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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 190 206 195
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 21 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.093% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.097% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 6
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
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
5125 5131 4879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.96% 95.00% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4293 4334 4050
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Worcestershire -1 6 £32,500 +8.33%
Birmingham - 6 £34,000 - 1
Warwickshire -6 5 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Coventry - 4 £40,000 - 3
Solihull - 1 £40,000 -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 24 (100.00%) User Experience
2 19 (79.17%) HTML
3 17 (70.83%) CSS
4 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 13 (54.17%) Photoshop
6 11 (45.83%) jQuery
7 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (33.33%) HTML5
8 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
9 7 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (29.17%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (25.00%) Scrum
10 6 (25.00%) CSS3
11 5 (20.83%) Adobe
11 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
11 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (16.67%) Android Development
12 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
12 4 (16.67%) W3C
12 4 (16.67%) .NET
12 4 (16.67%) Axure RP
12 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
12 4 (16.67%) Information Architecture
12 4 (16.67%) JSON
12 4 (16.67%) Usability Testing
12 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
12 4 (16.67%) Android
12 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 4 (16.67%) Telerik

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (54.17%) Photoshop
2 7 (29.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (4.17%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (4.17%) Fireworks
4 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Axure RP
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (4.17%) Ant
2 1 (4.17%) Phing
General
1 2 (8.33%) Advertising
1 2 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) CSS
3 11 (45.83%) jQuery
4 8 (33.33%) HTML5
5 6 (25.00%) CSS3
6 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
7 4 (16.67%) .NET
7 4 (16.67%) JSON
7 4 (16.67%) Ajax
8 3 (12.50%) XHTML
9 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (4.17%) Middleware
10 1 (4.17%) Web Services
10 1 (4.17%) DOM
10 1 (4.17%) Flash
10 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
10 1 (4.17%) Sass
10 1 (4.17%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (16.67%) W3C
5 3 (12.50%) Graphic Design
5 3 (12.50%) Learning Management System
6 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.17%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 4 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (16.67%) Android Development
4 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 4 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 4 (16.67%) Usability Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Product Management
7 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) Game Development
7 1 (4.17%) UX Design
7 1 (4.17%) Content Management
7 1 (4.17%) Benchmarking
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.17%) Web Design
7 1 (4.17%) TDD
7 1 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VB
2 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) WCAG
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Adobe
2 4 (16.67%) Telerik
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Twitter
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
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