Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > London
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 53 59
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 4070 3767 4145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 5.51% 5.09% 4.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.22% 11.00% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3007 3062 3470
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 36273 34251 42299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.13% 46.28% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26335 29008 34906
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,272 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.23% +5.84% +1.82%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

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 10 December 2017.

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 10 December 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 +3 714 £60,000 +9.09% 68
West London +9 210 £52,500 - 25
South London -22 49 £53,000 -1.40% 5
East London -2 46 £51,250 -8.89% 17
North London -3 7 £47,000 +56.67% 3
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT jobs citing User Experience also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 1810 (44.47%) Agile Software Development
2 1533 (37.67%) JavaScript
3 1399 (34.37%) HTML
4 1336 (32.83%) CSS
5 1126 (27.67%) Finance
6 778 (19.12%) AngularJS
7 769 (18.89%) HTML5
8 674 (16.56%) Front End Development
9 600 (14.74%) Scrum
10 572 (14.05%) Banking
11 568 (13.96%) Degree
12 567 (13.93%) Java
13 559 (13.73%) Wireframes
14 551 (13.54%) Marketing
15 548 (13.46%) Git (software)
16 539 (13.24%) Analytics
17 532 (13.07%) CSS3
18 520 (12.78%) E-Commerce
19 513 (12.60%) React
20 503 (12.36%) SQL
21 494 (12.14%) TDD
22 473 (11.62%) jQuery
22 473 (11.62%) .NET
23 470 (11.55%) C#
23 470 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
24 460 (11.30%) Mobile App
25 452 (11.11%) Adobe
26 446 (10.96%) Asset Management
27 438 (10.76%) Apple iOS
28 414 (10.17%) Retail

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
1 234 (5.75%) CMS
2 107 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 103 (2.53%) Skype for Business
4 100 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
4 100 (2.46%) MS Exchange
5 92 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 87 (2.14%) WordPress
7 86 (2.11%) Apache
8 78 (1.92%) Tomcat
9 48 (1.18%) EPiServer
10 41 (1.01%) IIS
11 39 (0.96%) Confluence
12 36 (0.88%) JBoss
13 33 (0.81%) Moodle
14 32 (0.79%) Marvel
14 32 (0.79%) nginx
15 28 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 25 (0.61%) Apache Spark
17 24 (0.59%) Apache Solr
18 22 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 363 (8.92%) Photoshop
2 267 (6.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 232 (5.70%) Microsoft Office
4 210 (5.16%) InVision
5 165 (4.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 83 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
7 75 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 56 (1.38%) InDesign
9 53 (1.30%) OmniGraffle
10 24 (0.59%) UXPin
11 21 (0.52%) MS Visio
12 20 (0.49%) SPSS
13 16 (0.39%) Fireworks
14 11 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
15 9 (0.22%) Chatbot
16 8 (0.20%) InfoPath
17 7 (0.17%) GIMP
18 3 (0.074%) Flinto
18 3 (0.074%) HipChat
18 3 (0.074%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 30 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.66%) Magento
3 14 (0.34%) Eloqua
4 10 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (0.20%) NetSuite
6 6 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
6 6 (0.15%) VisionPLUS
7 5 (0.12%) Shopify
7 5 (0.12%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.098%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.074%) SessionCam
9 3 (0.074%) Social Studio
10 2 (0.049%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.049%) Eagle PACE
10 2 (0.049%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.049%) SAP Hybris
10 2 (0.049%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 252 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 201 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 114 (2.80%) SaaS
4 112 (2.75%) GitHub
5 108 (2.65%) IaaS
6 96 (2.36%) Google Analytics
7 78 (1.92%) npm
8 70 (1.72%) Office 365
9 62 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 45 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
11 43 (1.06%) Adobe Analytics
12 31 (0.76%) Google Play
13 24 (0.59%) PaaS
14 22 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
