UI designers love making beautiful interfaces
UI intersects psychology, design and technology. It's the extremely powerful art of creating visually pleasing, highly intuitive user experiences.
As a UI designer, you’ll work with a multidisciplinary team of designers, developers, and marketers to realize your projects.
UI designer was rated in Career Karma's top 25 tech jobs in 2021.
UI designers come from many different backgrounds
While many UI designers come from a career in graphic or product design, we have found that anyone can become a successful UI designer if they apply themselves. For example, we have many successful graduates who used to work in marketing, sales, teaching, customer service, finance, architecture, HR, IT, and art.
Whatever your background, it’s likely that you have transferable skills which can be applied to UI design. Your dedicated Career Specialist will help you to identify these skills.
A 2021 study by Career Karma found that companies like Amazon, Google, Facebook, and Microsoft are some of the largest employers of bootcamp graduates—and that they hired up to 120% more bootcamps graduates than they did in 2019!
UI designers are in high demand
Employers struggle to find qualified UI designers, and the demand keeps growing. The average UX designer salary in the United States is $83,623—though that will vary depending on seniority and location.
UI designers are constantly evolving
The technology industry moves quickly, and UI designers are constantly learning and advancing in their careers.
There is practically no limit to how much you can improve your skills and advance in your career as a UI designer.
The technology industry keeps on growing, and with it, the demand for UI designers. According to CNN Money and PayScale, UI designers can expect a job growth rate of 27% from 2014-2024.
UI designers can work in many types of companies
As a UI designer, you have opportunities to work for startups, agencies, large corporates, or even freelance. You can also often work remotely and choose where you want to be.
UI designers are shaping the future
From self-driving cars to the "Internet of Things", designers are shaping the products and services around us and consequently changing the way technology and the world works.
UI designers are empowered to make a difference.
"The ability to create amazing products is the number one reason why I love my [new] job. It also helps that I have the freedom to be creative, work with great people, and see my designs come to life."
Find out if the program is right for you
Take the free 5-day UI design short course to get started, or get in touch with our program advisors for a free consultation. You’ll learn:
- How you can go from beginner to a UI designer with a job you love
- What the UI job market is like in your area and the salary you can expect
- If UI design is the best fit for you based on your background and interests
Don’t worry—you won’t be pressured into making a commitment. The goal is to ensure you make a fully informed decision.
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