Period
to 19 January 2021

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 19 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 57 38 106
Rank change year-on-year -19 +68 +21
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 61 145 80
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.40% 5.63% 2.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.45% 15.17% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 58 130 70
Median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% -15.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £32,200 £26,925 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £62,625
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 422 956 1,446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.43% 37.13% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 357 835 937
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -8.16% +11.36%
10th Percentile £30,361 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Birmingham

User Experience
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing User Experience in Birmingham.

Salary trend for User Experience in Birmingham

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Experience in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
2 33 (54.10%) CSS
3 32 (52.46%) HTML
4 29 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (27.87%) InVision
6 16 (26.23%) Sketch
6 16 (26.23%) REST
7 15 (24.59%) .NET
7 15 (24.59%) Prototyping
7 15 (24.59%) Customer-Centricity
7 15 (24.59%) AngularJS
8 14 (22.95%) SDLC
8 14 (22.95%) Figma
8 14 (22.95%) Public Sector
8 14 (22.95%) Finance
9 13 (21.31%) Service Delivery
10 12 (19.67%) Project Management
10 12 (19.67%) Degree
10 12 (19.67%) Mentoring
10 12 (19.67%) Decision-Making
10 12 (19.67%) Service Design
11 11 (18.03%) Self-Motivation
11 11 (18.03%) Collaborative Working
11 11 (18.03%) Workshop Facilitation
12 10 (16.39%) SC Cleared
12 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
12 10 (16.39%) CSS3
12 10 (16.39%) Force.com
12 10 (16.39%) HTML5
12 10 (16.39%) Web Services

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 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (27.87%) InVision
2 16 (26.23%) Sketch
3 14 (22.95%) Figma
4 2 (3.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.28%) Zeplin
5 1 (1.64%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Force.com
2 9 (14.75%) Azure
3 7 (11.48%) AWS
4 6 (9.84%) GCP
4 6 (9.84%) SaaS
5 2 (3.28%) npm
5 2 (3.28%) PaaS
6 1 (1.64%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
1 6 (9.84%) MySQL
1 6 (9.84%) Redis
2 4 (6.56%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) Grunt
3 3 (4.92%) JIRA
4 2 (3.28%) Axure RP
4 2 (3.28%) gulp
4 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.28%) webpack
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
1 14 (22.95%) Public Sector
2 3 (4.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Advertising
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Developer
2 21 (34.43%) Designer
3 18 (29.51%) UX Designer
4 15 (24.59%) Lead Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Salesforce Developer
6 5 (8.20%) CRM Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (8.20%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Designer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior UX Designer
7 4 (6.56%) User Experience Researcher
8 3 (4.92%) Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Digital Designer
8 3 (4.92%) Digital Transformation
8 3 (4.92%) User Researcher
9 2 (3.28%) IT Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (54.10%) CSS
2 32 (52.46%) HTML
3 16 (26.23%) REST
4 15 (24.59%) .NET
4 15 (24.59%) AngularJS
5 10 (16.39%) CSS3
5 10 (16.39%) HTML5
5 10 (16.39%) Web Services
5 10 (16.39%) XML
6 9 (14.75%) Classic ASP
7 6 (9.84%) Kafka
8 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
8 4 (6.56%) JSON
8 4 (6.56%) RESTful
8 4 (6.56%) SOAP
9 3 (4.92%) .NET Core
9 3 (4.92%) React
9 3 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.28%) Redux
10 2 (3.28%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (6.56%) Graphic Design
3 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Android
1 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.28%) Mac OS
2 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.59%) Customer-Centricity
2 15 (24.59%) Prototyping
3 14 (22.95%) SDLC
4 13 (21.31%) Service Delivery
5 12 (19.67%) Decision-Making
5 12 (19.67%) Mentoring
5 12 (19.67%) Project Management
5 12 (19.67%) Service Design
6 11 (18.03%) Collaborative Working
6 11 (18.03%) Workshop Facilitation
7 9 (14.75%) Web Design
8 8 (13.11%) Change Management
8 8 (13.11%) OO
8 8 (13.11%) Technical Leadership
8 8 (13.11%) Wireframes
9 6 (9.84%) CRM
9 6 (9.84%) DevSecOps
9 6 (9.84%) OOD
9 6 (9.84%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.48%) PHP
3 4 (6.56%) SQL
4 2 (3.28%) ES6
4 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.64%) C#
5 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
2 10 (16.39%) SC Cleared
2 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (6.56%) Google
2 4 (6.56%) Intel
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.28%) Adobe
4 2 (3.28%) BT
5 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow