Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > London
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 56 60
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 +5
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 3,769 3,348 4,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 5.38% 4.79% 4.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.33% 10.44% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,923 2,709 3,390
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £78,750
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 33,255 32,059 40,902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.43% 45.85% 47.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26,325 26,886 33,806
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,684
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.06% +1.24%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +10 770 £60,000 +9.09% 142
West London +11 187 £52,500 -2.33% 144
South London +20 66 £52,500 -4.55% 12
East London -10 41 £52,500 +0.48% 35
North London -3 8 £47,000 +44.62% 12
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 1,740 (46.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1,502 (39.85%) JavaScript
3 1,306 (34.65%) HTML
4 1,277 (33.88%) CSS
5 743 (19.71%) AngularJS
6 741 (19.66%) Finance
7 707 (18.76%) HTML5
8 639 (16.95%) Front End Development
9 584 (15.49%) Degree
10 568 (15.07%) Scrum
11 533 (14.14%) Wireframes
12 530 (14.06%) CSS3
13 526 (13.96%) React
14 523 (13.88%) SQL
15 504 (13.37%) Java
16 493 (13.08%) Mobile App
17 481 (12.76%) Git (software)
18 479 (12.71%) Analytics
19 478 (12.68%) E-Commerce
20 464 (12.31%) jQuery
21 459 (12.18%) C#
21 459 (12.18%) .NET
22 456 (12.10%) TDD
23 409 (10.85%) Marketing
24 395 (10.48%) Node.js
25 383 (10.16%) Web Development
26 373 (9.90%) MVC
27 368 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
28 367 (9.74%) Adobe
29 365 (9.68%) Sass

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
1 211 (5.60%) CMS
2 95 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 73 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
4 66 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 64 (1.70%) WordPress
6 54 (1.43%) Apache
7 48 (1.27%) Confluence
8 44 (1.17%) EPiServer
9 34 (0.90%) IIS
10 32 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
11 31 (0.82%) Apache Solr
12 30 (0.80%) Apache Spark
13 26 (0.69%) nginx
13 26 (0.69%) Skype for Business
14 24 (0.64%) Marvel
14 24 (0.64%) Umbraco
15 22 (0.58%) Drupal
16 17 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 17 (0.45%) MS Exchange
17 14 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 274 (7.27%) Photoshop
2 216 (5.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 178 (4.72%) InVision
4 124 (3.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 98 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
6 68 (1.80%) OmniGraffle
7 56 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
8 47 (1.25%) InDesign
9 43 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 23 (0.61%) UXPin
11 20 (0.53%) Fireworks
12 18 (0.48%) MS Visio
13 15 (0.40%) InfoPath
14 14 (0.37%) SPSS
15 12 (0.32%) GIMP
16 10 (0.27%) Chatbot
17 8 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
18 7 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
19 4 (0.11%) Moqups
19 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.56%) Magento
3 16 (0.42%) Eloqua
4 7 (0.19%) NetSuite
4 7 (0.19%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
6 4 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (0.11%) Shopify
6 4 (0.11%) VisionPLUS
7 3 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.053%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.053%) Bond Adapt
8 2 (0.053%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.053%) RMDS
8 2 (0.053%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.053%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.027%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 301 (7.99%) Amazon AWS
2 243 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 136 (3.61%) SaaS
4 112 (2.97%) Office 365
5 109 (2.89%) GitHub
6 93 (2.47%) npm
7 90 (2.39%) Google Analytics
8 81 (2.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 44 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 37 (0.98%) PaaS
11 35 (0.93%) IaaS
12 28 (0.74%) Adobe Analytics
13 26 (0.69%) AdWords
14 20 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
