The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Designer
Rank 229 230 241
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 16 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.19% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.21% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 1
Average salary £41,250 £56,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -13.46%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
Solutions 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
6220 6829 6850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.37% 94.90% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5081 5536 5864
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in the North West

Solutions Designer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Designer across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Solutions Designer Salary Histogram in the North West

Solutions 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 Solutions Designer within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
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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 +16 13 £41,250 -28.26% 3
Merseyside - 2 - -
Manchester 0 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Solutions Designer
England

Solutions Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in their job title.

1 28 (63.64%) Finance
2 18 (40.91%) Systems Analysis
3 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (38.64%) .NET
4 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (25.00%) Scrum
6 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
6 10 (22.73%) CSS
7 9 (20.45%) HTML
7 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (20.45%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (20.45%) Information Management
8 8 (18.18%) Office 365
8 8 (18.18%) HTML5
8 8 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 8 (18.18%) DV Cleared
8 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 8 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (18.18%) InfoPath
8 8 (18.18%) Content Management
8 8 (18.18%) Migration
8 8 (18.18%) Visual Studio
8 8 (18.18%) XSLT
9 7 (15.91%) Web Services
9 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
9 7 (15.91%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (15.91%) Business Transformation
10 6 (13.64%) Data Management
10 6 (13.64%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 8 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.82%) CMS
4 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) InfoPath
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.27%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
1 7 (15.91%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) CSS
3 9 (20.45%) HTML
4 8 (18.18%) XSLT
4 8 (18.18%) HTML5
5 7 (15.91%) Web Services
6 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.27%) J2EE
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Systems Analysis
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) Scrum
4 9 (20.45%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (20.45%) Information Management
5 8 (18.18%) Migration
5 8 (18.18%) Content Management
6 7 (15.91%) Business Transformation
7 6 (13.64%) Data Management
7 6 (13.64%) Web Development
8 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
9 4 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (9.09%) ETL
10 3 (6.82%) MVC
11 2 (4.55%) CRM
11 2 (4.55%) SDLC
12 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
12 1 (2.27%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 8 (18.18%) DV Cleared
1 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) HP
2 1 (2.27%) Citrix
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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