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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 65 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.46% 1.04% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.08% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £26,500 £55,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.81% +99.99%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
629 553 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.92% 95.84% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 563 457 307
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,545
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago