The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 21 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 14.29% 1.67% 4.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.49% 1.72% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Designer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee 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
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
69 58 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 98.57% 96.67% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 47 25 77
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Designer
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Designer Salary Trend in Dundee

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 13 (81.25%) Degree
2 12 (75.00%) MS Office
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) User Experience
4 10 (62.50%) Android
5 9 (56.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 9 (56.25%) Google
5 9 (56.25%) Marketing
5 9 (56.25%) Apple
5 9 (56.25%) NHS
5 9 (56.25%) Workflow
5 9 (56.25%) Validation
5 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (56.25%) Cegedim Rx
6 4 (25.00%) Games
7 3 (18.75%) MS Project
7 3 (18.75%) Social Gaming
7 3 (18.75%) Game Development
7 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (18.75%) Graphic Design
7 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
7 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (12.50%) Adobe
8 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
9 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
9 1 (6.25%) jQuery
9 1 (6.25%) Web Development
9 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 12 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (18.75%) MS Project
2 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (56.25%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) User Experience
2 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (56.25%) NHS
3 3 (18.75%) Graphic Design
3 3 (18.75%) Social Gaming
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Validation
1 9 (56.25%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Game Development
2 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) HNC
2 1 (6.25%) HND
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Apple
2 9 (56.25%) Cegedim Rx
2 9 (56.25%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe