%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.20%) SAS
9 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (8.78%) Sketch
2 19 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (3.47%) InVision
4 11 (2.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (1.22%) Zeplin
6 5 (1.02%) Marvel
6 5 (1.02%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.82%) Adobe XD
8 3 (0.61%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.41%) Blender
9 2 (0.41%) CINEMA 4D
9 2 (0.41%) Maya
9 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.20%) MicroStation
10 1 (0.20%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (11.84%) AWS
2 45 (9.18%) SaaS
3 40 (8.16%) Figma
4 34 (6.94%) Azure
5 20 (4.08%) Microsoft 365
6 12 (2.45%) Power Platform
7 11 (2.24%) GCP
8 10 (2.04%) Miro
9 9 (1.84%) GitHub
10 8 (1.63%) Google Analytics
10 8 (1.63%) Serverless
11 5 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.82%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 4 (0.82%) Slack
13 3 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 3 (0.61%) Azure Data Factory
13 3 (0.61%) BlazeMeter
13 3 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (0.61%) Firebase
13 3 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.47%) WAN
2 16 (3.27%) DNS
3 15 (3.06%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.86%) DHCP
4 14 (2.86%) Firewall
4 14 (2.86%) VPN
5 13 (2.65%) VLAN
5 13 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (2.24%) BGP
6 11 (2.24%) Internet
7 5 (1.02%) Bluetooth
7 5 (1.02%) VoIP
8 2 (0.41%) Intranet
8 2 (0.41%) LAN
8 2 (0.41%) NAS
8 2 (0.41%) SAN
9 1 (0.20%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.20%) SSL
9 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (2.04%) Power BI
3 9 (1.84%) Big Data
3 9 (1.84%) NoSQL
4 8 (1.63%) SQL Server
5 6 (1.22%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.22%) Power Query
5 6 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.82%) Data Lake
6 4 (0.82%) Mixpanel
7 3 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (0.61%) MySQL
7 3 (0.61%) Qlik Sense
7 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.41%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.41%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.41%) OLTP
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.41%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 47 (9.59%) JIRA
2 27 (5.51%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.24%) Gradle
3 11 (2.24%) Maven
4 7 (1.43%) Axure RP
4 7 (1.43%) Cypress.io
5 6 (1.22%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.02%) Selenium
6 5 (1.02%) webpack
7 4 (0.82%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.61%) Appium
8 3 (0.61%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.61%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.61%) gulp
8 3 (0.61%) JMeter
8 3 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.41%) Protractor
9 2 (0.41%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 95 (19.39%) Finance
2 93 (18.98%) Social Skills
3 52 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (9.39%) Marketing
5 33 (6.73%) Public Sector
6 26 (5.31%) Advertising
7 22 (4.49%) Retail
8 15 (3.06%) Legal
8 15 (3.06%) Organisational Skills
9 12 (2.45%) Law
10 11 (2.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 10 (2.04%) Banking
12 9 (1.84%) Back Office
12 9 (1.84%) Local Government
12 9 (1.84%) Wearables
13 8 (1.63%) Influencing Skills
14 6 (1.22%) Presentation Skills
15 5 (1.02%) Games
16 4 (0.82%) Social Science
17 3 (0.61%) Aviation
Job Titles
1 113 (23.06%) Developer
2 94 (19.18%) Designer
3 54 (11.02%) UX Designer
4 51 (10.41%) Senior Developer
5 44 (8.98%) Analyst
6 36 (7.35%) Business Analyst
7 31 (6.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 29 (5.92%) Senior Designer
9 28 (5.71%) UI Designer
10 24 (4.90%) Software Engineer
11 23 (4.69%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 23 (4.69%) Product Manager
12 22 (4.49%) UI/UX Designer
13 17 (3.47%) Full Stack Developer
13 17 (3.47%) Senior UX Designer
14 15 (3.06%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 14 (2.86%) Digital Executive
15 14 (2.86%) Network Engineer
16 13 (2.65%) Network Security Engineer
16 13 (2.65%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (20.61%) React
2 69 (14.08%) Node.js
3 64 (13.06%) CSS
3 64 (13.06%) HTML
4 39 (7.96%) AngularJS
5 29 (5.92%) Next.js
6 23 (4.69%) .NET
6 23 (4.69%) Django
6 23 (4.69%) EDI
6 23 (4.69%) HTML5
6 23 (4.69%) REST
7 22 (4.49%) Flask
7 22 (4.49%) Sass
8 17 (3.47%) jQuery
9 13 (2.65%) CSS3
10 12 (2.45%) RESTful
10 12 (2.45%) Vue.js
11 9 (1.84%) ASP.NET
11 9 (1.84%) GraphQL
11 9 (1.84%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.55%) Mobile App
2 31 (6.33%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (3.47%) Graphic Design
4 16 (3.27%) Greenfield Project
5 14 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 12 (2.45%) NHS
6 12 (2.45%) Virtual Team
7 9 (1.84%) Legacy Systems
8 8 (1.63%) Cloud Native
8 8 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.43%) Derivative
10 6 (1.22%) Social Media
11 5 (1.02%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.82%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.82%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.82%) Motion Graphics
12 4 (0.82%) PropTech
12 4 (0.82%) Renewable Energy
13 3 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 54 (11.02%) Android
2 48 (9.80%) Apple iOS
3 39 (7.96%) Windows
4 30 (6.12%) Windows 10
5 24 (4.90%) Mac OS X
5 24 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (4.90%) Windows Server 2016
6 12 (2.45%) Windows Server
7 11 (2.24%) Linux
8 3 (0.61%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.20%) Unix
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (44.29%) UX Design
2 215 (43.88%) Agile
3 80 (16.33%) Scrum
4 66 (13.47%) CI/CD
5 62 (12.65%) User Stories
6 59 (12.04%) Full Stack Development
7 54 (11.02%) Front End Development
7 54 (11.02%) Wireframes
8 51 (10.41%) Project Management
8 51 (10.41%) Software Engineering
8 51 (10.41%) User Research
9 50 (10.20%) Analytics
10 47 (9.59%) Decision-Making
11 42 (8.57%) Kanban
12 41 (8.37%) Product Roadmap
12 41 (8.37%) Service Design
12 41 (8.37%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
13 39 (7.96%) Problem-Solving
13 39 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 39 (7.96%) UX Research
Programming Languages
1 83 (16.94%) JavaScript
2 40 (8.16%) Python
2 40 (8.16%) SQL
3 38 (7.76%) TypeScript
4 35 (7.14%) Java
5 22 (4.49%) C#
6 21 (4.29%) PowerShell
7 15 (3.06%) Bash
8 9 (1.84%) Apple Swift
8 9 (1.84%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.43%) ES6
9 7 (1.43%) PHP
10 6 (1.22%) ANSI SQL
10 6 (1.22%) Kotlin
10 6 (1.22%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.82%) C
11 4 (0.82%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.61%) ES7
12 3 (0.61%) Groovy
13 2 (0.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 62 (12.65%) Degree
2 26 (5.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.65%) CCNA
3 13 (2.65%) CCNP
3 13 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (2.04%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.22%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.61%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.41%) CSPO
8 1 (0.20%) IIBA
8 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.57%) Accessibility
2 25 (5.10%) QA
3 12 (2.45%) WCAG
4 4 (0.82%) EMIR
4 4 (0.82%) GDPR
4 4 (0.82%) MiFID
5 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.41%) PSD2
6 1 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 15 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.24%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.84%) Docker
5 5 (1.02%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (1.02%) XenApp
5 5 (1.02%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.41%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 30 (6.12%) Terraform
2 5 (1.02%) SCCM
3 3 (0.61%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.20%) Ansible
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 33 (6.73%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.92%) Adobe
3 26 (5.31%) Salesforce.com
4 25 (5.10%) Atlassian
5 13 (2.65%) Google
5 13 (2.65%) Meraki
5 13 (2.65%) Palo Alto
6 12 (2.45%) Okta
6 12 (2.45%) VMware
7 11 (2.24%) LogicMonitor
7 11 (2.24%) ServiceNow
8 9 (1.84%) NEC
9 7 (1.43%) Workday
10 6 (1.22%) Citrix
10 6 (1.22%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.02%) Saba
11 5 (1.02%) SAP
12 4 (0.82%) Oracle
12 4 (0.82%) Pega
13 3 (0.61%) Databricks