The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 227 212 214
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 10 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.34% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 11
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
5781 5618 5169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.84% 95.72% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4574 4611 4325
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured UX Designer in the job title.

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 29 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire +13 6 £27,500 -18.51%
Herefordshire - 6 £27,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £42,500 - 2
Warwickshire 0 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Coventry -6 1 - -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, UX Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) User Experience
2 22 (88.00%) Wireframes
3 20 (80.00%) HTML
4 19 (76.00%) CSS
5 17 (68.00%) HTML5
6 13 (52.00%) Information Architecture
7 12 (48.00%) CSS3
7 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
8 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (32.00%) Front End Development
9 8 (32.00%) Prototyping
10 7 (28.00%) CMS
10 7 (28.00%) Axure RP
10 7 (28.00%) Analytics
11 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (24.00%) UIKit
11 6 (24.00%) Degree
11 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (24.00%) Google Analytics
11 6 (24.00%) WordPress
11 6 (24.00%) Google
11 6 (24.00%) PHP
11 6 (24.00%) MySQL
11 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
12 5 (20.00%) Finance
13 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
14 3 (12.00%) Marketing
14 3 (12.00%) Web Design
14 3 (12.00%) Adobe

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) CMS
2 6 (24.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (8.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Axure RP
2 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) HTML
2 19 (76.00%) CSS
3 17 (68.00%) HTML5
4 12 (48.00%) CSS3
5 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (24.00%) UIKit
6 1 (4.00%) Flash
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Animation
3 1 (4.00%) Blog
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Wireframes
2 13 (52.00%) Information Architecture
3 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
4 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) Front End Development
5 8 (32.00%) Prototyping
6 7 (28.00%) Analytics
7 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (12.00%) Web Design
9 2 (8.00%) Usability Testing
10 1 (4.00%) B2C
10 1 (4.00%) Business Development
10 1 (4.00%) Competitor Analysis
10 1 (4.00%) Content Management
10 1 (4.00%) Rapid Prototyping
10 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (4.00%) Service Design
10 1 (4.00%) Use Case
10 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (24.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Google
2 3 (12.00%) Adobe
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago