Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a UI Designer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

User Interface Designer
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 459 517 548
Rank change year-on-year +58 +31 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Designer 90 73 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 73 66 96
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £32,750 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29564 33620 41518
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24692 28198 34628
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

UI Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured UI Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for UI Designer in the South East

UI Designer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UI Designer in the South East.

Salary trend for UI Designer in the South East

UI Designer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UI Designer in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for UI Designer in the South East

UI Designer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UI Designer within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
East Sussex +2 34 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Surrey +26 31 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Thames Valley +31 18 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Berkshire +43 12 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Oxfordshire +7 6 £57,500 +64.29% 1
Kent +18 4 £30,000 +20.00%
Middlesex - 2 £36,000 -
Hampshire +9 1 £25,000 -13.04%
UI Designer
England

UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, UI 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 South East region featuring UI Designer in the job title.

1 71 (78.89%) User Experience
2 49 (54.44%) HTML
2 49 (54.44%) CSS
3 46 (51.11%) JavaScript
4 37 (41.11%) Wireframes
5 29 (32.22%) Adobe
6 23 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (22.22%) Photoshop
8 19 (21.11%) Axure RP
9 18 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 17 (18.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 17 (18.89%) Finance
10 17 (18.89%) Degree
11 16 (17.78%) Adobe Illustrator
12 15 (16.67%) Web Design
13 13 (14.44%) Prototyping
14 12 (13.33%) Marketing
14 12 (13.33%) Mobile App
15 11 (12.22%) Typography
16 9 (10.00%) Mobile First
16 9 (10.00%) InVision
16 9 (10.00%) CRM
17 7 (7.78%) Collaborative Working
17 7 (7.78%) Personalization
18 6 (6.67%) jQuery
18 6 (6.67%) Scrum
19 5 (5.56%) Content Management
19 5 (5.56%) CMS
19 5 (5.56%) Information Architecture
20 3 (3.33%) UXPin

UI Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 17 (18.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 16 (17.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (10.00%) InVision
5 3 (3.33%) UXPin
6 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
7 1 (1.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 3 (3.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 19 (21.11%) Axure RP
2 18 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 17 (18.89%) Finance
2 12 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (2.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (54.44%) CSS
1 49 (54.44%) HTML
2 6 (6.67%) jQuery
3 3 (3.33%) Material Design
3 3 (3.33%) RESTful
3 3 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.11%) Framer.js
Miscellaneous
1 71 (78.89%) User Experience
2 12 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.22%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.22%) Learning Management System
3 2 (2.22%) PlayStation
3 2 (2.22%) SCORM
4 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.11%) Social Media
4 1 (1.11%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.11%) Wireframes
2 23 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.67%) Web Design
4 13 (14.44%) Prototyping
5 11 (12.22%) Typography
6 9 (10.00%) CRM
6 9 (10.00%) Mobile First
7 7 (7.78%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (7.78%) Personalization
8 6 (6.67%) Scrum
9 5 (5.56%) Content Management
9 5 (5.56%) Information Architecture
10 3 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (3.33%) Machine Learning
10 3 (3.33%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.22%) Game Development
11 2 (2.22%) Rapid Prototyping
11 2 (2.22%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (18.89%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) PhD
2 2 (2.22%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 29 (32.22%) Adobe
2 2 (2.22%) Sony