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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 7 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 19 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 19.39% 5.97% 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.43% 6.15% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 7
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £30,500 £30,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
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
93 130 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 94.90% 97.01% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 72 78 172
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (90.48%) HTML
1 19 (90.48%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) User Experience
3 12 (57.14%) Adobe
3 12 (57.14%) Sass
4 11 (52.38%) LESS
5 10 (47.62%) OmniGraffle
5 10 (47.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (42.86%) Taxonomies
6 9 (42.86%) Use Case
6 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 8 (38.10%) jQuery
7 8 (38.10%) Smartphone
7 8 (38.10%) Axure RP
8 7 (33.33%) HTML5
8 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (28.57%) CSS3
9 6 (28.57%) Information Architecture
9 6 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (23.81%) Photoshop
10 5 (23.81%) Product Management
11 4 (19.05%) Web Accessibility
11 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (19.05%) Flash
11 4 (19.05%) XHTML
11 4 (19.05%) Ajax
11 4 (19.05%) SEO
12 3 (14.29%) Web Design
12 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (14.29%) Usability Testing

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (9.52%) Joomla!
1 2 (9.52%) WordPress
1 2 (9.52%) Drupal
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) OmniGraffle
1 10 (47.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (23.81%) Photoshop
4 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (9.52%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Google Analytics
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Axure RP
2 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.52%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (9.52%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) HTML
1 19 (90.48%) CSS
2 12 (57.14%) Sass
3 11 (52.38%) LESS
4 8 (38.10%) jQuery
5 7 (33.33%) HTML5
6 6 (28.57%) CSS3
7 4 (19.05%) Flash
7 4 (19.05%) XHTML
7 4 (19.05%) Ajax
8 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (9.52%) Grails
8 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) User Experience
2 9 (42.86%) Taxonomies
3 8 (38.10%) Smartphone
4 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.52%) Animation
5 2 (9.52%) Video Editing
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Use Case
2 6 (28.57%) Information Architecture
3 5 (23.81%) Product Management
4 4 (19.05%) Web Accessibility
4 4 (19.05%) SEO
5 3 (14.29%) Web Design
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Usability Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Pay per click
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Content Management
6 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) Ruby
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Adobe
2 3 (14.29%) Google
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