The median annual salary for a UX Designer was - in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

User Experience Designer
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 87 91
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.36% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £38,750 £33,389
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 707 1116 1187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.52% 98.24% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 611 977 1005
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,929 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales that featured UX Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in South Wales

UX Designer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for UX Designer in South Wales

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Wales region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) User Experience
2 9 (90.00%) Prototyping
3 8 (80.00%) Wireframes
3 8 (80.00%) Photoshop
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) Axure RP
4 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (40.00%) Typography
6 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
8 1 (10.00%) Adobe
8 1 (10.00%) SEO
8 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (10.00%) C
8 1 (10.00%) Information Management
8 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
8 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
8 1 (10.00%) Multivariate Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
8 1 (10.00%) HTML5
8 1 (10.00%) Service Design
8 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

UX Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Axure RP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Prototyping
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Wireframes
3 4 (40.00%) Typography
4 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
5 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) Multivariate Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
5 1 (10.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe