The table below looks at the statistics for the Web 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 Web Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Designer
Rank 175 191 152
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Designer 75 45 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.09% 0.68% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.72% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 67 38 115
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,350 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Web 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
6532 6286 7625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.98% 95.14% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5589 5292 6634
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Web Designer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Web Designer Salary Trend in the North West

Web Designer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Designer across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Web Designer Salary Histogram in the North West

Web 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 Web Designer within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Manchester +5 37 £29,000 -17.14% 5
Lancashire +4 18 £24,000 -5.88% 6
Cheshire +8 11 £28,500 -12.30% 1
Cumbria +3 6 £27,000 -22.85%
Merseyside +15 2 £25,000 - 1
Web Designer
England

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Web 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 Web Designer in their job title.

1 99 (94.29%) HTML
2 98 (93.33%) CSS
3 72 (68.57%) Photoshop
4 61 (58.10%) jQuery
5 54 (51.43%) Web Design
6 50 (47.62%) Marketing
6 50 (47.62%) Adobe
7 49 (46.67%) JavaScript
8 45 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
9 33 (31.43%) Dreamweaver
10 29 (27.62%) SEO
11 28 (26.67%) User Experience
12 25 (23.81%) E-Commerce
13 23 (21.90%) Graphic Design
13 23 (21.90%) Photography
13 23 (21.90%) Email Marketing
14 21 (20.00%) PHP
14 21 (20.00%) CSS3
15 20 (19.05%) HTML5
16 19 (18.10%) WordPress
16 19 (18.10%) Retail
17 18 (17.14%) Flash
18 17 (16.19%) Fireworks
19 14 (13.33%) Online Marketing
20 13 (12.38%) Twitter
20 13 (12.38%) W3C
20 13 (12.38%) Linux
21 12 (11.43%) XHTML
21 12 (11.43%) Degree
22 10 (9.52%) Web Usability

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Web 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 Web Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (18.10%) WordPress
2 6 (5.71%) CMS
3 4 (3.81%) Drupal
3 4 (3.81%) Apache
4 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 72 (68.57%) Photoshop
2 45 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (16.19%) Fireworks
4 5 (4.76%) InDesign
5 4 (3.81%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (3.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Magento
2 1 (0.95%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.95%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (31.43%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (3.81%) Git (software)
General
1 50 (47.62%) Marketing
2 19 (18.10%) Retail
3 4 (3.81%) Finance
4 2 (1.90%) Games
5 1 (0.95%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (94.29%) HTML
2 98 (93.33%) CSS
3 61 (58.10%) jQuery
4 21 (20.00%) CSS3
5 20 (19.05%) HTML5
6 18 (17.14%) Flash
7 12 (11.43%) XHTML
8 8 (7.62%) Zurb Foundation
9 4 (3.81%) Backbone.js
9 4 (3.81%) Sass
9 4 (3.81%) LESS
9 4 (3.81%) Ember.js
9 4 (3.81%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.81%) LAMP
10 1 (0.95%) Ajax
10 1 (0.95%) .NET
10 1 (0.95%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.67%) User Experience
2 23 (21.90%) Graphic Design
2 23 (21.90%) Photography
3 13 (12.38%) W3C
4 9 (8.57%) Copywriting
4 9 (8.57%) Social Network
4 9 (8.57%) Social Media
4 9 (8.57%) Digital Media
5 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.95%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Linux
2 1 (0.95%) Android
2 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (51.43%) Web Design
2 29 (27.62%) SEO
3 25 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 23 (21.90%) Email Marketing
5 14 (13.33%) Online Marketing
6 10 (9.52%) Web Usability
6 10 (9.52%) Analytics
7 9 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (7.62%) Information Architecture
8 8 (7.62%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (7.62%) B2B
9 6 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.76%) Content Management
10 5 (4.76%) Creative Marketing
11 4 (3.81%) Migration
12 2 (1.90%) Web Development
12 2 (1.90%) Marketing Strategy
13 1 (0.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (0.95%) Customer Engagement
13 1 (0.95%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 49 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 21 (20.00%) PHP
3 8 (7.62%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.95%) C#
4 1 (0.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (11.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 50 (47.62%) Adobe
2 13 (12.38%) Twitter
3 9 (8.57%) Facebook
4 3 (2.86%) Google
5 2 (1.90%) Apple
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