The table below looks at the statistics for the User Experience Designer 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 Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 405 378 410
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Designer 37 44 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 32
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,750 £48,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £37,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.32% -4.43%
User Experience Designer
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
21364 20207 21704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.69% 95.09% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16816 16650 18526
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 £25,500
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 Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

User Experience Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

User Experience Designer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

User Experience Designer Salary Trend in the South East

User Experience Designer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Experience Designer across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

User Experience Designer Salary Histogram in the South East

User Experience Designer
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 Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
(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
Surrey -27 11 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire - 10 £45,000 -
East Sussex -24 8 £45,000 -5.26%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £35,000 -
Berkshire -5 3 £70,000 - 2
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire -5 1 - -
User Experience Designer
England

User Experience Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 41 (51.90%) HTML
1 41 (51.90%) CSS
2 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
3 29 (36.71%) Photoshop
3 29 (36.71%) Axure RP
4 21 (26.58%) Analytics
5 20 (25.32%) Marketing
6 17 (21.52%) HTML5
7 15 (18.99%) CSS3
8 13 (16.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 12 (15.19%) Scrum
10 11 (13.92%) Adobe
10 11 (13.92%) Adobe Illustrator
10 11 (13.92%) Web Design
10 11 (13.92%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (12.66%) Web Development
11 10 (12.66%) Degree
11 10 (12.66%) OmniGraffle
11 10 (12.66%) Finance
12 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (11.39%) Social Media
12 9 (11.39%) Mobile App
13 8 (10.13%) Visualisation
13 8 (10.13%) User Experience Design
13 8 (10.13%) Usability Testing
13 8 (10.13%) Banking
13 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
14 7 (8.86%) Games
14 7 (8.86%) Windows
15 6 (7.59%) B2B

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 29 (36.71%) Photoshop
2 11 (13.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (12.66%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (6.33%) Fireworks
5 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.27%) Magento
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) SAN
Development Applications
1 29 (36.71%) Axure RP
2 13 (16.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.53%) Dreamweaver
General
1 20 (25.32%) Marketing
2 10 (12.66%) Finance
3 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.13%) Banking
4 7 (8.86%) Games
5 5 (6.33%) Military
6 4 (5.06%) Retail
7 2 (2.53%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (51.90%) HTML
1 41 (51.90%) CSS
2 17 (21.52%) HTML5
3 15 (18.99%) CSS3
4 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.06%) jQuery
5 1 (1.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Social Media
1 9 (11.39%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.27%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.27%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Windows
2 4 (5.06%) Windows 8
3 3 (3.80%) Android
3 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.58%) Analytics
2 12 (15.19%) Scrum
3 11 (13.92%) Web Design
3 11 (13.92%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (12.66%) Web Development
5 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.13%) Usability Testing
6 8 (10.13%) User Experience Design
7 6 (7.59%) B2B
7 6 (7.59%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (6.33%) Use Case
8 5 (6.33%) Web Analytics
8 5 (6.33%) B2C
8 5 (6.33%) User Stories
9 4 (5.06%) Rapid Prototyping
9 4 (5.06%) Information Architecture
9 4 (5.06%) Web Usability
9 4 (5.06%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.80%) Statistical Analysis
10 3 (3.80%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.59%) C
3 1 (1.27%) Java
3 1 (1.27%) PHP
3 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Adobe
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.80%) Google
4 1 (1.27%) Ektron
4 1 (1.27%) iRise
4 1 (1.27%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) SAP
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