The State of UX in Asia:
2017 Survey Report

The first free annual report highlighting the State of User Experience Design and Research in the Asian continent. Featuring real stories from UX Practitioners all over the region.

Brought to you by Apical Design, a UX and Product Design Agency.

Featuring real stories from UX Practitioners all over the Asian region. Brought to you by Apical Design, a UX Agency in Manila and Los Angeles.

Stories from UX Practitioners in these following locations:

China

Hong Kong

India

Indonesia

Japan

Korea

Malaysia

Philippines

Singapore

Taiwan

Thailand

Vietnam

“There's still a lot of work to help companies in my country to understand what a UX Designer does and the values we can offer to the company.”

Patrick James Lim

UX DESIGNER, PHILIPPINES

Learn about organizations in Asia investing into UX

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok, Thailand

Singapore, Singapore

Manila, Philippines

Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

“I’m optimistic about the future of UX here in my company and Malaysia. Slowly but surely we are heading towards the flourishing of the UX industry”

Suzen Lim

MALAYSIA

“The way we approach UX Design in Japan is nothing compared to the US. The cultural differences are the main reason why there is such a discrepancy.”

Janet Fu

JAPAN

What’s included in the report?

Salary Information

Career Satisfaction

UX Education

UX Events and Communities in Asia

The Future of the Asian UX Industry

Problems Facing the UX field