The table below looks at the statistics for the UX 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 UX Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 391 413 387
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 50 42 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 36 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
UX 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
19413 21740 21368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.33% 94.86% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15730 17645 17702
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 £62,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

UX Designer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

UX Designer Salary Trend in the South East

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UX Designer across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

UX Designer Salary Histogram in the South East

UX 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 UX Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Berkshire +12 19 £55,000 -21.42% 2
Hampshire +3 8 £29,000 -7.93% 2
Surrey +25 6 £42,500 +6.25% 2
West Sussex +18 6 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Oxfordshire +15 5 £40,000 - 1
East Sussex +11 3 £29,500 -30.58% 1
Kent +8 3 £40,000 +48.14%
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 118 (100.00%) User Experience
2 58 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (44.07%) HTML
4 50 (42.37%) CSS
5 48 (40.68%) Degree
6 46 (38.98%) Photoshop
7 43 (36.44%) Information Architecture
8 33 (27.97%) JavaScript
9 31 (26.27%) Human Factors
10 29 (24.58%) Axure RP
11 25 (21.19%) Adobe
11 25 (21.19%) Adobe Illustrator
12 21 (17.80%) Ergonomics
13 20 (16.95%) jQuery
14 18 (15.25%) Web Development
15 16 (13.56%) Product Management
15 16 (13.56%) HTML5
16 15 (12.71%) Marketing
16 15 (12.71%) E-Commerce
16 15 (12.71%) Finance
17 14 (11.86%) Usability Testing
18 13 (11.02%) Graphic Design
18 13 (11.02%) Scrum
19 12 (10.17%) UX Design
20 11 (9.32%) B2B
20 11 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
21 10 (8.47%) LESS
21 10 (8.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 10 (8.47%) RIA
22 9 (7.63%) MS Visio

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 46 (38.98%) Photoshop
2 25 (21.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (7.63%) MS Visio
4 8 (6.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (5.93%) Fireworks
6 6 (5.08%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (1.69%) InDesign
8 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
Development Applications
1 29 (24.58%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 15 (12.71%) Marketing
1 15 (12.71%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Electronics
2 7 (5.93%) Advertising
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
3 1 (0.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (44.07%) HTML
2 50 (42.37%) CSS
3 20 (16.95%) jQuery
4 16 (13.56%) HTML5
5 10 (8.47%) LESS
5 10 (8.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (4.24%) CSS3
7 1 (0.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 118 (100.00%) User Experience
2 31 (26.27%) Human Factors
3 21 (17.80%) Ergonomics
4 13 (11.02%) Graphic Design
5 11 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (8.47%) RIA
7 6 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (5.08%) Digital Media
8 3 (2.54%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.69%) Life Science
9 2 (1.69%) Psychology
9 2 (1.69%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.85%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (36.44%) Information Architecture
3 18 (15.25%) Web Development
4 16 (13.56%) Product Management
5 15 (12.71%) E-Commerce
6 14 (11.86%) Usability Testing
7 13 (11.02%) Scrum
8 12 (10.17%) UX Design
9 11 (9.32%) B2B
10 9 (7.63%) Analytics
11 8 (6.78%) SEO
11 8 (6.78%) Competitor Analysis
12 7 (5.93%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (5.08%) SDLC
13 6 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.08%) User Stories
13 6 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (5.08%) Digital Marketing
13 6 (5.08%) Time Management
13 6 (5.08%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.97%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 48 (40.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (21.19%) Adobe
2 6 (5.08%) Business Objects
2 6 (5.08%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.85%) Google
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Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits Package
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