The median annual salary for a User Experience Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

UX Architect
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 879 894
Rank change year-on-year +28 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 23 54 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.056% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.058% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 67
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -22.72% +30.95%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

User Experience Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured User Experience Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience Architect in the UK

User Experience Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Experience Architect.

Salary trend for User Experience Architect in the UK

User Experience Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience Architect over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for User Experience Architect in the UK

User Experience Architect
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 23 £60,000 +17.30% 2
London +13 20 £60,000 +9.09%
Greenwich - 2 - -
South East +60 1 - -
West Yorkshire +12 1 £42,500 +31.17% 1
Leeds +5 1 £42,500 +31.17% 1
Yorkshire -9 1 £42,500 +31.17% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -

User Experience Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, User Experience Architect 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 User Experience Architect in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) User Experience
2 35 (54.69%) Wireframes
3 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (34.38%) Marketing
5 21 (32.81%) Adobe
6 20 (31.25%) HTML
6 20 (31.25%) CSS
7 19 (29.69%) Web Design
7 19 (29.69%) Prototyping
8 18 (28.13%) Axure RP
9 17 (26.56%) Usability Testing
10 16 (25.00%) Photoshop
10 16 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
11 15 (23.44%) CSS3
12 14 (21.88%) InVision
12 14 (21.88%) CMS
13 12 (18.75%) HTML5
14 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (17.19%) Iconography
14 11 (17.19%) A/B Testing
14 11 (17.19%) UXPin
14 11 (17.19%) B2B
14 11 (17.19%) E-Commerce
14 11 (17.19%) Product Management
14 11 (17.19%) Degree
15 9 (14.06%) Google
15 9 (14.06%) Content Management
15 9 (14.06%) Information Architecture
16 8 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
16 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

User Experience Architect 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 14 (21.88%) CMS
2 4 (6.25%) WordPress
3 1 (1.56%) Marvel
Applications
1 16 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 16 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 14 (21.88%) InVision
3 11 (17.19%) UXPin
4 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 4 (6.25%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (3.13%) InDesign
5 2 (3.13%) Moqups
6 1 (1.56%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Axure RP
2 4 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 22 (34.38%) Marketing
2 8 (12.50%) Automotive
3 6 (9.38%) Electronics
3 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.81%) Finance
5 4 (6.25%) Publishing
5 4 (6.25%) Retail
6 1 (1.56%) Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) CSS
1 20 (31.25%) HTML
2 15 (23.44%) CSS3
3 12 (18.75%) HTML5
4 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.56%) Framer.js
4 1 (1.56%) Middleware
4 1 (1.56%) OAuth
4 1 (1.56%) RESTful
4 1 (1.56%) SAML
4 1 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 64 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.69%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.56%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) Wireframes
2 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (29.69%) Prototyping
3 19 (29.69%) Web Design
4 17 (26.56%) Usability Testing
5 11 (17.19%) A/B Testing
5 11 (17.19%) B2B
5 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (17.19%) E-Commerce
5 11 (17.19%) Iconography
5 11 (17.19%) Product Management
6 9 (14.06%) Content Management
6 9 (14.06%) Information Architecture
7 8 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (9.38%) Online Marketing
9 5 (7.81%) Time Management
10 4 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (6.25%) SEO
11 3 (4.69%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.56%) Java
2 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) CCA
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Adobe
2 9 (14.06%) Google
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
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