The table below looks at the statistics for the User Experience 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 User Experience Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 156 160 183
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Designer 29 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.48% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.51% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 2
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £29,600 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +2.01%
User Experience 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
3853 3554 3726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.23% 94.17% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3216 3090 3277
Average salary £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

User Experience Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

User Experience Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

User Experience Designer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

User Experience Designer Salary Trend in Manchester

User Experience Designer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Experience Designer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

User Experience Designer Salary Histogram in Manchester

User Experience Designer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Designer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Stockport - 9 £32,500 -
Oldham - 2 £53,750 -
User Experience Designer
North West

User Experience Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited User Experience 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 User Experience Designer in their job title.

1 64 (100.00%) User Experience
2 60 (93.75%) HTML
3 55 (85.94%) CSS
4 33 (51.56%) Photoshop
5 32 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 27 (42.19%) JavaScript
7 23 (35.94%) Web Design
8 17 (26.56%) Automotive
8 17 (26.56%) Axure RP
9 15 (23.44%) Adobe Illustrator
9 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (17.19%) jQuery
11 10 (15.63%) BDD
11 10 (15.63%) TDD
11 10 (15.63%) Fireworks
12 8 (12.50%) HTML5
13 7 (10.94%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (10.94%) OmniGraffle
13 7 (10.94%) Usability Testing
13 7 (10.94%) Graphic Design
13 7 (10.94%) Rapid Prototyping
14 6 (9.38%) Time Management
14 6 (9.38%) User Experience Design
14 6 (9.38%) Product Management
14 6 (9.38%) Visualisation
14 6 (9.38%) Marketing
14 6 (9.38%) .NET
14 6 (9.38%) Adobe After Effects
15 5 (7.81%) 3D Graphics
15 5 (7.81%) Flash

User Experience Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited User Experience 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 User Experience Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 33 (51.56%) Photoshop
2 15 (23.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (15.63%) Fireworks
4 7 (10.94%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (9.38%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.56%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Axure RP
General
1 17 (26.56%) Automotive
2 6 (9.38%) Marketing
3 3 (4.69%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (93.75%) HTML
2 55 (85.94%) CSS
3 11 (17.19%) jQuery
4 8 (12.50%) HTML5
5 6 (9.38%) .NET
6 5 (7.81%) Flash
6 5 (7.81%) HTML5 Canvas
6 5 (7.81%) WebGL
7 2 (3.13%) CSS3
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 64 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (10.94%) Graphic Design
3 6 (9.38%) Visualisation
4 5 (7.81%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.56%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Apple iOS
1 5 (7.81%) Android
2 3 (4.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 23 (35.94%) Web Design
3 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.63%) BDD
4 10 (15.63%) TDD
5 7 (10.94%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (10.94%) Usability Testing
5 7 (10.94%) Rapid Prototyping
6 6 (9.38%) Time Management
6 6 (9.38%) User Experience Design
6 6 (9.38%) Product Management
7 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.69%) B2B
9 1 (1.56%) MVVM
9 1 (1.56%) MVC
9 1 (1.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.81%) Java
3 4 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (6.25%) Google
1 4 (6.25%) Apple
2 2 (3.13%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £3000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago