The table below looks at the statistics for the User Experience Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Experience Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 137 130 166
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Designer 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.22% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +1.33%
User Experience Designer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2221 1915 2808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.86% 95.27% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 1580 2211
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

User Experience Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

User Experience Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

User Experience Designer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

User Experience Designer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

User Experience Designer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Designer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 5 £37,500 - 1
User Experience Designer
East of England

User Experience Designer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited User Experience 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 User Experience Designer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) Axure RP
2 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) Information Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (50.00%) JSP
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (16.67%) Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (16.67%) Telerik
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) LESS
5 1 (16.67%) Kendo UI
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

User Experience Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited User Experience 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 User Experience Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
2 4 (66.67%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) LESS
4 1 (16.67%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (66.67%) Information Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Telerik