Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior UI Designer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Senior User Interface Designer
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1080 1142 1234
Rank change year-on-year +62 +92 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UI Designer 102 83 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.044% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.045% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 89 68 67
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £39,750 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,250 £62,500 £71,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.78% -10.00% +57.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Senior UI Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior UI Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior UI Designer in the UK

Senior UI Designer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior UI Designer in the UK

Senior UI Designer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior UI Designer over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior UI Designer in the UK

Senior UI Designer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UI Designer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
England +41 102 £55,000 +10.00% 5
London +9 63 £57,500 +15.00% 3
UK excluding London +49 39 £46,250 +2.78% 2
South East +45 23 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Yorkshire +24 6 £41,500 +24.81% 1
East of England +17 6 £37,500 -25.00%
North of England -2 6 £41,500 +24.81% 1
South West +12 2 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
Midlands - 2 £47,500 -

Senior UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior UI 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 Senior UI Designer in the job title.

1 82 (80.39%) User Experience
2 41 (40.20%) CSS
2 41 (40.20%) HTML
3 40 (39.22%) Wireframes
4 34 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (32.35%) Photoshop
5 33 (32.35%) InVision
6 29 (28.43%) Adobe
7 27 (26.47%) Adobe Illustrator
7 27 (26.47%) Typography
8 26 (25.49%) Finance
9 25 (24.51%) Retail
9 25 (24.51%) Axure RP
10 22 (21.57%) Mobile App
10 22 (21.57%) Prototyping
11 20 (19.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 20 (19.61%) E-Commerce
12 16 (15.69%) B2B
13 15 (14.71%) JavaScript
13 15 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
13 15 (14.71%) Sass
14 14 (13.73%) OO
14 14 (13.73%) B2C
14 14 (13.73%) OOD
14 14 (13.73%) Banking
14 14 (13.73%) Marketing
15 12 (11.76%) Degree
16 11 (10.78%) HTML5
17 10 (9.80%) InDesign
18 9 (8.82%) Android

Senior UI 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:

Applications
1 33 (32.35%) InVision
1 33 (32.35%) Photoshop
2 27 (26.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (19.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (9.80%) InDesign
5 2 (1.96%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 25 (24.51%) Axure RP
General
1 26 (25.49%) Finance
2 25 (24.51%) Retail
3 14 (13.73%) Banking
3 14 (13.73%) Marketing
4 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.94%) Legal
4 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.98%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (40.20%) CSS
1 41 (40.20%) HTML
2 15 (14.71%) Sass
3 11 (10.78%) HTML5
4 9 (8.82%) AngularJS
5 8 (7.84%) Material Design
6 6 (5.88%) CSS3
7 4 (3.92%) Framer.js
8 3 (2.94%) Laravel
8 3 (2.94%) SignalR
8 3 (2.94%) SVG
8 3 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (2.94%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 1 (0.98%) Ajax
9 1 (0.98%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 82 (80.39%) User Experience
2 22 (21.57%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.92%) Graphic Design
3 4 (3.92%) Minimum Viable Product
4 3 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.94%) iPhone
5 2 (1.96%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.96%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.96%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.96%) SCORM
6 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.82%) Android
1 9 (8.82%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.94%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (39.22%) Wireframes
2 34 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (26.47%) Typography
4 22 (21.57%) Prototyping
5 20 (19.61%) E-Commerce
6 16 (15.69%) B2B
7 15 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (13.73%) B2C
8 14 (13.73%) OO
8 14 (13.73%) OOD
9 7 (6.86%) Information Architecture
9 7 (6.86%) Personalization
9 7 (6.86%) Project Management
10 6 (5.88%) Front End Development
10 6 (5.88%) Web Design
11 5 (4.90%) Rapid Prototyping
11 5 (4.90%) Service Design
12 4 (3.92%) Customer Insight
12 4 (3.92%) Heuristic Evaluation
12 4 (3.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (2.94%) ES6
2 3 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) PhD
2 2 (1.96%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) QA
2 4 (3.92%) WCAG
3 3 (2.94%) COSHH
3 3 (2.94%) GMP
Vendors
1 29 (28.43%) Adobe
2 6 (5.88%) Apple
3 4 (3.92%) Capita