Period
to

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 20 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
England > London
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 24 44 44
Rank change year-on-year +20 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 7,411 2,256 2,350
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 10.57% 6.63% 5.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.49% 15.91% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,901 1,293 1,876
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

User Experience is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34,487 14,179 15,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.19% 41.67% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14,575 10,002 12,333
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £90,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £112,500 £115,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%

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 20 May 2022.

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 20 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +17 495 £70,000 - 79
West London -20 166 £56,500 -19.29% 13
South London -22 53 £56,250 -10.00% 3
East London -29 32 £62,500 +56.25% 36
North London -37 3 - - 1
User Experience
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, 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 3,710 (50.06%) Agile
2 3,297 (44.49%) UX Design
3 2,374 (32.03%) React
4 2,354 (31.76%) JavaScript
5 1,995 (26.92%) Finance
6 1,964 (26.50%) Social Skills
7 1,724 (23.26%) TypeScript
8 1,690 (22.80%) CSS
9 1,660 (22.40%) HTML
10 1,653 (22.30%) Software Engineering
11 1,411 (19.04%) Problem-Solving
12 1,390 (18.76%) Node.js
13 1,381 (18.63%) Full Stack Development
14 1,292 (17.43%) Wireframes
15 1,230 (16.60%) AWS
16 1,200 (16.19%) Figma
17 1,184 (15.98%) Prototyping
18 1,137 (15.34%) Front End Development
19 1,131 (15.26%) Mentoring
20 1,101 (14.86%) User Research
21 1,097 (14.80%) Git (software)
22 1,093 (14.75%) CI/CD
23 1,082 (14.60%) Analytics
24 1,058 (14.28%) DevOps
25 1,045 (14.10%) Scrum
26 988 (13.33%) Marketing
27 913 (12.32%) Python
28 907 (12.24%) Sketch
29 884 (11.93%) Docker
30 865 (11.67%) Degree

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
1 338 (4.56%) CMS
2 279 (3.76%) Confluence
3 235 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
4 112 (1.51%) WordPress
5 101 (1.36%) Apache
6 66 (0.89%) Headless CMS
7 64 (0.86%) Drupal
8 59 (0.80%) nginx
9 58 (0.78%) SharePoint
10 36 (0.49%) Apache Spark
10 36 (0.49%) IIS
11 31 (0.42%) Apache Airflow
12 30 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
13 29 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 28 (0.38%) Umbraco
15 21 (0.28%) Tornado
16 20 (0.27%) Ethereum
17 13 (0.18%) Gunicorn
18 12 (0.16%) IBM Domino
19 10 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 907 (12.24%) Sketch
2 445 (6.00%) InVision
3 302 (4.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 223 (3.01%) Photoshop
5 189 (2.55%) Adobe XD
6 164 (2.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 148 (2.00%) Zeplin
8 62 (0.84%) Adobe After Effects
9 61 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
10 59 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
11 57 (0.77%) Chatbot
12 53 (0.72%) InDesign
13 49 (0.66%) Marvel
14 41 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
15 32 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 23 (0.31%) Adobe Premiere
17 22 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
18 19 (0.26%) MS Visio
19 17 (0.23%) UXPin
20 12 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 72 (0.97%) Shopify
2 51 (0.69%) Magento
3 33 (0.45%) Distributed Ledger
4 27 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
5 14 (0.19%) Odoo
6 9 (0.12%) Sentinel
7 6 (0.081%) SAP S/4HANA
8 5 (0.067%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.054%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (0.040%) Oracle BPM
11 2 (0.027%) Oracle ERP
12 1 (0.013%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1,230 (16.60%) AWS
2 1,200 (16.19%) Figma
3 766 (10.34%) Azure
4 682 (9.20%) SaaS
5 586 (7.91%) GCP
6 532 (7.18%) Serverless
7 396 (5.34%) GitHub
8 249 (3.36%) AWS Lambda
9 238 (3.21%) npm
10 214 (2.89%) Google Analytics
11 203 (2.74%) Firebase
12 164 (2.21%) Miro
13 153 (2.06%) Amazon S3
14 133 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
15 126 (1.70%) Slack
16 114 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
17 113 (1.52%) Power Platform
18 105 (1.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
19 101 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
19 101 (1.36%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 239 (3.22%) Internet
2 111 (1.50%) Broadband
3 101 (1.36%) HTTP
4 48 (0.65%) DNS
5 46 (0.62%) MQTT
6 44 (0.59%) WAN
7 42 (0.57%) VoIP
8 39 (0.53%) TCP/IP
9 37 (0.50%) DHCP
9 37 (0.50%) Firewall
10 28 (0.38%) VLAN
11 24 (0.32%) Skype
12 22 (0.30%) 5G
13 21 (0.28%) BGP
13 21 (0.28%) LAN
14 19 (0.26%) VPN
14 19 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (0.22%) HTTPS
16 15 (0.20%) SSH
17 12 (0.16%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 541 (7.30%) PostgreSQL
2 325 (4.39%) NoSQL
3 299 (4.03%) MySQL
4 281 (3.79%) MongoDB
5 259 (3.49%) Relational Database
6 190 (2.56%) SQL Server
7 189 (2.55%) Redis
8 151 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 123 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
10 108 (1.46%) Big Data
11 99 (1.34%) Power BI
12 92 (1.24%) BigQuery
13 85 (1.15%) Tableau
14 67 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
15 59 (0.80%) Mixpanel
16 52 (0.70%) GIS
17 46 (0.62%) Looker
18 39 (0.53%) RDBMS
19 33 (0.45%) Oracle Database
20 32 (0.43%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1,097 (14.80%) Git (software)
2 609 (8.22%) JIRA
3 477 (6.44%) Cypress.io
4 378 (5.10%) Jenkins
5 369 (4.98%) webpack
6 188 (2.54%) Axure RP
7 186 (2.51%) Selenium
8 181 (2.44%) GitLab
9 153 (2.06%) Mocha
10 120 (1.62%) TeamCity
11 110 (1.48%) Bitbucket
12 101 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
13 98 (1.32%) Jasmine
14 95 (1.28%) CircleCI
14 95 (1.28%) Cucumber
15 94 (1.27%) Gradle
16 90 (1.21%) Maven
17 84 (1.13%) Postman
17 84 (1.13%) Xcode
18 75 (1.01%) Babel
General
1 1,995 (26.92%) Finance
2 1,964 (26.50%) Social Skills
3 988 (13.33%) Marketing
4 850 (11.47%) Analytical Skills
5 708 (9.55%) Retail
6 624 (8.42%) Games
7 566 (7.64%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 472 (6.37%) Banking
9 265 (3.58%) Legal
10 257 (3.47%) Presentation Skills
11 175 (2.36%) Publishing
12 173 (2.33%) Public Sector
13 137 (1.85%) Influencing Skills
13 137 (1.85%) Organisational Skills
14 127 (1.71%) Advertising
15 120 (1.62%) Automotive
16 115 (1.55%) Manufacturing
17 88 (1.19%) Law
18 81 (1.09%) Military
19 80 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2,106 (28.42%) Developer
2 1,440 (19.43%) Designer
3 857 (11.56%) Software Engineer
4 747 (10.08%) UX Designer
5 712 (9.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 696 (9.39%) Senior Developer
7 500 (6.75%) Senior Designer
8 482 (6.50%) UI Designer
9 468 (6.31%) Product Manager
10 386 (5.21%) UI/UX Designer
11 351 (4.74%) Full Stack Developer
12 341 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
13 317 (4.28%) Analyst
14 269 (3.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 265 (3.58%) Senior UX Designer
16 210 (2.83%) React Developer
17 205 (2.77%) Lead Designer
18 204 (2.75%) Lead Developer
19 179 (2.42%) UI Developer
20 166 (2.24%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,374 (32.03%) React
2 1,690 (22.80%) CSS
3 1,660 (22.40%) HTML
4 1,390 (18.76%) Node.js
5 783 (10.57%) AngularJS
6 697 (9.40%) HTML5
7 685 (9.24%) REST
8 643 (8.68%) GraphQL
9 583 (7.87%) RESTful
10 574 (7.75%) Sass
11 541 (7.30%) Jest
11 541 (7.30%) Vue.js
12 511 (6.90%) CSS3
13 510 (6.88%) Redux
14 480 (6.48%) .NET
15 460 (6.21%) React Native
16 346 (4.67%) Next.js
17 239 (3.22%) JSON
18 237 (3.20%) jQuery
19 230 (3.10%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 796 (10.74%) Mobile App
2 326 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
3 261 (3.52%) Virtual Team
4 214 (2.89%) Algorithms
5 194 (2.62%) Greenfield Project
6 174 (2.35%) Blog
7 171 (2.31%) Social Media
8 143 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 134 (1.81%) Graphic Design
10 129 (1.74%) Legacy Systems
11 128 (1.73%) Data Structures
12 127 (1.71%) Management Information System
13 113 (1.52%) Derivative
14 101 (1.36%) Sports Betting
15 99 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
16 86 (1.16%) BBC
17 83 (1.12%) Online Banking
18 82 (1.11%) Hedge funds
19 78 (1.05%) Over-the-Top Content
20 74 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 733 (9.89%) Android
2 693 (9.35%) Apple iOS
3 276 (3.72%) Windows
4 265 (3.58%) Linux
5 78 (1.05%) Unix
6 60 (0.81%) Windows 10
7 31 (0.42%) Mac OS X
7 31 (0.42%) VMS
7 31 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (0.38%) Windows Server 2016
9 24 (0.32%) Mac OS
10 20 (0.27%) Windows Server
11 8 (0.11%) Alpine Linux
12 6 (0.081%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (0.081%) OpenWrt
13 4 (0.054%) CentOS
13 4 (0.054%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.054%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.040%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.027%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,710 (50.06%) Agile
2 3,297 (44.49%) UX Design
3 1,653 (22.30%) Software Engineering
4 1,411 (19.04%) Problem-Solving
5 1,381 (18.63%) Full Stack Development
6 1,292 (17.43%) Wireframes
7 1,184 (15.98%) Prototyping
8 1,137 (15.34%) Front End Development
9 1,131 (15.26%) Mentoring
10 1,101 (14.86%) User Research
11 1,093 (14.75%) CI/CD
12 1,082 (14.60%) Analytics
13 1,058 (14.28%) DevOps
14 1,045 (14.10%) Scrum
15 851 (11.48%) Test Automation
16 770 (10.39%) Coaching
16 770 (10.39%) Product Strategy
17 755 (10.19%) Microservices
18 743 (10.03%) Product Roadmap
19 741 (10.00%) UX Research
Programming Languages
1 2,354 (31.76%) JavaScript
2 1,724 (23.26%) TypeScript
3 913 (12.32%) Python
4 750 (10.12%) Java
5 670 (9.04%) SQL
6 568 (7.66%) C#
7 344 (4.64%) ES6
8 311 (4.20%) Kotlin
9 271 (3.66%) PHP
10 251 (3.39%) Ruby
11 191 (2.58%) Apple Swift
12 174 (2.35%) Go
13 145 (1.96%) Rust
14 136 (1.84%) C
15 125 (1.69%) ES7
16 122 (1.65%) PowerShell
17 102 (1.38%) Objective-C
18 93 (1.25%) C++
19 90 (1.21%) Bash
20 64 (0.86%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 865 (11.67%) Degree
2 310 (4.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 171 (2.31%) Master's Degree
4 75 (1.01%) PhD
5 73 (0.99%) ISTQB
6 38 (0.51%) ISEB
7 37 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 33 (0.45%) Security Cleared
9 32 (0.43%) CSPO
10 26 (0.35%) PMI Certification
11 24 (0.32%) CCNP
11 24 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (0.26%) MBA
13 18 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
14 17 (0.23%) AWS Certification
15 15 (0.20%) PMP
16 14 (0.19%) CCNA
16 14 (0.19%) DBS Check
17 12 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
18 10 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 838 (11.31%) QA
2 691 (9.32%) Accessibility
3 69 (0.93%) WCAG
4 22 (0.30%) GDPR
5 18 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 18 (0.24%) PSD2
6 15 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
7 12 (0.16%) GRC
8 11 (0.15%) WAI
9 10 (0.13%) SLA
10 9 (0.12%) PCI DSS
11 6 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (0.067%) IEC 62304
12 5 (0.067%) ISO 13485
12 5 (0.067%) PMO
13 4 (0.054%) EMIR
13 4 (0.054%) MiFID
13 4 (0.054%) Section 508
14 3 (0.040%) COBIT
14 3 (0.040%) HIPAA
System Software
1 884 (11.93%) Docker
2 59 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 37 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.23%) Firmware
5 16 (0.22%) vSphere
6 15 (0.20%) XenDesktop
7 14 (0.19%) XenApp
8 12 (0.16%) Hyper-V
9 11 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
9 11 (0.15%) VirtualBox
10 10 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.12%) Ceph
11 9 (0.12%) KVM
12 7 (0.094%) ISA Server
13 6 (0.081%) GridGain
13 6 (0.081%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.081%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (0.067%) LXC
14 5 (0.067%) Virtual Machines
14 5 (0.067%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 662 (8.93%) Kubernetes
2 533 (7.19%) Terraform
3 83 (1.12%) Ansible
4 58 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
5 52 (0.70%) Grafana
6 50 (0.67%) Bugsnag
7 34 (0.46%) SCCM
8 32 (0.43%) Kibana
9 31 (0.42%) Puppet
10 29 (0.39%) Pingdom
11 28 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
11 28 (0.38%) HAProxy
11 28 (0.38%) logstash
11 28 (0.38%) MIIS
11 28 (0.38%) Opsgenie
11 28 (0.38%) ZABBIX
12 23 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
13 18 (0.24%) Prometheus
14 15 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
14 15 (0.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 816 (11.01%) Google
2 771 (10.40%) Adobe
3 303 (4.09%) Microsoft
4 268 (3.62%) Apple
5 157 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
6 80 (1.08%) Oracle
7 67 (0.90%) Atlassian
8 49 (0.66%) New Relic
8 49 (0.66%) Spotify
9 45 (0.61%) Samsung
10 42 (0.57%) VMware
11 41 (0.55%) Facebook
12 38 (0.51%) SAP
13 35 (0.47%) Optimizely
14 33 (0.45%) Hotjar
14 33 (0.45%) Sony
15 31 (0.42%) TOWER Software
16 29 (0.39%) Citrix
16 29 (0.39%) Sitecore
16 29 (0.39%) Splunk