The median annual salary for a UX Designer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

User Experience Designer
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 461 488 512
Rank change year-on-year +27 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 463 473 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.51% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.53% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 368 361 450
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80108 89468 100526
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.97% 96.55% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 65932 76287 83736
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured UX Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in England

UX Designer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for UX Designer in England

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UX Designer in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for UX Designer in England

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 UX Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 242 £50,000 - 37
South West +43 61 £42,875 -7.29% 4
South East +25 57 £40,000 -15.43% 18
Yorkshire +12 27 £29,000 -25.16% 5
East of England +13 26 £45,000 +32.35% 2
North West -52 25 £35,000 -6.66% 4
East Midlands +24 13 £35,000 -6.66% 3
West Midlands +15 7 £35,000 +18.64% 3
North East +17 5 £37,500 +63.04% 1
UX Designer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 UX Designer in the job title.

1 852 (100.00%) User Experience
2 524 (61.50%) Wireframes
3 336 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
4 323 (37.91%) HTML
5 313 (36.74%) CSS
6 296 (34.74%) Adobe
7 288 (33.80%) Prototyping
8 274 (32.16%) Axure RP
9 226 (26.53%) JavaScript
10 213 (25.00%) Photoshop
11 177 (20.77%) Marketing
12 149 (17.49%) Information Architecture
12 149 (17.49%) Adobe Illustrator
13 137 (16.08%) Degree
14 130 (15.26%) InVision
15 122 (14.32%) Usability Testing
15 122 (14.32%) HTML5
16 117 (13.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 116 (13.62%) Mobile App
18 104 (12.21%) E-Commerce
19 102 (11.97%) CSS3
20 99 (11.62%) Analytics
21 94 (11.03%) Finance
22 88 (10.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
22 88 (10.33%) OmniGraffle
23 82 (9.62%) UX Design
23 82 (9.62%) Scrum
24 78 (9.15%) Responsive Web Design
25 63 (7.39%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
26 61 (7.16%) Web Design

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 40 (4.69%) Marvel
2 36 (4.23%) CMS
3 6 (0.70%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.70%) WordPress
4 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.12%) Confluence
4 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.12%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.12%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 213 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 149 (17.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 130 (15.26%) InVision
4 117 (13.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 88 (10.33%) OmniGraffle
6 41 (4.81%) InDesign
7 31 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
8 19 (2.23%) UXPin
9 14 (1.64%) Fireworks
10 12 (1.41%) MS Visio
10 12 (1.41%) Pixate
11 7 (0.82%) Moqups
12 3 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
12 3 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
13 1 (0.12%) Flinto
13 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
13 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (1.53%) WebTrends
2 4 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.35%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 30 (3.52%) Google Analytics
3 19 (2.23%) SaaS
4 17 (2.00%) Adobe Analytics
5 6 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.70%) Office 365
6 2 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.64%) Internet
2 15 (1.76%) Intranet
3 4 (0.47%) Network Security
3 4 (0.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.06%) Big Data
2 6 (0.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.12%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 274 (32.16%) Axure RP
2 88 (10.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 10 (1.17%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.59%) JIRA
5 3 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.23%) Gradle
6 2 (0.23%) Maven
7 1 (0.12%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
General
1 177 (20.77%) Marketing
2 94 (11.03%) Finance
3 54 (6.34%) Games
4 47 (5.52%) Retail
5 36 (4.23%) Banking
6 26 (3.05%) Advertising
7 25 (2.93%) Automotive
8 10 (1.17%) Multimedia
9 9 (1.06%) Legal
10 5 (0.59%) Electronics
10 5 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.59%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.47%) Publishing
12 3 (0.35%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.23%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Back Office
14 1 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (37.91%) HTML
2 313 (36.74%) CSS
3 122 (14.32%) HTML5
4 102 (11.97%) CSS3
5 60 (7.04%) jQuery
6 40 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 31 (3.64%) AngularJS
8 29 (3.40%) Framer.js
9 21 (2.46%) .NET
10 17 (2.00%) Sass
11 8 (0.94%) LESS
12 6 (0.70%) Ember.js
13 5 (0.59%) D3.js
13 5 (0.59%) Flash
14 4 (0.47%) ASP.NET
14 4 (0.47%) Node.js
14 4 (0.47%) React
15 3 (0.35%) Semantic HTML
15 3 (0.35%) SVG
15 3 (0.35%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 852 (100.00%) User Experience
2 116 (13.62%) Mobile App
3 58 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (6.22%) Graphic Design
5 28 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 23 (2.70%) Social Media
7 22 (2.58%) Fintech
8 18 (2.11%) Digital Media
9 15 (1.76%) W3C
10 11 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.17%) Animation
11 10 (1.17%) Online Banking
12 8 (0.94%) RIA
13 7 (0.82%) iPad
14 5 (0.59%) BBC
14 5 (0.59%) e-Learning
14 5 (0.59%) Smartphone
15 4 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 4 (0.47%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 34 (3.99%) Android
2 33 (3.87%) Apple iOS
3 9 (1.06%) Mac OS X
4 4 (0.47%) Windows
5 3 (0.35%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.23%) Linux
6 2 (0.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 524 (61.50%) Wireframes
2 336 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
3 288 (33.80%) Prototyping
4 149 (17.49%) Information Architecture
5 122 (14.32%) Usability Testing
6 104 (12.21%) E-Commerce
7 99 (11.62%) Analytics
8 82 (9.62%) Scrum
8 82 (9.62%) UX Design
9 78 (9.15%) Responsive Web Design
10 63 (7.39%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 61 (7.16%) Web Design
12 60 (7.04%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
13 53 (6.22%) User Stories
14 52 (6.10%) Project Management
15 50 (5.87%) Mentoring
16 44 (5.16%) A/B Testing
17 43 (5.05%) Front End Development
18 39 (4.58%) Typography
18 39 (4.58%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 226 (26.53%) JavaScript
2 19 (2.23%) C
3 13 (1.53%) PHP
4 12 (1.41%) Java
5 4 (0.47%) C#
5 4 (0.47%) SQL
6 3 (0.35%) C++
6 3 (0.35%) Python
7 2 (0.23%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (0.12%) ECMAScript
8 1 (0.12%) ES6
8 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 137 (16.08%) Degree
2 15 (1.76%) DV Cleared
2 15 (1.76%) SC Cleared
2 15 (1.76%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.17%) HND
4 9 (1.06%) PhD
5 5 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.47%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.35%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.35%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.64%) QA
2 3 (0.35%) WCAG
3 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 3 (0.35%) Kibana
Vendors
1 296 (34.74%) Adobe
2 27 (3.17%) Google
3 17 (2.00%) Apple
4 15 (1.76%) Microsoft
5 14 (1.64%) ClickTale
6 10 (1.17%) Usabilla
7 9 (1.06%) Omniture
8 5 (0.59%) RedGate
8 5 (0.59%) Twitter
9 4 (0.47%) Facebook
9 4 (0.47%) SAP
10 3 (0.35%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.35%) HubSpot
10 3 (0.35%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.23%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.23%) Cadence
11 2 (0.23%) Hitwise
11 2 (0.23%) hybris
11 2 (0.23%) Monetate
11 2 (0.23%) Sony
London
Birch & James Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - 90,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Morgan Mckinley
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £57500 per annum + plus 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £53000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago