The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 203 239 217
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 32 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.069% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.071% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 18
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5160 5618 5790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.23% 97.28% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4358 4691 4836
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured UX Designer in the job title.

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

UX Designer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

UX Designer Salary Trend in the South West

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UX Designer across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

UX Designer Salary Histogram in the South West

UX Designer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 11 - -
Bristol +13 10 £51,250 +70.83%
Somerset - 6 £32,500 -
Dorset - 3 £31,250 -
Wiltshire +2 2 £33,750 +8.00%
UX Designer
England

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, UX Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 63 (100.00%) User Experience
2 34 (53.97%) HTML
2 34 (53.97%) JavaScript
2 34 (53.97%) CSS
3 33 (52.38%) Wireframes
4 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (42.86%) Telecoms
6 24 (38.10%) Finance
7 23 (36.51%) Axure RP
8 22 (34.92%) Degree
9 19 (30.16%) HTML5
10 18 (28.57%) Marketing
11 17 (26.98%) Photoshop
12 15 (23.81%) Usability Testing
12 15 (23.81%) Information Architecture
12 15 (23.81%) OmniGraffle
12 15 (23.81%) CSS3
13 14 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
14 13 (20.63%) E-Commerce
15 12 (19.05%) Intranet
15 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
15 12 (19.05%) Smartphone
15 12 (19.05%) Front End Development
16 11 (17.46%) Analytics
16 11 (17.46%) Sony
17 10 (15.87%) Digital Media
18 8 (12.70%) Adobe
18 8 (12.70%) jQuery
18 8 (12.70%) Psychology
18 8 (12.70%) Rapid Prototyping

UX Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Photoshop
2 15 (23.81%) OmniGraffle
3 14 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (9.52%) MS Visio
5 4 (6.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
7 2 (3.17%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (36.51%) Axure RP
2 4 (6.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 27 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 24 (38.10%) Finance
3 18 (28.57%) Marketing
4 7 (11.11%) Advertising
5 6 (9.52%) Banking
5 6 (9.52%) Electronics
5 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.59%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.59%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (53.97%) CSS
1 34 (53.97%) HTML
2 19 (30.16%) HTML5
3 15 (23.81%) CSS3
4 8 (12.70%) AngularJS
4 8 (12.70%) jQuery
4 8 (12.70%) React
5 5 (7.94%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (6.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.76%) Dojo
7 3 (4.76%) DOM
7 3 (4.76%) Sass
8 2 (3.17%) Material Design
9 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 63 (100.00%) User Experience
2 12 (19.05%) Smartphone
3 10 (15.87%) Digital Media
4 8 (12.70%) Psychology
5 6 (9.52%) Cybercrime
5 6 (9.52%) New Media
6 5 (7.94%) Graphic Design
7 4 (6.35%) Ergonomics
8 3 (4.76%) iPhone
8 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
8 3 (4.76%) W3C
9 1 (1.59%) CESG
9 1 (1.59%) Streaming Music
9 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Wireframes
2 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.81%) Information Architecture
3 15 (23.81%) Usability Testing
4 13 (20.63%) E-Commerce
5 12 (19.05%) Front End Development
6 11 (17.46%) Analytics
7 8 (12.70%) Rapid Prototyping
8 7 (11.11%) Industrial Design
9 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.52%) Customer Insight
9 6 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (9.52%) Programme Management
9 6 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (9.52%) Typography
9 6 (9.52%) User Stories
10 4 (6.35%) Human Factors
10 4 (6.35%) UX Design
10 4 (6.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (34.92%) Degree
2 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) WCAG
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Sony
2 8 (12.70%) Adobe
3 6 (9.52%) SAP
4 4 (6.35%) Microsoft