Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a UI Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 671 641 575
Rank change year-on-year -30 -66 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Developer 526 628 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.36% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.37% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 436 518 724
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,375 £32,500 £32,150
90th Percentile £85,625 £75,000 £75,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +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 157,780 167,740 185,084
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 95.94% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 127,111 134,369 155,159
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for UI Developer in the UK

UI Developer
Top 16 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 18 October 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 -18 497 £55,000 +4.76% 71
UK excluding London -26 280 £42,500 -5.56% 49
London -14 235 £70,000 +16.67% 25
South East +41 125 £42,500 -10.53% 19
North of England +36 52 £42,500 -19.05% 14
Yorkshire +65 43 £42,500 -15.00% 7
East of England +31 35 £47,500 +1.33% 4
Midlands -19 28 £43,500 -3.33% 9
South West -45 22 £42,500 +13.33%
East Midlands -35 19 £43,500 -17.14% 3
Scotland -19 14 £37,500 -8.54% 1
West Midlands +24 9 £40,000 +14.29% 6
North West -8 7 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Wales -11 3 £37,500 -6.25% 2
North East - 2 £55,000 -
Northern Ireland +5 1 £45,000 -28.00%

UI Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 446 (84.79%) JavaScript
2 416 (79.09%) HTML
3 404 (76.81%) CSS
4 305 (57.98%) AngularJS
5 260 (49.43%) HTML5
6 256 (48.67%) User Experience
7 229 (43.54%) Agile Software Development
8 219 (41.63%) Front End Development
9 202 (38.40%) React
10 194 (36.88%) CSS3
11 164 (31.18%) Git (software)
12 158 (30.04%) jQuery
13 134 (25.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 131 (24.90%) Sass
15 129 (24.52%) Web Development
16 113 (21.48%) Node.js
17 101 (19.20%) Java
18 98 (18.63%) Finance
19 89 (16.92%) Responsive Web Design
20 83 (15.78%) TDD
21 81 (15.40%) Wireframes
22 78 (14.83%) C#
23 76 (14.45%) ES6
24 74 (14.07%) Degree
25 71 (13.50%) LESS
26 70 (13.31%) JSON
27 68 (12.93%) SQL
28 65 (12.36%) BDD
29 64 (12.17%) Unit Testing
30 62 (11.79%) TypeScript

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 27 (5.13%) CMS
2 19 (3.61%) Tomcat
3 15 (2.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 14 (2.66%) Apache
5 10 (1.90%) nginx
6 7 (1.33%) IIS
7 6 (1.14%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.95%) EPiServer
8 5 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.76%) Confluence
9 4 (0.76%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.38%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.38%) WordPress
12 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.19%) Marvel
12 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.19%) WildFly
Applications
1 49 (9.32%) Photoshop
2 28 (5.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (1.71%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.57%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.57%) InVision
6 1 (0.19%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.19%) GIMP
6 1 (0.19%) Maya
6 1 (0.19%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 12 (2.28%) Magento
2 2 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (3.80%) GitHub
4 13 (2.47%) npm
5 11 (2.09%) SaaS
6 4 (0.76%) PaaS
7 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (0.57%) IaaS
8 2 (0.38%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.38%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.19%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.61%) HTTP
2 17 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (0.19%) AMQP
3 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.19%) SMS
3 1 (0.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (2.66%) NoSQL
3 11 (2.09%) MySQL
3 11 (2.09%) SQL Server
4 8 (1.52%) DB2
4 8 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.33%) OLTP
5 7 (1.33%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.95%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.57%) Big Data
8 2 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.38%) Endeca
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.19%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.19%) HBase
Development Applications
1 164 (31.18%) Git (software)
2 60 (11.41%) Subversion
3 54 (10.27%) webpack
4 34 (6.46%) Jasmine
5 31 (5.89%) Grunt
6 30 (5.70%) gulp
6 30 (5.70%) Mercurial
7 18 (3.42%) Eclipse
7 18 (3.42%) Maven
8 16 (3.04%) Axure RP
9 14 (2.66%) Gradle
9 14 (2.66%) IntelliJ
10 12 (2.28%) JIRA
11 11 (2.09%) git-flow
12 10 (1.90%) Mocha
13 9 (1.71%) Bitbucket
13 9 (1.71%) Karma Test Runner
13 9 (1.71%) Selenium
13 9 (1.71%) Visual Studio
14 8 (1.52%) Protractor
General
1 98 (18.63%) Finance
2 58 (11.03%) Banking
3 42 (7.98%) Retail
4 25 (4.75%) Investment Banking
5 15 (2.85%) Front Office
6 9 (1.71%) Games
6 9 (1.71%) Marketing
7 7 (1.33%) Advertising
8 6 (1.14%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (0.95%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.95%) Private Banking
10 4 (0.76%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.76%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.57%) Back Office
11 3 (0.57%) Electronics
12 2 (0.38%) Law
12 2 (0.38%) Legal
12 2 (0.38%) Publishing
12 2 (0.38%) Retail Finance
13 1 (0.19%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 416 (79.09%) HTML
2 404 (76.81%) CSS
3 305 (57.98%) AngularJS
4 260 (49.43%) HTML5
5 202 (38.40%) React
6 194 (36.88%) CSS3
7 158 (30.04%) jQuery
8 134 (25.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 131 (24.90%) Sass
10 113 (21.48%) Node.js
11 71 (13.50%) LESS
12 70 (13.31%) JSON
13 56 (10.65%) Vue.js
14 53 (10.08%) RESTful
15 48 (9.13%) Backbone.js
16 45 (8.56%) Redux
17 44 (8.37%) Angular 2
18 43 (8.17%) .NET
19 38 (7.22%) REST
20 31 (5.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 256 (48.67%) User Experience
2 40 (7.60%) Computer Science
3 34 (6.46%) Fintech
4 29 (5.51%) Greenfield Project
5 24 (4.56%) Mobile App
6 23 (4.37%) Algorithms
6 23 (4.37%) Data Structures
7 18 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (2.47%) Equities
10 12 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (1.90%) Graphic Design
12 8 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
12 8 (1.52%) Smartphone
13 7 (1.33%) Derivative
13 7 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
14 6 (1.14%) Animation
14 6 (1.14%) Hedge funds
14 6 (1.14%) iPad
15 5 (0.95%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.42%) Linux
2 14 (2.66%) Apple iOS
3 13 (2.47%) Windows
4 11 (2.09%) Android
5 6 (1.14%) Unix
6 4 (0.76%) CentOS
6 4 (0.76%) Nucleus RTOS
6 4 (0.76%) Solaris
6 4 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (43.54%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (41.63%) Front End Development
3 129 (24.52%) Web Development
4 89 (16.92%) Responsive Web Design
5 83 (15.78%) TDD
6 81 (15.40%) Wireframes
7 65 (12.36%) BDD
8 64 (12.17%) Unit Testing
9 60 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (10.84%) Prototyping
11 53 (10.08%) Web Design
12 41 (7.79%) E-Commerce
13 40 (7.60%) OO
13 40 (7.60%) Scrum
14 36 (6.84%) Problem-Solving
15 33 (6.27%) Software Engineering
16 32 (6.08%) DevOps
17 31 (5.89%) MVC
18 30 (5.70%) Test Automation
19 28 (5.32%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 446 (84.79%) JavaScript
2 101 (19.20%) Java
3 78 (14.83%) C#
4 76 (14.45%) ES6
5 68 (12.93%) SQL
6 62 (11.79%) TypeScript
7 45 (8.56%) Python
8 36 (6.84%) PHP
9 16 (3.04%) C++
10 14 (2.66%) PL/SQL
11 12 (2.28%) Java 8
12 10 (1.90%) Go
12 10 (1.90%) Scala
13 7 (1.33%) C
14 6 (1.14%) Ruby
15 4 (0.76%) R
15 4 (0.76%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.57%) Kotlin
17 2 (0.38%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 74 (14.07%) Degree
2 34 (6.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.19%) MCSD
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.65%) QA
2 3 (0.57%) WCAG
3 1 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (2.66%) Docker
2 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (1.71%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.95%) Ansible
3 4 (0.76%) Terraform
4 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.19%) SCCM
4 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.19%) SmoothWall
4 1 (0.19%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 37 (7.03%) Adobe
2 34 (6.46%) Oracle
3 20 (3.80%) Microsoft
4 11 (2.09%) Cadence
5 10 (1.90%) Google
6 9 (1.71%) Sybase
7 8 (1.52%) Cognizant
8 7 (1.33%) Demandware
9 6 (1.14%) ATG
9 6 (1.14%) hybris
9 6 (1.14%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.95%) Apple
10 5 (0.95%) SAP
11 4 (0.76%) Rakuten
11 4 (0.76%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.57%) Perforce
12 3 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.57%) VMware
12 3 (0.57%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.38%) Mapbox