Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a UI/UX Designer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 829 861 945
Rank change year-on-year +32 +84 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a UI/UX Designer 330 304 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 255 275 287
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £59,500 £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 157,042 160,767 185,048
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 96.22% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 128,008 132,246 157,116
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +38 157 £55,000 +10.00% 32
South East +11 78 £45,000 +12.50% 15
East of England +29 27 £40,000 -15.79% 3
North of England +7 27 £37,500 +25.00% 12
South West -30 25 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Midlands -3 16 £35,500 -5.33% 5
North West +4 13 £40,000 +14.29% 6
West Midlands +24 9 £35,000 - 3
Yorkshire +17 9 £40,000 +37.93% 6
East Midlands -8 7 £39,250 +1.29% 2
North East - 5 £35,000 -
UI/UX Designer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 330 (100.00%) User Experience
2 191 (57.88%) Wireframes
3 121 (36.67%) HTML
4 120 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 115 (34.85%) CSS
6 111 (33.64%) Prototyping
7 108 (32.73%) Adobe
8 95 (28.79%) Photoshop
9 88 (26.67%) JavaScript
10 85 (25.76%) InVision
10 85 (25.76%) Mobile App
11 76 (23.03%) Axure RP
12 74 (22.42%) Adobe Illustrator
13 59 (17.88%) Responsive Web Design
14 55 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 51 (15.45%) Retail
16 50 (15.15%) Android
17 48 (14.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 46 (13.94%) Games
19 42 (12.73%) Analytics
20 40 (12.12%) Apple iOS
21 36 (10.91%) OmniGraffle
22 35 (10.61%) Degree
23 34 (10.30%) Typography
24 33 (10.00%) HTML5
24 33 (10.00%) Finance
25 32 (9.70%) jQuery
26 29 (8.79%) E-Commerce
26 29 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
27 27 (8.18%) InDesign

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 19 (5.76%) Marvel
2 9 (2.73%) CMS
3 5 (1.52%) WordPress
4 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 95 (28.79%) Photoshop
2 85 (25.76%) InVision
3 74 (22.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 55 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 36 (10.91%) OmniGraffle
6 27 (8.18%) InDesign
7 20 (6.06%) UXPin
8 10 (3.03%) Pixate
9 5 (1.52%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (1.52%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.91%) Adobe Premiere
10 3 (0.91%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (1.21%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.21%) SaaS
3 2 (0.61%) GitHub
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.30%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.30%) npm
4 1 (0.30%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.97%) DAB
2 8 (2.42%) Internet
3 4 (1.21%) Extranet
3 4 (1.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.82%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 76 (23.03%) Axure RP
2 48 (14.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (1.52%) JIRA
4 4 (1.21%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.91%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.61%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.61%) Mocha
7 1 (0.30%) Grunt
7 1 (0.30%) gulp
7 1 (0.30%) Subversion
General
1 51 (15.45%) Retail
2 46 (13.94%) Games
3 33 (10.00%) Finance
4 24 (7.27%) Marketing
5 7 (2.12%) Banking
6 5 (1.52%) Advertising
7 4 (1.21%) Legal
8 2 (0.61%) Publishing
8 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.30%) Billing
9 1 (0.30%) German Language
9 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (36.67%) HTML
2 115 (34.85%) CSS
3 33 (10.00%) HTML5
4 32 (9.70%) jQuery
5 25 (7.58%) CSS3
6 21 (6.36%) AngularJS
7 14 (4.24%) Material Design
8 12 (3.64%) Framer.js
9 11 (3.33%) SignalR
10 7 (2.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (1.52%) React
11 5 (1.52%) Sass
12 4 (1.21%) D3.js
12 4 (1.21%) LESS
13 3 (0.91%) JSON
14 2 (0.61%) Flash
14 2 (0.61%) Node.js
14 2 (0.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 2 (0.61%) Unreal Engine
14 2 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 330 (100.00%) User Experience
2 85 (25.76%) Mobile App
3 23 (6.97%) Graphic Design
3 23 (6.97%) Smartphone
4 12 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (1.82%) Animation
6 6 (1.82%) Digital Media
6 6 (1.82%) Fintech
7 4 (1.21%) Internet of Things
7 4 (1.21%) Robotics
8 3 (0.91%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.61%) iPhone
9 2 (0.61%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (0.61%) Photography
10 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.30%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.15%) Android
2 40 (12.12%) Apple iOS
3 11 (3.33%) Nucleus RTOS
4 9 (2.73%) Windows
5 2 (0.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (57.88%) Wireframes
2 120 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (33.64%) Prototyping
4 59 (17.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 42 (12.73%) Analytics
6 34 (10.30%) Typography
7 29 (8.79%) E-Commerce
7 29 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (8.18%) Web Development
9 26 (7.88%) Front End Development
9 26 (7.88%) Information Architecture
9 26 (7.88%) Scrum
9 26 (7.88%) Translating Business Requirements
10 25 (7.58%) Customer Requirements
11 21 (6.36%) Time Management
12 20 (6.06%) Web Design
13 19 (5.76%) Mentoring
13 19 (5.76%) User Stories
14 17 (5.15%) Customer Insight
15 16 (4.85%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (3.94%) PHP
3 9 (2.73%) Ruby
4 1 (0.30%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.30%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (0.30%) C#
4 1 (0.30%) Java
4 1 (0.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (10.61%) Degree
2 3 (0.91%) Master's Degree
2 3 (0.91%) PhD
3 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 108 (32.73%) Adobe
2 23 (6.97%) Apple
2 23 (6.97%) WorldPay
3 14 (4.24%) Google
4 4 (1.21%) Hotjar
5 3 (0.91%) Capita
5 3 (0.91%) HubSpot
5 3 (0.91%) Tableau
5 3 (0.91%) Twitter
6 2 (0.61%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.30%) Facebook
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft