The median annual salary for a User Experience Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
UX Manager
UK
Rank 829 919 919
Rank change year-on-year +90 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Manager 35 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.029% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.030% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 29
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -4.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +44.44% -8.16%  

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 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

User Experience Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience Manager in the UK

User Experience Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for User Experience Manager in the UK

User Experience Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience Manager over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for User Experience Manager in the UK

User Experience Manager
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +94 35 £65,000 +30.00% 12
London +85 26 £61,250 +11.36% 7
East of England +32 7 £65,000 +30.00%
Bedfordshire - 7 £65,000 -
Dunstable - 6 £65,000 -
City of London +51 5 £53,000 -3.63% 2
South West +21 1 £42,500 +30.76%
Luton - 1 £65,000 -
Wetherby - 1 £39,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £39,000 - 2
Bristol - 1 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £39,000 - 2

User Experience Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, User Experience Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 68 (100.00%) User Experience
2 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (39.71%) Banking
3 26 (38.24%) Finance
4 21 (30.88%) Project Management
5 16 (23.53%) Marketing
5 16 (23.53%) Wireframes
6 15 (22.06%) CMS
6 15 (22.06%) Photoshop
6 15 (22.06%) Adobe
7 13 (19.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (19.12%) Content Management
7 13 (19.12%) Product Management
8 12 (17.65%) Copywriting
9 11 (16.18%) Online Banking
10 10 (14.71%) Graphic Design
10 10 (14.71%) Analytics
10 10 (14.71%) Web Analytics
11 9 (13.24%) Omniture
11 9 (13.24%) W3C
11 9 (13.24%) WebTrends
11 9 (13.24%) MS Office
11 9 (13.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 9 (13.24%) Portfolio Management
12 8 (11.76%) Service Design
13 7 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (10.29%) Information Architecture
13 7 (10.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (10.29%) Business Analysis
13 7 (10.29%) Caplin

User Experience Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 15 (22.06%) CMS
2 9 (13.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Photoshop
2 13 (19.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (13.24%) MS Office
4 4 (5.88%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (4.41%) Acrobat
5 3 (4.41%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (4.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.47%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.47%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (13.24%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
General
1 27 (39.71%) Banking
2 26 (38.24%) Finance
3 16 (23.53%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Legal
4 4 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Advertising
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) HTML
2 4 (5.88%) CSS
3 3 (4.41%) Flash
4 1 (1.47%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 68 (100.00%) User Experience
2 11 (16.18%) Online Banking
3 10 (14.71%) Graphic Design
4 9 (13.24%) W3C
5 7 (10.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (7.35%) Fintech
6 5 (7.35%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.41%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (2.94%) Taxonomies
9 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.47%) NHS
9 1 (1.47%) PMI
9 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) Project Management
3 16 (23.53%) Wireframes
4 13 (19.12%) Content Management
4 13 (19.12%) Product Management
5 12 (17.65%) Copywriting
6 10 (14.71%) Analytics
6 10 (14.71%) Web Analytics
7 9 (13.24%) Portfolio Management
8 8 (11.76%) Service Design
9 7 (10.29%) Business Analysis
9 7 (10.29%) Information Architecture
9 7 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (8.82%) Open Source
10 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
10 6 (8.82%) Scrum
10 6 (8.82%) UX Design
11 5 (7.35%) Data Protection
12 4 (5.88%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
13 3 (4.41%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Adobe
2 9 (13.24%) Omniture
3 7 (10.29%) Caplin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £46000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £380 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £46000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Workray
Salary: Competitive plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £100,000 + big bonus & perks
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
The National Archives
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago