The median annual salary for a UX Designer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience Designer
England / South West
Rank 198 229 241
Rank change year-on-year +31 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 40 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.79% 0.41% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.42% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 2
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4916 5684 5841
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.66% 96.72% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4103 4696 4888
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,648 £60,000
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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer 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 in the South West.

Salary trend for UX Designer in the South West

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UX Designer in the South West over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for UX Designer 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 25 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
Bristol +4 12 £55,000 +13.98% 1
Devon - 10 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 7 £36,250 - 5
Dorset +30 3 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Somerset -7 3 £46,250 +68.18% 1
Wiltshire +15 2 £40,750 +16.42% 1
Cornwall - 2 £37,500 -
UX Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) User Experience
2 40 (72.73%) Adobe
3 33 (60.00%) Axure RP
4 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (47.27%) Prototyping
5 22 (40.00%) Photoshop
6 21 (38.18%) Wireframes
7 20 (36.36%) CSS
7 20 (36.36%) HTML
7 20 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 20 (36.36%) Usability Testing
8 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
9 16 (29.09%) InVision
10 13 (23.64%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
10 13 (23.64%) OmniGraffle
11 12 (21.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 12 (21.82%) CSS3
11 12 (21.82%) HTML5
11 12 (21.82%) Degree
11 12 (21.82%) Mobile App
12 11 (20.00%) Visualisation
13 10 (18.18%) InDesign
13 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
13 10 (18.18%) Ethnography
13 10 (18.18%) Ethnographic Research
14 9 (16.36%) Games
15 8 (14.55%) Workflow
15 8 (14.55%) jQuery
15 8 (14.55%) Front End Development
16 7 (12.73%) Infographics

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) Marvel
Applications
1 22 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 20 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (29.09%) InVision
4 13 (23.64%) OmniGraffle
5 10 (18.18%) InDesign
6 7 (12.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (5.45%) Fireworks
7 3 (5.45%) Pixate
8 2 (3.64%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (3.64%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (60.00%) Axure RP
2 12 (21.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (16.36%) Games
2 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) CSS
1 20 (36.36%) HTML
2 12 (21.82%) CSS3
2 12 (21.82%) HTML5
3 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 8 (14.55%) jQuery
5 7 (12.73%) D3.js
5 7 (12.73%) Highcharts JS
5 7 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.64%) Ember.js
6 2 (3.64%) Sass
7 1 (1.82%) Ajax
7 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.82%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.82%) LESS
7 1 (1.82%) React
Miscellaneous
1 55 (100.00%) User Experience
2 12 (21.82%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.45%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Android
1 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (47.27%) Prototyping
2 21 (38.18%) Wireframes
3 20 (36.36%) Usability Testing
4 13 (23.64%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
5 11 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 10 (18.18%) Ethnographic Research
6 10 (18.18%) Ethnography
7 8 (14.55%) Front End Development
7 8 (14.55%) Workflow
8 7 (12.73%) Analytics
8 7 (12.73%) Infographics
8 7 (12.73%) Time Management
9 6 (10.91%) Information Architecture
9 6 (10.91%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (10.91%) Project Management
9 6 (10.91%) UX Design
10 5 (9.09%) Typography
10 5 (9.09%) Web Analytics
11 4 (7.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.45%) C
3 1 (1.82%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.82%) WCAG
Vendors
1 40 (72.73%) Adobe
2 4 (7.27%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (3.64%) Google
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
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Salary: £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
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