The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 123 73 110
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 10 56 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.51% 2.80% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 2.90% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 12
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Designer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1873 1933 1688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.40% 96.75% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1565 1465
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Designer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Designer Salary Trend in Bristol

Designer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 19 (32.20%) HTML
2 16 (27.12%) CSS
3 14 (23.73%) HTML5
4 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
5 12 (20.34%) Photoshop
5 12 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (20.34%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (18.64%) Finance
6 11 (18.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (18.64%) CSS3
6 11 (18.64%) Data Architecture
6 11 (18.64%) Information Management
7 10 (16.95%) Degree
8 9 (15.25%) jQuery
8 9 (15.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (15.25%) User Experience
9 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
9 8 (13.56%) Mobile App
9 8 (13.56%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (13.56%) Dojo
9 8 (13.56%) Dreamweaver
9 8 (13.56%) PHP
10 7 (11.86%) Windows
10 7 (11.86%) CAD
10 7 (11.86%) Project Management
10 7 (11.86%) Web Design
10 7 (11.86%) FMCG
10 7 (11.86%) Visualisation
11 6 (10.17%) Apple iOS
11 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (8.47%) nginx
1 5 (8.47%) Node.js
2 4 (6.78%) PowerExchange
3 2 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) Drupal
3 2 (3.39%) WordPress
3 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Photoshop
2 11 (18.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (8.47%) Fireworks
4 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.69%) InDesign
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) HSDPA
1 4 (6.78%) MIMO
1 4 (6.78%) LTE
1 4 (6.78%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (5.08%) iSCSI
2 3 (5.08%) HTTP
2 3 (5.08%) Firewall
3 2 (3.39%) SAN
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.69%) VLAN
4 1 (1.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Military
3 2 (3.39%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) HTML
2 16 (27.12%) CSS
3 14 (23.73%) HTML5
4 11 (18.64%) CSS3
5 9 (15.25%) jQuery
6 8 (13.56%) Dojo
6 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
7 5 (8.47%) Sass
8 4 (6.78%) Velocity
9 3 (5.08%) Ext JS
9 3 (5.08%) LESS
9 3 (5.08%) REST
9 3 (5.08%) Meteor
10 2 (3.39%) Web Services
10 2 (3.39%) Ajax
10 2 (3.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) User Experience
2 8 (13.56%) Mobile App
3 7 (11.86%) Visualisation
3 7 (11.86%) FMCG
4 6 (10.17%) Graphic Design
5 4 (6.78%) GIS
5 4 (6.78%) Data Integration
6 3 (5.08%) RIA
7 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
7 2 (3.39%) Learning Management System
7 2 (3.39%) Clustering
7 2 (3.39%) SCORM
7 2 (3.39%) Animation
7 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Android
2 6 (10.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (18.64%) Information Management
2 11 (18.64%) Data Architecture
3 9 (15.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (13.56%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (11.86%) Web Design
5 7 (11.86%) CAD
5 7 (11.86%) Project Management
6 6 (10.17%) ETL
6 6 (10.17%) Validation
7 5 (8.47%) Android Development
7 5 (8.47%) iOS Development
7 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.78%) Data Management
8 4 (6.78%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.78%) ITIL
8 4 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.78%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (6.78%) Physical Data Model
8 4 (6.78%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
2 8 (13.56%) PHP
3 4 (6.78%) SQL
4 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.39%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (3.39%) C
5 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) CITP
3 2 (3.39%) MCSE
3 2 (3.39%) MCSA
3 2 (3.39%) ISEB
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.39%) GIAC
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.39%) XenApp
2 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle
1 5 (8.47%) Informatica
1 5 (8.47%) VMware
2 3 (5.08%) Sencha
3 2 (3.39%) Kenexa
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco
3 2 (3.39%) IBM
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Adobe
3 2 (3.39%) Citrix