The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Macclesfield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 29 35 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 4 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 3.70% 4.84% 12.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 5.03% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 18
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106 179 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 98.15% 96.24% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 66 165 109
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Designer
Cheshire

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (66.67%) Digital Media
3 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) CMS
5 1 (16.67%) GIMP
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Multivariate Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
5 1 (16.67%) Flash
5 1 (16.67%) XHTML
5 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) SEO
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Web Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (16.67%) GIMP
3 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Flash
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Multivariate Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Web Development
1 1 (16.67%) SEO
1 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe
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