The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 100 104 93
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.36% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £29,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UX Designer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1336 1302 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.09% 96.66% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1141 1073
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

UX Designer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

UX Designer Salary Trend in Wales

UX Designer
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(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
South Wales +1 5 £29,500 +7.27%
UX Designer
UK

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 10 (100.00%) User Experience
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) CSS3
3 8 (80.00%) HTML5
4 7 (70.00%) Axure RP
5 6 (60.00%) jQuery
5 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (50.00%) Scrum
6 5 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 4 (40.00%) Information Architecture
7 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
8 3 (30.00%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (30.00%) Adobe
8 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (30.00%) Customer Intelligence
8 3 (30.00%) Fireworks
8 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (30.00%) User Stories
8 3 (30.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
8 3 (30.00%) Degree
8 3 (30.00%) Human Factors
8 3 (30.00%) Banking
9 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (20.00%) MVC

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (30.00%) Fireworks
2 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (30.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Axure RP
2 5 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (30.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) HTML5
2 8 (80.00%) CSS3
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Human Factors
3 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Information Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Customer Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Apple