Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for a UX Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1001 996 993
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Developer 182 191 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 140 147 244
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.94% - +6.25%

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 163,095 170,091 191,719
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 96.09% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 131,470 137,314 161,223
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 £81,250 £77,500 £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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +4 170 £55,000 +22.22% 34
UK excluding London +7 108 £41,250 -2.94% 29
London +48 68 £60,000 +20.00% 6
South East +4 51 £50,000 - 12
North of England +31 27 £33,750 -10.00% 6
North West +31 18 £32,500 -13.33% 4
East of England +25 17 £55,000 -21.43% 3
Yorkshire +24 9 £37,500 - 2
South West -45 5 £49,000 +30.67% 1
Scotland -6 4 £36,500 -14.12% 1
Midlands +7 2 £30,500 -15.86% 6
Wales +3 2 £42,000 +20.00%
West Midlands +24 1 £23,500 -43.03% 5
East Midlands +8 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1

UX Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 182 (100.00%) User Experience
2 147 (80.77%) HTML
3 146 (80.22%) CSS
4 136 (74.73%) JavaScript
5 88 (48.35%) Front End Development
6 77 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (41.76%) jQuery
8 75 (41.21%) AngularJS
9 65 (35.71%) HTML5
10 63 (34.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 56 (30.77%) Web Development
12 54 (29.67%) Git (software)
13 47 (25.82%) Prototyping
14 46 (25.27%) Responsive Web Design
15 44 (24.18%) Wireframes
16 42 (23.08%) CSS3
17 35 (19.23%) JSON
18 32 (17.58%) Java
18 32 (17.58%) LESS
19 30 (16.48%) Sass
20 27 (14.84%) Adobe
20 27 (14.84%) Web Design
20 27 (14.84%) React
21 24 (13.19%) CMS
21 24 (13.19%) E-Commerce
21 24 (13.19%) Enterprise Software
22 23 (12.64%) Axure RP
23 22 (12.09%) Rapid Prototyping
24 21 (11.54%) Apple iOS
24 21 (11.54%) Mobile App

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 24 (13.19%) CMS
2 14 (7.69%) Umbraco
3 10 (5.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (4.40%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.75%) IIS
6 4 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.10%) Drupal
7 2 (1.10%) WordPress
8 1 (0.55%) Apache
8 1 (0.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (11.54%) Photoshop
2 20 (10.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (8.24%) OmniGraffle
4 8 (4.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (4.40%) InfoPath
5 4 (2.20%) InVision
6 1 (0.55%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.55%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.55%) InDesign
6 1 (0.55%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.55%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.40%) Office 365
3 5 (2.75%) GitHub
4 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.10%) npm
4 2 (1.10%) SaaS
5 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.55%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.10%) HTTP
1 2 (1.10%) SMS
2 1 (0.55%) ATM
2 1 (0.55%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.04%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (2.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.65%) MySQL
4 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 54 (29.67%) Git (software)
2 23 (12.64%) Axure RP
3 20 (10.99%) Visual Studio
4 18 (9.89%) Subversion
5 12 (6.59%) Eclipse
5 12 (6.59%) Mercurial
5 12 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (6.04%) Gradle
6 11 (6.04%) IntelliJ
6 11 (6.04%) Maven
7 8 (4.40%) Grunt
8 6 (3.30%) gulp
9 5 (2.75%) Ant
9 5 (2.75%) CruiseControl
9 5 (2.75%) Hudson
9 5 (2.75%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.20%) MSBuild
11 3 (1.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (1.65%) JIRA
12 2 (1.10%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (11.54%) Finance
2 16 (8.79%) Retail
3 8 (4.40%) Marketing
4 7 (3.85%) Advertising
5 3 (1.65%) Banking
5 3 (1.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.55%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (80.77%) HTML
2 146 (80.22%) CSS
3 76 (41.76%) jQuery
4 75 (41.21%) AngularJS
5 65 (35.71%) HTML5
6 63 (34.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 42 (23.08%) CSS3
8 35 (19.23%) JSON
9 32 (17.58%) LESS
10 30 (16.48%) Sass
11 27 (14.84%) React
12 18 (9.89%) Angular 2
13 16 (8.79%) Node.js
13 16 (8.79%) RESTful
14 13 (7.14%) OAuth
15 12 (6.59%) Google Maps API
15 12 (6.59%) OAuth2
16 9 (4.95%) .NET
17 8 (4.40%) ASP.NET
17 8 (4.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 182 (100.00%) User Experience
2 24 (13.19%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (11.54%) Mobile App
4 13 (7.14%) Fintech
5 12 (6.59%) Algorithms
5 12 (6.59%) Data Structures
6 11 (6.04%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.40%) Graphic Design
8 5 (2.75%) Animation
9 4 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.20%) FMCG
9 4 (2.20%) Social Media
10 2 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (1.10%) W3C
11 1 (0.55%) APACS
11 1 (0.55%) Chip and PIN
11 1 (0.55%) EMV
11 1 (0.55%) EPoS
11 1 (0.55%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.54%) Apple iOS
2 13 (7.14%) Android
3 7 (3.85%) Nucleus RTOS
4 5 (2.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (48.35%) Front End Development
2 77 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (30.77%) Web Development
4 47 (25.82%) Prototyping
5 46 (25.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 44 (24.18%) Wireframes
7 27 (14.84%) Web Design
8 24 (13.19%) E-Commerce
9 22 (12.09%) Rapid Prototyping
10 20 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (9.89%) Scrum
12 17 (9.34%) Mobile Development
12 17 (9.34%) Typography
13 15 (8.24%) Artificial Intelligence
14 14 (7.69%) Test Automation
15 13 (7.14%) API Integration
15 13 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 13 (7.14%) iOS Development
15 13 (7.14%) OO
16 12 (6.59%) Ethnography
Programming Languages
1 136 (74.73%) JavaScript
2 32 (17.58%) Java
3 15 (8.24%) TypeScript
4 14 (7.69%) Apple Swift
4 14 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 9 (4.95%) C#
5 9 (4.95%) ES6
6 6 (3.30%) PHP
7 5 (2.75%) SQL
8 3 (1.65%) Python
9 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (7.14%) Degree
2 10 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (4.40%) MCAD
3 8 (4.40%) MCPD
3 8 (4.40%) MCSD
3 8 (4.40%) MCTS
3 8 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.04%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Docker
1 1 (0.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) cPanel
1 1 (0.55%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.55%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.55%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 27 (14.84%) Adobe
2 15 (8.24%) Google
3 12 (6.59%) Mapbox
4 10 (5.49%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.85%) Apple
6 4 (2.20%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.65%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.55%) Cubic Transportation
8 1 (0.55%) Elavon
8 1 (0.55%) FIS
8 1 (0.55%) Hypercom
8 1 (0.55%) Ingenico
8 1 (0.55%) OutSystems
8 1 (0.55%) Splunk
8 1 (0.55%) Thales
8 1 (0.55%) TSYS
8 1 (0.55%) VeriFone
8 1 (0.55%) VocaLink
8 1 (0.55%) Wincor Nixdorf
8 1 (0.55%) WorldPay