The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Software Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Designer
England / North West
Rank - 231 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Designer 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.054% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.056% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £70,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.28% -2.77%

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
5831 5365 6788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.80% 96.49% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4870 4505 5687
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,001 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Software Designer in the job title.

Software Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Software Designer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Software Designer Salary Trend in the North West

Software Designer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Software 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 North West region featuring Software Designer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) IMS/DB
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Problem-Solving

Software Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) IMS/DB
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Sun