Period
to 4 April 2020

The median annual salary for a UX Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

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

User Experience Developer
UK
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 869 990 1067
Rank change year-on-year +121 +77 -82
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Developer 115 139 138
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.094% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.098% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 111 104 141
Median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.61% +15.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,250 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.24% +21.43% -12.50%

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 111,209 142,157 170,905
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.40% 95.97% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 89,179 113,405 140,174
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

UX Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for UX Developer in the UK

UX Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing UX Developer.

Salary trend for UX Developer in the UK

UX Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing UX Developer over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Salary histogram for UX Developer in the UK

UX Developer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 4 April 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 +109 111 £42,500 -5.56% 35
UK excluding London +89 74 £39,000 -8.24% 19
London +64 41 £72,500 +26.09% 17
North of England +88 30 £35,000 -9.68% 3
Midlands +53 18 £38,750 -6.63% 3
North West +55 16 £34,500 -18.82% 2
Yorkshire +52 14 £35,000 -3.45% 1
West Midlands +59 13 £40,000 -19.19% 2
South East +26 12 £40,000 -33.33% 9
Work from Home +18 9 £38,750 -3.13% 1
East of England +57 6 £50,000 +17.65% 2
East Midlands +36 5 £37,500 -9.64% 1
South West +37 4 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Wales +3 3 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Scotland +32 1 - -

UX Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, UX Developer 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 UX Developer in the job title.

1 115 (100.00%) User Experience
2 96 (83.48%) JavaScript
3 95 (82.61%) HTML
4 93 (80.87%) CSS
5 50 (43.48%) HTML5
6 49 (42.61%) React
7 48 (41.74%) Front End Development
8 47 (40.87%) AngularJS
9 39 (33.91%) Web Development
10 33 (28.70%) CSS3
11 30 (26.09%) Wireframes
12 29 (25.22%) jQuery
12 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (22.61%) Sass
14 25 (21.74%) Finance
15 20 (17.39%) TypeScript
16 19 (16.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (15.65%) Problem-Solving
18 17 (14.78%) Scrum
19 16 (13.91%) Adobe
19 16 (13.91%) Git (software)
20 15 (13.04%) Fintech
20 15 (13.04%) Analytics
20 15 (13.04%) Mobile App
21 13 (11.30%) REST
21 13 (11.30%) Vue.js
22 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
22 12 (10.43%) Python
22 12 (10.43%) C#
22 12 (10.43%) E-Commerce

UX Developer 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 5 (4.35%) CMS
2 4 (3.48%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.48%) Confluence
3 3 (2.61%) WordPress
4 2 (1.74%) Drupal
5 1 (0.87%) nginx
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 9 (7.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (6.96%) Sketch
4 6 (5.22%) UserZoom
5 4 (3.48%) Adobe XD
5 4 (3.48%) InVision
6 3 (2.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (2.61%) Zeplin
7 2 (1.74%) Acrobat
7 2 (1.74%) Figma
7 2 (1.74%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Azure
2 4 (3.48%) AWS
3 2 (1.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.74%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.74%) npm
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.87%) SaaS
4 1 (0.87%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.48%) Big Data
1 4 (3.48%) Blockchain
1 4 (3.48%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.74%) MySQL
2 2 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (13.91%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.57%) JIRA
3 5 (4.35%) Grunt
3 5 (4.35%) Jasmine
3 5 (4.35%) Mocha
4 4 (3.48%) Balsamiq
4 4 (3.48%) gulp
4 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.48%) webpack
5 3 (2.61%) Axure RP
5 3 (2.61%) Visual Website Optimizer
6 2 (1.74%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.74%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.74%) Hudson
6 2 (1.74%) JMeter
6 2 (1.74%) Selenium
7 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.87%) RSpec
7 1 (0.87%) Subversion
7 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (21.74%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Front Office
3 6 (5.22%) Banking
4 3 (2.61%) Marketing
4 3 (2.61%) Retail
5 2 (1.74%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.74%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.87%) Games
6 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (82.61%) HTML
2 93 (80.87%) CSS
3 50 (43.48%) HTML5
4 49 (42.61%) React
5 47 (40.87%) AngularJS
6 33 (28.70%) CSS3
7 29 (25.22%) jQuery
8 26 (22.61%) Sass
9 19 (16.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (11.30%) REST
10 13 (11.30%) Vue.js
11 12 (10.43%) .NET
12 11 (9.57%) Web Services
13 10 (8.70%) Node.js
14 8 (6.96%) Backbone.js
15 6 (5.22%) Ajax
15 6 (5.22%) Ember.js
15 6 (5.22%) JSON
16 5 (4.35%) Aurelia
16 5 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 115 (100.00%) User Experience
2 15 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.61%) Graphic Design
4 3 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.74%) Animation
5 2 (1.74%) Equities
5 2 (1.74%) LIMS
5 2 (1.74%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.87%) iPad
6 1 (0.87%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.09%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.22%) Android
3 2 (1.74%) Linux
4 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (41.74%) Front End Development
2 39 (33.91%) Web Development
3 30 (26.09%) Wireframes
4 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (15.65%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (14.78%) Scrum
7 15 (13.04%) Analytics
7 15 (13.04%) Fintech
8 12 (10.43%) E-Commerce
8 12 (10.43%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 11 (9.57%) A/B Testing
9 11 (9.57%) TDD
9 11 (9.57%) Web Design
10 10 (8.70%) Prototyping
10 10 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (7.83%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.96%) Mathematics
12 8 (6.96%) Personalization
12 8 (6.96%) Product Roadmap
13 7 (6.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 96 (83.48%) JavaScript
2 20 (17.39%) TypeScript
3 12 (10.43%) C#
3 12 (10.43%) Python
4 9 (7.83%) PHP
5 8 (6.96%) ES6
5 8 (6.96%) Java
6 2 (1.74%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (1.74%) Ruby
7 1 (0.87%) SQL
7 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) WCAG
2 5 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (13.91%) Adobe
2 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.35%) Google
4 3 (2.61%) Optimizely
5 2 (1.74%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.87%) Facebook
6 1 (0.87%) Instagram
6 1 (0.87%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.87%) Twitter