The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 119 94 118
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 13 49 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.60% 2.00% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 2.10% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 35 28
Average salary £36,250 £34,330 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% +22.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Designer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2064 2331 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.03% 95.14% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1731 1899 1940
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Designer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Designer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Designer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -25 6 £45,000 +33.68% 2
Peterborough -1 5 £33,000 -5.71%
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 29 (65.91%) HTML
2 28 (63.64%) CSS
2 28 (63.64%) User Experience
3 25 (56.82%) Photoshop
4 17 (38.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (31.82%) Adobe
6 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 10 (22.73%) Axure RP
8 9 (20.45%) Marketing
9 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
10 7 (15.91%) Rapid Prototyping
11 6 (13.64%) Visualisation
11 6 (13.64%) iRise
11 6 (13.64%) Information Architecture
11 6 (13.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 6 (13.64%) Web Design
11 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
11 6 (13.64%) Graphic Design
12 5 (11.36%) .NET
13 4 (9.09%) OmniGraffle
13 4 (9.09%) HTML5
13 4 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
13 4 (9.09%) Degree
13 4 (9.09%) InDesign
14 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (6.82%) Project Management
14 3 (6.82%) Flash
14 3 (6.82%) CRM
14 3 (6.82%) CSS3

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (4.55%) Umbraco
1 2 (4.55%) WordPress
1 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 25 (56.82%) Photoshop
2 17 (38.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (13.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (9.09%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (9.09%) InDesign
5 2 (4.55%) MS Office
5 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
5 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (2.27%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (2.27%) QuarkXPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) LAN
1 1 (2.27%) WAN
1 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (20.45%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Games
2 2 (4.55%) Advertising
2 2 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (65.91%) HTML
2 28 (63.64%) CSS
3 5 (11.36%) .NET
4 4 (9.09%) HTML5
5 3 (6.82%) Flash
5 3 (6.82%) CSS3
5 3 (6.82%) jQuery
6 2 (4.55%) Sass
6 2 (4.55%) LESS
6 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.27%) Ajax
7 1 (2.27%) XML
7 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (63.64%) User Experience
2 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 6 (13.64%) Visualisation
3 6 (13.64%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.55%) Video Editing
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Life Science
5 1 (2.27%) Animation
5 1 (2.27%) Photography
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.27%) New Media
5 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Rapid Prototyping
2 6 (13.64%) Information Architecture
2 6 (13.64%) Web Design
2 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 4 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.82%) Project Management
4 3 (6.82%) CRM
4 3 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Web Development
5 2 (4.55%) SEO
6 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.27%) Email Marketing
6 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) Change Management
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL
6 1 (2.27%) 3D Animation
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.27%) PHP
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) WCAG
1 1 (2.27%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Adobe
2 6 (13.64%) iRise
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
4 1 (2.27%) Altiris
4 1 (2.27%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix
4 1 (2.27%) Quark
4 1 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£40k DoE + good bonus
Posted: 6 days ago