Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 44 50 71
Rank change year-on-year +6 +21 -35
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 212 510 471
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 5.44% 5.13% 4.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.83% 12.56% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 198 526 432
Median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% +4.35%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £37,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% +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 1,652 4,060 4,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.36% 40.83% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,402 3,501 4,185
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

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 22 September 2020.

Salary histogram for User Experience in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 108 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (43.87%) Finance
3 51 (24.06%) JavaScript
4 39 (18.40%) E-Commerce
5 37 (17.45%) CSS
5 37 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (16.98%) HTML
7 35 (16.51%) Apple iOS
8 32 (15.09%) Front End Development
9 31 (14.62%) Wireframes
10 30 (14.15%) Software Engineering
11 29 (13.68%) TDD
12 28 (13.21%) Android
12 28 (13.21%) Retail
13 27 (12.74%) Scrum
13 27 (12.74%) React Native
13 27 (12.74%) SaaS
14 24 (11.32%) Redux
14 24 (11.32%) Degree
15 23 (10.85%) TypeScript
16 21 (9.91%) HTML5
16 21 (9.91%) BDD
16 21 (9.91%) Sketch
17 20 (9.43%) Node.js
17 20 (9.43%) REST
17 20 (9.43%) Fintech
17 20 (9.43%) Computer Science
17 20 (9.43%) Java
18 19 (8.96%) Marketing
18 19 (8.96%) Git (software)

