The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 66 69 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 8 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.16% 0.74% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.76% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Average salary £32,500 £43,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.28% -8.42%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Designer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
670 661 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.53% 98.07% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 554 576 336
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Designer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Designer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 12 (75.00%) User Experience
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 10 (62.50%) Adobe
3 10 (62.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (56.25%) Photoshop
4 9 (56.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 8 (50.00%) Axure RP
6 7 (43.75%) Google
6 7 (43.75%) Marketing
6 7 (43.75%) MVC
7 6 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (18.75%) Games
10 2 (12.50%) Scrum
10 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
11 1 (6.25%) CatOS
11 1 (6.25%) Desktop Publishing
11 1 (6.25%) NX-OS
11 1 (6.25%) SDLC
11 1 (6.25%) Network Management
11 1 (6.25%) CSS3
11 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
11 1 (6.25%) Sass
11 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (56.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (56.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (6.25%) InDesign
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
1 1 (6.25%) NX-OS
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Axure RP
1 8 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (43.75%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
3 6 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Creative Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Publishing
5 1 (6.25%) Network Management
5 1 (6.25%) Online Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Adobe
2 7 (43.75%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
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Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: 30,000 to 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago