Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > London
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 52 58
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 +13
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 3,802 4,251 4,133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 5.48% 5.74% 5.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.28% 11.60% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,683 3,130 3,452
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £37,250 £36,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +10.00%

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 33,710 36,658 38,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.59% 49.52% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26,076 26,811 32,957
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -12 706 £60,000 +4.35% 182
West London +4 159 £52,500 -4.55% 103
South London -10 63 £50,000 -13.04% 15
East London +7 53 £65,000 +52.94% 56
North London +8 12 £55,000 - 7
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 2,001 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 1,379 (36.27%) JavaScript
3 1,312 (34.51%) HTML
4 1,215 (31.96%) CSS
5 844 (22.20%) Finance
6 708 (18.62%) Degree
7 701 (18.44%) Scrum
8 643 (16.91%) AngularJS
9 632 (16.62%) Analytics
10 629 (16.54%) HTML5
11 605 (15.91%) Front End Development
12 576 (15.15%) Wireframes
13 567 (14.91%) Problem-Solving
14 563 (14.81%) TDD
15 549 (14.44%) Java
16 531 (13.97%) React
17 528 (13.89%) Git (software)
18 490 (12.89%) SQL
19 472 (12.41%) Marketing
20 470 (12.36%) CSS3
21 462 (12.15%) Prototyping
22 458 (12.05%) Web Development
23 445 (11.70%) Adobe
24 443 (11.65%) Mobile App
25 424 (11.15%) C#
26 412 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
27 404 (10.63%) .NET
28 388 (10.21%) Node.js
29 376 (9.89%) Software Engineering
30 366 (9.63%) E-Commerce

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
1 225 (5.92%) CMS
2 108 (2.84%) Confluence
3 102 (2.68%) WordPress
4 73 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 68 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
6 56 (1.47%) EPiServer
7 50 (1.32%) Tomcat
8 47 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
9 45 (1.18%) Apache Spark
10 39 (1.03%) Drupal
11 38 (1.00%) Mule
12 36 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 35 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
14 29 (0.76%) IIS
14 29 (0.76%) Marvel
14 29 (0.76%) Umbraco
15 26 (0.68%) MS Exchange
16 24 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
17 19 (0.50%) Apache
18 15 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 214 (5.63%) InVision
2 206 (5.42%) Photoshop
3 161 (4.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 140 (3.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 103 (2.71%) OmniGraffle
6 37 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
7 30 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
8 24 (0.63%) Adobe After Effects
9 23 (0.60%) MS Visio
10 20 (0.53%) Chatbot
10 20 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 19 (0.50%) InfoPath
12 16 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
13 14 (0.37%) InDesign
14 11 (0.29%) UXPin
15 8 (0.21%) Fireworks
16 6 (0.16%) Pixate
16 6 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
17 4 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
17 4 (0.11%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 58 (1.53%) Magento
2 42 (1.10%) Eloqua
3 22 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (0.55%) SAP Hybris
5 15 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
7 5 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
7 5 (0.13%) Shopify
8 4 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
8 4 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.11%) Postilion
8 4 (0.11%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.11%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.079%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.079%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.079%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.079%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.079%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (0.079%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 332 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
2 241 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 121 (3.18%) Office 365
4 120 (3.16%) npm
5 117 (3.08%) SaaS
6 113 (2.97%) GitHub
7 107 (2.81%) Google Analytics
8 83 (2.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 56 (1.47%) PaaS
10 54 (1.42%) Adobe Analytics
11 49 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
11 49 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
12 47 (1.24%) IaaS
12 47 (1.24%) Slack
13 30 (0.79%) Serverless
14 22 (0.58%) Trello
15 21 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
16 16 (0.42%) Heroku
17 15 (0.39%) Amazon S3
17 15 (0.39%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 74 (1.95%) Internet
2 50 (1.32%) HTTP
3 35 (0.92%) Firewall
4 22 (0.58%) DNS
5 18 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 17 (0.45%) DAB
7 16 (0.42%) Skype
8 14 (0.37%) Intranet
9 13 (0.34%) VPN
10 10 (0.26%) LTE
11 9 (0.24%) SAN
11 9 (0.24%) VoIP
11 9 (0.24%) Wireless
12 7 (0.18%) 3G
12 7 (0.18%) BGP
12 7 (0.18%) Unified Communications
12 7 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.16%) FTP
13 6 (0.16%) IP Telephony
13 6 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 172 (4.52%) NoSQL
3 164 (4.31%) Big Data
4 124 (3.26%) MongoDB
5 118 (3.10%) MySQL
6 73 (1.92%) Blockchain
7 69 (1.81%) Relational Database
8 67 (1.76%) Hadoop
9 56 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
9 56 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 52 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
11 47 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 43 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 40 (1.05%) Power BI
14 39 (1.03%) Couchbase
15 31 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
16 26 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
17 25 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 21 (0.55%) Redis
19 18 (0.47%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 528 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 246 (6.47%) JIRA
3 192 (5.05%) Axure RP
4 177 (4.66%) gulp
5 165 (4.34%) Selenium
6 163 (4.29%) webpack
7 137 (3.60%) Jenkins
8 136 (3.58%) Visual Studio
9 131 (3.45%) Grunt
10 108 (2.84%) Mocha
11 104 (2.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 90 (2.37%) Jasmine
13 88 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
14 80 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
15 75 (1.97%) Karma Test Runner
16 72 (1.89%) Protractor
17 71 (1.87%) TeamCity
18 63 (1.66%) Maven
19 56 (1.47%) Gradle
20 54 (1.42%) Babel
General
1 844 (22.20%) Finance
2 472 (12.41%) Marketing
3 296 (7.79%) Retail
4 220 (5.79%) Banking
5 180 (4.73%) Games
6 125 (3.29%) Advertising
7 77 (2.03%) Telecoms
8 76 (2.00%) Financial Institution
9 75 (1.97%) Front Office
9 75 (1.97%) Publishing
10 74 (1.95%) Investment Banking
11 51 (1.34%) Law
12 45 (1.18%) Legal
13 21 (0.55%) Back Office
14 15 (0.39%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.32%) Electronics
16 11 (0.29%) Japanese Language
16 11 (0.29%) Multimedia
17 10 (0.26%) Billing
17 10 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,476 (38.82%) Developer
2 630 (16.57%) Designer
3 465 (12.23%) UX Designer
4 446 (11.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 270 (7.10%) Senior Developer
6 206 (5.42%) Analyst
6 206 (5.42%) JavaScript Developer
7 198 (5.21%) UI Designer
8 189 (4.97%) C# Developer
9 187 (4.92%) Product Manager
10 164 (4.31%) Architect
11 160 (4.21%) UI/UX Designer
12 157 (4.13%) Senior Designer
13 154 (4.05%) .NET Developer
14 152 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
15 148 (3.89%) Software Engineer
16 147 (3.87%) React Developer
17 126 (3.31%) Web Developer
18 124 (3.26%) Senior UX Designer
19 120 (3.16%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,312 (34.51%) HTML
2 1,215 (31.96%) CSS
3 643 (16.91%) AngularJS
4 629 (16.54%) HTML5
5 531 (13.97%) React
6 470 (12.36%) CSS3
7 404 (10.63%) .NET
8 388 (10.21%) Node.js
9 354 (9.31%) jQuery
10 338 (8.89%) Sass
11 259 (6.81%) RESTful
12 251 (6.60%) REST
13 246 (6.47%) Web Services
14 214 (5.63%) Redux
15 213 (5.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 181 (4.76%) JSON
17 159 (4.18%) ASP.NET
18 152 (4.00%) LESS
19 140 (3.68%) Backbone.js
20 128 (3.37%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 443 (11.65%) Mobile App
2 412 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
3 328 (8.63%) Fintech
4 290 (7.63%) Computer Science
5 157 (4.13%) Greenfield Project
6 143 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
7 70 (1.84%) Management Information System
8 66 (1.74%) Virtual Team
9 65 (1.71%) Data Structures
10 61 (1.60%) Social Media
11 60 (1.58%) Graphic Design
12 59 (1.55%) Algorithms
13 53 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
13 53 (1.39%) Smartphone
14 48 (1.26%) Cloud Native
15 47 (1.24%) Cyberthreat
15 47 (1.24%) Hedge funds
16 37 (0.97%) Blackberry
17 36 (0.95%) IVR
18 31 (0.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 305 (8.02%) Android
2 297 (7.81%) Apple iOS
3 161 (4.23%) Linux
4 156 (4.10%) Windows
5 44 (1.16%) Unix
6 41 (1.08%) Windows 10
7 32 (0.84%) Windows Server
8 27 (0.71%) Windows 7
9 15 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.32%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 10 (0.26%) Nucleus RTOS
13 8 (0.21%) Debian
14 3 (0.079%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.053%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.026%) CentOS
16 1 (0.026%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.026%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,001 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 701 (18.44%) Scrum
3 632 (16.62%) Analytics
4 605 (15.91%) Front End Development
5 576 (15.15%) Wireframes
6 567 (14.91%) Problem-Solving
7 563 (14.81%) TDD
8 462 (12.15%) Prototyping
9 458 (12.05%) Web Development
10 376 (9.89%) Software Engineering
11 366 (9.63%) E-Commerce
12 347 (9.13%) Mentoring
13 341 (8.97%) Test Automation
14 323 (8.50%) BDD
15 312 (8.21%) Responsive Web Design
16 308 (8.10%) MVC
17 299 (7.86%) Project Management
18 291 (7.65%) DevOps
18 291 (7.65%) User Stories
19 266 (7.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1,379 (36.27%) JavaScript
2 549 (14.44%) Java
3 490 (12.89%) SQL
4 424 (11.15%) C#
5 232 (6.10%) PHP
6 226 (5.94%) Python
7 197 (5.18%) ES6
8 93 (2.45%) Apple Swift
8 93 (2.45%) TypeScript
9 92 (2.42%) C++
10 77 (2.03%) PowerShell
11 75 (1.97%) Objective-C
12 73 (1.92%) T-SQL
13 63 (1.66%) Ruby
14 62 (1.63%) Java 8
15 60 (1.58%) C
16 57 (1.50%) Scala
17 45 (1.18%) Kotlin
18 31 (0.82%) ES7
19 24 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 708 (18.62%) Degree
2 116 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 74 (1.95%) Master's Degree
4 47 (1.24%) Security Cleared
5 39 (1.03%) SAFe Agilist
6 29 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (0.63%) ISTQB
8 17 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
8 17 (0.45%) SC Cleared
9 16 (0.42%) ISEB
9 16 (0.42%) MCAD
9 16 (0.42%) MCPD
9 16 (0.42%) MCSD
9 16 (0.42%) MCTS
10 14 (0.37%) DV Cleared
11 13 (0.34%) PhD
12 9 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.24%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 356 (9.36%) QA
2 35 (0.92%) WCAG
3 21 (0.55%) SLA
4 18 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.32%) GCP
6 9 (0.24%) WAI
7 8 (0.21%) PSD2
8 5 (0.13%) GDPR
8 5 (0.13%) PMO
9 4 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
10 3 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.079%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.053%) SEPA
12 1 (0.026%) Section 508
System Software
1 144 (3.79%) Docker
2 67 (1.76%) Active Directory
3 42 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (0.34%) BitLocker
7 12 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
8 11 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (0.26%) Firmware
9 10 (0.26%) XenApp
9 10 (0.26%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.21%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.13%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.13%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.11%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.053%) XenServer
14 1 (0.026%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.026%) RACF
14 1 (0.026%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (1.13%) Kubernetes
2 36 (0.95%) Microsoft Intune
2 36 (0.95%) Terraform
3 29 (0.76%) Ansible
3 29 (0.76%) SCCM
4 27 (0.71%) Puppet
5 21 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (0.39%) HockeyApp
6 15 (0.39%) SCOrch
7 13 (0.34%) WSUS
8 11 (0.29%) Graphite
9 10 (0.26%) Perfmon
9 10 (0.26%) vRealize
9 10 (0.26%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 10 (0.26%) WMI
10 8 (0.21%) AirWatch
10 8 (0.21%) Grafana
10 8 (0.21%) logstash
11 7 (0.18%) cPanel
12 6 (0.16%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 445 (11.70%) Adobe
2 300 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 233 (6.13%) Google
4 111 (2.92%) Apple
5 101 (2.66%) Oracle
6 94 (2.47%) Sitecore
7 67 (1.76%) Optimizely
8 59 (1.55%) Alias
9 57 (1.50%) Omniture
9 57 (1.50%) VMware
10 50 (1.32%) SAP
10 50 (1.32%) Tableau
11 45 (1.18%) Splunk
12 40 (1.05%) Marketo
13 39 (1.03%) Citrix
13 39 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
14 38 (1.00%) hybris
15 34 (0.89%) AppDynamics
15 34 (0.89%) Capita
16 29 (0.76%) MobileIron