Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a UX Designer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

User Experience Designer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 185 188
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 2 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.055% 0.53% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.54% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 2
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -46.43% -
West Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -26.67% - -11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,507 4,227 3,670
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.06% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,658 3,172 3,078
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured UX Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in Birmingham

UX Designer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for UX Designer in Birmingham

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Birmingham region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (50.00%) UX Design

UX Designer Skill Set
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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) UX Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree