Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 75 79
Rank change year-on-year +27 +4 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 412 338 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.67% 4.34% 3.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.81% 10.40% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 337 288 233
Manchester median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £64,250 £85,000
North West median annual salary £43,577 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +12.50% +5.26%

User Experience is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,781 3,250 3,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.27% 41.73% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2,286 2,695 2,698
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £44,471 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +7.16% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Manchester

User Experience
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Experience in Manchester.

Salary trend for User Experience in Manchester

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Manchester

User Experience
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +17 17 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Cheadle +1 8 £33,750 -20.59% 1
Salford -8 6 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Bury +2 5 £50,000 - 1
Bolton - 2 £43,500 - 1
Wigan - 1 £45,000 -
User Experience
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing User Experience also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 209 (50.73%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (50.00%) HTML
3 196 (47.57%) CSS
4 183 (44.42%) JavaScript
5 88 (21.36%) Java
6 83 (20.15%) AngularJS
7 74 (17.96%) C#
8 73 (17.72%) HTML5
9 72 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
10 70 (16.99%) .NET
11 67 (16.26%) Web Development
11 67 (16.26%) Finance
11 67 (16.26%) React
11 67 (16.26%) Front End Development
12 65 (15.78%) E-Commerce
13 62 (15.05%) Mobile App
13 62 (15.05%) Problem-Solving
14 60 (14.56%) jQuery
14 60 (14.56%) Marketing
15 58 (14.08%) DevOps
16 57 (13.83%) Degree
16 57 (13.83%) CSS3
17 49 (11.89%) BDD
17 49 (11.89%) RESTful
17 49 (11.89%) TDD
18 48 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
19 46 (11.17%) Wireframes
19 46 (11.17%) MVC
19 46 (11.17%) JSON
20 45 (10.92%) Scrum

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 25 (6.07%) CMS
2 12 (2.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 12 (2.91%) IIS
2 12 (2.91%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (2.67%) Alfresco
4 5 (1.21%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (1.21%) Confluence
4 5 (1.21%) Marvel
4 5 (1.21%) WordPress
5 4 (0.97%) Drupal
5 4 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (0.97%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.73%) Apache
6 3 (0.73%) nginx
6 3 (0.73%) Sitefinity
7 2 (0.49%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.24%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (5.83%) Photoshop
2 22 (5.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (2.67%) InVision
4 10 (2.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (0.73%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.73%) InDesign
8 1 (0.24%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.24%) Flinto
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.67%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (0.97%) Magento
2 4 (0.97%) Siebel CRM
2 4 (0.97%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (5.83%) SaaS
4 17 (4.13%) npm
5 10 (2.43%) Google Analytics
6 8 (1.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 5 (1.21%) BlazeMeter
7 5 (1.21%) PaaS
8 3 (0.73%) BrowserStack
8 3 (0.73%) GitHub
8 3 (0.73%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.49%) AdWords
9 2 (0.49%) Firebase
9 2 (0.49%) Google Play
9 2 (0.49%) Office 365
10 1 (0.24%) Force.com
10 1 (0.24%) iTunes
10 1 (0.24%) Slack
10 1 (0.24%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.37%) HTTP
2 13 (3.16%) SSL
3 12 (2.91%) Bluetooth
3 12 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (1.94%) Internet
5 5 (1.21%) VoIP
6 4 (0.97%) ATM
7 3 (0.73%) SMS
8 2 (0.49%) SAN
8 2 (0.49%) Skype
9 1 (0.24%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.22%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.37%) MongoDB
3 15 (3.64%) NoSQL
4 14 (3.40%) MySQL
5 11 (2.67%) Big Data
6 7 (1.70%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.49%) Mixpanel
7 2 (0.49%) MS Access
7 2 (0.49%) Power BI
7 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.24%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.24%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.24%) QlikView
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 37 (8.98%) Git (software)
2 28 (6.80%) Visual Studio
3 24 (5.83%) gulp
4 19 (4.61%) Grunt
5 17 (4.13%) webpack
6 16 (3.88%) JIRA
7 15 (3.64%) Jasmine
8 14 (3.40%) Selenium
8 14 (3.40%) Subversion
9 12 (2.91%) Cucumber
9 12 (2.91%) SpecFlow
10 11 (2.67%) Axure RP
10 11 (2.67%) Karma Test Runner
10 11 (2.67%) SoapUI
11 10 (2.43%) Gradle
12 9 (2.18%) Babel
13 8 (1.94%) Mocha
13 8 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (1.46%) Hudson
14 6 (1.46%) WebDriver
General
1 67 (16.26%) Finance
2 60 (14.56%) Marketing
3 28 (6.80%) Banking
4 22 (5.34%) Retail
5 15 (3.64%) Law
6 13 (3.16%) Electronics
6 13 (3.16%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.67%) Games
7 11 (2.67%) Investment Banking
8 9 (2.18%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.94%) Advertising
10 6 (1.46%) Automotive
11 5 (1.21%) Military
12 4 (0.97%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.73%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.73%) Publishing
14 2 (0.49%) German Language
15 1 (0.24%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 236 (57.28%) Developer
2 59 (14.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 45 (10.92%) Web Developer
4 44 (10.68%) Designer
5 38 (9.22%) UX Designer
6 35 (8.50%) Senior Developer
7 33 (8.01%) .NET Developer
7 33 (8.01%) Analyst
8 32 (7.77%) JavaScript Developer
9 29 (7.04%) C# Developer
10 25 (6.07%) Android Developer
10 25 (6.07%) Graduate
10 25 (6.07%) Graduate Developer
11 22 (5.34%) C# .NET Developer
12 19 (4.61%) UX Developer
13 17 (4.13%) Java Developer
13 17 (4.13%) Junior
13 17 (4.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 17 (4.13%) UI Designer
14 16 (3.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (50.00%) HTML
2 196 (47.57%) CSS
3 83 (20.15%) AngularJS
4 73 (17.72%) HTML5
5 70 (16.99%) .NET
6 67 (16.26%) React
7 60 (14.56%) jQuery
8 57 (13.83%) CSS3
9 49 (11.89%) RESTful
10 46 (11.17%) JSON
11 41 (9.95%) Sass
12 37 (8.98%) ASP.NET
12 37 (8.98%) Node.js
13 35 (8.50%) Vue.js
14 34 (8.25%) Web Services
15 31 (7.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 31 (7.52%) XML
16 27 (6.55%) Ajax
16 27 (6.55%) LESS
17 23 (5.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.05%) Mobile App
2 48 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (10.44%) Computer Science
4 21 (5.10%) Online Banking
5 17 (4.13%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.91%) Fintech
7 11 (2.67%) Virtual Team
8 10 (2.43%) Graphic Design
9 9 (2.18%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.70%) Animation
10 7 (1.70%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.46%) Internet of Things
12 5 (1.21%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.21%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.21%) Derivative
12 5 (1.21%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 4 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
14 3 (0.73%) NHS
14 3 (0.73%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.68%) Android
2 33 (8.01%) Apple iOS
3 19 (4.61%) Windows
4 16 (3.88%) Linux
5 5 (1.21%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.73%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.73%) Unix
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (50.73%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
3 67 (16.26%) Front End Development
3 67 (16.26%) Web Development
4 65 (15.78%) E-Commerce
5 62 (15.05%) Problem-Solving
6 58 (14.08%) DevOps
7 49 (11.89%) BDD
7 49 (11.89%) TDD
8 46 (11.17%) MVC
8 46 (11.17%) Wireframes
9 45 (10.92%) Scrum
10 38 (9.22%) Analytics
11 36 (8.74%) Software Engineering
11 36 (8.74%) Test Automation
12 32 (7.77%) Android Development
13 30 (7.28%) Responsive Web Design
14 26 (6.31%) Project Management
15 24 (5.83%) Creative Thinking
15 24 (5.83%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 183 (44.42%) JavaScript
2 88 (21.36%) Java
3 74 (17.96%) C#
4 27 (6.55%) PHP
5 24 (5.83%) ES6
6 23 (5.58%) Python
6 23 (5.58%) SQL
7 17 (4.13%) Apple Swift
7 17 (4.13%) Objective-C
8 16 (3.88%) C++
9 12 (2.91%) TypeScript
10 8 (1.94%) Ruby
11 7 (1.70%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.46%) Kotlin
13 5 (1.21%) C
13 5 (1.21%) R
13 5 (1.21%) Scala
14 4 (0.97%) XPath
15 3 (0.73%) GLSL
15 3 (0.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (13.83%) Degree
2 26 (6.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.94%) APMG
3 8 (1.94%) PMP
4 6 (1.46%) DBS Check
4 6 (1.46%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.21%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.21%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.49%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.24%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.24%) CISSP
7 1 (0.24%) CITP
7 1 (0.24%) IISP
7 1 (0.24%) ISEB
7 1 (0.24%) MBCS
7 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.71%) QA
2 3 (0.73%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.24%) GDPR
3 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.67%) Docker
2 3 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.49%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.97%) cPanel
2 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 34 (8.25%) Adobe
2 23 (5.58%) Google
2 23 (5.58%) Microsoft
3 20 (4.85%) SAP
4 15 (3.64%) Oracle
5 13 (3.16%) Sitecore
6 11 (2.67%) ATG
6 11 (2.67%) hybris
7 10 (2.43%) Twitter
8 9 (2.18%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.70%) Apple
10 5 (1.21%) Siemens
10 5 (1.21%) Telerik
11 4 (0.97%) CA
11 4 (0.97%) Facebook
11 4 (0.97%) Hotjar
11 4 (0.97%) IBM
11 4 (0.97%) PayPal
11 4 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.97%) Siebel