Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Designer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 November 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 > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 282 264 238
Rank change year-on-year -18 -26 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 12 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 20
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +26.98%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £49,500 £55,000 £48,875
North West median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -22.22% +42.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7767 7309 7124
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.44% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6454 6278 5936
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,835
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Senior Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Designer in Manchester

Senior Designer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Senior Designer in Manchester

Senior Designer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Designer in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Designer in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Manchester region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 6 (50.00%) Web Design
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) Marketing
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) Time Management
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
3 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (41.67%) OO PHP
3 5 (41.67%) Cyber Attack
4 4 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 4 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 4 (33.33%) User Experience
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) Google
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) FMCG
6 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (8.33%) InDesign

Senior Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (8.33%) InDesign
2 1 (8.33%) InVision
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Pixate
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) Framer.js
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (16.67%) FMCG
4 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Web Design
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) OO PHP
2 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 5 (41.67%) Time Management
2 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 4 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 4 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (8.33%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 3 (25.00%) Google