The median annual salary for an Interaction Designer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Interaction Designer
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 900 961
Rank change year-on-year +52 +61  
Permanent jobs requiring an Interaction Designer 26 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.034% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.035% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 23
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -41.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,428 £30,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £53,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £33,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year +18.51% -7.53%  

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 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Interaction Designer in the UK

Interaction Designer
Top 6 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 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
England +31 26 £45,000 +28.57% 6
London +30 24 £47,500 +22.58% 3
Lancashire - 2 £40,000 -
North West - 2 £40,000 -
City of London +25 1 £50,000 -2.43% 2
Brentford - 1 £67,500 -

Interaction Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 37 (82.22%) User Experience
2 23 (51.11%) Wireframes
3 20 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (35.56%) Photoshop
6 15 (33.33%) Adobe
7 14 (31.11%) Degree
8 12 (26.67%) Prototyping
9 11 (24.44%) HTML
10 10 (22.22%) CSS
11 9 (20.00%) Android
11 9 (20.00%) Information Architecture
11 9 (20.00%) Axure RP
11 9 (20.00%) Apple iOS
12 7 (15.56%) Typography
13 6 (13.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 6 (13.33%) InVision
13 6 (13.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 6 (13.33%) HND
14 5 (11.11%) CMS
14 5 (11.11%) Banking
14 5 (11.11%) Content Management
14 5 (11.11%) Web Analytics
14 5 (11.11%) Omniture
14 5 (11.11%) Online Banking
14 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
14 5 (11.11%) W3C
14 5 (11.11%) Finance
14 5 (11.11%) WebTrends
14 5 (11.11%) Analytics

Interaction Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 16 (35.56%) Photoshop
3 6 (13.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (13.33%) InVision
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (8.89%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Axure RP
2 6 (13.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (11.11%) Banking
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Marketing
2 4 (8.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) HTML
2 10 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 37 (82.22%) User Experience
2 5 (11.11%) Graphic Design
2 5 (11.11%) Online Banking
2 5 (11.11%) W3C
3 2 (4.44%) Blog
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Android
1 9 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Wireframes
2 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.67%) Prototyping
4 9 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 7 (15.56%) Typography
6 5 (11.11%) Analytics
6 5 (11.11%) Content Management
6 5 (11.11%) Copywriting
6 5 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
6 5 (11.11%) Usability Testing
6 5 (11.11%) Web Analytics
7 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Business Development
7 4 (8.89%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (8.89%) Industrial Design
7 4 (8.89%) Visualisation
8 3 (6.67%) Coaching
9 2 (4.44%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.44%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) HND
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Adobe
2 5 (11.11%) Omniture
3 2 (4.44%) iRise
3 2 (4.44%) Twitter
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