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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 208 217 205
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 20 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.055% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.058% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 6
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +32.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
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
5404 5161 5155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.34% 94.47% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4505 4361 4321
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UX Designer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

UX Designer Salary Histogram 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 2 July 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
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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
Warwickshire -14 6 £35,000 -26.31%
Coventry - 5 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham - 4 £34,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 4 £33,750 -
Solihull - 1 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £24,000 -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 27 (100.00%) User Experience
2 22 (81.48%) HTML
3 20 (74.07%) CSS
4 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
5 13 (48.15%) Photoshop
5 13 (48.15%) jQuery
6 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (37.04%) Mobile App
8 9 (33.33%) HTML5
9 7 (25.93%) Scrum
9 7 (25.93%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
9 7 (25.93%) CSS3
9 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (22.22%) Adobe
11 5 (18.52%) .NET
11 5 (18.52%) XHTML
11 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
11 5 (18.52%) Information Architecture
11 5 (18.52%) Android
11 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
11 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
11 5 (18.52%) Ajax
11 5 (18.52%) Telerik
11 5 (18.52%) Subversion
11 5 (18.52%) Degree
11 5 (18.52%) JSON
11 5 (18.52%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (18.52%) Android Development
11 5 (18.52%) iOS Development

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 13 (48.15%) Photoshop
2 7 (25.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (14.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (3.70%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.70%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Subversion
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Axure RP
3 2 (7.41%) Phing
3 2 (7.41%) Ant
4 1 (3.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (7.41%) Advertising
1 2 (7.41%) Games
1 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) HTML
2 20 (74.07%) CSS
3 13 (48.15%) jQuery
4 9 (33.33%) HTML5
5 7 (25.93%) CSS3
5 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
6 5 (18.52%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) XHTML
6 5 (18.52%) Ajax
6 5 (18.52%) JSON
7 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (7.41%) Flash
8 2 (7.41%) Sass
8 2 (7.41%) LESS
9 1 (3.70%) Middleware
9 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.70%) Web Services
9 1 (3.70%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (100.00%) User Experience
2 10 (37.04%) Mobile App
3 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.81%) W3C
4 4 (14.81%) Graphic Design
4 4 (14.81%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.70%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Android
1 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Scrum
2 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (18.52%) Information Architecture
3 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (18.52%) Android Development
3 5 (18.52%) iOS Development
4 4 (14.81%) Usability Testing
5 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) UX Design
6 2 (7.41%) Product Management
7 1 (3.70%) Online Marketing
7 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Game Development
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) User Stories
7 1 (3.70%) Content Management
7 1 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VB
2 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) WCAG
2 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Adobe
2 5 (18.52%) Telerik
3 2 (7.41%) Twitter
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
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