The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Chester region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 28 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 7 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.93% 2.69% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 2.76% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Median salary £30,500 £33,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.62% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Designer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
174 181 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 97.75% 97.31% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 160 114 197
Median salary £31,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region that featured Designer in the job title.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Designer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Designer Salary Trend in Chester

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 7 (87.50%) User Experience
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) Flash
4 5 (62.50%) Web Analytics
4 5 (62.50%) QA
4 5 (62.50%) B2B
4 5 (62.50%) B2C
4 5 (62.50%) Wireframes
4 5 (62.50%) Prototyping
4 5 (62.50%) Information Architecture
4 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (62.50%) Analytics
4 5 (62.50%) User Stories
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) CSS3
6 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
6 2 (25.00%) Sass
7 1 (12.50%) Drupal
7 1 (12.50%) PHP
7 1 (12.50%) Adobe
7 1 (12.50%) Intranet
7 1 (12.50%) Internet
7 1 (12.50%) Publishing
7 1 (12.50%) CMS
7 1 (12.50%) Web Design
7 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Flash
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) B2B
2 5 (62.50%) B2C
2 5 (62.50%) Information Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Prototyping
2 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) User Stories
2 5 (62.50%) Web Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Wireframes
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago