The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for UX Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Experience (UX) Design
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 732 723 803
Rank change year-on-year -9 +80  
Permanent jobs citing UX Design 140 202 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 100 136 116
Median salary £44,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.31% +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year -15.78% +13.77%  

UX Design is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79039 86328 97439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63711 72121 79644
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

UX Design
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing UX Design as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for UX Design in the UK

UX Design
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UX Design.

Salary trend for UX Design in the UK

UX Design
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UX Design over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for UX Design in the UK

UX Design
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Design within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +2 136 £44,500 -6.31% 18
London -18 70 £55,000 +4.76% 9
South West +34 34 £44,500 +14.83% 4
Gloucestershire - 15 £45,000 - 2
Manchester -15 13 £24,000 -49.47%
North West -34 13 £24,000 -49.47% 1
City of London +10 12 £24,000 -47.25%
Swindon - 8 £44,500 -
Wiltshire - 8 £44,500 - 1
South East +35 7 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Birmingham +11 6 £40,000 +14.28%
West Midlands +5 6 £40,000 -21.95% 1
Yorkshire +13 5 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Gloucester - 5 £45,000 -
South Wales +23 4 £42,000 +0.59%
Wales +13 4 £42,000 +0.59%
West Yorkshire +12 4 £44,500 -1.11% 1
Leeds +3 4 £44,500 -15.63% 1
Cornwall - 4 £37,500 -
Kent - 4 £35,000 -
Newport - 4 £42,000 -
Dorset - 3 £34,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £35,000 -
Bournemouth - 3 £34,000 -
Bristol -20 2 £44,750 +15.48% 1
Devon - 2 £35,000 -
Plymouth - 2 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £32,250 -
Surrey +22 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Tyne and Wear +20 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing UX Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for UX Design.

1 235 (100.00%) User Experience
2 106 (45.11%) HTML
3 102 (43.40%) CSS
4 95 (40.43%) JavaScript
5 94 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (34.04%) Wireframes
7 68 (28.94%) Degree
8 65 (27.66%) Marketing
9 60 (25.53%) Adobe
10 57 (24.26%) Finance
11 56 (23.83%) Mobile App
12 55 (23.40%) Photoshop
13 54 (22.98%) Axure RP
14 48 (20.43%) Web Design
15 45 (19.15%) Prototyping
16 38 (16.17%) Computer Science
17 36 (15.32%) SDLC
18 35 (14.89%) Java
19 34 (14.47%) Web Development
19 34 (14.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 34 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
20 32 (13.62%) CRM
20 32 (13.62%) Retail
21 31 (13.19%) Responsive Web Design
22 30 (12.77%) Banking
22 30 (12.77%) HTML5
23 29 (12.34%) Microsoft
23 29 (12.34%) AngularJS
24 28 (11.91%) Analytics
25 27 (11.49%) Software Engineering

UX Design
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 27 (11.49%) CMS
2 13 (5.53%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (5.11%) EPiServer
4 7 (2.98%) Marvel
5 4 (1.70%) Drupal
6 3 (1.28%) Apache
6 3 (1.28%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.85%) nginx
7 2 (0.85%) WordPress
8 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.43%) Documentum
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 55 (23.40%) Photoshop
2 34 (14.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 24 (10.21%) OmniGraffle
4 22 (9.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (8.09%) InVision
6 7 (2.98%) Acrobat
7 6 (2.55%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (1.28%) InDesign
9 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (0.85%) Moqups
9 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.85%) Pixate
10 1 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.43%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.43%) Flinto
10 1 (0.43%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 6 (2.55%) Force.com
2 6 (2.55%) GitHub
3 2 (0.85%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.85%) SaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.43%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.66%) Internet
2 12 (5.11%) Intranet
3 1 (0.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (5.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (3.83%) MySQL
5 2 (0.85%) Big Data
5 2 (0.85%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.85%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.43%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.43%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (0.43%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.43%) Redis
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 54 (22.98%) Axure RP
2 16 (6.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 13 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (5.53%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.85%) Gradle
5 2 (0.85%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.85%) Maven
5 2 (0.85%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.85%) Subversion
6 1 (0.43%) Grunt
6 1 (0.43%) gulp
6 1 (0.43%) Protractor
6 1 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 65 (27.66%) Marketing
2 57 (24.26%) Finance
3 32 (13.62%) Retail
4 30 (12.77%) Banking
5 14 (5.96%) Retail Banking
6 12 (5.11%) Investment Banking
7 9 (3.83%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.40%) Publishing
9 7 (2.98%) Telecoms
10 6 (2.55%) Electronics
11 4 (1.70%) Games
12 3 (1.28%) Legal
13 2 (0.85%) Advertising
14 1 (0.43%) Automotive
14 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.43%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (39.15%) Designer
2 82 (34.89%) UX Designer
3 80 (34.04%) Developer
4 28 (11.91%) UI Designer
4 28 (11.91%) UX Developer
5 26 (11.06%) UI/UX Designer
6 20 (8.51%) HTML Developer
6 20 (8.51%) UI Developer
7 18 (7.66%) HTML CSS Developer
8 16 (6.81%) UI/UX Developer
9 15 (6.38%) Analyst
9 15 (6.38%) Graduate
9 15 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 14 (5.96%) Graduate Analyst
10 14 (5.96%) Graduate Software Test Analyst
10 14 (5.96%) Graduate Test Analyst
10 14 (5.96%) Software Analyst
10 14 (5.96%) Software Test Analyst
10 14 (5.96%) Test Analyst
10 14 (5.96%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (45.11%) HTML
2 102 (43.40%) CSS
3 30 (12.77%) HTML5
4 29 (12.34%) AngularJS
5 25 (10.64%) jQuery
6 23 (9.79%) CSS3
7 21 (8.94%) .NET
8 20 (8.51%) ASP.NET
9 19 (8.09%) Web Services
9 19 (8.09%) XML
10 17 (7.23%) Node.js
11 15 (6.38%) XSLT
12 13 (5.53%) .NET Framework
13 12 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 12 (5.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (5.11%) Entity Framework
14 11 (4.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (4.26%) Symfony
16 9 (3.83%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 235 (100.00%) User Experience
2 56 (23.83%) Mobile App
3 38 (16.17%) Computer Science
4 34 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (11.06%) Social Media
6 14 (5.96%) Graphic Design
7 9 (3.83%) Digital Media
8 7 (2.98%) Fintech
8 7 (2.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.28%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.28%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.85%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.85%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.85%) W3C
12 1 (0.43%) Cyberthreat
12 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.43%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.96%) Windows
2 12 (5.11%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.70%) Unix
4 2 (0.85%) Android
4 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.85%) Linux
5 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (34.04%) Wireframes
3 48 (20.43%) Web Design
4 45 (19.15%) Prototyping
5 36 (15.32%) SDLC
6 34 (14.47%) Web Development
7 32 (13.62%) CRM
8 31 (13.19%) Responsive Web Design
9 28 (11.91%) Analytics
10 27 (11.49%) Software Engineering
11 26 (11.06%) E-Commerce
11 26 (11.06%) Test Scripting
12 23 (9.79%) Information Architecture
12 23 (9.79%) Project Management
13 20 (8.51%) Usability Testing
14 18 (7.66%) Content Management
14 18 (7.66%) Service Design
15 16 (6.81%) Data Analysis
15 16 (6.81%) Product Management
15 16 (6.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 95 (40.43%) JavaScript
2 35 (14.89%) Java
3 27 (11.49%) SQL
4 21 (8.94%) C#
5 17 (7.23%) C
6 15 (6.38%) PHP
7 12 (5.11%) PowerShell
7 12 (5.11%) Shell Script
7 12 (5.11%) XPath
8 6 (2.55%) C++
8 6 (2.55%) Python
9 2 (0.85%) JSX
10 1 (0.43%) Erlang
10 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 68 (28.94%) Degree
2 23 (9.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (7.66%) HND
4 14 (5.96%) ISTQB
4 14 (5.96%) Security Cleared
5 10 (4.26%) PhD
6 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.81%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) PMO
Vendors
1 60 (25.53%) Adobe
2 29 (12.34%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.96%) Oracle
4 12 (5.11%) Splunk
5 7 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.13%) SAP
7 3 (1.28%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.85%) Google
8 2 (0.85%) Nintex
8 2 (0.85%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.43%) Apigee
9 1 (0.43%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.43%) EMC
9 1 (0.43%) IBM
9 1 (0.43%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.43%) OpenText
9 1 (0.43%) Telerik
9 1 (0.43%) Zend
South West London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Private Healthcare + Dental + Training budget
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Surbiton
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
South West London
Novus Graduate Programme
Salary: £0.00 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
North West London
JP Boden & Co Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent benefits!
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Schroders
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago