The table below looks at the statistics for the UX 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 UX Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 208 197 181
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 2 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.040% 0.068% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.072% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 20
Average salary £40,000 £20,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -44.82%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
UX Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4813 4174 4589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.82% 94.39% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4242 3477 4004
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

UX Designer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

UX Designer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

UX 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 UX Designer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Fireworks
3 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) Fireworks
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago