The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 100 103 102
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 10 19 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.75% 1.28% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.30% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 23
Median salary £52,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
1291 1458 1760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.49% 98.31% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 1231 1502
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Designer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 14 (63.64%) User Experience
2 13 (59.09%) Degree
3 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (45.45%) RedGate
4 10 (45.45%) .NET
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 10 (45.45%) Postgraduate
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 3 (13.64%) ERP
5 3 (13.64%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Product Management
6 2 (9.09%) Psychology
6 2 (9.09%) Human Factors
6 2 (9.09%) Life Science
6 2 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (9.09%) Bioinformatics
6 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (9.09%) HSRP
6 2 (9.09%) Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (9.09%) OSPF
6 2 (9.09%) BGP
6 2 (9.09%) VRRP

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) BGP
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) HSRP
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) OSPF
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) VRRP
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
1 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) User Experience
2 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
4 2 (9.09%) Life Science
4 2 (9.09%) Psychology
4 2 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (4.55%) Animation
5 1 (4.55%) Photography
5 1 (4.55%) Video Editing
5 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.64%) CRM
2 3 (13.64%) ERP
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) SOA
2 3 (13.64%) Web Development
3 2 (9.09%) Bioinformatics
3 2 (9.09%) Human Factors
3 2 (9.09%) Product Management
3 2 (9.09%) Web Design
4 1 (4.55%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 10 (45.45%) Postgraduate
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) RedGate