The median annual salary for a UX Designer was £43,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 29 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
England / South West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 206 244
Rank change year-on-year +32 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 61 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.15% 0.50% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.51% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55 15 8
Median salary £43,250 £50,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.50% +60.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,756 £56,250 £35,375
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 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 5127 5090 5878
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.07% 97.55% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16493 17646 22196
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £23,750 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured UX Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Wiltshire +16 18 £43,875 +3.23%
Bristol -15 15 £47,960 -6.41% 2
Gloucestershire -7 11 £42,500 -
Devon - 7 £45,000 -
Dorset - 4 £34,000 -
Cornwall - 4 £37,500 -
Somerset -5 2 - - 1
UX Designer
England

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 West region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 102 (100.00%) User Experience
2 52 (50.98%) Axure RP
3 51 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (46.08%) Wireframes
4 47 (46.08%) HTML
5 46 (45.10%) Adobe
6 43 (42.16%) JavaScript
7 40 (39.22%) Photoshop
7 40 (39.22%) CSS
8 37 (36.27%) Marketing
9 25 (24.51%) Prototyping
10 24 (23.53%) Adobe Illustrator
11 21 (20.59%) Conceptual Models
12 20 (19.61%) UX Design
13 19 (18.63%) OmniGraffle
14 18 (17.65%) Graphic Design
15 15 (14.71%) CSS3
15 15 (14.71%) HTML5
16 14 (13.73%) Mobile App
16 14 (13.73%) Degree
16 14 (13.73%) jQuery
17 13 (12.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 13 (12.75%) Front End Development
18 12 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 12 (11.76%) Usability Testing
19 11 (10.78%) Project Management
19 11 (10.78%) Matrix Organization
20 10 (9.80%) AngularJS
20 10 (9.80%) Finance
20 10 (9.80%) Scrum

UX Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 40 (39.22%) Photoshop
2 24 (23.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (18.63%) OmniGraffle
4 13 (12.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (8.82%) InVision
6 4 (3.92%) InDesign
7 2 (1.96%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.98%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.98%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (1.96%) GitHub
1 2 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 52 (50.98%) Axure RP
2 8 (7.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 37 (36.27%) Marketing
2 10 (9.80%) Finance
3 9 (8.82%) Games
4 6 (5.88%) Electronics
4 6 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.92%) Banking
6 2 (1.96%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.98%) Advertising
7 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (46.08%) HTML
2 40 (39.22%) CSS
3 15 (14.71%) CSS3
3 15 (14.71%) HTML5
4 14 (13.73%) jQuery
5 12 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (9.80%) AngularJS
7 6 (5.88%) Ember.js
8 2 (1.96%) Ajax
8 2 (1.96%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.96%) D3.js
8 2 (1.96%) Highcharts JS
8 2 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (1.96%) LESS
8 2 (1.96%) React
8 2 (1.96%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 102 (100.00%) User Experience
2 18 (17.65%) Graphic Design
3 14 (13.73%) Mobile App
4 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.94%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.98%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.92%) Android
1 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (46.08%) Wireframes
3 25 (24.51%) Prototyping
4 21 (20.59%) Conceptual Models
5 20 (19.61%) UX Design
6 13 (12.75%) Front End Development
7 12 (11.76%) Usability Testing
8 11 (10.78%) Matrix Organization
8 11 (10.78%) Project Management
9 10 (9.80%) Scrum
9 10 (9.80%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.82%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
11 7 (6.86%) Information Architecture
11 7 (6.86%) Visualisation
11 7 (6.86%) Web Design
11 7 (6.86%) Web Usability
12 6 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (5.88%) Programme Management
12 6 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (42.16%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.88%) C
3 2 (1.96%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) Degree
2 10 (9.80%) HND
2 10 (9.80%) PhD
3 4 (3.92%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) WCAG
2 1 (0.98%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 46 (45.10%) Adobe
2 6 (5.88%) SAP
3 2 (1.96%) Google
4 1 (0.98%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft
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