Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 44 60
Rank change year-on-year -27 +16 +2
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 445 562 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.99% 5.48% 4.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.10% 11.36% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 396 494 492
City of London median annual salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.83% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,250 £36,250 £39,550
90th Percentile £87,500 £94,625 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% 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 5,494 4,947 5,566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.26% 48.27% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4,928 4,419 5,055
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £96,250 £90,000
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 November 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 22 November 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 -2 3 £55,000 +57.14%
User Experience
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 212 (47.64%) JavaScript
2 191 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (42.02%) HTML
3 187 (42.02%) CSS
4 110 (24.72%) Front End Development
5 104 (23.37%) Finance
6 100 (22.47%) HTML5
6 100 (22.47%) AngularJS
7 94 (21.12%) React
8 82 (18.43%) Scrum
9 80 (17.98%) CSS3
10 79 (17.75%) C#
11 78 (17.53%) Java
12 76 (17.08%) TDD
13 75 (16.85%) jQuery
14 69 (15.51%) Web Development
15 68 (15.28%) .NET
16 66 (14.83%) SQL
17 65 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
18 59 (13.26%) Git (software)
19 54 (12.13%) Unit Testing
20 52 (11.69%) Sass
21 49 (11.01%) SQL Server
21 49 (11.01%) Node.js
22 48 (10.79%) BDD
23 46 (10.34%) MVC
24 45 (10.11%) Python
24 45 (10.11%) Wireframes
25 44 (9.89%) Software Engineering
26 43 (9.66%) Degree

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 40 (8.99%) CMS
2 17 (3.82%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (3.60%) WordPress
4 15 (3.37%) Umbraco
5 11 (2.47%) Drupal
6 8 (1.80%) Confluence
6 8 (1.80%) EPiServer
7 7 (1.57%) IIS
7 7 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.90%) Mule
9 3 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.22%) CICS
11 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.22%) SAS
11 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 29 (6.52%) Photoshop
2 15 (3.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (2.47%) InVision
4 10 (2.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.67%) UserZoom
8 2 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.45%) InDesign
8 2 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.22%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.45%) Shopify
3 1 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.37%) Google Analytics
4 10 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (2.25%) SaaS
4 10 (2.25%) Serverless
5 9 (2.02%) Office 365
6 7 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.12%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (1.12%) Force.com
8 4 (0.90%) GitHub
9 3 (0.67%) Google Tag Manager
9 3 (0.67%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.45%) AdWords
10 2 (0.45%) npm
11 1 (0.22%) Asana
11 1 (0.22%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.37%) Internet
2 6 (1.35%) FTP
3 3 (0.67%) DNS
3 3 (0.67%) HTTP
4 2 (0.45%) DSL
4 2 (0.45%) Firewall
5 1 (0.22%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.22%) DHCP
5 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.22%) Skype
5 1 (0.22%) SMS
5 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.22%) WAAS
5 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.52%) MySQL
3 24 (5.39%) MongoDB
4 13 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (2.47%) Power BI
5 11 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.02%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.80%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.35%) Big Data
8 6 (1.35%) Blockchain
9 5 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (1.12%) Redis
9 5 (1.12%) Text Mining
10 4 (0.90%) Neo4j
10 4 (0.90%) Riak
11 3 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.45%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 59 (13.26%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.17%) Jasmine
3 21 (4.72%) gulp
4 19 (4.27%) Grunt
4 19 (4.27%) JIRA
4 19 (4.27%) webpack
5 18 (4.04%) Selenium
5 18 (4.04%) TeamCity
6 16 (3.60%) NUnit
6 16 (3.60%) Octopus Deploy
7 13 (2.92%) Rhino Mocks
7 13 (2.92%) SpecFlow
8 12 (2.70%) Jenkins
9 10 (2.25%) Axure RP
10 8 (1.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 8 (1.80%) Protractor
11 7 (1.57%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.57%) Subversion
11 7 (1.57%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.35%) Mocha
General
1 104 (23.37%) Finance
2 30 (6.74%) Marketing
3 28 (6.29%) Advertising
4 21 (4.72%) Games
5 13 (2.92%) Publishing
6 9 (2.02%) Banking
6 9 (2.02%) Law
6 9 (2.02%) Legal
7 8 (1.80%) Back Office
8 7 (1.57%) Front Office
9 6 (1.35%) Retail
10 5 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.90%) Retail Finance
12 3 (0.67%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.22%) Electronics
14 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 237 (53.26%) Developer
2 80 (17.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 58 (13.03%) Designer
4 52 (11.69%) UX Designer
5 50 (11.24%) Senior Developer
6 40 (8.99%) Full Stack Developer
7 31 (6.97%) Product Manager
8 29 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
9 28 (6.29%) UI Designer
10 25 (5.62%) Java Developer
10 25 (5.62%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 24 (5.39%) UI/UX Designer
12 22 (4.94%) C# Developer
12 22 (4.94%) Python Developer
13 21 (4.72%) .NET Developer
14 19 (4.27%) Web Developer
15 18 (4.04%) Analyst
16 17 (3.82%) Angular Developer
17 16 (3.60%) Lead Developer
18 13 (2.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (42.02%) CSS
1 187 (42.02%) HTML
2 100 (22.47%) AngularJS
2 100 (22.47%) HTML5
3 94 (21.12%) React
4 80 (17.98%) CSS3
5 75 (16.85%) jQuery
6 68 (15.28%) .NET
7 52 (11.69%) Sass
8 49 (11.01%) Node.js
9 38 (8.54%) Web Services
10 35 (7.87%) ASP.NET
11 33 (7.42%) JSON
11 33 (7.42%) REST
12 32 (7.19%) Redux
13 30 (6.74%) RESTful
14 26 (5.84%) .NET Framework
15 25 (5.62%) Entity Framework
15 25 (5.62%) XML
16 22 (4.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.44%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (8.76%) Fintech
2 39 (8.76%) Mobile App
3 21 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (2.02%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.80%) Digital Media
7 7 (1.57%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (1.57%) Video\Live Streaming
7 7 (1.57%) W3C
8 6 (1.35%) Equities
9 5 (1.12%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.12%) Graphic Design
9 5 (1.12%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.12%) Life Science
10 4 (0.90%) Derivative
10 4 (0.90%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.94%) Windows
2 21 (4.72%) Android
3 20 (4.49%) Apple iOS
4 19 (4.27%) Linux
5 9 (2.02%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.35%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.90%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.67%) Unix
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (24.72%) Front End Development
3 82 (18.43%) Scrum
4 76 (17.08%) TDD
5 69 (15.51%) Web Development
6 65 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
7 54 (12.13%) Unit Testing
8 48 (10.79%) BDD
9 46 (10.34%) MVC
10 45 (10.11%) Wireframes
11 44 (9.89%) Software Engineering
12 43 (9.66%) SDLC
13 40 (8.99%) Microservices
14 35 (7.87%) Prototyping
14 35 (7.87%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
15 34 (7.64%) Analytics
16 30 (6.74%) DevOps
16 30 (6.74%) User Stories
17 28 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (6.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 212 (47.64%) JavaScript
2 79 (17.75%) C#
3 78 (17.53%) Java
4 66 (14.83%) SQL
5 45 (10.11%) Python
6 28 (6.29%) ES6
6 28 (6.29%) PHP
6 28 (6.29%) T-SQL
7 16 (3.60%) PowerShell
8 15 (3.37%) C++
8 15 (3.37%) Ruby
9 14 (3.15%) Java 8
10 11 (2.47%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.47%) TypeScript
11 10 (2.25%) ES7
11 10 (2.25%) Go
12 8 (1.80%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.80%) Scala
13 5 (1.12%) Apex Code
13 5 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (9.66%) Degree
2 11 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.90%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.45%) CCNA
7 2 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.45%) MCSE
8 1 (0.22%) Analytics IQ
8 1 (0.22%) ISEB
8 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.07%) QA
2 7 (1.57%) WCAG
3 6 (1.35%) WAI
4 3 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (4.04%) Docker
2 7 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.67%) BitLocker
5 3 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.45%) XenApp
6 2 (0.45%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.22%) ACF2
7 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.22%) RACF
Systems Management
1 13 (2.92%) Ansible
2 12 (2.70%) Puppet
3 8 (1.80%) Kubernetes
3 8 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.57%) Terraform
5 6 (1.35%) Graphite
5 6 (1.35%) logstash
6 4 (0.90%) Rancher
6 4 (0.90%) SCCM
6 4 (0.90%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.67%) vRealize
7 3 (0.67%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 2 (0.45%) Automic
8 2 (0.45%) Control-M
8 2 (0.45%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.45%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 35 (7.87%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.74%) Google
3 28 (6.29%) Adobe
4 16 (3.60%) Oracle
5 9 (2.02%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.57%) Citrix
6 7 (1.57%) LexisNexis
6 7 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.35%) VMware
8 5 (1.12%) Apple
8 5 (1.12%) SAP
9 4 (0.90%) Ariba
9 4 (0.90%) SEEBURGER
9 4 (0.90%) TIBCO
9 4 (0.90%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.67%) McAfee
10 3 (0.67%) Tableau
11 2 (0.45%) Informatica
11 2 (0.45%) Lumension
11 2 (0.45%) Sybase