Period
to 25 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Solutions Designer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

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

Solution Designer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 257 274 291
Rank change year-on-year +17 +17 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 9 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.070% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.072% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Manchester median annual salary £67,500 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.11% -2.56% -15.22%
10th Percentile £54,250 £46,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £86,750 £48,750 £52,500
North West median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -17.39%

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 6,013 6,917 7,877
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 96.85% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4,740 5,810 6,657
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Solutions Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Designer in Manchester

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Solutions Designer in Manchester

Solutions Designer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Designer in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Solutions Designer in Manchester

Solutions Designer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Designer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -25 4 - -
Solutions Designer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, Solutions Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region featuring Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) CRM
2 5 (55.56%) UML
2 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) SOA
2 5 (55.56%) Broadband
2 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Billing
2 5 (55.56%) LLU
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (55.56%) Workshop Facilitation
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) TIBCO
4 3 (33.33%) Logistics
4 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) ERP
4 3 (33.33%) Pega
4 3 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
4 3 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (33.33%) IaaS

Solutions 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 5 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon Alexa
2 1 (11.11%) Dialogflow
2 1 (11.11%) Wit.ai
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Broadband
1 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
1 5 (55.56%) LLU
General
1 5 (55.56%) Billing
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Android SDK
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) CRM
2 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) SOA
2 5 (55.56%) UML
2 5 (55.56%) Workshop Facilitation
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
4 3 (33.33%) ERP
4 3 (33.33%) Logistics
4 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Conversational UI
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Pega
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Facebook
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) IBM