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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 173 155 168
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 19 38 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.94% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.98% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 34 11
Average salary £40,000 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.13% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
3685 3859 3649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.79% 95.03% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3093 3186 3184
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 41 (100.00%) User Experience
2 26 (63.41%) HTML
3 25 (60.98%) CSS
3 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (53.66%) Photoshop
5 20 (48.78%) JavaScript
5 20 (48.78%) Axure RP
6 19 (46.34%) Marketing
7 18 (43.90%) Rapid Prototyping
8 16 (39.02%) OmniGraffle
9 14 (34.15%) Usability Testing
10 13 (31.71%) Adobe
10 13 (31.71%) Web Design
10 13 (31.71%) Product Management
10 13 (31.71%) Mobile First
11 12 (29.27%) HTML5
11 12 (29.27%) Smartphone
12 10 (24.39%) Information Architecture
13 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (19.51%) Apple iOS
13 8 (19.51%) CSS3
13 8 (19.51%) Android
14 7 (17.07%) Kanban
14 7 (17.07%) Degree
14 7 (17.07%) Windows
14 7 (17.07%) Scrum
15 6 (14.63%) Adobe Illustrator
15 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
16 5 (12.20%) jQuery
16 5 (12.20%) Taxonomies

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (9.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Photoshop
2 16 (39.02%) OmniGraffle
3 6 (14.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (12.20%) MS Office
5 3 (7.32%) Fireworks
6 1 (2.44%) InDesign
6 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 19 (46.34%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Automotive
2 1 (2.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) HTML
2 25 (60.98%) CSS
3 12 (29.27%) HTML5
4 8 (19.51%) CSS3
5 5 (12.20%) jQuery
6 1 (2.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 41 (100.00%) User Experience
2 12 (29.27%) Smartphone
3 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
4 5 (12.20%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.44%) Psychology
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Android
1 8 (19.51%) Apple iOS
2 7 (17.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Rapid Prototyping
3 14 (34.15%) Usability Testing
4 13 (31.71%) Web Design
4 13 (31.71%) Product Management
4 13 (31.71%) Mobile First
5 10 (24.39%) Information Architecture
6 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (17.07%) Kanban
7 7 (17.07%) Scrum
8 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.32%) UX Design
9 3 (7.32%) Data Management
9 3 (7.32%) User Stories
10 1 (2.44%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (2.44%) Online Marketing
10 1 (2.44%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.44%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Adobe
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) iRise
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
D4 Digital
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago