Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a UX Designer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

User Experience Designer
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 427 434 478
Rank change year-on-year +7 +44 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 496 466 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.66% 0.61% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.64% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 404 384 444
London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.96% +4.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,575 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,125 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71111 73142 84412
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.99% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56006 63190 71627
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured UX Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in London

UX Designer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UX Designer in London.

Salary trend for UX Designer in London

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UX Designer in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for UX Designer in London

UX Designer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the London region over the 6 months to 22 November 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 85 £52,500 +5.00% 11
West London +11 30 £55,000 +54.93% 5
East London - 6 £70,000 - 3
South London -10 2 £45,000 -14.29% 2
UX Designer
England

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, UX Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 496 (100.00%) User Experience
2 268 (54.03%) Wireframes
3 187 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
4 182 (36.69%) Prototyping
5 174 (35.08%) Adobe
6 143 (28.83%) InVision
7 128 (25.81%) HTML
8 125 (25.20%) CSS
9 120 (24.19%) Axure RP
10 117 (23.59%) Photoshop
11 108 (21.77%) Adobe Illustrator
12 89 (17.94%) Information Architecture
13 87 (17.54%) Finance
14 85 (17.14%) Mobile App
15 84 (16.94%) JavaScript
16 80 (16.13%) Marketing
17 67 (13.51%) Usability Testing
17 67 (13.51%) E-Commerce
18 66 (13.31%) Degree
19 53 (10.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
20 51 (10.28%) OmniGraffle
21 46 (9.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 46 (9.27%) Responsive Web Design
22 44 (8.87%) HTML5
22 44 (8.87%) Mentoring
23 42 (8.47%) Project Management
24 41 (8.27%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
25 40 (8.06%) Service Design
26 39 (7.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
27 38 (7.66%) Typography

UX Designer Skill Set
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 24 (4.84%) Marvel
2 21 (4.23%) CMS
3 8 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 143 (28.83%) InVision
2 117 (23.59%) Photoshop
3 108 (21.77%) Adobe Illustrator
4 51 (10.28%) OmniGraffle
5 46 (9.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 22 (4.44%) UXPin
7 20 (4.03%) InDesign
8 18 (3.63%) Microsoft Office
9 12 (2.42%) Fireworks
10 8 (1.61%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 2 (0.40%) Moqups
12 1 (0.20%) Flinto
12 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
12 1 (0.20%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 39 (7.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 9 (1.81%) SaaS
3 7 (1.41%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.23%) Internet
2 6 (1.21%) Intranet
3 1 (0.20%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.01%) Big Data
2 1 (0.20%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 120 (24.19%) Axure RP
2 53 (10.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (0.60%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.60%) Subversion
4 1 (0.20%) JIRA
General
1 87 (17.54%) Finance
2 80 (16.13%) Marketing
3 37 (7.46%) Banking
4 32 (6.45%) Retail
5 26 (5.24%) Games
6 17 (3.43%) Advertising
7 16 (3.23%) Automotive
7 16 (3.23%) Legal
8 9 (1.81%) Private Banking
8 9 (1.81%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
10 7 (1.41%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.41%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.81%) Law
12 3 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.60%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.40%) Back Office
13 2 (0.40%) Electronics
13 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (25.81%) HTML
2 125 (25.20%) CSS
3 44 (8.87%) HTML5
4 30 (6.05%) CSS3
5 20 (4.03%) Framer.js
6 19 (3.83%) AngularJS
7 16 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (2.62%) React
9 12 (2.42%) Natural Language Processing
10 6 (1.21%) jQuery
10 6 (1.21%) Sass
11 5 (1.01%) XHTML
12 4 (0.81%) Ajax
12 4 (0.81%) Flash
12 4 (0.81%) Material Design
13 3 (0.60%) SignalR
13 3 (0.60%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 2 (0.40%) .NET
14 2 (0.40%) VCL
15 1 (0.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 496 (100.00%) User Experience
2 85 (17.14%) Mobile App
3 32 (6.45%) Fintech
4 31 (6.25%) Social Media
5 28 (5.65%) Greenfield Project
6 24 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (4.64%) Graphic Design
8 21 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (2.42%) Animation
9 12 (2.42%) Cyberthreat
10 9 (1.81%) Online Banking
11 6 (1.21%) Life Science
11 6 (1.21%) RIA
12 4 (0.81%) Digital Signage
12 4 (0.81%) Online Games
12 4 (0.81%) Photography
12 4 (0.81%) Taxonomies
13 3 (0.60%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.60%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.40%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.44%) Android
1 22 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 9 (1.81%) Mac OS X
3 4 (0.81%) Windows
3 4 (0.81%) Windows 8
4 3 (0.60%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (54.03%) Wireframes
2 187 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (36.69%) Prototyping
4 89 (17.94%) Information Architecture
5 67 (13.51%) E-Commerce
5 67 (13.51%) Usability Testing
6 46 (9.27%) Responsive Web Design
7 44 (8.87%) Mentoring
8 42 (8.47%) Project Management
9 41 (8.27%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 40 (8.06%) Service Design
11 38 (7.66%) Typography
11 38 (7.66%) UX Design
12 30 (6.05%) Analytics
12 30 (6.05%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
13 28 (5.65%) Web Design
14 27 (5.44%) Collaborative Working
15 26 (5.24%) B2B
15 26 (5.24%) User Stories
15 26 (5.24%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 84 (16.94%) JavaScript
2 6 (1.21%) C
3 4 (0.81%) SQL
4 3 (0.60%) ES6
5 1 (0.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 66 (13.31%) Degree
2 12 (2.42%) Master's Degree
3 9 (1.81%) SC Cleared
3 9 (1.81%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.61%) WCAG
2 1 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (0.20%) QA
Vendors
1 174 (35.08%) Adobe
2 22 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (3.23%) Google
4 14 (2.82%) Apple
5 4 (0.81%) Capita
5 4 (0.81%) Hotjar
5 4 (0.81%) Samsung
6 3 (0.60%) Bloomberg
6 3 (0.60%) Cognizant
6 3 (0.60%) Optimizely
7 2 (0.40%) Crazy Egg
7 2 (0.40%) SAP
8 1 (0.20%) Cadence