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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 76 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 7 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.89% 0.51% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.53% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 12
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -42.22%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
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
751 937 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.55% 96.10% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 678 766 903
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 - -
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (76.92%) E-Commerce
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) Photoshop
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 7 (53.85%) Web Design
4 7 (53.85%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (46.15%) Ajax
6 4 (30.77%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (30.77%) User Experience
7 3 (23.08%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (23.08%) Adobe
7 3 (23.08%) Marketing
8 2 (15.38%) Email Marketing
8 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
8 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (15.38%) Axure RP
8 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (7.69%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (7.69%) Analytics
9 1 (7.69%) PHP
9 1 (7.69%) HND
9 1 (7.69%) InDesign
9 1 (7.69%) W3C
9 1 (7.69%) Fireworks
9 1 (7.69%) CAD
9 1 (7.69%) Finance
9 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
9 1 (7.69%) Advertising

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Photoshop
2 4 (30.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (23.08%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (7.69%) Fireworks
5 1 (7.69%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Blog
3 1 (7.69%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) E-Commerce
2 7 (53.85%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (53.85%) Web Design
3 2 (15.38%) Email Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) CAD
4 1 (7.69%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) HND
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe