Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 46 50
Rank change year-on-year -29 +4 +26
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 390 547 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.78% 5.23% 5.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.33% 11.46% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 347 478 493
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.64% +1.85%
10th Percentile £37,400 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £89,250 £95,000 £79,750
Central London median annual salary £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.08% +9.09% +1.85%

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,683 4,772 4,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.41% 45.59% 46.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,160 4,251 4,467
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.87% +7.83% -
10th Percentile £40,500 £37,500 £32,986
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in the City of London

User Experience
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for User Experience in the City of London

User Experience
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for User Experience in the City of London

User Experience
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
London Bridge +2 4 £67,500 +92.86%
User Experience
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 161 (41.28%) JavaScript
2 150 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (35.13%) HTML
4 123 (31.54%) CSS
5 82 (21.03%) Front End Development
6 76 (19.49%) React
7 71 (18.21%) AngularJS
8 66 (16.92%) Finance
9 60 (15.38%) Scrum
10 53 (13.59%) Node.js
10 53 (13.59%) Python
11 52 (13.33%) Git (software)
12 49 (12.56%) jQuery
12 49 (12.56%) Wireframes
13 47 (12.05%) TDD
14 46 (11.79%) C#
14 46 (11.79%) Mobile App
14 46 (11.79%) Problem-Solving
15 45 (11.54%) Web Development
16 43 (11.03%) Java
16 43 (11.03%) Analytics
17 42 (10.77%) .NET
18 41 (10.51%) Adobe
18 41 (10.51%) Degree
19 40 (10.26%) HTML5
19 40 (10.26%) Fintech
20 39 (10.00%) Unit Testing
21 37 (9.49%) Google
22 36 (9.23%) Software Engineering
23 35 (8.97%) DevOps

User Experience
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 31 (7.95%) CMS
2 14 (3.59%) WordPress
3 13 (3.33%) Marvel
4 9 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.79%) Confluence
5 7 (1.79%) Drupal
5 7 (1.79%) EPiServer
5 7 (1.79%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.03%) IIS
6 4 (1.03%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.26%) CICS
8 1 (0.26%) SAS
8 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (8.21%) Photoshop
2 31 (7.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 23 (5.90%) InVision
4 21 (5.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (1.54%) InDesign
8 5 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (1.03%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.77%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.77%) UserZoom
11 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
12 1 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.26%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.51%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.51%) Magento
2 2 (0.51%) SessionCam
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.26%) Shopify
3 1 (0.26%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.21%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (3.85%) Google Analytics
5 11 (2.82%) Office 365
6 10 (2.56%) SaaS
7 9 (2.31%) Serverless
8 5 (1.28%) Force.com
8 5 (1.28%) PaaS
9 4 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.03%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (0.77%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.77%) GitHub
10 3 (0.77%) IaaS
10 3 (0.77%) npm
10 3 (0.77%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.51%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.08%) Internet
2 5 (1.28%) HTTP
3 3 (0.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.51%) DSL
4 2 (0.51%) FTP
5 1 (0.26%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.26%) VoIP
5 1 (0.26%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.69%) MySQL
2 24 (6.15%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 11 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.03%) Big Data
7 4 (1.03%) Blockchain
7 4 (1.03%) Data Lake
8 3 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.77%) Power BI
9 2 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.51%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.51%) PowerCenter
9 2 (0.51%) Redis
9 2 (0.51%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 52 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.41%) Axure RP
3 18 (4.62%) Jenkins
3 18 (4.62%) JIRA
4 13 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 13 (3.33%) git-flow
4 13 (3.33%) gulp
5 12 (3.08%) CircleCI
5 12 (3.08%) Travis CI
6 10 (2.56%) Grunt
7 7 (1.79%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.79%) webpack
8 6 (1.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 6 (1.54%) PhantomJS
8 6 (1.54%) UI Automator
9 5 (1.28%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.28%) Subversion
10 4 (1.03%) Maven
10 4 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 66 (16.92%) Finance
2 32 (8.21%) Advertising
3 31 (7.95%) Marketing
4 27 (6.92%) Games
5 12 (3.08%) Banking
6 11 (2.82%) Front Office
6 11 (2.82%) Publishing
7 9 (2.31%) Retail
8 8 (2.05%) Law
9 7 (1.79%) Legal
10 4 (1.03%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.03%) Retail Finance
11 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.77%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.26%) Back Office
13 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 162 (41.54%) Developer
2 66 (16.92%) Designer
3 59 (15.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 57 (14.62%) UX Designer
5 32 (8.21%) Product Manager
6 31 (7.95%) Senior Developer
6 31 (7.95%) UI Designer
7 28 (7.18%) Full Stack Developer
8 25 (6.41%) UI/UX Designer
9 22 (5.64%) DevOps Engineer
9 22 (5.64%) JavaScript Developer
10 21 (5.38%) Analyst
11 20 (5.13%) Python Developer
12 19 (4.87%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 14 (3.59%) Senior Designer
14 13 (3.33%) Architect
14 13 (3.33%) Business Analyst
14 13 (3.33%) Web Developer
15 12 (3.08%) Junior
15 12 (3.08%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (35.13%) HTML
2 123 (31.54%) CSS
3 76 (19.49%) React
4 71 (18.21%) AngularJS
5 53 (13.59%) Node.js
6 49 (12.56%) jQuery
7 42 (10.77%) .NET
8 40 (10.26%) HTML5
9 31 (7.95%) CSS3
9 31 (7.95%) Sass
10 25 (6.41%) Web Services
11 24 (6.15%) Redux
12 23 (5.90%) Spring
13 18 (4.62%) ASP.NET
13 18 (4.62%) REST
13 18 (4.62%) RESTful
14 17 (4.36%) JSON
15 13 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (3.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.79%) Mobile App
2 40 (10.26%) Fintech
3 31 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.10%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (2.31%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.54%) Animation
6 6 (1.54%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.54%) RIA
7 5 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.03%) Equities
8 4 (1.03%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.03%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.03%) PMI
8 4 (1.03%) Social Media
9 3 (0.77%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.77%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.77%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.77%) Taxonomies
9 3 (0.77%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.90%) Apple iOS
2 18 (4.62%) Android
3 15 (3.85%) Windows
4 14 (3.59%) Linux
5 6 (1.54%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.54%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.28%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.26%) Debian
8 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (21.03%) Front End Development
3 60 (15.38%) Scrum
4 49 (12.56%) Wireframes
5 47 (12.05%) TDD
6 46 (11.79%) Problem-Solving
7 45 (11.54%) Web Development
8 43 (11.03%) Analytics
9 39 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 36 (9.23%) Software Engineering
11 35 (8.97%) DevOps
12 33 (8.46%) User Stories
13 32 (8.21%) Project Management
13 32 (8.21%) SDLC
13 32 (8.21%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
14 31 (7.95%) Prototyping
15 29 (7.44%) Workflow
16 28 (7.18%) Open Source
17 25 (6.41%) Microservices
17 25 (6.41%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (41.28%) JavaScript
2 53 (13.59%) Python
3 46 (11.79%) C#
4 43 (11.03%) Java
5 30 (7.69%) Ruby
5 30 (7.69%) SQL
6 21 (5.38%) ES6
6 21 (5.38%) PHP
7 14 (3.59%) Scala
7 14 (3.59%) TypeScript
8 13 (3.33%) Bash Shell
9 11 (2.82%) Go
9 11 (2.82%) Groovy
10 7 (1.79%) Apple Swift
10 7 (1.79%) C++
11 6 (1.54%) ES7
11 6 (1.54%) Objective-C
11 6 (1.54%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.28%) Apex Code
12 5 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (10.51%) Degree
2 6 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.28%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.51%) APMP
5 2 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.26%) Analytics IQ
6 1 (0.26%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.26%) PMP
6 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.15%) QA
2 3 (0.77%) WAI
3 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (6.67%) Docker
2 9 (2.31%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.77%) BitLocker
4 3 (0.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.51%) XenApp
5 2 (0.51%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.26%) ACF2
6 1 (0.26%) RACF
Systems Management
1 20 (5.13%) Ansible
1 20 (5.13%) Puppet
2 19 (4.87%) Kubernetes
3 11 (2.82%) Rancher
3 11 (2.82%) Terraform
4 7 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.54%) SCCM
6 4 (1.03%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.77%) vRealize
7 3 (0.77%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 2 (0.51%) Automic
8 2 (0.51%) Control-M
8 2 (0.51%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.51%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.26%) SCSM
9 1 (0.26%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (10.51%) Adobe
2 37 (9.49%) Google
3 25 (6.41%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.05%) Oracle
6 7 (1.79%) Apple
6 7 (1.79%) LexisNexis
6 7 (1.79%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.28%) Citrix
7 5 (1.28%) Optimizely
8 4 (1.03%) VMware
9 3 (0.77%) Maxymiser
9 3 (0.77%) McAfee
9 3 (0.77%) Tableau
9 3 (0.77%) Twitter
9 3 (0.77%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.51%) Facebook
10 2 (0.51%) Informatica
10 2 (0.51%) Lumension
10 2 (0.51%) Sybase