The median annual salary for a Senior Designer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Senior Designer
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 255 220 241
Rank change year-on-year -35 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 14 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.21% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 15
Median salary £35,000 £28,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.80% -40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6598 5504 6187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.66% 97.74% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5394 4671 5060
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Senior Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Designer in the North West

Senior Designer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Senior Designer in the North West

Senior Designer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Designer in the North West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Designer in the North West

Senior Designer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Cheshire -23 9 £35,000 -
Manchester -32 5 £45,000 +57.89% 1
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 North West region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) User Experience
2 8 (38.10%) Marketing
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (28.57%) CSS
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (28.57%) Adaptive Web Design
5 5 (23.81%) Wireframes
6 3 (14.29%) Google
6 3 (14.29%) Google Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (14.29%) Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Web Design
6 3 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (14.29%) Prototyping
7 2 (9.52%) A/B Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Retail
7 2 (9.52%) Adobe
7 2 (9.52%) Finance
7 2 (9.52%) jQuery
7 2 (9.52%) FMCG
7 2 (9.52%) CSS3
7 2 (9.52%) HTML5
8 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
8 1 (4.76%) Confluence
8 1 (4.76%) OAuth
8 1 (4.76%) Test Automation

Senior Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.76%) InDesign
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.76%) OpenShift
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
1 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (38.10%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) CSS
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) CSS3
2 2 (9.52%) HTML5
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) OAuth
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.76%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) FMCG
3 1 (4.76%) Animation
3 1 (4.76%) Fintech
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 6 (28.57%) Adaptive Web Design
2 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (23.81%) Wireframes
4 3 (14.29%) Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 3 (14.29%) Web Design
5 2 (9.52%) A/B Testing
6 1 (4.76%) B2B
6 1 (4.76%) B2C
6 1 (4.76%) Copywriting
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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