15 21 (0.52%) Trello
16 16 (0.39%) AdWords
16 16 (0.39%) Google Tag Manager
16 16 (0.39%) Heroku
16 16 (0.39%) Slack
17 14 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 102 (2.51%) Internet
2 101 (2.48%) Skype
3 80 (1.97%) HTTP
4 34 (0.84%) Intranet
5 21 (0.52%) DNS
5 21 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 19 (0.47%) Broadband
7 16 (0.39%) Firewall
8 12 (0.29%) FTP
9 11 (0.27%) DHCP
9 11 (0.27%) VPN
10 8 (0.20%) LAN
10 8 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (0.20%) VoIP
11 7 (0.17%) SAN
12 6 (0.15%) ATM
12 6 (0.15%) VLAN
13 5 (0.12%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.12%) NAS
13 5 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 367 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 188 (4.62%) MySQL
3 181 (4.45%) Big Data
4 112 (2.75%) Relational Database
5 111 (2.73%) NoSQL
6 90 (2.21%) Redis
7 80 (1.97%) MongoDB
8 78 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
9 71 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
10 45 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
11 42 (1.03%) Neo4j
12 33 (0.81%) Couchbase
13 30 (0.74%) RDBMS
14 24 (0.59%) Spotfire
15 22 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
15 22 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (0.52%) Blockchain
16 21 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
18 18 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 548 (13.46%) Git (software)
2 230 (5.65%) JIRA
3 193 (4.74%) gulp
4 174 (4.28%) Axure RP
5 139 (3.42%) Visual Studio
6 131 (3.22%) Grunt
7 115 (2.83%) webpack
8 109 (2.68%) Selenium
9 107 (2.63%) Jasmine
10 90 (2.21%) Subversion
11 89 (2.19%) Jenkins
12 84 (2.06%) TeamCity
13 83 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 83 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
14 74 (1.82%) Mocha
15 68 (1.67%) JUnit
16 56 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
17 55 (1.35%) Maven
18 54 (1.33%) Bitbucket
19 49 (1.20%) Bower
General
1 1126 (27.67%) Finance
2 572 (14.05%) Banking
3 551 (13.54%) Marketing
4 414 (10.17%) Retail
5 411 (10.10%) Investment Banking
6 392 (9.63%) Retail Banking
7 153 (3.76%) Games
8 98 (2.41%) Advertising
9 67 (1.65%) Financial Institution
10 62 (1.52%) Legal
10 62 (1.52%) Telecoms
11 50 (1.23%) Law
12 49 (1.20%) Front Office
13 46 (1.13%) Publishing
14 33 (0.81%) Manufacturing
15 32 (0.79%) Back Office
16 26 (0.64%) Electronics
17 25 (0.61%) Automotive
17 25 (0.61%) Private Banking
18 23 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1505 (36.98%) Developer
2 650 (15.97%) Designer
3 474 (11.65%) UX Designer
4 460 (11.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 304 (7.47%) JavaScript Developer
6 272 (6.68%) Senior Developer
7 271 (6.66%) Analyst
8 251 (6.17%) UI Designer
9 205 (5.04%) Product Manager
10 199 (4.89%) Senior Designer
11 191 (4.69%) HTML Developer
12 181 (4.45%) UI/UX Designer
13 154 (3.78%) C# Developer
14 151 (3.71%) HTML CSS Developer
15 147 (3.61%) .NET Developer
16 143 (3.51%) UI Developer
17 137 (3.37%) Angular Developer
18 133 (3.27%) Senior UX Designer
19 127 (3.12%) Lead Developer
20 124 (3.05%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1399 (34.37%) HTML
2 1336 (32.83%) CSS
3 778 (19.12%) AngularJS
4 769 (18.89%) HTML5
5 532 (13.07%) CSS3
6 513 (12.60%) React
7 473 (11.62%) .NET
7 473 (11.62%) jQuery
8 411 (10.10%) Sass
9 375 (9.21%) Node.js
10 247 (6.07%) ASP.NET
11 245 (6.02%) REST
12 244 (6.00%) Web Services
13 235 (5.77%) RESTful
14 184 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 167 (4.10%) ASP.NET MVC
16 160 (3.93%) JSON
17 157 (3.86%) LESS
18 153 (3.76%) Redux
19 125 (3.07%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 470 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
2 460 (11.30%) Mobile App
3 281 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 245 (6.02%) Greenfield Project
5 172 (4.23%) Fintech
6 113 (2.78%) Social Media
7 109 (2.68%) Algorithms
8 100 (2.46%) Blackberry
9 89 (2.19%) Data Structures
10 80 (1.97%) Graphic Design
11 69 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
12 63 (1.55%) Management Information System
13 52 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
14 41 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 38 (0.93%) Equities
15 38 (0.93%) Online Games
16 37 (0.91%) W3C
17 36 (0.88%) Blog
18 33 (0.81%) Fixed Income
18 33 (0.81%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 438 (10.76%) Apple iOS
2 391 (9.61%) Android
3 369 (9.07%) Windows
4 201 (4.94%) Linux
5 125 (3.07%) Windows 7
6 117 (2.87%) Mac OS X
7 104 (2.56%) Unix
8 74 (1.82%) Windows Server
