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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 130 119 100
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 58 77 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.56% 2.00% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 2.06% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 49 48 88
Median salary £39,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.58% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
3625 3730 3933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.42% 96.91% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3066 3129 3228
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +2 12 £60,000 +93.54% 1
Bolton -4 4 £26,250 -25.00% 2
Cheadle - 2 £27,500 -
Stockport - 1 £55,000 -
Designer
North West

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 65 (61.32%) User Experience
2 51 (48.11%) HTML
3 44 (41.51%) CSS
4 37 (34.91%) Wireframes
5 35 (33.02%) Photoshop
6 32 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (27.36%) JavaScript
8 27 (25.47%) Axure RP
9 25 (23.58%) Marketing
10 23 (21.70%) Adobe
10 23 (21.70%) Prototyping
11 19 (17.92%) HTML5
12 17 (16.04%) Adobe Illustrator
13 16 (15.09%) Degree
14 15 (14.15%) Analytics
14 15 (14.15%) Web Design
15 14 (13.21%) Scrum
15 14 (13.21%) Marvel
15 14 (13.21%) Mobile First
15 14 (13.21%) Information Architecture
16 13 (12.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 12 (11.32%) Mobile App
17 12 (11.32%) CSS3
17 12 (11.32%) Usability Testing
17 12 (11.32%) SQL
18 11 (10.38%) Windows
19 10 (9.43%) Telecoms
19 10 (9.43%) Google
19 10 (9.43%) DNS
19 10 (9.43%) PHP

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 14 (13.21%) Marvel
2 2 (1.89%) WordPress
3 1 (0.94%) CMS
3 1 (0.94%) Confluence
3 1 (0.94%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (33.02%) Photoshop
2 17 (16.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (12.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (7.55%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (3.77%) InDesign
6 3 (2.83%) Flinto
7 2 (1.89%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (1.89%) Fireworks
7 2 (1.89%) InVision
8 1 (0.94%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.94%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.94%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
8 1 (0.94%) MS Office
8 1 (0.94%) Pixate
8 1 (0.94%) QuarkXPress
8 1 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.43%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.43%) DNS
1 10 (9.43%) Internet
2 9 (8.49%) Asterisk PBX
2 9 (8.49%) Broadband
2 9 (8.49%) Ethernet
2 9 (8.49%) Firewall
2 9 (8.49%) IPv6
2 9 (8.49%) TACACS
2 9 (8.49%) VoIP
2 9 (8.49%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (4.72%) SNMP
3 5 (4.72%) WAN
4 4 (3.77%) BGP
4 4 (3.77%) Junos
4 4 (3.77%) LLU
4 4 (3.77%) MRTG
4 4 (3.77%) OSPF
4 4 (3.77%) VLAN
4 4 (3.77%) VPN
4 4 (3.77%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.94%) Neo4j
1 1 (0.94%) OrientDB
1 1 (0.94%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 27 (25.47%) Axure RP
2 9 (8.49%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.89%) Grunt
3 2 (1.89%) Xcode
4 1 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.94%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 25 (23.58%) Marketing
2 10 (9.43%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.60%) Electronics
4 4 (3.77%) Billing
5 3 (2.83%) Finance
5 3 (2.83%) Retail
6 2 (1.89%) Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Advertising
7 1 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Games
7 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (48.11%) HTML
2 44 (41.51%) CSS
3 19 (17.92%) HTML5
4 12 (11.32%) CSS3
5 4 (3.77%) jQuery
6 3 (2.83%) React
7 2 (1.89%) .NET
7 2 (1.89%) Ajax
7 2 (1.89%) Flash
7 2 (1.89%) Framer.js
7 2 (1.89%) LESS
7 2 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.89%) Web Services
8 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.94%) CGI
8 1 (0.94%) EJB
8 1 (0.94%) Java EE
8 1 (0.94%) JSF
8 1 (0.94%) Spring
8 1 (0.94%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 65 (61.32%) User Experience
2 12 (11.32%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.66%) Graphic Design
4 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.83%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.83%) iPad
6 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.89%) Animation
6 2 (1.89%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.89%) Smart Home
7 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.94%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.94%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.94%) Photography
7 1 (0.94%) PKI
7 1 (0.94%) Replication
7 1 (0.94%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.38%) Windows
2 6 (5.66%) Android
2 6 (5.66%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.66%) Linux
3 3 (2.83%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.91%) Wireframes
2 32 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (21.70%) Prototyping
4 15 (14.15%) Analytics
4 15 (14.15%) Web Design
5 14 (13.21%) Information Architecture
5 14 (13.21%) Mobile First
5 14 (13.21%) Scrum
6 12 (11.32%) Usability Testing
7 10 (9.43%) Configuration Management
7 10 (9.43%) Kanban
7 10 (9.43%) Network Management
7 10 (9.43%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (8.49%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.49%) Front End Development
8 9 (8.49%) Network Planning
8 9 (8.49%) Product Management
8 9 (8.49%) Web Development
9 8 (7.55%) Rapid Prototyping
10 7 (6.60%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.36%) JavaScript
2 12 (11.32%) SQL
3 10 (9.43%) PHP
4 9 (8.49%) Perl
4 9 (8.49%) Python
5 5 (4.72%) Java
6 2 (1.89%) C
6 2 (1.89%) C#
7 1 (0.94%) C++
7 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.94%) Ruby
7 1 (0.94%) Scala
7 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (15.09%) Degree
2 5 (4.72%) CCNP
2 5 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.89%) HNC
4 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.94%) NFS
2 1 (0.94%) vCloud
2 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (9.43%) Nagios
1 10 (9.43%) Puppet
1 10 (9.43%) RANCID
1 10 (9.43%) SCCM
2 9 (8.49%) OpenNMS
3 5 (4.72%) SCOM
4 4 (3.77%) Cacti
5 1 (0.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (21.70%) Adobe
2 10 (9.43%) Cisco
2 10 (9.43%) Google
2 10 (9.43%) Juniper
3 9 (8.49%) Brocade
3 9 (8.49%) Ericsson
3 9 (8.49%) Foundry
3 9 (8.49%) Huawei
3 9 (8.49%) ZyXEL
4 5 (4.72%) EMC
4 5 (4.72%) Mentor Graphics
5 3 (2.83%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.94%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.94%) Dell
7 1 (0.94%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.94%) IBM
7 1 (0.94%) Quark
7 1 (0.94%) Veeam
7 1 (0.94%) VMware
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
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