The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 136 135 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 58 55 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.61% 1.54% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.59% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 50 38 82
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £24,850 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Designer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3507 3465 3786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.61% 96.73% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2984 2872 3076
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Designer in the job title.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Designer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Designer Salary Trend in Manchester

Designer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Designer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +4 7 £60,000 +93.54% 1
Bolton -6 4 £31,250 -10.71% 2
Cheadle - 1 £27,500 -
Stockport - 1 £55,000 - 1
Designer
North West

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 71 (65.14%) User Experience
2 51 (46.79%) HTML
3 46 (42.20%) Wireframes
4 43 (39.45%) CSS
5 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (29.36%) Photoshop
7 29 (26.61%) JavaScript
8 28 (25.69%) Adobe
9 27 (24.77%) Axure RP
10 26 (23.85%) Prototyping
10 26 (23.85%) Marketing
11 19 (17.43%) Degree
12 17 (15.60%) Information Architecture
12 17 (15.60%) HTML5
12 17 (15.60%) Web Design
13 16 (14.68%) Mobile First
13 16 (14.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 16 (14.68%) Analytics
14 15 (13.76%) Responsive Web Design
14 15 (13.76%) Adobe Illustrator
15 14 (12.84%) Windows
15 14 (12.84%) Mobile App
16 13 (11.93%) Marvel
17 12 (11.01%) Graphic Design
17 12 (11.01%) Usability Testing
17 12 (11.01%) Scrum
18 11 (10.09%) Google
18 11 (10.09%) Google Analytics
18 11 (10.09%) Front End Development
19 9 (8.26%) SQL

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.93%) Marvel
2 2 (1.83%) WordPress
3 1 (0.92%) CMS
3 1 (0.92%) Confluence
3 1 (0.92%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (29.36%) Photoshop
2 16 (14.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 15 (13.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (7.34%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (2.75%) Flinto
5 3 (2.75%) InDesign
5 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
5 3 (2.75%) MS Office
6 2 (1.83%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.83%) InVision
7 1 (0.92%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.92%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.92%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.92%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.92%) Pixate
7 1 (0.92%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.09%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.92%) IaaS
2 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) DNS
1 5 (4.59%) Internet
1 5 (4.59%) SNMP
2 4 (3.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (3.67%) BGP
2 4 (3.67%) Broadband
2 4 (3.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (3.67%) Firewall
2 4 (3.67%) HSRP
2 4 (3.67%) IPv6
2 4 (3.67%) Junos
2 4 (3.67%) LLU
2 4 (3.67%) MRTG
2 4 (3.67%) OSPF
2 4 (3.67%) TACACS
2 4 (3.67%) VLAN
2 4 (3.67%) VoIP
2 4 (3.67%) VPN
2 4 (3.67%) VRRP
2 4 (3.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.92%) Neo4j
1 1 (0.92%) OrientDB
1 1 (0.92%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 27 (24.77%) Axure RP
2 4 (3.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.83%) Xcode
4 1 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.92%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 26 (23.85%) Marketing
2 7 (6.42%) Electronics
2 7 (6.42%) Finance
3 6 (5.50%) Games
4 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.67%) Billing
6 3 (2.75%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.75%) Retail
7 2 (1.83%) Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Advertising
8 1 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (46.79%) HTML
2 43 (39.45%) CSS
3 17 (15.60%) HTML5
4 9 (8.26%) CSS3
5 4 (3.67%) .NET
6 3 (2.75%) React
7 2 (1.83%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.83%) Ajax
7 2 (1.83%) Framer.js
7 2 (1.83%) jQuery
7 2 (1.83%) Web Services
8 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.92%) CGI
8 1 (0.92%) EJB
8 1 (0.92%) Flash
8 1 (0.92%) Java EE
8 1 (0.92%) JSF
8 1 (0.92%) Spring
8 1 (0.92%) WinForms
8 1 (0.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 71 (65.14%) User Experience
2 14 (12.84%) Mobile App
3 12 (11.01%) Graphic Design
4 5 (4.59%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.75%) iPad
6 2 (1.83%) Animation
6 2 (1.83%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.83%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.83%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.92%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.92%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.92%) Photography
7 1 (0.92%) PKI
7 1 (0.92%) Replication
7 1 (0.92%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.84%) Windows
2 8 (7.34%) Android
2 8 (7.34%) Apple iOS
3 7 (6.42%) Linux
4 3 (2.75%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.20%) Wireframes
2 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (23.85%) Prototyping
4 17 (15.60%) Information Architecture
4 17 (15.60%) Web Design
5 16 (14.68%) Analytics
5 16 (14.68%) Mobile First
6 15 (13.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (11.01%) Scrum
7 12 (11.01%) Usability Testing
8 11 (10.09%) Front End Development
9 9 (8.26%) Product Management
10 8 (7.34%) E-Commerce
10 8 (7.34%) Kanban
10 8 (7.34%) Rapid Prototyping
10 8 (7.34%) Service Design
10 8 (7.34%) Typography
10 8 (7.34%) Web Analytics
11 7 (6.42%) Software Engineering
11 7 (6.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (26.61%) JavaScript
2 9 (8.26%) SQL
3 5 (4.59%) PHP
4 4 (3.67%) Perl
4 4 (3.67%) Python
5 3 (2.75%) Java
5 3 (2.75%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.83%) C
6 2 (1.83%) C#
6 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.92%) C++
7 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.92%) Ruby
7 1 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (17.43%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.92%) HNC
2 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) NFS
2 1 (0.92%) vCloud
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) Nagios
1 5 (4.59%) Puppet
1 5 (4.59%) RANCID
1 5 (4.59%) SCCM
1 5 (4.59%) SCOM
2 4 (3.67%) Cacti
2 4 (3.67%) OpenNMS
3 1 (0.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (25.69%) Adobe
2 11 (10.09%) Google
3 5 (4.59%) Cisco
3 5 (4.59%) EMC
3 5 (4.59%) Juniper
3 5 (4.59%) Mentor Graphics
4 4 (3.67%) Brocade
4 4 (3.67%) Ericsson
4 4 (3.67%) Foundry
4 4 (3.67%) Huawei
4 4 (3.67%) ZyXEL
5 3 (2.75%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.83%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.92%) Dell
7 1 (0.92%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.92%) IBM
7 1 (0.92%) Quark
7 1 (0.92%) Veeam
7 1 (0.92%) VMware
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bolton
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bolton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Irlam (Relocating to Salford Quays from April...
Talk Talk Group PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits & Training
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: 12% Reward Package + 28 Days Holiday
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago