The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 212 161 169
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 1409 2000 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.41% 1.82% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.93% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1471 1421
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Designer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Designer
Salary Trend in England

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

Designer Salary Trend in England

Designer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in England

Designer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
London -61 612 £50,000 +17.64% 93
South East -2 269 £42,500 +18.05% 42
North West -17 159 £35,000 +16.66% 30
East of England -28 106 £35,000 -12.50% 13
West Midlands +22 93 £35,000 +16.66% 15
East Midlands +22 79 £32,500 - 11
Yorkshire -29 75 £36,500 -13.09% 20
South West -60 52 £37,250 +12.87% 14
North East +10 21 £26,000 -18.75% 2
Midlands -8 1 - -
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1435 (45.24%) User Experience
2 1413 (44.55%) HTML
3 1252 (39.47%) CSS
4 1010 (31.84%) Photoshop
5 896 (28.25%) Adobe
6 753 (23.74%) JavaScript
7 724 (22.82%) Adobe Illustrator
8 604 (19.04%) Agile Software Development
9 571 (18.00%) Marketing
10 515 (16.24%) HTML5
11 450 (14.19%) Web Design
11 450 (14.19%) Degree
12 430 (13.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 418 (13.18%) Finance
14 392 (12.36%) jQuery
15 349 (11.00%) Responsive Web Design
16 305 (9.62%) Axure RP
17 298 (9.39%) E-Commerce
18 294 (9.27%) CSS3
19 272 (8.58%) Mobile App
20 260 (8.20%) Graphic Design
20 260 (8.20%) InDesign
21 251 (7.91%) Information Architecture
22 233 (7.35%) Flash
23 230 (7.25%) Retail
24 200 (6.31%) .NET
25 198 (6.24%) Oracle
26 196 (6.18%) Java
27 186 (5.86%) Microsoft
27 186 (5.86%) Windows

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 134 (4.22%) CMS
2 131 (4.13%) WordPress
3 57 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 44 (1.39%) JBoss
5 34 (1.07%) Node.js
6 33 (1.04%) Moodle
6 33 (1.04%) Apache
7 27 (0.85%) Drupal
8 26 (0.82%) Tomcat
9 25 (0.79%) OpenStack
10 24 (0.76%) SAS
11 23 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
12 22 (0.69%) WebSphere
13 21 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
14 19 (0.60%) IIS
15 18 (0.57%) CICS
16 12 (0.38%) Joomla!
17 11 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
17 11 (0.35%) NetWeaver
18 10 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1010 (31.84%) Photoshop
2 724 (22.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 430 (13.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 260 (8.20%) InDesign
5 155 (4.89%) OmniGraffle
6 108 (3.40%) Adobe After Effects
7 103 (3.25%) Fireworks
8 98 (3.09%) MS Excel
9 75 (2.36%) MS Visio
10 52 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
11 46 (1.45%) MS Office
12 36 (1.13%) Acrobat
13 29 (0.91%) Adobe Captivate
14 24 (0.76%) CINEMA 4D
15 22 (0.69%) 3ds Max
16 19 (0.60%) InfoPath
17 17 (0.54%) Adobe Premiere
18 10 (0.32%) AutoCAD
19 9 (0.28%) Final Cut Pro
20 7 (0.22%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 47 (1.48%) Magento
2 10 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (0.32%) WebTrends
2 10 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
3 9 (0.28%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.13%) Remedy AR System
4 4 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.095%) Exstream
5 3 (0.095%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.095%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.063%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.063%) Tridion
7 1 (0.032%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.032%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.032%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.032%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.032%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 42 (1.32%) Google Analytics
2 25 (0.79%) Google Apps
3 19 (0.60%) Office 365
4 15 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.44%) SaaS
5 14 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.22%) MailChimp
8 4 (0.13%) GitHub
8 4 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
9 3 (0.095%) Pure360
10 2 (0.063%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.063%) Silverpop
11 1 (0.032%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.032%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.032%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.032%) PaaS
11 1 (0.032%) IaaS
11 1 (0.032%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 85 (2.68%) Internet
2 67 (2.11%) SAN
2 67 (2.11%) LAN
3 65 (2.05%) WAN
4 49 (1.54%) Firewall
5 40 (1.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 34 (1.07%) VPN
7 25 (0.79%) Wireless
8 21 (0.66%) MPLS
9 19 (0.60%) NAS
10 18 (0.57%) VoIP
11 16 (0.50%) Wireless Security
11 16 (0.50%) OSPF
11 16 (0.50%) CTI
12 15 (0.47%) IP Telephony
13 12 (0.38%) 4G
13 12 (0.38%) BGP
14 11 (0.35%) TCP/IP
14 11 (0.35%) Broadband
15 9 (0.28%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (3.25%) MySQL
2 100 (3.15%) SQL Server
3 85 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (1.20%) DB2
5 36 (1.13%) Big Data
6 33 (1.04%) Hadoop
7 30 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (0.85%) NoSQL
9 26 (0.82%) Relational Database
10 21 (0.66%) Oracle Database
11 20 (0.63%) Pentaho
12 19 (0.60%) Impala
13 18 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 17 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
14 17 (0.54%) MariaDB
15 15 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 14 (0.44%) Oracle ODI
17 13 (0.41%) SAP BW
18 11 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
18 11 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 305 (9.62%) Axure RP
2 167 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
3 72 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 70 (2.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 62 (1.95%) Visual Studio
6 43 (1.36%) Subversion
7 24 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
8 21 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (0.38%) Selenium
10 7 (0.22%) LoadRunner
10 7 (0.22%) RSpec
11 6 (0.19%) Grunt
11 6 (0.19%) Maven
11 6 (0.19%) Toad
11 6 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.13%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.13%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.13%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (0.13%) JSHint
12 4 (0.13%) Sublime Text
General
1 571 (18.00%) Marketing
2 418 (13.18%) Finance
3 230 (7.25%) Retail
4 135 (4.26%) Advertising
5 127 (4.00%) Banking
6 124 (3.91%) Games
7 104 (3.28%) Telecoms
8 54 (1.70%) Publishing
9 52 (1.64%) Multimedia
10 49 (1.54%) Legal
11 29 (0.91%) Automotive
12 14 (0.44%) Electronics
12 14 (0.44%) Law
13 11 (0.35%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.32%) General Ledger
15 9 (0.28%) Interactive Media
16 8 (0.25%) Billing
17 7 (0.22%) Investment Banking
18 5 (0.16%) Financial Institution
18 5 (0.16%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1413 (44.55%) HTML
2 1252 (39.47%) CSS
3 515 (16.24%) HTML5
4 392 (12.36%) jQuery
5 294 (9.27%) CSS3
6 233 (7.35%) Flash
7 200 (6.31%) .NET
8 100 (3.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 84 (2.65%) Sass
10 73 (2.30%) Web Services
11 71 (2.24%) LESS
11 71 (2.24%) XML
12 67 (2.11%) XHTML
13 62 (1.95%) AngularJS
14 52 (1.64%) XSLT
15 51 (1.61%) SOAP
16 45 (1.42%) REST
17 37 (1.17%) JSON
18 35 (1.10%) Ajax
19 34 (1.07%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1435 (45.24%) User Experience
2 272 (8.58%) Mobile App
3 260 (8.20%) Graphic Design
4 164 (5.17%) Social Media
5 126 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
6 103 (3.25%) E-Learning
7 79 (2.49%) Animation
8 75 (2.36%) Visualisation
9 72 (2.27%) Digital Media
10 71 (2.24%) Computer Science
11 56 (1.77%) Open Source
12 46 (1.45%) Photography
13 44 (1.39%) Video Editing
14 43 (1.36%) Human Factors
14 43 (1.36%) Learning Management System
15 42 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
16 41 (1.29%) Clustering
16 41 (1.29%) W3C
17 39 (1.23%) Management Information System
18 37 (1.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 186 (5.86%) Windows
2 143 (4.51%) Apple iOS
3 121 (3.81%) Android
4 84 (2.65%) Linux
5 48 (1.51%) UNIX
6 20 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
9 12 (0.38%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.35%) Windows XP
11 8 (0.25%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.25%) Solaris
12 7 (0.22%) Windows Phone
13 6 (0.19%) AIX
14 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.063%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.063%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.032%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.032%) SUSE
16 1 (0.032%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 604 (19.04%) Agile Software Development
2 450 (14.19%) Web Design
3 349 (11.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 298 (9.39%) E-Commerce
5 251 (7.91%) Information Architecture
6 160 (5.04%) Scrum
7 148 (4.67%) Analytics
8 144 (4.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 133 (4.19%) Web Development
10 127 (4.00%) Project Management
11 113 (3.56%) Digital Marketing
12 111 (3.50%) ETL
12 111 (3.50%) Mentoring
13 110 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
14 108 (3.40%) Usability Testing
15 91 (2.87%) B2B
16 89 (2.81%) UX Design
16 89 (2.81%) Product Management
16 89 (2.81%) SEO
16 89 (2.81%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 753 (23.74%) JavaScript
2 196 (6.18%) Java
3 152 (4.79%) SQL
4 124 (3.91%) PHP
5 92 (2.90%) C#
6 51 (1.61%) ActionScript
7 30 (0.95%) C
8 24 (0.76%) Objective-C
9 21 (0.66%) Scala
10 20 (0.63%) PL/SQL
11 18 (0.57%) ActionScript 2.0
12 17 (0.54%) COBOL
13 15 (0.47%) VB.NET
13 15 (0.47%) Ruby
14 12 (0.38%) ABAP
15 11 (0.35%) VB
16 10 (0.32%) PowerShell
17 8 (0.25%) T-SQL
18 7 (0.22%) Python
18 7 (0.22%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 450 (14.19%) Degree
2 68 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
3 61 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 49 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 47 (1.48%) CCNP
6 35 (1.10%) CCIE
7 25 (0.79%) DV Cleared
8 22 (0.69%) CCDP
9 16 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (0.47%) CCSA
11 14 (0.44%) MCSE
12 13 (0.41%) CCDA
13 10 (0.32%) VCAP
13 10 (0.32%) VCDX
13 10 (0.32%) CCIP
14 8 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (0.22%) CCNA
15 7 (0.22%) JNCIS
16 6 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 5 (0.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (2.65%) QA
2 11 (0.35%) WCAG
3 7 (0.22%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.19%) WAI
4 6 (0.19%) SLA
5 5 (0.16%) CRD IV
5 5 (0.16%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.095%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.063%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (1.26%) Active Directory
2 31 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.35%) XenApp
4 8 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.19%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.16%) XenServer
7 3 (0.095%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.063%) vSphere
8 2 (0.063%) Varnish
8 2 (0.063%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.032%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (0.28%) Netcool
2 8 (0.25%) Hyperic
3 5 (0.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (0.13%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 4 (0.13%) Puppet
4 4 (0.13%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 4 (0.13%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.095%) Plesk
6 2 (0.063%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.063%) CA LISA
6 2 (0.063%) SCOM
6 2 (0.063%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.063%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.032%) cPanel
7 1 (0.032%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.032%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.032%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.032%) SCCM
7 1 (0.032%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.032%) Oozie
Vendors
1 896 (28.25%) Adobe
2 198 (6.24%) Oracle
3 186 (5.86%) Microsoft
4 146 (4.60%) Cisco
5 86 (2.71%) Google
6 45 (1.42%) VMware
7 43 (1.36%) IBM
8 40 (1.26%) Citrix
9 39 (1.23%) Informatica
10 37 (1.17%) Teradata
11 33 (1.04%) Facebook
12 32 (1.01%) HP
13 31 (0.98%) Juniper
13 31 (0.98%) Twitter
14 29 (0.91%) Business Objects
14 29 (0.91%) SAP
14 29 (0.91%) Sencha
15 24 (0.76%) Talend
16 23 (0.73%) CheckPoint
17 19 (0.60%) Apple
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT People First
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £21-24k DOE
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago