The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 38 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.59% - 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% - 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £38,750
90% offered a salary of more than £32,125 - £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 - £61,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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 Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
160 145 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 95.81% 97.32% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 145 129 249
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Designer
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Designer Salary Trend in Stockport

Designer
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Stockport

Designer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 12 (85.71%) User Experience
3 10 (71.43%) Axure RP
3 10 (71.43%) jQuery
3 10 (71.43%) BDD
3 10 (71.43%) Web Design
3 10 (71.43%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) Graphic Design
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (14.29%) Games
5 2 (14.29%) Flash
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Adobe
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) WebGL
5 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5 Canvas
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) UX Design
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) WebGL
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (14.29%) Flash
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) User Experience
2 7 (50.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Web Design
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
1 10 (71.43%) BDD
2 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (14.29%) UX Design
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe