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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 149 163 148
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 3 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -11.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
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
2758 3633 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.40% 94.83% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 2378 1810
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 22 May 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 +18 3 £35,000 - 1
UX Designer
UK

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) InDesign
5 1 (16.67%) Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
5 1 (16.67%) JSP
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (16.67%) InDesign
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago