The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 92 101 84
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.43% 0.084% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.085% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,565 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.33% +1.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UX Designer
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1147 1173 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.03% 98.32% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 989 1025 718
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

UX Designer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

UX Designer Salary Trend in South Wales

UX Designer
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Cardiff 0 5 £32,500 +6.33% 2
UX Designer
Wales

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) User Experience
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) Adobe
4 8 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (66.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 8 (66.67%) Axure RP
5 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (50.00%) Google
6 6 (50.00%) Marketing
6 6 (50.00%) MVC
6 6 (50.00%) Photoshop
6 6 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (33.33%) Scrum
8 3 (25.00%) HTML5
8 3 (25.00%) CSS3
8 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
9 2 (16.67%) D3.js
9 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (16.67%) Digital Content Management
9 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (16.67%) Degree
9 2 (16.67%) jQuery
9 2 (16.67%) Time Management
9 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
9 2 (16.67%) Web Design
10 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (50.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Axure RP
1 8 (66.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) D3.js
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Content Management
5 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (16.67%) Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Adobe
2 6 (50.00%) Google
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, Wales
Sonovate
Salary: Up to £32k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago