The table below looks at the statistics for UX Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 249 231 253
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +22
Permanent jobs citing UX Design 3 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.041% 0.12% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.15% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Average salary £41,250 £38,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -5.00%
UX Design
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6063 5433 6355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.93% 81.00% 80.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5217 4517 5597
Average salary £40,000 £38,625 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UX Design across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UX Design Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

UX Design
Salary Trend in the North West

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

UX Design Salary Trend in the North West

UX Design
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UX Design across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

UX Design Salary Histogram in the North West

UX Design
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Design within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Manchester -20 2 £41,250 -7.30%
Cheshire +1 1 - -
UX Design
England

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing UX Design also 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 that cited UX Design.

1 13 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
5 4 (30.77%) Photoshop
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (30.77%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) PHP
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (23.08%) Flash
6 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) Adobe
6 3 (23.08%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (23.08%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (23.08%) Content Management
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) Umbraco
6 3 (23.08%) EPiServer
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Xcelsius

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing UX Design also 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 that cited UX Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Photoshop
2 3 (23.08%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (23.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.69%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) Xcelsius
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Games
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Designer
2 5 (38.46%) UX Designer
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Report Developer
5 2 (15.38%) UI Designer
6 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Head of User Experience
6 1 (7.69%) UI Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) WebGL
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5 Canvas
5 3 (23.08%) Flash
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
3 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 3 (23.08%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (23.08%) Content Management
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) CMMI
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) PHP
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe
1 3 (23.08%) EPiServer
2 1 (7.69%) Google