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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 169 110 184
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 60 122 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.01% 2.05% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 2.20% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 43 79 34
Average salary £52,500 £41,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,400 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,232 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -1.42%
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
5522 5536 5064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.54% 93.23% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3798 4229 4149
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +17 27 £52,500 +7.69% 2
Maidenhead -9 12 £65,000 -7.14%
Slough -5 6 £65,000 +132.14% 2
Newbury +4 4 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Bracknell -16 3 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Windsor -38 3 £65,000 +132.14%
Wokingham -5 1 £40,000 -
Ascot - 1 £28,000 -
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 39 (33.91%) Telecoms
2 24 (20.87%) User Experience
3 18 (15.65%) Windows
4 17 (14.78%) Cisco
4 17 (14.78%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (13.91%) Security Cleared
5 16 (13.91%) CCNP
6 15 (13.04%) Photoshop
6 15 (13.04%) CheckPoint
6 15 (13.04%) SC Cleared
7 14 (12.17%) Network Security
7 14 (12.17%) LAN
8 13 (11.30%) HTML
8 13 (11.30%) CCDA
8 13 (11.30%) Network Design
9 12 (10.43%) Banking
9 12 (10.43%) Internet
9 12 (10.43%) Java
9 12 (10.43%) CSS
10 11 (9.57%) SQL Server
10 11 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (9.57%) WAN
10 11 (9.57%) Finance
10 11 (9.57%) Adobe Illustrator
10 11 (9.57%) Marketing
11 10 (8.70%) Smartphone
11 10 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (8.70%) Scrum
11 10 (8.70%) VMware
11 10 (8.70%) Firewall

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.35%) CMS
1 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
1 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (3.48%) Drupal
3 1 (0.87%) WordPress
3 1 (0.87%) JBoss
3 1 (0.87%) Apache
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 11 (9.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (6.96%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (2.61%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.74%) InDesign
6 2 (1.74%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (1.74%) MS Office
7 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.87%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.87%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Exstream
2 1 (0.87%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.17%) LAN
1 14 (12.17%) Network Security
2 12 (10.43%) Internet
3 11 (9.57%) WAN
4 10 (8.70%) Broadband
4 10 (8.70%) Firewall
5 8 (6.96%) Wireless
6 5 (4.35%) WLAN
7 4 (3.48%) HTTP
7 4 (3.48%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.48%) HTTPS
7 4 (3.48%) SAN
8 3 (2.61%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.74%) VPN
10 1 (0.87%) VoIP
10 1 (0.87%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.87%) DMVPN
10 1 (0.87%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.57%) SQL Server
1 11 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.48%) Star Schema
2 4 (3.48%) Data Mart
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.74%) DB2
4 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.87%) MySQL
4 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.87%) QlikView
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (4.35%) Subversion
2 5 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.74%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.87%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (33.91%) Telecoms
2 12 (10.43%) Banking
3 11 (9.57%) Finance
3 11 (9.57%) Marketing
4 6 (5.22%) Legal
5 4 (3.48%) Billing
6 3 (2.61%) Advertising
7 2 (1.74%) Games
8 1 (0.87%) Military
8 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.30%) HTML
2 12 (10.43%) CSS
3 9 (7.83%) Rendezvous
4 7 (6.09%) XHTML
4 7 (6.09%) CSS3
5 6 (5.22%) jQuery
5 6 (5.22%) HTML5
6 2 (1.74%) Flash
7 1 (0.87%) DHTML
7 1 (0.87%) Middleware
7 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.87%) JSON
7 1 (0.87%) Web Services
7 1 (0.87%) XML
7 1 (0.87%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.87%) User Experience
2 10 (8.70%) Smartphone
3 9 (7.83%) Handset
4 7 (6.09%) Graphic Design
5 6 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.61%) W3C
6 3 (2.61%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.74%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.87%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.87%) iPad
8 1 (0.87%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (0.87%) Animation
8 1 (0.87%) Photography
8 1 (0.87%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.65%) Windows
2 8 (6.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.61%) Linux
5 2 (1.74%) Solaris
5 2 (1.74%) UNIX
6 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (11.30%) Network Design
2 10 (8.70%) Scrum
2 10 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (7.83%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (6.96%) Analytics
4 8 (6.96%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (6.09%) Data Modelling
5 7 (6.09%) ETL
6 6 (5.22%) Web Design
7 5 (4.35%) Web Development
7 5 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (3.48%) Time Management
8 4 (3.48%) Product Management
8 4 (3.48%) SEO
9 3 (2.61%) ITIL
9 3 (2.61%) Business Development
9 3 (2.61%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.43%) Java
2 7 (6.09%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.48%) PHP
4 2 (1.74%) SQL
5 1 (0.87%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.87%) VBA
5 1 (0.87%) Python
5 1 (0.87%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (0.87%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (0.87%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (14.78%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (13.91%) CCNP
2 16 (13.91%) Security Cleared
3 15 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 13 (11.30%) CCDA
5 10 (8.70%) CCDP
6 8 (6.96%) CCIP
7 6 (5.22%) CCIE
8 5 (4.35%) MCP
8 5 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (4.35%) DV Cleared
9 4 (3.48%) Degree
10 3 (2.61%) CCNA
11 1 (0.87%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.35%) XenApp
3 5 (4.35%) Terminal Services
3 5 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.48%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 17 (14.78%) Cisco
2 15 (13.04%) CheckPoint
3 10 (8.70%) VMware
4 9 (7.83%) TIBCO
5 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.96%) Aruba
6 7 (6.09%) Teradata
7 6 (5.22%) F5
7 6 (5.22%) Adobe
7 6 (5.22%) Oracle
7 6 (5.22%) McAfee
8 5 (4.35%) Citrix
8 5 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (2.61%) HP
10 2 (1.74%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.74%) Juniper
10 2 (1.74%) Informatica
10 2 (1.74%) Sourcefire
11 1 (0.87%) Netezza
11 1 (0.87%) Blue Coat
Berkshire
Epsilium Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica UK Limited
Salary: Highly Competitive + Pension + Bonus + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ZPos Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £22,000 per annum negotiable based on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Newbury
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago