Period
to 21 April 2018

The median annual salary for a UI Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 720 603 565
Rank change year-on-year -117 -38 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Developer 523 678 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.40% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.41% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 451 595 953
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 171,248 165,387 197,547
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.55% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 140,052 137,335 165,754
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 April 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 April 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 -109 483 £50,000 - 97
UK excluding London -34 309 £45,000 - 58
London -139 209 £60,000 +9.09% 42
South East -37 116 £45,000 -2.70% 21
Midlands +38 72 £48,000 +6.67% 17
North of England 0 49 £40,000 - 6
East Midlands +41 45 £50,000 -9.09% 9
North West +4 32 £42,500 -29.17% 1
East of England -15 30 £47,500 +2.70% 5
West Midlands -2 27 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Scotland -39 25 £53,750 +34.38% 3
Yorkshire +22 16 £37,500 - 5
Wales +14 9 £37,500 -16.67%
South West -43 8 £42,500 +6.25% 6
North East -27 1 £21,500 -

UI Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 433 (82.79%) JavaScript
2 383 (73.23%) HTML
3 375 (71.70%) CSS
4 274 (52.39%) AngularJS
5 243 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
6 238 (45.51%) User Experience
7 220 (42.07%) HTML5
8 213 (40.73%) Front End Development
9 158 (30.21%) jQuery
10 155 (29.64%) CSS3
11 136 (26.00%) React
12 117 (22.37%) Web Development
13 115 (21.99%) C#
14 109 (20.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 95 (18.16%) Responsive Web Design
15 95 (18.16%) Sass
16 91 (17.40%) Software Engineering
17 87 (16.63%) Git (software)
18 85 (16.25%) MVC
18 85 (16.25%) Finance
19 82 (15.68%) .NET
20 80 (15.30%) Degree
20 80 (15.30%) Node.js
21 73 (13.96%) Unit Testing
22 67 (12.81%) TDD
22 67 (12.81%) OO
22 67 (12.81%) Scrum
23 66 (12.62%) Java
24 62 (11.85%) Grunt
25 58 (11.09%) Web Design

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 37 (7.07%) CMS
2 18 (3.44%) Umbraco
3 7 (1.34%) Apache
4 6 (1.15%) WordPress
5 5 (0.96%) Drupal
5 5 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.96%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.76%) EPiServer
6 4 (0.76%) JBoss
6 4 (0.76%) nginx
6 4 (0.76%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.57%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.57%) IIS
8 2 (0.38%) Marvel
8 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.19%) Confluence
9 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.19%) Tornado
Applications
1 47 (8.99%) Photoshop
2 21 (4.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (2.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (2.10%) Chatbot
5 7 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (0.96%) InVision
7 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (0.38%) GIMP
8 2 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (1.15%) Magento
2 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.06%) npm
3 10 (1.91%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 9 (1.72%) IaaS
4 9 (1.72%) PaaS
5 8 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.53%) SaaS
6 2 (0.38%) GitHub
6 2 (0.38%) Google Play
7 1 (0.19%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.10%) HTTP
2 7 (1.34%) Internet
3 6 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.38%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.38%) Broadband
4 2 (0.38%) SMS
5 1 (0.19%) ATM
5 1 (0.19%) DNS
5 1 (0.19%) MVNO
5 1 (0.19%) SSL
5 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (5.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.68%) NoSQL
3 12 (2.29%) MySQL
4 8 (1.53%) Blockchain
5 7 (1.34%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.15%) Big Data
6 6 (1.15%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.15%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.76%) Redis
8 3 (0.57%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.38%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.38%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.19%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 87 (16.63%) Git (software)
2 62 (11.85%) Grunt
3 56 (10.71%) gulp
4 46 (8.80%) webpack
5 45 (8.60%) Jasmine
6 28 (5.35%) Subversion
7 20 (3.82%) Karma Test Runner
8 18 (3.44%) Visual Studio
9 17 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (3.06%) Selenium
11 14 (2.68%) Mercurial
11 14 (2.68%) Protractor
12 11 (2.10%) JIRA
13 9 (1.72%) Mocha
13 9 (1.72%) MSI
13 9 (1.72%) NUnit
13 9 (1.72%) WiX
14 8 (1.53%) TeamCity
15 7 (1.34%) Jenkins
16 6 (1.15%) SpecFlow
General
1 85 (16.25%) Finance
2 27 (5.16%) Banking
3 24 (4.59%) Retail
4 22 (4.21%) Games
5 18 (3.44%) Marketing
6 16 (3.06%) Front Office
7 15 (2.87%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.72%) Multimedia
9 7 (1.34%) Advertising
10 5 (0.96%) Electronics
11 4 (0.76%) Arabic Language
12 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.57%) Interactive Media
12 3 (0.57%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.38%) Law
14 1 (0.19%) Back Office
14 1 (0.19%) Billing
14 1 (0.19%) French Language
14 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (73.23%) HTML
2 375 (71.70%) CSS
3 274 (52.39%) AngularJS
4 220 (42.07%) HTML5
5 158 (30.21%) jQuery
6 155 (29.64%) CSS3
7 136 (26.00%) React
8 109 (20.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 95 (18.16%) Sass
10 82 (15.68%) .NET
11 80 (15.30%) Node.js
12 51 (9.75%) RESTful
13 50 (9.56%) Angular 2
14 49 (9.37%) JSON
15 46 (8.80%) LESS
16 41 (7.84%) Web Services
17 38 (7.27%) KnockoutJS
18 37 (7.07%) Vue (Vue.js)
19 36 (6.88%) ASP.NET
19 36 (6.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 238 (45.51%) User Experience
2 58 (11.09%) Computer Science
3 37 (7.07%) Greenfield Project
4 34 (6.50%) Mobile App
5 24 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (4.21%) Fintech
7 20 (3.82%) Algorithms
7 20 (3.82%) Data Structures
8 17 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (2.29%) Online Games
9 12 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
9 12 (2.29%) W3C
10 7 (1.34%) RIA
11 6 (1.15%) Equities
11 6 (1.15%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.15%) Online Gambling
12 5 (0.96%) Derivative
12 5 (0.96%) Graphic Design
12 5 (0.96%) iPad
12 5 (0.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.16%) Windows
2 22 (4.21%) Apple iOS
3 21 (4.02%) Android
4 6 (1.15%) Linux
5 3 (0.57%) Nucleus RTOS
5 3 (0.57%) Unix
6 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (40.73%) Front End Development
3 117 (22.37%) Web Development
4 95 (18.16%) Responsive Web Design
5 91 (17.40%) Software Engineering
6 85 (16.25%) MVC
7 73 (13.96%) Unit Testing
8 67 (12.81%) OO
8 67 (12.81%) Scrum
8 67 (12.81%) TDD
9 58 (11.09%) Web Design
10 51 (9.75%) E-Commerce
11 43 (8.22%) BDD
12 42 (8.03%) Problem-Solving
13 41 (7.84%) Mentoring
14 38 (7.27%) Wireframes
15 33 (6.31%) SDLC
16 30 (5.74%) OOP
17 29 (5.54%) Artificial Intelligence
17 29 (5.54%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 433 (82.79%) JavaScript
2 115 (21.99%) C#
3 66 (12.62%) Java
4 49 (9.37%) PHP
5 43 (8.22%) TypeScript
6 39 (7.46%) ES6
7 33 (6.31%) SQL
8 24 (4.59%) Python
9 16 (3.06%) Apple Swift
9 16 (3.06%) C++
9 16 (3.06%) Objective-C
10 9 (1.72%) C
11 5 (0.96%) Scala
12 4 (0.76%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.57%) Java 8
13 3 (0.57%) VBA
13 3 (0.57%) XAML
14 2 (0.38%) Java 9
15 1 (0.19%) ES7
15 1 (0.19%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 80 (15.30%) Degree
2 19 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.69%) QA
2 4 (0.76%) GDPR
2 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) PMO
3 1 (0.19%) WAI
3 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (1.72%) Hyper-V
1 9 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
1 9 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.38%) Docker
3 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.72%) SCCM
1 9 (1.72%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.19%) Mesos
2 1 (0.19%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 40 (7.65%) Adobe
2 30 (5.74%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.25%) Google
4 15 (2.87%) Oracle
5 10 (1.91%) Mapbox
5 10 (1.91%) Sencha
6 9 (1.72%) VMware
7 7 (1.34%) Apple
8 5 (0.96%) ATG
8 5 (0.96%) Demandware
8 5 (0.96%) hybris
9 4 (0.76%) SAP
9 4 (0.76%) Yahoo!
10 3 (0.57%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.57%) Telerik
10 3 (0.57%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.38%) Capita
12 1 (0.19%) TSYS
12 1 (0.19%) VeriFone
12 1 (0.19%) VocaLink