14 20 (0.53%) Slack
15 19 (0.50%) Trello
16 17 (0.45%) Heroku
17 16 (0.42%) Amazon S3
17 16 (0.42%) Google Play
18 15 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 96 (2.55%) HTTP
2 82 (2.18%) Internet
3 22 (0.58%) Firewall
3 22 (0.58%) Skype
4 19 (0.50%) DNS
5 16 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
6 15 (0.40%) Broadband
7 14 (0.37%) Intranet
8 13 (0.34%) FTP
9 10 (0.27%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.21%) Network Security
10 8 (0.21%) VoIP
10 8 (0.21%) VPN
10 8 (0.21%) WAN
11 7 (0.19%) LAN
11 7 (0.19%) Software-Defined Networking
12 6 (0.16%) DHCP
12 6 (0.16%) SAN
12 6 (0.16%) SSL
12 6 (0.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 183 (4.86%) Big Data
3 162 (4.30%) MySQL
4 115 (3.05%) MongoDB
5 109 (2.89%) NoSQL
6 107 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
7 60 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 58 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 51 (1.35%) Redis
10 36 (0.96%) Couchbase
11 33 (0.88%) Spotfire
12 29 (0.77%) Blockchain
13 28 (0.74%) Cosmos DB
14 24 (0.64%) RDBMS
15 21 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
16 19 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
16 19 (0.50%) Hadoop
16 19 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 18 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 17 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 481 (12.76%) Git (software)
2 182 (4.83%) gulp
3 177 (4.70%) Axure RP
4 173 (4.59%) JIRA
5 153 (4.06%) webpack
6 131 (3.48%) Visual Studio
7 125 (3.32%) Grunt
8 113 (3.00%) Selenium
9 107 (2.84%) Jenkins
10 89 (2.36%) Jasmine
11 83 (2.20%) Karma Test Runner
12 82 (2.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 78 (2.07%) Mocha
14 67 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
15 59 (1.57%) Subversion
16 55 (1.46%) TeamCity
17 54 (1.43%) Bitbucket
17 54 (1.43%) Bower
18 47 (1.25%) JUnit
19 45 (1.19%) Sinon.JS
General
1 741 (19.66%) Finance
2 409 (10.85%) Marketing
3 295 (7.83%) Retail
4 222 (5.89%) Banking
5 164 (4.35%) Games
6 119 (3.16%) Advertising
7 108 (2.87%) Investment Banking
8 94 (2.49%) Retail Banking
9 64 (1.70%) Law
9 64 (1.70%) Legal
10 59 (1.57%) Telecoms
11 45 (1.19%) Financial Institution
12 38 (1.01%) Front Office
13 33 (0.88%) Manufacturing
14 30 (0.80%) Back Office
14 30 (0.80%) Publishing
15 26 (0.69%) Electronics
16 14 (0.37%) Online Betting
17 13 (0.34%) Russian Language
18 11 (0.29%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 1,432 (37.99%) Developer
2 665 (17.64%) Designer
3 473 (12.55%) UX Designer
4 448 (11.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 276 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 257 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 237 (6.29%) UI Designer
8 227 (6.02%) Analyst
9 223 (5.92%) Product Manager
10 196 (5.20%) Senior Designer
11 183 (4.86%) UI/UX Designer
12 160 (4.25%) .NET Developer
13 158 (4.19%) C# Developer
14 140 (3.71%) React Developer
15 137 (3.63%) Senior UX Designer
16 134 (3.56%) HTML Developer
17 123 (3.26%) Architect
18 122 (3.24%) Software Engineer
19 121 (3.21%) Angular Developer
20 118 (3.13%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,306 (34.65%) HTML
2 1,277 (33.88%) CSS
3 743 (19.71%) AngularJS
4 707 (18.76%) HTML5
5 530 (14.06%) CSS3
6 526 (13.96%) React
7 464 (12.31%) jQuery
8 459 (12.18%) .NET
9 395 (10.48%) Node.js
10 365 (9.68%) Sass
11 300 (7.96%) REST
12 251 (6.66%) ASP.NET
13 209 (5.55%) RESTful
14 208 (5.52%) Web Services
15 202 (5.36%) Redux
16 186 (4.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 157 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
18 136 (3.61%) LESS
18 136 (3.61%) Vue (Vue.js)
19 128 (3.40%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 493 (13.08%) Mobile App
2 368 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 256 (6.79%) Greenfield Project
4 255 (6.77%) Computer Science
4 255 (6.77%) Fintech
5 114 (3.02%) Social Media
6 92 (2.44%) Algorithms
7 77 (2.04%) Data Structures
7 77 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
8 73 (1.94%) Graphic Design
9 66 (1.75%) Management Information System
10 44 (1.17%) Smartphone
11 39 (1.03%) Blog
12 35 (0.93%) Online Games
13 33 (0.88%) Animation
13 33 (0.88%) Cloud Native
14 31 (0.82%) W3C
15 30 (0.80%) Blackberry
16 29 (0.77%) Digital Media
17 28 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 355 (9.42%) Apple iOS
