The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 38 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.81% 3.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 3.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £17,249 £42,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Designer
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the County Antrim 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
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
171 142 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 96.07% 88.20% 81.08%
Number of salaries quoted 98 107 85
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £28,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Designer
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Designer Salary Trend in County Antrim

Designer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) Graphic Design
2 5 (45.45%) Photography
2 5 (45.45%) Social Media
2 5 (45.45%) Digital Media
2 5 (45.45%) Advertising
2 5 (45.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (45.45%) Web Design
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) Photoshop
2 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 5 (45.45%) Photoshop
1 5 (45.45%) Adobe Illustrator
General
1 5 (45.45%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Graphic Design
1 5 (45.45%) Photography
1 5 (45.45%) Social Media
1 5 (45.45%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
1 5 (45.45%) Web Design
1 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft