Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > London
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 54 54
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 3,292 3,669 3,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 5.43% 5.25% 5.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.97% 11.54% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,510 2,770 2,751
London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,538 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% +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 27,501 31,802 30,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.33% 45.48% 44.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21,761 25,468 25,459
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% -

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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 2019. 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 +7 659 £65,000 +8.33% 90
West London -13 113 £57,500 +8.49% 38
South London -9 50 £50,000 - 10
East London +12 26 £60,000 +41.18% 18
North London +17 7 £50,000 -9.09% 5
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 1,694 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1,059 (32.17%) JavaScript
3 980 (29.77%) HTML
4 903 (27.43%) CSS
5 656 (19.93%) Finance
6 651 (19.78%) Scrum
7 627 (19.05%) Wireframes
8 530 (16.10%) Front End Development
9 506 (15.37%) React
10 502 (15.25%) Analytics
11 485 (14.73%) AngularJS
12 431 (13.09%) Degree
13 408 (12.39%) Adobe
14 399 (12.12%) E-Commerce
15 389 (11.82%) Mobile App
16 388 (11.79%) Java
17 383 (11.63%) HTML5
18 380 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
19 379 (11.51%) Git (software)
20 365 (11.09%) Marketing
21 361 (10.97%) Retail
22 352 (10.69%) TDD
23 347 (10.54%) Amazon AWS
24 343 (10.42%) Prototyping
25 339 (10.30%) C#
26 328 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
27 324 (9.84%) Software Engineering
28 302 (9.17%) Node.js
29 298 (9.05%) DevOps
30 297 (9.02%) Web Development

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
1 193 (5.86%) CMS
2 101 (3.07%) Confluence
3 71 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 54 (1.64%) WordPress
5 53 (1.61%) Marvel
6 43 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
7 37 (1.12%) Drupal
8 33 (1.00%) Umbraco
9 28 (0.85%) IIS
10 22 (0.67%) Tomcat
11 21 (0.64%) Apache Spark
12 20 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 20 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
13 17 (0.52%) Skype for Business
14 13 (0.39%) Apache
14 13 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
15 11 (0.33%) EPiServer
16 10 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
17 8 (0.24%) Mule
17 8 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 267 (8.11%) InVision
2 250 (7.59%) Photoshop
3 199 (6.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 133 (4.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 63 (1.91%) OmniGraffle
6 62 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
6 62 (1.88%) Microsoft Office
7 32 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 30 (0.91%) MS Visio
9 23 (0.70%) Chatbot
10 18 (0.55%) InDesign
11 10 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
12 8 (0.24%) Fireworks
12 8 (0.24%) Flinto
12 8 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
12 8 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
13 7 (0.21%) UserZoom
14 4 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
14 4 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
15 3 (0.091%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 34 (1.03%) Magento
2 26 (0.79%) SAP Hybris
3 23 (0.70%) WebTrends
4 14 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
5 11 (0.33%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
6 5 (0.15%) SAP SCM
7 4 (0.12%) SessionCam
7 4 (0.12%) Shopify
8 3 (0.091%) SAP IBP
8 3 (0.091%) SAP MII
8 3 (0.091%) SAP PP
9 2 (0.061%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.061%) iTrent
9 2 (0.061%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.061%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.030%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.030%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.030%) SAP FI
10 1 (0.030%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 347 (10.54%) Amazon AWS
2 258 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 176 (5.35%) SaaS
4 105 (3.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 94 (2.86%) Office 365
6 91 (2.76%) Google Analytics
7 82 (2.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 74 (2.25%) PaaS
9 72 (2.19%) GitHub
10 65 (1.97%) npm
11 37 (1.12%) Serverless
12 32 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
13 27 (0.82%) IaaS
14 20 (0.61%) Heroku
15 19 (0.58%) Google Tag Manager
15 19 (0.58%) Slack
16 17 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
17 16 (0.49%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
18 14 (0.43%) OpenShift
19 12 (0.36%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 59 (1.79%) Internet
2 48 (1.46%) HTTP
3 29 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 26 (0.79%) Skype
5 16 (0.49%) DNS
5 16 (0.49%) Firewall
5 16 (0.49%) Intranet
6 15 (0.46%) DHCP
6 15 (0.46%) VoIP
7 14 (0.43%) LAN
8 13 (0.39%) VLAN
9 12 (0.36%) Bluetooth
10 10 (0.30%) DAB
10 10 (0.30%) HTTPS
10 10 (0.30%) VPN
11 9 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (0.24%) Network Security
13 7 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (5.35%) SQL Server
2 109 (3.31%) Big Data
3 88 (2.67%) MySQL
4 81 (2.46%) NoSQL
5 66 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 59 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
7 49 (1.49%) MongoDB
8 44 (1.34%) Hadoop
9 30 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
10 26 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
11 24 (0.73%) Data Lake
12 22 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (0.64%) Blockchain
14 20 (0.61%) Redis
15 18 (0.55%) Power BI
16 15 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (0.46%) CouchDB
17 13 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 13 (0.39%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 379 (11.51%) Git (software)
2 243 (7.38%) JIRA
3 219 (6.65%) Axure RP
4 121 (3.68%) webpack
5 99 (3.01%) Jenkins
6 73 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 73 (2.22%) gulp
7 67 (2.04%) Grunt
8 66 (2.00%) Visual Studio
9 57 (1.73%) Mocha
10 54 (1.64%) Jasmine
11 53 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
12 52 (1.58%) Cucumber
13 42 (1.28%) Selenium
13 42 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
14 39 (1.18%) Maven
15 38 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
16 35 (1.06%) Subversion
17 34 (1.03%) Xcode
18 33 (1.00%) git-flow
General
1 656 (19.93%) Finance
2 365 (11.09%) Marketing
3 361 (10.97%) Retail
4 201 (6.11%) Banking
5 126 (3.83%) Games
6 113 (3.43%) Advertising
7 73 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 51 (1.55%) Front Office
8 51 (1.55%) Publishing
9 36 (1.09%) Legal
10 27 (0.82%) Law
11 25 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 23 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 23 (0.70%) Investment Banking
13 17 (0.52%) Automotive
14 16 (0.49%) Electronics
15 14 (0.43%) Retail Banking
16 9 (0.27%) Back Office
17 8 (0.24%) Multimedia
18 7 (0.21%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1,080 (32.81%) Developer
2 808 (24.54%) Designer
3 613 (18.62%) UX Designer
4 345 (10.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 290 (8.81%) UI Designer
6 266 (8.08%) Senior Developer
7 228 (6.93%) Senior Designer
8 213 (6.47%) UI/UX Designer
9 209 (6.35%) Analyst
10 183 (5.56%) Senior UX Designer
11 145 (4.40%) Product Manager
12 144 (4.37%) C# Developer
13 141 (4.28%) React Developer
14 133 (4.04%) JavaScript Developer
15 132 (4.01%) Architect
16 127 (3.86%) Web Developer
17 125 (3.80%) Business Analyst
18 105 (3.19%) Senior Front-End Developer
19 86 (2.61%) Junior
20 82 (2.49%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 980 (29.77%) HTML
2 903 (27.43%) CSS
3 506 (15.37%) React
4 485 (14.73%) AngularJS
5 383 (11.63%) HTML5
6 302 (9.17%) Node.js
7 280 (8.51%) .NET
8 262 (7.96%) Redux
9 228 (6.93%) CSS3
10 199 (6.04%) Sass
11 180 (5.47%) jQuery
12 167 (5.07%) RESTful
13 163 (4.95%) REST
14 156 (4.74%) Web Services
15 143 (4.34%) ASP.NET
16 123 (3.74%) Vue.js
17 116 (3.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 108 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
19 93 (2.83%) JSON
20 90 (2.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 389 (11.82%) Mobile App
2 328 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
3 269 (8.17%) Fintech
4 152 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
5 91 (2.76%) Algorithms
6 90 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
7 84 (2.55%) Data Structures
8 71 (2.16%) Virtual Team
9 69 (2.10%) Social Media
10 60 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
11 49 (1.49%) Graphic Design
12 45 (1.37%) Animation
12 45 (1.37%) Management Information System
13 44 (1.34%) Robotics
14 37 (1.12%) Hedge funds
15 36 (1.09%) Derivative
16 32 (0.97%) Blog
17 29 (0.88%) Equities
18 20 (0.61%) iPad
18 20 (0.61%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 272 (8.26%) Apple iOS
2 239 (7.26%) Android
3 137 (4.16%) Linux
4 130 (3.95%) Windows
5 60 (1.82%) Windows Server
6 47 (1.43%) Windows 10
7 29 (0.88%) Windows 7
8 19 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.39%) Mac OS X
9 13 (0.39%) Unix
10 6 (0.18%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.12%) CentOS
11 4 (0.12%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.061%) Solaris
13 1 (0.030%) Android TV
13 1 (0.030%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.030%) Debian
13 1 (0.030%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,694 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
2 651 (19.78%) Scrum
3 627 (19.05%) Wireframes
4 530 (16.10%) Front End Development
5 502 (15.25%) Analytics
6 399 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 380 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
8 352 (10.69%) TDD
9 343 (10.42%) Prototyping
10 324 (9.84%) Software Engineering
11 298 (9.05%) DevOps
12 297 (9.02%) Web Development
13 276 (8.38%) Computer Science
14 251 (7.62%) Mentoring
15 243 (7.38%) Kanban
16 218 (6.62%) Microservices
17 217 (6.59%) Project Management
18 216 (6.56%) Responsive Web Design
19 204 (6.20%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
20 197 (5.98%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1,059 (32.17%) JavaScript
2 388 (11.79%) Java
3 339 (10.30%) C#
4 295 (8.96%) Python
5 280 (8.51%) SQL
6 228 (6.93%) ES6
7 151 (4.59%) PHP
8 148 (4.50%) TypeScript
9 97 (2.95%) Apple Swift
10 91 (2.76%) Ruby
11 82 (2.49%) C++
12 60 (1.82%) Go
13 55 (1.67%) Objective-C
14 54 (1.64%) PowerShell
15 51 (1.55%) Scala
16 35 (1.06%) R
17 34 (1.03%) C
18 32 (0.97%) Bash Shell
18 32 (0.97%) Java 8
19 21 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 431 (13.09%) Degree
2 92 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (0.73%) Security Cleared
4 23 (0.70%) PhD
5 18 (0.55%) MBA
6 16 (0.49%) Master's Degree
7 15 (0.46%) SC Cleared
8 10 (0.30%) ISEB
9 9 (0.27%) CBAP
9 9 (0.27%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.24%) SAP Certification
11 6 (0.18%) CCNA
11 6 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.18%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.18%) PMP
12 5 (0.15%) CISSP
12 5 (0.15%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 272 (8.26%) QA
2 28 (0.85%) Data Quality
3 22 (0.67%) WAI
4 15 (0.46%) GDPR
4 15 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.43%) SLA
6 6 (0.18%) PMO
7 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.15%) WCAG
8 4 (0.12%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.12%) MiFID
9 3 (0.091%) TickIT
10 2 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.061%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.030%) FedRAMP
11 1 (0.030%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.030%) PSD2
11 1 (0.030%) Section 508
11 1 (0.030%) SEPA
System Software
1 172 (5.22%) Docker
2 72 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 29 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (0.49%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.39%) BitLocker
7 12 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
7 12 (0.36%) XenApp
8 10 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.15%) HDFS
12 3 (0.091%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.091%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.061%) Firmware
14 1 (0.030%) KVM
14 1 (0.030%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.030%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 124 (3.77%) Kubernetes
2 53 (1.61%) Ansible
3 45 (1.37%) Puppet
4 37 (1.12%) Terraform
5 29 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (0.61%) SCCM
7 15 (0.46%) Rancher
7 15 (0.46%) vRealize
8 14 (0.43%) SCOrch
9 12 (0.36%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 11 (0.33%) Perfmon
10 11 (0.33%) WSUS
11 10 (0.30%) WMI
12 8 (0.24%) Grafana
13 7 (0.21%) Prometheus
14 6 (0.18%) Nagios
15 5 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
15 5 (0.15%) vCenter Server
16 4 (0.12%) Kibana
16 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 408 (12.39%) Adobe
2 219 (6.65%) Microsoft
3 201 (6.11%) Google
4 89 (2.70%) SAP
5 73 (2.22%) Sitecore
6 69 (2.10%) Oracle
7 51 (1.55%) VMware
8 42 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
9 37 (1.12%) hybris
10 35 (1.06%) Tableau
11 32 (0.97%) Apple
12 29 (0.88%) Citrix
13 26 (0.79%) ATG
14 20 (0.61%) Red Hat
15 19 (0.58%) Cisco
16 18 (0.55%) Atlassian
16 18 (0.55%) Xamarin
17 17 (0.52%) Facebook
18 16 (0.49%) Hotjar
19 15 (0.46%) Blue Prism