Period
to 19 October 2019

The median annual salary for a UI Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

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

User Interface Developer
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 613 682 660
Rank change year-on-year +69 -22 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Developer 512 525 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.33% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 435 435 519
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,700 £32,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £85,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.28% -4.44% -

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 130,312 158,067 167,756
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 95.93% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 103,901 127,366 134,317
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

UI Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for UI Developer in the UK

UI Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for UI Developer in the UK

UI Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UI Developer over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for UI Developer in the UK

UI Developer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UI Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 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
England +70 493 £60,000 +9.09% 63
London +127 274 £77,500 +10.71% 20
UK excluding London +34 236 £50,000 +16.28% 45
South East +34 117 £50,000 +17.65% 19
North of England +19 40 £50,000 +17.65% 7
South West +33 33 £50,000 +11.11% 6
North West +62 30 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Midlands +38 25 £51,250 +17.82% 5
West Midlands +46 15 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Scotland +18 15 £47,500 +26.67% 2
East Midlands +19 10 £60,000 +37.93%
North East +18 5 - -
Yorkshire -32 5 £45,000 +5.88% 3
East of England +38 4 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Northern Ireland -6 2 £37,500 -16.67%

UI Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, UI Developer 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 UI Developer in the job title.

1 454 (88.67%) JavaScript
2 335 (65.43%) CSS
3 317 (61.91%) HTML
4 283 (55.27%) React
5 282 (55.08%) AngularJS
6 251 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
7 202 (39.45%) HTML5
8 182 (35.55%) User Experience
9 156 (30.47%) Front End Development
10 155 (30.27%) CSS3
10 155 (30.27%) Java
11 151 (29.49%) Finance
12 134 (26.17%) Git (software)
13 123 (24.02%) TypeScript
14 120 (23.44%) ES6
15 115 (22.46%) Sass
16 114 (22.27%) webpack
17 112 (21.88%) Redux
18 104 (20.31%) Vue.js
19 101 (19.73%) Docker
20 100 (19.53%) Node.js
21 94 (18.36%) Scrum
22 92 (17.97%) AWS
22 92 (17.97%) jQuery
23 77 (15.04%) Jenkins
23 77 (15.04%) Microservices
24 76 (14.84%) C#
25 75 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
25 75 (14.65%) Web Development
25 75 (14.65%) Twitter Bootstrap

UI Developer 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 34 (6.64%) Confluence
2 15 (2.93%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.54%) CMS
4 12 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.98%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.98%) nginx
6 3 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.59%) Apache
6 3 (0.59%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.59%) WordPress
7 1 (0.20%) Drupal
7 1 (0.20%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.20%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (6.05%) Photoshop
2 20 (3.91%) Sketch
3 11 (2.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (2.15%) Adobe XD
4 3 (0.59%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (0.39%) Figma
5 2 (0.39%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.39%) InVision
5 2 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.20%) GIMP
6 1 (0.20%) InDesign
6 1 (0.20%) Moqups
6 1 (0.20%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 92 (17.97%) AWS
2 69 (13.48%) Serverless
3 65 (12.70%) npm
4 50 (9.77%) AWS Lambda
5 49 (9.57%) Amazon EC2
6 34 (6.64%) Amazon ECS
7 31 (6.05%) GitHub
8 28 (5.47%) Amazon SQS
9 21 (4.10%) Amazon S3
10 20 (3.91%) OpenShift
11 16 (3.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 13 (2.54%) Yarn
13 12 (2.34%) Azure
13 12 (2.34%) CloudFront
14 10 (1.95%) SaaS
15 5 (0.98%) Slack
16 4 (0.78%) GCP
17 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
18 2 (0.39%) DigitalOcean
18 2 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.13%) HTTP
2 15 (2.93%) Internet
3 3 (0.59%) Firewall
3 3 (0.59%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.81%) MongoDB
2 37 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (6.45%) Redis
4 20 (3.91%) Amazon RDS
5 17 (3.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 16 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
7 12 (2.34%) Amazon Aurora
8 11 (2.15%) SQL Server
9 6 (1.17%) Big Data
10 5 (0.98%) Amazon Athena
11 4 (0.78%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.39%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.39%) MySQL
12 2 (0.39%) Sqoop
13 1 (0.20%) Data Lake
13 1 (0.20%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 134 (26.17%) Git (software)
2 114 (22.27%) webpack
3 77 (15.04%) Jenkins
4 63 (12.30%) JIRA
5 61 (11.91%) gulp
6 49 (9.57%) Artifactory
6 49 (9.57%) GitLab
7 47 (9.18%) Grunt
8 42 (8.20%) Cucumber
9 41 (8.01%) Selenium
10 37 (7.23%) Babel
11 32 (6.25%) Bitbucket
11 32 (6.25%) Jasmine
12 25 (4.88%) Mocha
13 16 (3.13%) Travis CI
14 14 (2.73%) Bower
15 10 (1.95%) Subversion
16 8 (1.56%) Axure RP
17 5 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 5 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 151 (29.49%) Finance
2 46 (8.98%) Marketing
3 45 (8.79%) Retail
4 37 (7.23%) Front Office
5 34 (6.64%) Banking
6 30 (5.86%) Public Sector
7 28 (5.47%) Telecoms
8 27 (5.27%) Electronics
8 27 (5.27%) Manufacturing
9 11 (2.15%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.17%) Games
11 5 (0.98%) Advertising
12 2 (0.39%) Publishing
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (65.43%) CSS
2 317 (61.91%) HTML
3 283 (55.27%) React
4 282 (55.08%) AngularJS
5 202 (39.45%) HTML5
6 155 (30.27%) CSS3
7 115 (22.46%) Sass
8 112 (21.88%) Redux
9 104 (20.31%) Vue.js
10 100 (19.53%) Node.js
11 92 (17.97%) jQuery
12 75 (14.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 69 (13.48%) LESS
14 58 (11.33%) .NET
15 52 (10.16%) JSON
16 50 (9.77%) Spring
17 45 (8.79%) REST
17 45 (8.79%) RESTful
18 40 (7.81%) Kafka
19 36 (7.03%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 182 (35.55%) User Experience
2 51 (9.96%) Hedge funds
3 39 (7.62%) Greenfield Project
4 35 (6.84%) Mobile App
5 22 (4.30%) Equities
6 13 (2.54%) iPad
7 7 (1.37%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.37%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.37%) Tandem
8 6 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (0.98%) Cyberattack
9 5 (0.98%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.78%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.78%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.78%) W3C
11 3 (0.59%) Cybercrime
11 3 (0.59%) Derivative
11 3 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.52%) Android
2 16 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 13 (2.54%) Linux
4 11 (2.15%) Windows
5 5 (0.98%) Unix
6 3 (0.59%) CentOS
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (30.47%) Front End Development
3 94 (18.36%) Scrum
4 77 (15.04%) Microservices
5 75 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
5 75 (14.65%) Web Development
6 68 (13.28%) DevOps
6 68 (13.28%) Software Engineering
7 56 (10.94%) Asset Management
7 56 (10.94%) TDD
8 50 (9.77%) OO
9 49 (9.57%) MVC
10 44 (8.59%) Problem-Solving
11 43 (8.40%) Sprint Planning
12 42 (8.20%) Responsive Web Design
12 42 (8.20%) Test Automation
13 39 (7.62%) Unit Testing
13 39 (7.62%) Web Design
14 37 (7.23%) Deployment Automation
15 36 (7.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 454 (88.67%) JavaScript
2 155 (30.27%) Java
3 123 (24.02%) TypeScript
4 120 (23.44%) ES6
5 76 (14.84%) C#
6 56 (10.94%) ES7
7 33 (6.45%) SQL
8 21 (4.10%) Python
9 10 (1.95%) PHP
10 8 (1.56%) Ruby
11 7 (1.37%) Dart
11 7 (1.37%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.17%) C
13 5 (0.98%) Scala
14 4 (0.78%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.59%) Kotlin
15 3 (0.59%) VB
16 1 (0.20%) C++
16 1 (0.20%) Java 8
16 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (8.40%) Degree
2 9 (1.76%) Master's Degree
3 7 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (0.59%) CCNA
4 3 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.59%) CISSP
4 3 (0.59%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.59%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.59%) GIAC
4 3 (0.59%) Linux+ Certification
4 3 (0.59%) MCSE
4 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.59%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (0.59%) SANS
4 3 (0.59%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.59%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.88%) QA
2 3 (0.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 101 (19.73%) Docker
2 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 56 (10.94%) Kubernetes
2 49 (9.57%) Terraform
3 33 (6.45%) Marathon
3 33 (6.45%) Mesos
4 26 (5.08%) Ansible
5 8 (1.56%) Puppet
6 2 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.20%) Kibana
7 1 (0.20%) logstash
7 1 (0.20%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 31 (6.05%) SAP
2 12 (2.34%) Adobe
3 8 (1.56%) Tableau
4 5 (0.98%) Google
4 5 (0.98%) Oracle
4 5 (0.98%) Xamarin
5 4 (0.78%) Red Hat
5 4 (0.78%) ServiceNow
5 4 (0.78%) UiPath
6 3 (0.59%) DevExpress
6 3 (0.59%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.39%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.20%) Facebook
8 1 (0.20%) FatWire
8 1 (0.20%) Siebel
8 1 (0.20%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.20%) Splunk
8 1 (0.20%) Twitter
8 1 (0.20%) Vignette