The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 26 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 5 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.14% 3.31% 6.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 3.92% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 20
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -34.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £31,250 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
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 Knutsford 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
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
144 153 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 90.57% 84.53% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 139 150 278
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,955
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Designer
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Designer Salary Trend in Knutsford

Designer
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 14 (63.64%) Mainframe
3 13 (59.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (59.09%) Windows
3 13 (59.09%) Risk Analysis
4 12 (54.55%) Middleware
5 11 (50.00%) UNIX
6 10 (45.45%) Tandem
6 10 (45.45%) IBM Mainframe
6 10 (45.45%) Problem Management
6 10 (45.45%) IBM
6 10 (45.45%) Internet
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) Banking
8 4 (18.18%) COBOL
8 4 (18.18%) HTML
8 4 (18.18%) Java
8 4 (18.18%) Photoshop
8 4 (18.18%) CSS
9 3 (13.64%) J2EE
9 3 (13.64%) DB2
9 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.64%) CICS
9 3 (13.64%) UML
9 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
10 2 (9.09%) E-Learning
10 2 (9.09%) User Experience
10 2 (9.09%) Marketing
10 2 (9.09%) InDesign

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 3 (13.64%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Photoshop
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (9.09%) InDesign
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Middleware
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) J2EE
4 2 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Mainframe
2 10 (45.45%) Tandem
2 10 (45.45%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Stakeholder Management
1 13 (59.09%) Risk Analysis
2 10 (45.45%) Problem Management
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) UML
4 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.55%) ETL
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Web Design
5 1 (4.55%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) COBOL
1 4 (18.18%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Informatica
3 1 (4.55%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.55%) Teradata