The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank - 32 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 2.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £42,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Designer
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast 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
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
122 136 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 94.57% 94.44% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 47 110 85
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Designer
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Designer Salary Trend in Belfast

Designer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Advertising
1 4 (80.00%) Web Design
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Graphic Design
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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.

General
1 4 (80.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Graphic Design
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft