Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a UX Designer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

User Experience Designer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 205 215
Rank change year-on-year -65 +10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a UX Designer 31 56 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 0.79% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.81% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 25 47 53
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +30.77% -13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,499 £57,500 £49,750
North West median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +15.38%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 8031 6923 6990
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.50% 97.84% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6735 5867 5745
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,255 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.02% +3.14% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured UX Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in Manchester

UX Designer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for UX Designer in Manchester

UX Designer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UX Designer in Manchester over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for UX Designer in Manchester

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Manchester region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) User Experience
2 24 (77.42%) Wireframes
3 19 (61.29%) HTML
3 19 (61.29%) CSS
4 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (48.39%) CSS3
4 15 (48.39%) Prototyping
5 14 (45.16%) InVision
6 12 (38.71%) HTML5
7 10 (32.26%) Information Architecture
7 10 (32.26%) Analytics
7 10 (32.26%) User Stories
7 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
8 9 (29.03%) UXPin
9 8 (25.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 7 (22.58%) Axure RP
10 7 (22.58%) Mobile App
10 7 (22.58%) Photoshop
10 7 (22.58%) Adobe
10 7 (22.58%) Scrum
10 7 (22.58%) Google
10 7 (22.58%) Google Analytics
11 6 (19.35%) Degree
11 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
11 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (19.35%) Kanban
12 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (12.90%) A/B Testing
12 4 (12.90%) iPad
12 4 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator

UX Designer Skill Set
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 1 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.23%) Marvel
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) InVision
2 9 (29.03%) UXPin
3 7 (22.58%) Photoshop
4 4 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (9.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (9.68%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (3.23%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Google Analytics
2 3 (9.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Big Data
1 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 7 (22.58%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.23%) Gradle
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 3 (9.68%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Advertising
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) CSS
1 19 (61.29%) HTML
2 15 (48.39%) CSS3
3 12 (38.71%) HTML5
4 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) Akka
6 1 (3.23%) jQuery
6 1 (3.23%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 31 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (22.58%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.90%) iPad
4 3 (9.68%) Animation
5 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
6 1 (3.23%) Fintech
6 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (3.23%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Wireframes
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Prototyping
3 10 (32.26%) Analytics
3 10 (32.26%) Information Architecture
3 10 (32.26%) User Stories
4 7 (22.58%) Scrum
5 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
5 6 (19.35%) Kanban
5 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (12.90%) A/B Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Benchmarking
7 3 (9.68%) Competitor Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (9.68%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 3 (9.68%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
7 3 (9.68%) Typography
7 3 (9.68%) Usability Testing
7 3 (9.68%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Adobe
1 7 (22.58%) Google
2 3 (9.68%) HubSpot
3 1 (3.23%) Apigee
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Maxwell Bond
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