Period
to 18 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior User Experience Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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

Senior UX Architect
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1099 - 1185
Rank change year-on-year - +1185 +90
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior User Experience Architect 6 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% - 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% - 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
UK median annual salary £67,500 - £50,000
10th Percentile £63,250 - £46,950
90th Percentile £69,750 - £59,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £49,750

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 145,255 167,294 171,193
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.18% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 116,140 135,774 142,579
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Senior User Experience Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior User Experience Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior User Experience Architect in the UK

Senior User Experience Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior User Experience Architect.

Salary trend for Senior User Experience Architect in the UK

Senior User Experience Architect
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior User Experience Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
London - 6 £67,500 -
England - 6 £67,500 - 1

Senior User Experience Architect Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, Senior User Experience Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Senior User Experience Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
1 6 (100.00%) Wireframes
1 6 (100.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 5 (83.33%) Prototyping
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Mobile Development
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Confluence
2 5 (83.33%) Information Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) Usability Testing
3 4 (66.67%) CMS
3 4 (66.67%) Workshop Facilitation
4 3 (50.00%) Content Management
4 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving

Senior User Experience Architect 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 (83.33%) Confluence
2 4 (66.67%) CMS
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
1 6 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Information Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Mobile Development
2 5 (83.33%) Prototyping
3 4 (66.67%) Usability Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Workshop Facilitation
4 3 (50.00%) Content Management
4 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA