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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 211 208 198
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 15 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.037% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.039% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 6
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £43,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -1.32%
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
5337 5127 5166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.86% 95.42% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4439 4248 4386
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 - 12 £40,000 -
Warwickshire -3 2 £32,500 -31.57%
Staffordshire - 1 £24,000 - 2
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 37 (100.00%) User Experience
2 33 (89.19%) HTML
3 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
3 31 (83.78%) CSS
4 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (40.54%) HTML5
6 14 (37.84%) Mobile App
6 14 (37.84%) jQuery
7 13 (35.14%) Photoshop
8 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
8 12 (32.43%) Information Architecture
9 9 (24.32%) CSS3
10 8 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (21.62%) Adobe Illustrator
11 7 (18.92%) TDD
11 7 (18.92%) Scrum
11 7 (18.92%) Android
11 7 (18.92%) Degree
11 7 (18.92%) Ant
11 7 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (18.92%) Phing
11 7 (18.92%) Apple iOS
12 6 (16.22%) Android Development
12 6 (16.22%) Adobe
12 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
13 5 (13.51%) XHTML
13 5 (13.51%) .NET
13 5 (13.51%) JSON
13 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
13 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Photoshop
2 8 (21.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (10.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (8.11%) Fireworks
4 3 (8.11%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Ant
1 7 (18.92%) Phing
2 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Subversion
3 3 (8.11%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (5.41%) Marketing
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Games
2 1 (2.70%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) HTML
2 31 (83.78%) CSS
3 15 (40.54%) HTML5
4 14 (37.84%) jQuery
5 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
6 9 (24.32%) CSS3
7 8 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (13.51%) XHTML
8 5 (13.51%) .NET
8 5 (13.51%) JSON
8 5 (13.51%) Ajax
9 4 (10.81%) Sass
9 4 (10.81%) LESS
10 2 (5.41%) DOM
10 2 (5.41%) Flash
11 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
11 1 (2.70%) Web Services
11 1 (2.70%) XML
11 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (100.00%) User Experience
2 14 (37.84%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Learning Management System
3 4 (10.81%) Graphic Design
3 4 (10.81%) W3C
4 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.70%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.70%) Animation
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Android
1 7 (18.92%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Information Architecture
3 7 (18.92%) TDD
3 7 (18.92%) Scrum
3 7 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (16.22%) Android Development
4 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.51%) iOS Development
5 5 (13.51%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (10.81%) Usability Testing
7 3 (8.11%) UX Design
8 2 (5.41%) Content Management
8 2 (5.41%) Product Management
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.41%) OO
9 1 (2.70%) ERP
9 1 (2.70%) B2C
9 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.70%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) C++
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) VB
2 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) WCAG
2 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Adobe
2 5 (13.51%) Telerik
3 4 (10.81%) Twitter
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
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