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 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 Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 166 170 188
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 26 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 5
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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
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%

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 24 December 2014.

UX Designer Salary Histogram in Manchester

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) User Experience
2 50 (94.34%) HTML
3 47 (88.68%) CSS
4 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
5 24 (45.28%) Photoshop
6 20 (37.74%) E-Commerce
7 19 (35.85%) Fireworks
8 17 (32.08%) OmniGraffle
9 16 (30.19%) Web Design
9 16 (30.19%) Mobile App
10 15 (28.30%) HTML5
11 12 (22.64%) Axure RP
12 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (20.75%) Information Architecture
13 10 (18.87%) Automotive
13 10 (18.87%) Adobe Illustrator
14 7 (13.21%) jQuery
15 6 (11.32%) TDD
15 6 (11.32%) Marketing
15 6 (11.32%) Usability Testing
15 6 (11.32%) Product Management
15 6 (11.32%) Rapid Prototyping
15 6 (11.32%) BDD
16 5 (9.43%) Time Management
17 4 (7.55%) Adobe
17 4 (7.55%) Adobe After Effects
17 4 (7.55%) Graphic Design
17 4 (7.55%) UX Design
17 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
18 3 (5.66%) Java

UX 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 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 24 (45.28%) Photoshop
2 19 (35.85%) Fireworks
3 17 (32.08%) OmniGraffle
4 10 (18.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (7.55%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.89%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (18.87%) Automotive
2 6 (11.32%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (94.34%) HTML
2 47 (88.68%) CSS
3 15 (28.30%) HTML5
4 7 (13.21%) jQuery
5 3 (5.66%) HTML5 Canvas
5 3 (5.66%) WebGL
5 3 (5.66%) Flash
5 3 (5.66%) .NET
6 2 (3.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 53 (100.00%) User Experience
2 16 (30.19%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.55%) Graphic Design
4 3 (5.66%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Android
1 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) E-Commerce
2 16 (30.19%) Web Design
3 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.75%) Information Architecture
4 6 (11.32%) BDD
4 6 (11.32%) Product Management
4 6 (11.32%) Rapid Prototyping
4 6 (11.32%) TDD
4 6 (11.32%) Usability Testing
5 5 (9.43%) Time Management
6 4 (7.55%) UX Design
6 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.77%) B2B
9 1 (1.89%) Logistics
9 1 (1.89%) Analytics
9 1 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.89%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.66%) Java
3 2 (3.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Adobe
2 3 (5.66%) Google
3 2 (3.77%) Apple
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago