The first table below looks at the demand for the User Experience Designer role 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 Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 210 207 214
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Designer 13 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.11% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.12% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 2
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5800 5003 5295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.79% 95.28% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4785 4392 4649
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
User Experience Designer
England

User Experience Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

User Experience Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

User Experience Designer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

User Experience Designer Salary Trend in the South West

User Experience Designer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Experience Designer across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

User Experience Designer Salary Histogram in the South West

User Experience Designer
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 Designer within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
(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
Bristol +7 8 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Gloucestershire - 4 £42,500 -
Somerset -25 1 £30,000 -
User Experience Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited User Experience 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 User Experience Designer in their job title.

1 13 (48.15%) Axure RP
2 10 (37.04%) CSS
3 9 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 9 (33.33%) Marketing
3 9 (33.33%) jQuery
3 9 (33.33%) User Experience Design
4 8 (29.63%) Finance
4 8 (29.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (29.63%) Adobe
4 8 (29.63%) Photoshop
5 7 (25.93%) HTML
5 7 (25.93%) SEO
5 7 (25.93%) Analytics
6 6 (22.22%) Google Analytics
6 6 (22.22%) HTML5
6 6 (22.22%) Google
7 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
7 5 (18.52%) Progressive Enhancement
8 4 (14.81%) Information Architecture
8 4 (14.81%) Use Case
8 4 (14.81%) Java
8 4 (14.81%) SQL
8 4 (14.81%) Ajax
8 4 (14.81%) Usability Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Time Management
9 3 (11.11%) Usability Engineering
9 3 (11.11%) Taxonomies
9 3 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (11.11%) Dreamweaver

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited User Experience 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 User Experience Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 8 (29.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (29.63%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.70%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (3.70%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Axure RP
2 3 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (33.33%) Marketing
2 8 (29.63%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) CSS
2 9 (33.33%) jQuery
3 7 (25.93%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) HTML5
5 4 (14.81%) Ajax
6 2 (7.41%) CSS3
7 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Taxonomies
2 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) User Experience Design
2 7 (25.93%) Analytics
2 7 (25.93%) SEO
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Progressive Enhancement
4 4 (14.81%) Use Case
4 4 (14.81%) Usability Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Information Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Time Management
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) Mobile Marketing
5 3 (11.11%) Usability Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Product Management
7 1 (3.70%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.70%) B2B
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Adobe
2 6 (22.22%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) iRise
4 1 (3.70%) Facebook
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