Period
to 20 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > London
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 54 65
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 +7
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 3,667 3,466 3,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 5.24% 5.02% 4.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.96% 10.64% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,761 2,764 3,344
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,538 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

User Experience is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33,456 32,576 40,800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.80% 47.21% 48.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26,787 26,970 34,232
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,155 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.72% -1.69% +6.38%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in London

User Experience
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for User Experience in London

User Experience
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in London over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in London

User Experience
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 20 April 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
Central London -4 759 £60,000 +9.09% 147
West London +32 190 £53,500 +1.90% 115
South London -2 61 £50,000 -16.67% 8
East London 0 35 £42,500 +13.33% 44
North London +2 9 £55,000 -8.33% 3
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing User Experience also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 1,770 (48.27%) Agile Software Development
2 1,440 (39.27%) JavaScript
3 1,266 (34.52%) HTML
4 1,202 (32.78%) CSS
5 686 (18.71%) AngularJS
6 677 (18.46%) Finance
7 662 (18.05%) HTML5
8 625 (17.04%) Front End Development
9 606 (16.53%) Degree
10 592 (16.14%) Scrum
11 566 (15.43%) Wireframes
12 518 (14.13%) SQL
13 513 (13.99%) React
14 494 (13.47%) Analytics
15 492 (13.42%) Java
16 484 (13.20%) Mobile App
17 476 (12.98%) CSS3
18 474 (12.93%) Git (software)
19 466 (12.71%) TDD
20 454 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
21 426 (11.62%) C#
22 416 (11.34%) .NET
23 409 (11.15%) E-Commerce
24 408 (11.13%) Web Development
25 393 (10.72%) jQuery
25 393 (10.72%) Node.js
26 373 (10.17%) Adobe
27 362 (9.87%) Marketing
28 356 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
29 355 (9.68%) Prototyping

User Experience
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:

Application Platforms
1 210 (5.73%) CMS
2 103 (2.81%) SharePoint
3 79 (2.15%) Tomcat
4 73 (1.99%) Confluence
5 69 (1.88%) WordPress
6 55 (1.50%) EPiServer
7 46 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
8 39 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
9 35 (0.95%) Umbraco
10 34 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
11 33 (0.90%) Mule
12 32 (0.87%) Drupal
13 31 (0.85%) Apache Spark
14 30 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
15 29 (0.79%) Apache
16 26 (0.71%) Marvel
17 18 (0.49%) IIS
17 18 (0.49%) Skype for Business
18 16 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 16 (0.44%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 208 (5.67%) Photoshop
2 185 (5.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 161 (4.39%) InVision
4 113 (3.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 104 (2.84%) OmniGraffle
6 61 (1.66%) Microsoft Office
7 48 (1.31%) Microsoft Excel
8 37 (1.01%) InDesign
9 30 (0.82%) InfoPath
10 28 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 20 (0.55%) UXPin
12 19 (0.52%) MS Visio
13 16 (0.44%) Fireworks
14 14 (0.38%) Adobe After Effects
15 13 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
16 11 (0.30%) GIMP
17 9 (0.25%) SPSS
18 6 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
19 5 (0.14%) Chatbot
19 5 (0.14%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 39 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.71%) Eloqua
3 23 (0.63%) Magento
4 6 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (0.16%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
5 5 (0.14%) Shopify
6 4 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.082%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.082%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.055%) Bond Adapt
8 2 (0.055%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.055%) RMDS
9 1 (0.027%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.027%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.027%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.027%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 315 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
2 248 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 145 (3.95%) Office 365
4 125 (3.41%) SaaS
5 122 (3.33%) npm
6 115 (3.14%) GitHub
7 93 (2.54%) Google Analytics
8 80 (2.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 58 (1.58%) PaaS
10 47 (1.28%) Adobe Analytics
10 47 (1.28%) IaaS
11 43 (1.17%) Slack
12 31 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
13 26 (0.71%) AdWords
14 24 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
15 23 (0.63%) Heroku
16 22 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
17 18 (0.49%) Trello
18 13 (0.35%) Amazon S3
18 13 (0.35%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 93 (2.54%) HTTP
2 71 (1.94%) Internet
3 23 (0.63%) Firewall
4 20 (0.55%) DNS
4 20 (0.55%) Remote Desktop
5 15 (0.41%) Skype
5 15 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 12 (0.33%) Broadband
7 11 (0.30%) Intranet
8 10 (0.27%) DAB
8 10 (0.27%) SAN
8 10 (0.27%) VPN
9 9 (0.25%) Software-Defined Networking
10 8 (0.22%) Network Security
11 7 (0.19%) VoIP
12 6 (0.16%) FTP
12 6 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
12 6 (0.16%) SMS
13 5 (0.14%) SSL
13 5 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 151 (4.12%) NoSQL
3 139 (3.79%) Big Data
4 122 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 113 (3.08%) MySQL
6 106 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
7 52 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
8 48 (1.31%) Relational Database
9 44 (1.20%) Hadoop
10 39 (1.06%) Couchbase
11 38 (1.04%) Blockchain
12 33 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 31 (0.85%) Redis
13 31 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 28 (0.76%) Cosmos DB
15 27 (0.74%) Power BI
16 26 (0.71%) Spotfire
17 19 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 19 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 474 (12.93%) Git (software)
2 214 (5.84%) JIRA
3 200 (5.45%) Axure RP
4 176 (4.80%) gulp
5 173 (4.72%) webpack
6 155 (4.23%) Visual Studio
7 140 (3.82%) Selenium
8 127 (3.46%) Jenkins
9 116 (3.16%) Grunt
10 113 (3.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 100 (2.73%) Mocha
12 88 (2.40%) Karma Test Runner
13 84 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
14 79 (2.15%) Jasmine
15 59 (1.61%) JUnit
15 59 (1.61%) TeamCity
16 58 (1.58%) Bower
17 57 (1.55%) Protractor
18 53 (1.45%) Subversion
19 51 (1.39%) Babel
General
1 677 (18.46%) Finance
2 362 (9.87%) Marketing
3 277 (7.55%) Retail
4 183 (4.99%) Games
5 156 (4.25%) Advertising
6 151 (4.12%) Banking
7 67 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 63 (1.72%) Law
9 56 (1.53%) Legal
10 47 (1.28%) Front Office
11 40 (1.09%) Publishing
12 39 (1.06%) Financial Institution
13 35 (0.95%) Investment Banking
14 31 (0.85%) Manufacturing
15 25 (0.68%) Back Office
16 23 (0.63%) Electronics
17 12 (0.33%) Retail Banking
18 11 (0.30%) Russian Language
19 9 (0.25%) Multimedia
19 9 (0.25%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1,461 (39.84%) Developer
2 636 (17.34%) Designer
3 463 (12.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 437 (11.92%) UX Designer
5 278 (7.58%) Senior Developer
6 241 (6.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 223 (6.08%) Analyst
8 208 (5.67%) UI Designer
9 196 (5.34%) Product Manager
10 184 (5.02%) Senior Designer
11 158 (4.31%) UI/UX Designer
12 155 (4.23%) C# Developer
12 155 (4.23%) React Developer
13 146 (3.98%) .NET Developer
14 137 (3.74%) Senior UX Designer
15 129 (3.52%) Architect
16 123 (3.35%) Software Engineer
17 115 (3.14%) Business Analyst
18 114 (3.11%) Angular Developer
19 109 (2.97%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,266 (34.52%) HTML
2 1,202 (32.78%) CSS
3 686 (18.71%) AngularJS
4 662 (18.05%) HTML5
5 513 (13.99%) React
6 476 (12.98%) CSS3
7 416 (11.34%) .NET
8 393 (10.72%) jQuery
8 393 (10.72%) Node.js
9 321 (8.75%) Sass
10 296 (8.07%) REST
11 228 (6.22%) ASP.NET
12 227 (6.19%) Redux
13 219 (5.97%) RESTful
13 219 (5.97%) Web Services
14 179 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 157 (4.28%) Vue (Vue.js)
16 143 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
17 141 (3.85%) Backbone.js
18 134 (3.65%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 484 (13.20%) Mobile App
2 356 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 279 (7.61%) Fintech
4 252 (6.87%) Computer Science
5 209 (5.70%) Greenfield Project
6 112 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
7 89 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
8 83 (2.26%) Social Media
9 75 (2.05%) Data Structures
10 72 (1.96%) Algorithms
11 69 (1.88%) Graphic Design
11 69 (1.88%) Management Information System
12 66 (1.80%) Smartphone
13 46 (1.25%) Virtual Team
14 42 (1.15%) Cloud Native
15 38 (1.04%) Animation
16 35 (0.95%) Online Games
17 32 (0.87%) iPad
18 30 (0.82%) Digital Media
18 30 (0.82%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 347 (9.46%) Apple iOS
2 327 (8.92%) Android
3 200 (5.45%) Linux
4 139 (3.79%) Windows
5 45 (1.23%) Windows 10
6 44 (1.20%) Unix
7 35 (0.95%) Windows 7
8 18 (0.49%) Windows Server
9 11 (0.30%) Mac OS
9 11 (0.30%) Windows 8
10 10 (0.27%) Nucleus RTOS
10 10 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.25%) Debian
11 9 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.082%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.055%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.055%) Solaris
15 1 (0.027%) CentOS
15 1 (0.027%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,770 (48.27%) Agile Software Development
2 625 (17.04%) Front End Development
3 592 (16.14%) Scrum
4 566 (15.43%) Wireframes
5 494 (13.47%) Analytics
6 466 (12.71%) TDD
7 454 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
8 409 (11.15%) E-Commerce
9 408 (11.13%) Web Development
10 355 (9.68%) Prototyping
11 349 (9.52%) MVC
12 330 (9.00%) Software Engineering
13 282 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
14 281 (7.66%) BDD
15 271 (7.39%) DevOps
16 266 (7.25%) Mentoring
17 258 (7.04%) Test Automation
18 251 (6.84%) User Stories
19 247 (6.74%) OO
20 237 (6.46%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1,440 (39.27%) JavaScript
2 518 (14.13%) SQL
3 492 (13.42%) Java
4 426 (11.62%) C#
5 245 (6.68%) Python
6 210 (5.73%) PHP
7 188 (5.13%) ES6
8 136 (3.71%) Apple Swift
9 118 (3.22%) Ruby
10 115 (3.14%) Objective-C
11 111 (3.03%) TypeScript
12 63 (1.72%) Scala
13 62 (1.69%) Java 8
14 51 (1.39%) T-SQL
15 46 (1.25%) PowerShell
16 44 (1.20%) C
17 43 (1.17%) C++
18 34 (0.93%) R
19 29 (0.79%) Bash Shell
19 29 (0.79%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 606 (16.53%) Degree
2 98 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 49 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 46 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (1.06%) SAFe Agilist
6 32 (0.87%) Master's Degree
7 25 (0.68%) MCAD
7 25 (0.68%) MCPD
7 25 (0.68%) MCSD
7 25 (0.68%) MCTS
8 21 (0.57%) ISEB
9 20 (0.55%) ISTQB
10 17 (0.46%) DV Cleared
11 16 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (0.44%) MCSE
12 12 (0.33%) MCSA
13 10 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.27%) PMP
14 9 (0.25%) CCIE
14 9 (0.25%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 293 (7.99%) QA
2 37 (1.01%) WCAG
3 26 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 20 (0.55%) SLA
5 16 (0.44%) PMO
6 11 (0.30%) GDPR
7 6 (0.16%) PSD2
8 5 (0.14%) GCP
8 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.14%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.082%) WAI
10 1 (0.027%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.027%) MiFID
10 1 (0.027%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 97 (2.65%) Docker
2 60 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 50 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 34 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
5 34 (0.93%) XenDesktop
6 25 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
7 21 (0.57%) XenApp
8 19 (0.52%) BitLocker
9 9 (0.25%) Firmware
10 7 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.16%) VMware NSX
12 3 (0.082%) Hyper-V
12 3 (0.082%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.055%) vSphere
14 1 (0.027%) ACF2
14 1 (0.027%) Apache Flume
14 1 (0.027%) LXC
14 1 (0.027%) Varnish
14 1 (0.027%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 51 (1.39%) SCCM
2 45 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 27 (0.74%) SCOrch
4 21 (0.57%) SCVMM
4 21 (0.57%) Terraform
5 20 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 20 (0.55%) SCDPM
5 20 (0.55%) SCSM
6 19 (0.52%) Kubernetes
7 17 (0.46%) Ansible
8 16 (0.44%) Puppet
8 16 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
9 14 (0.38%) vCenter Server
10 11 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (0.30%) SCOM
11 7 (0.19%) vRealize
11 7 (0.19%) WSUS
12 6 (0.16%) cPanel
12 6 (0.16%) HockeyApp
12 6 (0.16%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 373 (10.17%) Adobe
2 336 (9.16%) Microsoft
3 204 (5.56%) Google
4 97 (2.65%) Apple
5 80 (2.18%) Oracle
6 69 (1.88%) Sitecore
7 60 (1.64%) VMware
8 58 (1.58%) Tableau
9 54 (1.47%) Capita
10 53 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
11 49 (1.34%) Alias
11 49 (1.34%) Citrix
12 44 (1.20%) SAP
13 38 (1.04%) Splunk
14 33 (0.90%) AppDynamics
15 26 (0.71%) Xamarin
16 25 (0.68%) Omniture
16 25 (0.68%) Optimizely
17 24 (0.65%) MobileIron
18 23 (0.63%) Marketo