Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 44 65
Rank change year-on-year -22 +21 +9
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 485 565 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.53% 5.51% 4.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.32% 11.20% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 417 511 562
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -

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 5,202 5,043 6,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 48.58% 49.20% 48.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4,626 4,565 5,817
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,900 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +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 26 May 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 26 May 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 2 £35,000 -46.15%
Moorgate - 1 £31,500 -
User Experience
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 241 (49.69%) JavaScript
2 178 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (31.75%) HTML
4 153 (31.55%) CSS
5 129 (26.60%) Finance
6 107 (22.06%) Front End Development
7 101 (20.82%) HTML5
8 100 (20.62%) SQL
9 99 (20.41%) AngularJS
10 83 (17.11%) C#
11 81 (16.70%) CSS3
12 77 (15.88%) Scrum
13 76 (15.67%) Web Development
14 72 (14.85%) Git (software)
14 72 (14.85%) Java
15 68 (14.02%) React
16 65 (13.40%) .NET
17 63 (12.99%) Microsoft
18 62 (12.78%) Mobile App
19 61 (12.58%) Problem-Solving
20 59 (12.16%) REST
21 57 (11.75%) jQuery
21 57 (11.75%) TDD
21 57 (11.75%) Analytical Skills
22 54 (11.13%) Sass
22 54 (11.13%) PHP
23 53 (10.93%) SQL Server
24 52 (10.72%) Node.js
25 50 (10.31%) Degree
25 50 (10.31%) 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 25 (5.15%) CMS
2 12 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.47%) WordPress
3 8 (1.65%) Confluence
3 8 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.24%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (0.82%) EPiServer
6 4 (0.82%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.62%) Drupal
8 2 (0.41%) Apache
8 2 (0.41%) JBoss
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.21%) CICS
9 1 (0.21%) nginx
9 1 (0.21%) SAS
9 1 (0.21%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (3.71%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (3.51%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.65%) InVision
5 4 (0.82%) InDesign
5 4 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.41%) Blender
6 2 (0.41%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.41%) Maya
6 2 (0.41%) Moqups
6 2 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.41%) UXPin
7 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Magento
1 2 (0.41%) RMDS
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.71%) npm
3 18 (3.71%) Office 365
3 18 (3.71%) SaaS
4 13 (2.68%) GitHub
5 10 (2.06%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.03%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.82%) Yarn
9 3 (0.62%) AdWords
9 3 (0.62%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.62%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.41%) Heroku
10 2 (0.41%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.41%) PaaS
10 2 (0.41%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.68%) Internet
2 10 (2.06%) HTTP
3 6 (1.24%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (0.62%) Network Security
4 3 (0.62%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (0.41%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.41%) Skype
6 1 (0.21%) Firewall
6 1 (0.21%) SAN
6 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (10.93%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (3.92%) Power BI
5 18 (3.71%) MySQL
5 18 (3.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (3.09%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.89%) Big Data
9 12 (2.47%) MongoDB
10 11 (2.27%) Relational Database
11 10 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (1.65%) Blockchain
12 8 (1.65%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.24%) Cosmos DB
13 6 (1.24%) Redis
13 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.82%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 72 (14.85%) Git (software)
2 28 (5.77%) webpack
3 27 (5.57%) JIRA
4 23 (4.74%) gulp
5 19 (3.92%) Grunt
6 16 (3.30%) Jasmine
7 12 (2.47%) Visual Studio
8 10 (2.06%) Selenium
9 9 (1.86%) Jenkins
9 9 (1.86%) Subversion
10 8 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
11 7 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (1.44%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 5 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (0.82%) Axure RP
14 4 (0.82%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.82%) Bower
14 4 (0.82%) Mocha
14 4 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 129 (26.60%) Finance
2 37 (7.63%) Marketing
3 35 (7.22%) Advertising
4 25 (5.15%) Banking
5 21 (4.33%) Front Office
6 18 (3.71%) Retail
7 13 (2.68%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.68%) Games
8 11 (2.27%) Law
9 9 (1.86%) Back Office
9 9 (1.86%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.86%) Legal
10 5 (1.03%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.82%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.82%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.62%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.41%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.21%) German Language
14 1 (0.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 262 (54.02%) Developer
2 84 (17.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 46 (9.48%) Senior Developer
4 43 (8.87%) Designer
5 34 (7.01%) .NET Developer
5 34 (7.01%) React Developer
5 34 (7.01%) UX Designer
6 29 (5.98%) C# Developer
7 27 (5.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 27 (5.57%) Product Manager
8 23 (4.74%) Analyst
8 23 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (4.74%) Software Engineer
9 21 (4.33%) C# Software Engineer
10 18 (3.71%) Django Developer
10 18 (3.71%) Microsoft Developer
11 17 (3.51%) SQL Developer
12 16 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 16 (3.30%) PHP Developer
12 16 (3.30%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (31.75%) HTML
2 153 (31.55%) CSS
3 101 (20.82%) HTML5
4 99 (20.41%) AngularJS
5 81 (16.70%) CSS3
6 68 (14.02%) React
7 65 (13.40%) .NET
8 59 (12.16%) REST
9 57 (11.75%) jQuery
10 54 (11.13%) Sass
11 52 (10.72%) Node.js
12 29 (5.98%) Angular 2
12 29 (5.98%) JSON
13 27 (5.57%) Web Services
14 25 (5.15%) Redux
14 25 (5.15%) RESTful
15 24 (4.95%) ASP.NET
16 21 (4.33%) Entity Framework
16 21 (4.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 20 (4.12%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.78%) Mobile App
2 57 (11.75%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (9.48%) Computer Science
4 42 (8.66%) Fintech
5 32 (6.60%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (3.71%) Data Structures
7 13 (2.68%) Equities
8 12 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.65%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.24%) Animation
11 6 (1.24%) Bitcoin
11 6 (1.24%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.03%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.82%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.82%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.82%) HTC Vive
13 4 (0.82%) iPhone
13 4 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.82%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.39%) Windows
2 28 (5.77%) Apple iOS
3 21 (4.33%) Android
4 14 (2.89%) Linux
5 10 (2.06%) Windows 10
6 9 (1.86%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.44%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.03%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (22.06%) Front End Development
3 77 (15.88%) Scrum
4 76 (15.67%) Web Development
5 61 (12.58%) Problem-Solving
6 57 (11.75%) TDD
7 50 (10.31%) OO
8 42 (8.66%) SDLC
8 42 (8.66%) Software Engineering
9 41 (8.45%) Unit Testing
10 39 (8.04%) Analytics
10 39 (8.04%) MVC
11 37 (7.63%) Mentoring
11 37 (7.63%) Wireframes
12 35 (7.22%) DevOps
12 35 (7.22%) Responsive Web Design
13 34 (7.01%) User Stories
14 33 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (6.80%) Prototyping
15 32 (6.60%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 241 (49.69%) JavaScript
2 100 (20.62%) SQL
3 83 (17.11%) C#
4 72 (14.85%) Java
5 54 (11.13%) PHP
6 36 (7.42%) T-SQL
7 30 (6.19%) ES6
8 28 (5.77%) TypeScript
9 25 (5.15%) Python
10 17 (3.51%) Apple Swift
10 17 (3.51%) Objective-C
11 13 (2.68%) Ruby
11 13 (2.68%) Scala
12 12 (2.47%) Clojure
13 11 (2.27%) Kotlin
14 8 (1.65%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.03%) ES7
16 3 (0.62%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.62%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (10.31%) Degree
2 14 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.65%) MCSE
3 8 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.24%) MCSA
4 6 (1.24%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.03%) ISEB
6 4 (0.82%) CBAP
6 4 (0.82%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.62%) IIBA
7 3 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.41%) CCIE
8 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.41%) PMP
9 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.21%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.07%) QA
2 4 (0.82%) SLA
2 4 (0.82%) WCAG
3 1 (0.21%) GCP
3 1 (0.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (5.77%) Docker
2 13 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (1.65%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.65%) BitLocker
4 8 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.24%) XenApp
5 6 (1.24%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.21%) ACF2
8 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.21%) RACF
Systems Management
1 11 (2.27%) Terraform
2 9 (1.86%) SCCM
3 8 (1.65%) SCOrch
4 7 (1.44%) SCOM
4 7 (1.44%) SCVMM
5 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (1.24%) SCDPM
5 6 (1.24%) SCSM
6 5 (1.03%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.03%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (1.03%) vCenter Server
7 3 (0.62%) Mesos
8 2 (0.41%) Ansible
8 2 (0.41%) Graphite
8 2 (0.41%) logstash
8 2 (0.41%) vRealize
8 2 (0.41%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 2 (0.41%) WSUS
9 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 63 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 18 (3.71%) Adobe
3 15 (3.09%) Citrix
3 15 (3.09%) VMware
4 12 (2.47%) Google
5 11 (2.27%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.03%) Alteryx
6 5 (1.03%) Tableau
6 5 (1.03%) Wyse
7 4 (0.82%) Splunk
7 4 (0.82%) Sybase
8 3 (0.62%) Apple
8 3 (0.62%) Cisco
8 3 (0.62%) New Relic
8 3 (0.62%) Optimizely
8 3 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.41%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.41%) Lumension
9 2 (0.41%) Meraki
9 2 (0.41%) ServiceNow