Period
to 18 July 2019

The median annual salary for a UX Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

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
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 953 1033 998
Rank change year-on-year +80 -35 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Developer 122 178 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.084% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 97 143 171
UK median annual salary £45,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.16% +3.16% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,500 £69,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -

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 139,078 168,022 170,882
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 96.22% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 111,037 135,988 139,549
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

UX Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for UX Developer in the UK

UX Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for UX Developer in the UK

UX Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UX Developer over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for UX Developer in the UK

UX Developer
Top 14 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 18 July 2019. 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 +55 117 £45,000 -10.00% 31
UK excluding London +39 77 £42,500 +6.25% 26
London +74 44 £50,000 -16.67% 6
South East +19 30 £47,500 +5.56% 5
North of England +5 19 £35,000 - 10
North West +34 14 £31,000 -16.22% 9
East of England +78 12 £42,500 -22.73% 4
Midlands +46 7 £41,250 +10.00% 6
West Midlands +31 5 £40,500 +27.56% 5
South West +14 5 £42,500 -7.10%
Yorkshire +1 5 £35,000 - 1
Wales +13 3 £60,000 +42.86%
East Midlands +26 2 £41,500 +10.67% 1
Scotland +12 1 £52,500 +48.94% 1

UX Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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.

1 122 (100.00%) User Experience
2 101 (82.79%) HTML
3 100 (81.97%) CSS
4 97 (79.51%) JavaScript
5 57 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (40.16%) AngularJS
7 46 (37.70%) Front End Development
8 41 (33.61%) Sass
9 39 (31.97%) jQuery
10 36 (29.51%) HTML5
11 34 (27.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 33 (27.05%) Finance
13 30 (24.59%) React
14 28 (22.95%) Scrum
15 24 (19.67%) .NET
16 23 (18.85%) Wireframes
16 23 (18.85%) CSS3
17 22 (18.03%) LESS
18 20 (16.39%) Git (software)
19 18 (14.75%) C#
19 18 (14.75%) Vue.js
20 17 (13.93%) ASP.NET
21 15 (12.30%) SQL
21 15 (12.30%) Java
21 15 (12.30%) TDD
21 15 (12.30%) Responsive Web Design
21 15 (12.30%) Greenfield Project
21 15 (12.30%) Sketch
22 14 (11.48%) Mobile App
22 14 (11.48%) DevOps

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 8 (6.56%) WordPress
2 6 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.28%) Drupal
4 3 (2.46%) Mendix
5 2 (1.64%) CMS
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (12.30%) Sketch
2 14 (11.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 14 (11.48%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (3.28%) InVision
4 3 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.46%) Zeplin
5 1 (0.82%) Figma
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.82%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.02%) SaaS
2 3 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (1.64%) npm
4 1 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.82%) Azure Functions
4 1 (0.82%) GitHub
4 1 (0.82%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.82%) Office 365
4 1 (0.82%) PaaS
4 1 (0.82%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.82%) PowerApps
4 1 (0.82%) SAP Leonardo
4 1 (0.82%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) HTTP
1 1 (0.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (2.46%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.46%) QlikView
2 2 (1.64%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.64%) MySQL
2 2 (1.64%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.82%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (0.82%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 20 (16.39%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.84%) Axure RP
3 6 (4.92%) Jasmine
3 6 (4.92%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.92%) webpack
4 4 (3.28%) gulp
4 4 (3.28%) Subversion
5 3 (2.46%) Balsamiq
5 3 (2.46%) ReSharper
5 3 (2.46%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.64%) GitLab
6 2 (1.64%) JIRA
6 2 (1.64%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.82%) Codeception
7 1 (0.82%) Grunt
7 1 (0.82%) Selenium
7 1 (0.82%) Xdebug
General
1 33 (27.05%) Finance
2 8 (6.56%) Banking
2 8 (6.56%) Marketing
3 2 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (0.82%) Advertising
4 1 (0.82%) Front Office
4 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.82%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (82.79%) HTML
2 100 (81.97%) CSS
3 49 (40.16%) AngularJS
4 41 (33.61%) Sass
5 39 (31.97%) jQuery
6 36 (29.51%) HTML5
7 34 (27.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 30 (24.59%) React
9 24 (19.67%) .NET
10 23 (18.85%) CSS3
11 22 (18.03%) LESS
12 18 (14.75%) Vue.js
13 17 (13.93%) ASP.NET
14 10 (8.20%) REST
15 9 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (7.38%) Razor View Engine
15 9 (7.38%) RxJS
16 7 (5.74%) ASP.NET Web API
17 6 (4.92%) D3.js
17 6 (4.92%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 122 (100.00%) User Experience
2 15 (12.30%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (11.48%) Mobile App
4 9 (7.38%) Algorithms
4 9 (7.38%) Data Structures
5 8 (6.56%) Hedge funds
6 6 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (4.10%) Graphic Design
8 4 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (2.46%) iPad
10 2 (1.64%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.82%) Animation
11 1 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.82%) Life Science
11 1 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.92%) Android
2 5 (4.10%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.82%) Linux
3 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (37.70%) Front End Development
3 28 (22.95%) Scrum
4 23 (18.85%) Wireframes
5 15 (12.30%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (12.30%) TDD
6 14 (11.48%) DevOps
7 13 (10.66%) Fintech
7 13 (10.66%) MVC
7 13 (10.66%) Translating Business Requirements
8 12 (9.84%) Software Engineering
8 12 (9.84%) Web Development
9 11 (9.02%) Kanban
9 11 (9.02%) Visualisation
10 10 (8.20%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (8.20%) OO
11 9 (7.38%) Information Architecture
11 9 (7.38%) Load Testing
11 9 (7.38%) Open Source
11 9 (7.38%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 97 (79.51%) JavaScript
2 18 (14.75%) C#
3 15 (12.30%) Java
3 15 (12.30%) SQL
4 10 (8.20%) ES6
5 8 (6.56%) PHP
5 8 (6.56%) TypeScript
6 6 (4.92%) Python
7 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.82%) Java 8
8 1 (0.82%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 7 (5.74%) Degree
2 6 (4.92%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.64%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) QA
2 3 (2.46%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.02%) Docker
2 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (4.92%) Ansible
1 6 (4.92%) Puppet
2 1 (0.82%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (9.84%) Adobe
2 10 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.38%) Tableau
4 4 (3.28%) SAP
5 3 (2.46%) OutSystems
6 2 (1.64%) Telerik
7 1 (0.82%) Apple
7 1 (0.82%) Google
7 1 (0.82%) Hotjar
7 1 (0.82%) Samsung