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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 47 76 92
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 44 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.75% 0.93% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.81% 0.95% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 2
Average salary £35,750 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £38,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.96% +3.57%
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
915 740 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.71% 98.14% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 806 622 778
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 57 (95.00%) HTML
2 51 (85.00%) Adobe
3 49 (81.67%) User Experience
4 48 (80.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 45 (75.00%) CSS
6 25 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 20 (33.33%) Photoshop
8 18 (30.00%) InDesign
9 17 (28.33%) Web Development
9 17 (28.33%) Graphic Design
10 15 (25.00%) Web Design
11 14 (23.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 14 (23.33%) Axure RP
12 13 (21.67%) Usability Testing
12 13 (21.67%) Analytics
13 12 (20.00%) Flash
13 12 (20.00%) E-Learning
14 9 (15.00%) Adobe Illustrator
14 9 (15.00%) Adobe After Effects
14 9 (15.00%) HTML5
14 9 (15.00%) Social Media
15 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (11.67%) Responsive Web Design
17 6 (10.00%) C
18 5 (8.33%) PHP
18 5 (8.33%) MySQL
18 5 (8.33%) Degree
18 5 (8.33%) UX Design
18 5 (8.33%) Information Architecture
19 4 (6.67%) jQuery

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (5.00%) Moodle
2 2 (3.33%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) CMS
2 2 (3.33%) Drupal
2 2 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 48 (80.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 20 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 18 (30.00%) InDesign
4 9 (15.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 9 (15.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (5.00%) MS Office
5 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (1.67%) QuarkXPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 14 (23.33%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (95.00%) HTML
2 45 (75.00%) CSS
3 12 (20.00%) Flash
4 9 (15.00%) HTML5
5 4 (6.67%) jQuery
6 3 (5.00%) .NET
7 2 (3.33%) Sass
7 2 (3.33%) LESS
7 2 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (3.33%) Zurb Foundation
7 2 (3.33%) LAMP
7 2 (3.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 49 (81.67%) User Experience
2 17 (28.33%) Graphic Design
3 12 (20.00%) E-Learning
4 9 (15.00%) Social Media
5 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.00%) Learning Management System
6 2 (3.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Web Development
2 15 (25.00%) Web Design
3 13 (21.67%) Usability Testing
3 13 (21.67%) Analytics
4 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (8.33%) Information Architecture
6 5 (8.33%) UX Design
7 3 (5.00%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (5.00%) TDD
8 2 (3.33%) Content Management
8 2 (3.33%) SEO
8 2 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (10.00%) C
3 5 (8.33%) PHP
4 3 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 51 (85.00%) Adobe
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