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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 136 170 121
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 78 54 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.55% 0.96% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.03% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 52 39 57
Average salary £53,750 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £34,750 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £70,000 £64,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
4728 5245 5165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.20% 92.98% 93.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3624 3696 4097
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 3 August 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 August 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 -8 19 £39,000 +0.64% 6
Slough +1 6 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Newbury -1 4 - - 2
Maidenhead +5 3 £57,500 +43.75%
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 66 (47.83%) User Experience
2 56 (40.58%) Photoshop
3 50 (36.23%) Degree
4 45 (32.61%) Adobe Illustrator
5 43 (31.16%) HTML
6 39 (28.26%) CSS
7 37 (26.81%) JavaScript
8 33 (23.91%) Marketing
8 33 (23.91%) Human Factors
9 31 (22.46%) Adobe
10 30 (21.74%) Ergonomics
11 23 (16.67%) jQuery
12 22 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (13.77%) SEO
13 19 (13.77%) Web Development
14 18 (13.04%) B2B
14 18 (13.04%) Fireworks
15 17 (12.32%) Electronics
15 17 (12.32%) Digital Marketing
15 17 (12.32%) UX Design
15 17 (12.32%) HTML5
16 15 (10.87%) Social Media
16 15 (10.87%) InDesign
17 14 (10.14%) Web Design
18 13 (9.42%) Telecoms
18 13 (9.42%) MS Excel
18 13 (9.42%) Axure RP
19 12 (8.70%) Information Architecture
19 12 (8.70%) QA
19 12 (8.70%) Microsoft

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 7 (5.07%) CMS
2 4 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.90%) Node.js
3 3 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.45%) Lync
4 2 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.72%) WordPress
5 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.72%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 56 (40.58%) Photoshop
2 45 (32.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (13.04%) Fireworks
4 15 (10.87%) InDesign
5 13 (9.42%) MS Excel
6 8 (5.80%) MS Office
6 8 (5.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (5.07%) Adobe After Effects
7 7 (5.07%) MS Visio
8 5 (3.62%) Acrobat
8 5 (3.62%) Adobe Premiere
8 5 (3.62%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (1.45%) CINEMA 4D
10 2 (1.45%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (1.45%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) SaaS
2 2 (1.45%) Office 365
2 2 (1.45%) Yammer
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.62%) Firewall
2 3 (2.17%) Network Security
2 3 (2.17%) LAN
2 3 (2.17%) WAN
3 2 (1.45%) 3G
3 2 (1.45%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.45%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (3.62%) RDBMS
2 5 (3.62%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.90%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.45%) IDOL
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.72%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (9.42%) Axure RP
2 4 (2.90%) JUnit
2 4 (2.90%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (2.90%) Selenium
2 4 (2.90%) EasyMock
2 4 (2.90%) DbUnit
3 3 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.17%) Subversion
4 2 (1.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 33 (23.91%) Marketing
2 17 (12.32%) Electronics
3 13 (9.42%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.07%) Finance
5 6 (4.35%) Advertising
6 5 (3.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.17%) Legal
8 2 (1.45%) Banking
8 2 (1.45%) Billing
8 2 (1.45%) French Language
8 2 (1.45%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (31.16%) HTML
2 39 (28.26%) CSS
3 23 (16.67%) jQuery
4 17 (12.32%) HTML5
5 10 (7.25%) CSS3
6 8 (5.80%) Flash
7 7 (5.07%) .NET
7 7 (5.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (4.35%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.62%) Ajax
10 4 (2.90%) J2SE
10 4 (2.90%) J2EE
10 4 (2.90%) Web Services
11 3 (2.17%) XHTML
11 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.17%) LESS
11 3 (2.17%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.72%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 66 (47.83%) User Experience
2 33 (23.91%) Human Factors
3 30 (21.74%) Ergonomics
4 15 (10.87%) Social Media
5 10 (7.25%) Graphic Design
6 9 (6.52%) Digital Media
7 8 (5.80%) New Media
8 7 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (4.35%) E-Learning
10 5 (3.62%) Mathematics
11 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (2.17%) Social Network
12 3 (2.17%) RIA
12 3 (2.17%) Psychology
12 3 (2.17%) Animation
12 3 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
13 2 (1.45%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (1.45%) Photography
13 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.90%) Android
1 4 (2.90%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.17%) Windows
3 2 (1.45%) UNIX
4 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (13.77%) SEO
2 19 (13.77%) Web Development
3 18 (13.04%) B2B
4 17 (12.32%) Digital Marketing
4 17 (12.32%) UX Design
5 14 (10.14%) Web Design
6 12 (8.70%) Information Architecture
7 11 (7.97%) Project Management
8 9 (6.52%) E-Commerce
8 9 (6.52%) Content Management
9 8 (5.80%) Industrial Design
9 8 (5.80%) Competitor Analysis
9 8 (5.80%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (5.80%) Validation
9 8 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (5.80%) Product Management
9 8 (5.80%) Analytics
10 7 (5.07%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.81%) JavaScript
2 7 (5.07%) Java
3 4 (2.90%) PHP
4 3 (2.17%) C#
4 3 (2.17%) SQL
5 1 (0.72%) ABAP
5 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (36.23%) Degree
2 5 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.17%) CCNP
3 3 (2.17%) CCDA
3 3 (2.17%) CCDP
3 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.45%) CCIE
4 2 (1.45%) CISSP
4 2 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.45%) CISA
4 2 (1.45%) CISM
4 2 (1.45%) CEH
4 2 (1.45%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.72%) WCAG
Vendors
1 31 (22.46%) Adobe
2 12 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.52%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.17%) Cisco
5 2 (1.45%) SAP
5 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.45%) Meridio
6 1 (0.72%) Informatica
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle
6 1 (0.72%) hybris
6 1 (0.72%) Twitter
6 1 (0.72%) Talend
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £35,000 per annum £35k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Exc Bens
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Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year + Package
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Exc Bens
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