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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 161 121 108
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 63 107 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.15% 1.86% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.99% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 43 78 52
Average salary £52,500 £41,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
5101 5369 4999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.81% 93.18% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3767 3897 3919
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -23 17 £55,000 +7.31% 4
Windsor -19 10 £30,000 -20.00%
Bracknell +5 5 £32,500 -51.85%
Slough +5 2 £40,500 +42.10% 3
Newbury -4 2 - -
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 75 (45.45%) Photoshop
2 73 (44.24%) User Experience
3 59 (35.76%) HTML
4 57 (34.55%) CSS
4 57 (34.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 50 (30.30%) Adobe
6 49 (29.70%) Marketing
7 45 (27.27%) Degree
8 37 (22.42%) JavaScript
9 33 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (16.97%) Human Factors
10 28 (16.97%) jQuery
11 26 (15.76%) InDesign
12 25 (15.15%) Retail
12 25 (15.15%) Information Architecture
13 24 (14.55%) Web Development
14 23 (13.94%) SEO
15 22 (13.33%) Telecoms
15 22 (13.33%) HTML5
16 21 (12.73%) Graphic Design
16 21 (12.73%) Web Design
17 19 (11.52%) Digital Media
17 19 (11.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 19 (11.52%) Product Management
17 19 (11.52%) OpenUP
18 18 (10.91%) Social Media
19 17 (10.30%) Ergonomics
19 17 (10.30%) ATL
20 16 (9.70%) E-Commerce
20 16 (9.70%) B2B

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 5 (3.03%) CMS
2 3 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.82%) WordPress
3 2 (1.21%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.21%) Lync
4 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.61%) Apache
4 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.61%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 75 (45.45%) Photoshop
2 57 (34.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (15.76%) InDesign
4 19 (11.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (6.06%) Acrobat
6 9 (5.45%) MS Visio
6 9 (5.45%) OmniGraffle
7 8 (4.85%) 3ds Max
7 8 (4.85%) Adobe After Effects
7 8 (4.85%) CINEMA 4D
8 7 (4.24%) MS Excel
9 5 (3.03%) Fireworks
10 2 (1.21%) MS Office
11 1 (0.61%) MS Project
11 1 (0.61%) RoboHelp
11 1 (0.61%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.42%) Google Analytics
1 4 (2.42%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.67%) Internet
2 10 (6.06%) Broadband
3 7 (4.24%) LAN
4 6 (3.64%) Network Security
5 5 (3.03%) Firewall
6 4 (2.42%) WAN
7 3 (1.82%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.21%) 4G
8 2 (1.21%) WLAN
8 2 (1.21%) 3G
8 2 (1.21%) MPLS
9 1 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.61%) DNS
9 1 (0.61%) VoIP
9 1 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.61%) MVNO
9 1 (0.61%) IOS XR
9 1 (0.61%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.21%) IDOL
2 1 (0.61%) QlikView
2 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (7.27%) Axure RP
2 5 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.61%) Subversion
3 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (29.70%) Marketing
2 25 (15.15%) Retail
3 22 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 12 (7.27%) Advertising
5 10 (6.06%) Finance
6 9 (5.45%) Games
7 4 (2.42%) Banking
7 4 (2.42%) Legal
8 2 (1.21%) Automotive
8 2 (1.21%) French Language
8 2 (1.21%) German Language
9 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.76%) HTML
2 57 (34.55%) CSS
3 28 (16.97%) jQuery
4 22 (13.33%) HTML5
5 17 (10.30%) ATL
6 14 (8.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (6.67%) LESS
8 8 (4.85%) Flash
9 5 (3.03%) XHTML
9 5 (3.03%) CSS3
10 3 (1.82%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.82%) .NET
11 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.61%) Web Services
12 1 (0.61%) LAMP
12 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 73 (44.24%) User Experience
2 28 (16.97%) Human Factors
3 21 (12.73%) Graphic Design
4 19 (11.52%) Digital Media
5 18 (10.91%) Social Media
6 17 (10.30%) Ergonomics
7 11 (6.67%) RIA
7 11 (6.67%) E-Learning
8 9 (5.45%) Smartphone
9 8 (4.85%) Animation
10 7 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (3.03%) Mathematics
11 5 (3.03%) W3C
12 3 (1.82%) Social Network
13 2 (1.21%) FMCG
13 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
13 2 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (1.21%) Taxonomies
13 2 (1.21%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.03%) Windows
2 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.61%) Linux
3 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (15.15%) Information Architecture
3 24 (14.55%) Web Development
4 23 (13.94%) SEO
5 21 (12.73%) Web Design
6 19 (11.52%) OpenUP
6 19 (11.52%) Product Management
7 16 (9.70%) Analytics
7 16 (9.70%) E-Commerce
7 16 (9.70%) B2B
8 15 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (7.88%) Usability Testing
10 11 (6.67%) Scrum
11 8 (4.85%) Content Management
11 8 (4.85%) Web Analytics
12 7 (4.24%) Competitor Analysis
12 7 (4.24%) Digital Content Management
13 6 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (3.64%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (3.64%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 37 (22.42%) JavaScript
2 8 (4.85%) PHP
3 4 (2.42%) SQL
4 2 (1.21%) C#
4 2 (1.21%) Java
5 1 (0.61%) Perl
5 1 (0.61%) Python
5 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (27.27%) Degree
2 8 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.24%) CCNP
4 6 (3.64%) CCDA
4 6 (3.64%) CCDP
5 5 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.03%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.42%) CCIE
7 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.61%) MCSE
7 1 (0.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Plesk
1 1 (0.61%) cPanel
Vendors
1 50 (30.30%) Adobe
2 11 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.85%) Sitecore
3 8 (4.85%) Cisco
4 6 (3.64%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.42%) Google
6 3 (1.82%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.21%) Aruba
7 2 (1.21%) Meridio
8 1 (0.61%) Twitter
8 1 (0.61%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.61%) VMware
8 1 (0.61%) Teradata
8 1 (0.61%) Citrix
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CEM
Salary: From £24,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Exc Bens
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