User Experience Jobs in the UK excluding London

UX
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for User Experience skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 15 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 79 90 56
Rank change year-on-year +11 -34 +2
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 2,256 2,358 3,501
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 3.27% 3.73% 4.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 3.90% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,399 1,080 1,970
10th Percentile £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,365 £43,125 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.82% +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £62,750 £70,000 £66,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,125 £76,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -16.00% +4.17% +14.29%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK excluding London

User Experience is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 58,542 60,511 66,094
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 84.85% 95.61% 93.99%
Number of salaries quoted 40,965 30,768 41,738
10th Percentile £27,067 £30,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £54,545 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +3.89% +9.38%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.57% +2.50% +9.09%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing User Experience as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in the UK excluding London

User Experience
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing User Experience in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for User Experience in the UK excluding London

User Experience
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Experience in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for User Experience in the UK excluding London

User Experience
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 15 April 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England +41 605 £47,500 -17.39% 182
South East -48 422 £50,000 -13.04% 108
Midlands +72 391 £47,500 -12.04% 87
North West +52 389 £45,000 -22.16% 113
Scotland -9 344 £49,000 -10.91% 47
South West +25 307 £55,000 +4.76% 79
West Midlands +72 250 £50,000 -4.76% 59
Yorkshire +10 156 £50,000 -13.04% 52
East of England -45 135 £40,000 -33.33% 37
East Midlands +43 133 £40,000 -33.33% 28
North East +12 60 £42,500 +4.94% 17
Wales -29 35 £37,000 -26.00% 19
Northern Ireland +23 20 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Isle of Man - 1 £36,000 -
User Experience
UK

User Experience
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 77 (3.41%) WordPress
2 56 (2.48%) CMS
3 43 (1.91%) Apache Spark
4 36 (1.60%) Confluence
5 31 (1.37%) SharePoint
6 23 (1.02%) JBoss
6 23 (1.02%) Red Hat Fuse
7 20 (0.89%) Microsoft Exchange
8 10 (0.44%) Umbraco
9 6 (0.27%) Apache
9 6 (0.27%) Drupal
9 6 (0.27%) nginx
10 5 (0.22%) Joomla!
10 5 (0.22%) Kentico
11 4 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.18%) Headless CMS
11 4 (0.18%) IIS
12 1 (0.044%) SAS
12 1 (0.044%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.044%) Totara
Applications
1 128 (5.67%) Sketch
2 65 (2.88%) Adobe XD
3 59 (2.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 50 (2.22%) Photoshop
5 43 (1.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 42 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
7 38 (1.68%) UserZoom
8 28 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
9 23 (1.02%) InVision
9 23 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 20 (0.89%) InDesign
11 11 (0.49%) Adobe After Effects
11 11 (0.49%) MS Visio
12 10 (0.44%) Chatbot
12 10 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
12 10 (0.44%) Trello
13 7 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
14 6 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
15 5 (0.22%) CANalyzer
16 4 (0.18%) Blender
Business Applications
1 36 (1.60%) Magento
2 34 (1.51%) Shopify
3 17 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
5 10 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
6 9 (0.40%) SAP CO
6 9 (0.40%) SAP FI
6 9 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.27%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.044%) Endur
10 1 (0.044%) Salesforce CRM
10 1 (0.044%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 358 (15.87%) Azure
2 260 (11.52%) AWS
2 260 (11.52%) Figma
3 157 (6.96%) Power Platform
4 146 (6.47%) IBM Cloud
5 141 (6.25%) SaaS
6 135 (5.98%) Azure DevOps
7 115 (5.10%) Serverless
8 99 (4.39%) Microsoft 365
9 93 (4.12%) Azure Logic Apps
10 92 (4.08%) Azure Functions
11 89 (3.95%) Azure API Management
11 89 (3.95%) Azure Service Bus
12 88 (3.90%) Power Automate
12 88 (3.90%) PowerApps
13 84 (3.72%) Miro
14 76 (3.37%) GCP
15 75 (3.32%) SurveyMonkey
16 51 (2.26%) GitHub
17 48 (2.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.51%) Firewall
2 33 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
3 28 (1.24%) HTTP
4 24 (1.06%) Wireless
5 22 (0.98%) MQTT
6 19 (0.84%) 4G
7 18 (0.80%) DSL
8 13 (0.58%) Internet
8 13 (0.58%) Intranet
9 12 (0.53%) 3G
9 12 (0.53%) DNS
9 12 (0.53%) RS-485
10 11 (0.49%) SAN
11 10 (0.44%) LAN
12 9 (0.40%) VPN
13 8 (0.35%) WAN
14 7 (0.31%) 5G
14 7 (0.31%) FTP
15 6 (0.27%) DHCP
15 6 (0.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (9.26%) MongoDB
2 203 (9.00%) PostgreSQL
3 164 (7.27%) DB2
4 155 (6.87%) NoSQL
5 123 (5.45%) Power BI
6 118 (5.23%) MySQL
7 117 (5.19%) Relational Database
8 80 (3.55%) SQL Server
9 44 (1.95%) Big Data
10 42 (1.86%) Redis
11 38 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
11 38 (1.68%) Tableau
12 24 (1.06%) Hadoop
13 23 (1.02%) Scylla
14 20 (0.89%) Data Lake
15 12 (0.53%) Geospatial Data
15 12 (0.53%) GIS
16 11 (0.49%) MS Access
17 10 (0.44%) Power Query
18 7 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 243 (10.77%) Git
2 140 (6.21%) JIRA
3 56 (2.48%) Jenkins
4 27 (1.20%) Cucumber
4 27 (1.20%) IntelliJ
5 26 (1.15%) Visual Studio
6 25 (1.11%) Bitbucket
7 24 (1.06%) webpack
8 22 (0.98%) Cypress.io
9 20 (0.89%) Selenium
10 19 (0.84%) gulp
11 17 (0.75%) Postman
12 14 (0.62%) PHPUnit
13 12 (0.53%) Jasmine
14 10 (0.44%) Moq
15 8 (0.35%) Android Studio
15 8 (0.35%) Visual Studio Code
15 8 (0.35%) Vite
16 7 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
16 7 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 764 (33.87%) Social Skills
2 488 (21.63%) Finance
3 435 (19.28%) Marketing
4 378 (16.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 280 (12.41%) Public Sector
6 251 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
7 216 (9.57%) Law
8 109 (4.83%) Retail
9 88 (3.90%) Manufacturing
10 81 (3.59%) Banking
11 77 (3.41%) Organisational Skills
12 54 (2.39%) Presentation Skills
13 47 (2.08%) Games
14 38 (1.68%) Legal
15 37 (1.64%) Automotive
16 35 (1.55%) Fire and Rescue
17 34 (1.51%) Investment Banking
18 32 (1.42%) Electronics
18 32 (1.42%) Social Science
19 31 (1.37%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 771 (34.18%) Developer
2 344 (15.25%) Senior
3 266 (11.79%) Designer
4 247 (10.95%) Lead
5 198 (8.78%) Full Stack Developer
6 185 (8.20%) Software Engineer
7 182 (8.07%) UX Designer
8 137 (6.07%) Senior Developer
9 134 (5.94%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 110 (4.88%) UI Designer
11 103 (4.57%) UI/UX Designer
12 99 (4.39%) Azure Developer
13 87 (3.86%) Analyst
14 82 (3.63%) Architect
15 80 (3.55%) Software Developer
16 72 (3.19%) Senior Designer
17 71 (3.15%) Full Stack Engineer
18 65 (2.88%) Senior UX Designer
19 63 (2.79%) PHP Developer
20 60 (2.66%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 636 (28.19%) HTML
2 587 (26.02%) CSS
3 471 (20.88%) React
4 360 (15.96%) AngularJS
5 342 (15.16%) .NET
6 300 (13.30%) Vue
7 256 (11.35%) REST
8 250 (11.08%) jQuery
9 228 (10.11%) Node.js
10 212 (9.40%) Web Services
11 200 (8.87%) ASP.NET
12 190 (8.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 155 (6.87%) Backbone.js
14 150 (6.65%) ASP.NET Core
15 146 (6.47%) Ember.js
16 134 (5.94%) RESTful
17 103 (4.57%) Sass
18 87 (3.86%) Laravel
19 86 (3.81%) HTML5
20 76 (3.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 226 (10.02%) Algorithms
2 199 (8.82%) Data Structures
3 170 (7.54%) Product Ownership
4 147 (6.52%) Blockchain
5 146 (6.47%) Hybrid Cloud
6 130 (5.76%) Mobile App
7 76 (3.37%) Management Information System
8 72 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
9 68 (3.01%) e-Learning
10 51 (2.26%) Cloud Native
10 51 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
11 41 (1.82%) Graphic Design
12 39 (1.73%) Social Media
13 38 (1.68%) Market Risk
13 38 (1.68%) Onboarding
14 32 (1.42%) IoT
15 30 (1.33%) Cyberattack
16 25 (1.11%) Animation
17 24 (1.06%) Data Centre
17 24 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 293 (12.99%) Windows
2 278 (12.32%) Linux
3 214 (9.49%) Android
4 209 (9.26%) Apple iOS
5 39 (1.73%) Windows Server
6 34 (1.51%) Windows Server 2016
6 34 (1.51%) Windows Server 2019
7 33 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (1.37%) CentOS
9 20 (0.89%) Mac OS
10 12 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
11 9 (0.40%) Unix
11 9 (0.40%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.27%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.18%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.13%) SUSE
14 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.089%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.044%) VMS
16 1 (0.044%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 791 (35.06%) UX Design
2 772 (34.22%) Agile
3 581 (25.75%) Problem-Solving
4 361 (16.00%) Full Stack Development
5 348 (15.43%) DevOps
5 348 (15.43%) Mentoring
6 337 (14.94%) Software Engineering
7 323 (14.32%) Web Development
8 282 (12.50%) Front End Development
9 279 (12.37%) Actionable Insight
10 278 (12.32%) Analytics
11 270 (11.97%) Design Patterns
12 252 (11.17%) Artificial Intelligence
13 238 (10.55%) Roadmaps
14 221 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
15 212 (9.40%) User Research
16 203 (9.00%) Design Thinking
17 199 (8.82%) OO
18 190 (8.42%) OOP
18 190 (8.42%) UX Research
Programming Languages
1 721 (31.96%) JavaScript
2 442 (19.59%) SQL
3 317 (14.05%) C#
4 309 (13.70%) Java
5 292 (12.94%) Python
6 190 (8.42%) TypeScript
7 168 (7.45%) PHP
8 60 (2.66%) Go
9 59 (2.62%) Bash
10 50 (2.22%) PowerShell
11 41 (1.82%) Scala
12 36 (1.60%) R
13 34 (1.51%) Kotlin
14 33 (1.46%) C
15 30 (1.33%) C++
16 27 (1.20%) T-SQL
17 23 (1.02%) Rust
17 23 (1.02%) Swift
17 23 (1.02%) SystemVerilog
17 23 (1.02%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 419 (18.57%) Degree
2 198 (8.78%) Security Cleared
3 112 (4.96%) SC Cleared
4 93 (4.12%) Master's Degree
5 74 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
6 64 (2.84%) DV Cleared
7 45 (1.99%) PhD
8 24 (1.06%) AWS Certification
8 24 (1.06%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 23 (1.02%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
9 23 (1.02%) AWS Certified Developer
9 23 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (0.89%) CIPD
11 18 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (0.62%) ISTQB
13 13 (0.58%) MBA
14 12 (0.53%) CSPO
15 8 (0.35%) Azure Certification
16 7 (0.31%) PMI Certification
17 6 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (7.71%) Accessibility
2 144 (6.38%) QA
3 60 (2.66%) WCAG
4 48 (2.13%) GDPR
5 46 (2.04%) Actionable Recommendations
6 41 (1.82%) SLA
7 8 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.35%) PMO
8 5 (0.22%) HIPAA
8 5 (0.22%) ISO 26262
9 3 (0.13%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.089%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.089%) HL7
10 2 (0.089%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.044%) NIST
11 1 (0.044%) SOC 2
11 1 (0.044%) SOC 3
System Software
1 68 (3.01%) Docker
2 52 (2.30%) Active Directory
3 29 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.53%) Firmware
6 8 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.13%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.089%) XenApp
10 1 (0.044%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.044%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 61 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 17 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
3 15 (0.66%) SCCM
4 12 (0.53%) Terraform
5 6 (0.27%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 6 (0.27%) Progress Chef
5 6 (0.27%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (0.18%) vCenter Server
7 3 (0.13%) Trend Micro Deep Security
7 3 (0.13%) WSUS
8 2 (0.089%) Ansible
8 2 (0.089%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.089%) cPanel
8 2 (0.089%) Nessus
8 2 (0.089%) Plesk
8 2 (0.089%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.044%) Functional Safety
9 1 (0.044%) SysTrack
9 1 (0.044%) WMI
Vendors
1 341 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 177 (7.85%) Red Hat
3 162 (7.18%) Adobe
4 146 (6.47%) IBM
5 124 (5.50%) Google
6 72 (3.19%) Oracle
7 70 (3.10%) Qualtrics
8 50 (2.22%) VMware
9 45 (1.99%) Apple
10 41 (1.82%) Dell
10 41 (1.82%) ServiceNow
11 31 (1.37%) SAP
12 28 (1.24%) Salesforce
13 24 (1.06%) Databricks
13 24 (1.06%) HP
14 21 (0.93%) WooCommerce
14 21 (0.93%) Xamarin
15 20 (0.89%) Facebook
16 19 (0.84%) Alteryx
16 19 (0.84%) Samsung