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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience Designer
England / North West
Rank 228 192 223
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 19 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.73% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.77% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 37
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%

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
5721 5224 6491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.54% 95.96% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4827 4392 5544
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 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -30 16 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cheshire +2 2 - - 2
Lancashire -15 1 £35,000 +16.66%
UX Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 43 (100.00%) User Experience
2 38 (88.37%) Wireframes
3 33 (76.74%) HTML
4 32 (74.42%) Prototyping
5 28 (65.12%) CSS
6 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
7 15 (34.88%) Photoshop
8 14 (32.56%) User Stories
8 14 (32.56%) Information Architecture
9 13 (30.23%) Analytics
9 13 (30.23%) Axure RP
9 13 (30.23%) Flash
9 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (30.23%) Web Analytics
9 13 (30.23%) QA
9 13 (30.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (30.23%) Feasibility Study
10 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
10 12 (27.91%) Adobe
11 10 (23.26%) Adobe Illustrator
12 9 (20.93%) Usability Testing
12 9 (20.93%) Video on Demand
12 9 (20.93%) Fintech
13 8 (18.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 7 (16.28%) HTML5
14 7 (16.28%) Marketing
14 7 (16.28%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
15 6 (13.95%) jQuery
15 6 (13.95%) Web Design
15 6 (13.95%) Fireworks

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 5 (11.63%) CMS
2 4 (9.30%) Marvel
3 2 (4.65%) WordPress
4 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Photoshop
2 10 (23.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (18.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (13.95%) Fireworks
5 4 (9.30%) InDesign
6 3 (6.98%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (2.33%) Flinto
7 1 (2.33%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.65%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 7 (16.28%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (76.74%) HTML
2 28 (65.12%) CSS
3 13 (30.23%) Flash
4 7 (16.28%) HTML5
5 6 (13.95%) jQuery
6 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.33%) CSS3
7 1 (2.33%) Framer.js
7 1 (2.33%) Sass
7 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 43 (100.00%) User Experience
2 9 (20.93%) Fintech
2 9 (20.93%) Video on Demand
3 5 (11.63%) Digital Media
4 4 (9.30%) iPad
4 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
5 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.33%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.33%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.65%) Android
3 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (88.37%) Wireframes
2 32 (74.42%) Prototyping
3 14 (32.56%) Information Architecture
3 14 (32.56%) User Stories
4 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (30.23%) Analytics
4 13 (30.23%) Feasibility Study
4 13 (30.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (30.23%) Web Analytics
5 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
6 9 (20.93%) Usability Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
8 6 (13.95%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (13.95%) Web Design
9 5 (11.63%) Front End Development
9 5 (11.63%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 4 (9.30%) Rapid Prototyping
11 3 (6.98%) Mobile First
11 3 (6.98%) Product Management
12 2 (4.65%) Multivariate Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Adobe
2 1 (2.33%) Cognizant
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Posted: 6 days ago
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