The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 51 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.51% 1.37% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.50% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +74.41%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.96% +3.57%
Designer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
446 267 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.91% 91.75% 98.48%
Number of salaries quoted 378 230 233
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Designer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Designer Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Designer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Adobe
1 8 (100.00%) SEO
1 8 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 7 (87.50%) CMS
2 7 (87.50%) Web Design
2 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (87.50%) Social Media
2 7 (87.50%) Facebook
2 7 (87.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (87.50%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
3 1 (12.50%) InDesign
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 7 (87.50%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 8 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (12.50%) InDesign
2 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Social Media
1 7 (87.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SEO
2 7 (87.50%) Web Design
2 7 (87.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Adobe
2 7 (87.50%) Facebook