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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 396 418 393
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 52 42 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 39
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
20058 22663 21444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 94.82% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16109 18242 17708
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 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 7 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
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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 +9 21 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Surrey +10 12 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Hampshire +13 7 £29,000 -23.68% 3
West Sussex - 5 £42,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +7 4 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Kent +16 3 £40,000 +50.94%
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 119 (100.00%) User Experience
2 62 (52.10%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (48.74%) HTML
4 56 (47.06%) CSS
5 46 (38.66%) Degree
6 45 (37.82%) Information Architecture
7 44 (36.97%) Photoshop
8 37 (31.09%) JavaScript
9 33 (27.73%) Adobe
9 33 (27.73%) Axure RP
10 28 (23.53%) Human Factors
11 23 (19.33%) Web Development
12 19 (15.97%) Graphic Design
13 18 (15.13%) Ergonomics
13 18 (15.13%) Adobe Illustrator
14 17 (14.29%) jQuery
14 17 (14.29%) HTML5
15 16 (13.45%) Product Management
15 16 (13.45%) Usability Testing
16 15 (12.61%) Finance
17 14 (11.76%) E-Commerce
18 13 (10.92%) Scrum
18 13 (10.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 11 (9.24%) B2B
19 11 (9.24%) Analytics
20 10 (8.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 10 (8.40%) LESS
20 10 (8.40%) SEO
20 10 (8.40%) RIA
20 10 (8.40%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 4 (3.36%) CMS
2 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (36.97%) Photoshop
2 18 (15.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (10.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (7.56%) MS Visio
5 6 (5.04%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (2.52%) InDesign
7 1 (0.84%) MS Office
7 1 (0.84%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.84%) Internet
Development Applications
1 33 (27.73%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.68%) Firebug
3 1 (0.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 15 (12.61%) Finance
2 10 (8.40%) Marketing
3 7 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (0.84%) Electronics
4 1 (0.84%) Games
4 1 (0.84%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (48.74%) HTML
2 56 (47.06%) CSS
3 17 (14.29%) jQuery
3 17 (14.29%) HTML5
4 10 (8.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (8.40%) LESS
5 4 (3.36%) CSS3
6 3 (2.52%) Sass
7 2 (1.68%) Silverlight
7 2 (1.68%) Google Maps API
7 2 (1.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 119 (100.00%) User Experience
2 28 (23.53%) Human Factors
3 19 (15.97%) Graphic Design
4 18 (15.13%) Ergonomics
5 10 (8.40%) RIA
6 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (5.04%) Digital Media
7 6 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.68%) Life Science
9 2 (1.68%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.68%) Psychology
9 2 (1.68%) W3C
10 1 (0.84%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (52.10%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (37.82%) Information Architecture
3 23 (19.33%) Web Development
4 16 (13.45%) Product Management
4 16 (13.45%) Usability Testing
5 14 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 13 (10.92%) Scrum
7 11 (9.24%) B2B
7 11 (9.24%) Analytics
8 10 (8.40%) SEO
9 9 (7.56%) User Stories
10 8 (6.72%) UX Design
10 8 (6.72%) Competitor Analysis
11 6 (5.04%) Content Management
11 6 (5.04%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (5.04%) Time Management
11 6 (5.04%) Performance Management
11 6 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.04%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (4.20%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 46 (38.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (27.73%) Adobe
2 6 (5.04%) Business Objects
2 6 (5.04%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.52%) Google
4 2 (1.68%) Facebook
4 2 (1.68%) Twitter
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