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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Designer
Rank 175 163 176
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 14 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.35% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.33% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 5
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
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
3837 3595 3713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.26% 94.31% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3184 3130 3271
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 2014, 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 24 (92.31%) HTML
1 24 (92.31%) CSS
2 20 (76.92%) User Experience
3 11 (42.31%) E-Commerce
3 11 (42.31%) Web Design
3 11 (42.31%) Marketing
4 10 (38.46%) Photoshop
5 9 (34.62%) Mobile App
6 8 (30.77%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (30.77%) Apple iOS
6 8 (30.77%) jQuery
6 8 (30.77%) Android
7 6 (23.08%) Web Development
7 6 (23.08%) Animation
7 6 (23.08%) Adobe After Effects
7 6 (23.08%) InDesign
7 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (23.08%) Adobe
7 6 (23.08%) Windows
7 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (19.23%) Creative Marketing
9 4 (15.38%) Email Marketing
10 3 (11.54%) Ajax
10 3 (11.54%) Node.js
10 3 (11.54%) TDD
10 3 (11.54%) Pair Programming
10 3 (11.54%) Automotive
10 3 (11.54%) Fireworks
10 3 (11.54%) B2B

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 3 (11.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Photoshop
2 8 (30.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (23.08%) InDesign
3 6 (23.08%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (11.54%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Grunt
1 3 (11.54%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 11 (42.31%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) HTML
1 24 (92.31%) CSS
2 8 (30.77%) jQuery
3 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (76.92%) User Experience
2 9 (34.62%) Mobile App
3 6 (23.08%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Android
1 8 (30.77%) Apple iOS
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Web Design
1 11 (42.31%) E-Commerce
2 6 (23.08%) Web Development
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (19.23%) Creative Marketing
4 4 (15.38%) Email Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) B2B
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Adobe