Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a UI Designer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in 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 Interface Designer
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 718 736 818
Rank change year-on-year +18 +82 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Designer 453 439 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 410 412 392
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 155,736 162,015 186,712
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.03% 96.48% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 127,478 135,899 157,582
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,550
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.28% +1.22%

UI Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for UI Designer in England

UI Designer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for UI Designer in England

UI Designer
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for UI Designer in England

UI 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 UI Designer within the 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
London +50 269 £52,500 +16.67% 60
South East +21 64 £40,000 -5.88% 18
Midlands +9 49 £30,000 -14.29% 10
West Midlands +9 38 £27,500 -21.43% 7
North of England +10 27 £37,500 +25.00% 11
East of England +7 24 £45,000 +38.46% 3
South West -1 20 £40,000 +14.29% 4
Yorkshire +25 13 £40,000 +14.29% 4
North West 0 13 £35,000 +16.67% 5
East Midlands +16 11 £45,000 +28.57% 3
North East -17 1 - - 2
UI Designer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, UI 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 UI Designer in the job title.

1 406 (89.62%) User Experience
2 236 (52.10%) HTML
3 235 (51.88%) CSS
4 222 (49.01%) Wireframes
5 158 (34.88%) Photoshop
6 148 (32.67%) JavaScript
6 148 (32.67%) Adobe
7 143 (31.57%) Mobile App
8 138 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
9 127 (28.04%) Adobe Illustrator
10 107 (23.62%) Prototyping
11 103 (22.74%) InVision
12 69 (15.23%) Finance
13 68 (15.01%) Axure RP
14 65 (14.35%) Android
15 63 (13.91%) Apple iOS
16 62 (13.69%) Degree
17 60 (13.25%) E-Commerce
17 60 (13.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 57 (12.58%) HTML5
18 57 (12.58%) Marketing
19 52 (11.48%) Web Design
20 48 (10.60%) Responsive Web Design
21 46 (10.15%) CSS3
22 42 (9.27%) Retail
23 40 (8.83%) Games
24 39 (8.61%) AngularJS
25 37 (8.17%) Typography
26 36 (7.95%) Graphic Design
27 35 (7.73%) Balsamiq Mockups

UI 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 17 (3.75%) CMS
2 14 (3.09%) Marvel
3 5 (1.10%) Ethereum
Applications
1 158 (34.88%) Photoshop
2 127 (28.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 103 (22.74%) InVision
4 60 (13.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 25 (5.52%) InDesign
6 19 (4.19%) UXPin
7 14 (3.09%) OmniGraffle
8 9 (1.99%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (1.10%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.88%) Pixate
11 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.22%) Flinto
12 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 11 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.10%) SaaS
4 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.22%) Asana
5 1 (0.22%) GitHub
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.44%) Broadband
2 1 (0.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.44%) Big Data
2 1 (0.22%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 68 (15.01%) Axure RP
2 35 (7.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 9 (1.99%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.66%) Subversion
6 1 (0.22%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.22%) gulp
6 1 (0.22%) JIRA
6 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 69 (15.23%) Finance
2 57 (12.58%) Marketing
3 42 (9.27%) Retail
4 40 (8.83%) Games
5 21 (4.64%) Banking
6 19 (4.19%) Legal
7 8 (1.77%) Advertising
8 6 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.88%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.66%) Back Office
10 3 (0.66%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.44%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (52.10%) HTML
2 235 (51.88%) CSS
3 57 (12.58%) HTML5
4 46 (10.15%) CSS3
5 39 (8.61%) AngularJS
6 33 (7.28%) jQuery
7 27 (5.96%) Sass
8 23 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (3.53%) Framer.js
10 15 (3.31%) Material Design
10 15 (3.31%) React
11 12 (2.65%) Natural Language Processing
12 4 (0.88%) RESTful
12 4 (0.88%) SVG
12 4 (0.88%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 3 (0.66%) Laravel
13 3 (0.66%) SignalR
13 3 (0.66%) Spring
14 2 (0.44%) Meteor
14 2 (0.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 406 (89.62%) User Experience
2 143 (31.57%) Mobile App
3 36 (7.95%) Graphic Design
4 26 (5.74%) Fintech
5 12 (2.65%) Cyberthreat
6 9 (1.99%) BBC
7 7 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.55%) Animation
7 7 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.55%) iPhone
8 5 (1.10%) Bitcoin
9 4 (0.88%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.88%) Minimum Viable Product
9 4 (0.88%) Online Games
10 3 (0.66%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.44%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.44%) Biotechnology
11 2 (0.44%) Social Media
11 2 (0.44%) W3C
12 1 (0.22%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 65 (14.35%) Android
2 63 (13.91%) Apple iOS
3 4 (0.88%) Windows
4 3 (0.66%) Nucleus RTOS
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (49.01%) Wireframes
2 138 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (23.62%) Prototyping
4 60 (13.25%) E-Commerce
5 52 (11.48%) Web Design
6 48 (10.60%) Responsive Web Design
7 37 (8.17%) Typography
8 30 (6.62%) Information Architecture
9 26 (5.74%) Artificial Intelligence
10 25 (5.52%) B2B
11 24 (5.30%) Scrum
12 23 (5.08%) Web Development
13 22 (4.86%) Creative Thinking
13 22 (4.86%) Time Management
14 20 (4.42%) B2C
14 20 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (4.19%) Machine Learning
15 19 (4.19%) Project Management
15 19 (4.19%) Usability Testing
16 17 (3.75%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 148 (32.67%) JavaScript
2 16 (3.53%) PHP
3 6 (1.32%) Java
4 5 (1.10%) Objective-C
4 5 (1.10%) Ruby
5 4 (0.88%) Apple Swift
6 3 (0.66%) C
6 3 (0.66%) ES6
7 1 (0.22%) C++
7 1 (0.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (13.69%) Degree
2 2 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (0.44%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.22%) PhD
3 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.65%) QA
2 6 (1.32%) COSHH
3 5 (1.10%) GMP
3 5 (1.10%) WCAG
Vendors
1 148 (32.67%) Adobe
2 14 (3.09%) Apple
3 11 (2.43%) Google
4 10 (2.21%) Microsoft
5 8 (1.77%) Twitter
6 7 (1.55%) WorldPay
7 6 (1.32%) Capita
8 4 (0.88%) Samsung
9 3 (0.66%) Facebook
10 2 (0.44%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.22%) HubSpot