The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role 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 Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 217 224 239
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 37 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.34% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.36% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 5
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UX Designer
England

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
7064 6376 7025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.29% 94.40% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5965 5459 6034
Average salary £38,230 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 21 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
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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 -16 24 £33,000 +1.53% 1
Merseyside +23 8 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Cheshire -14 4 £32,500 -7.14%
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 89 (100.00%) User Experience
2 80 (89.89%) HTML
3 75 (84.27%) CSS
4 46 (51.69%) Photoshop
5 44 (49.44%) JavaScript
6 30 (33.71%) E-Commerce
7 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (28.09%) Adobe Illustrator
9 24 (26.97%) Adobe
10 20 (22.47%) Fireworks
11 18 (20.22%) Web Design
12 17 (19.10%) Axure RP
13 15 (16.85%) jQuery
13 15 (16.85%) Automotive
14 14 (15.73%) HTML5
15 13 (14.61%) OmniGraffle
15 13 (14.61%) Progressive Enhancement
16 10 (11.24%) TDD
16 10 (11.24%) BDD
17 8 (8.99%) .NET
17 8 (8.99%) Graphic Design
18 7 (7.87%) Information Architecture
18 7 (7.87%) UX Design
18 7 (7.87%) Dreamweaver
18 7 (7.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 6 (6.74%) Mobile App
19 6 (6.74%) Responsive Web Design
19 6 (6.74%) Time Management
19 6 (6.74%) Visualisation
19 6 (6.74%) Adobe After Effects

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 46 (51.69%) Photoshop
2 25 (28.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (22.47%) Fireworks
4 13 (14.61%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (7.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (6.74%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (1.12%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) WebTrends
Development Applications
1 17 (19.10%) Axure RP
2 7 (7.87%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 15 (16.85%) Automotive
2 4 (4.49%) Marketing
3 3 (3.37%) Online Betting
3 3 (3.37%) Games
4 1 (1.12%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Legal
4 1 (1.12%) Finance
4 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (89.89%) HTML
2 75 (84.27%) CSS
3 15 (16.85%) jQuery
4 14 (15.73%) HTML5
5 8 (8.99%) .NET
6 5 (5.62%) Flash
6 5 (5.62%) HTML5 Canvas
6 5 (5.62%) WebGL
7 3 (3.37%) CSS3
8 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 89 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (8.99%) Graphic Design
3 6 (6.74%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.74%) Visualisation
4 5 (5.62%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (4.49%) W3C
6 1 (1.12%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Open Source
6 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.62%) Android
1 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.49%) Windows
3 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.71%) E-Commerce
2 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.22%) Web Design
4 13 (14.61%) Progressive Enhancement
5 10 (11.24%) TDD
5 10 (11.24%) BDD
6 7 (7.87%) Information Architecture
6 7 (7.87%) UX Design
7 6 (6.74%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (6.74%) Time Management
8 5 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.49%) User Stories
9 4 (4.49%) Line Management
9 4 (4.49%) Usability Testing
9 4 (4.49%) Validation
10 3 (3.37%) Product Management
10 3 (3.37%) Rapid Prototyping
10 3 (3.37%) B2B
11 1 (1.12%) Content Management
11 1 (1.12%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 44 (49.44%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.62%) Java
3 3 (3.37%) PHP
4 1 (1.12%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (26.97%) Adobe
2 2 (2.25%) Apple
2 2 (2.25%) Google
3 1 (1.12%) EPiServer
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