2 334 (8.86%) Android
3 212 (5.62%) Linux
4 190 (5.04%) Windows
5 55 (1.46%) Unix
5 55 (1.46%) Windows 7
6 45 (1.19%) Windows 10
7 37 (0.98%) Windows Server
8 24 (0.64%) Mac OS X
9 16 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (0.37%) Solaris
10 14 (0.37%) Windows 8
11 12 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (0.29%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.19%) Debian
14 5 (0.13%) Nucleus RTOS
15 3 (0.080%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.053%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.027%) CentOS
17 1 (0.027%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,740 (46.17%) Agile Software Development
2 639 (16.95%) Front End Development
3 568 (15.07%) Scrum
4 533 (14.14%) Wireframes
5 479 (12.71%) Analytics
6 478 (12.68%) E-Commerce
7 456 (12.10%) TDD
8 383 (10.16%) Web Development
9 373 (9.90%) MVC
10 346 (9.18%) Software Engineering
11 344 (9.13%) Prototyping
12 271 (7.19%) Mentoring
13 265 (7.03%) Responsive Web Design
14 263 (6.98%) BDD
14 263 (6.98%) OO
15 253 (6.71%) DevOps
16 221 (5.86%) Test Automation
17 220 (5.84%) Project Management
18 215 (5.70%) Microservices
19 209 (5.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1,502 (39.85%) JavaScript
2 523 (13.88%) SQL
3 504 (13.37%) Java
4 459 (12.18%) C#
5 252 (6.69%) Python
6 204 (5.41%) PHP
7 178 (4.72%) ES6
8 141 (3.74%) Ruby
9 125 (3.32%) Apple Swift
10 119 (3.16%) TypeScript
11 98 (2.60%) Objective-C
12 59 (1.57%) Scala
13 56 (1.49%) T-SQL
14 47 (1.25%) PowerShell
15 42 (1.11%) C++
16 41 (1.09%) R
17 37 (0.98%) C
17 37 (0.98%) VB.NET
18 36 (0.96%) Bash Shell
19 23 (0.61%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 584 (15.49%) Degree
2 109 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (1.03%) Security Cleared
5 37 (0.98%) Master's Degree
6 27 (0.72%) MCSE
7 19 (0.50%) ISEB
7 19 (0.50%) ISTQB
8 16 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (0.37%) DV Cleared
10 13 (0.34%) CCA
10 13 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
11 12 (0.32%) MCAD
11 12 (0.32%) MCPD
11 12 (0.32%) MCSD
11 12 (0.32%) MCTS
11 12 (0.32%) SC Cleared
12 10 (0.27%) MCSA
13 9 (0.24%) CCNA
13 9 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 308 (8.17%) QA
2 37 (0.98%) WCAG
3 21 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.40%) GDPR
4 15 (0.40%) SLA
5 14 (0.37%) PMO
6 12 (0.32%) GCP
7 7 (0.19%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.16%) PSD2
9 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.027%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.027%) GxP
10 1 (0.027%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.027%) MiFID
10 1 (0.027%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 113 (3.00%) Docker
2 77 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 69 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
5 43 (1.14%) XenDesktop
6 40 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 30 (0.80%) XenApp
8 19 (0.50%) BitLocker
8 19 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (0.24%) Firmware
11 7 (0.19%) Varnish
12 4 (0.11%) Terminal Server
12 4 (0.11%) VMware NSX
13 3 (0.080%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.053%) Hyper-V
14 2 (0.053%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.027%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.027%) vSphere
15 1 (0.027%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 63 (1.67%) SCCM
2 31 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
3 23 (0.61%) SCOrch
4 22 (0.58%) Puppet
4 22 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
5 19 (0.50%) vCenter Server
6 17 (0.45%) SCVMM
7 16 (0.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 16 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (0.42%) SCDPM
7 16 (0.42%) SCSM
8 15 (0.40%) AirWatch
8 15 (0.40%) Ansible
9 14 (0.37%) Kubernetes
9 14 (0.37%) SCOM
10 10 (0.27%) WSUS
11 9 (0.24%) Jamf Pro
12 8 (0.21%) Terraform
13 7 (0.19%) vRealize
14 6 (0.16%) Kibana
Vendors
1 367 (9.74%) Adobe
2 320 (8.49%) Microsoft
3 208 (5.52%) Google
4 94 (2.49%) VMware
5 87 (2.31%) Apple
5 87 (2.31%) Oracle
6 66 (1.75%) Citrix
6 66 (1.75%) Tableau
7 52 (1.38%) Sitecore
8 48 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
8 48 (1.27%) SAP
9 46 (1.22%) Capita
10 39 (1.03%) Alias
11 35 (0.93%) Ivanti
12 28 (0.74%) ServiceNow
13 27 (0.72%) Splunk
14 22 (0.58%) Facebook
15 21 (0.56%) McAfee
16 20 (0.53%) IBM
16 20 (0.53%) Xamarin