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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 152 168 173
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 24 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.73% 0.79% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.81% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 2
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £38,500 £31,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
3159 3805 3570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.52% 96.50% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2614 3247 3093
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

UX Designer Salary Histogram in Manchester

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (46.81%) HTML
2 22 (46.81%) CSS
3 16 (34.04%) Adobe
4 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
5 13 (27.66%) Photoshop
5 13 (27.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 13 (27.66%) Axure RP
6 11 (23.40%) Rapid Prototyping
7 10 (21.28%) Web Design
7 10 (21.28%) Degree
8 9 (19.15%) Usability Testing
9 8 (17.02%) Information Architecture
9 8 (17.02%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (14.89%) Mobile App
10 7 (14.89%) Marketing
11 6 (12.77%) Kanban
11 6 (12.77%) Scrum
11 6 (12.77%) Mobile First
12 5 (10.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (10.64%) Product Management
12 5 (10.64%) OmniGraffle
12 5 (10.64%) Adobe Illustrator
13 4 (8.51%) Windows
13 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
13 4 (8.51%) Android
13 4 (8.51%) jQuery
13 4 (8.51%) Psychology
13 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (2.13%) Confluence
1 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Photoshop
2 5 (10.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (10.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (10.64%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Internet
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 7 (14.89%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) CSS
1 22 (46.81%) HTML
2 4 (8.51%) HTML5
2 4 (8.51%) jQuery
3 2 (4.26%) CSS3
4 1 (2.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 47 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (14.89%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.51%) Psychology
4 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.26%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Android
1 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 11 (23.40%) Rapid Prototyping
4 10 (21.28%) Web Design
5 9 (19.15%) Usability Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Information Architecture
6 8 (17.02%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (12.77%) Kanban
7 6 (12.77%) Mobile First
7 6 (12.77%) Scrum
8 5 (10.64%) Product Management
9 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.38%) Analytics
11 2 (4.26%) UX Design
11 2 (4.26%) Web Analytics
12 1 (2.13%) Content Management
12 1 (2.13%) Progressive Enhancement
12 1 (2.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Adobe
2 3 (6.38%) Google
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