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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 201 172 184
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 1515 1805 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.50% 1.72% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.82% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1356 1327
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,188 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.83% +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
95668 99324 96326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 79169 81086 81446
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -61 629 £45,000 - 100
South East -4 323 £46,500 +9.41% 38
North West +8 132 £29,500 -3.27% 28
Yorkshire +32 117 £32,500 -18.75% 13
South West -2 112 £40,000 +14.28% 14
East of England -25 83 £30,000 -25.00% 20
West Midlands +3 78 £37,500 +25.00% 10
East Midlands -9 47 £42,500 +21.42% 13
North East -1 10 £31,890 +3.26% 3
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 1478 (44.68%) HTML
2 1471 (44.47%) User Experience
3 1300 (39.30%) CSS
4 1044 (31.56%) Photoshop
5 942 (28.48%) Adobe
6 779 (23.55%) JavaScript
7 756 (22.85%) Adobe Illustrator
8 649 (19.62%) Agile Software Development
9 588 (17.78%) Marketing
10 526 (15.90%) HTML5
11 471 (14.24%) Web Design
12 449 (13.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 441 (13.33%) Degree
14 440 (13.30%) jQuery
15 432 (13.06%) Finance
16 373 (11.28%) Responsive Web Design
17 314 (9.49%) Axure RP
18 309 (9.34%) CSS3
19 305 (9.22%) E-Commerce
20 301 (9.10%) Mobile App
21 297 (8.98%) Graphic Design
22 277 (8.37%) Information Architecture
23 248 (7.50%) InDesign
24 230 (6.95%) Retail
25 218 (6.59%) Flash
25 218 (6.59%) Windows
26 198 (5.99%) Java
26 198 (5.99%) Oracle
27 197 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
28 185 (5.59%) Microsoft

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 143 (4.32%) CMS
2 139 (4.20%) WordPress
3 54 (1.63%) SharePoint
4 44 (1.33%) Drupal
5 35 (1.06%) JBoss
6 32 (0.97%) Apache
6 32 (0.97%) CICS
7 29 (0.88%) SAS
7 29 (0.88%) Moodle
8 26 (0.79%) Node.js
9 22 (0.67%) OpenStack
9 22 (0.67%) Tomcat
9 22 (0.67%) WebSphere
10 17 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (0.45%) Joomla!
12 14 (0.42%) IIS
13 11 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
14 10 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
14 10 (0.30%) MS Exchange
14 10 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1044 (31.56%) Photoshop
2 756 (22.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 449 (13.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 248 (7.50%) InDesign
5 181 (5.47%) OmniGraffle
6 130 (3.93%) Fireworks
7 97 (2.93%) MS Excel
8 85 (2.57%) Adobe After Effects
9 74 (2.24%) MS Visio
10 61 (1.84%) MS Office
11 50 (1.51%) Acrobat
12 42 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
13 29 (0.88%) Adobe Captivate
14 22 (0.67%) CINEMA 4D
15 21 (0.63%) 3ds Max
16 12 (0.36%) Adobe Premiere
17 11 (0.33%) Final Cut Pro
18 8 (0.24%) InfoPath
18 8 (0.24%) AutoCAD
19 5 (0.15%) Maya
Business Applications
1 58 (1.75%) Magento
2 42 (1.27%) Google Analytics
3 27 (0.82%) WebTrends
4 17 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
4 17 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
6 9 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 9 (0.27%) SAP ERP
7 8 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
8 7 (0.21%) Maximo
9 6 (0.18%) SAP CRM
10 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.12%) Exstream
10 4 (0.12%) Remedy AR System
10 4 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.091%) SAP MM
12 2 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
13 1 (0.030%) SAP FSCM
13 1 (0.030%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (0.63%) Google Apps
2 16 (0.48%) MailChimp
2 16 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (0.45%) SaaS
4 9 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.24%) GitHub
6 7 (0.21%) Office 365
7 4 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
8 3 (0.091%) Basecamp
8 3 (0.091%) Pure360
9 2 (0.060%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.060%) CheetahMail
9 2 (0.060%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.030%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.030%) PaaS
10 1 (0.030%) Heroku
10 1 (0.030%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.030%) Force.com
10 1 (0.030%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 121 (3.66%) Internet
2 69 (2.09%) WAN
3 68 (2.06%) LAN
4 55 (1.66%) SAN
5 43 (1.30%) Firewall
6 41 (1.24%) VPN
7 37 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 24 (0.73%) MPLS
9 20 (0.60%) VoIP
10 18 (0.54%) Network Security
11 15 (0.45%) OSPF
12 13 (0.39%) TCP/IP
13 12 (0.36%) BGP
13 12 (0.36%) NAS
14 11 (0.33%) Wireless
14 11 (0.33%) Intranet
14 11 (0.33%) Broadband
14 11 (0.33%) Ethernet
15 10 (0.30%) CTI
16 9 (0.27%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 106 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
3 103 (3.11%) MySQL
4 48 (1.45%) Big Data
5 45 (1.36%) Hadoop
5 45 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 42 (1.27%) DB2
7 28 (0.85%) NoSQL
8 27 (0.82%) Relational Database
9 21 (0.63%) Oracle Database
10 20 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
11 19 (0.57%) MariaDB
12 17 (0.51%) Impala
12 17 (0.51%) Pentaho
12 17 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
14 14 (0.42%) RDBMS
15 13 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
15 13 (0.39%) Cognos Transformer
16 12 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 314 (9.49%) Axure RP
2 179 (5.41%) Dreamweaver
3 80 (2.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 73 (2.21%) Git (software)
5 36 (1.09%) Visual Studio
6 30 (0.91%) Subversion
7 21 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
8 18 (0.54%) JIRA
9 15 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (0.27%) Selenium
11 8 (0.24%) Jasmine
11 8 (0.24%) Karma Test Runner
11 8 (0.24%) JSHint
12 7 (0.21%) RSpec
12 7 (0.21%) Toad
12 7 (0.21%) LoadRunner
13 5 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (0.15%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.091%) Sublime Text
14 3 (0.091%) Grunt
General
1 588 (17.78%) Marketing
2 432 (13.06%) Finance
3 230 (6.95%) Retail
4 135 (4.08%) Banking
5 130 (3.93%) Games
6 127 (3.84%) Advertising
7 121 (3.66%) Telecoms
8 58 (1.75%) Publishing
9 56 (1.69%) Multimedia
10 50 (1.51%) Legal
11 19 (0.57%) Manufacturing
12 17 (0.51%) Automotive
12 17 (0.51%) General Ledger
13 10 (0.30%) Electronics
13 10 (0.30%) Military
14 9 (0.27%) Law
15 8 (0.24%) Interactive Media
16 6 (0.18%) Music Industry
16 6 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.18%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1478 (44.68%) HTML
2 1300 (39.30%) CSS
3 526 (15.90%) HTML5
4 440 (13.30%) jQuery
5 309 (9.34%) CSS3
6 218 (6.59%) Flash
7 170 (5.14%) .NET
8 100 (3.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 81 (2.45%) Sass
9 81 (2.45%) XHTML
10 73 (2.21%) XML
11 66 (2.00%) Middleware
12 65 (1.96%) LESS
13 60 (1.81%) AngularJS
13 60 (1.81%) Web Services
14 45 (1.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 37 (1.12%) REST
16 34 (1.03%) Ajax
17 33 (1.00%) SOAP
18 29 (0.88%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1471 (44.47%) User Experience
2 301 (9.10%) Mobile App
3 297 (8.98%) Graphic Design
4 173 (5.23%) Social Media
5 121 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
6 99 (2.99%) E-Learning
7 98 (2.96%) Digital Media
8 90 (2.72%) Animation
9 86 (2.60%) Visualisation
10 83 (2.51%) Mainframe
11 57 (1.72%) Photography
12 53 (1.60%) Open Source
13 48 (1.45%) Computer Science
14 47 (1.42%) Clustering
14 47 (1.42%) W3C
14 47 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
15 45 (1.36%) Video Editing
16 39 (1.18%) Human Factors
17 35 (1.06%) IBM Mainframe
17 35 (1.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 218 (6.59%) Windows
2 154 (4.66%) Apple iOS
3 144 (4.35%) Android
4 77 (2.33%) Linux
5 76 (2.30%) UNIX
6 28 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.42%) Windows XP
9 12 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
10 10 (0.30%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.27%) AIX
11 9 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.27%) Windows Phone
