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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 127 116 149
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 101 105 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.84% 1.98% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 2.12% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 61 51 41
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,120 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +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
5178 4957 4806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.23% 93.56% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 3669 3993
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £67,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -3 26 £41,500 +14.48% 7
Slough +15 23 £65,000 +20.93% 1
Bracknell -9 14 £52,500 +80.72%
Maidenhead +8 12 £35,000 - 1
Windsor -13 1 £65,000 +73.33%
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 56 (34.57%) Photoshop
1 56 (34.57%) User Experience
2 49 (30.25%) Telecoms
2 49 (30.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 40 (24.69%) HTML
4 39 (24.07%) CSS
5 37 (22.84%) Adobe
5 37 (22.84%) Marketing
6 31 (19.14%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (15.43%) Retail
8 23 (14.20%) Degree
9 22 (13.58%) Cisco
9 22 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (13.58%) OpenUP
10 21 (12.96%) InDesign
11 20 (12.35%) Internet
11 20 (12.35%) CCNP
11 20 (12.35%) jQuery
12 19 (11.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 19 (11.73%) Digital Media
13 18 (11.11%) Broadband
14 17 (10.49%) Graphic Design
14 17 (10.49%) Smartphone
14 17 (10.49%) LAN
14 17 (10.49%) ATL
14 17 (10.49%) Web Design
15 16 (9.88%) CheckPoint
15 16 (9.88%) JavaScript
15 16 (9.88%) CCDA
16 15 (9.26%) E-Commerce

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (3.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.85%) WordPress
3 3 (1.85%) CMS
3 3 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.23%) Apache
4 2 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (1.23%) Lync
5 1 (0.62%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.62%) JBoss
Applications
1 56 (34.57%) Photoshop
2 49 (30.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (12.96%) InDesign
4 19 (11.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (6.17%) Acrobat
5 10 (6.17%) Adobe After Effects
6 9 (5.56%) OmniGraffle
6 9 (5.56%) CINEMA 4D
7 8 (4.94%) 3ds Max
7 8 (4.94%) MS Excel
8 6 (3.70%) MS Visio
9 4 (2.47%) Fireworks
10 3 (1.85%) MS Office
11 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.23%) Exstream
3 1 (0.62%) Magento
3 1 (0.62%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.47%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.35%) Internet
2 18 (11.11%) Broadband
3 17 (10.49%) LAN
4 12 (7.41%) Network Security
5 11 (6.79%) WAN
6 7 (4.32%) WLAN
7 6 (3.70%) Firewall
8 4 (2.47%) Wireless
9 3 (1.85%) BIG-IP
10 2 (1.23%) VPN
10 2 (1.23%) VoIP
10 2 (1.23%) MPLS
11 1 (0.62%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.62%) MVNO
11 1 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.62%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.62%) DAB
11 1 (0.62%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.62%) QlikView
1 1 (0.62%) MySQL
1 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (4.94%) Axure RP
2 5 (3.09%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
General
1 49 (30.25%) Telecoms
2 37 (22.84%) Marketing
3 25 (15.43%) Retail
4 11 (6.79%) Finance
5 9 (5.56%) Games
6 8 (4.94%) Advertising
7 7 (4.32%) Legal
7 7 (4.32%) Banking
8 3 (1.85%) Billing
9 2 (1.23%) Automotive
10 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (24.69%) HTML
2 39 (24.07%) CSS
3 20 (12.35%) jQuery
4 17 (10.49%) ATL
5 15 (9.26%) HTML5
6 8 (4.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (4.32%) LESS
7 7 (4.32%) XHTML
7 7 (4.32%) Rendezvous
8 4 (2.47%) CSS3
9 2 (1.23%) Web Services
9 2 (1.23%) Flash
10 1 (0.62%) JSON
10 1 (0.62%) Middleware
10 1 (0.62%) LAMP
10 1 (0.62%) DHTML
10 1 (0.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (34.57%) User Experience
2 19 (11.73%) Digital Media
3 17 (10.49%) Graphic Design
3 17 (10.49%) Smartphone
4 13 (8.02%) Human Factors
5 11 (6.79%) Social Media
6 10 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (5.56%) Animation
8 7 (4.32%) RIA
8 7 (4.32%) Handset
8 7 (4.32%) W3C
9 6 (3.70%) E-Learning
9 6 (3.70%) Ergonomics
10 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.85%) Computer Science
12 2 (1.23%) FMCG
12 2 (1.23%) Taxonomies
12 2 (1.23%) New Media
12 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.17%) Windows
2 3 (1.85%) Linux
3 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.62%) UNIX
4 1 (0.62%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.14%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (13.58%) OpenUP
3 17 (10.49%) Web Design
4 15 (9.26%) E-Commerce
4 15 (9.26%) Network Design
4 15 (9.26%) Information Architecture
5 13 (8.02%) Analytics
5 13 (8.02%) Web Development
5 13 (8.02%) SEO
6 11 (6.79%) Product Management
6 11 (6.79%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (6.79%) Scrum
7 10 (6.17%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (5.56%) Usability Testing
9 8 (4.94%) Web Analytics
10 7 (4.32%) Digital Content Management
11 6 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (3.70%) B2B
11 6 (3.70%) Online Marketing
12 5 (3.09%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.88%) JavaScript
2 9 (5.56%) Java
3 6 (3.70%) PHP
4 2 (1.23%) SQL
5 1 (0.62%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (0.62%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.62%) Python
5 1 (0.62%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.62%) VBA
5 1 (0.62%) C
5 1 (0.62%) C#
5 1 (0.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (14.20%) Degree
2 22 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (12.35%) CCNP
4 16 (9.88%) CCDA
5 13 (8.02%) Security Cleared
5 13 (8.02%) CCDP
6 12 (7.41%) SC Cleared
7 10 (6.17%) CCIE
8 8 (4.94%) CCIP
9 6 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (3.09%) MCP
11 3 (1.85%) CCNA
11 3 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.62%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.62%) MCSE
12 1 (0.62%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.70%) Terminal Services
2 6 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.70%) XenApp
3 5 (3.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Plesk
1 1 (0.62%) cPanel
Vendors
1 37 (22.84%) Adobe
2 22 (13.58%) Cisco
3 16 (9.88%) CheckPoint
4 12 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.17%) Aruba
6 7 (4.32%) VMware
6 7 (4.32%) TIBCO
7 6 (3.70%) Citrix
7 6 (3.70%) F5
8 4 (2.47%) Google
9 3 (1.85%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.85%) Cognizant
9 3 (1.85%) HP
9 3 (1.85%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.23%) Juniper
10 2 (1.23%) McAfee
10 2 (1.23%) Sourcefire
11 1 (0.62%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.62%) Veritas
11 1 (0.62%) Apple
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum and Bonus and health and pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire, South East, United Kingdom
Binamic
Salary: £30K Basic + 28 Days Holiday per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £6,300 Car + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vitamin T
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum £45k - £60k + benefits and quarterly
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
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