Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a User Experience Researcher was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

UX Researcher
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 776 845 883
Rank change year-on-year +69 +38 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Researcher 55 47 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.075% 0.057% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.059% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 37 44 19
London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £44,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41% -22.73%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 69791 79165 86043
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.90% 96.04% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 56086 68698 72598
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

User Experience Researcher
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured User Experience Researcher in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience Researcher in London

User Experience Researcher
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Experience Researcher in London.

Salary trend for User Experience Researcher in London

User Experience Researcher
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience Researcher in London over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for User Experience Researcher in London

User Experience Researcher
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Researcher within the London region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
Central London +55 9 £45,000 -13.46% 2
South London - 1 £75,000 -
User Experience Researcher
England

User Experience Researcher Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, User Experience Researcher 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 London region featuring User Experience Researcher in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) User Experience
2 28 (50.91%) Quantitative Research
3 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (40.00%) Usability Testing
4 21 (38.18%) Qualitative Research
5 16 (29.09%) Analytics
5 16 (29.09%) Degree
6 15 (27.27%) Google
7 14 (25.45%) Statistical Analysis
7 14 (25.45%) Adobe
7 14 (25.45%) Google Analytics
7 14 (25.45%) Adobe Analytics
8 13 (23.64%) Ethnography
8 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (21.82%) Psychology
9 12 (21.82%) HTML
9 12 (21.82%) E-Commerce
10 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 11 (20.00%) SPSS
10 11 (20.00%) Ergonomics
10 11 (20.00%) Behavioural Analytics
11 10 (18.18%) Scrum
12 9 (16.36%) Marketing
12 9 (16.36%) Project Management
12 9 (16.36%) Human Factors
12 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
12 9 (16.36%) Prototyping
13 8 (14.55%) Eye Tracking
14 7 (12.73%) Service Design
14 7 (12.73%) Creative Problem-Solving

User Experience Researcher Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 11 (20.00%) SPSS
2 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.82%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) Adobe Analytics
1 14 (25.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (16.36%) Marketing
2 7 (12.73%) German Language
3 4 (7.27%) Games
4 3 (5.45%) Finance
4 3 (5.45%) Retail
5 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (100.00%) User Experience
2 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.27%) Life Science
5 3 (5.45%) Tandem
6 1 (1.82%) Fintech
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Android
1 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) Quantitative Research
2 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.00%) Usability Testing
3 21 (38.18%) Qualitative Research
4 16 (29.09%) Analytics
5 14 (25.45%) Statistical Analysis
6 13 (23.64%) Ethnography
7 12 (21.82%) E-Commerce
7 12 (21.82%) Psychology
8 11 (20.00%) Behavioural Analytics
8 11 (20.00%) Ergonomics
9 10 (18.18%) Scrum
10 9 (16.36%) Human Factors
10 9 (16.36%) Project Management
10 9 (16.36%) Prototyping
11 8 (14.55%) Eye Tracking
12 7 (12.73%) Ethnographic Research
12 7 (12.73%) Guerrilla Testing
12 7 (12.73%) Heuristic Evaluation
12 7 (12.73%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Google
2 14 (25.45%) Adobe
3 2 (3.64%) Apple
3 2 (3.64%) Facebook
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
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