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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
North West / Manchester
Rank 155 129 77
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 45 48 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.19% 1.45% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.49% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 119
Median salary £39,000 £32,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +27.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £19,999
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £70,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
3656 3214 3838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.85% 96.87% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3078 2663 3266
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 - 7 £55,000 - 1
Bolton - 3 £30,000 -
Salford - 1 - - 1
Designer
North West

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 50 (56.82%) User Experience
2 45 (51.14%) HTML
3 42 (47.73%) CSS
3 42 (47.73%) Wireframes
4 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
5 24 (27.27%) Adobe
6 23 (26.14%) Prototyping
7 21 (23.86%) Photoshop
7 21 (23.86%) Adobe Illustrator
7 21 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (22.73%) SQL
9 18 (20.45%) Flash
9 18 (20.45%) E-Commerce
9 18 (20.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 17 (19.32%) User Stories
10 17 (19.32%) QA
11 16 (18.18%) InDesign
11 16 (18.18%) Analytics
12 15 (17.05%) Marketing
13 14 (15.91%) Information Architecture
14 13 (14.77%) Feasibility Study
14 13 (14.77%) Web Analytics
14 13 (14.77%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (14.77%) Ethernet
15 12 (13.64%) IPv6
15 12 (13.64%) CCNP
15 12 (13.64%) Active Directory
15 12 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (13.64%) Internet
15 12 (13.64%) Nagios

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 4 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (4.55%) CMS
1 4 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (23.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 21 (23.86%) Photoshop
2 18 (20.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 16 (18.18%) InDesign
4 6 (6.82%) Fireworks
5 3 (3.41%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (2.27%) Acrobat
6 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
7 1 (1.14%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (1.14%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (1.14%) InVision
7 1 (1.14%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.77%) Ethernet
2 12 (13.64%) Asterisk PBX
2 12 (13.64%) Broadband
2 12 (13.64%) DNS
2 12 (13.64%) Firewall
2 12 (13.64%) Internet
2 12 (13.64%) IPv6
2 12 (13.64%) TACACS
2 12 (13.64%) VoIP
2 12 (13.64%) WAN
2 12 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.27%) MPLS
4 1 (1.14%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.55%) Axure RP
2 4 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (4.55%) MSTest
2 4 (4.55%) NUnit
3 2 (2.27%) Grunt
3 2 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (1.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.14%) ERwin
4 1 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (17.05%) Marketing
2 10 (11.36%) Retail
3 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.68%) Advertising
5 2 (2.27%) Publishing
6 1 (1.14%) Finance
6 1 (1.14%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (51.14%) HTML
2 42 (47.73%) CSS
3 18 (20.45%) Flash
4 9 (10.23%) HTML5
5 8 (9.09%) jQuery
6 7 (7.95%) .NET
6 7 (7.95%) CSS3
7 5 (5.68%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.55%) LINQ
8 4 (4.55%) WCF
8 4 (4.55%) WF
8 4 (4.55%) WPF
8 4 (4.55%) XML
9 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.27%) LESS
11 1 (1.14%) Ajax
11 1 (1.14%) Sass
11 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (56.82%) User Experience
2 9 (10.23%) Fintech
2 9 (10.23%) Video on Demand
3 7 (7.95%) iPad
3 7 (7.95%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.82%) Graphic Design
5 4 (4.55%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.41%) W3C
7 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.14%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.14%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.14%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (1.14%) Photography
8 1 (1.14%) Social Media
8 1 (1.14%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.27%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.27%) Windows
3 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) Wireframes
2 23 (26.14%) Prototyping
3 21 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (20.45%) E-Commerce
5 17 (19.32%) User Stories
6 16 (18.18%) Analytics
7 14 (15.91%) Information Architecture
8 13 (14.77%) Feasibility Study
8 13 (14.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (14.77%) Web Analytics
9 12 (13.64%) Network Management
9 12 (13.64%) Network Planning
10 10 (11.36%) Configuration Management
10 10 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (11.36%) Web Design
11 9 (10.23%) Network Design
12 5 (5.68%) ETL
12 5 (5.68%) Scrum
13 4 (4.55%) OO
13 4 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
2 20 (22.73%) SQL
3 11 (12.50%) Java
3 11 (12.50%) Python
4 10 (11.36%) Perl
4 10 (11.36%) PHP
5 8 (9.09%) C#
5 8 (9.09%) C++
6 5 (5.68%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.14%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) CCNP
1 12 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (10.23%) Degree
3 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.32%) QA
2 12 (13.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (13.64%) Nagios
1 12 (13.64%) OpenNMS
2 10 (11.36%) Puppet
2 10 (11.36%) RANCID
2 10 (11.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (27.27%) Adobe
2 10 (11.36%) Brocade
2 10 (11.36%) Cisco
2 10 (11.36%) Ericsson
2 10 (11.36%) Foundry
2 10 (11.36%) Huawei
2 10 (11.36%) Juniper
2 10 (11.36%) ZyXEL
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle
4 2 (2.27%) Facebook
4 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.27%) Twitter
5 1 (1.14%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.14%) Google
5 1 (1.14%) Informatica
5 1 (1.14%) Kofax
5 1 (1.14%) Pega
5 1 (1.14%) Software AG
5 1 (1.14%) Talend
5 1 (1.14%) TIBCO
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £0 - 40k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Salford
Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Swinton
Posted: 16 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago