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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 64 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 6 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.01% 2.58% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 2.71% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 14
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,800 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
580 443 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.97% 95.27% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 480 351 415
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £44,000 £50,000
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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 -9 3 £40,000 -
Designer
North West

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 18 (85.71%) HTML
1 18 (85.71%) CSS
2 11 (52.38%) Adobe
2 11 (52.38%) Web Design
2 11 (52.38%) Marketing
3 9 (42.86%) Email Marketing
3 9 (42.86%) User Experience
4 8 (38.10%) Photoshop
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 7 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (28.57%) jQuery
6 6 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (23.81%) WordPress
7 5 (23.81%) Flash
7 5 (23.81%) Retail
8 4 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (19.05%) XHTML
8 4 (19.05%) B2B
8 4 (19.05%) W3C
8 4 (19.05%) Fireworks
8 4 (19.05%) Online Marketing
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (14.29%) Web Usability
9 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (14.29%) Six Sigma
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle Forms

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (23.81%) WordPress
2 1 (4.76%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Photoshop
2 6 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (19.05%) Fireworks
3 4 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (52.38%) Marketing
2 5 (23.81%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) HTML
1 18 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (28.57%) jQuery
3 5 (23.81%) Flash
4 4 (19.05%) XHTML
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) W3C
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Web Design
2 9 (42.86%) Email Marketing
3 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (19.05%) B2B
4 4 (19.05%) Online Marketing
5 3 (14.29%) Web Usability
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (14.29%) Six Sigma
5 3 (14.29%) E-business
5 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Display Advertising
7 1 (4.76%) SEO
7 1 (4.76%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Adobe
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle