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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 82 91 125
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 23 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.55% 1.66% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.75% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 5
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £48,850 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Designer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1441 1712 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.17% 95.01% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1486 1676
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Designer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Designer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Designer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 41 (77.36%) User Experience
2 32 (60.38%) HTML
3 31 (58.49%) CSS
4 30 (56.60%) Photoshop
5 23 (43.40%) Mobile App
6 22 (41.51%) Software Engineering
7 21 (39.62%) Visualisation
8 16 (30.19%) Rapid Prototyping
9 13 (24.53%) .NET
10 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
11 11 (20.75%) Technical Analysis
12 9 (16.98%) Adobe
12 9 (16.98%) Adobe Illustrator
13 7 (13.21%) Marketing
13 7 (13.21%) Big Data
14 6 (11.32%) Graphic Design
15 5 (9.43%) InDesign
16 4 (7.55%) Degree
16 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
16 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
16 4 (7.55%) Flash
16 4 (7.55%) CRM
17 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
17 3 (5.66%) SAP
17 3 (5.66%) Java
17 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
17 3 (5.66%) CSS3
17 3 (5.66%) HTML5
17 3 (5.66%) Computer Science

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) SAP Portal
3 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (56.60%) Photoshop
2 9 (16.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (9.43%) InDesign
4 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
5 2 (3.77%) MS Office
5 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.89%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (1.89%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (1.89%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
1 1 (1.89%) Rackspace Cloud
1 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.89%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.89%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.89%) NWDS
General
1 7 (13.21%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Games
2 2 (3.77%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (60.38%) HTML
2 31 (58.49%) CSS
3 13 (24.53%) .NET
4 4 (7.55%) Flash
5 3 (5.66%) jQuery
5 3 (5.66%) HTML5
5 3 (5.66%) CSS3
6 1 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.89%) REST
6 1 (1.89%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.89%) SOAP
6 1 (1.89%) Web Services
6 1 (1.89%) EDI
6 1 (1.89%) Middleware
6 1 (1.89%) LAMP
6 1 (1.89%) BAPI
6 1 (1.89%) J2EE
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 41 (77.36%) User Experience
2 23 (43.40%) Mobile App
3 21 (39.62%) Visualisation
4 6 (11.32%) Graphic Design
5 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.77%) Internet of Things
6 2 (3.77%) Social Media
6 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.77%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.89%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.89%) Life Science
7 1 (1.89%) Open Source
7 1 (1.89%) Animation
7 1 (1.89%) Photography
7 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
1 1 (1.89%) Android
1 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Software Engineering
2 16 (30.19%) Rapid Prototyping
3 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.75%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (7.55%) CRM
6 3 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (3.77%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.77%) ERP
7 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.77%) Web Design
8 1 (1.89%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (1.89%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (1.89%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.89%) Information Management
8 1 (1.89%) Data Modelling
8 1 (1.89%) SOA
8 1 (1.89%) B2B
8 1 (1.89%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.66%) Java
3 2 (3.77%) ABAP
4 1 (1.89%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) PHP
4 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.89%) XenServer
1 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Adobe
2 3 (5.66%) SAP
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.89%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) Ariba
4 1 (1.89%) Quark
4 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) Google
4 1 (1.89%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.89%) Marketo
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