The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 170 181 177
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 4 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 1
Average salary £46,000 £20,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.00%
Senior 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
3179 3807 3579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.19% 96.36% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 3267 3119
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Designer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Designer Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title.

1 11 (55.00%) User Experience
2 8 (40.00%) Information Architecture
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (20.00%) Psychology
5 4 (20.00%) HTML5
5 4 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 4 (20.00%) Android
5 4 (20.00%) Usability Testing
5 4 (20.00%) People Management
5 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (15.00%) Kanban
6 3 (15.00%) Axure RP
6 3 (15.00%) Marketing
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) Adobe
7 2 (10.00%) Internet
7 2 (10.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) Games
7 2 (10.00%) Google Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Web Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Google
7 2 (10.00%) UX Design
7 2 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) CSS
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) CSS3
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) Psychology
3 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Android
1 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Information Architecture
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (20.00%) People Management
3 4 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 4 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Kanban
4 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile First
5 2 (10.00%) UX Design
5 2 (10.00%) Web Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) 3D Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Content Management
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.00%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe
2 2 (10.00%) Google
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Posted: 5 days ago
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