The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 46 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 20 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.99% 2.75% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.10% 2.81% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 2
Average salary £25,000 £25,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +15.90%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.96% +3.57%
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 Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
488 462 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.41% 97.88% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 426 388 379
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Designer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Designer Salary Trend in Lancashire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Designer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Burnley +6 7 £25,000 - 1
Colne +2 4 £26,500 +3.92% 1
Preston -10 2 £21,500 -4.44%
Designer
North West

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 22 (81.48%) HTML
2 18 (66.67%) Photoshop
3 17 (62.96%) Adobe
3 17 (62.96%) Web Design
4 16 (59.26%) CSS
5 15 (55.56%) User Experience
6 14 (51.85%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (48.15%) Marketing
8 12 (44.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 10 (37.04%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (33.33%) WordPress
11 7 (25.93%) Flash
11 7 (25.93%) Dreamweaver
11 7 (25.93%) InDesign
12 6 (22.22%) Advertising
12 6 (22.22%) CMS
12 6 (22.22%) Email Marketing
12 6 (22.22%) jQuery
12 6 (22.22%) Web Usability
13 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
13 5 (18.52%) XHTML
13 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
13 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (18.52%) Magento
13 5 (18.52%) Social Media
14 4 (14.81%) W3C
14 4 (14.81%) Web Development
14 4 (14.81%) Degree
14 4 (14.81%) Online Marketing
15 3 (11.11%) Fireworks

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (33.33%) WordPress
2 6 (22.22%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 14 (51.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (44.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (25.93%) InDesign
5 3 (11.11%) Fireworks
6 1 (3.70%) MS Office
6 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) FTP
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (48.15%) Marketing
2 6 (22.22%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) HTML
2 16 (59.26%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) Flash
4 6 (22.22%) jQuery
5 5 (18.52%) XHTML
6 3 (11.11%) HTML5
7 2 (7.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) User Experience
2 5 (18.52%) Social Media
3 4 (14.81%) W3C
4 2 (7.41%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.70%) Photography
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Web Design
2 10 (37.04%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (22.22%) Web Usability
3 6 (22.22%) Email Marketing
4 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.81%) Online Marketing
5 4 (14.81%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) SEO
6 2 (7.41%) B2B
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Information Security
7 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.70%) Display Advertising
7 1 (3.70%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VB
2 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Adobe
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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