The median annual salary for a Web Designer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Designer
North West / Manchester
Rank 191 176 170
Rank change year-on-year -15 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Designer 8 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.18% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.18% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 14
Median salary £35,000 £26,250 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £27,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year +15.31% -7.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3764 3290 3613
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.89% 97.54% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3149 2733 2963
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Web Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Designer in Manchester

Web Designer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Web Designer in Manchester

Web Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Web 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 Web Designer in the job title.

1 15 (88.24%) HTML
1 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 13 (76.47%) User Experience
3 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) Adobe
5 7 (41.18%) HTML5
5 7 (41.18%) Photoshop
5 7 (41.18%) CSS3
5 7 (41.18%) Wireframes
6 6 (35.29%) Prototyping
6 6 (35.29%) Kanban
6 6 (35.29%) Scrum
6 6 (35.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (35.29%) Web Design
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) Retail
7 5 (29.41%) Flash
7 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (29.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (29.41%) Information Architecture
7 5 (29.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (29.41%) User Stories
7 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
7 5 (29.41%) UXPin
7 5 (29.41%) InVision
8 4 (23.53%) iPad
8 4 (23.53%) Degree
8 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
8 4 (23.53%) InDesign
9 3 (17.65%) Advertising

Web Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Photoshop
2 6 (35.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (29.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (29.41%) InVision
3 5 (29.41%) UXPin
4 4 (23.53%) InDesign
5 2 (11.76%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (5.88%) Acrobat
6 1 (5.88%) Final Cut Pro
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Advertising
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) CSS
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) CSS3
2 7 (41.18%) HTML5
3 5 (29.41%) Flash
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) User Experience
2 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
3 4 (23.53%) iPad
4 2 (11.76%) Graphic Design
5 1 (5.88%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Wireframes
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Kanban
2 6 (35.29%) Prototyping
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
2 6 (35.29%) Web Design
3 5 (29.41%) Information Architecture
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (29.41%) User Stories
4 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
5 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) Content Management
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.88%) Infographics
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Adobe
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