The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 130 129 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 51 41 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.39% 1.25% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.31% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 43 36 41
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3535 3126 3138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.40% 95.30% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2960 2677 2735
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Designer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Designer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Designer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Designer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
Northamptonshire -7 22 £48,250 +7.22% 4
Nottinghamshire +6 19 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Derbyshire -16 8 £22,500 -55.00%
Leicestershire +5 2 £42,500 +41.66%
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 49 (42.24%) HTML
2 47 (40.52%) CSS
3 39 (33.62%) Photoshop
4 36 (31.03%) Open Source
5 33 (28.45%) Windows
6 32 (27.59%) Linux
6 32 (27.59%) MySQL
6 32 (27.59%) Apache
6 32 (27.59%) Tomcat
7 29 (25.00%) LAN
7 29 (25.00%) WAN
7 29 (25.00%) Cisco
8 28 (24.14%) SAN
9 27 (23.28%) Adobe Illustrator
10 26 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (22.41%) Java
11 25 (21.55%) Oracle
12 24 (20.69%) Adobe
13 23 (19.83%) Google
13 23 (19.83%) Google Apps
13 23 (19.83%) OpenStack
14 22 (18.97%) Marketing
15 21 (18.10%) Web Design
16 19 (16.38%) SaaS
17 18 (15.52%) IaaS
18 17 (14.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 17 (14.66%) jQuery
18 17 (14.66%) Red Hat
18 17 (14.66%) JavaScript
19 15 (12.93%) Retail

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 32 (27.59%) Apache
1 32 (27.59%) Tomcat
2 23 (19.83%) OpenStack
3 10 (8.62%) CMS
4 6 (5.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (5.17%) WordPress
5 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.86%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.86%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 39 (33.62%) Photoshop
2 27 (23.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (6.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (4.31%) InDesign
5 3 (2.59%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.86%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.86%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.86%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.86%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.86%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.86%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.86%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.83%) Google Apps
2 19 (16.38%) SaaS
3 18 (15.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.00%) LAN
1 29 (25.00%) WAN
2 28 (24.14%) SAN
3 1 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.59%) MySQL
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (1.72%) PowerCenter
2 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.86%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Dreamweaver
1 12 (10.34%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.86%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (18.97%) Marketing
2 15 (12.93%) Retail
3 3 (2.59%) Finance
4 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.72%) Advertising
4 2 (1.72%) Publishing
5 1 (0.86%) Games
5 1 (0.86%) Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.86%) Electronics
5 1 (0.86%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (42.24%) HTML
2 47 (40.52%) CSS
3 17 (14.66%) jQuery
4 13 (11.21%) .NET
5 11 (9.48%) XHTML
6 8 (6.90%) ASP.NET
7 7 (6.03%) XSLT
7 7 (6.03%) HTML5
8 6 (5.17%) CSS3
9 5 (4.31%) Flash
10 3 (2.59%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.86%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.86%) SAP Basis
11 1 (0.86%) Ajax
11 1 (0.86%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (0.86%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (0.86%) Sass
11 1 (0.86%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (31.03%) Open Source
2 14 (12.07%) User Experience
3 7 (6.03%) Digital Media
4 5 (4.31%) Animation
4 5 (4.31%) Photography
4 5 (4.31%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.45%) Social Media
5 4 (3.45%) Video Editing
6 3 (2.59%) NHS
6 3 (2.59%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.72%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.86%) VHDL
8 1 (0.86%) Verilog
8 1 (0.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.86%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.86%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.86%) EPoS
8 1 (0.86%) ASIC
8 1 (0.86%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 33 (28.45%) Windows
2 32 (27.59%) Linux
3 17 (14.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.10%) Web Design
3 14 (12.07%) Project Management
4 13 (11.21%) Agile Project Management
5 9 (7.76%) E-Commerce
6 7 (6.03%) SEO
7 6 (5.17%) Content Management
8 5 (4.31%) Online Marketing
8 5 (4.31%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (3.45%) Web Development
9 4 (3.45%) Logistics
10 3 (2.59%) Supply Chain Management
10 3 (2.59%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (1.72%) ETL
11 2 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (0.86%) Email Marketing
12 1 (0.86%) Usability Testing
12 1 (0.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.41%) Java
2 17 (14.66%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.62%) PHP
4 9 (7.76%) SQL
5 5 (4.31%) C#
6 1 (0.86%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
6 1 (0.86%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.86%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (0.86%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (0.86%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (9.48%) Degree
2 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.86%) HNC
2 1 (0.86%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 29 (25.00%) Cisco
2 25 (21.55%) Oracle
3 24 (20.69%) Adobe
4 23 (19.83%) Google
5 17 (14.66%) Red Hat
6 13 (11.21%) hybris
7 6 (5.17%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.72%) Informatica
8 2 (1.72%) IBM
9 1 (0.86%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.86%) SAP
9 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.86%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.86%) Synopsys
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