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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 70 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 12 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.83% 0.78% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 0.80% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 7
Average salary £27,500 £47,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% +97.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £44,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £53,000 £57,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Designer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
636 622 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.10% 97.04% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 525 508 484
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Designer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Designer Salary Trend in Dorset

Designer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

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

Designer Salary Histogram in Dorset

Designer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -6 8 £28,000 -41.05%
Poole - 5 £23,000 -
Designer
South West

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 17 (56.67%) HTML
1 17 (56.67%) Photoshop
1 17 (56.67%) CSS
2 16 (53.33%) Adobe
2 16 (53.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 16 (53.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 15 (50.00%) User Experience
4 14 (46.67%) HTML5
5 13 (43.33%) Dreamweaver
6 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (40.00%) InDesign
7 10 (33.33%) PHP
8 9 (30.00%) Web Design
8 9 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (30.00%) jQuery
9 8 (26.67%) Graphic Design
9 8 (26.67%) Windows
10 7 (23.33%) OO
10 7 (23.33%) Joomla!
10 7 (23.33%) Zend
10 7 (23.33%) CakePHP
10 7 (23.33%) Drupal
10 7 (23.33%) WordPress
10 7 (23.33%) Degree
10 7 (23.33%) CMS
10 7 (23.33%) MVC
10 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
10 7 (23.33%) Magento
10 7 (23.33%) Moodle
10 7 (23.33%) OO PHP

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (23.33%) Joomla!
1 7 (23.33%) Drupal
1 7 (23.33%) WordPress
1 7 (23.33%) CMS
1 7 (23.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Photoshop
2 16 (53.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 12 (40.00%) InDesign
4 9 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
1 2 (6.67%) VoIP
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) PABX
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) HTML
1 17 (56.67%) CSS
2 14 (46.67%) HTML5
3 9 (30.00%) jQuery
4 7 (23.33%) CakePHP
4 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
5 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (20.00%) .NET
6 5 (16.67%) Flash
7 4 (13.33%) CSS3
8 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (10.00%) Sass
9 1 (3.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) User Experience
2 8 (26.67%) Graphic Design
3 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (30.00%) Web Design
3 7 (23.33%) OO
3 7 (23.33%) MVC
3 7 (23.33%) OO PHP
4 6 (20.00%) Line Management
5 3 (10.00%) SEO
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (33.33%) PHP
3 6 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) GIAC
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) CITP
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) MCSA
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Adobe
2 7 (23.33%) Zend
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix