The median annual salary for a UX Designer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 22 June 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 / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 337 362 384
Rank change year-on-year +25 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 57 74 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.40% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.42% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 77
Median salary £40,000 £47,300 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.43% +18.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14084 17831 20749
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.53% 96.94% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11801 15169 16871
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in the South East

UX Designer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for UX Designer in the South East

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UX Designer in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for UX Designer in the South East

UX 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 UX Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Surrey +62 23 £37,500 +7.14% 5
East Sussex +12 15 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Hampshire +36 8 £38,000 +16.92% 4
Berkshire +5 6 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Kent +3 2 £34,500 +15.00%
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £43,750 -5.40%
Oxfordshire +10 1 £55,000 -4.34%
UX Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South East region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 96 (100.00%) User Experience
2 59 (61.46%) Wireframes
3 52 (54.17%) HTML
3 52 (54.17%) CSS
4 44 (45.83%) JavaScript
5 38 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (36.46%) Axure RP
7 33 (34.38%) Prototyping
8 32 (33.33%) Photoshop
9 28 (29.17%) jQuery
10 26 (27.08%) HTML5
11 24 (25.00%) Scrum
12 23 (23.96%) CSS3
13 21 (21.88%) Information Architecture
14 20 (20.83%) Usability Testing
15 16 (16.67%) Degree
15 16 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (14.58%) Analytics
16 14 (14.58%) ClickTale
16 14 (14.58%) Adobe Analytics
16 14 (14.58%) Data Analytics
16 14 (14.58%) Google Analytics
17 13 (13.54%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
18 11 (11.46%) Framer.js
18 11 (11.46%) Mobile App
19 10 (10.42%) Usabilla
19 10 (10.42%) Qualitative Research
19 10 (10.42%) Adobe Illustrator
19 10 (10.42%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
19 10 (10.42%) Quantitative Research

UX 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 6 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 10 (10.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (9.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.08%) InDesign
4 2 (2.08%) InVision
5 1 (1.04%) Chatbot
5 1 (1.04%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.58%) Adobe Analytics
1 14 (14.58%) Google Analytics
2 6 (6.25%) Office 365
3 5 (5.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) Internet
Development Applications
1 35 (36.46%) Axure RP
2 8 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (7.29%) Marketing
2 6 (6.25%) Legal
3 4 (4.17%) Finance
4 2 (2.08%) Games
5 1 (1.04%) Advertising
5 1 (1.04%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (54.17%) CSS
1 52 (54.17%) HTML
2 28 (29.17%) jQuery
3 26 (27.08%) HTML5
4 23 (23.96%) CSS3
5 11 (11.46%) Framer.js
6 8 (8.33%) .NET
7 7 (7.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.08%) Ext JS
8 2 (2.08%) LESS
8 2 (2.08%) Node.js
8 2 (2.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 96 (100.00%) User Experience
2 16 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.46%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.25%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.08%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.04%) Blog
6 1 (1.04%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.04%) Android
1 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.04%) Linux
1 1 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (61.46%) Wireframes
2 38 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (34.38%) Prototyping
4 24 (25.00%) Scrum
5 21 (21.88%) Information Architecture
6 20 (20.83%) Usability Testing
7 14 (14.58%) Analytics
7 14 (14.58%) Data Analytics
8 13 (13.54%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 10 (10.42%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
9 10 (10.42%) Qualitative Research
9 10 (10.42%) Quantitative Research
10 9 (9.38%) Front End Development
11 7 (7.29%) Psychology
12 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 5 (5.21%) Mentoring
13 5 (5.21%) Web Development
14 4 (4.17%) TDD
14 4 (4.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.17%) PHP
3 3 (3.13%) C++
4 2 (2.08%) C
4 2 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (14.58%) ClickTale
2 10 (10.42%) Usabilla
3 8 (8.33%) Adobe
4 2 (2.08%) Sony
4 2 (2.08%) Twitter
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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West Berkshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
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Salary: £32640.00 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Volt
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
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Salary: 30k - 40k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Bonus + 16% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £0.00 per annum + £DOE + Brilliant Benefits
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South East
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Posted: 9 days ago
Guildford
aap3
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago