The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 32 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.43% 0.75% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.78% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Designer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
224 256 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 95.73% 96.24% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 134 194 218
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £27,500 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Designer in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Designer
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Designer across the Aberdeen region.

Designer Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Designer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Designer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree