Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 72 40
Rank change year-on-year +17 -32 +26
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 490 461 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.87% 4.16% 5.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.90% 9.87% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 423 413 515
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

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 4,116 4,669 4,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.91% 42.15% 41.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3,527 4,215 3,705
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.31% +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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +10 24 £57,500 +4.55%
Moorgate - 3 £110,000 -
User Experience
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 217 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (38.78%) JavaScript
3 169 (34.49%) CSS
4 167 (34.08%) HTML
5 133 (27.14%) Finance
6 103 (21.02%) AngularJS
7 92 (18.78%) Git (software)
8 86 (17.55%) Wireframes
9 83 (16.94%) Front End Development
10 78 (15.92%) React
11 72 (14.69%) AWS
11 72 (14.69%) Scrum
12 70 (14.29%) Analytics
13 69 (14.08%) jQuery
14 62 (12.65%) HTML5
14 62 (12.65%) E-Commerce
15 61 (12.45%) C#
16 58 (11.84%) Java
17 56 (11.43%) SQL
18 55 (11.22%) Web Development
19 53 (10.82%) .NET
19 53 (10.82%) Fintech
20 52 (10.61%) Microsoft
20 52 (10.61%) CSS3
21 51 (10.41%) Windows
22 50 (10.20%) Adobe
23 49 (10.00%) Degree
24 47 (9.59%) Mobile App
25 46 (9.39%) DevOps
25 46 (9.39%) Node.js

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 (6.33%) Umbraco
2 29 (5.92%) CMS
3 25 (5.10%) IIS
4 12 (2.45%) Confluence
5 8 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (1.43%) Apache
6 7 (1.43%) ArcGIS
7 6 (1.22%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.61%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.61%) WordPress
10 2 (0.41%) Drupal
10 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.41%) Mule
10 2 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.20%) WildFly
Applications
1 41 (8.37%) Sketch
2 37 (7.55%) InVision
3 16 (3.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (2.65%) Photoshop
5 10 (2.04%) Adobe XD
6 8 (1.63%) Marvel
7 7 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (1.02%) Figma
9 4 (0.82%) Zeplin
10 3 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.41%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
11 2 (0.41%) UXPin
12 1 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.20%) Flinto
12 1 (0.20%) InDesign
12 1 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) R3 Corda
2 2 (0.41%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.20%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.20%) Magento
3 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.20%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 72 (14.69%) AWS
2 31 (6.33%) Azure
3 21 (4.29%) Office 365
4 20 (4.08%) GitHub
4 20 (4.08%) SaaS
5 12 (2.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 11 (2.24%) GCP
6 11 (2.24%) Google Analytics
7 9 (1.84%) npm
8 8 (1.63%) G Suite
8 8 (1.63%) Power Platform
8 8 (1.63%) Serverless
9 6 (1.22%) OpenShift
10 5 (1.02%) IaaS
10 5 (1.02%) PaaS
10 5 (1.02%) Trello
11 4 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.82%) Firebase
11 4 (0.82%) Google Tag Manager
12 3 (0.61%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.86%) HTTP
2 8 (1.63%) Internet
2 8 (1.63%) SAN
3 4 (0.82%) Firewall
3 4 (0.82%) Network Security
4 2 (0.41%) FTP
5 1 (0.20%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.20%) BGP
5 1 (0.20%) DNS
5 1 (0.20%) Intranet
5 1 (0.20%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.20%) LAN
5 1 (0.20%) MPLS
5 1 (0.20%) OSPF
5 1 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.20%) Skype
5 1 (0.20%) VPLS
5 1 (0.20%) VPN
5 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (9.39%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.65%) MySQL
3 9 (1.84%) NoSQL
4 8 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (1.63%) GIS
4 8 (1.63%) Power BI
5 7 (1.43%) Big Data
5 7 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.43%) Geospatial Data
5 7 (1.43%) QGIS
6 6 (1.22%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.02%) Blockchain
7 5 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.61%) Redis
9 2 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.41%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.20%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.20%) Cloud Spanner
10 1 (0.20%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 92 (18.78%) Git (software)
2 35 (7.14%) JIRA
3 28 (5.71%) webpack
4 23 (4.69%) Axure RP
5 21 (4.29%) Jenkins
6 15 (3.06%) gulp
7 13 (2.65%) Grunt
8 12 (2.45%) Visual Studio
9 11 (2.24%) Babel
10 10 (2.04%) Bitbucket
11 9 (1.84%) Maven
12 8 (1.63%) Selenium
13 7 (1.43%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.43%) Jasmine
13 7 (1.43%) SonarQube
14 6 (1.22%) CircleCI
14 6 (1.22%) Eclipse
14 6 (1.22%) NetBeans
14 6 (1.22%) WebDriver
15 5 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 133 (27.14%) Finance
2 40 (8.16%) Marketing
2 40 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 33 (6.73%) Banking
4 32 (6.53%) Retail
5 11 (2.24%) Legal
