The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 164 133 132
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 59 92 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.19% 1.67% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.81% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 45 69 48
Average salary £40,500 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,900 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Designer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4649 5093 4878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.39% 92.67% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3486 3680 3878
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Designer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Designer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Designer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
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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
Reading -9 24 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Windsor -17 8 £30,000 -22.58%
Newbury -12 5 - -
Slough +5 3 £40,500 +42.10% 2
Bracknell +15 2 - - 1
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 81 (48.50%) User Experience
2 76 (45.51%) Photoshop
3 59 (35.33%) HTML
4 57 (34.13%) CSS
4 57 (34.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 53 (31.74%) Marketing
6 52 (31.14%) Degree
7 47 (28.14%) Adobe
8 42 (25.15%) JavaScript
9 34 (20.36%) Human Factors
10 33 (19.76%) jQuery
11 28 (16.77%) HTML5
11 28 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (14.97%) InDesign
12 25 (14.97%) Information Architecture
13 24 (14.37%) Web Development
13 24 (14.37%) SEO
14 23 (13.77%) Ergonomics
14 23 (13.77%) Digital Marketing
15 22 (13.17%) Retail
16 19 (11.38%) Product Management
16 19 (11.38%) Telecoms
17 18 (10.78%) Graphic Design
18 17 (10.18%) Social Media
18 17 (10.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 17 (10.18%) Web Design
19 16 (9.58%) ATL
19 16 (9.58%) B2B
19 16 (9.58%) Analytics
19 16 (9.58%) Twitter Bootstrap

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 6 (3.59%) CMS
2 5 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.80%) WordPress
3 3 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.20%) Lync
4 2 (1.20%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.60%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
Applications
1 76 (45.51%) Photoshop
2 57 (34.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (14.97%) InDesign
4 17 (10.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (7.19%) Fireworks
6 11 (6.59%) Acrobat
7 10 (5.99%) MS Excel
8 8 (4.79%) MS Visio
8 8 (4.79%) Adobe After Effects
8 8 (4.79%) CINEMA 4D
9 7 (4.19%) 3ds Max
10 6 (3.59%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (1.80%) MS Office
12 2 (1.20%) RoboHelp
12 2 (1.20%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.40%) Google Analytics
1 4 (2.40%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.99%) Internet
2 9 (5.39%) Broadband
3 5 (2.99%) Firewall
4 4 (2.40%) LAN
4 4 (2.40%) WAN
5 3 (1.80%) Network Security
6 2 (1.20%) 3G
6 2 (1.20%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.20%) 4G
7 1 (0.60%) DNS
7 1 (0.60%) MPLS
7 1 (0.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.20%) IDOL
2 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.60%) QlikView
2 1 (0.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (7.19%) Axure RP
2 4 (2.40%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.80%) Subversion
General
1 53 (31.74%) Marketing
2 22 (13.17%) Retail
3 19 (11.38%) Telecoms
4 12 (7.19%) Advertising
5 11 (6.59%) Finance
6 9 (5.39%) Games
6 9 (5.39%) Electronics
7 4 (2.40%) Banking
8 3 (1.80%) Legal
9 2 (1.20%) French Language
9 2 (1.20%) German Language
10 1 (0.60%) Billing
10 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.60%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.33%) HTML
2 57 (34.13%) CSS
3 33 (19.76%) jQuery
4 28 (16.77%) HTML5
5 16 (9.58%) ATL
5 16 (9.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (6.59%) LESS
7 10 (5.99%) CSS3
8 8 (4.79%) Flash
9 7 (4.19%) .NET
10 6 (3.59%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.80%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.80%) XHTML
11 3 (1.80%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.60%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (48.50%) User Experience
2 34 (20.36%) Human Factors
3 23 (13.77%) Ergonomics
4 18 (10.78%) Graphic Design
5 17 (10.18%) Social Media
6 13 (7.78%) Digital Media
7 12 (7.19%) E-Learning
8 11 (6.59%) RIA
9 9 (5.39%) Smartphone
10 8 (4.79%) Animation
11 7 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (2.99%) Mathematics
14 3 (1.80%) Social Network
14 3 (1.80%) Computer Science
14 3 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 2 (1.20%) Blackberry
15 2 (1.20%) Psychology
15 2 (1.20%) Taxonomies
15 2 (1.20%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.99%) Windows
2 2 (1.20%) UNIX
2 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (14.97%) Information Architecture
3 24 (14.37%) Web Development
3 24 (14.37%) SEO
4 23 (13.77%) Digital Marketing
5 19 (11.38%) Product Management
6 17 (10.18%) Web Design
7 16 (9.58%) B2B
7 16 (9.58%) Analytics
8 15 (8.98%) E-Commerce
9 13 (7.78%) OpenUP
10 12 (7.19%) Usability Testing
11 11 (6.59%) Scrum
12 10 (5.99%) UX Design
13 9 (5.39%) Content Management
14 8 (4.79%) Competitor Analysis
14 8 (4.79%) Web Analytics
15 7 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (4.19%) Responsive Web Design
15 7 (4.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 42 (25.15%) JavaScript
2 8 (4.79%) PHP
3 3 (1.80%) SQL
3 3 (1.80%) C#
4 2 (1.20%) Java
5 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (31.14%) Degree
2 6 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.99%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.40%) CCNP
5 3 (1.80%) CCDA
5 3 (1.80%) CCDP
6 2 (1.20%) CISSP
6 2 (1.20%) CCIE
6 2 (1.20%) CISA
6 2 (1.20%) CISM
6 2 (1.20%) JNCIS
6 2 (1.20%) CEH
7 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.60%) MCSE
7 1 (0.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.99%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.60%) XenApp
2 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) cPanel
1 1 (0.60%) Plesk
Vendors
1 47 (28.14%) Adobe
2 13 (7.78%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.39%) Sitecore
4 6 (3.59%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.40%) Cisco
5 4 (2.40%) Google
6 2 (1.20%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.20%) Meridio
7 1 (0.60%) Twitter
7 1 (0.60%) Teradata
7 1 (0.60%) VMware
7 1 (0.60%) Citrix
7 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
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