The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 42 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 13 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.04% 1.07% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 1.10% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 4
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Designer
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
411 454 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.03% 97.01% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 344 394 451
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Designer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Designer Salary Trend in Liverpool

Designer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 23 (82.14%) HTML
1 23 (82.14%) CSS
1 23 (82.14%) User Experience
2 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 19 (67.86%) Adobe
3 16 (57.14%) Photoshop
4 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (46.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (46.43%) Progressive Enhancement
6 8 (28.57%) Fireworks
7 6 (21.43%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (17.86%) jQuery
9 4 (14.29%) User Stories
9 4 (14.29%) Line Management
9 4 (14.29%) Information Architecture
9 4 (14.29%) W3C
9 4 (14.29%) Validation
10 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
10 3 (10.71%) WebTrends
10 3 (10.71%) CAD
10 3 (10.71%) Online Betting
11 2 (7.14%) Axure RP
12 1 (3.57%) iSeries
12 1 (3.57%) UML
12 1 (3.57%) Use Case
12 1 (3.57%) Web Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Photoshop
2 13 (46.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (28.57%) Fireworks
4 6 (21.43%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) WebTrends
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (10.71%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) HTML
1 23 (82.14%) CSS
2 5 (17.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (82.14%) User Experience
2 4 (14.29%) W3C
3 1 (3.57%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Progressive Enhancement
3 4 (14.29%) User Stories
3 4 (14.29%) Line Management
3 4 (14.29%) Information Architecture
3 4 (14.29%) Validation
4 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.71%) CAD
5 1 (3.57%) UML
5 1 (3.57%) Use Case
5 1 (3.57%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Adobe
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