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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 55 56 99
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 59 74 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.45% 4.12% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% 4.26% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 51 45 31
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £34,400 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1610 1739 1780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.26% 96.77% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1267 1398
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Macclesfield +13 17 £40,000 +45.45% 4
Warrington +1 15 £40,000 +25.00%
Chester -2 7 £32,500 +5.69% 1
Wilmslow - 4 £35,000 - 1
Knutsford - 1 £50,000 - 1
Designer
North West

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (33.33%) CSS
2 32 (32.32%) HTML
2 32 (32.32%) Adobe
3 31 (31.31%) JavaScript
3 31 (31.31%) Finance
3 31 (31.31%) User Experience
4 21 (21.21%) Java
5 20 (20.20%) Photoshop
5 20 (20.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 18 (18.18%) jQuery
7 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (15.15%) Marketing
8 15 (15.15%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (14.14%) Information Architecture
9 14 (14.14%) Internet
9 14 (14.14%) ETL
10 13 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (13.13%) Web Design
10 13 (13.13%) HTML5
10 13 (13.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 12 (12.12%) CSS3
11 12 (12.12%) SQL
12 11 (11.11%) Web Services
12 11 (11.11%) Mainframe
12 11 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
12 11 (11.11%) Sass
12 11 (11.11%) Mobile App
13 10 (10.10%) LESS
13 10 (10.10%) Axure RP
13 10 (10.10%) Teradata

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (7.07%) CMS
2 6 (6.06%) JBoss
3 3 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.02%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.02%) Drupal
4 2 (2.02%) WordPress
4 2 (2.02%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (20.20%) Photoshop
1 20 (20.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 13 (13.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (8.08%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (6.06%) Fireworks
5 3 (3.03%) InDesign
6 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) GoToMeeting
2 1 (1.01%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 8 (8.08%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.07%) DB2
4 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.03%) Big Data
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.02%) MySQL
6 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.01%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.01%) Impala
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Axure RP
2 8 (8.08%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.03%) Subversion
5 1 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 31 (31.31%) Finance
2 15 (15.15%) Marketing
3 9 (9.09%) Banking
4 7 (7.07%) Retail
5 4 (4.04%) Legal
6 3 (3.03%) Automotive
7 2 (2.02%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.01%) Billing
8 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.33%) CSS
2 32 (32.32%) HTML
3 18 (18.18%) jQuery
4 13 (13.13%) HTML5
5 12 (12.12%) CSS3
6 11 (11.11%) Sass
6 11 (11.11%) Web Services
7 10 (10.10%) LESS
8 9 (9.09%) Flash
9 7 (7.07%) J2EE
10 6 (6.06%) EJB
10 6 (6.06%) JSP
10 6 (6.06%) Servlets
11 5 (5.05%) Middleware
12 4 (4.04%) Ajax
12 4 (4.04%) XHTML
12 4 (4.04%) .NET
13 3 (3.03%) Struts
13 3 (3.03%) WSDL
13 3 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.31%) User Experience
2 11 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 11 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 9 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.08%) IBM Mainframe
4 8 (8.08%) Taxonomies
5 7 (7.07%) Smartphone
6 6 (6.06%) Photography
6 6 (6.06%) Social Media
7 5 (5.05%) Digital Media
7 5 (5.05%) Animation
7 5 (5.05%) IVR
7 5 (5.05%) Tandem
7 5 (5.05%) VUI
8 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.03%) BYOD
9 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.02%) Video Editing
10 1 (1.01%) Open Source
10 1 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.05%) UNIX
1 5 (5.05%) Windows
2 3 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (15.15%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (14.14%) Information Architecture
3 14 (14.14%) ETL
4 13 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (13.13%) Web Design
5 11 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (8.08%) Use Case
8 8 (8.08%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.07%) SEO
9 7 (7.07%) Web Development
10 6 (6.06%) Information Management
10 6 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (6.06%) Data Management
11 5 (5.05%) Scrum
11 5 (5.05%) B2C
11 5 (5.05%) Problem Management
11 5 (5.05%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.31%) JavaScript
2 21 (21.21%) Java
3 12 (12.12%) SQL
4 5 (5.05%) ActionScript
5 2 (2.02%) Ruby
5 2 (2.02%) C#
5 2 (2.02%) PHP
5 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (32.32%) Adobe
2 10 (10.10%) Oracle
2 10 (10.10%) Teradata
3 8 (8.08%) IBM
3 8 (8.08%) Informatica
3 8 (8.08%) Ab Initio
4 4 (4.04%) Google
5 3 (3.03%) HP
5 3 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.01%) Talend
6 1 (1.01%) Cloudera
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