Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a UI Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 681 575 559
Rank change year-on-year -106 -16 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Developer 544 754 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.44% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 455 673 924
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -

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 165,167 169,750 201,213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 96.48% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 134,266 141,304 168,229
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,673
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 January 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 21 January 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 -96 515 £52,500 +5.00% 90
UK excluding London -25 286 £45,000 - 51
London -116 255 £60,000 +14.29% 48
South East -32 97 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Midlands +62 82 £50,000 +29.03% 14
East Midlands +78 63 £55,000 -8.33% 5
North of England +16 50 £42,500 -22.73% 4
North West +7 36 £45,000 -14.29% 4
West Midlands -12 19 £35,000 - 9
East of England +5 16 £42,500 +6.25% 8
South West -12 15 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Yorkshire +23 13 £40,000 -27.27%
Scotland -61 12 £40,000 - 6
Wales +24 11 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Northern Ireland - 3 £62,500 -
North East -14 1 £21,500 -64.17%

UI Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, UI Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring UI Developer in the job title.

1 482 (88.60%) JavaScript
2 423 (77.76%) HTML
3 408 (75.00%) CSS
4 315 (57.90%) AngularJS
5 266 (48.90%) User Experience
6 252 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
7 231 (42.46%) HTML5
8 201 (36.95%) Front End Development
9 175 (32.17%) React
10 169 (31.07%) CSS3
11 154 (28.31%) jQuery
12 119 (21.88%) Finance
12 119 (21.88%) Node.js
13 116 (21.32%) Sass
14 106 (19.49%) Git (software)
15 103 (18.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 103 (18.93%) Web Development
16 87 (15.99%) TDD
17 84 (15.44%) Java
17 84 (15.44%) C#
18 80 (14.71%) Degree
19 78 (14.34%) Responsive Web Design
20 74 (13.60%) .NET
21 72 (13.24%) OO
21 72 (13.24%) Scrum
21 72 (13.24%) Unit Testing
22 67 (12.32%) MVC
23 65 (11.95%) Software Engineering
24 61 (11.21%) Grunt
25 58 (10.66%) 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 23 (4.23%) CMS
2 14 (2.57%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.21%) Drupal
4 11 (2.02%) EPiServer
4 11 (2.02%) Umbraco
5 10 (1.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (1.47%) WordPress
7 5 (0.92%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.92%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.74%) Apache
8 4 (0.74%) IIS
8 4 (0.74%) JBoss
9 3 (0.55%) Confluence
9 3 (0.55%) Marvel
10 2 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.18%) Kentico
Applications
1 52 (9.56%) Photoshop
2 23 (4.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.92%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.74%) InVision
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.18%) GIMP
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.96%) GitHub
2 21 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.39%) npm
4 12 (2.21%) SaaS
5 5 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 5 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.55%) Google Play
7 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.18%) IaaS
7 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.49%) Internet
2 9 (1.65%) HTTP
3 3 (0.55%) SMS
4 2 (0.37%) DNS
4 2 (0.37%) SSL
4 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.49%) MySQL
3 12 (2.21%) Big Data
3 12 (2.21%) Oracle Database
4 10 (1.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (1.65%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.29%) Blockchain
7 5 (0.92%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.92%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (0.74%) Cosmos DB
8 4 (0.74%) Redis
9 2 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.37%) DB2
9 2 (0.37%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.18%) OrientDB
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 106 (19.49%) Git (software)
2 61 (11.21%) Grunt
3 55 (10.11%) gulp
4 44 (8.09%) Jasmine
5 35 (6.43%) webpack
6 31 (5.70%) Bitbucket
6 31 (5.70%) Subversion
7 24 (4.41%) Karma Test Runner
7 24 (4.41%) Selenium
8 19 (3.49%) Mocha
8 19 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (3.31%) JIRA
10 15 (2.76%) Jenkins
11 14 (2.57%) NUnit
12 13 (2.39%) Cucumber
13 12 (2.21%) Protractor
13 12 (2.21%) TeamCity
14 9 (1.65%) PhantomJS
15 8 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (1.47%) WebDriver
General
1 119 (21.88%) Finance
2 53 (9.74%) Banking
3 20 (3.68%) Retail
4 19 (3.49%) Games
5 18 (3.31%) Marketing
6 16 (2.94%) Investment Banking
7 15 (2.76%) Front Office
8 11 (2.02%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.47%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.10%) Advertising
11 5 (0.92%) Electronics
11 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.92%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.74%) Arabic Language
13 3 (0.55%) Legal
13 3 (0.55%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.37%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.18%) International Banking
15 1 (0.18%) Publishing
15 1 (0.18%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 423 (77.76%) HTML
2 408 (75.00%) CSS
3 315 (57.90%) AngularJS
4 231 (42.46%) HTML5
5 175 (32.17%) React
6 169 (31.07%) CSS3
7 154 (28.31%) jQuery
8 119 (21.88%) Node.js
9 116 (21.32%) Sass
10 103 (18.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 74 (13.60%) .NET
12 47 (8.64%) Angular 2
13 43 (7.90%) Ajax
13 43 (7.90%) JSON
14 42 (7.72%) LESS
15 39 (7.17%) Redux
16 38 (6.99%) Backbone.js
16 38 (6.99%) KnockoutJS
17 37 (6.80%) REST
18 35 (6.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 266 (48.90%) User Experience
2 53 (9.74%) Computer Science
3 38 (6.99%) Greenfield Project
4 36 (6.62%) Mobile App
5 32 (5.88%) Fintech
6 31 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (2.57%) RIA
9 11 (2.02%) Data Structures
9 11 (2.02%) Derivative
9 11 (2.02%) Hedge funds
10 10 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.84%) Smartphone
11 9 (1.65%) W3C
12 8 (1.47%) Online Games
13 6 (1.10%) Animation
14 5 (0.92%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.92%) iPad
14 5 (0.92%) Market Risk
14 5 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.68%) Android
2 19 (3.49%) Apple iOS
3 18 (3.31%) Linux
4 10 (1.84%) Windows
5 8 (1.47%) Unix
6 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (36.95%) Front End Development
3 103 (18.93%) Web Development
4 87 (15.99%) TDD
5 78 (14.34%) Responsive Web Design
6 72 (13.24%) OO
6 72 (13.24%) Scrum
6 72 (13.24%) Unit Testing
7 67 (12.32%) MVC
8 65 (11.95%) Software Engineering
9 56 (10.29%) BDD
10 49 (9.01%) Mentoring
10 49 (9.01%) Web Design
11 44 (8.09%) User Stories
12 43 (7.90%) E-Commerce
12 43 (7.90%) Test Automation
13 42 (7.72%) Integration Testing
14 39 (7.17%) OOP
15 38 (6.99%) Project Planning
16 37 (6.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 482 (88.60%) JavaScript
2 84 (15.44%) C#
2 84 (15.44%) Java
3 58 (10.66%) TypeScript
4 52 (9.56%) ES6
5 50 (9.19%) SQL
6 41 (7.54%) PHP
7 17 (3.13%) Python
8 14 (2.57%) T-SQL
9 13 (2.39%) Apple Swift
9 13 (2.39%) C
10 10 (1.84%) C++
10 10 (1.84%) Objective-C
10 10 (1.84%) Scala
11 6 (1.10%) Go
12 3 (0.55%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.55%) GraphQL
12 3 (0.55%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.55%) XAML
13 2 (0.37%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 80 (14.71%) Degree
2 10 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.10%) PhD
4 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (9.19%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) PMO
2 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.74%) Docker
2 3 (0.55%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.18%) Rancher
1 1 (0.18%) SCCM
1 1 (0.18%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (5.88%) Adobe
2 23 (4.23%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.68%) Oracle
4 15 (2.76%) Google
5 12 (2.21%) Sitecore
6 11 (2.02%) SAP
7 6 (1.10%) Sencha
8 4 (0.74%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.55%) TIBCO
9 3 (0.55%) Zend
10 2 (0.37%) Apple
10 2 (0.37%) ATG
10 2 (0.37%) Demandware
10 2 (0.37%) hybris
11 1 (0.18%) Canon
11 1 (0.18%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.18%) Facebook
11 1 (0.18%) Intel
11 1 (0.18%) Twitter
11 1 (0.18%) VMware