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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 60 43 64
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 7 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.48% 3.83% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 4.09% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 2
Average salary £29,000 £22,500 £20,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.88% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £19,000 £18,850
10% offered a salary of more than £39,650 £32,500 £21,650
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
461 514 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.46% 93.62% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 391 458 405
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Preston 0 4 £28,000 +14.28% 2
Lancaster - 1 - -
Designer
North West

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 9 (47.37%) Photoshop
1 9 (47.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) CSS
4 5 (26.32%) Marketing
4 5 (26.32%) User Experience
5 4 (21.05%) Adobe
6 3 (15.79%) Advertising
6 3 (15.79%) InDesign
6 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (15.79%) Email Marketing
7 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (10.53%) Copywriting
7 2 (10.53%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
7 2 (10.53%) HTML5
7 2 (10.53%) Social Media
7 2 (10.53%) C#
7 2 (10.53%) Pay per click
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 2 (10.53%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (10.53%) Flash
7 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.26%) SQL
8 1 (5.26%) VB
8 1 (5.26%) .NET
8 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
8 1 (5.26%) MS Office
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Photoshop
1 9 (47.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (15.79%) InDesign
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) FTP
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.26%) ERwin
General
1 5 (26.32%) Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) Flash
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) XHTML
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (10.53%) Copywriting
2 2 (10.53%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.26%) Photography
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Email Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
2 2 (10.53%) Pay per click
2 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.26%) ETL
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) MVC
3 1 (5.26%) Web Design
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) HND
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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