The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UX Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 122 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £34,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UX Designer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1736 1727 1644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.18% 95.57% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1497 1372
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UX Designer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

UX Designer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UX Designer across the Birmingham region.

UX Designer Salary Trend in Birmingham

UX Designer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited UX Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with UX Designer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (85.71%) Photoshop
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Usability Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Axure RP
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (14.29%) UX Design
6 1 (14.29%) Advertising
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Games
6 1 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited UX Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with UX Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Axure RP
2 1 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Usability Testing
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) UX Design
3 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft