The median annual salary for a UI Designer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

User Interface Designer
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 239 294
Rank change year-on-year +22 +55  
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Designer 17 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.32% 0.33% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.35% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 16
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4994 6046 9814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.17% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4459 5515 8410
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

UI Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured UI Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for UI Designer in the City of London

UI Designer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UI Designer in the City of London.

Salary trend for UI Designer in the City of London

UI Designer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UI Designer in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for UI Designer in the City of London

UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, UI 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 across the City of London region featuring UI Designer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) User Experience
2 26 (92.86%) Wireframes
3 21 (75.00%) HTML
3 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (75.00%) CSS
4 18 (64.29%) Adobe
5 16 (57.14%) Prototyping
6 14 (50.00%) Photoshop
7 13 (46.43%) HTML5
8 12 (42.86%) CSS3
8 12 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (42.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 12 (42.86%) Usability Testing
8 12 (42.86%) InVision
8 12 (42.86%) Marvel
9 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (32.14%) Mobile App
11 5 (17.86%) Degree
11 5 (17.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 4 (14.29%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
12 4 (14.29%) QA
12 4 (14.29%) Finance
12 4 (14.29%) SaaS
13 3 (10.71%) Time Management
13 3 (10.71%) Qualitative Research
13 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (10.71%) Scrum
13 3 (10.71%) Quantitative Research
14 2 (7.14%) Typography
14 2 (7.14%) Fintech

UI Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 12 (42.86%) Marvel
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 12 (42.86%) InVision
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (3.57%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) CSS
1 21 (75.00%) HTML
2 13 (46.43%) HTML5
3 12 (42.86%) CSS3
3 12 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.57%) Django
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 28 (100.00%) User Experience
2 9 (32.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) Fintech
3 2 (7.14%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Wireframes
2 16 (57.14%) Prototyping
3 12 (42.86%) Usability Testing
4 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 3 (10.71%) Qualitative Research
6 3 (10.71%) Quantitative Research
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) Time Management
7 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Development
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Typography
8 1 (3.57%) Data Management
8 1 (3.57%) Mobile First
8 1 (3.57%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) Psychology
8 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) Apple
2 2 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
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