The table below looks at the statistics for UX 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 UX Design 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) Design
Rank 212 187 191
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +4
Permanent jobs citing UX Design 7 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.10% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.13% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 11
Average salary £35,000 £100,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.00% +73.91%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -15.78%
UX Design
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4295 3965 3953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.79% 80.72% 77.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 3288 3307
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

UX Design Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

UX Design
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

UX Design Salary Trend in the West Midlands

UX 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 UX Design within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -13 4 £35,000 -65.00%
Coventry - 2 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
UX Design
England

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing UX 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 UX Design.

1 16 (100.00%) User Experience
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 13 (81.25%) CSS
4 12 (75.00%) CMS
5 11 (68.75%) MVC
5 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (56.25%) Drupal
6 9 (56.25%) Yii
6 9 (56.25%) REST
6 9 (56.25%) Internet
6 9 (56.25%) Web Services
6 9 (56.25%) OO
6 9 (56.25%) PHP
7 5 (31.25%) .NET
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) C#
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) Advertising
8 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
8 3 (18.75%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) Umbraco
8 3 (18.75%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (18.75%) Sitecore
8 3 (18.75%) LINQ
9 2 (12.50%) Puppet
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (12.50%) Open Source

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing UX 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 UX Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (75.00%) CMS
2 9 (56.25%) Drupal
3 3 (18.75%) Umbraco
3 3 (18.75%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Maya
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (31.25%) Advertising
2 2 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Senior Developer
3 9 (56.25%) PHP Developer
3 9 (56.25%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Artist
5 1 (6.25%) UX Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 9 (56.25%) Yii
3 9 (56.25%) REST
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) LINQ
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) Spring.NET
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) NHibernate
7 1 (6.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Usability Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) PHP
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Sitecore
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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