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 2 (0.94%) Confluence
1 2 (0.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.47%) Apache
2 1 (0.47%) CMS
2 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (9.91%) Sketch
2 17 (8.02%) InVision
3 13 (6.13%) Figma
4 7 (3.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.42%) Adobe XD
5 3 (1.42%) Chatbot
5 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (1.42%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.94%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.94%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (1.42%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 3 (1.42%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (1.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.94%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (0.47%) Magento
3 1 (0.47%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.74%) SaaS
2 16 (7.55%) GCP
3 12 (5.66%) Azure
4 7 (3.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 6 (2.83%) AWS
6 5 (2.36%) Office 365
7 4 (1.89%) npm
8 3 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.42%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.47%) GitHub
9 1 (0.47%) IaaS
9 1 (0.47%) iTunes
9 1 (0.47%) PaaS
9 1 (0.47%) Serverless
9 1 (0.47%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.89%) Skype
2 3 (1.42%) DNS
2 3 (1.42%) Internet
2 3 (1.42%) NFC
3 2 (0.94%) HTTP
3 2 (0.94%) VoIP
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.47%) DHCP
4 1 (0.47%) Firewall
4 1 (0.47%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.47%) PBX
4 1 (0.47%) Softphone
4 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.47%) VLAN
4 1 (0.47%) VPN
4 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.77%) MySQL
2 7 (3.30%) MongoDB
2 7 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.36%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (1.42%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.42%) Power BI
5 2 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (0.94%) Siebel EIM
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.47%) Big Data
6 1 (0.47%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.47%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (8.96%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.19%) webpack
3 10 (4.72%) Babel
3 10 (4.72%) CircleCI
4 5 (2.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.89%) Cypress.io
5 4 (1.89%) Mocha
6 3 (1.42%) Balsamiq
6 3 (1.42%) Xcode
7 2 (0.94%) JIRA
7 2 (0.94%) MSTest
7 2 (0.94%) NUnit
8 1 (0.47%) Appium
8 1 (0.47%) Calabash
8 1 (0.47%) git-flow
8 1 (0.47%) GitLab
8 1 (0.47%) Gradle
8 1 (0.47%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.47%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.47%) Pivotal Tracker
General
1 93 (43.87%) Finance
2 28 (13.21%) Retail
3 19 (8.96%) Marketing
4 7 (3.30%) Back Office
5 5 (2.36%) Banking
6 3 (1.42%) Advertising
6 3 (1.42%) Automotive
6 3 (1.42%) Front Office
6 3 (1.42%) Games
6 3 (1.42%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.42%) Law
6 3 (1.42%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.94%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.94%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) French Language
8 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Local Government
8 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (41.98%) Developer
2 47 (22.17%) Designer
3 40 (18.87%) UX Designer
4 29 (13.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 27 (12.74%) UI Designer
6 25 (11.79%) UI/UX Designer
7 19 (8.96%) E-Commerce Developer
8 17 (8.02%) Mobile Developer
9 16 (7.55%) Product Manager
10 15 (7.08%) Full Stack Developer
11 13 (6.13%) PHP Developer
12 12 (5.66%) Senior Developer
13 10 (4.72%) JavaScript Engineer
13 10 (4.72%) Principal Engineer
13 10 (4.72%) React Developer
14 9 (4.25%) Technical Manager
15 8 (3.77%) Java Developer
15 8 (3.77%) Senior Designer
16 5 (2.36%) Analyst
16 5 (2.36%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (17.45%) CSS
2 36 (16.98%) HTML
3 27 (12.74%) React Native
4 24 (11.32%) Redux
5 21 (9.91%) HTML5
6 20 (9.43%) Node.js
6 20 (9.43%) REST
7 16 (7.55%) React
8 14 (6.60%) CSS3
9 13 (6.13%) AngularJS
10 10 (4.72%) koa
10 10 (4.72%) RESTful
11 9 (4.25%) Vue.js
12 7 (3.30%) .NET
12 7 (3.30%) Spring
13 5 (2.36%) Jest
13 5 (2.36%) jQuery
13 5 (2.36%) Laravel
13 5 (2.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (1.89%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.49%) Mobile App
3 16 (7.55%) Virtual Team
4 9 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.89%) Derivative
6 4 (1.89%) PMI
7 3 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.42%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.94%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.94%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (0.94%) RIA
9 1 (0.47%) FMCG
9 1 (0.47%) NHS
9 1 (0.47%) PKI
9 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.47%) Social Network
9 1 (0.47%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.51%) Apple iOS
2 28 (13.21%) Android
3 9 (4.25%) Windows
4 5 (2.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.89%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.42%) Linux
7 2 (0.94%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (18.40%) E-Commerce
3 37 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
4 32 (15.09%) Front End Development
5 31 (14.62%) Wireframes
6 30 (14.15%) Software Engineering
7 29 (13.68%) TDD
8 27 (12.74%) Scrum
9 21 (9.91%) BDD
10 20 (9.43%) Computer Science
10 20 (9.43%) Fintech
11 17 (8.02%) Mobile Development
12 16 (7.55%) DevOps
12 16 (7.55%) Product Management
12 16 (7.55%) Product Roadmap
12 16 (7.55%) User Stories
12 16 (7.55%) Web Development
13 15 (7.08%) Prototyping
14 14 (6.60%) Microservices
15 13 (6.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (24.06%) JavaScript
2 23 (10.85%) TypeScript
3 20 (9.43%) Java
4 18 (8.49%) PHP
5 8 (3.77%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.77%) Python
6 7 (3.30%) Apple Swift
6 7 (3.30%) Go
7 5 (2.36%) Ruby
8 4 (1.89%) C#
8 4 (1.89%) Objective-C
8 4 (1.89%) SQL
9 3 (1.42%) Java 8
9 3 (1.42%) Scala
10 2 (0.94%) AppleScript
10 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.94%) Kotlin
10 2 (0.94%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (11.32%) Degree
2 12 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.89%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.42%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.30%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) GDPR
2 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (8.96%) Docker
2 6 (2.83%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.89%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.42%) XenApp
5 2 (0.94%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (7.55%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.83%) SCCM
3 4 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.94%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.47%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.47%) CASB
5 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (8.02%) Google
2 15 (7.08%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.13%) Adobe
4 6 (2.83%) Citrix
5 4 (1.89%) VMware
6 3 (1.42%) Apple
6 3 (1.42%) Oracle
7 2 (0.94%) Siebel
7 2 (0.94%) Solace
7 2 (0.94%) Spotify
8 1 (0.47%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.47%) Canon
8 1 (0.47%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.47%) Facebook
8 1 (0.47%) HP
8 1 (0.47%) Netskope
8 1 (0.47%) Reuters
8 1 (0.47%) RightFax
8 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.47%) Samsung