Period
to 20 February 2019

The median annual salary for a UI/UX Designer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

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
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 756 873 900
Rank change year-on-year +117 +27 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a UI/UX Designer 341 294 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 277 274 247
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,100 £30,000 £28,100
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £61,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 134,862 159,303 159,225
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.29% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 109,028 131,562 133,299
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 2019. 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 +74 201 £57,500 +4.55% 50
North of England +68 41 £32,500 -10.34% 22
South East +27 38 £46,500 +16.25% 5
East of England +63 25 £30,000 -33.33% 3
North West +52 25 £32,500 -7.14% 18
Midlands +32 20 £32,500 +44.44% 18
West Midlands +32 18 £32,500 +44.44% 11
South West +15 15 £35,000 - 4
Yorkshire +53 14 £30,000 -25.00% 1
East Midlands +17 2 £40,000 -11.11% 7
North East +13 2 £48,750 +39.29% 3
UI/UX Designer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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.

1 341 (100.00%) User Experience
2 181 (53.08%) Wireframes
3 162 (47.51%) Adobe
4 132 (38.71%) HTML
5 128 (37.54%) Agile Software Development
6 118 (34.60%) Photoshop
7 113 (33.14%) Mobile App
8 105 (30.79%) CSS
9 99 (29.03%) Prototyping
10 92 (26.98%) InVision
10 92 (26.98%) Axure RP
11 82 (24.05%) Adobe Illustrator
12 66 (19.35%) Analytics
13 64 (18.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 58 (17.01%) UX Design
15 51 (14.96%) OmniGraffle
15 51 (14.96%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
16 46 (13.49%) Degree
16 46 (13.49%) Responsive Web Design
17 44 (12.90%) Marvel
18 43 (12.61%) JavaScript
19 40 (11.73%) Fintech
20 39 (11.44%) Usability Testing
21 37 (10.85%) Scrum
21 37 (10.85%) Problem-Solving
22 34 (9.97%) Retail
22 34 (9.97%) Workflow
22 34 (9.97%) Validation
22 34 (9.97%) Games
22 34 (9.97%) Android

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 44 (12.90%) Marvel
2 6 (1.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (1.76%) Confluence
3 5 (1.47%) CMS
3 5 (1.47%) WordPress
4 1 (0.29%) LiveLink
Applications
1 118 (34.60%) Photoshop
2 92 (26.98%) InVision
3 82 (24.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 64 (18.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 51 (14.96%) OmniGraffle
6 10 (2.93%) InDesign
7 5 (1.47%) Flinto
8 4 (1.17%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.59%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.59%) Pixate
9 2 (0.59%) UXPin
10 1 (0.29%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.29%) GIMP
10 1 (0.29%) Inkscape
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 8 (2.35%) SaaS
3 7 (2.05%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.88%) G Suite
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.29%) GitHub
5 1 (0.29%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.57%) DAB
2 14 (4.11%) Internet
3 5 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.05%) Big Data
2 5 (1.47%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 92 (26.98%) Axure RP
2 28 (8.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 13 (3.81%) JIRA
4 2 (0.59%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (9.97%) Games
1 34 (9.97%) Retail
2 32 (9.38%) Marketing
3 20 (5.87%) Finance
4 16 (4.69%) Banking
5 15 (4.40%) Advertising
6 4 (1.17%) Automotive
6 4 (1.17%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.88%) Electronics
7 3 (0.88%) Law
7 3 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.88%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.29%) Back Office
8 1 (0.29%) Legal
8 1 (0.29%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (38.71%) HTML
2 105 (30.79%) CSS
3 13 (3.81%) HTML5
4 12 (3.52%) jQuery
5 11 (3.23%) CSS3
6 7 (2.05%) Framer.js
7 4 (1.17%) D3.js
7 4 (1.17%) XML
8 3 (0.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 3 (0.88%) WebGL
9 2 (0.59%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.59%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (0.59%) React
10 1 (0.29%) Ember.js
10 1 (0.29%) Flash
10 1 (0.29%) OOCSS
10 1 (0.29%) Qt
10 1 (0.29%) Sass
10 1 (0.29%) SVG
10 1 (0.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 341 (100.00%) User Experience
2 113 (33.14%) Mobile App
3 40 (11.73%) Fintech
4 19 (5.57%) Smartphone
5 17 (4.99%) Graphic Design
6 11 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.64%) Animation
8 8 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.35%) Internet of Things
9 6 (1.76%) Online Banking
10 5 (1.47%) Smart City
11 4 (1.17%) Social Media
12 3 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.88%) Motion Graphics
13 2 (0.59%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.59%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.59%) Photography
13 2 (0.59%) Robotics
13 2 (0.59%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.97%) Android
2 29 (8.50%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.05%) Windows
4 2 (0.59%) Linux
5 1 (0.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (53.08%) Wireframes
2 128 (37.54%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (29.03%) Prototyping
4 66 (19.35%) Analytics
5 58 (17.01%) UX Design
6 51 (14.96%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 46 (13.49%) Responsive Web Design
8 39 (11.44%) Usability Testing
9 37 (10.85%) Problem-Solving
9 37 (10.85%) Scrum
10 34 (9.97%) Validation
10 34 (9.97%) Workflow
11 32 (9.38%) Customer-Centricity
11 32 (9.38%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
12 30 (8.80%) Typography
12 30 (8.80%) Web Design
13 25 (7.33%) Benchmarking
14 24 (7.04%) Collaborative Working
15 23 (6.74%) User Stories
16 20 (5.87%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 43 (12.61%) JavaScript
2 2 (0.59%) ActionScript
2 2 (0.59%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (0.59%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (0.29%) C#
3 1 (0.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 46 (13.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.17%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 162 (47.51%) Adobe
2 19 (5.57%) WorldPay
3 7 (2.05%) Google
4 5 (1.47%) Apple
5 4 (1.17%) Tableau
6 3 (0.88%) IBM
6 3 (0.88%) Microsoft
6 3 (0.88%) SAP
7 1 (0.29%) Hotjar