The first table below looks at the demand for the User Experience Designer role 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 Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 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 Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 197 186 191
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Designer 3 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.061% 0.22% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.23% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 2
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +3.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.80%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4705 4769 4500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.47% 95.17% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3925 3995 3874
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
User Experience Designer
England

User Experience Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

User Experience Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

User Experience Designer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

User Experience Designer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

User Experience Designer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Experience Designer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

User Experience Designer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

User Experience Designer
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 Designer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Worcestershire - 2 £30,000 -
Warwickshire +3 1 £50,000 +17.64%
User Experience Designer
England

User Experience Designer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited User Experience 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 User Experience Designer in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Analytics
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
1 5 (62.50%) Web Analytics
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Fireworks
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited User Experience 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 User Experience Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (25.00%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (62.50%) Web Analytics
1 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (25.00%) Web Design
2 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript