The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 56 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 18 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.46% 0.95% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 0.97% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 2
Median salary £38,750 £29,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.35% +11.32%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
717 827 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.08% 98.34% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 635 697 578
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Cardiff region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 15 (68.18%) HTML
1 15 (68.18%) CSS
2 14 (63.64%) Wireframes
3 13 (59.09%) Photoshop
3 13 (59.09%) Adobe
3 13 (59.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (54.55%) User Experience
4 12 (54.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (50.00%) Marketing
6 9 (40.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 9 (40.91%) Axure RP
6 9 (40.91%) UXPin
7 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
7 7 (31.82%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (31.82%) MVC
8 6 (27.27%) Graphic Design
9 5 (22.73%) Google
9 5 (22.73%) Material Design
10 4 (18.18%) CMS
10 4 (18.18%) PHP
10 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
11 3 (13.64%) OO
11 3 (13.64%) Finance
11 3 (13.64%) SEO
11 3 (13.64%) WordPress
11 3 (13.64%) Web Development
12 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
12 2 (9.09%) jQuery

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) CMS
2 3 (13.64%) WordPress
3 2 (9.09%) concrete5
4 1 (4.55%) Joomla!
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 13 (59.09%) Photoshop
2 12 (54.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (40.91%) UXPin
4 2 (9.09%) InDesign
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) MailChimp
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Axure RP
1 9 (40.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
3 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.55%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) CSS
1 15 (68.18%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
3 5 (22.73%) Material Design
4 2 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) Sass
4 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) User Experience
2 6 (27.27%) Graphic Design
3 2 (9.09%) Fintech
3 2 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (4.55%) Copywriting
4 1 (4.55%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Wireframes
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) SEO
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) Data Security
6 2 (9.09%) Email Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) Marketing Automation
6 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Typography
6 2 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Adobe
2 5 (22.73%) Google
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Apple