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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 147 169 187
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a User Experience Designer 38 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.94% 0.27% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.29% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 2
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £29,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
3850 3820 3695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.76% 94.65% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3171 3330 3243
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 - 1
Oldham - 2 £53,750 -
User Experience Designer
North West

User Experience Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 57 (93.44%) HTML
2 52 (85.25%) CSS
3 28 (45.90%) Photoshop
3 28 (45.90%) E-Commerce
4 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
5 22 (36.07%) Web Design
6 17 (27.87%) Axure RP
7 14 (22.95%) Automotive
8 13 (21.31%) jQuery
9 12 (19.67%) Adobe Illustrator
10 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (16.39%) TDD
10 10 (16.39%) BDD
11 9 (14.75%) Fireworks
12 8 (13.11%) HTML5
13 7 (11.48%) Rapid Prototyping
13 7 (11.48%) Usability Testing
13 7 (11.48%) Graphic Design
13 7 (11.48%) OmniGraffle
13 7 (11.48%) Responsive Web Design
14 6 (9.84%) Adobe After Effects
14 6 (9.84%) Marketing
14 6 (9.84%) Product Management
14 6 (9.84%) Visualisation
14 6 (9.84%) .NET
15 5 (8.20%) 3D Graphics
15 5 (8.20%) Flash
15 5 (8.20%) Java
15 5 (8.20%) Degree
15 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration

User Experience Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 28 (45.90%) Photoshop
2 12 (19.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (14.75%) Fireworks
4 7 (11.48%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (9.84%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.64%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (22.95%) Automotive
2 6 (9.84%) Marketing
3 3 (4.92%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (93.44%) HTML
2 52 (85.25%) CSS
3 13 (21.31%) jQuery
4 8 (13.11%) HTML5
5 6 (9.84%) .NET
6 5 (8.20%) Flash
6 5 (8.20%) WebGL
6 5 (8.20%) HTML5 Canvas
7 2 (3.28%) CSS3
8 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Graphic Design
2 6 (9.84%) Visualisation
3 5 (8.20%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Android
1 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) E-Commerce
2 22 (36.07%) Web Design
3 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.39%) TDD
3 10 (16.39%) BDD
4 7 (11.48%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (11.48%) Rapid Prototyping
4 7 (11.48%) Usability Testing
5 6 (9.84%) Product Management
6 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.20%) Time Management
6 5 (8.20%) User Experience Design
7 3 (4.92%) B2B
8 2 (3.28%) Pair Programming
9 1 (1.64%) MVC
9 1 (1.64%) Scrum
9 1 (1.64%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.20%) Java
3 4 (6.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) Apple
1 4 (6.56%) Google
2 2 (3.28%) Adobe
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