The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 80 74 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 7 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.75% 1.91% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.97% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 26
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.96% +3.57%
Designer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
873 964 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 93.87% 96.79% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 785 847 1028
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Designer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Designer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 10 (55.56%) User Experience
2 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (33.33%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 6 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) Adobe
5 4 (22.22%) Advertising
5 4 (22.22%) Social Media
5 4 (22.22%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 3 (16.67%) Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (16.67%) Axure RP
7 2 (11.11%) C
7 2 (11.11%) Java
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle
7 2 (11.11%) SAP
7 2 (11.11%) UML
7 2 (11.11%) Flash
7 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (11.11%) ERP
7 2 (11.11%) SOA
7 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
7 2 (11.11%) Dreamweaver

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 6 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (22.22%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Maximo
2 1 (5.56%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Intranet
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) DWDM
2 1 (5.56%) MPLS
2 1 (5.56%) OSPF
2 1 (5.56%) BGP
2 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) HSRP
2 1 (5.56%) RIP
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 2 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (22.22%) Advertising
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
3 1 (5.56%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) Flash
4 2 (11.11%) Spring
4 2 (11.11%) Ajax
4 2 (11.11%) Java EE
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) User Experience
2 4 (22.22%) Social Media
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Content Management
4 2 (11.11%) UML
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) EAM
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 2 (11.11%) hybris
3 1 (5.56%) F5
3 1 (5.56%) Progress
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) webMethods
3 1 (5.56%) Pega
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Juniper
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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