The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 157 137 146
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 115 121 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.50% 1.70% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.78% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 83 99 128
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -23.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £24,025
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £40,000 £69,300
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7383 6803 8882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.23% 95.70% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6038 5815 7558
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Designer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Designer Salary Trend in the East of England

Designer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Designer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Cambridgeshire 0 36 £27,500 -27.63% 5
Essex +29 33 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Hertfordshire -22 25 £36,250 +26.08% 1
Bedfordshire -26 12 £38,750 +49.03% 5
Suffolk +7 6 £26,250 -25.00% 1
Norfolk -3 5 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 123 (46.42%) HTML
2 111 (41.89%) CSS
3 105 (39.62%) Photoshop
3 105 (39.62%) User Experience
4 75 (28.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 71 (26.79%) .NET
6 62 (23.40%) Adobe
7 61 (23.02%) JavaScript
8 56 (21.13%) Marketing
9 52 (19.62%) HTML5
10 51 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (15.85%) jQuery
12 41 (15.47%) SQL Server
13 37 (13.96%) E-Commerce
14 35 (13.21%) Degree
15 34 (12.83%) Web Design
16 31 (11.70%) InDesign
17 29 (10.94%) Finance
17 29 (10.94%) Responsive Web Design
18 26 (9.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 25 (9.43%) ASP.NET
20 23 (8.68%) Technical Analysis
21 22 (8.30%) SOA
22 21 (7.92%) CMS
22 21 (7.92%) Erlang
22 21 (7.92%) Social Media
22 21 (7.92%) Mobile App
23 19 (7.17%) CSS3
24 18 (6.79%) SEO
24 18 (6.79%) 4G

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 21 (7.92%) CMS
2 11 (4.15%) Umbraco
3 8 (3.02%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.64%) WordPress
5 5 (1.89%) PrestaShop
6 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.75%) IIS
8 1 (0.38%) Node.js
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 105 (39.62%) Photoshop
2 75 (28.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 31 (11.70%) InDesign
4 26 (9.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 14 (5.28%) Fireworks
6 11 (4.15%) OmniGraffle
7 9 (3.40%) MS Office
8 7 (2.64%) MS Excel
9 5 (1.89%) AutoCAD
10 3 (1.13%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
12 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.38%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.38%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 8 (3.02%) WebTrends
1 8 (3.02%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.75%) Maximo
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.79%) 4G
2 11 (4.15%) Intranet
3 10 (3.77%) Internet
4 7 (2.64%) SS7
4 7 (2.64%) TCAP
4 7 (2.64%) INAP
4 7 (2.64%) SIGTRAN
5 6 (2.26%) Firewall
5 6 (2.26%) WAN
6 4 (1.51%) LAN
6 4 (1.51%) VPN
7 3 (1.13%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.13%) Network Security
8 2 (0.75%) MPLS
9 1 (0.38%) OSPF
9 1 (0.38%) BGP
9 1 (0.38%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.38%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.38%) HSRP
9 1 (0.38%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.47%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.66%) Big Data
3 10 (3.77%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.51%) MySQL
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.75%) Mnesia
8 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (4.15%) Axure RP
2 10 (3.77%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (2.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 6 (2.26%) Subversion
4 6 (2.26%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.89%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.51%) CruiseControl
6 4 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.75%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.75%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.75%) Maven
7 2 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 56 (21.13%) Marketing
2 29 (10.94%) Finance
3 15 (5.66%) Advertising
3 15 (5.66%) Retail
4 11 (4.15%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.13%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.13%) Publishing
7 2 (0.75%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (46.42%) HTML
2 111 (41.89%) CSS
3 71 (26.79%) .NET
4 52 (19.62%) HTML5
5 42 (15.85%) jQuery
6 25 (9.43%) ASP.NET
7 19 (7.17%) CSS3
8 13 (4.91%) Flash
9 10 (3.77%) Ajax
9 10 (3.77%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.64%) REST
10 7 (2.64%) WCF
11 5 (1.89%) WPF
11 5 (1.89%) Silverlight
11 5 (1.89%) Smarty
11 5 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (1.89%) Semantic HTML
11 5 (1.89%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.89%) XML
12 4 (1.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 105 (39.62%) User Experience
2 21 (7.92%) Social Media
2 21 (7.92%) Mobile App
3 17 (6.42%) Digital Media
4 14 (5.28%) Visualisation
5 13 (4.91%) Graphic Design
6 12 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.02%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.26%) Animation
9 4 (1.51%) W3C
9 4 (1.51%) Open Source
9 4 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.13%) E-Learning
10 3 (1.13%) Replication
10 3 (1.13%) Photography
11 2 (0.75%) Video Editing
11 2 (0.75%) Clustering
11 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.75%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.75%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.75%) Windows
1 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (13.96%) E-Commerce
3 34 (12.83%) Web Design
4 29 (10.94%) Responsive Web Design
5 23 (8.68%) Technical Analysis
6 22 (8.30%) SOA
7 18 (6.79%) SEO
7 18 (6.79%) Network Architecture
8 14 (5.28%) Software Engineering
9 13 (4.91%) Systems Analysis
10 12 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (4.53%) ERP
10 12 (4.53%) Digital Marketing
11 11 (4.15%) Rapid Prototyping
12 10 (3.77%) Analytics
12 10 (3.77%) Web Development
12 10 (3.77%) Test Management
13 8 (3.02%) UX Design
13 8 (3.02%) Product Management
13 8 (3.02%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 61 (23.02%) JavaScript
2 21 (7.92%) Erlang
3 16 (6.04%) C#
3 16 (6.04%) SQL
4 15 (5.66%) PHP
5 10 (3.77%) Java
6 5 (1.89%) XAML
6 5 (1.89%) PHP5
7 3 (1.13%) ActionScript 2.0
7 3 (1.13%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.75%) C
8 2 (0.75%) Ruby
9 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (13.21%) Degree
2 10 (3.77%) ISTQB
2 10 (3.77%) ISEB
3 5 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.89%) CCNP
3 5 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (1.51%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.75%) CCIE
5 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.28%) QA
2 4 (1.51%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 9 (3.40%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (23.40%) Adobe
2 13 (4.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.40%) Twitter
4 8 (3.02%) Google
5 7 (2.64%) Oracle
6 6 (2.26%) Cisco
7 5 (1.89%) SolidWorks
7 5 (1.89%) Facebook
8 4 (1.51%) Juniper
9 3 (1.13%) IBM
9 3 (1.13%) F5
10 2 (0.75%) Percona
10 2 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.75%) Macromedia
10 2 (0.75%) Intel
10 2 (0.75%) BEA
10 2 (0.75%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.75%) McAfee
10 2 (0.75%) Sourcefire
11 1 (0.38%) Telerik
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