The median annual salary for a Designer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Designer
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 47 40
Rank change year-on-year -9 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 5 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.17% 1.18% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.22% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 12
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +31.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £30,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,188
% change year-on-year - -1.80%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 420 328 419
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 98.36% 96.47% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 388 283 374
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Lancashire

Designer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Designer in Lancashire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Lancashire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Designer in Lancashire

Designer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Preston - 2 £35,000 - 1
Chorley -2 1 £19,500 -40.00%
Blackburn - 1 £30,000 - 1
Designer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Lancashire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Web Design
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
3 3 (37.50%) InDesign
3 3 (37.50%) Infographics
3 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Graphic Design
4 2 (25.00%) Email Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (25.00%) iPad
4 2 (25.00%) Email Management
4 2 (25.00%) MailChimp
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
5 1 (12.50%) Kentico
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
5 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 1 (12.50%) SEO
5 1 (12.50%) Finance

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Kentico
2 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) InDesign
1 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Infographics
3 2 (25.00%) Email Management
3 2 (25.00%) Email Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
4 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe
Nelson, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago