Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for UX Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited UX Design over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Experience (UX) Design
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 141 148
Rank change year-on-year +13 +7 +8
Permanent jobs citing UX Design 8 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.39% 0.15% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.16% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 9
Wales median annual salary £34,000 £39,862 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.71% -0.34% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,000 £37,016 £24,500
90th Percentile £37,000 £41,699 £55,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +5.00%

UX Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,842 1,901 2,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.86% 92.73% 90.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,486 1,634 2,053
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,200 £55,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

UX Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing UX Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for UX Design in Wales

UX Design
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for UX Design in Wales

UX Design
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Design within the Wales region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. 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
South Wales -1 8 £34,000 -14.71%
UX Design
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT jobs citing UX Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for UX Design.

1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (62.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Usability Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Market Research
2 5 (62.50%) Adobe
2 5 (62.50%) User Stories
2 5 (62.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 3 (37.50%) Product Management
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Wireframes
3 3 (37.50%) A/B Testing

UX Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (62.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Designer
1 5 (62.50%) UI Designer
1 5 (62.50%) UI/UX Designer
1 5 (62.50%) UX Designer
2 3 (37.50%) Digital Product Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 5 (62.50%) Market Research
1 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (62.50%) Usability Testing
1 5 (62.50%) User Stories
2 3 (37.50%) A/B Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Product Management
2 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
2 3 (37.50%) Wireframes
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe