Period
to 29 March 2020

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 29 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > London
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 47 53
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 +2
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 2,890 3,344 3,604
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 5.93% 5.44% 5.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.34% 13.10% 12.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,404 2,621 2,867
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £88,375 £93,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 20,158 25,530 29,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.34% 41.49% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15,560 19,967 23,490
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in London

User Experience
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing User Experience in London.

Salary trend for User Experience in London

User Experience
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Experience in London over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

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 29 March 2020. 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 +16 734 £65,000 - 139
West London +5 142 £60,000 +4.35% 40
South London +37 94 £56,500 +13.00% 7
East London -17 9 £65,000 +1.96% 32
North London -12 7 £50,000 - 8
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, 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 1,220 (42.21%) Agile Software Development
2 1,011 (34.98%) JavaScript
3 866 (29.97%) CSS
4 856 (29.62%) HTML
5 630 (21.80%) Finance
6 538 (18.62%) React
7 487 (16.85%) Front End Development
8 428 (14.81%) Scrum
9 418 (14.46%) Wireframes
10 403 (13.94%) AngularJS
11 390 (13.49%) Git (software)
12 389 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
13 383 (13.25%) HTML5
14 371 (12.84%) Fintech
15 357 (12.35%) Mobile App
16 344 (11.90%) Java
17 333 (11.52%) Degree
18 322 (11.14%) Analytics
19 298 (10.31%) Node.js
20 295 (10.21%) CSS3
21 292 (10.10%) Computer Science
22 289 (10.00%) Sketch
23 287 (9.93%) Marketing
23 287 (9.93%) C#
24 280 (9.69%) TDD
25 279 (9.65%) Software Engineering
26 272 (9.41%) DevOps
27 270 (9.34%) Apple iOS
28 264 (9.13%) Web Development
29 261 (9.03%) Android

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 98 (3.39%) CMS
2 36 (1.25%) Apache Spark
2 36 (1.25%) Confluence
3 29 (1.00%) WordPress
4 24 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 23 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
7 19 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
8 18 (0.62%) Umbraco
9 16 (0.55%) Drupal
10 12 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 8 (0.28%) Apache
11 8 (0.28%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.24%) Mule
12 7 (0.24%) SAS
13 6 (0.21%) ArcGIS
13 6 (0.21%) EPiServer
13 6 (0.21%) Skype for Business
14 5 (0.17%) nginx
15 4 (0.14%) IIS
Applications
1 289 (10.00%) Sketch
2 192 (6.64%) InVision
3 121 (4.19%) Photoshop
4 102 (3.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 56 (1.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 44 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
7 41 (1.42%) Adobe XD
8 40 (1.38%) Zeplin
9 36 (1.25%) Figma
10 32 (1.11%) Adobe After Effects
11 27 (0.93%) MS Visio
12 24 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
13 18 (0.62%) Adobe Premiere
13 18 (0.62%) InDesign
14 17 (0.59%) Chatbot
14 17 (0.59%) Marvel
14 17 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 10 (0.35%) UXPin
16 8 (0.28%) Fireworks
16 8 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 18 (0.62%) Shopify
2 17 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
3 14 (0.48%) Magento
4 9 (0.31%) SAP CO
4 9 (0.31%) SAP FI
4 9 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.28%) SAP ERP
6 6 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
6 6 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.17%) R3 Corda
7 5 (0.17%) SAP HCM
7 5 (0.17%) SessionCam
8 3 (0.10%) HFM
8 3 (0.10%) Oracle CRM On Demand
8 3 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.10%) SAP Payroll
9 2 (0.069%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.069%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 197 (6.82%) AWS
2 193 (6.68%) Azure
3 152 (5.26%) SaaS
4 70 (2.42%) npm
5 63 (2.18%) GCP
5 63 (2.18%) GitHub
6 61 (2.11%) Slack
7 60 (2.08%) Office 365
8 47 (1.63%) Serverless
9 46 (1.59%) PaaS
10 45 (1.56%) Google Analytics
11 44 (1.52%) Dropbox
12 31 (1.07%) IaaS
13 28 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
14 24 (0.83%) Amazon S3
14 24 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
14 24 (0.83%) Power Platform
15 20 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 14 (0.48%) Basecamp
17 13 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 101 (3.49%) Internet
2 43 (1.49%) Firewall
3 26 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 21 (0.73%) DNS
5 18 (0.62%) VPN
6 16 (0.55%) HTTP
7 15 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (0.35%) Intranet
8 10 (0.35%) VoIP
9 9 (0.31%) NetScaler
10 7 (0.24%) Network Security
10 7 (0.24%) Skype
11 5 (0.17%) LAN
12 4 (0.14%) WAN
12 4 (0.14%) Wireless
13 3 (0.10%) DHCP
13 3 (0.10%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.10%) MPLS
13 3 (0.10%) OSPF
14 2 (0.069%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (3.81%) Relational Database
2 106 (3.67%) SQL Server
3 96 (3.32%) Big Data
3 96 (3.32%) MySQL
4 86 (2.98%) NoSQL
5 61 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (0.83%) Redis
7 22 (0.76%) MongoDB
8 21 (0.73%) Blockchain
8 21 (0.73%) Power BI
8 21 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (0.69%) Hadoop
10 17 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (0.42%) SAP HANA
13 11 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
14 9 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (0.28%) Cosmos DB
15 8 (0.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 390 (13.49%) Git (software)
2 154 (5.33%) JIRA
3 119 (4.12%) webpack
4 99 (3.43%) Jenkins
5 80 (2.77%) Axure RP
6 64 (2.21%) Bitbucket
7 58 (2.01%) Jasmine
7 58 (2.01%) Xcode
8 54 (1.87%) gulp
9 53 (1.83%) Selenium
10 43 (1.49%) TeamCity
11 42 (1.45%) Balsamiq
12 39 (1.35%) Karma Test Runner
13 38 (1.31%) Grunt
13 38 (1.31%) Mocha
13 38 (1.31%) Protractor
14 32 (1.11%) Cucumber
14 32 (1.11%) Maven
15 30 (1.04%) fastlane
16 29 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 630 (21.80%) Finance
2 287 (9.93%) Marketing
3 221 (7.65%) Retail
4 138 (4.78%) Banking
5 99 (3.43%) Games
6 71 (2.46%) Advertising
7 46 (1.59%) Public Sector
8 37 (1.28%) Law
9 29 (1.00%) Back Office
10 26 (0.90%) Telecoms
11 24 (0.83%) Front Office
11 24 (0.83%) Legal
12 21 (0.73%) Automotive
12 21 (0.73%) Publishing
13 14 (0.48%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.35%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.24%) Billing
16 7 (0.24%) Electronics
16 7 (0.24%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 1,184 (40.97%) Developer
2 580 (20.07%) Designer
3 390 (13.49%) UX Designer
4 385 (13.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 316 (10.93%) Senior Developer
6 233 (8.06%) UI Designer
7 192 (6.64%) UI/UX Designer
8 189 (6.54%) React Developer
9 162 (5.61%) Senior Designer
10 146 (5.05%) Product Manager
11 142 (4.91%) Analyst
11 142 (4.91%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 120 (4.15%) JavaScript Developer
13 116 (4.01%) Java Developer
14 113 (3.91%) C# Developer
15 109 (3.77%) Full Stack Developer
16 107 (3.70%) Business Analyst
17 101 (3.49%) iOS Developer
17 101 (3.49%) Junior
18 99 (3.43%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 866 (29.97%) CSS
2 856 (29.62%) HTML
3 538 (18.62%) React
4 403 (13.94%) AngularJS
5 383 (13.25%) HTML5
6 298 (10.31%) Node.js
7 295 (10.21%) CSS3
8 228 (7.89%) .NET
9 213 (7.37%) Sass
10 207 (7.16%) Redux
11 190 (6.57%) jQuery
12 186 (6.44%) REST
13 159 (5.50%) RESTful
14 136 (4.71%) Vue.js
15 120 (4.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 112 (3.88%) Web Services
17 89 (3.08%) Spring
18 87 (3.01%) Jest
19 77 (2.66%) LESS
20 76 (2.63%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 357 (12.35%) Mobile App
2 221 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
3 137 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
4 119 (4.12%) Algorithms
5 104 (3.60%) Data Structures
6 90 (3.11%) Hedge funds
7 86 (2.98%) Greenfield Project
8 76 (2.63%) Derivative
9 48 (1.66%) Management Information System
10 46 (1.59%) Animation
11 42 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
12 35 (1.21%) Graphic Design
13 33 (1.14%) Client/Server
14 31 (1.07%) Smartphone
15 29 (1.00%) Virtual Team
15 29 (1.00%) W3C
16 28 (0.97%) Social Media
17 24 (0.83%) Blog
18 22 (0.76%) Online Banking
19 19 (0.66%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 270 (9.34%) Apple iOS
2 261 (9.03%) Android
3 106 (3.67%) Windows
4 99 (3.43%) Linux
5 39 (1.35%) Mac OS
6 32 (1.11%) Windows 10
7 23 (0.80%) tvOS
8 20 (0.69%) Unix
9 13 (0.45%) Windows Server
10 9 (0.31%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.28%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.21%) CentOS
12 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2016
13 5 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.10%) Debian
15 2 (0.069%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.035%) Fedora
16 1 (0.035%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,220 (42.21%) Agile Software Development
2 487 (16.85%) Front End Development
3 428 (14.81%) Scrum
4 418 (14.46%) Wireframes
5 389 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
6 371 (12.84%) Fintech
7 322 (11.14%) Analytics
8 292 (10.10%) Computer Science
9 280 (9.69%) TDD
10 279 (9.65%) Software Engineering
11 272 (9.41%) DevOps
12 264 (9.13%) Web Development
13 258 (8.93%) Mentoring
14 257 (8.89%) E-Commerce
15 240 (8.30%) User Stories
16 230 (7.96%) Prototyping
17 204 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
18 198 (6.85%) OO
18 198 (6.85%) Visualisation
19 174 (6.02%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1,011 (34.98%) JavaScript
2 344 (11.90%) Java
3 287 (9.93%) C#
4 249 (8.62%) SQL
5 223 (7.72%) TypeScript
6 215 (7.44%) Python
7 181 (6.26%) PHP
8 147 (5.09%) ES6
9 116 (4.01%) Apple Swift
10 96 (3.32%) Objective-C
11 79 (2.73%) Kotlin
12 78 (2.70%) C++
13 75 (2.60%) C
14 62 (2.15%) R
15 53 (1.83%) Ruby
16 41 (1.42%) Java 8
16 41 (1.42%) PowerShell
17 36 (1.25%) Bash Shell
18 32 (1.11%) ES7
19 31 (1.07%) Go
Qualifications
1 333 (11.52%) Degree
2 112 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (1.11%) Master's Degree
4 16 (0.55%) CISM
5 15 (0.52%) CISSP
5 15 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (0.42%) Security Cleared
7 11 (0.38%) AWS Certification
7 11 (0.38%) PMI Certification
7 11 (0.38%) SAP Certification
8 10 (0.35%) CIPD
8 10 (0.35%) PMP
9 7 (0.24%) PhD
10 6 (0.21%) ISEB
10 6 (0.21%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.17%) MBA
12 4 (0.14%) CCNA
12 4 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.14%) CSPO
13 3 (0.10%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 233 (8.06%) QA
2 9 (0.31%) GDPR
3 8 (0.28%) PMO
4 7 (0.24%) NIST
4 7 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
5 6 (0.21%) WCAG
6 3 (0.10%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.069%) SLA
8 1 (0.035%) NCSC
System Software
1 191 (6.61%) Docker
2 41 (1.42%) XenApp
2 41 (1.42%) XenDesktop
3 36 (1.25%) Active Directory
4 19 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.17%) Firmware
7 4 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.069%) ACF2
8 2 (0.069%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.069%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.069%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.069%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.035%) RACF
Systems Management
1 109 (3.77%) Kubernetes
2 52 (1.80%) SCCM
3 30 (1.04%) Terraform
4 28 (0.97%) Puppet
5 22 (0.76%) Ansible
6 14 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
7 10 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
8 9 (0.31%) Grafana
9 7 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (0.24%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.14%) HP ALM
11 4 (0.14%) Kibana
12 3 (0.10%) cPanel
12 3 (0.10%) SCOM
13 2 (0.069%) Cisco CUCM
13 2 (0.069%) Perfmon
13 2 (0.069%) SCOrch
13 2 (0.069%) WSUS
Vendors
1 235 (8.13%) Adobe
2 172 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 113 (3.91%) Google
4 68 (2.35%) Apple
5 50 (1.73%) SAP
6 49 (1.70%) Citrix
7 44 (1.52%) CrowdStrike
8 29 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
9 23 (0.80%) Oracle
10 22 (0.76%) VMware
11 21 (0.73%) Sitecore
12 18 (0.62%) Facebook
13 16 (0.55%) Xamarin
14 15 (0.52%) IBM
14 15 (0.52%) Tableau
15 13 (0.45%) HP
15 13 (0.45%) Red Hat
16 11 (0.38%) ServiceNow
17 10 (0.35%) MobileIron
17 10 (0.35%) WorldPay