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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 99 88 91
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.32% 0.092% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.095% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £29,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -3.28%
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
1231 1055 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.78% 96.61% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1065 948 978
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,925
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,725 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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
Newport -16 2 £33,139 +20.50%
Cardiff - 2 £29,250 -
UX Designer
Wales

UX Designer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) CSS3
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) SAS
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Advertising
6 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
6 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Apple
6 1 (14.29%) Photoshop

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Axure RP
2 5 (71.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Apple