The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 59 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 1 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.20% 1.55% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 1.62% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
478 618 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.79% 95.52% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 352 523 455
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UX Designer in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

UX Designer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UX Designer across the Merseyside region.

UX Designer Salary Trend in Merseyside

UX Designer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 6 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
Liverpool +7 1 £40,000 +33.33%
UX Designer
North West

UX Designer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) Fireworks
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) UX Design

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe