The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 100 100 75
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 2 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.79% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.83% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Average salary £31,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.84% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £28,250 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £54,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Designer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1298 1561 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.09% 95.18% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 794 997 603
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £62,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Designer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Designer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (69.23%) HTML
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) Marketing
2 6 (46.15%) WordPress
2 6 (46.15%) Adobe
2 6 (46.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (30.77%) Compatibility Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Big Data
3 4 (30.77%) Advertising
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Photography
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) User Experience
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Customer Insight
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Games
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) MySQL
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Finance

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (46.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
General
1 6 (46.15%) Marketing
2 4 (30.77%) Advertising
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 2 (15.38%) Games
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) Sass
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Photography
2 3 (23.08%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Pay per click
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Insight
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago