The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 65 67 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 58 56 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.38% 3.15% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.53% 3.28% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 18
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
Designer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1642 1707 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.74% 95.90% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1352 1342
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Designer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Designer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Designer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warrington +14 31 £41,250 +28.90% 7
Chester +5 7 £33,750 -10.00% 3
Macclesfield +11 6 £33,750 +3.84% 2
Crewe -6 4 £39,250 +57.00% 2
Runcorn - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £36,500 - 1
Designer
North West

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited 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 Designer in their job title.

1 50 (43.10%) CSS
2 49 (42.24%) HTML
3 44 (37.93%) User Experience
4 33 (28.45%) Finance
5 32 (27.59%) JavaScript
6 25 (21.55%) Adobe
7 24 (20.69%) jQuery
7 24 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (20.69%) Photoshop
8 23 (19.83%) Adobe Illustrator
9 22 (18.97%) Systems Analysis
9 22 (18.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 22 (18.97%) Responsive Web Design
10 21 (18.10%) Axure RP
10 21 (18.10%) HTML5
11 18 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (14.66%) Java
13 16 (13.79%) Mobile App
13 16 (13.79%) Degree
14 14 (12.07%) Web Design
14 14 (12.07%) Sass
14 14 (12.07%) CSS3
15 13 (11.21%) LESS
15 13 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (11.21%) ETL
15 13 (11.21%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (10.34%) Marketing
16 12 (10.34%) OmniGraffle
16 12 (10.34%) Information Architecture
17 11 (9.48%) SQL

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited 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 Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.76%) CMS
2 4 (3.45%) WordPress
3 2 (1.72%) Joomla!
3 2 (1.72%) Drupal
3 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.86%) JBoss
4 1 (0.86%) SAS
4 1 (0.86%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 24 (20.69%) Photoshop
2 23 (19.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (18.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (10.34%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
6 2 (1.72%) InDesign
6 2 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.86%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.86%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) Internet
2 2 (1.72%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (0.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.21%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.03%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.72%) Big Data
4 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.72%) Pentaho
4 2 (1.72%) MySQL
5 1 (0.86%) DataStage
5 1 (0.86%) DB2
5 1 (0.86%) Impala
5 1 (0.86%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.86%) HBase
Development Applications
1 21 (18.10%) Axure RP
2 7 (6.03%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 33 (28.45%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Marketing
3 9 (7.76%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.90%) Billing
5 5 (4.31%) Automotive
6 3 (2.59%) Banking
7 2 (1.72%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.72%) Legal
8 1 (0.86%) Advertising
8 1 (0.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (43.10%) CSS
2 49 (42.24%) HTML
3 24 (20.69%) jQuery
4 21 (18.10%) HTML5
5 14 (12.07%) CSS3
5 14 (12.07%) Sass
6 13 (11.21%) LESS
7 10 (8.62%) .NET
8 9 (7.76%) Web Services
9 7 (6.03%) Ajax
10 6 (5.17%) Flash
10 6 (5.17%) XHTML
11 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET
12 2 (1.72%) Grails
12 2 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
13 1 (0.86%) Apache Flex
13 1 (0.86%) J2EE
13 1 (0.86%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (37.93%) User Experience
2 24 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (13.79%) Mobile App
4 10 (8.62%) Taxonomies
5 8 (6.90%) Smartphone
6 4 (3.45%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.72%) Video Editing
8 2 (1.72%) Animation
8 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.86%) W3C
9 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.86%) Photography
9 1 (0.86%) BYOD
9 1 (0.86%) Social Media
9 1 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.90%) Android
1 8 (6.90%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.45%) Windows
3 2 (1.72%) Linux
3 2 (1.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.97%) Systems Analysis
1 22 (18.97%) Responsive Web Design
2 18 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.07%) Web Design
4 13 (11.21%) ETL
4 13 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (10.34%) Information Architecture
6 9 (7.76%) Information Management
6 9 (7.76%) Product Management
6 9 (7.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (7.76%) Use Case
6 9 (7.76%) E-Commerce
7 8 (6.90%) Web Development
7 8 (6.90%) Web Application Development
8 7 (6.03%) Business Transformation
8 7 (6.03%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (6.03%) Usability Testing
8 7 (6.03%) Rapid Prototyping
9 6 (5.17%) Web Accessibility
9 6 (5.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.59%) JavaScript
2 17 (14.66%) Java
3 11 (9.48%) SQL
4 5 (4.31%) C#
5 2 (1.72%) PHP
5 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.72%) Ruby
5 2 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.86%) XenApp
2 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Oozie
Vendors
1 25 (21.55%) Adobe
2 5 (4.31%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.45%) Oracle
3 4 (3.45%) Teradata
3 4 (3.45%) Google
4 3 (2.59%) Ab Initio
4 3 (2.59%) Talend
4 3 (2.59%) Informatica
5 2 (1.72%) Quark
5 2 (1.72%) Citrix
6 1 (0.86%) IBM
6 1 (0.86%) HP
6 1 (0.86%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.86%) RainStor
6 1 (0.86%) VMware
6 1 (0.86%) Netezza
6 1 (0.86%) Veeam
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