Period
to 21 July 2018

The median annual salary for a UI Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 644 620 597
Rank change year-on-year -24 -23 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Developer 596 706 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.40% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.41% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 509 601 805
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,850 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%

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 168,332 171,865 195,836
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.21% 96.19% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 136,208 140,089 164,520
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 -38 548 £50,000 - 102
UK excluding London +6 346 £44,000 -2.22% 51
London -60 243 £65,000 +18.18% 56
South East +20 140 £42,500 -10.53% 18
North of England +33 55 £42,500 +13.33% 13
East of England +29 49 £47,500 +2.70% 4
Scotland -11 36 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Midlands -16 35 £43,500 -0.57% 8
Yorkshire +41 33 £42,500 +13.33% 10
South West -52 27 £42,500 +6.25% 3
North West +9 20 £40,500 -29.57% 3
East Midlands -4 18 £40,000 -23.81% 4
West Midlands +22 17 £48,000 +37.14% 4
Wales +10 4 £37,000 -12.94% 2
North East -21 2 £55,000 -

UI Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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.

1 483 (81.04%) JavaScript
2 463 (77.68%) CSS
3 461 (77.35%) HTML
4 320 (53.69%) AngularJS
5 301 (50.50%) User Experience
6 272 (45.64%) HTML5
7 271 (45.47%) Agile Software Development
8 259 (43.46%) Front End Development
9 204 (34.23%) CSS3
10 183 (30.70%) jQuery
11 182 (30.54%) React
12 162 (27.18%) Git (software)
13 158 (26.51%) Web Development
14 140 (23.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 124 (20.81%) Sass
16 120 (20.13%) Responsive Web Design
17 113 (18.96%) C#
18 110 (18.46%) Node.js
19 98 (16.44%) Finance
20 96 (16.11%) TDD
21 89 (14.93%) Java
22 87 (14.60%) Degree
23 78 (13.09%) Wireframes
24 75 (12.58%) JSON
25 73 (12.25%) Software Engineering
25 73 (12.25%) .NET
26 69 (11.58%) BDD
27 68 (11.41%) Subversion
28 67 (11.24%) ES6
28 67 (11.24%) LESS

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 42 (7.05%) CMS
2 19 (3.19%) Apache
3 16 (2.68%) Umbraco
4 12 (2.01%) nginx
5 10 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 10 (1.68%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.51%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.01%) EPiServer
9 5 (0.84%) IIS
10 3 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.50%) WordPress
11 2 (0.34%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.34%) Drupal
12 1 (0.17%) JBoss
12 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.17%) Tornado
12 1 (0.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 50 (8.39%) Photoshop
2 29 (4.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (1.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (1.17%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.67%) InVision
5 4 (0.67%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.34%) GIMP
6 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.17%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.17%) Maya
Business Applications
1 10 (1.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.85%) npm
4 11 (1.85%) GitHub
4 11 (1.85%) IaaS
4 11 (1.85%) PaaS
5 10 (1.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 5 (0.84%) SaaS
7 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.34%) Google Play
7 2 (0.34%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.34%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.17%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.85%) HTTP
2 10 (1.68%) Internet
3 4 (0.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.50%) SMS
5 2 (0.34%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.34%) Broadband
6 1 (0.17%) ATM
6 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.17%) MVNO
6 1 (0.17%) SSL
6 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (3.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.52%) NoSQL
3 16 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (2.01%) MySQL
5 9 (1.51%) Blockchain
6 8 (1.34%) MongoDB
6 8 (1.34%) OLTP
7 4 (0.67%) Big Data
7 4 (0.67%) DB2
7 4 (0.67%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.34%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.34%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.34%) Redis
10 1 (0.17%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.17%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 162 (27.18%) Git (software)
2 68 (11.41%) Subversion
3 50 (8.39%) webpack
4 47 (7.89%) Grunt
4 47 (7.89%) gulp
5 42 (7.05%) Jasmine
6 37 (6.21%) Mercurial
7 19 (3.19%) Visual Studio
8 17 (2.85%) Eclipse
8 17 (2.85%) Karma Test Runner
8 17 (2.85%) Maven
9 15 (2.52%) Gradle
9 15 (2.52%) IntelliJ
10 14 (2.35%) git-flow
11 13 (2.18%) Mocha
11 13 (2.18%) Protractor
11 13 (2.18%) Selenium
12 11 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (1.51%) JIRA
13 9 (1.51%) WiX
General
1 98 (16.44%) Finance
2 50 (8.39%) Banking
3 35 (5.87%) Retail
4 25 (4.19%) Investment Banking
5 19 (3.19%) Front Office
6 16 (2.68%) Games
7 11 (1.85%) Marketing
8 7 (1.17%) Advertising
8 7 (1.17%) Electronics
9 6 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
10 5 (0.84%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.84%) Private Banking
11 4 (0.67%) Back Office
12 3 (0.50%) Law
13 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.17%) Legal
14 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 463 (77.68%) CSS
2 461 (77.35%) HTML
3 320 (53.69%) AngularJS
4 272 (45.64%) HTML5
5 204 (34.23%) CSS3
6 183 (30.70%) jQuery
7 182 (30.54%) React
8 140 (23.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 124 (20.81%) Sass
10 110 (18.46%) Node.js
11 75 (12.58%) JSON
12 73 (12.25%) .NET
13 67 (11.24%) LESS
14 59 (9.90%) Backbone.js
14 59 (9.90%) RESTful
15 48 (8.05%) Vue.js
15 48 (8.05%) Web Services
16 45 (7.55%) WPF
17 39 (6.54%) Angular 2
18 35 (5.87%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 301 (50.50%) User Experience
2 50 (8.39%) Computer Science
3 46 (7.72%) Greenfield Project
4 41 (6.88%) Fintech
5 36 (6.04%) Algorithms
6 35 (5.87%) Data Structures
7 32 (5.37%) Mobile App
8 21 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (2.18%) Equities
11 12 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
11 12 (2.01%) Smartphone
12 8 (1.34%) iPad
12 8 (1.34%) Online Gambling
12 8 (1.34%) W3C
13 6 (1.01%) Graphic Design
14 5 (0.84%) Derivative
15 4 (0.67%) Animation
15 4 (0.67%) Equity Derivative
15 4 (0.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.20%) Windows
2 20 (3.36%) Apple iOS
3 16 (2.68%) Android
4 8 (1.34%) Linux
5 7 (1.17%) Nucleus RTOS
6 3 (0.50%) Unix
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (45.47%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (43.46%) Front End Development
3 158 (26.51%) Web Development
4 120 (20.13%) Responsive Web Design
5 96 (16.11%) TDD
6 78 (13.09%) Wireframes
7 73 (12.25%) Software Engineering
8 69 (11.58%) BDD
9 66 (11.07%) MVC
10 64 (10.74%) OO
10 64 (10.74%) Scrum
11 62 (10.40%) E-Commerce
12 61 (10.23%) Web Design
13 59 (9.90%) Unit Testing
14 53 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
15 52 (8.72%) Problem-Solving
16 51 (8.56%) Prototyping
17 34 (5.70%) Rapid Prototyping
18 33 (5.54%) Artificial Intelligence
19 28 (4.70%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 483 (81.04%) JavaScript
2 113 (18.96%) C#
3 89 (14.93%) Java
4 67 (11.24%) ES6
5 55 (9.23%) SQL
6 43 (7.21%) TypeScript
7 40 (6.71%) PHP
7 40 (6.71%) Python
8 27 (4.53%) C++
9 13 (2.18%) C
10 12 (2.01%) Apple Swift
10 12 (2.01%) Objective-C
11 8 (1.34%) Java 8
11 8 (1.34%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.84%) Scala
13 4 (0.67%) Go
14 3 (0.50%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.34%) Ruby
15 2 (0.34%) VBA
16 1 (0.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 87 (14.60%) Degree
2 31 (5.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.54%) QA
2 4 (0.67%) GDPR
2 4 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.17%) WAI
3 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (1.51%) Hyper-V
1 9 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
1 9 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (0.84%) Docker
3 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.51%) SCCM
1 9 (1.51%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.17%) Mesos
2 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.17%) SmoothWall
2 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 42 (7.05%) Adobe
2 30 (5.03%) Microsoft
3 25 (4.19%) Oracle
4 21 (3.52%) Google
5 12 (2.01%) Mapbox
6 11 (1.85%) Apple
6 11 (1.85%) Cadence
6 11 (1.85%) VMware
7 9 (1.51%) Demandware
8 8 (1.34%) ATG
8 8 (1.34%) hybris
9 5 (0.84%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.67%) Capita
10 4 (0.67%) Sencha
10 4 (0.67%) Sybase
10 4 (0.67%) Yahoo!
11 2 (0.34%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.34%) Splunk
11 2 (0.34%) Telerik
11 2 (0.34%) Twitter