The first table below looks at the demand for User Experience Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Experience Design over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience Design
Rank 192 186 183
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing User Experience Design 5 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.42% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 10
Average salary £100,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3890 3842 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.67% 76.70% 71.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3239 3221 2856
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
User Experience Design
England

User Experience Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Experience Design across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Experience Design Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

User Experience Design
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Experience Design across the West Midlands region.

User Experience Design Salary Trend in the West Midlands

User Experience Design
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Experience Design across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

User Experience Design Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

User Experience Design
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Design within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 5 £100,000 -
User Experience Design
England

User Experience Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing User Experience Design also 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 that cited User Experience Design.

1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Information Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Multimedia
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (16.67%) B2C
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (16.67%) Web 2.0
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Sass

User Experience Design
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing User Experience Design also 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 that cited User Experience Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (66.67%) Multimedia
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Management Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Management Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
2 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) B2C
2 1 (16.67%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe