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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 152 134 150
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 110 161 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.49% 1.91% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 2.00% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 78 108 120
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,850 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
7097 8054 7855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.09% 95.40% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5872 6712 6839
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,683 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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
Hertfordshire -40 31 £26,500 -18.46% 3
Essex +24 25 £24,000 -4.00%
Cambridgeshire -9 23 £36,250 -9.37% 3
Suffolk +29 20 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire +15 11 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Norfolk -12 2 - -
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 120 (63.49%) HTML
2 116 (61.38%) CSS
3 97 (51.32%) Photoshop
4 95 (50.26%) User Experience
5 72 (38.10%) Adobe
6 65 (34.39%) Adobe Illustrator
7 57 (30.16%) JavaScript
8 34 (17.99%) HTML5
9 32 (16.93%) Flash
10 31 (16.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 27 (14.29%) Web Design
12 24 (12.70%) Marketing
13 22 (11.64%) Adobe After Effects
13 22 (11.64%) E-Commerce
13 22 (11.64%) Responsive Web Design
13 22 (11.64%) Mobile App
14 20 (10.58%) Software Engineering
14 20 (10.58%) InDesign
15 18 (9.52%) Visualisation
15 18 (9.52%) jQuery
16 17 (8.99%) CSS3
17 16 (8.47%) Rapid Prototyping
17 16 (8.47%) Degree
18 15 (7.94%) Axure RP
19 14 (7.41%) Digital Media
19 14 (7.41%) Games
19 14 (7.41%) ActionScript
20 13 (6.88%) Graphic Design
21 12 (6.35%) .NET
21 12 (6.35%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (2.65%) WordPress
1 5 (2.65%) SharePoint
1 5 (2.65%) CMS
2 3 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.06%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.53%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.53%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 97 (51.32%) Photoshop
2 65 (34.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 31 (16.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 22 (11.64%) Adobe After Effects
5 20 (10.58%) InDesign
6 8 (4.23%) Fireworks
7 7 (3.70%) MS Office
7 7 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (3.17%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (1.59%) AutoCAD
9 3 (1.59%) Acrobat
10 2 (1.06%) MS Excel
10 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.53%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.53%) QuarkXPress
11 1 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.53%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.65%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) LAN
2 1 (0.53%) WAN
2 1 (0.53%) FTP
2 1 (0.53%) SAN
2 1 (0.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.12%) Big Data
3 3 (1.59%) MySQL
4 1 (0.53%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 15 (7.94%) Axure RP
2 11 (5.82%) Dreamweaver
3 9 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.76%) Subversion
4 5 (2.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.53%) NWDS
5 1 (0.53%) JUnit
General
1 24 (12.70%) Marketing
2 14 (7.41%) Games
3 11 (5.82%) Advertising
4 7 (3.70%) Publishing
5 5 (2.65%) Retail
6 2 (1.06%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (63.49%) HTML
2 116 (61.38%) CSS
3 34 (17.99%) HTML5
4 32 (16.93%) Flash
5 18 (9.52%) jQuery
6 17 (8.99%) CSS3
7 12 (6.35%) .NET
8 9 (4.76%) Sass
8 9 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (4.23%) LESS
10 5 (2.65%) ATL
11 2 (1.06%) Ajax
12 1 (0.53%) SAP PI
12 1 (0.53%) Backbone.js
12 1 (0.53%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.53%) OOCSS
12 1 (0.53%) REST
12 1 (0.53%) Middleware
12 1 (0.53%) XHTML
12 1 (0.53%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 95 (50.26%) User Experience
2 22 (11.64%) Mobile App
3 18 (9.52%) Visualisation
4 14 (7.41%) Digital Media
5 13 (6.88%) Graphic Design
6 8 (4.23%) Photography
7 4 (2.12%) Blog
7 4 (2.12%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (1.59%) Animation
8 3 (1.59%) Social Media
9 2 (1.06%) Video Editing
9 2 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.06%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.53%) Psychology
10 1 (0.53%) Human Factors
10 1 (0.53%) Social Network
10 1 (0.53%) Life Science
10 1 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.53%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.53%) Android
1 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.29%) Web Design
2 22 (11.64%) E-Commerce
2 22 (11.64%) Responsive Web Design
3 20 (10.58%) Software Engineering
4 16 (8.47%) Rapid Prototyping
5 12 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (5.29%) Customer Engagement
7 8 (4.23%) CRM
7 8 (4.23%) Information Architecture
8 7 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (3.17%) Project Management
9 6 (3.17%) Web Development
10 5 (2.65%) Content Management
11 4 (2.12%) CAD
12 3 (1.59%) Email Marketing
12 3 (1.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (1.06%) Supplier Management
13 2 (1.06%) Service Delivery
13 2 (1.06%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 57 (30.16%) JavaScript
2 14 (7.41%) ActionScript
3 5 (2.65%) PHP
4 3 (1.59%) Java
5 2 (1.06%) ABAP
6 1 (0.53%) C#
6 1 (0.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (8.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.06%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) WCAG
2 1 (0.53%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 72 (38.10%) Adobe
2 8 (4.23%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.17%) SAP
3 6 (3.17%) iRise
4 3 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (1.06%) Facebook
6 1 (0.53%) hybris
6 1 (0.53%) HP
6 1 (0.53%) Citrix
6 1 (0.53%) Ariba
6 1 (0.53%) Quark
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle
6 1 (0.53%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.53%) OpenText
6 1 (0.53%) VMware
6 1 (0.53%) Endeca
6 1 (0.53%) Altiris
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