Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a UX Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1026 952 1003
Rank change year-on-year -74 +51 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Developer 163 287 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 138 264 229
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,700 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%

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 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -77 161 £45,000 -5.26% 7
UK excluding London -1 110 £40,000 - 6
South East +24 55 £45,000 -5.26% 1
London -70 53 £50,000 -4.76% 3
South West +18 22 £30,000 -27.27% 1
Midlands +13 15 £40,000 - 2
North of England -11 15 £37,500 -6.25%
West Midlands +4 10 £40,000 - 2
North West -21 8 £37,500 -11.76%
Yorkshire +19 7 £34,000 -2.86%
East Midlands +32 5 £32,500 -20.73%
Wales +17 1 £35,000 -
East of England 0 1 £70,000 +75.00%
Scotland -15 1 - - 2

UX Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, UX Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring UX Developer in the job title.

1 163 (100.00%) User Experience
2 138 (84.66%) CSS
3 137 (84.05%) HTML
4 126 (77.30%) JavaScript
5 74 (45.40%) Front End Development
6 71 (43.56%) HTML5
7 64 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (38.04%) CSS3
9 61 (37.42%) AngularJS
10 40 (24.54%) jQuery
11 36 (22.09%) Photoshop
12 35 (21.47%) Sass
13 34 (20.86%) Web Development
14 33 (20.25%) Mobile App
15 32 (19.63%) Node.js
15 32 (19.63%) Responsive Web Design
15 32 (19.63%) Degree
16 30 (18.40%) Finance
16 30 (18.40%) React
17 29 (17.79%) Computer Science
18 28 (17.18%) Wireframes
19 25 (15.34%) Web Design
20 24 (14.72%) Adobe
21 23 (14.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 22 (13.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
22 22 (13.50%) Scrum
23 21 (12.88%) PHP
23 21 (12.88%) LESS
23 21 (12.88%) InVision
24 18 (11.04%) TDD

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 11 (6.75%) CMS
2 9 (5.52%) Marvel
3 7 (4.29%) WordPress
4 3 (1.84%) Confluence
5 2 (1.23%) Magnolia
5 2 (1.23%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.61%) Drupal
6 1 (0.61%) IIS
6 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.61%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (22.09%) Photoshop
2 21 (12.88%) InVision
3 15 (9.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (2.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.61%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.61%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.61%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.61%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Magento
1 1 (0.61%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.59%) GitHub
2 12 (7.36%) SaaS
3 5 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.84%) Google Play
5 2 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.61%) Asana
6 1 (0.61%) G Suite
6 1 (0.61%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.45%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) SMS
3 1 (0.61%) DNS
3 1 (0.61%) Firewall
3 1 (0.61%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.68%) MySQL
2 3 (1.84%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (13.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 17 (10.43%) Grunt
3 16 (9.82%) Git (software)
4 15 (9.20%) Axure RP
5 11 (6.75%) gulp
6 10 (6.13%) Subversion
7 5 (3.07%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.07%) Bower
7 5 (3.07%) JIRA
7 5 (3.07%) Xcode
8 3 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.84%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.23%) ProtoShare
10 1 (0.61%) Babel
10 1 (0.61%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.61%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.61%) webpack
General
1 30 (18.40%) Finance
2 14 (8.59%) Marketing
3 11 (6.75%) Retail
4 10 (6.13%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.52%) Banking
6 6 (3.68%) Electronics
6 6 (3.68%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.07%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.84%) Publishing
9 1 (0.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Games
9 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (84.66%) CSS
2 137 (84.05%) HTML
3 71 (43.56%) HTML5
4 62 (38.04%) CSS3
5 61 (37.42%) AngularJS
6 40 (24.54%) jQuery
7 35 (21.47%) Sass
8 32 (19.63%) Node.js
9 30 (18.40%) React
10 23 (14.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 21 (12.88%) LESS
12 14 (8.59%) REST
13 11 (6.75%) Ajax
13 11 (6.75%) SOAP
14 10 (6.13%) Backbone.js
14 10 (6.13%) Web Services
15 8 (4.91%) JSON
15 8 (4.91%) Redux
16 7 (4.29%) Ionic Framework
16 7 (4.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 163 (100.00%) User Experience
2 33 (20.25%) Mobile App
3 29 (17.79%) Computer Science
4 14 (8.59%) Social Media
5 12 (7.36%) Fintech
6 10 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (5.52%) Graphic Design
8 8 (4.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (3.68%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.84%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.23%) W3C
12 1 (0.61%) Animation
12 1 (0.61%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.61%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.61%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.07%) Android
1 5 (3.07%) Apple iOS
1 5 (3.07%) Linux
2 3 (1.84%) Windows
3 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (45.40%) Front End Development
2 64 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (20.86%) Web Development
4 32 (19.63%) Responsive Web Design
5 28 (17.18%) Wireframes
6 25 (15.34%) Web Design
7 22 (13.50%) Scrum
8 18 (11.04%) TDD
9 17 (10.43%) UX Design
10 16 (9.82%) OO
11 15 (9.20%) Analytics
12 14 (8.59%) Adaptive Web Design
12 14 (8.59%) SOLID
13 13 (7.98%) Web Application Development
14 11 (6.75%) CRM
14 11 (6.75%) Mentoring
14 11 (6.75%) Mobile Development
14 11 (6.75%) Prototyping
14 11 (6.75%) Software Engineering
14 11 (6.75%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 126 (77.30%) JavaScript
2 21 (12.88%) PHP
3 15 (9.20%) Java
4 14 (8.59%) C
5 11 (6.75%) Python
5 11 (6.75%) SQL
6 9 (5.52%) ES6
7 7 (4.29%) C#
8 6 (3.68%) Go
9 5 (3.07%) Apple Swift
9 5 (3.07%) Objective-C
9 5 (3.07%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (19.63%) Degree
2 11 (6.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.07%) PhD
4 4 (2.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.75%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) WAI
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 24 (14.72%) Adobe
2 7 (4.29%) SAP
3 6 (3.68%) Google
4 4 (2.45%) Zend
5 3 (1.84%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.84%) Oracle
6 2 (1.23%) Avid
6 2 (1.23%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.61%) Mapbox
7 1 (0.61%) Remedy