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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 97 92 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 9 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.64% 0.76% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.80% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 19
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £37,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -
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
1330 1383 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.26% 95.25% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 896 903 764
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (68.18%) User Experience
2 14 (63.64%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) CSS
4 11 (50.00%) HTML5
4 11 (50.00%) Marketing
5 10 (45.45%) jQuery
5 10 (45.45%) CSS3
6 9 (40.91%) Social Media
6 9 (40.91%) SEO
7 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
8 5 (22.73%) Advertising
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
10 3 (13.64%) Banking
10 3 (13.64%) Retail
11 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
11 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
11 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (9.09%) Customer Insight
11 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (9.09%) Degree
11 2 (9.09%) Change Management
11 2 (9.09%) Adobe
12 1 (4.55%) HP
12 1 (4.55%) Remedy
12 1 (4.55%) ITIL

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (22.73%) Advertising
3 4 (18.18%) Finance
4 3 (13.64%) Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Retail
5 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
5 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) HTML
2 13 (59.09%) CSS
3 11 (50.00%) HTML5
4 10 (45.45%) CSS3
4 10 (45.45%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) JAX-RS
5 1 (4.55%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) J2EE
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) Flash
5 1 (4.55%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) User Experience
2 9 (40.91%) Social Media
3 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) E-Learning
4 1 (4.55%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) SEO
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Customer Insight
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Email Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Usability Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Web Design
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Content Management
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Remedy
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago