The table below looks at the statistics for the UI Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UI Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Interface Designer
Rank 178 176 184
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a UI Designer 14 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.027% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.028% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 9
Average salary £29,000 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.88% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +30.43%
UI Designer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3960 3525 4178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.49% 94.86% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3416 3074 3749
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UI Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UI Designer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UI Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

UI Designer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UI Designer across the Manchester region.

UI Designer Salary Trend in Manchester

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited UI 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 UI Designer in their job title.

1 20 (83.33%) HTML
1 20 (83.33%) CSS
2 15 (62.50%) User Experience
3 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (50.00%) Photoshop
4 12 (50.00%) Adobe
5 11 (45.83%) HTML5
5 11 (45.83%) CSS3
6 9 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 9 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (37.50%) Mobile App
7 8 (33.33%) .NET
7 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (25.00%) InDesign
8 6 (25.00%) Web Design
8 6 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
8 6 (25.00%) Web Development
8 6 (25.00%) Animation
8 6 (25.00%) Android
8 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
9 5 (20.83%) NHS
9 5 (20.83%) Internet
9 5 (20.83%) Project Management
9 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
9 5 (20.83%) Informatics
10 3 (12.50%) Degree

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited UI 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 UI Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (25.00%) InDesign
3 6 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) HTML
1 20 (83.33%) CSS
2 11 (45.83%) CSS3
2 11 (45.83%) HTML5
3 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 9 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 3 (12.50%) Sass
5 3 (12.50%) LESS
5 3 (12.50%) Ember.js
5 3 (12.50%) Zurb Foundation
6 2 (8.33%) HTML5 Canvas
6 2 (8.33%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (62.50%) User Experience
2 9 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 6 (25.00%) Animation
4 5 (20.83%) Informatics
4 5 (20.83%) NHS
5 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
1 6 (25.00%) Android
1 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (25.00%) Web Development
2 6 (25.00%) Web Design
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Adobe
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Twitter