The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 11 22 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 6 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 8.22% 6.72% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.23% 6.87% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 0
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
Designer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Macclesfield 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
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
65 131 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 89.04% 97.76% 98.90%
Number of salaries quoted 51 82 160
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Designer
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Designer Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Designer
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 21 (91.30%) HTML
1 21 (91.30%) CSS
2 15 (65.22%) User Experience
3 14 (60.87%) Sass
4 13 (56.52%) LESS
5 12 (52.17%) OmniGraffle
6 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
7 10 (43.48%) Adobe
7 10 (43.48%) Axure RP
7 10 (43.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 9 (39.13%) HTML5
8 9 (39.13%) Product Management
8 9 (39.13%) Taxonomies
8 9 (39.13%) Use Case
9 8 (34.78%) jQuery
9 8 (34.78%) CSS3
9 8 (34.78%) Smartphone
10 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (26.09%) Web Accessibility
11 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (26.09%) Ajax
11 6 (26.09%) XHTML
12 5 (21.74%) Photoshop
12 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (21.74%) Usability Testing
12 5 (21.74%) Web Design
13 4 (17.39%) Information Architecture
13 4 (17.39%) Adobe Illustrator
14 3 (13.04%) Mobile First
14 3 (13.04%) Google

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 2 (8.70%) CMS
1 2 (8.70%) Joomla!
1 2 (8.70%) Drupal
1 2 (8.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) OmniGraffle
2 10 (43.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (21.74%) Photoshop
4 4 (17.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Google Analytics
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Axure RP
2 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) HTML
1 21 (91.30%) CSS
2 14 (60.87%) Sass
3 13 (56.52%) LESS
4 9 (39.13%) HTML5
5 8 (34.78%) CSS3
5 8 (34.78%) jQuery
6 6 (26.09%) XHTML
6 6 (26.09%) Ajax
7 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (8.70%) Grails
7 2 (8.70%) Web Services
7 2 (8.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) User Experience
2 9 (39.13%) Taxonomies
3 8 (34.78%) Smartphone
4 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.70%) Animation
5 2 (8.70%) Video Editing
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Use Case
1 9 (39.13%) Product Management
2 6 (26.09%) Web Accessibility
3 5 (21.74%) Usability Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Web Design
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Information Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (13.04%) Mobile First
6 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.70%) Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Content Management
6 2 (8.70%) Pay per click
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) SEO
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) PHP
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Ruby
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Adobe
2 3 (13.04%) Google
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Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
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