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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 38 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.52% 2.63% 4.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 2.70% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £26,750 £32,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.40% +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
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
198 74 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 100.00% 97.37% 98.94%
Number of salaries quoted 164 64 84
Average salary £50,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Durham region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 2 £26,750 -
Designer
North East

Designer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) Flash
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) E-Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Graphic Design
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Flash
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) E-Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix