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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 50 66 94
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 70 52 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.02% 3.03% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% 3.15% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 63 44 26
Average salary £41,250 £32,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.90% -28.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,750 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1654 1650 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.95% 96.21% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1290 1417
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +16 38 £41,250 +28.90% 4
Macclesfield +14 9 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Chester -1 6 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Crewe -15 3 £36,000 +44.00% 1
Wilmslow - 3 £36,500 -
Runcorn - 1 - -
Designer
North West

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 45 (39.82%) CSS
2 44 (38.94%) HTML
3 41 (36.28%) User Experience
4 34 (30.09%) Finance
5 31 (27.43%) JavaScript
6 23 (20.35%) Adobe
6 23 (20.35%) Photoshop
6 23 (20.35%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (20.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 22 (19.47%) Systems Analysis
8 21 (18.58%) Adobe Illustrator
9 20 (17.70%) jQuery
10 19 (16.81%) Axure RP
10 19 (16.81%) Java
11 18 (15.93%) HTML5
11 18 (15.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 16 (14.16%) Web Design
12 16 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (13.27%) ETL
14 14 (12.39%) SQL
15 13 (11.50%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (11.50%) Degree
16 12 (10.62%) Information Architecture
16 12 (10.62%) OmniGraffle
16 12 (10.62%) Sass
16 12 (10.62%) Mobile App
16 12 (10.62%) Marketing
17 11 (9.73%) Web Services
17 11 (9.73%) LESS

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 8 (7.08%) CMS
2 4 (3.54%) JBoss
3 3 (2.65%) WordPress
4 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.77%) SAS
4 2 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.77%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.77%) Drupal
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 23 (20.35%) Photoshop
2 21 (18.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (15.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (10.62%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (2.65%) InDesign
5 3 (2.65%) MS Excel
6 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.88%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Exstream
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) Internet
2 2 (1.77%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (0.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.50%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.19%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.31%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.54%) DB2
5 3 (2.65%) Big Data
5 3 (2.65%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.77%) Impala
6 2 (1.77%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.77%) MySQL
6 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.88%) DataStage
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.88%) HBase
Development Applications
1 19 (16.81%) Axure RP
2 5 (4.42%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (3.54%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.77%) Subversion
General
1 34 (30.09%) Finance
2 12 (10.62%) Marketing
3 8 (7.08%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.19%) Billing
5 5 (4.42%) Automotive
6 4 (3.54%) Banking
7 2 (1.77%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.77%) Legal
8 1 (0.88%) Advertising
8 1 (0.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (39.82%) CSS
2 44 (38.94%) HTML
3 20 (17.70%) jQuery
4 18 (15.93%) HTML5
5 12 (10.62%) Sass
6 11 (9.73%) LESS
6 11 (9.73%) CSS3
6 11 (9.73%) Web Services
7 9 (7.96%) .NET
8 5 (4.42%) Ajax
8 5 (4.42%) Flash
9 4 (3.54%) XHTML
10 3 (2.65%) J2EE
10 3 (2.65%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.77%) EJB
11 2 (1.77%) JSP
11 2 (1.77%) Servlets
11 2 (1.77%) Struts
11 2 (1.77%) WSDL
11 2 (1.77%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 41 (36.28%) User Experience
2 23 (20.35%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.62%) Mobile App
4 10 (8.85%) Taxonomies
5 8 (7.08%) Smartphone
6 4 (3.54%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.77%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.77%) BYOD
8 2 (1.77%) Video Editing
8 2 (1.77%) VUI
8 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.77%) IVR
8 2 (1.77%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.77%) Animation
9 1 (0.88%) Photography
9 1 (0.88%) W3C
9 1 (0.88%) Social Media
9 1 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.42%) Android
1 5 (4.42%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.65%) Linux
3 2 (1.77%) Windows
4 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.35%) Responsive Web Design
2 22 (19.47%) Systems Analysis
3 16 (14.16%) Web Design
3 16 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (13.27%) ETL
5 13 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (10.62%) Information Architecture
7 9 (7.96%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (7.96%) Information Management
7 9 (7.96%) Use Case
8 8 (7.08%) Web Development
8 8 (7.08%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.19%) Product Management
9 7 (6.19%) Rapid Prototyping
9 7 (6.19%) Web Application Development
9 7 (6.19%) Business Transformation
10 6 (5.31%) SDLC
10 6 (5.31%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (5.31%) Data Management
10 6 (5.31%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.43%) JavaScript
2 19 (16.81%) Java
3 14 (12.39%) SQL
4 5 (4.42%) C#
5 3 (2.65%) Scala
6 2 (1.77%) Ruby
6 2 (1.77%) PHP
6 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (11.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.88%) XenApp
2 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Oozie
Vendors
1 23 (20.35%) Adobe
2 7 (6.19%) Oracle
3 6 (5.31%) Teradata
4 5 (4.42%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.54%) Informatica
5 4 (3.54%) Google
5 4 (3.54%) Ab Initio
5 4 (3.54%) Talend
6 3 (2.65%) Citrix
6 3 (2.65%) IBM
7 2 (1.77%) HP
7 2 (1.77%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.88%) RainStor
8 1 (0.88%) VMware
8 1 (0.88%) Netezza
8 1 (0.88%) Veeam
8 1 (0.88%) Quark
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Excellent Working Environment
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