The table below looks at the statistics for UX Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 99 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing UX Design 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.071% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.085% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
UX Design
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1140 1177 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.32% 83.89% 82.25%
Number of salaries quoted 695 768 610
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UX Design across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UX Design Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

UX Design
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

UX Design Salary Trend in Edinburgh

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing UX Design also 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 that cited UX Design.

1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Sass
3 4 (66.67%) LESS
4 3 (50.00%) Games
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) UNIX
5 2 (33.33%) Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Xbox
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) Flash
6 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing UX Design also 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 that cited UX Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) InDesign
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
2 4 (66.67%) LESS
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Flash
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Xbox
3 1 (16.67%) E-Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) VCP4
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + multiple
Posted: 6 days ago