Job prospects User Experience Designer in New Brunswick

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as an "user experience designer" in New Brunswick or Canada.

Job opportunities in New Brunswick

Note: These outlooks were updated on November 29th, 2023. Learn more about our methodology.

Prospects over the next 3 years

Limited

The employment outlook will be limited for Graphic designers and illustrators (NOC 52120) in New Brunswick for the 2023-2025 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment decline will lead to the loss of some positions.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Graphic designers and illustrators in New Brunswick:

  • Approximately 500 people work in this occupation.
  • Graphic designers and illustrators mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Architectural, engineering and design services (NAICS 5413): 44%
    • Arts, entertainment and recreation (NAICS 71): 9%
    • Computer systems design services (NAICS 5415): 8%
    • Other professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 5414, 5416-5419): 7%
    • Information and cultural industries (NAICS 51): 5%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 84% compared to 84% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 16% compared to 16% for all occupations
  • 68% of graphic designers and illustrators work all year, while 32% work only part of the year, compared to 62% and 38% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 44 weeks compared to 42 weeks for all occupations.
  • 40% of graphic designers and illustrators are self-employed compared to an average of 10% for all occupations.
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 49% compared to 52% for all occupations
    • Women: 51% compared to 48% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • no high school diploma: less than 5% compared to 11% for all occupations
    • high school diploma or equivalent: 10% compared to 30% for all occupations
    • apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 5% compared to 12% for all occupations
    • college certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 53% compared to 23% for all occupations
    • bachelor's degree: 26% compared to 16% for all occupations
    • university certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: less than 5% compared to 7% for all occupations

Breakdown by region

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Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour market conditions over the next 10 years

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