Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a UX Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 983 993 947
Rank change year-on-year +10 -46 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Developer 174 190 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 140 153 253
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -15.79% +25.83%

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 157,980 168,274 183,899
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 95.95% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 127,315 134,818 154,230
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 2018. 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 +30 164 £49,500 +10.00% 29
UK excluding London -12 106 £40,000 - 23
London +44 63 £57,500 +15.00% 7
South East +7 47 £50,000 +5.26% 10
North of England +39 35 £33,750 -9.40% 4
North West +24 21 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Yorkshire +30 14 £37,500 +1.35% 2
East of England +25 10 £55,000 -21.43% 3
Midlands +9 6 £44,750 +27.86% 5
West Midlands +28 4 £49,500 +23.75% 4
Scotland -1 3 £36,500 -27.00%
South West -11 3 £49,000 +40.00%
Wales -1 2 £42,000 +20.00%
East Midlands -20 2 £38,750 +10.71% 1

UX Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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.

1 174 (100.00%) User Experience
2 149 (85.63%) CSS
3 146 (83.91%) HTML
3 146 (83.91%) JavaScript
4 76 (43.68%) Front End Development
5 74 (42.53%) AngularJS
6 68 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (38.51%) jQuery
8 63 (36.21%) HTML5
9 53 (30.46%) CSS3
9 53 (30.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 48 (27.59%) Web Development
11 44 (25.29%) React
12 41 (23.56%) Git (software)
13 38 (21.84%) Java
14 34 (19.54%) Prototyping
15 33 (18.97%) Adobe
15 33 (18.97%) JSON
15 33 (18.97%) Responsive Web Design
16 31 (17.82%) Sass
17 29 (16.67%) Wireframes
18 28 (16.09%) LESS
19 27 (15.52%) Photoshop
19 27 (15.52%) Finance
20 26 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
21 23 (13.22%) Adobe Illustrator
21 23 (13.22%) Retail
22 22 (12.64%) Degree
22 22 (12.64%) Angular 2
23 21 (12.07%) Node.js

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 13 (7.47%) CMS
2 12 (6.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (3.45%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.87%) IIS
5 4 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.30%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.15%) Anypoint
6 2 (1.15%) Mule
6 2 (1.15%) WordPress
7 1 (0.57%) Apache
7 1 (0.57%) Confluence
7 1 (0.57%) Drupal
7 1 (0.57%) Marvel
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (15.52%) Photoshop
2 23 (13.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (4.60%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (2.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.72%) GIMP
6 2 (1.15%) InVision
7 1 (0.57%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.57%) InDesign
7 1 (0.57%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.57%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Magento
1 1 (0.57%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (6.32%) SaaS
2 7 (4.02%) npm
3 5 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.87%) GitHub
4 2 (1.15%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.57%) Office 365
5 1 (0.57%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.15%) Internet
2 1 (0.57%) HTTP
2 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.57%) SMS
2 1 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.87%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.30%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 41 (23.56%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.92%) Axure RP
2 19 (10.92%) Subversion
3 14 (8.05%) Maven
4 12 (6.90%) Eclipse
5 10 (5.75%) Ant
6 9 (5.17%) gulp
7 8 (4.60%) Gradle
7 8 (4.60%) IntelliJ
8 7 (4.02%) Visual Studio
9 6 (3.45%) CruiseControl
9 6 (3.45%) Grunt
9 6 (3.45%) Hudson
9 6 (3.45%) JIRA
9 6 (3.45%) webpack
10 5 (2.87%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.30%) Babel
11 4 (2.30%) Jenkins
11 4 (2.30%) Mercurial
11 4 (2.30%) MSBuild
General
1 27 (15.52%) Finance
2 23 (13.22%) Retail
3 6 (3.45%) Marketing
4 5 (2.87%) Banking
4 5 (2.87%) Retail Finance
5 4 (2.30%) Advertising
6 3 (1.72%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.72%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.15%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Front Office
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (85.63%) CSS
2 146 (83.91%) HTML
3 74 (42.53%) AngularJS
4 67 (38.51%) jQuery
5 63 (36.21%) HTML5
6 53 (30.46%) CSS3
6 53 (30.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 44 (25.29%) React
8 33 (18.97%) JSON
9 31 (17.82%) Sass
10 28 (16.09%) LESS
11 22 (12.64%) Angular 2
12 21 (12.07%) Node.js
13 15 (8.62%) .NET
14 12 (6.90%) Ajax
15 10 (5.75%) Material Design
15 10 (5.75%) Razor View Engine
15 10 (5.75%) Web Services
16 9 (5.17%) ASP.NET
16 9 (5.17%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 174 (100.00%) User Experience
2 17 (9.77%) Fintech
3 15 (8.62%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.47%) Mobile App
5 11 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (6.32%) Graphic Design
6 9 (5.17%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (3.45%) Animation
8 5 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.30%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.30%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.30%) FMCG
10 3 (1.72%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.72%) Photography
10 3 (1.72%) Social Media
10 3 (1.72%) Video Editing
11 2 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.57%) Cyberattack
12 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.57%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.47%) Apple iOS
2 12 (6.90%) Android
3 7 (4.02%) Windows
4 4 (2.30%) CentOS
4 4 (2.30%) Linux
4 4 (2.30%) Nucleus RTOS
4 4 (2.30%) Solaris
4 4 (2.30%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (43.68%) Front End Development
2 68 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (27.59%) Web Development
4 34 (19.54%) Prototyping
5 33 (18.97%) Responsive Web Design
6 29 (16.67%) Wireframes
7 26 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (10.92%) Rapid Prototyping
9 18 (10.34%) UX Design
10 17 (9.77%) Web Design
11 16 (9.20%) E-Commerce
11 16 (9.20%) MVC
12 14 (8.05%) TDD
13 13 (7.47%) Scrum
14 12 (6.90%) Mobile Development
15 9 (5.17%) iOS Development
15 9 (5.17%) Typography
16 8 (4.60%) Android Development
16 8 (4.60%) Pair Programming
16 8 (4.60%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 146 (83.91%) JavaScript
2 38 (21.84%) Java
3 19 (10.92%) C#
4 17 (9.77%) TypeScript
5 13 (7.47%) SQL
6 10 (5.75%) ES6
7 9 (5.17%) Python
8 8 (4.60%) PHP
9 6 (3.45%) Apple Swift
9 6 (3.45%) Objective-C
9 6 (3.45%) R
10 4 (2.30%) Go
10 4 (2.30%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.30%) Ruby
11 3 (1.72%) C++
12 2 (1.15%) Perl
13 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (12.64%) Degree
2 13 (7.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) MCAD
3 1 (0.57%) MCPD
3 1 (0.57%) MCSD
3 1 (0.57%) MCTS
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.05%) QA
2 2 (1.15%) WCAG
3 1 (0.57%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (2.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.87%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.30%) Ansible
2 4 (2.30%) Terraform
3 3 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.15%) Puppet
5 1 (0.57%) cPanel
5 1 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.57%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 33 (18.97%) Adobe
2 9 (5.17%) Google
3 5 (2.87%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.30%) Apple
4 4 (2.30%) Mapbox
4 4 (2.30%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.30%) Oracle
4 4 (2.30%) Rakuten
4 4 (2.30%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.30%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.57%) Demandware
5 1 (0.57%) IBM
5 1 (0.57%) Optimizely
5 1 (0.57%) OutSystems
5 1 (0.57%) Qubit
5 1 (0.57%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.57%) Splunk