9 28 (0.69%) Windows 10
10 22 (0.54%) Solaris
11 20 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (0.37%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (0.20%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.17%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.12%) Debian
17 4 (0.098%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 3 (0.074%) Nucleus RTOS
19 2 (0.049%) HPUX
19 2 (0.049%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1810 (44.47%) Agile Software Development
2 674 (16.56%) Front End Development
3 600 (14.74%) Scrum
4 559 (13.73%) Wireframes
5 539 (13.24%) Analytics
6 520 (12.78%) E-Commerce
7 494 (12.14%) TDD
8 446 (10.96%) Asset Management
9 396 (9.73%) Wealth Management
10 388 (9.53%) Web Development
11 385 (9.46%) MVC
12 336 (8.26%) Mentoring
13 311 (7.64%) Prototyping
14 300 (7.37%) Project Management
15 295 (7.25%) OO
16 292 (7.17%) Software Engineering
17 283 (6.95%) BDD
18 265 (6.51%) Test Automation
19 263 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
20 252 (6.19%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1533 (37.67%) JavaScript
2 567 (13.93%) Java
3 503 (12.36%) SQL
4 470 (11.55%) C#
5 240 (5.90%) Python
6 216 (5.31%) PHP
7 166 (4.08%) ES6
8 121 (2.97%) Apple Swift
9 113 (2.78%) TypeScript
10 107 (2.63%) Ruby
11 98 (2.41%) Objective-C
12 91 (2.24%) PowerShell
13 70 (1.72%) T-SQL
14 63 (1.55%) VB.NET
15 60 (1.47%) Shell Script
16 56 (1.38%) C++
16 56 (1.38%) Scala
17 36 (0.88%) Groovy
18 35 (0.86%) C
19 33 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 568 (13.96%) Degree
2 124 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 116 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 103 (2.53%) MCSE
5 94 (2.31%) Citrix Certification
6 92 (2.26%) CCA
7 41 (1.01%) Security Cleared
8 39 (0.96%) Master's Degree
9 21 (0.52%) ISEB
10 20 (0.49%) SC Cleared
11 18 (0.44%) ISTQB
12 14 (0.34%) DV Cleared
13 13 (0.32%) A+ Certification
14 10 (0.25%) IIBA
15 9 (0.22%) PMP
16 8 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
16 8 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
17 7 (0.17%) CBAP
17 7 (0.17%) CCNA
18 6 (0.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 376 (9.24%) QA
2 44 (1.08%) WCAG
3 30 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.34%) SLA
5 12 (0.29%) PMO
6 9 (0.22%) GCP
6 9 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.17%) GDPR
8 6 (0.15%) GxP
8 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.074%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.074%) EMIR
9 3 (0.074%) MiFID
10 2 (0.049%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.049%) PSD2
10 2 (0.049%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.025%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.025%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 145 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 114 (2.80%) Docker
3 102 (2.51%) XenApp
4 101 (2.48%) XenDesktop
5 55 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 53 (1.30%) Virtual Desktop
7 22 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (0.25%) BitLocker
9 10 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (0.20%) Varnish
11 4 (0.098%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.098%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.074%) vSphere
13 2 (0.049%) Firmware
13 2 (0.049%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.049%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.025%) Cygwin
14 1 (0.025%) vCloud
14 1 (0.025%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 123 (3.02%) SCCM
2 93 (2.29%) AirWatch
3 29 (0.71%) Puppet
4 21 (0.52%) Ansible
5 18 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
7 12 (0.29%) Kubernetes
8 10 (0.25%) SCOM
9 9 (0.22%) SCOrch
9 9 (0.22%) WSUS
10 8 (0.20%) Jamf Pro
10 8 (0.20%) vCenter Server
11 5 (0.12%) Kibana
11 5 (0.12%) logstash
11 5 (0.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (0.12%) SCDPM
11 5 (0.12%) SCSM
11 5 (0.12%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.098%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.098%) vRealize
Vendors
1 452 (11.11%) Adobe
2 385 (9.46%) Microsoft
3 220 (5.41%) Google
4 155 (3.81%) VMware
5 145 (3.56%) Apple
6 132 (3.24%) Citrix
7 118 (2.90%) Oracle
8 107 (2.63%) ServiceNow
9 102 (2.51%) AppSense
10 96 (2.36%) McAfee
11 95 (2.33%) Tableau
12 57 (1.40%) Splunk
13 53 (1.30%) Sybase
14 51 (1.25%) SAP
15 39 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
15 39 (0.96%) Sitecore
16 33 (0.81%) CA Agile Central
17 31 (0.76%) Perforce
18 29 (0.71%) Capita
19 28 (0.69%) Optimizely