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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
North West / Manchester
Rank 150 130 68
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 44 44 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.20% 1.37% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.42% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 130
Median salary £36,250 £32,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,500 £19,999
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £70,000 £43,200
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +7.69%

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
3558 3091 3805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.87% 96.08% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3067 2584 3286
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -6 5 £51,000 +2.00%
Bolton - 5 £30,000 -
Designer
North West

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 54 (56.25%) User Experience
2 48 (50.00%) HTML
3 46 (47.92%) Wireframes
4 44 (45.83%) CSS
5 29 (30.21%) Prototyping
5 29 (30.21%) Photoshop
6 28 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 26 (27.08%) Adobe
8 24 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (23.96%) Adobe Illustrator
10 21 (21.88%) SQL
11 20 (20.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 19 (19.79%) Flash
12 19 (19.79%) E-Commerce
13 18 (18.75%) Marketing
14 17 (17.71%) QA
15 16 (16.67%) InDesign
16 15 (15.63%) Web Design
16 15 (15.63%) Analytics
16 15 (15.63%) User Stories
17 14 (14.58%) Git (software)
17 14 (14.58%) Python
18 13 (13.54%) Broadband
18 13 (13.54%) VoIP
18 13 (13.54%) WAN
18 13 (13.54%) Ethernet
18 13 (13.54%) DNS
18 13 (13.54%) Perl
18 13 (13.54%) PHP
18 13 (13.54%) Cisco

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 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (4.17%) CMS
1 4 (4.17%) WordPress
2 3 (3.13%) Marvel
Applications
1 29 (30.21%) Photoshop
2 23 (23.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (20.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (16.67%) InDesign
5 6 (6.25%) Fireworks
6 3 (3.13%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (3.13%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
8 1 (1.04%) Acrobat
8 1 (1.04%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.54%) Asterisk PBX
1 13 (13.54%) Broadband
1 13 (13.54%) DNS
1 13 (13.54%) Ethernet
1 13 (13.54%) Firewall
1 13 (13.54%) Internet
1 13 (13.54%) IPv6
1 13 (13.54%) TACACS
1 13 (13.54%) VoIP
1 13 (13.54%) WAN
1 13 (13.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (14.58%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.42%) Axure RP
3 4 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (4.17%) MSTest
3 4 (4.17%) NUnit
4 3 (3.13%) Grunt
5 2 (2.08%) JIRA
6 1 (1.04%) ERwin
6 1 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (18.75%) Marketing
2 10 (10.42%) Retail
3 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.21%) Advertising
5 2 (2.08%) Publishing
6 1 (1.04%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (50.00%) HTML
2 44 (45.83%) CSS
3 19 (19.79%) Flash
4 9 (9.38%) HTML5
4 9 (9.38%) jQuery
5 7 (7.29%) CSS3
6 5 (5.21%) .NET
7 4 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 4 (4.17%) LINQ
7 4 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (4.17%) WCF
7 4 (4.17%) WF
7 4 (4.17%) WPF
7 4 (4.17%) XML
8 3 (3.13%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.13%) LESS
9 1 (1.04%) Ajax
9 1 (1.04%) Sass
9 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (56.25%) User Experience
2 9 (9.38%) Fintech
2 9 (9.38%) Video on Demand
3 7 (7.29%) iPad
3 7 (7.29%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.25%) Graphic Design
5 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.17%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.08%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.08%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.08%) W3C
7 1 (1.04%) Photography
7 1 (1.04%) Social Media
7 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.08%) Android
2 2 (2.08%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.92%) Wireframes
2 29 (30.21%) Prototyping
3 24 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (19.79%) E-Commerce
5 15 (15.63%) Analytics
5 15 (15.63%) User Stories
5 15 (15.63%) Web Design
6 13 (13.54%) Configuration Management
6 13 (13.54%) Feasibility Study
6 13 (13.54%) Information Architecture
6 13 (13.54%) Network Management
6 13 (13.54%) Network Planning
6 13 (13.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (13.54%) Web Analytics
7 9 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (7.29%) Network Design
8 7 (7.29%) Usability Testing
9 6 (6.25%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
9 6 (6.25%) Scrum
10 5 (5.21%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 21 (21.88%) SQL
3 14 (14.58%) Python
4 13 (13.54%) Perl
4 13 (13.54%) PHP
5 10 (10.42%) Java
6 6 (6.25%) C#
6 6 (6.25%) C++
7 5 (5.21%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.04%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) CCNP
1 13 (13.54%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) HNC
3 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.71%) QA
2 13 (13.54%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (13.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (13.54%) Nagios
1 13 (13.54%) OpenNMS
1 13 (13.54%) Puppet
1 13 (13.54%) RANCID
1 13 (13.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (27.08%) Adobe
2 13 (13.54%) Brocade
2 13 (13.54%) Cisco
2 13 (13.54%) Ericsson
2 13 (13.54%) Foundry
2 13 (13.54%) Huawei
2 13 (13.54%) Juniper
2 13 (13.54%) ZyXEL
3 2 (2.08%) Facebook
3 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.08%) Twitter
4 1 (1.04%) EMC
4 1 (1.04%) IBM
4 1 (1.04%) Informatica
4 1 (1.04%) Kofax
4 1 (1.04%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle
4 1 (1.04%) Software AG
4 1 (1.04%) Tableau
4 1 (1.04%) TIBCO
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday