Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 41 70
Rank change year-on-year +10 +29 -25
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 431 594 512
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 7.09% 5.70% 4.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.02% 13.69% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 387 611 453
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,000 £43,500 £37,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +9.09%

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 2,533 4,339 4,819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 41.66% 41.61% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,206 3,780 4,282
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £106,250 £100,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £61,625
% change year-on-year +7.69% +5.48% +2.71%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing User Experience as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Experience in the City of London over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

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 4 July 2020. 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
Moorgate -1 2 £77,500 -
User Experience
Central London

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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.

1 209 (48.49%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (34.11%) Finance
3 122 (28.31%) JavaScript
4 103 (23.90%) HTML
5 98 (22.74%) CSS
6 72 (16.71%) Wireframes
7 65 (15.08%) Front End Development
8 61 (14.15%) Scrum
9 59 (13.69%) Fintech
10 57 (13.23%) Degree
11 56 (12.99%) Mobile App
12 55 (12.76%) React
13 50 (11.60%) Problem-Solving
13 50 (11.60%) Sketch
14 48 (11.14%) AngularJS
14 48 (11.14%) Software Engineering
15 47 (10.90%) TypeScript
16 44 (10.21%) Computer Science
17 43 (9.98%) Node.js
18 42 (9.74%) Apple iOS
18 42 (9.74%) HTML5
18 42 (9.74%) PHP
18 42 (9.74%) InVision
19 40 (9.28%) E-Commerce
19 40 (9.28%) Analytics
20 39 (9.05%) Marketing
21 38 (8.82%) Redux
22 37 (8.58%) Product Management
23 36 (8.35%) SaaS
24 34 (7.89%) Web Development

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 8 (1.86%) CMS
2 3 (0.70%) Confluence
2 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.23%) Apache
3 1 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.23%) SAS
3 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (11.60%) Sketch
2 42 (9.74%) InVision
3 16 (3.71%) Figma
4 14 (3.25%) Photoshop
5 13 (3.02%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (2.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (1.62%) Adobe XD
7 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (0.93%) Zeplin
9 3 (0.70%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.70%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
10 2 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 1 (0.23%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.23%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.23%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (0.70%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 3 (0.70%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.46%) Shopify
3 1 (0.23%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.23%) Magento
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.35%) SaaS
2 31 (7.19%) GCP
3 22 (5.10%) AWS
4 18 (4.18%) Azure
5 15 (3.48%) npm
6 9 (2.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 7 (1.62%) Google Analytics
7 7 (1.62%) Office 365
8 6 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (1.39%) Slack
9 4 (0.93%) iTunes
9 4 (0.93%) Power Platform
9 4 (0.93%) Serverless
10 3 (0.70%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.46%) GitHub
11 2 (0.46%) PaaS
11 2 (0.46%) Trello
12 1 (0.23%) Google Tag Manager
12 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.09%) Internet
2 6 (1.39%) NetScaler
3 4 (0.93%) DNS
4 3 (0.70%) NFC
5 2 (0.46%) DHCP
5 2 (0.46%) Firewall
5 2 (0.46%) HTTP
5 2 (0.46%) Network Security
5 2 (0.46%) OSPF
5 2 (0.46%) Skype
5 2 (0.46%) SWIFTNet
5 2 (0.46%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.32%) MySQL
1 10 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (2.09%) MongoDB
3 8 (1.86%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.62%) SQL Server
5 6 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.93%) Power BI
6 4 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (0.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.46%) Big Data
8 2 (0.46%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.46%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.23%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.23%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (5.57%) Git (software)
2 17 (3.94%) MSTest
2 17 (3.94%) NUnit
3 16 (3.71%) gulp
3 16 (3.71%) webpack
4 11 (2.55%) JIRA
5 8 (1.86%) Axure RP
5 8 (1.86%) Babel
5 8 (1.86%) Bitbucket
5 8 (1.86%) CircleCI
6 7 (1.62%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.62%) Mocha
6 7 (1.62%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.39%) Balsamiq
7 6 (1.39%) Jasmine
7 6 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.93%) Appium
9 4 (0.93%) Calabash
9 4 (0.93%) Protractor
General
1 147 (34.11%) Finance
2 39 (9.05%) Marketing
3 29 (6.73%) Retail
4 20 (4.64%) Back Office
5 11 (2.55%) Advertising
5 11 (2.55%) Banking
5 11 (2.55%) Law
6 9 (2.09%) Games
7 8 (1.86%) Public Sector
8 6 (1.39%) Automotive
9 3 (0.70%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.70%) Legal
9 3 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.46%) Front Office
11 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.23%) French Language
11 1 (0.23%) German Language
11 1 (0.23%) Housing Association
11 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 148 (34.34%) Developer
2 113 (26.22%) Designer
3 91 (21.11%) UX Designer
4 54 (12.53%) UI Designer
5 52 (12.06%) UI/UX Designer
6 51 (11.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 42 (9.74%) Product Manager
8 31 (7.19%) Full Stack Developer
8 31 (7.19%) Senior Designer
9 29 (6.73%) PHP Developer
10 27 (6.26%) Senior Developer
11 21 (4.87%) React Developer
12 18 (4.18%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 18 (4.18%) Senior UX Designer
13 16 (3.71%) Software Engineer
14 14 (3.25%) Java Developer
15 13 (3.02%) Analyst
16 12 (2.78%) Mobile Developer
17 10 (2.32%) Architect
17 10 (2.32%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (23.90%) HTML
2 98 (22.74%) CSS
3 55 (12.76%) React
4 48 (11.14%) AngularJS
5 43 (9.98%) Node.js
6 42 (9.74%) HTML5
7 38 (8.82%) Redux
8 34 (7.89%) jQuery
9 26 (6.03%) CSS3
9 26 (6.03%) Sass
10 25 (5.80%) REST
10 25 (5.80%) RESTful
11 24 (5.57%) .NET
12 22 (5.10%) Angular 2
12 22 (5.10%) React Native
13 19 (4.41%) Vue.js
14 15 (3.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (3.02%) Laravel
16 10 (2.32%) Express
17 9 (2.09%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 56 (12.99%) Mobile App
2 33 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.80%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (2.78%) Derivative
4 12 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (2.32%) Video on Demand
6 10 (2.32%) Virtual Team
7 9 (2.09%) RIA
8 6 (1.39%) Over-the-Top Content
9 5 (1.16%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.16%) Video\Live Streaming
10 4 (0.93%) Animation
10 4 (0.93%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.93%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.70%) Social Media
12 2 (0.46%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.46%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.74%) Apple iOS
2 29 (6.73%) Android
3 21 (4.87%) Windows
4 15 (3.48%) Windows 10
5 9 (2.09%) Linux
6 8 (1.86%) Mac OS
7 6 (1.39%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.23%) Fedora
9 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (48.49%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (16.71%) Wireframes
3 65 (15.08%) Front End Development
4 61 (14.15%) Scrum
5 59 (13.69%) Fintech
6 50 (11.60%) Problem-Solving
7 48 (11.14%) Software Engineering
8 44 (10.21%) Computer Science
9 40 (9.28%) Analytics
9 40 (9.28%) E-Commerce
10 37 (8.58%) Product Management
11 34 (7.89%) Web Development
12 33 (7.66%) Microservices
13 32 (7.42%) Prototyping
14 30 (6.96%) DevOps
14 30 (6.96%) Product Roadmap
14 30 (6.96%) TDD
14 30 (6.96%) User Stories
14 30 (6.96%) Visualisation
15 28 (6.50%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 122 (28.31%) JavaScript
2 47 (10.90%) TypeScript
3 42 (9.74%) PHP
4 29 (6.73%) Java
5 24 (5.57%) Python
6 18 (4.18%) C#
7 16 (3.71%) PowerShell
8 10 (2.32%) Apple Swift
8 10 (2.32%) Go
9 9 (2.09%) SQL
10 7 (1.62%) Objective-C
10 7 (1.62%) Ruby
11 5 (1.16%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.16%) R
12 4 (0.93%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.70%) C
13 3 (0.70%) ES6
13 3 (0.70%) Kotlin
13 3 (0.70%) Scala
14 2 (0.46%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 57 (13.23%) Degree
2 30 (6.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.39%) Master's Degree
4 4 (0.93%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.70%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.70%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.46%) CCNA
6 2 (0.46%) CCNP
6 2 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.46%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.18%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 26 (6.03%) Docker
2 15 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.09%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (2.09%) XenApp
3 9 (2.09%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.70%) Firmware
5 2 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (4.64%) Kubernetes
2 17 (3.94%) SCCM
3 8 (1.86%) Jamf Pro
4 6 (1.39%) Grafana
4 6 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.23%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 34 (7.89%) Adobe
2 25 (5.80%) Google
3 23 (5.34%) Microsoft
4 15 (3.48%) VMware
5 14 (3.25%) Citrix
6 8 (1.86%) Apple
7 4 (0.93%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (0.93%) Oracle
8 3 (0.70%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.70%) Reuters
8 3 (0.70%) Samsung
9 2 (0.46%) IBM
9 2 (0.46%) Omniture
9 2 (0.46%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.46%) Spotify
10 1 (0.23%) Facebook
10 1 (0.23%) hybris
10 1 (0.23%) iManage
10 1 (0.23%) Panasonic
10 1 (0.23%) Red Hat