The table below looks at the statistics for the User Experience Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Experience Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Consultant
Rank 449 425 443
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Consultant 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.018% 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.010% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
User Experience Consultant
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21058 20593 21991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.07% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16561 16985 18775
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

User Experience Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

User Experience Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

User Experience Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

User Experience Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

User Experience Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Experience Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

User Experience Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

User Experience Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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
Berkshire +5 3 £65,000 +23.80%
Surrey - 1 £35,000 -
User Experience Consultant
England

User Experience Consultant
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited User Experience Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 13 (72.22%) Information Architecture
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Adobe
3 3 (16.67%) Intranet
3 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) Flash
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (16.67%) Axure RP
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Usability Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) SEO
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 2 (11.11%) Advertising
4 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
5 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5

User Experience Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited User Experience Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) Flash
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Information Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) Analytics
2 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 2 (11.11%) SEO
2 2 (11.11%) Workflow
2 2 (11.11%) Use Case
2 2 (11.11%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe