The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 78 104 87
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 43 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.42% 0.79% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 0.85% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 33
Average salary £33,660 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,100 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £40,000 £38,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1680 1538 1745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.44% 93.10% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1351 1513
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Designer
Cambridgeshire

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 25 July 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 35 (47.95%) HTML
2 28 (38.36%) Photoshop
3 27 (36.99%) CSS
4 26 (35.62%) Adobe
4 26 (35.62%) Degree
5 23 (31.51%) Marketing
5 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
6 21 (28.77%) .NET
6 21 (28.77%) Adobe Illustrator
7 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (20.55%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (19.18%) Technical Analysis
9 14 (19.18%) E-Commerce
10 13 (17.81%) Mobile App
11 12 (16.44%) HTML5
12 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
12 10 (13.70%) InDesign
13 8 (10.96%) Graphic Design
13 8 (10.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 7 (9.59%) OmniGraffle
14 7 (9.59%) Axure RP
15 6 (8.22%) Rapid Prototyping
15 6 (8.22%) Big Data
15 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
15 6 (8.22%) Visualisation
15 6 (8.22%) WinForms
16 5 (6.85%) Internet
16 5 (6.85%) Advertising
16 5 (6.85%) Retail
16 5 (6.85%) jQuery

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (2.74%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 28 (38.36%) Photoshop
2 21 (28.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (13.70%) InDesign
4 7 (9.59%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (4.11%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) Internet
2 3 (4.11%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.11%) NFC
2 3 (4.11%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 7 (9.59%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.74%) Dreamweaver
General
1 23 (31.51%) Marketing
2 5 (6.85%) Advertising
2 5 (6.85%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Electronics
4 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (47.95%) HTML
2 27 (36.99%) CSS
3 21 (28.77%) .NET
4 12 (16.44%) HTML5
5 6 (8.22%) WinForms
6 5 (6.85%) jQuery
7 4 (5.48%) Flash
8 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.37%) Web Services
8 1 (1.37%) CSS3
8 1 (1.37%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.96%) Graphic Design
3 6 (8.22%) Visualisation
4 4 (5.48%) Social Media
4 4 (5.48%) Animation
5 2 (2.74%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.37%) Open Source
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.37%) Blog
6 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Android
2 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.55%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (19.18%) Technical Analysis
3 14 (19.18%) E-Commerce
4 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
4 6 (8.22%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (4.11%) CAD
5 3 (4.11%) Web Design
5 3 (4.11%) IC Design
6 2 (2.74%) SEO
6 2 (2.74%) B2C
6 2 (2.74%) Product Management
6 2 (2.74%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.37%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.37%) User Experience Design
7 1 (1.37%) Web Development
7 1 (1.37%) Email Marketing
7 1 (1.37%) OO
7 1 (1.37%) B2B
7 1 (1.37%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.48%) ActionScript
2 4 (5.48%) ActionScript 2.0
3 3 (4.11%) MATLAB
3 3 (4.11%) PHP
4 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (35.62%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (35.62%) Adobe
2 3 (4.11%) BT
3 2 (2.74%) SolidWorks
3 2 (2.74%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle
4 1 (1.37%) Red Gate
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