Period
to 11 December 2017

The median annual salary for a UI Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 664 564 589
Rank change year-on-year -100 +25 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Developer 609 820 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.44% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.46% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 506 731 868
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +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 172366 178387 208142
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.50% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 138673 148960 173610
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 -75 573 £52,500 +5.00% 47
UK excluding London -19 328 £46,000 +2.22% 25
London -129 278 £60,000 +14.29% 25
South East -6 109 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Midlands +49 87 £50,000 +42.86% 8
East Midlands +80 66 £52,500 -12.50% 2
North of England +15 45 £43,500 -19.07% 7
South West +7 36 £37,500 -16.67%
North West +9 32 £48,750 +25.81% 3
West Midlands -6 21 £32,500 -7.14% 6
East of England -9 18 £54,000 +35.00%
Scotland -48 17 £40,000 +15.94% 1
Yorkshire +11 13 £40,000 -30.43% 3
Wales +21 12 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Northern Ireland - 4 £62,500 -

UI Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, 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.

1 550 (90.31%) JavaScript
2 479 (78.65%) HTML
3 466 (76.52%) CSS
4 355 (58.29%) AngularJS
5 301 (49.43%) User Experience
6 279 (45.81%) Agile Software Development
7 260 (42.69%) HTML5
8 215 (35.30%) Front End Development
9 198 (32.51%) CSS3
10 188 (30.87%) React
11 184 (30.21%) jQuery
12 148 (24.30%) Node.js
13 143 (23.48%) Finance
14 131 (21.51%) Git (software)
15 130 (21.35%) Sass
16 118 (19.38%) TDD
17 117 (19.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 106 (17.41%) Web Development
19 89 (14.61%) Java
20 87 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
21 85 (13.96%) Degree
22 81 (13.30%) Scrum
23 79 (12.97%) C#
24 74 (12.15%) OO
25 72 (11.82%) Banking
26 71 (11.66%) .NET
27 69 (11.33%) gulp
28 68 (11.17%) Grunt
28 68 (11.17%) Photoshop
29 64 (10.51%) MVC

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 24 (3.94%) CMS
2 20 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.30%) Drupal
4 13 (2.13%) EPiServer
5 12 (1.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 10 (1.64%) Confluence
7 9 (1.48%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.48%) WordPress
8 8 (1.31%) Marvel
8 8 (1.31%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.82%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.82%) JBoss
10 4 (0.66%) Apache
10 4 (0.66%) IIS
11 2 (0.33%) Magnolia
11 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.16%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.16%) Kentico
12 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 68 (11.17%) Photoshop
2 30 (4.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (1.64%) InVision
4 8 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.66%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.16%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.16%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.75%) GitHub
2 26 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (3.12%) SaaS
4 14 (2.30%) npm
5 10 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 6 (0.99%) Google Play
7 5 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.16%) Asana
8 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.16%) G Suite
8 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.16%) Office 365
8 1 (0.16%) Serverless
8 1 (0.16%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.28%) Internet
2 11 (1.81%) HTTP
3 6 (0.99%) DNS
3 6 (0.99%) SSL
4 3 (0.49%) SMS
5 1 (0.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.63%) MySQL
3 11 (1.81%) Big Data
3 11 (1.81%) Blockchain
4 10 (1.64%) Oracle Database
4 10 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (1.15%) MongoDB
7 5 (0.82%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (0.66%) DocumentDB
8 4 (0.66%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.66%) Redis
9 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.33%) DB2
11 1 (0.16%) KDB
11 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 131 (21.51%) Git (software)
2 69 (11.33%) gulp
3 68 (11.17%) Grunt
4 45 (7.39%) Jasmine
5 44 (7.22%) Bitbucket
6 33 (5.42%) webpack
7 31 (5.09%) Karma Test Runner
7 31 (5.09%) Subversion
8 25 (4.11%) JIRA
8 25 (4.11%) Selenium
9 22 (3.61%) TeamCity
10 21 (3.45%) Mocha
11 17 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (2.63%) Cucumber
13 15 (2.46%) Jenkins
14 13 (2.13%) NUnit
15 12 (1.97%) WebDriver
16 11 (1.81%) Bower
16 11 (1.81%) PhantomJS
17 10 (1.64%) Protractor
General
1 143 (23.48%) Finance
2 72 (11.82%) Banking
3 22 (3.61%) Marketing
4 21 (3.45%) Retail
5 18 (2.96%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.46%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.30%) Games
8 13 (2.13%) Front Office
9 10 (1.64%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.31%) Electronics
10 8 (1.31%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.15%) Publishing
12 4 (0.66%) Advertising
12 4 (0.66%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.66%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.49%) Arabic Language
13 3 (0.49%) Legal
14 2 (0.33%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.16%) International Banking
15 1 (0.16%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 479 (78.65%) HTML
2 466 (76.52%) CSS
3 355 (58.29%) AngularJS
4 260 (42.69%) HTML5
5 198 (32.51%) CSS3
6 188 (30.87%) React
7 184 (30.21%) jQuery
8 148 (24.30%) Node.js
9 130 (21.35%) Sass
10 117 (19.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 71 (11.66%) .NET
12 58 (9.52%) Ajax
13 56 (9.20%) JSON
14 55 (9.03%) Backbone.js
15 53 (8.70%) LESS
16 47 (7.72%) Redux
17 46 (7.55%) REST
18 41 (6.73%) Angular 2
19 36 (5.91%) RESTful
20 35 (5.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 301 (49.43%) User Experience
2 51 (8.37%) Computer Science
3 44 (7.22%) Greenfield Project
4 38 (6.24%) Mobile App
5 31 (5.09%) Fintech
6 25 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (2.30%) RIA
10 12 (1.97%) iPad
11 10 (1.64%) Hedge funds
11 10 (1.64%) Smartphone
11 10 (1.64%) Social Media
12 9 (1.48%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.31%) W3C
14 7 (1.15%) Derivative
15 5 (0.82%) Animation
15 5 (0.82%) Market Risk
16 4 (0.66%) Credit Risk
16 4 (0.66%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.45%) Android
2 19 (3.12%) Apple iOS
3 17 (2.79%) Linux
4 9 (1.48%) Unix
5 7 (1.15%) Windows
6 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (45.81%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (35.30%) Front End Development
3 118 (19.38%) TDD
4 106 (17.41%) Web Development
5 87 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 81 (13.30%) Scrum
7 74 (12.15%) OO
8 64 (10.51%) MVC
9 63 (10.34%) Unit Testing
10 59 (9.69%) Wireframes
11 57 (9.36%) BDD
12 56 (9.20%) Test Automation
12 56 (9.20%) Web Design
13 54 (8.87%) Software Engineering
14 51 (8.37%) E-Commerce
15 47 (7.72%) OOP
16 46 (7.55%) Mentoring
17 42 (6.90%) Integration Testing
18 40 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
19 38 (6.24%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 550 (90.31%) JavaScript
2 89 (14.61%) Java
3 79 (12.97%) C#
4 63 (10.34%) ES6
5 60 (9.85%) TypeScript
6 55 (9.03%) SQL
7 35 (5.75%) PHP
8 22 (3.61%) T-SQL
9 20 (3.28%) Python
10 13 (2.13%) Apple Swift
11 12 (1.97%) C
11 12 (1.97%) Scala
12 11 (1.81%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.64%) C++
14 6 (0.99%) Go
15 3 (0.49%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.49%) Ruby
15 3 (0.49%) XAML
16 2 (0.33%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 85 (13.96%) Degree
2 11 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.99%) PhD
4 4 (0.66%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.54%) QA
2 4 (0.66%) WCAG
3 3 (0.49%) WAI
4 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (0.66%) Docker
2 3 (0.49%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) Rancher
Vendors
1 47 (7.72%) Adobe
2 26 (4.27%) Google
3 17 (2.79%) Oracle
4 16 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 16 (2.63%) SAP
5 14 (2.30%) Sitecore
6 4 (0.66%) Atlassian
6 4 (0.66%) Cognizant
6 4 (0.66%) Zend
7 3 (0.49%) hybris
7 3 (0.49%) Sencha
8 2 (0.33%) Apple
8 2 (0.33%) ATG
8 2 (0.33%) Avid
8 2 (0.33%) Demandware
9 1 (0.16%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.16%) Facebook
9 1 (0.16%) IBM
9 1 (0.16%) Intel
9 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com