The median annual salary for a UX Designer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 96 95
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 10 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.15% 0.40% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.41% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 4
Median salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.61% +6.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  

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 845 1216 1175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.46% 98.14% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 739 1038 1030
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +10 9 £31,000 -4.61% 1
Newport +1 1 £30,850 -22.87%
UX Designer
Wales

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 16 (100.00%) User Experience
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Prototyping
4 8 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 8 (50.00%) Photoshop
5 7 (43.75%) Axure RP
5 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
6 6 (37.50%) Statistics
7 4 (25.00%) Typography
8 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (12.50%) CSS
9 2 (12.50%) HTML
10 1 (6.25%) C
10 1 (6.25%) Information Management
10 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
10 1 (6.25%) Adobe
10 1 (6.25%) SEO
10 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (6.25%) Customer Insight
10 1 (6.25%) Multivariate Testing
10 1 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
10 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
10 1 (6.25%) HTML5
10 1 (6.25%) Service Design
10 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (6.25%) 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 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Axure RP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Prototyping
3 8 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 6 (37.50%) Statistics
5 4 (25.00%) Typography
6 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (6.25%) Customer Insight
7 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) Information Management
7 1 (6.25%) Multivariate Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (6.25%) SEO
7 1 (6.25%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Adteq Limited
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