The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Designer
Rank 243 - 249
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.093% - 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% - 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -19.49%
Lead Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6126 6688 7060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.32% 94.82% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4990 5419 6038
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

Lead Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Lead Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Lead Designer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Lead Designer Salary Trend in the North West

Lead Designer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Designer within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 4 - -
Manchester - 2 £50,000 -
Lead Designer
England

Lead Designer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (72.73%) Web Development
2 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Google
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse

Lead Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (18.18%) OmniGraffle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
3 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Google