The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Durham 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 23 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 9 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 5.70% - 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.73% - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Designer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham 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
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
157 109 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 99.37% 98.20% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 128 96 92
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £34,347
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% +13.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Designer
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Designer Salary Trend in Durham

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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 (80.00%) Finance
1 8 (80.00%) User Experience
2 6 (60.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) Adobe
3 5 (50.00%) Workflow
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) Intranet
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) Marketing
4 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (20.00%) MDX
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (20.00%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (20.00%) UX Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Power View
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (20.00%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (20.00%) PowerPivot
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) OLAP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Brand Awareness
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) User Experience
2 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Workflow
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) UX Design
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) ION Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Sitecore