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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 80 65 79
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 11 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.33% 2.94% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 2.98% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 4
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
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
812 907 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.54% 98.80% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 722 792 530
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 30 (93.75%) User Experience
2 21 (65.63%) Adobe
3 18 (56.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (31.25%) HTML
5 9 (28.13%) CSS
5 9 (28.13%) Web Design
6 6 (18.75%) Magento
6 6 (18.75%) Marketing
6 6 (18.75%) Advertising
7 5 (15.63%) Photoshop
7 5 (15.63%) Graphic Design
7 5 (15.63%) Data Protection
8 4 (12.50%) WordPress
8 4 (12.50%) Front End Development
8 4 (12.50%) Analytics
8 4 (12.50%) jQuery
8 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.50%) SEO
9 3 (9.38%) CMS
9 3 (9.38%) Degree
9 3 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (9.38%) Sass
9 3 (9.38%) Time Management
9 3 (9.38%) HTML5
9 3 (9.38%) Social Media
9 3 (9.38%) Rapid Prototyping
10 2 (6.25%) Axure RP
10 2 (6.25%) UX Design
10 2 (6.25%) Infographics
10 2 (6.25%) WCAG

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (12.50%) WordPress
2 3 (9.38%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (15.63%) Photoshop
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (3.13%) InDesign
4 1 (3.13%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (18.75%) Advertising
1 6 (18.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 9 (28.13%) CSS
3 4 (12.50%) jQuery
4 3 (9.38%) HTML5
4 3 (9.38%) Sass
5 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.13%) CSS3
5 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (93.75%) User Experience
2 5 (15.63%) Graphic Design
3 3 (9.38%) Social Media
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Web Design
2 5 (15.63%) Data Protection
3 4 (12.50%) Analytics
3 4 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 4 (12.50%) SEO
4 3 (9.38%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (9.38%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) Content Management
5 2 (6.25%) Email Marketing
5 2 (6.25%) Infographics
5 2 (6.25%) Usability Testing
5 2 (6.25%) UX Design
5 2 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) WCAG
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Adobe