Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior UX Designer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Senior User Experience Designer
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 949 1051 994
Rank change year-on-year +102 -57 +143
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UX Designer 199 138 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.078% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.080% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 164 107 238
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £42,875 £39,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £74,250 £67,500 £66,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior UX Designer in England

Senior UX Designer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior UX Designer in England

Senior UX Designer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior UX Designer in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior UX Designer in England

Senior UX Designer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UX Designer within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +42 122 £55,000 - 8
South East +58 26 £65,000 +30.00% 1
North of England +7 26 £53,750 +34.38%
South West +44 16 £55,000 +10.00%
Yorkshire +34 14 £61,250 +53.13%
North West +1 12 £45,000 -18.18%
East of England +21 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Senior UX Designer
UK

Senior UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior UX Designer in the job title.

1 199 (100.00%) User Experience
2 104 (52.26%) Wireframes
3 74 (37.19%) Prototyping
4 72 (36.18%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (35.18%) Adobe
6 63 (31.66%) Axure RP
7 52 (26.13%) InVision
8 50 (25.13%) Information Architecture
9 48 (24.12%) Adobe Illustrator
10 45 (22.61%) Mobile App
11 44 (22.11%) Photoshop
12 43 (21.61%) HTML
12 43 (21.61%) E-Commerce
12 43 (21.61%) CSS
13 42 (21.11%) Usability Testing
14 40 (20.10%) Marketing
15 34 (17.09%) Typography
16 30 (15.08%) Finance
16 30 (15.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 28 (14.07%) Enterprise Software
18 27 (13.57%) OmniGraffle
19 26 (13.07%) Mentoring
20 23 (11.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
20 23 (11.56%) JavaScript
21 19 (9.55%) Analytics
22 18 (9.05%) Responsive Web Design
23 17 (8.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
24 16 (8.04%) Social Media
24 16 (8.04%) Heuristic Evaluation
25 15 (7.54%) A/B Testing

Senior UX Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 11 (5.53%) CMS
2 7 (3.52%) Marvel
3 5 (2.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.50%) Drupal
4 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (26.13%) InVision
2 48 (24.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 44 (22.11%) Photoshop
4 27 (13.57%) OmniGraffle
5 23 (11.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (5.53%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (5.03%) InDesign
8 9 (4.52%) Fireworks
9 8 (4.02%) MS Visio
10 5 (2.51%) Chatbot
11 3 (1.51%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (1.51%) UXPin
12 2 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 1 (0.50%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 10 (5.03%) SaaS
3 6 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.51%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.50%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.53%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) Skype
Development Applications
1 63 (31.66%) Axure RP
2 17 (8.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 40 (20.10%) Marketing
2 30 (15.08%) Finance
3 13 (6.53%) Manufacturing
4 12 (6.03%) Advertising
5 11 (5.53%) Automotive
5 11 (5.53%) Electronics
5 11 (5.53%) Telecoms
6 10 (5.03%) Retail
7 7 (3.52%) Banking
8 5 (2.51%) Games
9 3 (1.51%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.01%) Legal
11 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.50%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.61%) CSS
1 43 (21.61%) HTML
2 13 (6.53%) HTML5
3 7 (3.52%) AngularJS
3 7 (3.52%) Framer.js
3 7 (3.52%) Material Design
4 5 (2.51%) XHTML
5 4 (2.01%) Ajax
5 4 (2.01%) CSS3
5 4 (2.01%) Flash
6 3 (1.51%) Laravel
6 3 (1.51%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 2 (1.01%) jQuery
7 2 (1.01%) SignalR
7 2 (1.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.01%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 199 (100.00%) User Experience
2 45 (22.61%) Mobile App
3 28 (14.07%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (8.04%) Social Media
5 11 (5.53%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.02%) Graphic Design
8 5 (2.51%) Animation
9 4 (2.01%) Fintech
9 4 (2.01%) Taxonomies
10 3 (1.51%) Blog
10 3 (1.51%) Life Science
11 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.01%) iPhone
11 2 (1.01%) Video Editing
12 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.03%) Android
1 10 (5.03%) Apple iOS
1 10 (5.03%) Mac OS X
2 2 (1.01%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (52.26%) Wireframes
2 74 (37.19%) Prototyping
3 72 (36.18%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (25.13%) Information Architecture
5 43 (21.61%) E-Commerce
6 42 (21.11%) Usability Testing
7 34 (17.09%) Typography
8 26 (13.07%) Mentoring
9 19 (9.55%) Analytics
10 18 (9.05%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (8.04%) Heuristic Evaluation
12 15 (7.54%) A/B Testing
12 15 (7.54%) Project Management
13 14 (7.04%) Digital Marketing
14 13 (6.53%) Customer Insight
15 12 (6.03%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
15 12 (6.03%) Scrum
16 11 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (5.53%) Programme Management
16 11 (5.53%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.51%) ES6
2 3 (1.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (6.03%) Degree
2 3 (1.51%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.52%) WCAG
2 2 (1.01%) COSHH
2 2 (1.01%) GMP
2 2 (1.01%) QA
Vendors
1 70 (35.18%) Adobe
2 14 (7.04%) Apple
3 11 (5.53%) SAP
4 10 (5.03%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.02%) Google
6 4 (2.01%) Capita
7 3 (1.51%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.50%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.50%) Twitter