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The median annual salary for a UX Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1119 827 808
Rank change year-on-year -292 -19 +190
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Developer 87 67 93
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.073% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.079% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 39 57 77
10th Percentile £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,875 £45,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +17.02%
75th Percentile £97,500 £62,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £82,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% -8.79%

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 150,788 84,974 88,529
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.52% 92.51% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81,859 64,813 71,897
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,469 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,000 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for UX Developer in the UK

UX Developer
Top 10 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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -248 77 £72,500 +38.10% 6
London -225 63 £97,500 +56.00% 1
Work from Home -284 37 £52,500 -12.50% 3
UK excluding London -157 16 £50,000 +11.11% 6
South East -92 6 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Yorkshire -40 4 £40,000 - 1
North of England -86 4 £40,000 - 1
Wales -36 3 £27,820 -53.63%
West Midlands -44 3 £52,500 - 1
Midlands -67 3 £52,500 - 2

UX Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, UX Developer job roles required the following 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 87 (100.00%) User Experience
2 63 (72.41%) HTML
3 56 (64.37%) Agile
3 56 (64.37%) Wireframes
4 50 (57.47%) CSS
5 47 (54.02%) HTML5
6 46 (52.87%) JavaScript
7 44 (50.57%) React
8 35 (40.23%) Social Skills
9 33 (37.93%) TypeScript
9 33 (37.93%) Git (software)
9 33 (37.93%) UX Design
10 30 (34.48%) Analytics
11 29 (33.33%) CMS
12 25 (28.74%) Finance
13 24 (27.59%) Retail
13 24 (27.59%) Responsive Web Design
14 23 (26.44%) Jest
14 23 (26.44%) Cypress.io
15 22 (25.29%) A/B Testing
16 21 (24.14%) Interaction Design
16 21 (24.14%) Docker
16 21 (24.14%) Mobile First
16 21 (24.14%) QA
16 21 (24.14%) Web Design
16 21 (24.14%) DOM
16 21 (24.14%) E-Commerce
17 20 (22.99%) WCAG
17 20 (22.99%) Accessibility
17 20 (22.99%) GatsbyJS

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 29 (33.33%) CMS
2 9 (10.34%) Confluence
3 5 (5.75%) DNN
4 3 (3.45%) WordPress
5 1 (1.15%) Magnolia
5 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Adobe XD
2 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.15%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.39%) Figma
2 8 (9.20%) AWS
3 5 (5.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 4 (4.60%) Google Tag Manager
5 2 (2.30%) Azure
5 2 (2.30%) GCP
5 2 (2.30%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.15%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) DB2
1 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (37.93%) Git (software)
2 23 (26.44%) Cypress.io
3 12 (13.79%) webpack
4 9 (10.34%) JIRA
5 8 (9.20%) Jenkins
5 8 (9.20%) TeamCity
6 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio
7 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio Code
8 4 (4.60%) gulp
9 1 (1.15%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.15%) Grunt
General
1 35 (40.23%) Social Skills
2 25 (28.74%) Finance
3 24 (27.59%) Retail
4 11 (12.64%) Banking
5 9 (10.34%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.45%) Marketing
6 3 (3.45%) Welsh Language
7 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.15%) Front Office
7 1 (1.15%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (72.41%) HTML
2 50 (57.47%) CSS
3 47 (54.02%) HTML5
4 44 (50.57%) React
5 23 (26.44%) Jest
6 21 (24.14%) DOM
7 20 (22.99%) GatsbyJS
7 20 (22.99%) Next.js
8 19 (21.84%) CSS3
9 18 (20.69%) Sass
10 17 (19.54%) Enzyme
11 16 (18.39%) .NET
12 9 (10.34%) jQuery
12 9 (10.34%) RESTful
13 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET
13 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET Core
13 8 (9.20%) Blazor
13 8 (9.20%) WinForms
13 8 (9.20%) WPF
14 5 (5.75%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 87 (100.00%) User Experience
2 11 (12.64%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (9.20%) Derivative
4 8 (9.20%) Legacy Systems
4 8 (9.20%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.45%) Animation
5 3 (3.45%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.15%) Legacy Applications
7 1 (1.15%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.49%) Linux
2 9 (10.34%) Windows
3 1 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (64.37%) Agile
1 56 (64.37%) Wireframes
2 33 (37.93%) UX Design
3 30 (34.48%) Analytics
4 24 (27.59%) Responsive Web Design
5 22 (25.29%) A/B Testing
6 21 (24.14%) E-Commerce
6 21 (24.14%) Interaction Design
6 21 (24.14%) Mobile First
6 21 (24.14%) Web Design
7 17 (19.54%) Unit Testing
8 16 (18.39%) Front End Development
8 16 (18.39%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (18.39%) Prototyping
9 12 (13.79%) CI/CD
10 11 (12.64%) B2B
10 11 (12.64%) Scrum
11 10 (11.49%) Clean Code
12 8 (9.20%) Knowledge Transfer
12 8 (9.20%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 46 (52.87%) JavaScript
2 33 (37.93%) TypeScript
3 18 (20.69%) C#
4 12 (13.79%) SQL
5 2 (2.30%) Apex Code
5 2 (2.30%) Java
5 2 (2.30%) JSX
5 2 (2.30%) PHP
6 1 (1.15%) C
6 1 (1.15%) Python
6 1 (1.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (18.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.15%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (24.14%) QA
2 20 (22.99%) Accessibility
2 20 (22.99%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (24.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.34%) Adobe
2 9 (10.34%) Oracle
3 8 (9.20%) Infragistics
4 6 (6.90%) Google
5 3 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.30%) SAP
7 1 (1.15%) Apple
7 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.15%) Pardot