The table below looks at the statistics for the UX 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 UX Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 162 159 155
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 10 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.16% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.17% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +19.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £28,800 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £35,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -1.32%
UX Designer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3133 3505 2872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.97% 94.76% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 2252 1884
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

UX Designer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

UX Designer Salary Trend in Scotland

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UX Designer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

UX Designer Salary Histogram in Scotland

UX 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 UX Designer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Edinburgh -1 4 £45,000 -
Glasgow -1 3 £33,250 -12.50%
Aberdeen - 2 £34,750 - 1
Dundee - 1 £35,000 - 1
UX Designer
UK

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (30.77%) Usability Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Axure RP
2 4 (30.77%) Customer Insight
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Adobe
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) Banking
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) InDesign
5 1 (7.69%) JSP
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.69%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Usability Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Customer Insight
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe
Dundee, Angus
Abrecco
Posted: 13 hours ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago