The median annual salary for a UX Designer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience Designer
England / London
Rank 394 406 427
Rank change year-on-year +12 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 198 264 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.63% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.66% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 160 211 193
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32183 40271 40502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.11% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 34741 34018
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured UX Designer in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +37 20 £50,000 -9.09% 10
Chiswick - 3 £37,500 -
Surbiton +13 2 - -
Hammersmith - 2 £43,375 -
Kingston Upon Thames +6 1 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Hounslow -6 1 £52,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £32,500 -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 371 (100.00%) User Experience
2 210 (56.60%) Wireframes
3 148 (39.89%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (32.08%) CSS
5 118 (31.81%) HTML
5 118 (31.81%) Adobe
6 109 (29.38%) Photoshop
7 104 (28.03%) Prototyping
8 97 (26.15%) Axure RP
9 84 (22.64%) Degree
10 76 (20.49%) JavaScript
10 76 (20.49%) Adobe Illustrator
11 71 (19.14%) Marketing
12 62 (16.71%) Information Architecture
13 61 (16.44%) InVision
14 58 (15.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 55 (14.82%) E-Commerce
16 50 (13.48%) UX Design
17 49 (13.21%) Finance
18 48 (12.94%) Mobile App
19 45 (12.13%) OmniGraffle
20 39 (10.51%) Analytics
20 39 (10.51%) Responsive Web Design
21 38 (10.24%) Scrum
21 38 (10.24%) Usability Testing
22 36 (9.70%) Android
23 32 (8.63%) Apple iOS
24 31 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
25 28 (7.55%) Web Design
25 28 (7.55%) A/B Testing

UX Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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 23 (6.20%) Marvel
2 3 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.27%) CMS
3 1 (0.27%) Confluence
3 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 109 (29.38%) Photoshop
2 76 (20.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 61 (16.44%) InVision
4 58 (15.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 45 (12.13%) OmniGraffle
6 19 (5.12%) InDesign
7 17 (4.58%) Fireworks
8 13 (3.50%) Pixate
9 9 (2.43%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (1.35%) MS Visio
11 4 (1.08%) Acrobat
11 4 (1.08%) UXPin
12 3 (0.81%) MS Office
13 1 (0.27%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 6 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.35%) SaaS
4 4 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.08%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.23%) Internet
2 4 (1.08%) Intranet
2 4 (1.08%) Network Security
3 2 (0.54%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.89%) Big Data
2 5 (1.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 97 (26.15%) Axure RP
2 12 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (0.81%) Android Studio
3 3 (0.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.81%) Subversion
3 3 (0.81%) Xcode
4 1 (0.27%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 71 (19.14%) Marketing
2 49 (13.21%) Finance
3 27 (7.28%) Retail
4 26 (7.01%) Games
5 13 (3.50%) Banking
6 8 (2.16%) Publishing
7 7 (1.89%) Automotive
7 7 (1.89%) Electronics
8 4 (1.08%) Advertising
8 4 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.54%) Legal
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.27%) French Language
10 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (32.08%) CSS
2 118 (31.81%) HTML
3 26 (7.01%) HTML5
4 17 (4.58%) CSS3
5 14 (3.77%) Flash
5 14 (3.77%) Framer.js
6 13 (3.50%) jQuery
7 6 (1.62%) Node.js
8 5 (1.35%) D3.js
9 4 (1.08%) Ajax
9 4 (1.08%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.08%) React
10 3 (0.81%) Semantic HTML
10 3 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (0.54%) .NET
11 2 (0.54%) Ionic Framework
11 2 (0.54%) Sass
11 2 (0.54%) XHTML
11 2 (0.54%) XSLT
12 1 (0.27%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 371 (100.00%) User Experience
2 48 (12.94%) Mobile App
3 31 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.12%) Graphic Design
5 10 (2.70%) Fintech
6 8 (2.16%) Social Media
7 5 (1.35%) RIA
8 4 (1.08%) Animation
8 4 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (0.81%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.81%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.81%) Motion Graphics
9 3 (0.81%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.54%) 3D Printing
10 2 (0.54%) Arduino
10 2 (0.54%) Blog
10 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.27%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 36 (9.70%) Android
2 32 (8.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (56.60%) Wireframes
2 148 (39.89%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (28.03%) Prototyping
4 62 (16.71%) Information Architecture
5 55 (14.82%) E-Commerce
6 50 (13.48%) UX Design
7 39 (10.51%) Analytics
7 39 (10.51%) Responsive Web Design
8 38 (10.24%) Scrum
8 38 (10.24%) Usability Testing
9 28 (7.55%) A/B Testing
9 28 (7.55%) Web Design
10 24 (6.47%) Mentoring
10 24 (6.47%) Service Design
10 24 (6.47%) Typography
11 21 (5.66%) Rapid Prototyping
12 19 (5.12%) Psychology
13 17 (4.58%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
13 17 (4.58%) Web Development
14 16 (4.31%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 76 (20.49%) JavaScript
2 12 (3.23%) Java
3 5 (1.35%) SQL
4 4 (1.08%) C
4 4 (1.08%) PHP
5 1 (0.27%) C#
5 1 (0.27%) ECMAScript
5 1 (0.27%) ES6
5 1 (0.27%) Python
5 1 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 84 (22.64%) Degree
2 5 (1.35%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.08%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.35%) Kibana
Vendors
1 118 (31.81%) Adobe
2 6 (1.62%) Google
3 4 (1.08%) Facebook
4 2 (0.54%) MEDITECH
4 2 (0.54%) Optimizely
4 2 (0.54%) Twitter
5 1 (0.27%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.27%) Hotjar
5 1 (0.27%) SAP
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