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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 119 125 113
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 107 100 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.95% 1.84% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.96% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 66 58 55
Average salary £50,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
5141 5115 4958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.71% 93.94% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3868 3761 4032
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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
(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
Reading -16 21 £43,000 -21.81% 5
Slough +15 16 £65,000 +40.54% 2
Bracknell +1 13 £50,000 +81.81% 1
Maidenhead -1 11 £35,000 -26.31%
Windsor -21 3 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 70 (40.94%) Photoshop
2 68 (39.77%) User Experience
3 52 (30.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 50 (29.24%) CSS
4 50 (29.24%) HTML
5 48 (28.07%) Marketing
6 42 (24.56%) Adobe
7 40 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (21.64%) Degree
9 33 (19.30%) Telecoms
10 25 (14.62%) Retail
10 25 (14.62%) JavaScript
10 25 (14.62%) Information Architecture
11 24 (14.04%) Human Factors
12 23 (13.45%) jQuery
12 23 (13.45%) InDesign
13 22 (12.87%) OpenUP
13 22 (12.87%) Web Development
13 22 (12.87%) Digital Media
14 20 (11.70%) Web Design
14 20 (11.70%) SEO
15 19 (11.11%) Cisco
15 19 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
15 19 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 19 (11.11%) Graphic Design
16 18 (10.53%) HTML5
16 18 (10.53%) E-Commerce
17 17 (9.94%) CCNP
17 17 (9.94%) ATL
17 17 (9.94%) Product Management

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (2.92%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.75%) CMS
4 2 (1.17%) Lync
4 2 (1.17%) WordPress
4 2 (1.17%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (1.17%) Apache
5 1 (0.58%) JBoss
5 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.58%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 70 (40.94%) Photoshop
2 52 (30.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (13.45%) InDesign
4 19 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (6.43%) MS Excel
6 9 (5.26%) MS Visio
6 9 (5.26%) Acrobat
6 9 (5.26%) OmniGraffle
7 8 (4.68%) 3ds Max
7 8 (4.68%) Adobe After Effects
7 8 (4.68%) CINEMA 4D
8 4 (2.34%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.58%) MS Project
9 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.34%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.17%) Exstream
3 1 (0.58%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.34%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.19%) LAN
2 12 (7.02%) Internet
3 10 (5.85%) Broadband
3 10 (5.85%) Network Security
4 8 (4.68%) WAN
5 7 (4.09%) WLAN
6 6 (3.51%) Firewall
7 4 (2.34%) Wireless
8 3 (1.75%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.17%) VoIP
9 2 (1.17%) VPN
9 2 (1.17%) MPLS
10 1 (0.58%) DNS
10 1 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.58%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.58%) MySQL
1 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.58%) QlikView
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (5.85%) Axure RP
2 7 (4.09%) Dreamweaver
General
1 48 (28.07%) Marketing
2 33 (19.30%) Telecoms
3 25 (14.62%) Retail
4 10 (5.85%) Finance
4 10 (5.85%) Advertising
5 9 (5.26%) Games
6 7 (4.09%) Legal
7 4 (2.34%) Banking
8 3 (1.75%) Billing
9 2 (1.17%) Automotive
10 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (29.24%) HTML
1 50 (29.24%) CSS
2 23 (13.45%) jQuery
3 18 (10.53%) HTML5
4 17 (9.94%) ATL
5 12 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (6.43%) LESS
7 7 (4.09%) XHTML
8 4 (2.34%) Flash
9 2 (1.17%) CSS3
10 1 (0.58%) Middleware
10 1 (0.58%) LAMP
10 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 68 (39.77%) User Experience
2 24 (14.04%) Human Factors
3 22 (12.87%) Digital Media
4 19 (11.11%) Graphic Design
5 14 (8.19%) Social Media
6 13 (7.60%) Ergonomics
7 11 (6.43%) RIA
8 10 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (5.26%) Smartphone
10 8 (4.68%) Animation
10 8 (4.68%) E-Learning
11 7 (4.09%) W3C
11 7 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (2.34%) Mathematics
13 2 (1.17%) Taxonomies
13 2 (1.17%) FMCG
13 2 (1.17%) Visualisation
13 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
13 2 (1.17%) New Media
14 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.85%) Windows
2 3 (1.75%) Linux
3 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.58%) Solaris
4 1 (0.58%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (14.62%) Information Architecture
3 22 (12.87%) OpenUP
3 22 (12.87%) Web Development
4 20 (11.70%) Web Design
4 20 (11.70%) SEO
5 18 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 17 (9.94%) Product Management
7 16 (9.36%) Analytics
8 13 (7.60%) Digital Marketing
8 13 (7.60%) Usability Testing
9 12 (7.02%) B2B
9 12 (7.02%) Scrum
9 12 (7.02%) Network Design
10 10 (5.85%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (4.68%) Web Analytics
12 7 (4.09%) Digital Content Management
13 6 (3.51%) Time Management
13 6 (3.51%) Performance Management
13 6 (3.51%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.62%) JavaScript
2 6 (3.51%) PHP
3 2 (1.17%) SQL
3 2 (1.17%) Java
4 1 (0.58%) VBA
4 1 (0.58%) Python
4 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.58%) Perl
4 1 (0.58%) C
4 1 (0.58%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (21.64%) Degree
2 19 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (9.94%) CCNP
4 13 (7.60%) CCDA
4 13 (7.60%) CCDP
4 13 (7.60%) Security Cleared
5 12 (7.02%) SC Cleared
6 10 (5.85%) CCIE
7 6 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (2.92%) CCIP
8 5 (2.92%) MCP
9 3 (1.75%) CCNA
10 1 (0.58%) MCSE
10 1 (0.58%) MCSA
10 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.58%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.68%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.51%) Terminal Services
2 6 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.51%) XenApp
3 5 (2.92%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Plesk
1 1 (0.58%) cPanel
Vendors
1 42 (24.56%) Adobe
2 19 (11.11%) Cisco
3 16 (9.36%) Microsoft
4 13 (7.60%) CheckPoint
5 7 (4.09%) VMware
5 7 (4.09%) Aruba
6 6 (3.51%) Sitecore
6 6 (3.51%) Business Objects
6 6 (3.51%) Citrix
7 4 (2.34%) Google
8 3 (1.75%) F5
8 3 (1.75%) HP
8 3 (1.75%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.17%) McAfee
9 2 (1.17%) Juniper
9 2 (1.17%) Sourcefire
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle
10 1 (0.58%) Siebel
10 1 (0.58%) Teradata
10 1 (0.58%) Blue Coat
Windsor, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits to be dicussed
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus,Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + BENS
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum salary dependent on candidate plus e
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bracknell
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Berkshire
Binamic
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 26 days ago