Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 110 110
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +24
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 88 89 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.24% 2.33% 2.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.93% 5.60% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 75 75 105
Birmingham median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £22,050
90th Percentile £60,750 £57,500 £58,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

User Experience is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,785 1,588 2,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 45.44% 41.59% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,148 1,185 1,349
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £59,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Birmingham

User Experience
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Experience in Birmingham.

Salary trend for User Experience in Birmingham

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing User Experience also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 33 (37.50%) HTML
1 33 (37.50%) CSS
2 30 (34.09%) Finance
2 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (32.95%) JavaScript
4 23 (26.14%) Analytics
5 20 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 19 (21.59%) Java
6 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
6 19 (21.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
7 18 (20.45%) MVC
8 17 (19.32%) PHP
8 17 (19.32%) RESTful
8 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
8 17 (19.32%) Degree
9 16 (18.18%) Git (software)
9 16 (18.18%) C#
9 16 (18.18%) .NET
10 15 (17.05%) Workflow
10 15 (17.05%) Scrum
10 15 (17.05%) MySQL
10 15 (17.05%) Web Development
11 14 (15.91%) RAD
11 14 (15.91%) TDD
12 13 (14.77%) Banking
12 13 (14.77%) Process Management
12 13 (14.77%) SQL
12 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 12 (13.64%) Apache
2 11 (12.50%) WordPress
3 3 (3.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.27%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.27%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.27%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.27%) CMS
4 2 (2.27%) Confluence
4 2 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.27%) JBoss
4 2 (2.27%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.14%) IIS
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.14%) SAS
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.41%) Fireworks
3 3 (3.41%) Moqups
4 2 (2.27%) GIMP
5 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.23%) AdWords
3 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (4.55%) Office 365
4 3 (3.41%) PaaS
5 2 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.27%) SaaS
5 2 (2.27%) Serverless
6 1 (1.14%) G Suite
6 1 (1.14%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (2.27%) HTTP
2 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.05%) MySQL
3 11 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.27%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.27%) Big Data
5 2 (2.27%) Bigtable
5 2 (2.27%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.27%) Flink
5 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.27%) HBase
5 2 (2.27%) Impala
5 2 (2.27%) OLAP
5 2 (2.27%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (2.27%) Pentaho
5 2 (2.27%) RavenDB
5 2 (2.27%) Riak
6 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.50%) Subversion
3 8 (9.09%) Maven
4 7 (7.95%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (3.41%) Ant
7 3 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.41%) JUnit
8 2 (2.27%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.27%) fastlane
8 2 (2.27%) JIRA
8 2 (2.27%) NUnit
8 2 (2.27%) TestNG
9 1 (1.14%) FindBugs
9 1 (1.14%) git-flow
9 1 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.14%) webpack
General
1 30 (34.09%) Finance
2 13 (14.77%) Banking
2 13 (14.77%) Retail Banking
3 10 (11.36%) Marketing
4 4 (4.55%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Games
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (45.45%) Developer
2 16 (18.18%) Consultant
3 14 (15.91%) Analyst
3 14 (15.91%) Business Analyst
4 12 (13.64%) Business Consultant
4 12 (13.64%) PHP Developer
4 12 (13.64%) Process Analyst
5 11 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
5 11 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 10 (11.36%) PHP Web Developer
6 10 (11.36%) PHP WordPress Developer
6 10 (11.36%) WordPress Developer
7 9 (10.23%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
8 8 (9.09%) Digital Marketing Manager
8 8 (9.09%) Java Developer
8 8 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
9 7 (7.95%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Designer
10 5 (5.68%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.50%) CSS
1 33 (37.50%) HTML
2 17 (19.32%) RESTful
3 16 (18.18%) .NET
4 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET
5 11 (12.50%) HTML5
5 11 (12.50%) jQuery
6 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (11.36%) LAMP
7 8 (9.09%) CSS3
8 6 (6.82%) XML
9 5 (5.68%) JSON
9 5 (5.68%) Web Services
10 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (4.55%) Node.js
11 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.41%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (3.41%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (3.41%) React
11 3 (3.41%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Social Media
2 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.41%) Fintech
5 3 (3.41%) Tandem
6 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.27%) iPad
6 2 (2.27%) iPhone
7 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) Windows
3 6 (6.82%) Android
4 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.14%) Analytics
3 20 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 18 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (20.45%) MVC
5 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
6 15 (17.05%) Scrum
6 15 (17.05%) Web Development
6 15 (17.05%) Workflow
7 14 (15.91%) RAD
7 14 (15.91%) TDD
8 13 (14.77%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 13 (14.77%) Business Analytics
8 13 (14.77%) Process Management
9 11 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
9 11 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (12.50%) SEO
9 11 (12.50%) Web Design
10 10 (11.36%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.95%) JavaScript
2 19 (21.59%) Java
3 17 (19.32%) PHP
4 16 (18.18%) C#
5 13 (14.77%) SQL
6 10 (11.36%) C
7 5 (5.68%) Scala
7 5 (5.68%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.68%) VB
8 4 (4.55%) C++
8 4 (4.55%) Python
9 3 (3.41%) Ruby
10 2 (2.27%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.14%) ES6
11 1 (1.14%) Google Apps Script
11 1 (1.14%) Java 8
11 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) Degree
2 6 (6.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) PhD
5 1 (1.14%) MCSD
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.55%) BitLocker
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.55%) XenApp
2 4 (4.55%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (2.27%) Docker
3 2 (2.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) AirWatch
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (4.55%) SCDPM
1 4 (4.55%) SCOrch
1 4 (4.55%) SCSM
1 4 (4.55%) SCVMM
2 3 (3.41%) Ansible
2 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.41%) Terraform
3 2 (2.27%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.36%) Google
3 5 (5.68%) Oracle
4 4 (4.55%) Adobe
4 4 (4.55%) Citrix
4 4 (4.55%) MobileIron
4 4 (4.55%) Twitter
4 4 (4.55%) VMware
4 4 (4.55%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.27%) Apple
5 2 (2.27%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.27%) Tableau
5 2 (2.27%) Vertica
6 1 (1.14%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.14%) HubSpot