The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UX Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 105 98 118
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 5 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.36% 1.23% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 1.30% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +8.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
UX Designer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1324 1698 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.32% 94.60% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1365 1353
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UX Designer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

UX Designer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UX Designer across the Cambridge region.

UX Designer Salary Trend in Cambridge

UX Designer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited UX Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with UX Designer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (30.00%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (30.00%) Axure RP
4 2 (20.00%) Sass
4 2 (20.00%) LESS
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
4 2 (20.00%) WordPress
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited UX Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with UX Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (30.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Sass
2 2 (20.00%) LESS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + 25 days holiday + Pension + healthcare + Flexi time
Posted: 2 days ago