The median annual salary for a Interaction Designer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Interaction Designer
UK
Rank 841 931 945
Rank change year-on-year +90 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Interaction Designer 19 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.024% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.025% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 17
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -32.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £40,000 £29,512
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £70,000 £67,200
UK excluding London median salary £34,625 - £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Interaction Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Interaction Designer in the UK

Interaction Designer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Interaction Designer in the UK

Interaction Designer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Interaction Designer over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Interaction Designer in the UK

Interaction Designer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Interaction Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +101 18 £45,000 +5.88% 4
London +67 13 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Yorkshire - 3 £25,000 -
South West - 2 £40,750 -
Swindon - 2 £40,750 -
Wiltshire - 2 £40,750 -
City of London +46 1 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

Interaction Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Interaction 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 featuring Interaction Designer in the job title.

1 30 (90.91%) User Experience
2 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (45.45%) Photoshop
3 15 (45.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (39.39%) Adobe
4 13 (39.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (39.39%) Prototyping
5 10 (30.30%) Typography
5 10 (30.30%) Axure RP
5 10 (30.30%) Apple iOS
5 10 (30.30%) Android
6 9 (27.27%) Degree
6 9 (27.27%) HTML
6 9 (27.27%) HND
6 9 (27.27%) InVision
7 8 (24.24%) Wireframes
7 8 (24.24%) CSS
8 5 (15.15%) HTML5
8 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
9 4 (12.12%) Information Architecture
9 4 (12.12%) Rapid Prototyping
9 4 (12.12%) MS Office
9 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.12%) Graphic Design
9 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
9 4 (12.12%) UX Design
10 3 (9.09%) Usability Testing
10 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
10 3 (9.09%) Coaching
10 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

Interaction Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 15 (45.45%) Photoshop
2 13 (39.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (27.27%) InVision
4 4 (12.12%) MS Office
5 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
6 2 (6.06%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) HTML
2 8 (24.24%) CSS
3 5 (15.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (90.91%) User Experience
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Graphic Design
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Blog
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Android
1 10 (30.30%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) Prototyping
3 10 (30.30%) Typography
4 8 (24.24%) Wireframes
5 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
6 4 (12.12%) Information Architecture
6 4 (12.12%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (12.12%) UX Design
7 3 (9.09%) Coaching
7 3 (9.09%) Usability Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Conceptual Models
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.03%) BDD
9 1 (3.03%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) Scrum
9 1 (3.03%) User Stories
9 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
1 9 (27.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Adobe
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Twitter
4 1 (3.03%) iRise
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