The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 149 177 178
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Designer 32 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.79% 0.15% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.15% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 3
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £36,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3808 3880 3656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.47% 94.98% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3143 3359 3224
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
User Experience Designer
North West

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 12 £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 31 July 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 46 (86.79%) HTML
2 41 (77.36%) CSS
3 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
4 20 (37.74%) Photoshop
4 20 (37.74%) E-Commerce
4 20 (37.74%) Web Design
5 18 (33.96%) Axure RP
6 13 (24.53%) jQuery
7 10 (18.87%) BDD
7 10 (18.87%) TDD
8 9 (16.98%) Automotive
9 8 (15.09%) Visualisation
9 8 (15.09%) HTML5
9 8 (15.09%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (13.21%) Rapid Prototyping
10 7 (13.21%) Graphic Design
10 7 (13.21%) Usability Testing
10 7 (13.21%) OmniGraffle
11 6 (11.32%) Product Management
11 6 (11.32%) Marketing
11 6 (11.32%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (11.32%) .NET
12 5 (9.43%) Flash
12 5 (9.43%) Java
12 5 (9.43%) Adobe After Effects
12 5 (9.43%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (9.43%) Fireworks
12 5 (9.43%) WebGL
12 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS

User Experience Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (37.74%) Photoshop
2 8 (15.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (13.21%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (9.43%) Adobe After Effects
4 5 (9.43%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (16.98%) Automotive
2 6 (11.32%) Marketing
3 3 (5.66%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (86.79%) HTML
2 41 (77.36%) CSS
3 13 (24.53%) jQuery
4 8 (15.09%) HTML5
5 6 (11.32%) .NET
6 5 (9.43%) Flash
6 5 (9.43%) WebGL
6 5 (9.43%) HTML5 Canvas
7 2 (3.77%) CSS3
8 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Visualisation
2 7 (13.21%) Graphic Design
3 5 (9.43%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
1 5 (9.43%) Android
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) E-Commerce
1 20 (37.74%) Web Design
2 10 (18.87%) BDD
2 10 (18.87%) TDD
3 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.21%) Rapid Prototyping
4 7 (13.21%) Usability Testing
5 6 (11.32%) Product Management
5 6 (11.32%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (9.43%) User Experience Design
6 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.66%) B2B
8 2 (3.77%) Time Management
8 2 (3.77%) Information Architecture
8 2 (3.77%) Pair Programming
9 1 (1.89%) Scrum
9 1 (1.89%) MVC
9 1 (1.89%) SEO
9 1 (1.89%) MVVM
9 1 (1.89%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.43%) Java
3 3 (5.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Apple
1 3 (5.66%) Google
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe
2 1 (1.89%) ClickTale
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