The first table below looks at the demand for User Experience Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Experience Design over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience Design
Rank 209 214 214
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing User Experience Design 16 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.11% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.14% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4638 4189 4365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.95% 77.85% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3851 3683 3717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
User Experience Design
England

User Experience Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Experience Design across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Experience Design Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

User Experience Design
Salary Trend in the South West

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

User Experience Design Salary Trend in the South West

User Experience Design
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Experience Design across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

User Experience Design Salary Histogram in the South West

User Experience Design
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Design within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +3 9 £35,750 +2.14%
Somerset -7 4 £36,250 -27.50%
Bristol - 3 £42,500 -
User Experience Design
England

User Experience Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing User Experience Design also 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 that cited User Experience Design.

1 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 17 (56.67%) Photoshop
3 14 (46.67%) jQuery
3 14 (46.67%) HTML
4 12 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (33.33%) Axure RP
7 9 (30.00%) Information Architecture
8 8 (26.67%) Time Management
9 7 (23.33%) Finance
9 7 (23.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (23.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 5 (16.67%) GIMP
10 5 (16.67%) Ajax
10 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.67%) Web Development
10 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 5 (16.67%) .NET
10 5 (16.67%) C#
10 5 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (13.33%) Ember.js
11 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
11 4 (13.33%) Web Services
11 4 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (13.33%) Adobe
11 4 (13.33%) Fireworks
11 4 (13.33%) WCAG
11 4 (13.33%) Marketing
11 4 (13.33%) Usability Engineering
11 4 (13.33%) Web Design

User Experience Design
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing User Experience Design also 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 that cited User Experience Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.33%) WordPress
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Photoshop
2 12 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (16.67%) GIMP
4 4 (13.33%) Fireworks
5 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Network Security
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Axure RP
2 7 (23.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (10.00%) PhoneGap
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Designer
2 10 (33.33%) User Experience Designer
3 9 (30.00%) Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Digital Designer
4 6 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (13.33%) UI Designer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Android Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Design Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) CSS Developer
8 1 (3.33%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.33%) Programmer
8 1 (3.33%) Architect
8 1 (3.33%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 14 (46.67%) jQuery
2 14 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (23.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (16.67%) Ajax
4 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.67%) .NET
5 4 (13.33%) Ember.js
5 4 (13.33%) Web Services
6 3 (10.00%) RESTful
6 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (10.00%) Android SDK
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Taxonomies
1 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Information Architecture
2 8 (26.67%) Time Management
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Web Development
3 5 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (13.33%) Usability Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) Web Design
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) OOD
5 3 (10.00%) Analytics
5 3 (10.00%) Android Development
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) TDD
7 1 (3.33%) Industrial Design
7 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.33%) B2B
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) MCTS
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Adobe
2 3 (10.00%) iRise
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Sencha