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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience Designer
England / West Midlands
Rank 194 211 212
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 11 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.39% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.41% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 1
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
4555 5653 4881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.27% 96.43% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3685 4690 4222
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +24 8 £45,000 -35.71% 2
Worcestershire -12 2 £40,000 +29.03% 2
Coventry +1 1 £42,000 +8.38% 1
UX Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 32 (100.00%) User Experience
2 29 (90.63%) HTML
2 29 (90.63%) CSS
3 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 20 (62.50%) Wireframes
4 15 (46.88%) Adobe
5 11 (34.38%) jQuery
5 11 (34.38%) Marketing
6 10 (31.25%) Finance
7 9 (28.13%) Advertising
7 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 8 (25.00%) Usability Testing
8 8 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (25.00%) Automotive
8 8 (25.00%) Photoshop
9 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (21.88%) Games
9 7 (21.88%) Web Design
9 7 (21.88%) Apple iOS
9 7 (21.88%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (21.88%) Android
9 7 (21.88%) Prototyping
10 6 (18.75%) HTML5
10 6 (18.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 5 (15.63%) Axure RP
11 5 (15.63%) Information Architecture
11 5 (15.63%) Web Development
11 5 (15.63%) Fireworks
11 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (15.63%) Fireworks
3 4 (12.50%) InVision
4 3 (9.38%) InDesign
5 2 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (6.25%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
6 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (15.63%) Axure RP
3 2 (6.25%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) TestNG
4 1 (3.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (34.38%) Marketing
2 10 (31.25%) Finance
3 9 (28.13%) Advertising
4 8 (25.00%) Automotive
5 7 (21.88%) Games
6 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (90.63%) CSS
1 29 (90.63%) HTML
2 11 (34.38%) jQuery
3 6 (18.75%) HTML5
4 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (12.50%) CSS3
5 4 (12.50%) Material Design
6 2 (6.25%) UIKit
7 1 (3.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 32 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) Social Media
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Fintech
5 1 (3.13%) Animation
5 1 (3.13%) Blog
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Android
1 7 (21.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Wireframes
2 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) Usability Testing
4 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (21.88%) Prototyping
4 7 (21.88%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (21.88%) Web Design
5 5 (15.63%) Information Architecture
5 5 (15.63%) Web Development
6 4 (12.50%) BDD
6 4 (12.50%) Scrum
6 4 (12.50%) Typography
6 4 (12.50%) User Stories
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) UX Design
8 1 (3.13%) Business Development
8 1 (3.13%) ITSM
8 1 (3.13%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (3.13%) Re-Platforming
8 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Adobe
2 4 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
Worcester, Worcestershire
Hudson IT (Birmingham)
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 2 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry or Manchester
Department For Education
Salary: Cash remuneration between £27,951 to £30,859 dependent upon the skills and experience that is brought to the role and a pension contribution of around £6,175
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Autodesk Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago