Job prospects User Experience Designer in Newfoundland and Labrador

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

Job opportunities in Newfoundland and Labrador

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

Prospects over the next 3 years

Moderate

The employment outlook will be moderate for Graphic designers and illustrators (NOC 52120) in Newfoundland and Labrador for the 2023-2025 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment is expected to remain relatively stable.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Graphic designers and illustrators in Newfoundland and Labrador:

  • Approximately 350 people worked in this occupation in May 2021.
  • Graphic designers and illustrators mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Architectural, engineering and design services (NAICS 5413): 28%
    • Computer systems design services (NAICS 5415): 13%
    • Printing and related support activities (NAICS 323): 12%
    • Other professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 5414, 5416-5419): 10%
    • Universities (NAICS 6113): 7%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 79% compared to 83% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 21% compared to 17% for all occupations
  • 61% of graphic designers and illustrators work all year, while 39% work only part of the year, compared to 56% and 43% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 40 weeks compared to 40 weeks for all occupations.
  • 31% of graphic designers and illustrators are self-employed compared to an average of 8% for all occupations.
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 55% compared to 51% for all occupations
    • Women: 45% compared to 49% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • no high school diploma: 6% compared to 11% for all occupations
    • high school diploma or equivalent: 16% compared to 27% for all occupations
    • apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 14% compared to 17% for all occupations
    • college certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 42% compared to 23% for all occupations
    • bachelor's degree: 19% compared to 14% 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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