The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 80 100 106
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 13 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.03% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £31,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% +24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UX Designer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1190 1303 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.67% 95.74% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 807 822 882
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

UX Designer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

UX Designer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UX Designer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

UX Designer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 16 (100.00%) User Experience
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Adobe
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Axure RP
4 7 (43.75%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (25.00%) Marketing
6 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
6 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) HTML
8 2 (12.50%) Electronics
8 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (12.50%) SAP
8 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (12.50%) Line Management
8 2 (12.50%) HTML5
8 2 (12.50%) Analytics
8 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (6.25%) User Stories
9 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) LESS
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Line Management
2 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Brand Management
3 1 (6.25%) Campaign Management
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) Content Management
3 1 (6.25%) Customer Insight
3 1 (6.25%) Kanban
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Usability Testing
3 1 (6.25%) User Stories
3 1 (6.25%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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