The median annual salary for a Designer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Designer
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 18 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 1.63% 1.39% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £30,000 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 115 70 173
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 93.50% 97.22% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 102 55 145
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton that featured Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Bolton

Designer
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Designer in Bolton

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Bolton region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Wireframes
2 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Adobe
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) WordPress
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) W3C
4 2 (28.57%) Advertising
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (28.57%) InDesign
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Email Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Facebook
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (14.29%) Kofax

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 2 (28.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (28.57%) InDesign
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) OpenText MBPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Wireframes
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Email Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Facebook
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Kofax
3 1 (14.29%) Pega
3 1 (14.29%) Software AG
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO