The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Designer
Rank 181 191 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.025% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.026% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+42.10% -13.63%
Lead 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
3456 3785 3928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.63% 95.10% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2819 3143 3390
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Designer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Lead Designer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Lead Designer Salary Trend in Manchester

Lead Designer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Lead 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 Lead Designer in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) User Experience
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) CSS3
2 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Adobe
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Tandem
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) IBM

Lead Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Lead 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 Lead Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) User Experience
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (12.50%) Tandem
4 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) IBM