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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 205 171 167
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 1588 1944 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.54% 1.76% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.86% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1259 1458 1397
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -45 652 £52,500 +22.09% 86
South East +8 320 £40,000 +6.66% 51
North West -10 169 £40,000 +25.00% 31
Yorkshire +14 148 £40,000 +18.51% 34
East of England -32 96 £35,000 -1.40% 21
West Midlands +19 94 £35,000 +30.84% 15
East Midlands +27 91 £32,500 -3.70% 24
South West -34 52 £37,500 +7.14% 18
North East +1 18 £26,000 -18.75% 2
Midlands -13 5 £70,000 +169.23%
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1491 (47.67%) User Experience
2 1394 (44.57%) HTML
3 1246 (39.83%) CSS
4 982 (31.39%) Photoshop
5 862 (27.56%) Adobe
6 738 (23.59%) Adobe Illustrator
7 733 (23.43%) JavaScript
8 628 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
9 569 (18.19%) Marketing
10 510 (16.30%) HTML5
11 490 (15.66%) Degree
12 450 (14.39%) Web Design
13 446 (14.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 445 (14.23%) Finance
15 384 (12.28%) jQuery
16 343 (10.97%) Responsive Web Design
17 337 (10.77%) E-Commerce
18 317 (10.13%) Axure RP
19 296 (9.46%) CSS3
20 279 (8.92%) Graphic Design
21 255 (8.15%) InDesign
22 243 (7.77%) Mobile App
23 242 (7.74%) Information Architecture
24 231 (7.38%) Flash
25 216 (6.91%) .NET
26 214 (6.84%) Retail
27 211 (6.75%) Microsoft
28 202 (6.46%) Oracle
29 201 (6.43%) Java
30 179 (5.72%) Windows

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 132 (4.22%) CMS
2 121 (3.87%) WordPress
3 69 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 42 (1.34%) JBoss
5 36 (1.15%) Node.js
6 32 (1.02%) Apache
7 28 (0.90%) Moodle
8 26 (0.83%) Tomcat
8 26 (0.83%) SAS
8 26 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
9 24 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
9 24 (0.77%) OpenStack
10 21 (0.67%) WebSphere
11 19 (0.61%) CICS
12 17 (0.54%) Drupal
13 16 (0.51%) IIS
14 13 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
15 12 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
15 12 (0.38%) Joomla!
16 11 (0.35%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 982 (31.39%) Photoshop
2 738 (23.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 446 (14.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 255 (8.15%) InDesign
5 139 (4.44%) OmniGraffle
6 118 (3.77%) Adobe After Effects
7 111 (3.55%) Fireworks
8 108 (3.45%) MS Excel
9 86 (2.75%) MS Visio
10 55 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
11 54 (1.73%) MS Office
12 29 (0.93%) Adobe Captivate
13 22 (0.70%) InfoPath
14 21 (0.67%) Acrobat
15 20 (0.64%) Adobe Premiere
16 16 (0.51%) CINEMA 4D
17 9 (0.29%) Final Cut Pro
17 9 (0.29%) PowerPivot
18 8 (0.26%) AutoCAD
19 7 (0.22%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 47 (1.50%) Magento
2 6 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.16%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.13%) Remedy AR System
4 4 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.096%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.096%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.064%) Exstream
6 2 (0.064%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.064%) Tridion
7 1 (0.032%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 39 (1.25%) Google Analytics
2 25 (0.80%) Google Apps
3 22 (0.70%) Office 365
4 14 (0.45%) SaaS
5 11 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
9 3 (0.096%) MailChimp
9 3 (0.096%) Pure360
10 2 (0.064%) Silverpop
11 1 (0.032%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.032%) IaaS
11 1 (0.032%) PaaS
11 1 (0.032%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 76 (2.43%) Internet
2 74 (2.37%) SAN
3 64 (2.05%) LAN
4 63 (2.01%) WAN
5 58 (1.85%) Firewall
6 41 (1.31%) Cisco Nexus
7 25 (0.80%) NAS
8 24 (0.77%) Wireless
9 22 (0.70%) VPN
10 20 (0.64%) MPLS
10 20 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (0.58%) VoIP
12 17 (0.54%) Ethernet
12 17 (0.54%) Network Security
13 16 (0.51%) CTI
14 15 (0.48%) OSPF
14 15 (0.48%) Wireless Security
14 15 (0.48%) IP Telephony
15 13 (0.42%) BGP
15 13 (0.42%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 90 (2.88%) MySQL
3 86 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (1.21%) DB2
5 33 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (0.86%) Relational Database
7 26 (0.83%) Hadoop
8 25 (0.80%) Oracle Database
9 24 (0.77%) Big Data
10 21 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
12 17 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (0.54%) PowerCenter
13 15 (0.48%) Pentaho
14 14 (0.45%) Impala
14 14 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
15 12 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (0.38%) Oracle ODI
16 10 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
17 8 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 317 (10.13%) Axure RP
2 154 (4.92%) Dreamweaver
3 80 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 72 (2.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 71 (2.27%) Visual Studio
6 46 (1.47%) Subversion
7 27 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
9 14 (0.45%) Selenium
10 9 (0.29%) Maven
11 8 (0.26%) JUnit
11 8 (0.26%) Grunt
12 7 (0.22%) RSpec
12 7 (0.22%) Ant
13 6 (0.19%) Toad
13 6 (0.19%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.16%) EasyMock
14 5 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
15 4 (0.13%) CruiseControl
15 4 (0.13%) Mockito
General
1 569 (18.19%) Marketing
2 445 (14.23%) Finance
3 214 (6.84%) Retail
4 158 (5.05%) Banking
5 128 (4.09%) Advertising
6 109 (3.48%) Games
7 80 (2.56%) Telecoms
8 52 (1.66%) Publishing
9 51 (1.63%) Automotive
10 49 (1.57%) Legal
11 41 (1.31%) Multimedia
12 28 (0.90%) Electronics
13 21 (0.67%) Law
14 16 (0.51%) Manufacturing
15 15 (0.48%) Billing
16 14 (0.45%) Interactive Media
17 9 (0.29%) Local Government
17 9 (0.29%) Investment Banking
18 8 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1394 (44.57%) HTML
2 1246 (39.83%) CSS
3 510 (16.30%) HTML5
4 384 (12.28%) jQuery
5 296 (9.46%) CSS3
6 231 (7.38%) Flash
7 216 (6.91%) .NET
8 87 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 86 (2.75%) Sass
10 78 (2.49%) Web Services
11 71 (2.27%) XML
12 66 (2.11%) AngularJS
13 58 (1.85%) LESS
13 58 (1.85%) SOAP
13 58 (1.85%) XHTML
13 58 (1.85%) XSLT
14 51 (1.63%) ASP.NET
15 50 (1.60%) REST
16 41 (1.31%) Ajax
17 37 (1.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1491 (47.67%) User Experience
2 279 (8.92%) Graphic Design
3 243 (7.77%) Mobile App
4 157 (5.02%) Social Media
5 142 (4.54%) Analytical Skills
6 109 (3.48%) E-Learning
7 88 (2.81%) Computer Science
8 73 (2.33%) Digital Media
9 65 (2.08%) Animation
10 49 (1.57%) Visualisation
11 48 (1.53%) Human Factors
12 42 (1.34%) Learning Management System
12 42 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
13 39 (1.25%) Video Editing
14 37 (1.18%) Management Information System
14 37 (1.18%) SWIFT
15 36 (1.15%) Mainframe
15 36 (1.15%) W3C
16 35 (1.12%) Ergonomics
17 29 (0.93%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 179 (5.72%) Windows
2 157 (5.02%) Apple iOS
3 130 (4.16%) Android
4 94 (3.01%) Linux
5 60 (1.92%) UNIX
6 20 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
7 19 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (0.38%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.29%) Solaris
11 8 (0.26%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.22%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.13%) AIX
13 4 (0.13%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.064%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.064%) Windows Phone 8
14 2 (0.064%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.032%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 628 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
2 450 (14.39%) Web Design
3 343 (10.97%) Responsive Web Design
4 337 (10.77%) E-Commerce
5 242 (7.74%) Information Architecture
6 170 (5.43%) Scrum
7 156 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 149 (4.76%) Analytics
9 147 (4.70%) Project Management
10 119 (3.80%) Mentoring
11 117 (3.74%) Web Development
12 116 (3.71%) Digital Marketing
13 111 (3.55%) Usability Testing
14 110 (3.52%) UX Design
15 106 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
16 97 (3.10%) B2B
16 97 (3.10%) ETL
17 94 (3.01%) SEO
18 84 (2.69%) SOA
18 84 (2.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 733 (23.43%) JavaScript
2 201 (6.43%) Java
3 148 (4.73%) SQL
4 125 (4.00%) PHP
5 86 (2.75%) C#
6 48 (1.53%) ActionScript
7 40 (1.28%) C
8 28 (0.90%) Objective-C
9 22 (0.70%) ActionScript 2.0
10 20 (0.64%) PL/SQL
11 18 (0.58%) COBOL
12 17 (0.54%) Ruby
13 16 (0.51%) Scala
14 13 (0.42%) VB.NET
15 12 (0.38%) C++
16 11 (0.35%) VB
17 9 (0.29%) PowerShell
17 9 (0.29%) ActionScript 3.0
18 8 (0.26%) Python
19 7 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 490 (15.66%) Degree
2 59 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 55 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 37 (1.18%) CCNP
6 31 (0.99%) CCIE
7 26 (0.83%) DV Cleared
8 16 (0.51%) CCDP
9 15 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.48%) CCSA
10 13 (0.42%) MCSE
11 10 (0.32%) CCDA
12 8 (0.26%) CCNA
13 7 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (0.19%) JNCIS
14 6 (0.19%) HP ASE
15 5 (0.16%) Check Point Certification
16 4 (0.13%) ISEB
16 4 (0.13%) CCIP
16 4 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (2.75%) QA
2 22 (0.70%) WCAG
3 9 (0.29%) SLA
3 9 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.19%) CRD IV
6 5 (0.16%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.096%) WAI
System Software
1 48 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 36 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (0.26%) XenApp
5 6 (0.19%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.13%) XenServer
6 4 (0.13%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.13%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.064%) vSphere
7 2 (0.064%) Varnish
8 1 (0.032%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (0.38%) Hyperic
2 5 (0.16%) vMotion
2 5 (0.16%) Netcool
3 4 (0.13%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 4 (0.13%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.13%) Puppet
3 4 (0.13%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 3 (0.096%) SCOM
4 3 (0.096%) Plesk
5 2 (0.064%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.064%) CA LISA
5 2 (0.064%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.064%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.032%) SCCM
6 1 (0.032%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.032%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.032%) Oozie
6 1 (0.032%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.032%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.032%) cPanel
Vendors
1 862 (27.56%) Adobe
2 211 (6.75%) Microsoft
3 202 (6.46%) Oracle
4 139 (4.44%) Cisco
5 86 (2.75%) Google
6 48 (1.53%) VMware
6 48 (1.53%) Informatica
7 41 (1.31%) Citrix
8 36 (1.15%) IBM
8 36 (1.15%) Juniper
9 35 (1.12%) HP
10 31 (0.99%) Sencha
11 30 (0.96%) Business Objects
11 30 (0.96%) SAP
11 30 (0.96%) Teradata
12 25 (0.80%) CheckPoint
13 22 (0.70%) Twitter
14 20 (0.64%) Talend
14 20 (0.64%) F5
15 18 (0.58%) Facebook
Warrington, Cheshire
Essential Recruitment
Salary: good bonus + good Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Gold
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Lancashire
Easy Web Recruitment - Bright Future Software
Posted: 11 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Leading Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Early finish on Fridays, Annual bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago