The table below looks at the statistics for the Web 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 Web Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Designer
Rank 116 116 113
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Designer 11 5 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.57% 0.29% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.31% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 27
Average salary £28,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Web 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
1779 1606 2140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.80% 94.69% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1293 1862
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Web Designer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Designer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Web 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 Web Designer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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 +5 6 £32,500 +16.07%
Web Designer
North West

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Web 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 Web Designer in their job title.

1 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 16 (72.73%) CSS
3 14 (63.64%) Adobe
4 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 11 (50.00%) Photoshop
5 11 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
6 9 (40.91%) Fireworks
6 9 (40.91%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (40.91%) SEO
6 9 (40.91%) Web Design
6 9 (40.91%) Flash
6 9 (40.91%) jQuery
7 8 (36.36%) ActionScript
7 8 (36.36%) Information Architecture
7 8 (36.36%) Digital Media
8 7 (31.82%) Retail
8 7 (31.82%) Marketing
8 7 (31.82%) Email Marketing
9 6 (27.27%) Social Media
10 5 (22.73%) Photography
10 5 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (18.18%) XHTML
12 3 (13.64%) HTML5
12 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
12 3 (13.64%) User Experience
13 2 (9.09%) CSS3
13 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
13 2 (9.09%) B2B
14 1 (4.55%) Google
14 1 (4.55%) Adobe After Effects

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Web 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 Web Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (40.91%) Fireworks
2 9 (40.91%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) WebTrends
1 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (31.82%) Retail
1 7 (31.82%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 16 (72.73%) CSS
3 9 (40.91%) Flash
3 9 (40.91%) jQuery
4 4 (18.18%) XHTML
5 3 (13.64%) HTML5
6 2 (9.09%) CSS3
7 1 (4.55%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (4.55%) DHTML
7 1 (4.55%) WebGL
7 1 (4.55%) .NET
7 1 (4.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Digital Media
2 6 (27.27%) Social Media
3 5 (22.73%) Photography
4 3 (13.64%) User Experience
5 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
6 1 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) SEO
1 9 (40.91%) Web Design
2 8 (36.36%) Information Architecture
3 7 (31.82%) Email Marketing
4 5 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) B2B
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) UX Design
7 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) ActionScript
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) Google