The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience Designer
UK / Scotland
Rank 102 137 155
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 28 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.24% 0.68% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.72% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 4
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +75.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%

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
2163 2795 2824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.96% 95.46% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1845 1876
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured UX Designer in the job title.

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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +26 20 £40,000 +18.51% 4
Glasgow +16 7 £45,000 +9.09%
Stirling - 1 £40,000 -
UX Designer
UK

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, UX Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) User Experience
2 37 (84.09%) Wireframes
3 32 (72.73%) Adobe
4 29 (65.91%) Finance
5 27 (61.36%) Axure RP
6 24 (54.55%) Prototyping
7 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (38.64%) Degree
9 16 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
10 15 (34.09%) CSS
10 15 (34.09%) HTML
10 15 (34.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
12 13 (29.55%) Information Architecture
12 13 (29.55%) User Stories
13 12 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (27.27%) Usability Testing
13 12 (27.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 12 (27.27%) Rapid Prototyping
13 12 (27.27%) GoToMeeting
14 10 (22.73%) Infrastructure Management
14 10 (22.73%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
14 10 (22.73%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
14 10 (22.73%) Human Factors
15 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
16 4 (9.09%) Photoshop
17 3 (6.82%) Scrum
17 3 (6.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 2 (4.55%) Analytics
18 2 (4.55%) InDesign

UX Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) Marvel
Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
2 15 (34.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (9.09%) Photoshop
4 2 (4.55%) InDesign
5 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) GoToMeeting
Development Applications
1 27 (61.36%) Axure RP
2 12 (27.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 29 (65.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) CSS
1 15 (34.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (84.09%) Wireframes
2 24 (54.55%) Prototyping
3 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (29.55%) Information Architecture
4 13 (29.55%) User Stories
5 12 (27.27%) Rapid Prototyping
5 12 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (27.27%) Usability Testing
6 10 (22.73%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 10 (22.73%) Human Factors
6 10 (22.73%) Infrastructure Management
6 10 (22.73%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
7 3 (6.82%) Scrum
8 2 (4.55%) Analytics
8 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (4.55%) Use Case
9 1 (2.27%) Data Analytics
9 1 (2.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 32 (72.73%) Adobe
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Capita
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago