The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 53 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 18 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.24% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £25,875 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.58% -23.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Designer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
743 559 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.53% 96.21% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 596 482 403
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Designer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Designer Salary Trend in Coventry

Designer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 32 (91.43%) User Experience
2 21 (60.00%) HTML
2 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (60.00%) CSS
3 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Information Architecture
5 11 (31.43%) Cisco
6 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 10 (28.57%) .NET
6 10 (28.57%) HTML5
7 9 (25.71%) Oracle
7 9 (25.71%) Java
7 9 (25.71%) Windows
8 8 (22.86%) TDD
8 8 (22.86%) JBoss
8 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
8 8 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (22.86%) Mobile App
9 7 (20.00%) Phing
9 7 (20.00%) Ant
10 6 (17.14%) Photoshop
10 6 (17.14%) Degree
11 5 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (14.29%) CSS3
12 4 (11.43%) Twitter
12 4 (11.43%) Sass
12 4 (11.43%) LESS
12 4 (11.43%) jQuery

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (22.86%) JBoss
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Photoshop
2 5 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (8.57%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (5.71%) Fireworks
4 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
5 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.86%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (5.71%) LAN
2 2 (5.71%) WAN
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
2 7 (20.00%) Ant
2 7 (20.00%) Phing
3 1 (2.86%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) HTML
1 21 (60.00%) CSS
2 10 (28.57%) .NET
2 10 (28.57%) HTML5
3 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
3 8 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (14.29%) CSS3
5 4 (11.43%) Sass
5 4 (11.43%) LESS
5 4 (11.43%) jQuery
6 2 (5.71%) DOM
7 1 (2.86%) Flash
7 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (91.43%) User Experience
2 8 (22.86%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) Information Architecture
3 8 (22.86%) TDD
4 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) Network Design
6 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.71%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) Quantitative Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Use Case
7 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.86%) Product Management
7 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Competitor Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Content Management
7 1 (2.86%) Web Design
7 1 (2.86%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.71%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.71%) XenApp
1 2 (5.71%) XenServer
1 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Cisco
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle
4 4 (11.43%) Twitter
5 3 (8.57%) VMware
5 3 (8.57%) Adobe
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) Avaya