The table below looks at the statistics for the UX 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 UX Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 148 166 178
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 24 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.73% 0.60% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.64% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 6
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -1.40%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
UX 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
3129 3620 3931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.28% 94.86% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2554 2983 3414
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

UX Designer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

UX Designer Salary Trend in Manchester

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UX Designer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

UX Designer Salary Histogram in Manchester

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited UX 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 UX Designer in their job title.

1 50 (100.00%) User Experience
2 42 (84.00%) HTML
3 38 (76.00%) CSS
4 35 (70.00%) JavaScript
5 31 (62.00%) OmniGraffle
6 25 (50.00%) Axure RP
7 23 (46.00%) Photoshop
8 20 (40.00%) Rapid Prototyping
9 19 (38.00%) Mobile App
9 19 (38.00%) Web Design
9 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (36.00%) Marketing
10 18 (36.00%) Usability Testing
10 18 (36.00%) Product Management
11 17 (34.00%) HTML5
12 13 (26.00%) Information Architecture
13 11 (22.00%) Fireworks
14 8 (16.00%) Adobe
15 5 (10.00%) Degree
16 3 (6.00%) Games
16 3 (6.00%) Android
16 3 (6.00%) UX Design
16 3 (6.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 3 (6.00%) Mobile Application Development
16 3 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
16 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
16 3 (6.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 2 (4.00%) User Stories
17 2 (4.00%) Google Analytics
17 2 (4.00%) CSS3

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited UX 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 UX Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 31 (62.00%) OmniGraffle
2 23 (46.00%) Photoshop
3 11 (22.00%) Fireworks
4 3 (6.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (2.00%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 18 (36.00%) Marketing
2 3 (6.00%) Games
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Interactive Media
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (84.00%) HTML
2 38 (76.00%) CSS
3 17 (34.00%) HTML5
4 2 (4.00%) CSS3
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.00%) Grails
5 1 (2.00%) .NET
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) Flash
5 1 (2.00%) jQuery
5 1 (2.00%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (2.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (100.00%) User Experience
2 19 (38.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.00%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Android
1 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 19 (38.00%) Web Design
2 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (36.00%) Usability Testing
3 18 (36.00%) Product Management
4 13 (26.00%) Information Architecture
5 3 (6.00%) UX Design
5 3 (6.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (4.00%) User Stories
6 2 (4.00%) Analytics
6 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.00%) Data Management
7 1 (2.00%) Use Case
7 1 (2.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) Ruby
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Adobe
2 2 (4.00%) iRise
2 2 (4.00%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable with excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago