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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 194 162 222
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 1601 1792 1359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.50% 1.79% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.89% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1238 1380 1171
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,232 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.40% -7.14%
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
101049 94581 101587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.46% 94.55% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83422 79408 87220
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 £26,539 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014. 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 -32 655 £50,000 +17.64% 79
South East -54 291 £42,500 +6.25% 34
North West -24 171 £37,500 +15.38% 33
Yorkshire +12 162 £35,000 +7.69% 17
East of England -16 117 £37,250 +35.45% 19
South West -10 98 £38,648 +10.42% 15
East Midlands +15 52 £42,500 +2.40% 9
West Midlands -82 39 £38,500 +35.08% 14
North East +1 28 £35,232 -57.29% 2
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 1628 (47.01%) HTML
2 1526 (44.07%) User Experience
3 1454 (41.99%) CSS
4 1163 (33.58%) Photoshop
5 987 (28.50%) Adobe
6 905 (26.13%) JavaScript
7 849 (24.52%) Adobe Illustrator
8 656 (18.94%) Marketing
9 655 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
10 611 (17.64%) HTML5
11 470 (13.57%) Degree
12 467 (13.49%) jQuery
13 458 (13.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 440 (12.71%) Finance
15 422 (12.19%) Web Design
16 417 (12.04%) E-Commerce
17 401 (11.58%) CSS3
18 379 (10.94%) Responsive Web Design
19 317 (9.15%) Axure RP
20 302 (8.72%) Mobile App
21 295 (8.52%) Windows
22 290 (8.37%) Graphic Design
23 252 (7.28%) Java
24 244 (7.05%) InDesign
25 238 (6.87%) .NET
26 236 (6.81%) Microsoft
27 233 (6.73%) Dreamweaver
28 232 (6.70%) Android
29 229 (6.61%) Retail
30 228 (6.58%) Apple iOS

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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
1 174 (5.02%) CMS
2 116 (3.35%) WordPress
3 60 (1.73%) Tomcat
4 54 (1.56%) Drupal
5 51 (1.47%) SharePoint
6 46 (1.33%) CICS
7 44 (1.27%) Apache
8 41 (1.18%) WebSphere
9 37 (1.07%) Node.js
10 34 (0.98%) JBoss
11 31 (0.90%) MS Exchange
12 29 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
12 29 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
13 28 (0.81%) IIS
14 24 (0.69%) OpenStack
15 23 (0.66%) Umbraco
15 23 (0.66%) Moodle
16 16 (0.46%) Office Communications Server
16 16 (0.46%) Joomla!
17 13 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 1163 (33.58%) Photoshop
2 849 (24.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 458 (13.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 244 (7.05%) InDesign
5 171 (4.94%) Fireworks
6 167 (4.82%) OmniGraffle
7 115 (3.32%) MS Excel
8 109 (3.15%) Adobe After Effects
9 105 (3.03%) MS Office
10 83 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
11 56 (1.62%) MS Visio
12 40 (1.16%) Acrobat
13 22 (0.64%) Adobe Captivate
14 20 (0.58%) AutoCAD
15 15 (0.43%) Maya
16 14 (0.40%) CINEMA 4D
17 9 (0.26%) QuarkXPress
17 9 (0.26%) FreeHand
18 8 (0.23%) Adobe Premiere
19 5 (0.14%) Inkscape
Business Applications
1 59 (1.70%) Google Analytics
2 48 (1.39%) Magento
3 24 (0.69%) WebTrends
4 18 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
6 11 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
7 10 (0.29%) Maximo
8 7 (0.20%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (0.20%) SAP FI
9 6 (0.17%) SAP MM
9 6 (0.17%) SAP FSCM
10 5 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.14%) SAP CRM
11 4 (0.12%) SAP SD
11 4 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 3 (0.087%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 3 (0.087%) Dynamics AX
12 3 (0.087%) Oracle BPM
13 2 (0.058%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.04%) SaaS
2 24 (0.69%) Google Apps
3 21 (0.61%) IaaS
4 17 (0.49%) IBM Blueworks
5 11 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (0.29%) MailChimp
7 8 (0.23%) PaaS
8 7 (0.20%) Force.com
9 5 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (0.14%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.087%) CheetahMail
10 3 (0.087%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.058%) Office 365
12 1 (0.029%) GitHub
12 1 (0.029%) Heroku
12 1 (0.029%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.029%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.029%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 114 (3.29%) Internet
2 86 (2.48%) LAN
3 82 (2.37%) WAN
4 64 (1.85%) Firewall
5 62 (1.79%) Intranet
6 56 (1.62%) SAN
7 42 (1.21%) Network Security
8 31 (0.90%) VPN
9 24 (0.69%) TCP/IP
10 19 (0.55%) MPLS
11 18 (0.52%) BGP
11 18 (0.52%) HTTP
12 16 (0.46%) DNS
12 16 (0.46%) OSPF
12 16 (0.46%) NAS
13 15 (0.43%) Wireless
14 13 (0.38%) HTTPS
14 13 (0.38%) SSL
15 11 (0.32%) VoIP
15 11 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 93 (2.69%) MySQL
3 88 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
4 55 (1.59%) DB2
5 49 (1.41%) Oracle Database
6 46 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 36 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (0.84%) Big Data
9 26 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 25 (0.72%) Relational Database
11 24 (0.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 24 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
12 21 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
13 19 (0.55%) Cognos Report Studio
14 16 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
14 16 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (0.43%) Cognos Transformer
16 14 (0.40%) Cognos Event Studio
16 14 (0.40%) Cognos Metric Studio
Development Applications
1 317 (9.15%) Axure RP
2 233 (6.73%) Dreamweaver
3 78 (2.25%) Git (software)
4 72 (2.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 37 (1.07%) Subversion
5 37 (1.07%) Visual Studio
6 34 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 20 (0.58%) JIRA
8 18 (0.52%) Toad
9 15 (0.43%) Grunt
10 11 (0.32%) Eclipse
11 10 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (0.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 6 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.12%) Talend Open Studio
14 4 (0.12%) Redmine
14 4 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (0.12%) CruiseControl
14 4 (0.12%) XMLSpy
General
1 656 (18.94%) Marketing
2 440 (12.71%) Finance
3 229 (6.61%) Retail
4 159 (4.59%) Advertising
5 155 (4.48%) Banking
6 115 (3.32%) Telecoms
7 101 (2.92%) Games
8 81 (2.34%) Multimedia
9 46 (1.33%) Publishing
10 41 (1.18%) Manufacturing
11 38 (1.10%) Automotive
12 31 (0.90%) Military
13 26 (0.75%) Legal
14 21 (0.61%) Electronics
15 16 (0.46%) Interactive Media
16 9 (0.26%) Music Industry
17 8 (0.23%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.20%) Law
18 7 (0.20%) Billing
19 6 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1628 (47.01%) HTML
2 1454 (41.99%) CSS
3 611 (17.64%) HTML5
4 467 (13.49%) jQuery
5 401 (11.58%) CSS3
6 238 (6.87%) .NET
7 227 (6.56%) Flash
8 125 (3.61%) XHTML
9 108 (3.12%) Web Services
10 102 (2.95%) ASP.NET
11 94 (2.71%) Ajax
12 86 (2.48%) XML
13 76 (2.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 64 (1.85%) Sass
15 63 (1.82%) J2EE
16 59 (1.70%) AngularJS
17 49 (1.41%) Middleware
18 29 (0.84%) XSLT
19 26 (0.75%) .NET Framework
20 24 (0.69%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 1526 (44.07%) User Experience
2 302 (8.72%) Mobile App
3 290 (8.37%) Graphic Design
4 182 (5.26%) Social Media
5 143 (4.13%) Animation
6 134 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
7 104 (3.00%) Visualisation
7 104 (3.00%) Digital Media
8 82 (2.37%) E-Learning
9 80 (2.31%) Mainframe
10 73 (2.11%) Open Source
11 51 (1.47%) Photography
12 44 (1.27%) iPhone
12 44 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
13 43 (1.24%) Video Editing
14 34 (0.98%) iPad
15 33 (0.95%) Computer Science
16 31 (0.90%) W3C
17 28 (0.81%) Psychology
17 28 (0.81%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 295 (8.52%) Windows
2 232 (6.70%) Android
3 228 (6.58%) Apple iOS
4 112 (3.23%) Linux
5 97 (2.80%) UNIX
6 38 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (0.46%) AIX
9 16 (0.46%) Windows XP
10 11 (0.32%) Windows Phone
11 10 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.29%) Solaris
12 9 (0.26%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.14%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.14%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.087%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.058%) HPUX
16 1 (0.029%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.029%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 655 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
2 422 (12.19%) Web Design
3 417 (12.04%) E-Commerce
4 379 (10.94%) Responsive Web Design
5 210 (6.06%) Analytics
6 209 (6.04%) SEO
7 204 (5.89%) Information Architecture
8 159 (4.59%) Web Development
9 137 (3.96%) Scrum
10 132 (3.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 128 (3.70%) Project Management
12 126 (3.64%) UX Design
13 117 (3.38%) SOA
14 109 (3.15%) Digital Marketing
15 105 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
16 100 (2.89%) Mentoring
17 93 (2.69%) Usability Testing
18 88 (2.54%) UML
19 82 (2.37%) B2B
20 79 (2.28%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 905 (26.13%) JavaScript
2 252 (7.28%) Java
3 198 (5.72%) PHP
4 193 (5.57%) SQL
5 113 (3.26%) C#
6 58 (1.67%) ActionScript
7 46 (1.33%) COBOL
8 31 (0.90%) C
9 25 (0.72%) Objective-C
10 22 (0.64%) ActionScript 3.0
11 19 (0.55%) ActionScript 2.0
12 16 (0.46%) C++
13 15 (0.43%) Perl
14 14 (0.40%) T-SQL
15 13 (0.38%) Python
16 11 (0.32%) VB.NET
16 11 (0.32%) PL/SQL
17 10 (0.29%) XPath
18 9 (0.26%) Ruby
19 8 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 470 (13.57%) Degree
2 106 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 88 (2.54%) SC Cleared
4 79 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (1.59%) CCNP
6 43 (1.24%) CCDP
7 30 (0.87%) DV Cleared
8 29 (0.84%) CCDA
9 20 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (0.43%) CCNA
10 15 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (0.40%) CCIE
11 14 (0.40%) MCSE
12 13 (0.38%) MCP
12 13 (0.38%) MBA
12 13 (0.38%) JNCIS
13 12 (0.35%) HND
14 11 (0.32%) ISEB
14 11 (0.32%) ISTQB
15 9 (0.26%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (2.54%) QA
2 11 (0.32%) WCAG
3 10 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.26%) WAI
4 9 (0.26%) COBIT
5 5 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.12%) SLA
7 2 (0.058%) EFQM
7 2 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.058%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 50 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 37 (1.07%) XenApp
4 18 (0.52%) VMware ESX
5 16 (0.46%) XenServer
6 13 (0.38%) Terminal Services
7 12 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (0.20%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.14%) ProxySG
10 4 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.058%) Shibboleth
11 2 (0.058%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.029%) IAG
12 1 (0.029%) Firmware
12 1 (0.029%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.20%) Plesk
3 6 (0.17%) Puppet
4 5 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.12%) Cobbler
5 4 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.058%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.058%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.029%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.029%) HP NNM
7 1 (0.029%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.029%) SCOM
7 1 (0.029%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 987 (28.50%) Adobe
2 236 (6.81%) Microsoft
3 208 (6.01%) Oracle
4 132 (3.81%) Cisco
5 96 (2.77%) Google
6 73 (2.11%) IBM
7 60 (1.73%) Twitter
8 58 (1.67%) HP
9 54 (1.56%) VMware
10 49 (1.41%) Cognos
11 45 (1.30%) Citrix
12 43 (1.24%) webMethods
13 41 (1.18%) SAP
13 41 (1.18%) Facebook
14 39 (1.13%) Juniper
15 35 (1.01%) CheckPoint
16 32 (0.92%) Teradata
17 31 (0.90%) hybris
18 25 (0.72%) Informatica
19 24 (0.69%) McAfee
London
Comtecs
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Nottinghamshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: C£30K + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Norton Leigh
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Norton Leigh
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50k - £60k + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £18k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago