The median annual salary for a Web Designer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Designer
England / North West
Rank 240 228 218
Rank change year-on-year -12 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Designer 14 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.23% 0.18% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.18% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 28
Median salary £35,000 £25,500 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.25% +0.99%  
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 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 5946 5514 6351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.73% 97.03% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4952 4624 5108
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Designer in the North West

Web Designer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Web Designer in the North West

Web Designer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Designer in the North West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Designer in the North West

Web 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 Web Designer within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Manchester -17 8 £35,000 +33.33% 5
Lancashire - 3 £32,500 -
Cheshire +6 1 £22,500 -16.66%
Web Designer
England

Web Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region featuring Web Designer in the job title.

1 22 (88.00%) HTML
1 22 (88.00%) CSS
2 16 (64.00%) User Experience
3 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (48.00%) Adobe
4 12 (48.00%) Web Design
5 10 (40.00%) Photoshop
6 7 (28.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
6 7 (28.00%) CSS3
6 7 (28.00%) HTML5
6 7 (28.00%) jQuery
6 7 (28.00%) Wireframes
7 6 (24.00%) Prototyping
7 6 (24.00%) Kanban
7 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (24.00%) Retail
7 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (24.00%) Scrum
7 6 (24.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (20.00%) Flash
8 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 5 (20.00%) Information Architecture
8 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (20.00%) User Stories
8 5 (20.00%) UXPin
8 5 (20.00%) InVision
9 4 (16.00%) iPad
9 4 (16.00%) Marketing

Web Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (8.00%) CMS
1 2 (8.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) Kentico
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (28.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (24.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (20.00%) InVision
4 5 (20.00%) UXPin
5 4 (16.00%) InDesign
6 2 (8.00%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (8.00%) MS Office
7 1 (4.00%) Acrobat
7 1 (4.00%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (4.00%) Fireworks
7 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Sublime Text
General
1 6 (24.00%) Retail
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) CSS
1 22 (88.00%) HTML
2 7 (28.00%) CSS3
2 7 (28.00%) HTML5
2 7 (28.00%) jQuery
3 5 (20.00%) Flash
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) Ajax
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) XHTML
4 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) User Experience
2 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (16.00%) iPad
4 2 (8.00%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.00%) Photography
5 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (4.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Web Design
2 7 (28.00%) Wireframes
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (24.00%) Kanban
3 6 (24.00%) Prototyping
3 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (20.00%) User Stories
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (12.00%) SEO
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Content Management
7 1 (4.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
7 1 (4.00%) Infographics
7 1 (4.00%) Pay per click
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Adobe
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
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