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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 50 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.68% 0.40% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.41% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -21.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
417 486 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.21% 97.20% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 354 416 352
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

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

Designer Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Designer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) Adobe
2 6 (54.55%) User Experience
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement
5 3 (27.27%) User Stories
5 3 (27.27%) Line Management
5 3 (27.27%) Validation
5 3 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
5 3 (27.27%) W3C
5 3 (27.27%) Fireworks
6 2 (18.18%) WebTrends
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 2 (18.18%) Web Design
6 2 (18.18%) Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
6 2 (18.18%) CSS3
6 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 2 (18.18%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (18.18%) Advertising
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) Finance

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
1 3 (27.27%) Fireworks
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (18.18%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) WebTrends
General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) W3C
3 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
2 3 (27.27%) User Stories
2 3 (27.27%) Line Management
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Adobe