6 10 (2.04%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.04%) Law
7 9 (1.84%) Advertising
8 7 (1.43%) Games
8 7 (1.43%) Public Sector
9 5 (1.02%) Electronics
9 5 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.82%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.61%) Automotive
11 3 (0.61%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.61%) Publishing
12 2 (0.41%) Front Office
12 2 (0.41%) Japanese Language
12 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 177 (36.12%) Developer
2 102 (20.82%) Designer
3 74 (15.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 72 (14.69%) UX Designer
5 44 (8.98%) Senior Developer
6 40 (8.16%) UI Designer
7 33 (6.73%) React Developer
8 29 (5.92%) C# Developer
9 26 (5.31%) UI/UX Designer
10 22 (4.49%) AWS Engineer
11 21 (4.29%) Analyst
11 21 (4.29%) Senior Designer
12 20 (4.08%) E-Commerce Developer
13 19 (3.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 18 (3.67%) DevOps Engineer
14 18 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
14 18 (3.67%) Python Engineer
14 18 (3.67%) Senior UX Designer
14 18 (3.67%) Web Developer
15 17 (3.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (34.49%) CSS
2 167 (34.08%) HTML
3 103 (21.02%) AngularJS
4 78 (15.92%) React
5 69 (14.08%) jQuery
6 62 (12.65%) HTML5
7 53 (10.82%) .NET
8 52 (10.61%) CSS3
9 46 (9.39%) Node.js
10 38 (7.76%) ASP.NET
11 36 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web API
12 32 (6.53%) RESTful
13 31 (6.33%) Redux
14 27 (5.51%) Sass
14 27 (5.51%) Web Services
15 25 (5.10%) ASP.NET Core
15 25 (5.10%) Vue.js
16 22 (4.49%) REST
17 21 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 20 (4.08%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.59%) Mobile App
2 42 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (6.12%) Robotics
4 26 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (4.69%) Equities
6 20 (4.08%) Algorithms
6 20 (4.08%) iPad
7 17 (3.47%) Cloud Native
7 17 (3.47%) Data Structures
7 17 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (2.04%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.43%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.22%) Social Media
11 6 (1.22%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.02%) Blog
12 5 (1.02%) Graphic Design
12 5 (1.02%) Taxonomies
12 5 (1.02%) Video on Demand
13 4 (0.82%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 51 (10.41%) Windows
2 29 (5.92%) Apple iOS
3 26 (5.31%) Windows Server
4 25 (5.10%) Android
5 16 (3.27%) Linux
6 15 (3.06%) Mac OS
7 12 (2.45%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.84%) Unix
9 8 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.43%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (17.55%) Wireframes
3 83 (16.94%) Front End Development
4 72 (14.69%) Scrum
5 70 (14.29%) Analytics
6 62 (12.65%) E-Commerce
7 55 (11.22%) Web Development
8 53 (10.82%) Fintech
9 46 (9.39%) DevOps
10 45 (9.18%) Computer Science
10 45 (9.18%) Software Engineering
10 45 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 44 (8.98%) Mentoring
11 44 (8.98%) Problem-Solving
12 40 (8.16%) Open Source
13 38 (7.76%) TDD
14 34 (6.94%) Kanban
14 34 (6.94%) Unit Testing
15 31 (6.33%) Collaborative Working
15 31 (6.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 190 (38.78%) JavaScript
2 61 (12.45%) C#
3 58 (11.84%) Java
4 56 (11.43%) SQL
5 41 (8.37%) Python
6 24 (4.90%) Go
7 19 (3.88%) ES6
8 15 (3.06%) TypeScript
9 12 (2.45%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.84%) Apple Swift
10 9 (1.84%) Kotlin
10 9 (1.84%) R
11 8 (1.63%) Ruby
12 6 (1.22%) PHP
12 6 (1.22%) Scala
13 5 (1.02%) C
13 5 (1.02%) Java 8
14 4 (0.82%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.82%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 49 (10.00%) Degree
2 30 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.41%) Master's Degree
3 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.20%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.20%) CCNA
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.20%) JNCIS
4 1 (0.20%) MCP
4 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.35%) QA
2 25 (5.10%) WAI
3 4 (0.82%) Actionable Recommendations
4 2 (0.41%) GDPR
4 2 (0.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 39 (7.96%) Docker
2 11 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.24%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
4 1 (0.20%) Xen
4 1 (0.20%) XenApp
4 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 39 (7.96%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.02%) Ansible
3 5 (1.02%) TeamSite
4 4 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.82%) Puppet
5 2 (0.41%) Grafana
5 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.41%) SCCM
5 2 (0.41%) Terraform
6 1 (0.20%) Graphite
6 1 (0.20%) Kibana
6 1 (0.20%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 50 (10.20%) Adobe
3 35 (7.14%) Google
4 14 (2.86%) Fidessa
5 9 (1.84%) HP
5 9 (1.84%) Sitecore
6 8 (1.63%) Oracle
6 8 (1.63%) Symantec
6 8 (1.63%) Tableau
6 8 (1.63%) Veeam
7 7 (1.43%) Mapbox
7 7 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (1.43%) Spotify
8 5 (1.02%) Blue Prism
8 5 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.02%) UiPath
8 5 (1.02%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.82%) SAP
9 4 (0.82%) VMware
10 3 (0.61%) Splunk