Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a UI Designer was £34,750 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

User Interface Designer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 215 236
Rank change year-on-year +8 +21 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Designer 18 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.32% 0.019% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.020% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 8
Scotland median annual salary £34,750 - £34,000
10th Percentile £27,500 - £25,625
90th Percentile £55,875 - £38,250
UK median annual salary £44,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5432 4977 6111
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 95.95% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3483 3096 3930
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

UI Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured UI Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for UI Designer in Scotland

UI Designer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UI Designer in Scotland.

Salary trend for UI Designer in Scotland

UI Designer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UI Designer in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for UI Designer in Scotland

UI Designer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UI Designer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +3 17 £35,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £30,000 -
UI Designer
UK

UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, UI 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 Scotland region featuring UI Designer in the job title.

1 17 (94.44%) User Experience
2 12 (66.67%) Adobe
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) Wireframes
4 8 (44.44%) Prototyping
4 8 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 8 (44.44%) Photoshop
4 8 (44.44%) CSS
5 7 (38.89%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
6 6 (33.33%) Axure RP
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (33.33%) InVision
7 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
7 5 (27.78%) Usability Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Web Design
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) Graphic Design
7 5 (27.78%) Human Factors
7 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
7 5 (27.78%) Retail
7 5 (27.78%) Adobe After Effects
7 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
7 5 (27.78%) Competitor Analysis
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (22.22%) Rapid Prototyping

UI Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (44.44%) Photoshop
2 7 (38.89%) OmniGraffle
3 6 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (33.33%) InVision
4 5 (27.78%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SMS
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) CSS
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (94.44%) User Experience
2 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
3 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (27.78%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Prototyping
2 8 (44.44%) Wireframes
3 5 (27.78%) Competitor Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
3 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
3 5 (27.78%) Human Factors
3 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) Usability Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Web Design
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (22.22%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (16.67%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 3 (16.67%) Information Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) A/B Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
6 2 (11.11%) Market Research
6 2 (11.11%) Quantitative Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Service Design
6 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Adobe