Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a UX Designer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

User Experience Designer
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 317 323
Rank change year-on-year +15 +6 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 42 46 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.35% 0.37% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.38% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 40 60 50
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +8.84%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,000 £77,500 £51,625
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11,454 12,121 14,128
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 96.77% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9,397 9,988 11,707
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured UX Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in the East of England

UX Designer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UX Designer in the East of England.

Salary trend for UX Designer in the East of England

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UX Designer in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for UX Designer in the East of England

UX Designer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Cambridgeshire -18 25 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Bedfordshire +45 10 £45,000 - 5
Essex +15 7 £30,000 -40.00%
UX Designer
England

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, UX Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) User Experience
2 31 (73.81%) Wireframes
3 29 (69.05%) HTML
3 29 (69.05%) CSS
4 27 (64.29%) Photoshop
5 25 (59.52%) Mobile App
6 18 (42.86%) Web Design
7 13 (30.95%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
7 13 (30.95%) Visualisation
7 13 (30.95%) Data Visualisation
7 13 (30.95%) Prototyping
7 13 (30.95%) Geospatial Data
8 12 (28.57%) CSS3
8 12 (28.57%) HTML5
9 11 (26.19%) Adobe
10 9 (21.43%) Information Architecture
10 9 (21.43%) Rapid Prototyping
11 8 (19.05%) Graphic Design
11 8 (19.05%) Android
11 8 (19.05%) Apple
11 8 (19.05%) Apple iOS
11 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
11 8 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (19.05%) Material Design
11 8 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 7 (16.67%) Finance
12 7 (16.67%) iPhone
13 6 (14.29%) QMS
13 6 (14.29%) QA

UX Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (64.29%) Photoshop
2 13 (30.95%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.76%) InDesign
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.38%) GIMP
4 1 (2.38%) InVision
4 1 (2.38%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Axure RP
2 5 (11.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Legal
2 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (69.05%) CSS
1 29 (69.05%) HTML
2 12 (28.57%) CSS3
2 12 (28.57%) HTML5
3 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
3 8 (19.05%) Material Design
3 8 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (7.14%) Laravel
4 3 (7.14%) LESS
5 2 (4.76%) jQuery
5 2 (4.76%) Sass
6 1 (2.38%) .NET
6 1 (2.38%) Ajax
6 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.38%) React
6 1 (2.38%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 42 (100.00%) User Experience
2 25 (59.52%) Mobile App
3 8 (19.05%) Graphic Design
4 7 (16.67%) iPhone
5 5 (11.90%) Life Science
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Signage
6 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Android
1 8 (19.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Wireframes
2 18 (42.86%) Web Design
3 13 (30.95%) Data Visualisation
3 13 (30.95%) Prototyping
3 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
3 13 (30.95%) Visualisation
4 9 (21.43%) Information Architecture
4 9 (21.43%) Rapid Prototyping
5 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.29%) Data Management
5 6 (14.29%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 6 (14.29%) Project Management
5 6 (14.29%) QMS
5 6 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (14.29%) Statistics
6 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.52%) Usability Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Web Usability
9 2 (4.76%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) PHP
2 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) COSHH
1 6 (14.29%) QA
2 5 (11.90%) GMP
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Adobe
2 8 (19.05%) Apple
3 2 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) Twitter