The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 17 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 5.13% 4.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.33% 4.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
Designer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Salford 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
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75 90 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 96.15% 93.75% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 65 75 63
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Designer
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Designer Salary Trend in Salford

Designer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford region that cited 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 Designer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) WordPress
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) Information Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Smartphone
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (42.86%) Sass
3 3 (42.86%) LESS
4 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Zurb Foundation
4 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford region that cited 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 Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 7 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) Sass
2 3 (42.86%) LESS
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (28.57%) Zurb Foundation
3 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (57.14%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Information Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter