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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 96 86 120
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 12 37 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.85% 2.01% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 2.11% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £29,460 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,200 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1353 1752 1708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.75% 95.22% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 1471 1518
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 34 (75.56%) User Experience
2 29 (64.44%) HTML
3 28 (62.22%) CSS
4 27 (60.00%) Photoshop
5 20 (44.44%) Mobile App
6 19 (42.22%) Software Engineering
7 18 (40.00%) Visualisation
8 16 (35.56%) Rapid Prototyping
9 9 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (20.00%) Adobe
10 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (15.56%) Marketing
11 7 (15.56%) .NET
11 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
11 7 (15.56%) Technical Analysis
12 6 (13.33%) Graphic Design
13 5 (11.11%) InDesign
14 4 (8.89%) Degree
14 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
14 4 (8.89%) Flash
14 4 (8.89%) Big Data
15 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
15 3 (6.67%) CSS3
15 3 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
15 3 (6.67%) HTML5
15 3 (6.67%) CRM
15 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
15 3 (6.67%) jQuery
16 2 (4.44%) Web Design
16 2 (4.44%) Games

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (4.44%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Portal
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (11.11%) InDesign
4 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.44%) MS Office
4 2 (4.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (2.22%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (2.22%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.22%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.22%) NWDS
General
1 7 (15.56%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Games
2 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (64.44%) HTML
2 28 (62.22%) CSS
3 7 (15.56%) .NET
4 4 (8.89%) Flash
5 3 (6.67%) CSS3
5 3 (6.67%) HTML5
5 3 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.22%) REST
6 1 (2.22%) SOAP
6 1 (2.22%) Web Services
6 1 (2.22%) Middleware
6 1 (2.22%) EDI
6 1 (2.22%) SAP PI
6 1 (2.22%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 34 (75.56%) User Experience
2 20 (44.44%) Mobile App
3 18 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 6 (13.33%) Graphic Design
5 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.44%) Video Editing
6 2 (4.44%) Social Media
6 2 (4.44%) Internet of Things
7 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.22%) Animation
7 1 (2.22%) Photography
7 1 (2.22%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Software Engineering
2 16 (35.56%) Rapid Prototyping
3 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.56%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (4.44%) Web Design
6 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.22%) User Stories
7 1 (2.22%) 3D Animation
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.22%) Server Building
7 1 (2.22%) SDLC
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL
7 1 (2.22%) Project Management
7 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.22%) ERP
7 1 (2.22%) SOA
7 1 (2.22%) B2B
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.44%) Java
2 2 (4.44%) ABAP
3 1 (2.22%) PHP
3 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Adobe
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) Ariba
3 1 (2.22%) Quark
3 1 (2.22%) Altiris
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