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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 204 221 206
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 18 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.074% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.078% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 5
Average salary £35,000 £46,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +18.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £43,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
5443 5112 5259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.12% 94.86% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4497 4274 4413
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
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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 - 9 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire -13 4 £35,000 -26.31%
Worcestershire - 4 £33,750 -
Staffordshire - 1 £24,000 -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 33 (100.00%) User Experience
2 29 (87.88%) HTML
3 27 (81.82%) CSS
4 26 (78.79%) JavaScript
5 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (42.42%) Photoshop
7 13 (39.39%) jQuery
7 13 (39.39%) HTML5
7 13 (39.39%) Mobile App
8 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
9 9 (27.27%) Information Architecture
10 8 (24.24%) CSS3
10 8 (24.24%) Adobe Illustrator
11 7 (21.21%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (21.21%) Scrum
12 6 (18.18%) Adobe
12 6 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (15.15%) Phing
13 5 (15.15%) Ajax
13 5 (15.15%) JSON
13 5 (15.15%) Degree
13 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
13 5 (15.15%) Android
13 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
13 5 (15.15%) TDD
13 5 (15.15%) Telerik
13 5 (15.15%) Subversion
13 5 (15.15%) XHTML
13 5 (15.15%) .NET
13 5 (15.15%) Ant

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (42.42%) Photoshop
2 8 (24.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (12.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (6.06%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (6.06%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Ant
1 5 (15.15%) Subversion
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.15%) Phing
2 3 (9.09%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) HTML
2 27 (81.82%) CSS
3 13 (39.39%) jQuery
3 13 (39.39%) HTML5
4 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
5 8 (24.24%) CSS3
6 6 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (15.15%) Ajax
7 5 (15.15%) JSON
7 5 (15.15%) .NET
7 5 (15.15%) XHTML
8 4 (12.12%) Sass
8 4 (12.12%) LESS
9 2 (6.06%) DOM
10 1 (3.03%) Flash
10 1 (3.03%) Middleware
10 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
10 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (100.00%) User Experience
2 13 (39.39%) Mobile App
3 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.12%) W3C
4 4 (12.12%) Graphic Design
4 4 (12.12%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Android
1 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Information Architecture
3 7 (21.21%) Scrum
3 7 (21.21%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (15.15%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (15.15%) Android Development
4 5 (15.15%) iOS Development
4 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.15%) TDD
5 4 (12.12%) Usability Testing
5 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.06%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) UX Design
6 2 (6.06%) Product Management
7 1 (3.03%) Online Marketing
7 1 (3.03%) Content Management
7 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.03%) Web Design
7 1 (3.03%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) VB
2 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) WCAG
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Adobe
2 5 (15.15%) Telerik
3 4 (12.12%) Twitter
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
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