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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 205 189 163
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 1641 1706 1785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.59% 1.57% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.67% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1303 1371
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
97285 102439 95015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.18% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81970 83640 79578
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -16 621 £50,000 +6.38% 79
South East +7 376 £40,000 -8.04% 42
Yorkshire +28 207 £40,000 +15.94% 25
North West -15 151 £37,750 +16.15% 25
East Midlands +14 71 £34,000 +13.33% 18
East of England -49 70 £35,000 +3.98% 13
West Midlands +20 69 £35,000 +19.65% 11
South West -17 69 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Midlands +1 14 £70,000 +86.66%
North East 0 5 £26,750 -16.40% 1
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1483 (48.88%) User Experience
2 1357 (44.73%) HTML
3 1238 (40.80%) CSS
4 953 (31.41%) Photoshop
5 848 (27.95%) Adobe
6 766 (25.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 737 (24.29%) JavaScript
8 626 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
9 544 (17.93%) Marketing
10 506 (16.68%) HTML5
11 456 (15.03%) Degree
12 455 (15.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 439 (14.47%) Web Design
14 411 (13.55%) Finance
15 389 (12.82%) jQuery
16 373 (12.29%) E-Commerce
17 345 (11.37%) Responsive Web Design
18 340 (11.21%) Axure RP
19 311 (10.25%) CSS3
20 268 (8.83%) Information Architecture
21 257 (8.47%) Graphic Design
22 250 (8.24%) InDesign
23 241 (7.94%) Retail
24 220 (7.25%) Java
24 220 (7.25%) Mobile App
25 201 (6.62%) Flash
26 195 (6.43%) Oracle
27 194 (6.39%) .NET
28 183 (6.03%) Apple iOS
29 176 (5.80%) Microsoft

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 144 (4.75%) CMS
2 113 (3.72%) WordPress
3 60 (1.98%) SharePoint
4 43 (1.42%) Node.js
5 28 (0.92%) Apache
6 23 (0.76%) Tomcat
6 23 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 22 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
7 22 (0.73%) WebSphere
8 21 (0.69%) OpenStack
9 19 (0.63%) SAS
10 18 (0.59%) CICS
11 16 (0.53%) Drupal
12 15 (0.49%) NetWeaver
13 12 (0.40%) JBoss
13 12 (0.40%) Moodle
14 11 (0.36%) IIS
15 8 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
16 7 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 953 (31.41%) Photoshop
2 766 (25.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 455 (15.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 250 (8.24%) InDesign
5 128 (4.22%) OmniGraffle
6 123 (4.05%) Adobe After Effects
7 111 (3.66%) MS Visio
8 104 (3.43%) Fireworks
9 98 (3.23%) MS Excel
10 65 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
11 62 (2.04%) MS Office
12 25 (0.82%) Acrobat
13 24 (0.79%) CINEMA 4D
14 23 (0.76%) Adobe Premiere
15 21 (0.69%) InfoPath
16 17 (0.56%) Adobe Captivate
17 10 (0.33%) PowerPivot
18 9 (0.30%) Final Cut Pro
19 6 (0.20%) AutoCAD
19 6 (0.20%) Maya
Business Applications
1 48 (1.58%) Magento
2 12 (0.40%) JDE OneWorld
3 8 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.099%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.099%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.099%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.066%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.066%) Global One
7 2 (0.066%) Tridion
7 2 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.066%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.066%) Documaker
8 1 (0.033%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.033%) Shopify
8 1 (0.033%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.033%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.033%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 28 (0.92%) Google Analytics
2 26 (0.86%) Office 365
3 22 (0.73%) Google Apps
4 18 (0.59%) SaaS
5 10 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.16%) MailChimp
7 5 (0.16%) eCircle
8 4 (0.13%) Yammer
8 4 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.066%) Silverpop
9 2 (0.066%) GitHub
10 1 (0.033%) IaaS
10 1 (0.033%) IBM Blueworks
10 1 (0.033%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (2.57%) SAN
2 64 (2.11%) Internet
3 62 (2.04%) Firewall
4 50 (1.65%) LAN
5 46 (1.52%) WAN
6 25 (0.82%) NAS
7 24 (0.79%) Wireless
8 22 (0.73%) CTI
9 18 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
11 15 (0.49%) IP Telephony
11 15 (0.49%) Wireless Security
11 15 (0.49%) VoIP
12 14 (0.46%) Ethernet
12 14 (0.46%) Network Security
13 12 (0.40%) VPN
13 12 (0.40%) Intranet
14 11 (0.36%) BGP
14 11 (0.36%) DNS
15 10 (0.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (3.26%) MySQL
2 90 (2.97%) SQL Server
3 77 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 27 (0.89%) Oracle Database
6 26 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
7 25 (0.82%) PowerCenter
7 25 (0.82%) DB2
7 25 (0.82%) Big Data
8 22 (0.73%) Hadoop
9 21 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (0.69%) RDBMS
10 19 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (0.46%) NoSQL
14 12 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
15 11 (0.36%) Pentaho
16 9 (0.30%) Data Mining
16 9 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 340 (11.21%) Axure RP
2 107 (3.53%) Dreamweaver
3 92 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 80 (2.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 61 (2.01%) Visual Studio
6 60 (1.98%) Subversion
7 32 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (0.63%) Grunt
8 19 (0.63%) JUnit
9 17 (0.56%) Selenium
10 15 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
11 14 (0.46%) Ant
12 12 (0.40%) Maven
13 10 (0.33%) EasyMock
13 10 (0.33%) Jenkins
14 7 (0.23%) Phing
15 6 (0.20%) JIRA
16 5 (0.16%) CruiseControl
16 5 (0.16%) RSpec
16 5 (0.16%) DbUnit
General
1 544 (17.93%) Marketing
2 411 (13.55%) Finance
3 241 (7.94%) Retail
4 172 (5.67%) Banking
5 124 (4.09%) Advertising
6 105 (3.46%) Games
7 72 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 58 (1.91%) Automotive
9 49 (1.62%) Publishing
10 43 (1.42%) Multimedia
11 42 (1.38%) Legal
12 29 (0.96%) Electronics
13 21 (0.69%) Manufacturing
14 19 (0.63%) Law
14 19 (0.63%) Billing
15 13 (0.43%) Interactive Media
16 11 (0.36%) Investment Banking
17 9 (0.30%) Local Government
17 9 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.26%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1357 (44.73%) HTML
2 1238 (40.80%) CSS
3 506 (16.68%) HTML5
4 389 (12.82%) jQuery
5 311 (10.25%) CSS3
6 201 (6.62%) Flash
7 194 (6.39%) .NET
8 107 (3.53%) Sass
9 99 (3.26%) AngularJS
10 85 (2.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 78 (2.57%) XML
12 68 (2.24%) Web Services
13 64 (2.11%) ASP.NET
14 60 (1.98%) XSLT
15 58 (1.91%) Ajax
16 57 (1.88%) SOAP
17 54 (1.78%) XHTML
18 44 (1.45%) JSON
18 44 (1.45%) REST
19 42 (1.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1483 (48.88%) User Experience
2 257 (8.47%) Graphic Design
3 220 (7.25%) Mobile App
4 144 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
5 139 (4.58%) Social Media
6 91 (3.00%) Computer Science
7 85 (2.80%) Digital Media
8 84 (2.77%) E-Learning
9 68 (2.24%) Animation
10 41 (1.35%) SWIFT
11 37 (1.22%) Learning Management System
11 37 (1.22%) Visualisation
11 37 (1.22%) Psychology
12 36 (1.19%) Human Factors
13 33 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
14 31 (1.02%) Ergonomics
14 31 (1.02%) Replication
15 30 (0.99%) Clustering
16 29 (0.96%) Video Editing
17 28 (0.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 183 (6.03%) Apple iOS
2 168 (5.54%) Android
3 162 (5.34%) Windows
4 103 (3.39%) Linux
5 80 (2.64%) UNIX
6 17 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
7 14 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.33%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.26%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.20%) Solaris
11 3 (0.099%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.099%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.066%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.066%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.066%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.066%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.066%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.033%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 626 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
2 439 (14.47%) Web Design
3 373 (12.29%) E-Commerce
4 345 (11.37%) Responsive Web Design
5 268 (8.83%) Information Architecture
6 155 (5.11%) Project Management
7 150 (4.94%) Scrum
8 145 (4.78%) Web Development
9 136 (4.48%) Usability Testing
10 120 (3.96%) UX Design
11 116 (3.82%) Analytics
12 115 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 111 (3.66%) Mentoring
14 106 (3.49%) Digital Marketing
15 104 (3.43%) SOA
16 94 (3.10%) SEO
17 92 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
18 88 (2.90%) ETL
19 82 (2.70%) SDLC
20 80 (2.64%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 737 (24.29%) JavaScript
2 220 (7.25%) Java
3 145 (4.78%) SQL
4 115 (3.79%) PHP
5 58 (1.91%) C#
6 52 (1.71%) ActionScript
7 50 (1.65%) C
8 23 (0.76%) Ruby
9 21 (0.69%) ActionScript 2.0
10 20 (0.66%) Objective-C
11 19 (0.63%) C++
11 19 (0.63%) PL/SQL
12 17 (0.56%) COBOL
13 10 (0.33%) Scala
14 8 (0.26%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.23%) ActionScript 3.0
16 6 (0.20%) R
16 6 (0.20%) Python
17 4 (0.13%) VB
17 4 (0.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 456 (15.03%) Degree
2 61 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 45 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (1.29%) SC Cleared
5 37 (1.22%) CCNP
6 33 (1.09%) CCIE
7 25 (0.82%) DV Cleared
8 15 (0.49%) CCSA
9 13 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (0.36%) CCDP
11 7 (0.23%) MCSE
12 6 (0.20%) CCDA
13 5 (0.16%) Check Point Certification
14 4 (0.13%) ISEB
14 4 (0.13%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.13%) CCNA
14 4 (0.13%) MCDBA
14 4 (0.13%) CCSE
14 4 (0.13%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.13%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (2.47%) QA
2 29 (0.96%) WCAG
3 23 (0.76%) SLA
4 9 (0.30%) WAI
5 7 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.16%) CRD IV
6 5 (0.16%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.099%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.033%) SNOMED CT
10 1 (0.033%) HL7
System Software
1 58 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 41 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.20%) XenApp
5 4 (0.13%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.099%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.099%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.066%) XenServer
7 2 (0.066%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.066%) Snort
7 2 (0.066%) vSphere
7 2 (0.066%) Varnish
8 1 (0.033%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 21 (0.69%) Hyperic
2 5 (0.16%) vMotion
2 5 (0.16%) Plesk
3 4 (0.13%) Puppet
4 3 (0.099%) SCOM
5 2 (0.066%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.066%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.066%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.066%) CA LISA
5 2 (0.066%) SCCM
5 2 (0.066%) cPanel
6 1 (0.033%) Oozie
6 1 (0.033%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.033%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.033%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.033%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.033%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 848 (27.95%) Adobe
2 195 (6.43%) Oracle
3 176 (5.80%) Microsoft
4 96 (3.16%) Cisco
5 70 (2.31%) Google
6 50 (1.65%) Informatica
7 46 (1.52%) VMware
8 41 (1.35%) Citrix
9 39 (1.29%) SAP
10 37 (1.22%) HP
11 32 (1.05%) Juniper
12 30 (0.99%) IBM
13 25 (0.82%) CheckPoint
14 24 (0.79%) NetApp
14 24 (0.79%) Teradata
15 22 (0.73%) KANA
16 21 (0.69%) SolarWinds
16 21 (0.69%) Symantec
17 18 (0.59%) F5
18 15 (0.49%) Talend
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