Period
to 15 July 2020

The median annual salary for a UI Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

User Interface Engineer
UK
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 773 991 1111
Rank change year-on-year +218 +120 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Engineer 38 103 94
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.071% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.074% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 37 100 72
Median annual salary £55,000 £72,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.14% +38.10% -8.70%
10th Percentile £36,000 £42,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,500 £90,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +19.57% -5.15%

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 71,182 139,902 169,361
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.07% 95.86% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 57,305 111,691 137,056
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

UI Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured UI Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for UI Engineer in the UK

UI Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing UI Engineer.

Salary trend for UI Engineer in the UK

UI Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing UI Engineer over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Salary histogram for UI Engineer in the UK

UI Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UI Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 15 July 2020. 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 +213 37 £55,000 -24.14% 4
UK excluding London +233 23 £52,500 -4.55% 3
London +151 14 £62,500 -19.35% 1
North of England +159 10 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Yorkshire - 10 £45,000 - 2
Midlands +113 9 £55,000 +57.14%
Work from Home +25 7 £55,000 -30.16% 2
East Midlands +76 6 £55,000 +57.14%
West Midlands +92 3 £42,500 -5.56%
South East +120 2 - -
South West - 1 £60,000 -
East of England - 1 £50,000 - 1

UI Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, UI Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (86.84%) JavaScript
2 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (63.16%) AngularJS
4 22 (57.89%) React
5 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
6 16 (42.11%) HTML
7 15 (39.47%) TypeScript
8 11 (28.95%) User Experience
8 11 (28.95%) Vue.js
8 11 (28.95%) CSS
8 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
9 10 (26.32%) C#
9 10 (26.32%) Scrum
9 10 (26.32%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 10 (26.32%) Front End Development
10 9 (23.68%) DevOps
11 8 (21.05%) Sass
11 8 (21.05%) Angular 2
11 8 (21.05%) HTML5
12 7 (18.42%) TDD
13 6 (15.79%) OOP
13 6 (15.79%) AWS
13 6 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (15.79%) Fintech
14 5 (13.16%) .NET
14 5 (13.16%) Finance
14 5 (13.16%) Law
15 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
15 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (10.53%) Mentoring

UI Engineer 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 2 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Chatbot
1 2 (5.26%) Sketch
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Azure
2 3 (7.89%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) GCP
3 1 (2.63%) Serverless
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.63%) Grunt
2 1 (2.63%) gulp
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.63%) Maven
2 1 (2.63%) Mocha
2 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.63%) Protractor
2 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
1 5 (13.16%) Law
2 2 (5.26%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) AngularJS
2 22 (57.89%) React
3 16 (42.11%) HTML
4 11 (28.95%) CSS
4 11 (28.95%) Vue.js
5 8 (21.05%) Angular 2
5 8 (21.05%) HTML5
5 8 (21.05%) Sass
6 5 (13.16%) .NET
7 3 (7.89%) Redux
8 2 (5.26%) Jest
8 2 (5.26%) jQuery
8 2 (5.26%) Web Services
9 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.63%) DOM
9 1 (2.63%) JSON
9 1 (2.63%) Node.js
9 1 (2.63%) Nuxt
9 1 (2.63%) RESTful
9 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
3 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
4 10 (26.32%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 10 (26.32%) Front End Development
4 10 (26.32%) Scrum
5 9 (23.68%) DevOps
6 7 (18.42%) TDD
7 6 (15.79%) Fintech
7 6 (15.79%) OOP
7 6 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.89%) Analytics
9 3 (7.89%) BDD
9 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.89%) Creative Thinking
9 3 (7.89%) Microservices
9 3 (7.89%) Sprint Planning
9 3 (7.89%) Sprint Retrospective
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) JavaScript
2 15 (39.47%) TypeScript
3 10 (26.32%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) ES6
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe
3 1 (2.63%) Facebook