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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 158 164 178
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 27 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.75% 0.50% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.53% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 5
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £29,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,500 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
3462 3772 3961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.69% 95.04% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2824 3138 3420
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 2015.

UX Designer Salary Histogram in Manchester

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 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 51 (100.00%) User Experience
2 44 (86.27%) HTML
3 40 (78.43%) CSS
4 36 (70.59%) JavaScript
5 32 (62.75%) OmniGraffle
6 22 (43.14%) Axure RP
7 21 (41.18%) Mobile App
7 21 (41.18%) Photoshop
8 20 (39.22%) HTML5
9 18 (35.29%) Rapid Prototyping
10 17 (33.33%) Web Design
10 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (31.37%) Product Management
11 16 (31.37%) Marketing
11 16 (31.37%) Usability Testing
12 15 (29.41%) Information Architecture
13 14 (27.45%) Fireworks
14 8 (15.69%) Adobe
15 5 (9.80%) Degree
16 3 (5.88%) Android
16 3 (5.88%) UX Design
16 3 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
16 3 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
16 3 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
16 3 (5.88%) Games
17 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
17 2 (3.92%) Java
17 2 (3.92%) Smartphone

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 32 (62.75%) OmniGraffle
2 21 (41.18%) Photoshop
3 14 (27.45%) Fireworks
4 3 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.96%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (43.14%) Axure RP
2 3 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 16 (31.37%) Marketing
2 3 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Automotive
3 1 (1.96%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (86.27%) HTML
2 40 (78.43%) CSS
3 20 (39.22%) HTML5
4 2 (3.92%) CSS3
5 1 (1.96%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (1.96%) WebGL
5 1 (1.96%) .NET
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) Flash
5 1 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.96%) Grails
5 1 (1.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 51 (100.00%) User Experience
2 21 (41.18%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.92%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.96%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Android
1 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Rapid Prototyping
2 17 (33.33%) Web Design
2 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (31.37%) Usability Testing
3 16 (31.37%) Product Management
4 15 (29.41%) Information Architecture
5 3 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.88%) UX Design
6 2 (3.92%) Data Management
6 2 (3.92%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (3.92%) Analytics
6 2 (3.92%) User Stories
7 1 (1.96%) Use Case
7 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.92%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) C#
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Adobe
2 2 (3.92%) Google
2 2 (3.92%) iRise
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