The first table below looks at the demand for the User Experience Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 161 157 151
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Designer 9 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Average salary £38,000 £31,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.68% -20.62%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3483 3083 2894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.80% 95.36% 92.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2273 2030 2016
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
User Experience Designer
UK

User Experience Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

User Experience Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

User Experience Designer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

User Experience Designer Salary Trend in Scotland

User Experience Designer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Experience Designer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

User Experience Designer Salary Histogram in Scotland

User Experience Designer
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Glasgow -7 9 £38,000 - 1
User Experience Designer
UK

User Experience Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (35.00%) Photoshop
1 7 (35.00%) CSS
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) W3C
2 6 (30.00%) Axure RP
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) jQuery
2 6 (30.00%) Usability Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) Adobe
5 3 (15.00%) XHTML
5 3 (15.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) User Experience Design
6 2 (10.00%) Banking
6 2 (10.00%) Ajax
6 2 (10.00%) Apache Flex
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Social Media
6 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
6 2 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Web Design
7 1 (5.00%) Psychology
7 1 (5.00%) Human Factors
7 1 (5.00%) Web Accessibility

User Experience Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (35.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (15.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Axure RP
2 5 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) CSS
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (15.00%) XHTML
4 2 (10.00%) Ajax
4 2 (10.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) W3C
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Social Media
2 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.00%) Psychology
3 1 (5.00%) Human Factors
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) Usability Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) User Experience Design
4 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago