Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for a UI/UX Designer was £45,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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

User Interface/User Experience Designer
UK > England
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 815 877 906
Rank change year-on-year +62 +29 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a UI/UX Designer 311 297 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 254 270 279
England median annual salary £45,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 145,583 162,315 174,205
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 95.90% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 118,340 131,194 147,115
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

UI/UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for UI/UX Designer in England

UI/UX Designer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for UI/UX Designer in England

UI/UX Designer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UI/UX Designer in England over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for UI/UX Designer in England

UI/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 UI/UX Designer within the England region over the 6 months to 15 November 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 +55 170 £60,000 +20.00% 51
South East +26 56 £45,000 +12.50% 14
North of England +45 34 £37,500 +7.14% 14
East of England +40 27 £30,000 -29.41% 4
North West +49 24 £37,500 +3.45% 10
South West +4 13 £35,500 -14.71% 2
Midlands +3 10 £35,500 +29.09% 8
Yorkshire +30 9 £35,000 +27.27% 3
West Midlands +16 5 £32,500 +18.18% 6
East Midlands +6 5 £38,000 -20.00% 2
North East - 1 £60,000 - 1
UI/UX Designer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, UI/UX Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring UI/UX Designer in the job title.

1 311 (100.00%) User Experience
2 164 (52.73%) Wireframes
3 135 (43.41%) Agile Software Development
4 134 (43.09%) Adobe
5 113 (36.33%) HTML
6 101 (32.48%) CSS
7 98 (31.51%) Prototyping
8 85 (27.33%) Photoshop
9 70 (22.51%) InVision
10 68 (21.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 66 (21.22%) Mobile App
12 60 (19.29%) Adobe Illustrator
13 55 (17.68%) JavaScript
13 55 (17.68%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
14 51 (16.40%) Degree
15 47 (15.11%) Axure RP
16 44 (14.15%) Responsive Web Design
17 41 (13.18%) Analytics
18 39 (12.54%) User Stories
19 38 (12.22%) UX Design
20 33 (10.61%) Usability Testing
21 32 (10.29%) Android
22 30 (9.65%) OmniGraffle
23 29 (9.32%) Apple iOS
23 29 (9.32%) Marketing
24 28 (9.00%) Validation
24 28 (9.00%) Finance
25 27 (8.68%) Collaborative Working
26 26 (8.36%) Games
26 26 (8.36%) Retail

UI/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 25 (8.04%) Marvel
2 13 (4.18%) CMS
3 11 (3.54%) WordPress
4 3 (0.96%) Confluence
5 2 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.32%) LiveLink
Applications
1 85 (27.33%) Photoshop
2 70 (22.51%) InVision
3 68 (21.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 60 (19.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 30 (9.65%) OmniGraffle
6 23 (7.40%) InDesign
7 4 (1.29%) UXPin
8 2 (0.64%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.64%) Flinto
9 1 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.32%) GIMP
9 1 (0.32%) Inkscape
9 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.32%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 7 (2.25%) SaaS
3 3 (0.96%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.32%) GitHub
4 1 (0.32%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.93%) DAB
2 3 (0.96%) Extranet
2 3 (0.96%) Internet
2 3 (0.96%) Intranet
3 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.61%) Big Data
1 5 (1.61%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (0.64%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 47 (15.11%) Axure RP
2 21 (6.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 17 (5.47%) JIRA
4 3 (0.96%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
General
1 29 (9.32%) Marketing
2 28 (9.00%) Finance
3 26 (8.36%) Games
3 26 (8.36%) Retail
4 10 (3.22%) Banking
5 5 (1.61%) Advertising
6 3 (0.96%) Electronics
6 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.64%) Automotive
7 2 (0.64%) Law
8 1 (0.32%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.32%) German Language
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (36.33%) HTML
2 101 (32.48%) CSS
3 26 (8.36%) jQuery
4 25 (8.04%) HTML5
5 18 (5.79%) CSS3
6 11 (3.54%) D3.js
7 6 (1.93%) Framer.js
7 6 (1.93%) React
8 5 (1.61%) AngularJS
8 5 (1.61%) Material Design
9 4 (1.29%) XML
10 3 (0.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 2 (0.64%) LESS
11 2 (0.64%) Sass
11 2 (0.64%) SignalR
11 2 (0.64%) Unreal Engine
12 1 (0.32%) .NET
12 1 (0.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (0.32%) Web Services
12 1 (0.32%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 311 (100.00%) User Experience
2 66 (21.22%) Mobile App
3 20 (6.43%) Graphic Design
4 19 (6.11%) Fintech
5 16 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.89%) Digital Media
7 7 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.93%) Smart City
8 6 (1.93%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.96%) Animation
9 3 (0.96%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (0.96%) Social Media
10 2 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.64%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.64%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.32%) Acoustics
11 1 (0.32%) Life Science
11 1 (0.32%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 32 (10.29%) Android
2 29 (9.32%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.61%) Windows
4 2 (0.64%) Linux
4 2 (0.64%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (52.73%) Wireframes
2 135 (43.41%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (31.51%) Prototyping
4 55 (17.68%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 44 (14.15%) Responsive Web Design
6 41 (13.18%) Analytics
7 39 (12.54%) User Stories
8 38 (12.22%) UX Design
9 33 (10.61%) Usability Testing
10 28 (9.00%) Validation
11 27 (8.68%) Collaborative Working
12 25 (8.04%) Problem-Solving
13 23 (7.40%) Customer-Centricity
13 23 (7.40%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
14 22 (7.07%) Scrum
15 21 (6.75%) E-Commerce
16 20 (6.43%) Customer Insight
16 20 (6.43%) Web Design
17 19 (6.11%) Time Management
18 17 (5.47%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 55 (17.68%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.32%) PHP
2 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 51 (16.40%) Degree
2 3 (0.96%) PhD
3 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (0.32%) QA
Vendors
1 134 (43.09%) Adobe
2 10 (3.22%) Tableau
3 6 (1.93%) Google
3 6 (1.93%) WorldPay
4 3 (0.96%) Apple
4 3 (0.96%) SAP
4 3 (0.96%) Twitter
5 1 (0.32%) Foundry
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft