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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 93 98 96
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 8 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.62% 1.69% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.75% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 14
Average salary £54,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.52% +6.15%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
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
1226 1769 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.63% 96.51% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1428 1157
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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
Macclesfield +23 4 £54,000 +66.15% 2
Knutsford +6 1 - - 2
Chester - 1 £27,000 - 3
Crewe - 1 £25,000 -
Designer
North West

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 15 (41.67%) HTML
1 15 (41.67%) User Experience
2 14 (38.89%) Master Data Management
2 14 (38.89%) CSS
2 14 (38.89%) UML
2 14 (38.89%) SOA
2 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 14 (38.89%) Data Management
3 13 (36.11%) IBM
4 11 (30.56%) Java
4 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (27.78%) Web Design
6 9 (25.00%) CMS
6 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (25.00%) Photoshop
6 9 (25.00%) Marketing
7 8 (22.22%) WordPress
7 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
7 8 (22.22%) J2EE
7 8 (22.22%) Adobe
8 7 (19.44%) PHP
8 7 (19.44%) Zachman Framework
8 7 (19.44%) Degree
8 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
9 6 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
9 6 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (16.67%) Axure RP
9 6 (16.67%) Product Management
9 6 (16.67%) Mobile First
9 6 (16.67%) Front End Development

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (25.00%) CMS
2 8 (22.22%) WordPress
3 6 (16.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (8.33%) InDesign
4 2 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Marketing
3 6 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Billing
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) HTML
2 14 (38.89%) CSS
3 8 (22.22%) J2EE
4 6 (16.67%) .NET
5 4 (11.11%) jQuery
6 3 (8.33%) CSS3
6 3 (8.33%) HTML5
7 2 (5.56%) Sass
8 1 (2.78%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) User Experience
2 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Data Management
1 14 (38.89%) Master Data Management
1 14 (38.89%) SOA
1 14 (38.89%) UML
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) Web Design
4 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 7 (19.44%) Zachman Framework
6 6 (16.67%) Content Management
6 6 (16.67%) EAI
6 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (16.67%) ETL
6 6 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 6 (16.67%) Mobile First
6 6 (16.67%) Product Management
6 6 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
6 6 (16.67%) Usability Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Workflow
7 5 (13.89%) Data Privacy
7 5 (13.89%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (19.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) IBM
2 8 (22.22%) Adobe
3 1 (2.78%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.78%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.78%) Informatica
3 1 (2.78%) Talend
3 1 (2.78%) Teradata
Macclesfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Macclesfield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago