Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a User Experience Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

UX Manager
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1095 1136 1197
Rank change year-on-year +41 +61 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Manager 87 89 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.047% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.048% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 65 80 86
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £41,750 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £115,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -16.67% +33.33%

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 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +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 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

User Experience Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured User Experience Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Experience Manager in the UK

User Experience Manager
Top 11 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 6 months to 22 November 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 +15 85 £57,500 +4.55% 4
London +1 66 £60,000 +4.35% 3
UK excluding London +37 21 £50,000 - 1
South East +38 7 £55,000 +10.00%
East Midlands - 6 £45,000 -
Midlands - 6 £45,000 -
North of England -7 4 £59,500 +25.26% 1
North West -19 4 £59,500 +22.05% 1
Scotland - 2 - -
East of England +11 1 £45,000 -30.77%
South West +8 1 £60,000 +60.00%

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 87 (100.00%) User Experience
2 41 (47.13%) Wireframes
3 33 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (36.78%) Marketing
5 25 (28.74%) Adobe
6 22 (25.29%) Banking
6 22 (25.29%) Finance
7 21 (24.14%) Photoshop
7 21 (24.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 16 (18.39%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 16 (18.39%) E-Commerce
9 15 (17.24%) Analytics
10 14 (16.09%) Axure RP
11 13 (14.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 13 (14.94%) User Stories
11 13 (14.94%) CSS
12 12 (13.79%) HTML
13 11 (12.64%) Corporate Banking
13 11 (12.64%) Private Banking
13 11 (12.64%) Online Banking
13 11 (12.64%) Marketing Strategy
13 11 (12.64%) Investment Management
14 10 (11.49%) Digital Marketing
14 10 (11.49%) CMS
15 9 (10.34%) Degree
15 9 (10.34%) Usability Testing
15 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 8 (9.20%) Mobile App
16 8 (9.20%) Data Protection
16 8 (9.20%) UX Design

User Experience Manager 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 10 (11.49%) CMS
2 2 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.15%) Confluence
3 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (24.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 21 (24.14%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.90%) InVision
3 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.30%) InDesign
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.30%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.15%) Moqups
5 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Adobe Analytics
1 6 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (3.45%) SaaS
3 2 (2.30%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
1 1 (1.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) Big Data
2 1 (1.15%) Endeca
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Axure RP
2 13 (14.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (3.45%) JIRA
4 2 (2.30%) YouTrack
5 1 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 32 (36.78%) Marketing
2 22 (25.29%) Banking
2 22 (25.29%) Finance
3 11 (12.64%) Corporate Banking
3 11 (12.64%) Private Banking
4 8 (9.20%) Retail
5 4 (4.60%) Games
6 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.15%) Back Office
7 1 (1.15%) French Language
7 1 (1.15%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) CSS
2 12 (13.79%) HTML
3 2 (2.30%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.15%) .NET
4 1 (1.15%) CSS3
4 1 (1.15%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.15%) HTML5
4 1 (1.15%) jQuery
4 1 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 87 (100.00%) User Experience
2 11 (12.64%) Online Banking
3 8 (9.20%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.90%) Social Media
5 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.15%) Fintech
6 1 (1.15%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.15%) Life Science
6 1 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.15%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.30%) Android
1 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.15%) Linux
2 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.15%) Windows
2 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.13%) Wireframes
2 33 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (18.39%) E-Commerce
3 16 (18.39%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 15 (17.24%) Analytics
5 13 (14.94%) User Stories
6 11 (12.64%) Investment Management
6 11 (12.64%) Marketing Strategy
7 10 (11.49%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (10.34%) Usability Testing
9 8 (9.20%) Data Protection
9 8 (9.20%) SEO
9 8 (9.20%) UX Design
10 7 (8.05%) B2C
10 7 (8.05%) Front End Development
10 7 (8.05%) Mentoring
10 7 (8.05%) Personalization
10 7 (8.05%) Service Design
10 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) WCAG
2 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (28.74%) Adobe
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.30%) Capita
3 2 (2.30%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.15%) ATG
4 1 (1.15%) Google
4 1 (1.15%) IBM
4 1 (1.15%) Optimizely
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle
4 1 (1.15%) PayPal
4 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.15%) Twitter