Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 37 61
Rank change year-on-year -32 +24 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 470 612 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.27% 6.08% 4.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.72% 12.60% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 414 537 512
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +5.97%
10th Percentile £37,250 £36,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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 5,388 4,859 5,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 48.96% 48.25% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4,872 4,336 5,317
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,875 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 2018. 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 - 3 £55,000 -
User Experience
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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.

1 222 (47.23%) JavaScript
2 221 (47.02%) HTML
3 213 (45.32%) CSS
4 205 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
5 134 (28.51%) Finance
6 131 (27.87%) HTML5
7 123 (26.17%) Front End Development
8 118 (25.11%) AngularJS
9 103 (21.91%) CSS3
10 96 (20.43%) C#
11 93 (19.79%) Scrum
11 93 (19.79%) TDD
12 88 (18.72%) Java
13 85 (18.09%) .NET
13 85 (18.09%) React
14 82 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
15 80 (17.02%) SQL
15 80 (17.02%) Git (software)
16 74 (15.74%) Web Development
17 73 (15.53%) jQuery
18 67 (14.26%) Sass
19 64 (13.62%) SQL Server
20 60 (12.77%) Degree
21 59 (12.55%) Unit Testing
21 59 (12.55%) MVC
21 59 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
22 56 (11.91%) BDD
23 52 (11.06%) Microsoft
23 52 (11.06%) SDLC
24 51 (10.85%) OO

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 (6.60%) CMS
2 19 (4.04%) WordPress
3 18 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (3.19%) Umbraco
5 10 (2.13%) Drupal
6 7 (1.49%) IIS
7 6 (1.28%) Confluence
8 5 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.85%) Mule
10 3 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.64%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.64%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.43%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.21%) CICS
12 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.21%) SAS
12 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (4.89%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (2.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (1.70%) InVision
6 6 (1.28%) InDesign
7 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.43%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.43%) UserZoom
10 1 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.21%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.43%) Magento
2 2 (0.43%) Shopify
3 1 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.19%) SaaS
4 13 (2.77%) Google Analytics
5 10 (2.13%) Office 365
6 8 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.49%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.49%) npm
7 7 (1.49%) Serverless
8 5 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.85%) Force.com
9 4 (0.85%) Yarn
10 3 (0.64%) GitHub
10 3 (0.64%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.43%) PaaS
11 2 (0.43%) Route 53
12 1 (0.21%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.68%) Internet
2 4 (0.85%) FTP
3 3 (0.64%) DNS
3 3 (0.64%) Firewall
3 3 (0.64%) Skype
4 2 (0.43%) HTTP
5 1 (0.21%) DHCP
5 1 (0.21%) SMS
5 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (13.62%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.17%) MySQL
3 28 (5.96%) MongoDB
4 27 (5.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 19 (4.04%) Power BI
6 19 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (3.62%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (1.49%) Big Data
9 7 (1.49%) Redis
10 6 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (1.28%) Blockchain
11 5 (1.06%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.06%) Text Mining
12 4 (0.85%) Neo4j
12 4 (0.85%) Riak
Development Applications
1 80 (17.02%) Git (software)
2 28 (5.96%) Jasmine
3 27 (5.74%) webpack
4 26 (5.53%) JIRA
5 25 (5.32%) Grunt
5 25 (5.32%) gulp
6 22 (4.68%) Selenium
7 21 (4.47%) TeamCity
8 18 (3.83%) Octopus Deploy
9 17 (3.62%) NUnit
10 14 (2.98%) Rhino Mocks
10 14 (2.98%) SpecFlow
11 9 (1.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 9 (1.91%) Visual Studio
12 8 (1.70%) Jenkins
13 7 (1.49%) Axure RP
13 7 (1.49%) Protractor
14 6 (1.28%) Mocha
14 6 (1.28%) Subversion
15 5 (1.06%) Bitbucket
General
1 134 (28.51%) Finance
2 33 (7.02%) Marketing
3 24 (5.11%) Advertising
4 17 (3.62%) Banking
5 12 (2.55%) Back Office
5 12 (2.55%) Games
6 11 (2.34%) Law
7 10 (2.13%) Legal
7 10 (2.13%) Publishing
8 5 (1.06%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.85%) Retail
10 3 (0.64%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.43%) Front Office
11 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.21%) Electronics
12 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 269 (57.23%) Developer
2 90 (19.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 51 (10.85%) Senior Developer
4 44 (9.36%) Designer
5 37 (7.87%) UX Designer
6 35 (7.45%) C# Developer
7 34 (7.23%) .NET Developer
8 30 (6.38%) Full Stack Developer
9 29 (6.17%) JavaScript Developer
10 27 (5.74%) Analyst
11 25 (5.32%) Product Manager
12 24 (5.11%) Java Developer
13 21 (4.47%) Angular Developer
13 21 (4.47%) PHP Developer
13 21 (4.47%) React Developer
13 21 (4.47%) UI Designer
14 20 (4.26%) Applications Developer
15 19 (4.04%) Lead Developer
15 19 (4.04%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 19 (4.04%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (47.02%) HTML
2 213 (45.32%) CSS
3 131 (27.87%) HTML5
4 118 (25.11%) AngularJS
5 103 (21.91%) CSS3
6 85 (18.09%) .NET
6 85 (18.09%) React
7 73 (15.53%) jQuery
8 67 (14.26%) Sass
9 46 (9.79%) JSON
10 42 (8.94%) Node.js
11 38 (8.09%) REST
11 38 (8.09%) RESTful
12 37 (7.87%) Web Services
13 36 (7.66%) .NET Framework
14 35 (7.45%) Entity Framework
15 32 (6.81%) ASP.NET
16 27 (5.74%) Redux
17 26 (5.53%) XML
18 23 (4.89%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 59 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 43 (9.15%) Fintech
4 27 (5.74%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.40%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (2.13%) Data Structures
7 10 (2.13%) W3C
8 8 (1.70%) Digital Media
9 7 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.49%) PMI
10 6 (1.28%) Video\Live Streaming
11 5 (1.06%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.06%) Animation
11 5 (1.06%) Life Science
12 4 (0.85%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.85%) Derivative
12 4 (0.85%) Graphic Design
12 4 (0.85%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.64%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.74%) Windows
2 20 (4.26%) Android
3 18 (3.83%) Linux
4 15 (3.19%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.70%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.28%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.64%) Unix
9 2 (0.43%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (26.17%) Front End Development
3 93 (19.79%) Scrum
3 93 (19.79%) TDD
4 82 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
5 74 (15.74%) Web Development
6 59 (12.55%) MVC
6 59 (12.55%) Unit Testing
7 56 (11.91%) BDD
8 52 (11.06%) SDLC
9 51 (10.85%) OO
10 43 (9.15%) Software Engineering
11 40 (8.51%) Microservices
12 36 (7.66%) Wireframes
13 35 (7.45%) Prototyping
13 35 (7.45%) User Stories
14 34 (7.23%) Project Management
15 33 (7.02%) DevOps
15 33 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
16 30 (6.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 222 (47.23%) JavaScript
2 96 (20.43%) C#
3 88 (18.72%) Java
4 80 (17.02%) SQL
5 46 (9.79%) PHP
6 43 (9.15%) T-SQL
7 28 (5.96%) ES6
8 21 (4.47%) Python
9 19 (4.04%) TypeScript
10 16 (3.40%) PowerShell
11 15 (3.19%) C++
12 13 (2.77%) Java 8
13 9 (1.91%) ES7
14 8 (1.70%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.70%) Ruby
14 8 (1.70%) Scala
15 4 (0.85%) Apex Code
15 4 (0.85%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.85%) Clojure
15 4 (0.85%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 60 (12.77%) Degree
2 18 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.70%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.06%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.06%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.85%) ISEB
6 3 (0.64%) CBAP
6 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.43%) CCNA
7 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.43%) IIBA
7 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.43%) MCSE
8 1 (0.21%) Analytics IQ
8 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.02%) QA
2 10 (2.13%) WCAG
3 6 (1.28%) WAI
4 3 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (5.32%) Docker
2 8 (1.70%) Virtual Desktop
2 8 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.49%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.21%) ACF2
6 1 (0.21%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.21%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (1.70%) Ansible
1 8 (1.70%) Terraform
2 7 (1.49%) Graphite
2 7 (1.49%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.49%) logstash
2 7 (1.49%) Puppet
3 6 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.28%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.21%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.21%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.21%) Kibana
4 1 (0.21%) Mesos
4 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.21%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.21%) Rancher
4 1 (0.21%) Salt
4 1 (0.21%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.21%) vRealize
4 1 (0.21%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 52 (11.06%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.17%) Adobe
3 25 (5.32%) Google
4 12 (2.55%) Oracle
5 9 (1.91%) Citrix
5 9 (1.91%) Sitecore
5 9 (1.91%) VMware
6 6 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.28%) Wyse
7 5 (1.06%) LexisNexis
7 5 (1.06%) SAP
7 5 (1.06%) Tableau
8 4 (0.85%) Alteryx
8 4 (0.85%) Ariba
8 4 (0.85%) SEEBURGER
8 4 (0.85%) TIBCO
8 4 (0.85%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.64%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.43%) Apple
10 2 (0.43%) New Relic