12 7 (0.21%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.12%) Solaris
15 3 (0.091%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.060%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.060%) SUSE
17 1 (0.030%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 649 (19.62%) Agile Software Development
2 471 (14.24%) Web Design
3 373 (11.28%) Responsive Web Design
4 305 (9.22%) E-Commerce
5 277 (8.37%) Information Architecture
6 197 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 169 (5.11%) Analytics
8 159 (4.81%) Web Development
9 154 (4.66%) Scrum
10 122 (3.69%) ETL
11 118 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
12 116 (3.51%) UX Design
13 110 (3.33%) SEO
14 108 (3.26%) Project Management
15 105 (3.17%) Data Modelling
16 104 (3.14%) Usability Testing
17 100 (3.02%) Mentoring
18 94 (2.84%) Digital Marketing
19 90 (2.72%) Content Management
20 88 (2.66%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 779 (23.55%) JavaScript
2 198 (5.99%) Java
3 150 (4.53%) PHP
4 145 (4.38%) SQL
5 84 (2.54%) C#
6 52 (1.57%) ActionScript
7 30 (0.91%) COBOL
8 25 (0.76%) C
9 19 (0.57%) ActionScript 2.0
10 17 (0.51%) Scala
11 16 (0.48%) Objective-C
11 16 (0.48%) Ruby
11 16 (0.48%) ABAP
12 14 (0.42%) VB.NET
12 14 (0.42%) PL/SQL
13 13 (0.39%) ActionScript 3.0
14 10 (0.30%) PowerShell
14 10 (0.30%) VB
15 8 (0.24%) Python
16 6 (0.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 441 (13.33%) Degree
2 76 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
3 63 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 52 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 48 (1.45%) CCNP
6 38 (1.15%) CCIE
7 31 (0.94%) CCDP
8 20 (0.60%) DV Cleared
9 19 (0.57%) CCDA
10 12 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (0.36%) CCIP
11 11 (0.33%) MCSE
12 10 (0.30%) VCDX
12 10 (0.30%) VCAP
13 8 (0.24%) JNCIS
13 8 (0.24%) CCNA
13 8 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.18%) ISEB
15 6 (0.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (2.27%) QA
2 10 (0.30%) WAI
3 6 (0.18%) SLA
4 5 (0.15%) WCAG
4 5 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.12%) CRD IV
5 4 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.12%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.091%) COBIT
6 3 (0.091%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (0.97%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.57%) XenApp
4 7 (0.21%) XenServer
4 7 (0.21%) XenDesktop
4 7 (0.21%) Terminal Services
4 7 (0.21%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.18%) IAG
5 6 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.12%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.091%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.060%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.030%) Varnish
9 1 (0.030%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (0.30%) Netcool
2 8 (0.24%) Hyperic
3 6 (0.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (0.12%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 4 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.12%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 4 (0.12%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.091%) Plesk
5 3 (0.091%) Puppet
6 2 (0.060%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.060%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.030%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.030%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.030%) cPanel
7 1 (0.030%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.030%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.030%) SCCM
Vendors
1 942 (28.48%) Adobe
2 198 (5.99%) Oracle
3 185 (5.59%) Microsoft
4 142 (4.29%) Cisco
5 83 (2.51%) IBM
6 80 (2.42%) Google
7 52 (1.57%) Facebook
8 48 (1.45%) VMware
9 45 (1.36%) Citrix
9 45 (1.36%) Informatica
9 45 (1.36%) Twitter
10 44 (1.33%) Teradata
11 38 (1.15%) SAP
12 32 (0.97%) HP
13 31 (0.94%) Juniper
14 30 (0.91%) Cognos
15 29 (0.88%) Ab Initio
16 26 (0.79%) Demandware
17 25 (0.76%) CheckPoint
18 24 (0.73%) Business Objects
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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