Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 49 57
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 +14
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 3,841 3,797 4,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 5.53% 5.42% 4.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.38% 11.44% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,716 2,953 3,460
London median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.27% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,644 £36,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 33,764 33,185 39,463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.62% 47.35% 48.02%
Number of salaries quoted 26,369 26,363 33,276
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,815 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.37% -0.37% +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 21 June 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 21 June 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 -4 738 £60,000 +9.09% 161
West London +28 193 £52,500 -4.55% 103
South London -13 62 £55,000 -4.35% 7
East London -3 49 £60,000 +23.08% 47
North London +3 9 £60,000 -14.29% 6
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 1,969 (51.26%) Agile Software Development
2 1,444 (37.59%) JavaScript
3 1,330 (34.63%) HTML
4 1,255 (32.67%) CSS
5 804 (20.93%) Finance
6 699 (18.20%) Degree
7 681 (17.73%) Scrum
7 681 (17.73%) AngularJS
8 662 (17.24%) HTML5
9 630 (16.40%) Front End Development
10 596 (15.52%) Analytics
11 585 (15.23%) Wireframes
12 557 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
13 554 (14.42%) TDD
14 533 (13.88%) SQL
15 526 (13.69%) React
16 515 (13.41%) Git (software)
17 504 (13.12%) Java
18 488 (12.71%) CSS3
19 476 (12.39%) Mobile App
20 449 (11.69%) Web Development
21 442 (11.51%) Prototyping
22 421 (10.96%) .NET
23 419 (10.91%) Marketing
24 409 (10.65%) C#
25 408 (10.62%) Adobe
26 398 (10.36%) Node.js
27 396 (10.31%) jQuery
28 371 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
29 364 (9.48%) Software Engineering

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
1 238 (6.20%) CMS
2 96 (2.50%) Confluence
3 91 (2.37%) SharePoint
4 87 (2.27%) WordPress
5 71 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 66 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
7 60 (1.56%) EPiServer
8 45 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
9 43 (1.12%) Mule
10 42 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
11 40 (1.04%) Apache Spark
12 34 (0.89%) Drupal
13 32 (0.83%) Umbraco
14 30 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
15 27 (0.70%) IIS
16 26 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 26 (0.68%) Marvel
17 25 (0.65%) Apache
18 22 (0.57%) MS Exchange
19 19 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 202 (5.26%) InVision
2 175 (4.56%) Photoshop
3 167 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 123 (3.20%) OmniGraffle
5 121 (3.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 46 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
7 42 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
8 24 (0.62%) InfoPath
8 24 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 20 (0.52%) MS Visio
10 19 (0.49%) InDesign
11 18 (0.47%) UXPin
12 17 (0.44%) Adobe After Effects
13 15 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
14 11 (0.29%) Fireworks
15 9 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
16 7 (0.18%) GIMP
17 6 (0.16%) Chatbot
17 6 (0.16%) Pixate
18 4 (0.10%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 41 (1.07%) Eloqua
2 37 (0.96%) Magento
3 35 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (0.55%) SAP Hybris
5 8 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.21%) Shopify
6 5 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.13%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
7 4 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.078%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.078%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.052%) Bond Adapt
9 2 (0.052%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.052%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.052%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.052%) SAP PP
9 2 (0.052%) SAP PP-PI
9 2 (0.052%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 333 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
2 251 (6.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 153 (3.98%) Office 365
4 132 (3.44%) SaaS
5 130 (3.38%) npm
6 125 (3.25%) GitHub
7 97 (2.53%) Google Analytics
8 96 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 66 (1.72%) PaaS
10 56 (1.46%) IaaS
11 55 (1.43%) Adobe Analytics
12 49 (1.28%) Slack
13 35 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
14 31 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
15 24 (0.62%) Trello
16 23 (0.60%) Heroku
17 22 (0.57%) Serverless
18 18 (0.47%) AdWords
19 16 (0.42%) Firebase
20 15 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 74 (1.93%) HTTP
1 74 (1.93%) Internet
2 23 (0.60%) Firewall
3 20 (0.52%) Skype
4 19 (0.49%) DNS
5 18 (0.47%) Intranet
6 16 (0.42%) TCP/IP
7 14 (0.36%) DAB
8 12 (0.31%) Remote Desktop
9 11 (0.29%) Wireless
10 9 (0.23%) Broadband
10 9 (0.23%) SAN
10 9 (0.23%) Software-Defined Networking
10 9 (0.23%) VPN
11 7 (0.18%) Network Security
11 7 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
11 7 (0.18%) SMS
11 7 (0.18%) Unified Communications
12 6 (0.16%) LTE
12 6 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 176 (4.58%) NoSQL
3 169 (4.40%) Big Data
4 136 (3.54%) MongoDB
5 132 (3.44%) MySQL
6 85 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
7 69 (1.80%) Blockchain
8 61 (1.59%) Relational Database
9 58 (1.51%) Hadoop
10 57 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 55 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
12 48 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 47 (1.22%) Couchbase
14 38 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 37 (0.96%) Power BI
16 25 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 25 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
17 23 (0.60%) Redis
17 23 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
18 21 (0.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 515 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 224 (5.83%) JIRA
3 212 (5.52%) Axure RP
4 189 (4.92%) gulp
5 187 (4.87%) webpack
6 168 (4.37%) Selenium
7 158 (4.11%) Visual Studio
8 146 (3.80%) Jenkins
9 128 (3.33%) Grunt
10 117 (3.05%) Mocha
11 115 (2.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 91 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
13 87 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
14 76 (1.98%) Jasmine
15 74 (1.93%) Protractor
16 71 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
17 65 (1.69%) TeamCity
18 63 (1.64%) Babel
19 61 (1.59%) Bower
20 60 (1.56%) Sinon.JS
General
1 804 (20.93%) Finance
2 419 (10.91%) Marketing
3 290 (7.55%) Retail
4 203 (5.29%) Banking
5 164 (4.27%) Games
6 136 (3.54%) Advertising
7 77 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 66 (1.72%) Front Office
9 61 (1.59%) Financial Institution
9 61 (1.59%) Investment Banking
10 58 (1.51%) Legal
11 52 (1.35%) Publishing
12 50 (1.30%) Law
13 24 (0.62%) Back Office
14 23 (0.60%) Manufacturing
15 17 (0.44%) Electronics
16 14 (0.36%) Multimedia
17 9 (0.23%) French Language
17 9 (0.23%) Japanese Language
17 9 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,539 (40.07%) Developer
2 665 (17.31%) Designer
3 473 (12.31%) UX Designer
4 471 (12.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 281 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 240 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 206 (5.36%) Product Manager
8 199 (5.18%) UI Designer
9 197 (5.13%) Analyst
10 175 (4.56%) C# Developer
11 170 (4.43%) Senior Designer
12 163 (4.24%) .NET Developer
13 153 (3.98%) Architect
14 152 (3.96%) React Developer
15 150 (3.91%) UI/UX Designer
16 149 (3.88%) Software Engineer
17 146 (3.80%) Full Stack Developer
18 131 (3.41%) Senior UX Designer
19 117 (3.05%) Web Developer
20 111 (2.89%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,330 (34.63%) HTML
2 1,255 (32.67%) CSS
3 681 (17.73%) AngularJS
4 662 (17.24%) HTML5
5 526 (13.69%) React
6 488 (12.71%) CSS3
7 421 (10.96%) .NET
8 398 (10.36%) Node.js
9 396 (10.31%) jQuery
10 340 (8.85%) Sass
11 277 (7.21%) REST
12 271 (7.06%) RESTful
13 252 (6.56%) Web Services
14 228 (5.94%) Redux
15 224 (5.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 197 (5.13%) ASP.NET
17 164 (4.27%) JSON
18 154 (4.01%) Backbone.js
18 154 (4.01%) LESS
19 144 (3.75%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 476 (12.39%) Mobile App
2 371 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
3 323 (8.41%) Fintech
4 273 (7.11%) Computer Science
5 180 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
6 136 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
7 89 (2.32%) Management Information System
8 79 (2.06%) Data Structures
9 72 (1.87%) Social Media
10 71 (1.85%) Algorithms
11 70 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
12 68 (1.77%) Smartphone
13 64 (1.67%) Graphic Design
14 63 (1.64%) Virtual Team
15 49 (1.28%) Cloud Native
16 42 (1.09%) Animation
16 42 (1.09%) IVR
17 41 (1.07%) Blackberry
18 37 (0.96%) Hedge funds
19 35 (0.91%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 313 (8.15%) Android
2 311 (8.10%) Apple iOS
3 186 (4.84%) Linux
4 141 (3.67%) Windows
5 44 (1.15%) Unix
6 37 (0.96%) Windows 10
7 35 (0.91%) Windows 7
8 18 (0.47%) Windows Server
9 16 (0.42%) Windows 8
10 12 (0.31%) Debian
11 11 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 11 (0.29%) Nucleus RTOS
12 8 (0.21%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.052%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.026%) CentOS
15 1 (0.026%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.026%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,969 (51.26%) Agile Software Development
2 681 (17.73%) Scrum
3 630 (16.40%) Front End Development
4 596 (15.52%) Analytics
5 585 (15.23%) Wireframes
6 557 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
7 554 (14.42%) TDD
8 449 (11.69%) Web Development
9 442 (11.51%) Prototyping
10 364 (9.48%) E-Commerce
10 364 (9.48%) Software Engineering
11 352 (9.16%) MVC
12 327 (8.51%) BDD
13 322 (8.38%) Mentoring
14 299 (7.78%) Responsive Web Design
15 298 (7.76%) Test Automation
16 283 (7.37%) Project Management
16 283 (7.37%) User Stories
17 279 (7.26%) DevOps
18 259 (6.74%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1,444 (37.59%) JavaScript
2 533 (13.88%) SQL
3 504 (13.12%) Java
4 409 (10.65%) C#
5 235 (6.12%) Python
6 226 (5.88%) PHP
7 203 (5.29%) ES6
8 105 (2.73%) TypeScript
9 102 (2.66%) Apple Swift
10 92 (2.40%) Ruby
11 88 (2.29%) Objective-C
12 73 (1.90%) Java 8
13 66 (1.72%) C++
14 65 (1.69%) T-SQL
15 64 (1.67%) Scala
16 58 (1.51%) C
17 53 (1.38%) PowerShell
18 43 (1.12%) Kotlin
19 33 (0.86%) ES7
20 23 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 699 (18.20%) Degree
2 107 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 66 (1.72%) Master's Degree
4 47 (1.22%) SAFe Agilist
5 45 (1.17%) Security Cleared
6 36 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 20 (0.52%) MCAD
7 20 (0.52%) MCPD
7 20 (0.52%) MCSD
7 20 (0.52%) MCTS
8 19 (0.49%) ISTQB
9 17 (0.44%) ISEB
10 16 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
11 12 (0.31%) PMI Certification
12 11 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.23%) CCIE
13 9 (0.23%) MCSE
13 9 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 312 (8.12%) QA
2 32 (0.83%) WCAG
3 21 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 19 (0.49%) SLA
5 15 (0.39%) PMO
6 10 (0.26%) GCP
7 8 (0.21%) GDPR
8 5 (0.13%) PSD2
9 4 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
10 3 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.078%) WAI
11 2 (0.052%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.026%) MiFID
12 1 (0.026%) Section 508
System Software
1 125 (3.25%) Docker
2 66 (1.72%) Active Directory
3 44 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 29 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
6 27 (0.70%) XenDesktop
7 21 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
8 16 (0.42%) XenApp
9 12 (0.31%) BitLocker
10 6 (0.16%) Firmware
10 6 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.16%) VMware NSX
11 5 (0.13%) Hyper-V
12 4 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.052%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.026%) ACF2
14 1 (0.026%) Apache Flume
14 1 (0.026%) LXC
14 1 (0.026%) vSphere
14 1 (0.026%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 52 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
2 42 (1.09%) SCCM
3 36 (0.94%) Kubernetes
4 28 (0.73%) Terraform
5 20 (0.52%) Puppet
6 19 (0.49%) Ansible
7 17 (0.44%) SCOrch
7 17 (0.44%) vCenter Server
8 13 (0.34%) HockeyApp
8 13 (0.34%) SCVMM
9 12 (0.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 12 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (0.31%) SCDPM
9 12 (0.31%) SCSM
10 9 (0.23%) Graphite
11 7 (0.18%) cPanel
12 6 (0.16%) Grafana
12 6 (0.16%) WSUS
13 5 (0.13%) SCOM
13 5 (0.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 408 (10.62%) Adobe
2 338 (8.80%) Microsoft
3 204 (5.31%) Google
4 124 (3.23%) Apple
5 93 (2.42%) Oracle
5 93 (2.42%) Sitecore
6 72 (1.87%) Alias
7 56 (1.46%) VMware
8 53 (1.38%) SAP
9 50 (1.30%) Splunk
10 49 (1.28%) Tableau
11 45 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
12 44 (1.15%) Omniture
12 44 (1.15%) Optimizely
13 43 (1.12%) Citrix
14 42 (1.09%) AppDynamics
15 39 (1.02%) Marketo
16 36 (0.94%) Capita
16 36 (0.94%) hybris
17 34 (0.89%) MobileIron