The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience Designer
England / North West
Rank 217 195 227
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 18 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.63% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.65% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 33
Median salary £38,250 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £38,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5810 5396 6766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.69% 96.62% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 4535 5605
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,001 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured UX Designer in the job title.

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

UX Designer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

UX Designer Salary Trend in the North West

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UX Designer across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

UX Designer Salary Histogram in the North West

UX Designer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -38 13 £39,000 +20.00% 2
Cheshire +11 3 - -
Lancashire -13 1 £35,000 +16.66% 2
UX Designer
England

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, UX Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) User Experience
2 37 (92.50%) Wireframes
3 35 (87.50%) HTML
4 28 (70.00%) CSS
4 28 (70.00%) Prototyping
5 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (42.50%) User Stories
7 16 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 15 (37.50%) Analytics
8 15 (37.50%) Information Architecture
9 13 (32.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (32.50%) Adobe
9 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (32.50%) Flash
9 13 (32.50%) Web Analytics
9 13 (32.50%) QA
9 13 (32.50%) Feasibility Study
10 11 (27.50%) HTML5
10 11 (27.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 9 (22.50%) Video on Demand
11 9 (22.50%) jQuery
11 9 (22.50%) Photoshop
11 9 (22.50%) Fintech
12 8 (20.00%) Fireworks
12 8 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
12 8 (20.00%) Axure RP
12 8 (20.00%) Digital Media
12 8 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (17.50%) CMS
14 6 (15.00%) InDesign

UX Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.50%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) WordPress
3 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (22.50%) Photoshop
3 8 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (20.00%) Fireworks
4 6 (15.00%) InDesign
5 2 (5.00%) InVision
5 2 (5.00%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) HTML
2 28 (70.00%) CSS
3 13 (32.50%) Flash
4 11 (27.50%) HTML5
5 9 (22.50%) jQuery
6 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.50%) CSS3
8 1 (2.50%) Sass
8 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 40 (100.00%) User Experience
2 9 (22.50%) Fintech
2 9 (22.50%) Video on Demand
3 8 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 3 (7.50%) iPad
6 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (92.50%) Wireframes
2 28 (70.00%) Prototyping
3 17 (42.50%) User Stories
4 16 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 15 (37.50%) Analytics
5 15 (37.50%) Information Architecture
6 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (32.50%) Feasibility Study
6 13 (32.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (32.50%) Web Analytics
7 8 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (15.00%) Front End Development
9 5 (12.50%) Usability Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Web Design
11 2 (5.00%) Kanban
11 2 (5.00%) Multivariate Testing
11 2 (5.00%) Scrum
11 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (5.00%) Typography
12 1 (2.50%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Adobe
2 1 (2.50%) Facebook
2 1 (2.50%) Google
2 1 (2.50%) Twitter
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Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Plus benefits
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Salary: £0 - 40k per year
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