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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 50 53 89
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 74 70 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.56% 4.08% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 4.20% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 64 48 31
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £35,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
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
1524 1665 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.96% 96.97% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1224 1371
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +8 24 £41,250 +28.90% 4
Macclesfield +21 19 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Chester +3 8 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Wilmslow - 4 £35,750 -
Crewe -14 2 £38,750 +55.00%
Runcorn -3 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 £50,000 -
Designer
North West

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (36.19%) User Experience
2 35 (33.33%) CSS
3 34 (32.38%) HTML
4 32 (30.48%) Adobe
5 30 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 30 (28.57%) Finance
6 19 (18.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 19 (18.10%) Java
6 19 (18.10%) Photoshop
7 18 (17.14%) Marketing
7 18 (17.14%) jQuery
8 17 (16.19%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (16.19%) Systems Analysis
9 16 (15.24%) Web Design
9 16 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (15.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 15 (14.29%) HTML5
10 15 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (14.29%) ETL
10 15 (14.29%) SQL
11 14 (13.33%) Axure RP
12 13 (12.38%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (11.43%) Web Services
13 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (11.43%) CSS3
13 12 (11.43%) Information Architecture
13 12 (11.43%) Sass
13 12 (11.43%) Mobile App
14 11 (10.48%) LESS
15 10 (9.52%) OmniGraffle

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (6.67%) CMS
2 6 (5.71%) JBoss
3 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.90%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.90%) Drupal
4 2 (1.90%) WordPress
4 2 (1.90%) SAS
5 1 (0.95%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) Adobe Illustrator
1 19 (18.10%) Photoshop
2 16 (15.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (2.86%) Fireworks
5 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.90%) InDesign
6 1 (0.95%) MS Office
6 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.57%) Internet
2 2 (1.90%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (0.95%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.38%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 6 (5.71%) DB2
4 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.81%) Big Data
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.90%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.90%) MySQL
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.95%) DataStage
7 1 (0.95%) HBase
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.95%) Impala
Development Applications
1 14 (13.33%) Axure RP
2 6 (5.71%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.86%) Subversion
4 3 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (28.57%) Finance
2 18 (17.14%) Marketing
3 7 (6.67%) Retail
4 6 (5.71%) Banking
5 3 (2.86%) Automotive
5 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.90%) Billing
6 2 (1.90%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.95%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (33.33%) CSS
2 34 (32.38%) HTML
3 18 (17.14%) jQuery
4 15 (14.29%) HTML5
5 12 (11.43%) Web Services
5 12 (11.43%) CSS3
5 12 (11.43%) Sass
6 11 (10.48%) LESS
7 6 (5.71%) Flash
7 6 (5.71%) .NET
7 6 (5.71%) J2EE
8 5 (4.76%) Ajax
8 5 (4.76%) EJB
8 5 (4.76%) JSP
8 5 (4.76%) Servlets
9 4 (3.81%) XHTML
10 3 (2.86%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.86%) Struts
10 3 (2.86%) XML
10 3 (2.86%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 38 (36.19%) User Experience
2 16 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.43%) Mobile App
4 10 (9.52%) Taxonomies
5 8 (7.62%) Smartphone
6 6 (5.71%) Photography
6 6 (5.71%) Social Media
6 6 (5.71%) Mainframe
7 5 (4.76%) IVR
7 5 (4.76%) Animation
7 5 (4.76%) VUI
8 3 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.86%) BYOD
9 2 (1.90%) Video Editing
9 2 (1.90%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.95%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.95%) W3C
10 1 (0.95%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.19%) Responsive Web Design
1 17 (16.19%) Systems Analysis
2 16 (15.24%) Web Design
3 15 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.29%) ETL
4 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (11.43%) Information Architecture
5 10 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (8.57%) Use Case
7 8 (7.62%) E-Commerce
7 8 (7.62%) Web Development
8 7 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (6.67%) Information Management
9 6 (5.71%) Rapid Prototyping
9 6 (5.71%) Data Management
9 6 (5.71%) Business Analysis
10 5 (4.76%) Scrum
10 5 (4.76%) B2C
10 5 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 19 (18.10%) Java
3 15 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (1.90%) Scala
4 2 (1.90%) C#
4 2 (1.90%) ActionScript
4 2 (1.90%) PHP
4 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) vSphere
2 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.95%) XenApp
2 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Oozie
Vendors
1 32 (30.48%) Adobe
2 10 (9.52%) Oracle
3 8 (7.62%) Teradata
4 6 (5.71%) Informatica
4 6 (5.71%) Ab Initio
5 4 (3.81%) IBM
5 4 (3.81%) Citrix
5 4 (3.81%) Google
6 3 (2.86%) HP
6 3 (2.86%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.86%) Talend
7 1 (0.95%) VMware
7 1 (0.95%) Netezza
7 1 (0.95%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.95%) RainStor
7 1 (0.95%) Veeam
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