The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Castleford 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 5 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 25.00% - 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Designer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Castleford 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
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 35
Average salary £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.61% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

Designer
Salary Trend in Castleford

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

Designer Salary Trend in Castleford

Designer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Castleford 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 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (50.00%) Animation
2 1 (50.00%) Photography

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Castleford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Castleford 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 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (50.00%) Animation
2 1 (50.00%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe