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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 111 93 111
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 15 50 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.72% 2.04% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 2.13% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 28
Average salary £40,000 £30,050 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.11% -20.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
1970 2349 2144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.60% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1716 1866 1854
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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 -17 12 £45,000 +56.52% 3
Peterborough -5 1 £33,000 -5.71% 1
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (75.00%) User Experience
2 20 (55.56%) HTML
2 20 (55.56%) Photoshop
2 20 (55.56%) CSS
3 16 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (33.33%) Axure RP
5 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
6 8 (22.22%) Information Architecture
7 6 (16.67%) iRise
7 6 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (13.89%) Marketing
9 4 (11.11%) Graphic Design
9 4 (11.11%) CRM
9 4 (11.11%) Adobe
9 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
10 3 (8.33%) .NET
10 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 3 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 2 (5.56%) Rapid Prototyping
11 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
11 2 (5.56%) HTML5
11 2 (5.56%) Sass
11 2 (5.56%) LESS
11 2 (5.56%) Email Marketing
11 2 (5.56%) Umbraco
11 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
11 2 (5.56%) WordPress
11 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
11 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.56%) Degree

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (5.56%) Umbraco
1 2 (5.56%) WordPress
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Photoshop
2 16 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.78%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Axure RP
2 3 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (13.89%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) HTML
1 20 (55.56%) CSS
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.56%) Flash
3 2 (5.56%) HTML5
3 2 (5.56%) Sass
3 2 (5.56%) LESS
4 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.78%) CSS3
4 1 (2.78%) jQuery
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (75.00%) User Experience
2 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.11%) Graphic Design
3 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) New Media
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.78%) Android
1 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Information Architecture
2 4 (11.11%) CRM
3 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.56%) Email Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.56%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile First
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL
5 1 (2.78%) UX Design
5 1 (2.78%) Product Management
5 1 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.78%) User Stories
5 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Web Development
5 1 (2.78%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) Change Management
5 1 (2.78%) SEO
5 1 (2.78%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) WCAG
1 1 (2.78%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) iRise
2 4 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix
3 1 (2.78%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Altiris
3 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
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