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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 90 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 8 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.68% 2.61% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 2.68% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 42 51
Median salary £59,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.11% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £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
1143 1639 1833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.61% 97.21% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1398 1499
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 £23,750 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 28 September 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
Knutsford +21 4 £55,000 -12.00%
Designer
North West

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 13 (61.90%) User Experience
2 10 (47.62%) Analytics
2 10 (47.62%) Wireframes
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
4 7 (33.33%) Flash
4 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (33.33%) ETL
4 7 (33.33%) Ab Initio
4 7 (33.33%) Information Architecture
4 7 (33.33%) Prototyping
5 6 (28.57%) Data Lineage
5 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (28.57%) Data Quality
5 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Data Management
5 6 (28.57%) Control-M
5 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 5 (23.81%) B2B
6 5 (23.81%) B2C
6 5 (23.81%) Web Analytics
6 5 (23.81%) QA
6 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) User Stories
6 5 (23.81%) Feasibility Study
6 5 (23.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Degree

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 4 (19.05%) Photoshop
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (9.52%) InDesign
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.76%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ERwin
1 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) CSS
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) Flash
3 2 (9.52%) CSS3
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) Graphic Design
3 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) Analytics
1 10 (47.62%) Wireframes
2 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (33.33%) ETL
2 7 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 7 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 6 (28.57%) Data Lineage
3 6 (28.57%) Data Management
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 5 (23.81%) B2B
4 5 (23.81%) B2C
4 5 (23.81%) Feasibility Study
4 5 (23.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (23.81%) User Stories
4 5 (23.81%) Web Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 5 (23.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Ab Initio
2 3 (14.29%) Cognizant
3 2 (9.52%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) Informatica
4 1 (4.76%) Talend