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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 77 102 87
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 42 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.36% 0.84% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 0.91% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 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 £33,650 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,750 £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
1686 1542 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.56% 93.00% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1355 1518
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 29 July 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 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 34 (47.22%) HTML
2 27 (37.50%) Photoshop
3 26 (36.11%) CSS
3 26 (36.11%) Degree
4 25 (34.72%) Adobe
5 23 (31.94%) SQL Server
6 22 (30.56%) Marketing
7 21 (29.17%) .NET
8 20 (27.78%) Adobe Illustrator
9 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (19.44%) E-Commerce
10 14 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (19.44%) Technical Analysis
11 13 (18.06%) Mobile App
12 12 (16.67%) HTML5
13 10 (13.89%) InDesign
14 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
15 7 (9.72%) Graphic Design
15 7 (9.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 6 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
16 6 (8.33%) Axure RP
16 6 (8.33%) Visualisation
16 6 (8.33%) Big Data
16 6 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
16 6 (8.33%) WinForms
16 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
17 5 (6.94%) Internet
17 5 (6.94%) Retail
17 5 (6.94%) Advertising
18 4 (5.56%) jQuery

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (37.50%) Photoshop
2 20 (27.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (13.89%) InDesign
4 6 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (4.17%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Internet
2 3 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.17%) NFC
2 3 (4.17%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 6 (8.33%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
General
1 22 (30.56%) Marketing
2 5 (6.94%) Advertising
2 5 (6.94%) Retail
3 3 (4.17%) Electronics
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.22%) HTML
2 26 (36.11%) CSS
3 21 (29.17%) .NET
4 12 (16.67%) HTML5
5 6 (8.33%) WinForms
6 4 (5.56%) Flash
6 4 (5.56%) jQuery
7 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.39%) Web Services
7 1 (1.39%) CSS3
7 1 (1.39%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.72%) Graphic Design
3 6 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 4 (5.56%) Social Media
4 4 (5.56%) Animation
5 2 (2.78%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.39%) Open Source
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Blog
6 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (1.39%) Android
2 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (19.44%) E-Commerce
2 14 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (19.44%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (4.17%) CAD
4 3 (4.17%) Web Design
4 3 (4.17%) IC Design
5 2 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Product Management
5 2 (2.78%) SEO
6 1 (1.39%) B2B
6 1 (1.39%) B2C
6 1 (1.39%) Web Development
6 1 (1.39%) Email Marketing
6 1 (1.39%) OO
6 1 (1.39%) User Stories
6 1 (1.39%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (1.39%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.56%) ActionScript
2 4 (5.56%) ActionScript 2.0
3 3 (4.17%) MATLAB
3 3 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (36.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Adobe
2 3 (4.17%) BT
3 2 (2.78%) SolidWorks
3 2 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) Red Gate
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