The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 88 120 121
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 8 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.67% 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.12% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £54,000 £48,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +80.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Senior 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
1142 1654 1749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.25% 96.50% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1262 1271
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Designer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Senior Designer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Designer across the Cheshire region.

Senior Designer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Senior 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 Senior Designer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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 - 4 £54,000 -
Knutsford +9 3 - -
Senior Designer
North West

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title.

1 11 (91.67%) User Experience
2 10 (83.33%) Axure RP
3 9 (75.00%) Usability Testing
3 9 (75.00%) OmniGraffle
4 7 (58.33%) Marketing
4 7 (58.33%) Photoshop
4 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) Web Design
5 6 (50.00%) Product Management
5 6 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 6 (50.00%) Mobile First
6 4 (33.33%) Information Architecture
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) Android
7 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (25.00%) Heuristic Evaluation
7 3 (25.00%) UX Design
7 3 (25.00%) User Stories
7 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (25.00%) Project Management
7 3 (25.00%) Electronics
7 3 (25.00%) Retail
7 3 (25.00%) Cognizant
7 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
8 2 (16.67%) Finance

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (75.00%) OmniGraffle
2 7 (58.33%) Photoshop
3 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (8.33%) ERwin
2 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Electronics
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
1 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Usability Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Mobile First
3 6 (50.00%) Product Management
3 6 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 6 (50.00%) Web Design
4 4 (33.33%) Information Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Heuristic Evaluation
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) UX Design
6 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cognizant
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) Talend