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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 160 173 180
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 24 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.31% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 4
Average salary £37,500 £39,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% -17.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £28,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
3693 3868 3953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.62% 94.92% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3033 3236 3432
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 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,100
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 1 April 2015.

UX Designer Salary Histogram in Manchester

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 49 (100.00%) User Experience
2 42 (85.71%) HTML
3 38 (77.55%) CSS
4 35 (71.43%) JavaScript
5 30 (61.22%) OmniGraffle
6 24 (48.98%) Mobile App
7 22 (44.90%) HTML5
8 19 (38.78%) Fireworks
9 18 (36.73%) Information Architecture
10 17 (34.69%) Axure RP
11 16 (32.65%) Photoshop
12 12 (24.49%) Web Design
12 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (22.45%) Marketing
13 11 (22.45%) Usability Testing
13 11 (22.45%) Product Management
13 11 (22.45%) Rapid Prototyping
14 6 (12.24%) Adobe
15 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
15 5 (10.20%) Degree
16 4 (8.16%) Android
16 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
17 3 (6.12%) Games
17 3 (6.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 3 (6.12%) Mobile Application Development
17 3 (6.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 2 (4.08%) Java
18 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
18 2 (4.08%) Finance
18 2 (4.08%) Adobe Illustrator

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 30 (61.22%) OmniGraffle
2 19 (38.78%) Fireworks
3 16 (32.65%) Photoshop
4 3 (6.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
5 2 (4.08%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (2.04%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (22.45%) Marketing
2 3 (6.12%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (85.71%) HTML
2 38 (77.55%) CSS
3 22 (44.90%) HTML5
4 2 (4.08%) CSS3
4 2 (4.08%) jQuery
5 1 (2.04%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (2.04%) WebGL
5 1 (2.04%) .NET
5 1 (2.04%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) Flash
5 1 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.04%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 49 (100.00%) User Experience
2 24 (48.98%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (2.04%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Android
1 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Information Architecture
2 12 (24.49%) Web Design
2 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.45%) Usability Testing
3 11 (22.45%) Product Management
3 11 (22.45%) Rapid Prototyping
4 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.12%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (4.08%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (4.08%) Analytics
7 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.04%) UX Design
7 1 (2.04%) Web Usability
7 1 (2.04%) Logistics
7 1 (2.04%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 35 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.08%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Adobe
2 2 (4.08%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago