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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 100 108 94
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.067% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.070% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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
1393 1433 1194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.93% 95.98% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 906 945 747
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Customer Insight
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) Axure RP
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) InDesign
5 1 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (12.50%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) Sass
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Customer Insight
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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