The median annual salary for a UX Designer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 353 409 399
Rank change year-on-year +56 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 41 48 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 61
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  

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 14480 18932 20086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.71% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12107 16135 16169
Median salary £42,925 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.17% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

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 29 March 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 29 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
Surrey +50 20 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Hampshire +25 8 £38,112 +8.89% 2
Buckinghamshire +19 6 £47,500 +31.03%
Berkshire +33 3 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Middlesex - 2 £55,000 -
East Sussex +5 1 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Oxfordshire +5 1 £40,000 -27.27%
UX Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 95 (100.00%) User Experience
2 71 (74.74%) Wireframes
3 63 (66.32%) HTML
4 62 (65.26%) CSS
5 44 (46.32%) Axure RP
6 43 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (38.95%) JavaScript
8 36 (37.89%) Prototyping
8 36 (37.89%) Photoshop
9 31 (32.63%) HTML5
10 28 (29.47%) CSS3
11 24 (25.26%) Scrum
11 24 (25.26%) jQuery
11 24 (25.26%) Usability Testing
12 21 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (21.05%) Analytics
14 19 (20.00%) Information Architecture
15 18 (18.95%) Google Analytics
15 18 (18.95%) Data Analytics
15 18 (18.95%) ClickTale
15 18 (18.95%) Adobe Analytics
16 16 (16.84%) Front End Development
17 15 (15.79%) Degree
17 15 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
18 12 (12.63%) Responsive Web Design
19 11 (11.58%) OmniGraffle
19 11 (11.58%) Finance
20 10 (10.53%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
21 9 (9.47%) Mobile App
21 9 (9.47%) Psychology

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 2 (2.11%) CMS
2 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (37.89%) Photoshop
2 15 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (11.58%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (6.32%) InVision
5 4 (4.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (3.16%) InDesign
7 1 (1.05%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.95%) Adobe Analytics
1 18 (18.95%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.16%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 44 (46.32%) Axure RP
2 4 (4.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (11.58%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Marketing
3 3 (3.16%) Retail
4 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (66.32%) HTML
2 62 (65.26%) CSS
3 31 (32.63%) HTML5
4 28 (29.47%) CSS3
5 24 (25.26%) jQuery
6 7 (7.37%) Framer.js
7 2 (2.11%) .NET
7 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.11%) LESS
7 2 (2.11%) Sass
7 2 (2.11%) SVG
8 1 (1.05%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 95 (100.00%) User Experience
2 21 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.47%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.42%) W3C
5 4 (4.21%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.11%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.11%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.11%) Android
1 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (74.74%) Wireframes
2 43 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (37.89%) Prototyping
4 24 (25.26%) Scrum
4 24 (25.26%) Usability Testing
5 20 (21.05%) Analytics
6 19 (20.00%) Information Architecture
7 18 (18.95%) Data Analytics
8 16 (16.84%) Front End Development
9 12 (12.63%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (10.53%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 9 (9.47%) Psychology
12 8 (8.42%) UX Design
12 8 (8.42%) Web Accessibility
13 7 (7.37%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
13 7 (7.37%) Product Management
13 7 (7.37%) Qualitative Research
14 6 (6.32%) Typography
15 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
15 5 (5.26%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 37 (38.95%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.26%) Java
2 5 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 18 (18.95%) ClickTale
2 8 (8.42%) Adobe
3 7 (7.37%) Usabilla
4 1 (1.05%) EXTOL
4 1 (1.05%) Google
Kent
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Company Car / Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago