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 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Interface Designer
London / City of London
Rank 206 253 289
Rank change year-on-year +47 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Designer 13 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.25% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 26
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -17.64%  

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 4846 6786 9928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.83% 95.64% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4451 6068 8456
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for UI Designer in the City of London

UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (100.00%) User Experience
2 16 (72.73%) Wireframes
3 11 (50.00%) HTML
3 11 (50.00%) CSS
4 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 9 (40.91%) Photoshop
5 9 (40.91%) Adobe
6 8 (36.36%) Prototyping
7 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
7 6 (27.27%) HTML5
7 6 (27.27%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) Usability Testing
8 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) CSS3
9 4 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (18.18%) Retail
10 3 (13.64%) Graphic Design
10 3 (13.64%) jQuery
10 3 (13.64%) Time Management
10 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (13.64%) Typography
10 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (13.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (13.64%) InVision
10 3 (13.64%) Marvel
10 3 (13.64%) Qualitative Research
10 3 (13.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development

UI Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (13.64%) Marvel
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Photoshop
2 4 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (13.64%) InVision
4 2 (9.09%) Fireworks
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (4.55%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) CSS
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) HTML5
3 5 (22.73%) CSS3
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.55%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 3 (13.64%) Graphic Design
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Wireframes
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Prototyping
4 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 5 (22.73%) Usability Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Qualitative Research
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Time Management
5 3 (13.64%) Typography
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Data Management
7 1 (4.55%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 1 (4.55%) Mobile First
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Psychology
7 1 (4.55%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Adobe
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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