The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 69 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 4 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.59% 0.70% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.71% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 13
Median salary £52,500 £25,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+103.88% -14.16%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
630 421 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 92.92% 98.83% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 446 326 457
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region that featured Designer in the job title.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Designer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Designer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Designer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Designer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Liverpool -20 3 £52,500 +103.88%
Wirral - 1 £34,000 -
Designer
North West

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Merseyside region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Business Development
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) Laravel
2 2 (33.33%) Sass
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Pardot
2 2 (33.33%) MailChimp
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) gulp
2 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 2 (33.33%) Fintech

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) gulp
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Laravel
2 2 (33.33%) Sass
2 2 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Fintech
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Development
1 2 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
1 2 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
1 2 (33.33%) Pardot
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe