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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 229 209 204
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 15 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.30% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.31% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 3
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
UK excluding London average 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
6015 5238 4766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.33% 96.93% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4780 4440 3993
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(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 +15 11 £37,500 -6.25%
Worcestershire -5 1 £35,000 +30.84% 1
Walsall - 1 £31,500 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £32,500 -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 26 (70.27%) HTML
3 25 (67.57%) CSS
4 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
5 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (35.14%) HTML5
7 12 (32.43%) Axure RP
8 11 (29.73%) Degree
9 10 (27.03%) Mobile App
10 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
11 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (21.62%) Front End Development
11 8 (21.62%) Information Architecture
12 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (18.92%) Usability Testing
12 7 (18.92%) Marketing
12 7 (18.92%) Web Development
13 6 (16.22%) Finance
13 6 (16.22%) CSS3
14 5 (13.51%) CMS
14 5 (13.51%) Adobe Illustrator
14 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
14 5 (13.51%) XML
14 5 (13.51%) Adobe
15 4 (10.81%) Flash
15 4 (10.81%) B2C
15 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
15 4 (10.81%) Web Design
15 4 (10.81%) Content Management
15 4 (10.81%) Quantitative Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (13.51%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.81%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (8.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (8.11%) Fireworks
3 3 (8.11%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.41%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.70%) Hudson
General
1 7 (18.92%) Marketing
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (70.27%) HTML
2 25 (67.57%) CSS
3 13 (35.14%) HTML5
4 6 (16.22%) CSS3
5 5 (13.51%) XML
6 4 (10.81%) Flash
7 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 37 (100.00%) User Experience
2 10 (27.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Android
1 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
3 8 (21.62%) Front End Development
3 8 (21.62%) Information Architecture
3 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (18.92%) Usability Testing
4 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (18.92%) Web Development
5 4 (10.81%) B2C
5 4 (10.81%) Content Management
5 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
5 4 (10.81%) Quantitative Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Web Design
6 3 (8.11%) Competitor Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.41%) Kanban
7 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.41%) Mobile First
7 2 (5.41%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) HND
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Adobe
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Google
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