Period
to 6 April 2020

The median annual salary for a UI Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 608 808 709
Rank change year-on-year +200 -99 -91
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Developer 402 323 530
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 367 267 479
Median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,250 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% -5.56%

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 111,584 143,241 171,258
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.39% 95.98% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 89,497 114,261 140,435
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

UI Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for UI Developer in the UK

UI Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing UI Developer.

Salary trend for UI Developer in the UK

UI Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing UI Developer over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Salary histogram for UI Developer in the UK

UI Developer
Top 17 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 6 April 2020. 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 +172 346 £55,000 -8.33% 56
UK excluding London +164 228 £43,000 -4.44% 29
London +114 166 £75,000 -4.76% 30
South East +61 66 £55,000 - 16
Midlands +98 59 £38,500 +4.05% 4
West Midlands +95 55 £38,500 +8.45% 2
Scotland +69 41 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Work from Home +36 37 £43,000 -18.10% 2
North of England +53 33 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire +46 22 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East of England +52 13 £47,500 +11.76% 4
South West +44 10 £40,000 -8.57% 1
North West +22 10 £50,000 +5.26%
Northern Ireland - 6 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands +33 4 £37,500 -9.64% 2
Wales 0 1 £35,000 -17.65%
North East - 1 £45,000 -

UI Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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.

1 345 (85.82%) JavaScript
2 305 (75.87%) HTML
3 299 (74.38%) CSS
4 209 (51.99%) AngularJS
5 205 (51.00%) React
6 187 (46.52%) User Experience
7 168 (41.79%) HTML5
8 143 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
9 120 (29.85%) CSS3
10 108 (26.87%) Front End Development
11 106 (26.37%) Git (software)
12 104 (25.87%) Sass
13 102 (25.37%) Web Development
14 98 (24.38%) TypeScript
15 92 (22.89%) ES6
16 91 (22.64%) C#
17 83 (20.65%) Node.js
17 83 (20.65%) Redux
18 81 (20.15%) Finance
19 76 (18.91%) jQuery
20 74 (18.41%) TDD
21 69 (17.16%) .NET
22 62 (15.42%) Java
23 55 (13.68%) REST
24 50 (12.44%) webpack
25 46 (11.44%) Vue.js
26 44 (10.95%) Analytics
27 43 (10.70%) OO
28 42 (10.45%) Degree
29 41 (10.20%) BDD

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 15 (3.73%) Apache
2 14 (3.48%) nginx
3 12 (2.99%) CMS
4 9 (2.24%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.99%) Confluence
6 5 (1.24%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.50%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.25%) Jetty
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (3.73%) Photoshop
1 15 (3.73%) Sketch
2 12 (2.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (2.49%) InVision
4 7 (1.74%) Chatbot
5 6 (1.49%) Marvel
6 4 (1.00%) Adobe XD
7 3 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.75%) Figma
8 2 (0.50%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.50%) InDesign
8 2 (0.50%) Zeplin
9 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (9.95%) npm
2 34 (8.46%) AWS
3 27 (6.72%) Azure
4 19 (4.73%) SaaS
5 8 (1.99%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (1.99%) Serverless
6 7 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.74%) Amazon ECS
7 5 (1.24%) GCP
8 4 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 4 (1.00%) GitHub
9 3 (0.75%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.75%) Yarn
10 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.25%) AWS CodePipeline
11 1 (0.25%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.25%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.25%) Route 53
11 1 (0.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.73%) Internet
2 9 (2.24%) HTTP
3 4 (1.00%) Wireless
4 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.73%) NoSQL
2 6 (1.49%) Big Data
2 6 (1.49%) Hadoop
3 5 (1.24%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.50%) MySQL
4 2 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.25%) KDB
5 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.25%) Redis
5 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 106 (26.37%) Git (software)
2 50 (12.44%) webpack
3 29 (7.21%) gulp
4 24 (5.97%) Grunt
5 21 (5.22%) PostCSS
6 16 (3.98%) Jenkins
6 16 (3.98%) JIRA
6 16 (3.98%) Subversion
7 14 (3.48%) Mercurial
8 13 (3.23%) Jasmine
8 13 (3.23%) Protractor
9 10 (2.49%) Karma Test Runner
9 10 (2.49%) Mocha
10 9 (2.24%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.99%) ESLint
12 7 (1.74%) GitLab
12 7 (1.74%) Selenium
13 6 (1.49%) Artifactory
13 6 (1.49%) Babel
14 4 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 81 (20.15%) Finance
2 25 (6.22%) Banking
3 21 (5.22%) Front Office
4 11 (2.74%) Retail
5 7 (1.74%) Marketing
6 5 (1.24%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.50%) Advertising
7 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.50%) Games
7 2 (0.50%) International Banking
7 2 (0.50%) Music Industry
7 2 (0.50%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.50%) Publishing
7 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.25%) Electronics
8 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (75.87%) HTML
2 299 (74.38%) CSS
3 209 (51.99%) AngularJS
4 205 (51.00%) React
5 168 (41.79%) HTML5
6 120 (29.85%) CSS3
7 104 (25.87%) Sass
8 83 (20.65%) Node.js
8 83 (20.65%) Redux
9 76 (18.91%) jQuery
10 69 (17.16%) .NET
11 55 (13.68%) REST
12 46 (11.44%) Vue.js
13 40 (9.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 37 (9.20%) LESS
15 28 (6.97%) JSON
15 28 (6.97%) RESTful
16 27 (6.72%) Backbone.js
16 27 (6.72%) Ember.js
17 24 (5.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 187 (46.52%) User Experience
2 20 (4.98%) Algorithms
2 20 (4.98%) Mobile App
3 18 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (3.73%) Data Structures
5 14 (3.48%) iPad
6 11 (2.74%) Hedge funds
7 9 (2.24%) Equities
8 7 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.74%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.49%) Augmented Reality
9 6 (1.49%) Internet of Things
9 6 (1.49%) Robotics
10 4 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.00%) Graphic Design
10 4 (1.00%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.75%) LIMS
11 3 (0.75%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.75%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.73%) Apple iOS
2 14 (3.48%) Android
3 4 (1.00%) Linux
4 3 (0.75%) Windows
5 2 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (26.87%) Front End Development
3 102 (25.37%) Web Development
4 74 (18.41%) TDD
5 44 (10.95%) Analytics
6 43 (10.70%) OO
7 41 (10.20%) BDD
8 38 (9.45%) Microservices
8 38 (9.45%) Test Automation
8 38 (9.45%) Web Design
8 38 (9.45%) Wireframes
9 37 (9.20%) DevOps
9 37 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
9 37 (9.20%) Responsive Web Design
10 35 (8.71%) Mobile First
11 34 (8.46%) Unit Testing
12 29 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (6.97%) Computer Science
14 26 (6.47%) Scrum
15 25 (6.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 345 (85.82%) JavaScript
2 98 (24.38%) TypeScript
3 92 (22.89%) ES6
4 91 (22.64%) C#
5 62 (15.42%) Java
6 29 (7.21%) Python
7 27 (6.72%) SQL
8 26 (6.47%) PHP
9 22 (5.47%) Ruby
10 14 (3.48%) Kotlin
10 14 (3.48%) Scala
11 7 (1.74%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.49%) Dart
13 2 (0.50%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (0.50%) ES7
14 1 (0.25%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.25%) C++
14 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (10.45%) Degree
2 15 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.99%) Master's Degree
4 6 (1.49%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.97%) QA
2 7 (1.74%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (6.22%) Docker
2 3 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (5.72%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.49%) Terraform
3 1 (0.25%) MIIS
Vendors
1 13 (3.23%) Adobe
2 9 (2.24%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.49%) Google
4 4 (1.00%) SAP
5 3 (0.75%) Hitachi
5 3 (0.75%) Optimizely
6 2 (0.50%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.25%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.25%) Facebook
7 1 (0.25%) Instagram
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle
7 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.25%) Telerik
7 1 (0.25%) Twitter