The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 81 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 14 50 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.26% 2.91% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 2.98% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 48 54
Median salary £30,500 £41,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.06% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
1087 1676 1839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.84% 97.44% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1368 1481
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Designer in the job title.

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 25 August 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Designer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester +20 5 £30,500 -6.15% 1
Knutsford +24 4 £55,000 -35.29%
Congleton - 1 £24,000 -
Designer
North West

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Cheshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 21 (72.41%) User Experience
2 16 (55.17%) Wireframes
3 13 (44.83%) HTML
3 13 (44.83%) CSS
4 11 (37.93%) Information Architecture
4 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (34.48%) Degree
5 10 (34.48%) Analytics
6 9 (31.03%) Flash
7 8 (27.59%) Photoshop
7 8 (27.59%) User Stories
7 8 (27.59%) Prototyping
8 7 (24.14%) ETL
8 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
8 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
8 7 (24.14%) Finance
8 7 (24.14%) Ab Initio
9 6 (20.69%) Cognizant
9 6 (20.69%) Control-M
9 6 (20.69%) SQL
9 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
9 6 (20.69%) Graphic Design
9 6 (20.69%) Banking
9 6 (20.69%) Data Management
9 6 (20.69%) Data Lineage
9 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (20.69%) Data Quality
10 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (17.24%) Axure RP
10 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Photoshop
2 4 (13.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (13.79%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (10.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
4 2 (6.90%) InDesign
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.45%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.45%) ERwin
2 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Marketing
4 3 (10.34%) Electronics
4 3 (10.34%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) CSS
1 13 (44.83%) HTML
2 9 (31.03%) Flash
3 2 (6.90%) CSS3
3 2 (6.90%) HTML5
3 2 (6.90%) Sass
4 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (72.41%) User Experience
2 6 (20.69%) Graphic Design
3 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Android
1 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Wireframes
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Information Architecture
3 10 (34.48%) Analytics
4 8 (27.59%) Prototyping
4 8 (27.59%) User Stories
5 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
5 7 (24.14%) ETL
6 6 (20.69%) Data Lineage
6 6 (20.69%) Data Management
6 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
7 5 (17.24%) B2B
7 5 (17.24%) Feasibility Study
7 5 (17.24%) Heuristic Evaluation
7 5 (17.24%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (17.24%) UX Design
7 5 (17.24%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) Data Quality
2 5 (17.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Ab Initio
2 6 (20.69%) Cognizant
3 4 (13.79%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) Informatica
4 1 (3.45%) Talend
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