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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 160 160 184
Rank change year-on-year
0 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 20 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 0.77% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.82% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 4
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
3411 3782 3907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.20% 94.53% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2827 3113 3383
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 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 29 July 2015.

UX Designer Salary Histogram in Manchester

UX 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 UX Designer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Salford - 4 £40,000 -
UX Designer
North West

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 47 (100.00%) User Experience
2 35 (74.47%) HTML
3 32 (68.09%) CSS
4 27 (57.45%) JavaScript
5 26 (55.32%) Photoshop
5 26 (55.32%) Axure RP
6 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (44.68%) Marketing
7 21 (44.68%) OmniGraffle
8 19 (40.43%) Rapid Prototyping
9 16 (34.04%) HTML5
9 16 (34.04%) Web Design
9 16 (34.04%) Adobe
10 15 (31.91%) Product Management
10 15 (31.91%) Usability Testing
10 15 (31.91%) Mobile First
11 12 (25.53%) Information Architecture
11 12 (25.53%) Smartphone
12 10 (21.28%) Mobile App
13 9 (19.15%) Degree
14 8 (17.02%) CSS3
15 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
15 6 (12.77%) Android
15 6 (12.77%) Taxonomies
15 6 (12.77%) Adobe Illustrator
16 5 (10.64%) Fireworks
16 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
16 5 (10.64%) MS Office
16 5 (10.64%) jQuery
17 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (55.32%) Photoshop
2 21 (44.68%) OmniGraffle
3 6 (12.77%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (10.64%) MS Office
4 5 (10.64%) Fireworks
5 4 (8.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
6 1 (2.13%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (55.32%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 21 (44.68%) Marketing
2 3 (6.38%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.13%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (74.47%) HTML
2 32 (68.09%) CSS
3 16 (34.04%) HTML5
4 8 (17.02%) CSS3
5 5 (10.64%) jQuery
6 1 (2.13%) Web Services
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.13%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 47 (100.00%) User Experience
2 12 (25.53%) Smartphone
3 10 (21.28%) Mobile App
4 6 (12.77%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Android
1 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) Rapid Prototyping
3 16 (34.04%) Web Design
4 15 (31.91%) Usability Testing
4 15 (31.91%) Product Management
4 15 (31.91%) Mobile First
5 12 (25.53%) Information Architecture
6 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.38%) User Stories
7 3 (6.38%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (6.38%) Kanban
7 3 (6.38%) UX Design
7 3 (6.38%) Data Management
7 3 (6.38%) Scrum
8 2 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.13%) Analytics
9 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.13%) Use Case
9 1 (2.13%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) Ruby
2 1 (2.13%) C#
2 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Adobe
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) iRise
4 1 (2.13%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago