The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 100 76 73
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 4 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.39% 1.91% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.94% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 7
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -30.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Designer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
992 980 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.88% 98.59% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 870 837 673
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Designer in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Designer
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Designer across the Brighton region.

Designer Salary Trend in Brighton

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 37 (92.50%) HTML
1 37 (92.50%) Adobe
2 35 (87.50%) User Experience
2 35 (87.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 26 (65.00%) CSS
4 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 23 (57.50%) Photoshop
6 21 (52.50%) InDesign
6 21 (52.50%) Web Design
7 14 (35.00%) Graphic Design
7 14 (35.00%) Web Development
8 11 (27.50%) Adobe After Effects
8 11 (27.50%) E-Learning
8 11 (27.50%) HTML5
8 11 (27.50%) Flash
9 10 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (7.50%) UX Design
11 3 (7.50%) Information Architecture
11 3 (7.50%) Degree
11 3 (7.50%) TDD
11 3 (7.50%) C#
11 3 (7.50%) .NET
12 2 (5.00%) MySQL
12 2 (5.00%) PHP
12 2 (5.00%) Linux
12 2 (5.00%) Apache
12 2 (5.00%) W3C
12 2 (5.00%) SEO
12 2 (5.00%) Migration

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (5.00%) Apache
1 2 (5.00%) CMS
1 2 (5.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 35 (87.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 23 (57.50%) Photoshop
3 21 (52.50%) InDesign
4 11 (27.50%) Adobe After Effects
5 10 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (92.50%) HTML
2 26 (65.00%) CSS
3 11 (27.50%) Flash
3 11 (27.50%) HTML5
4 3 (7.50%) .NET
5 2 (5.00%) Zurb Foundation
5 2 (5.00%) LAMP
5 2 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 35 (87.50%) User Experience
2 14 (35.00%) Graphic Design
3 11 (27.50%) E-Learning
4 2 (5.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Web Design
2 14 (35.00%) Web Development
3 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.50%) TDD
4 3 (7.50%) UX Design
4 3 (7.50%) Information Architecture
5 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (5.00%) Content Management
5 2 (5.00%) SEO
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.50%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 37 (92.50%) Adobe
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