The median annual salary for a Senior Designer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Senior Designer
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 85 116
Rank change year-on-year -23 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 9 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.62% 0.10% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.11% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 12
Median salary £35,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -22.50% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1377 918 1663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.29% 96.33% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 802 1325
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Designer in Cheshire

Senior Designer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Designer in Cheshire

Senior Designer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 8 £35,000 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Senior Designer
North West

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Senior 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 Cheshire region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) User Experience
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (60.00%) Adaptive Web Design
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) A/B Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) API Design
4 1 (10.00%) Fintech
4 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) TDD

Senior Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (10.00%) InDesign
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) CSS3
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) OAuth
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Adaptive Web Design
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) A/B Testing
4 1 (10.00%) API Design
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Copywriting
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft