Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Designer was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Knutsford during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Designer
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 27 42
Rank change year-on-year -30 +15 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 16 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 2.64% 3.45% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 3.67% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Knutsford median annual salary £42,000 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.64% -12.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £34,200 £52,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £50,600 £57,500 £82,000
Cheshire median annual salary £37,750 £30,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +23.77% -28.24% -15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Knutsford
Permanent vacancies in Knutsford with a recognized job title 558 109 280
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.93% 93.97% 98.59%
Number of salaries quoted 251 34 243
Knutsford median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £20,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,000 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +2.56%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

Job postings that featured Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Knutsford.

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Knutsford

Designer
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Designer in Knutsford

Designer
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Knutsford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Designer in Knutsford

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Knutsford region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 11 (68.75%) Banking
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 7 (43.75%) Confluence
4 7 (43.75%) BDD
4 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
4 7 (43.75%) Risk Management
4 7 (43.75%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (37.50%) DB2
5 6 (37.50%) IBM
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 5 (31.25%) SOAP
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) SOA
6 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (31.25%) Bitbucket
6 5 (31.25%) RESTful
6 5 (31.25%) Lombardi
6 5 (31.25%) Retail Banking
6 5 (31.25%) JIRA
6 5 (31.25%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) API Development
6 5 (31.25%) API Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (25.00%) Coaching

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 7 (43.75%) Confluence
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.25%) CICS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Acrobat
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) OpenShift
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
1 7 (43.75%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (31.25%) Bitbucket
2 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 5 (31.25%) Lombardi
3 2 (12.50%) SonarQube
4 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 11 (68.75%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Retail Banking
4 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) jQuery
2 5 (31.25%) RESTful
2 5 (31.25%) SOAP
2 5 (31.25%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) OAuth
3 2 (12.50%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) Spring Boot
3 2 (12.50%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Fintech
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Contactless
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) BDD
2 7 (43.75%) Risk Management
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) API Development
3 5 (31.25%) API Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) SOA
4 4 (25.00%) Coaching
4 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (18.75%) IT Strategy
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Wealth Management
6 2 (12.50%) DevOps
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (6.25%) Apigee
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) MuleSoft
4 1 (6.25%) Sun