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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 184 159 209
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 1690 1780 1449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.57% 1.77% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.88% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 1368 1228
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
101839 94667 105264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.36% 94.21% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83149 79374 90534
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 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 2 September 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 -15 697 £47,500 +5.55% 106
South East -31 351 £43,500 +8.75% 33
North West -26 175 £32,500 +8.33% 22
Yorkshire +8 163 £34,500 +15.00% 28
East of England -15 132 £33,660 +20.21% 18
South West -43 72 £35,000 -2.09% 18
East Midlands +5 48 £30,000 -14.28% 13
West Midlands -63 42 £28,500 -5.00% 4
North East -4 5 £34,750 +54.44% 3
Midlands +11 4 £37,500 +150.00%
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1766 (47.35%) HTML
2 1585 (42.49%) CSS
3 1315 (35.25%) Photoshop
4 1057 (28.34%) Adobe
5 971 (26.03%) Adobe Illustrator
6 933 (25.01%) JavaScript
7 788 (21.13%) Marketing
8 616 (16.51%) HTML5
9 503 (13.49%) E-Commerce
10 484 (12.98%) Degree
11 474 (12.71%) jQuery
12 464 (12.44%) Web Design
13 459 (12.31%) Finance
14 391 (10.48%) Responsive Web Design
15 388 (10.40%) CSS3
16 346 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
17 343 (9.20%) Mobile App
18 333 (8.93%) Axure RP
19 303 (8.12%) InDesign
20 294 (7.88%) Graphic Design
21 282 (7.56%) Android
22 278 (7.45%) Flash
23 257 (6.89%) Apple iOS
24 256 (6.86%) Dreamweaver
24 256 (6.86%) Windows
24 256 (6.86%) Retail
25 248 (6.65%) Java
26 246 (6.60%) .NET
27 233 (6.25%) SEO
28 223 (5.98%) Social Media

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 159 (4.26%) CMS
2 135 (3.62%) WordPress
3 49 (1.31%) Tomcat
4 41 (1.10%) WebSphere
5 37 (0.99%) Drupal
6 35 (0.94%) Apache
7 34 (0.91%) SharePoint
7 34 (0.91%) CICS
7 34 (0.91%) Node.js
8 25 (0.67%) Moodle
9 22 (0.59%) Umbraco
9 22 (0.59%) Joomla!
9 22 (0.59%) IIS
10 19 (0.51%) MS Exchange
11 18 (0.48%) OpenStack
12 17 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
12 17 (0.46%) Office Communications Server
12 17 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
13 16 (0.43%) WebLogic
14 9 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1315 (35.25%) Photoshop
2 971 (26.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 303 (8.12%) InDesign
4 165 (4.42%) OmniGraffle
5 151 (4.05%) Adobe After Effects
6 141 (3.78%) Fireworks
7 90 (2.41%) MS Office
8 85 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
9 77 (2.06%) MS Excel
10 70 (1.88%) MS Visio
11 37 (0.99%) Acrobat
12 29 (0.78%) AutoCAD
13 26 (0.70%) CINEMA 4D
14 25 (0.67%) Adobe Captivate
15 17 (0.46%) Maya
16 15 (0.40%) FreeHand
17 9 (0.24%) 3ds Max
17 9 (0.24%) QuarkXPress
17 9 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
18 5 (0.13%) Inkscape
Business Applications
1 71 (1.90%) Google Analytics
2 62 (1.66%) Magento
3 23 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
4 22 (0.59%) WebTrends
5 13 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
6 11 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
7 5 (0.13%) Sophis RISQUE
8 4 (0.11%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.080%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.080%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.080%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.080%) Oracle AGIS
10 2 (0.054%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.054%) SAP FSCM
10 2 (0.054%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.054%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.054%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.054%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 39 (1.05%) SaaS
2 29 (0.78%) IaaS
3 18 (0.48%) Google Apps
4 14 (0.38%) IBM Blueworks
5 9 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.21%) PaaS
7 7 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (0.16%) Force.com
9 5 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.080%) CheetahMail
10 3 (0.080%) MailChimp
11 2 (0.054%) Office 365
12 1 (0.027%) GitHub
12 1 (0.027%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 92 (2.47%) Internet
2 80 (2.14%) 4G
3 75 (2.01%) LAN
4 67 (1.80%) Intranet
5 62 (1.66%) WAN
6 56 (1.50%) SAN
7 55 (1.47%) Firewall
8 36 (0.97%) SIGTRAN
9 32 (0.86%) Network Security
10 31 (0.83%) SS7
10 31 (0.83%) TCAP
10 31 (0.83%) INAP
11 26 (0.70%) DNS
12 25 (0.67%) TCP/IP
13 23 (0.62%) MPLS
14 22 (0.59%) VPN
15 21 (0.56%) OSPF
16 20 (0.54%) HTTP
16 20 (0.54%) NAS
17 18 (0.48%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (5.47%) SQL Server
2 96 (2.57%) MySQL
3 77 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
4 51 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 42 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 40 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (1.02%) DB2
8 35 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 34 (0.91%) Relational Database
10 31 (0.83%) Big Data
11 29 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
12 22 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 20 (0.54%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 18 (0.48%) RDBMS
15 16 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
16 15 (0.40%) Cognos Report Studio
16 15 (0.40%) DecisionStream
17 14 (0.38%) Cognos Event Studio
17 14 (0.38%) Cognos Metric Studio
17 14 (0.38%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 333 (8.93%) Axure RP
2 256 (6.86%) Dreamweaver
3 89 (2.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 64 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 42 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 30 (0.80%) Visual Studio
7 22 (0.59%) Subversion
8 18 (0.48%) Toad
9 14 (0.38%) Grunt
10 13 (0.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 11 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (0.29%) Eclipse
12 10 (0.27%) JIRA
13 9 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (0.19%) Maven
14 7 (0.19%) ERwin
15 4 (0.11%) LabVIEW
15 4 (0.11%) Redmine
15 4 (0.11%) Jenkins
16 3 (0.080%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 788 (21.13%) Marketing
2 459 (12.31%) Finance
3 256 (6.86%) Retail
4 211 (5.66%) Advertising
5 167 (4.48%) Telecoms
6 130 (3.49%) Banking
7 116 (3.11%) Games
8 89 (2.39%) Multimedia
9 57 (1.53%) Publishing
10 43 (1.15%) Automotive
11 33 (0.88%) Military
12 29 (0.78%) Legal
13 25 (0.67%) Electronics
14 23 (0.62%) Manufacturing
15 17 (0.46%) Interactive Media
16 12 (0.32%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (0.24%) Law
19 8 (0.21%) Retail Banking
20 7 (0.19%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1766 (47.35%) HTML
2 1585 (42.49%) CSS
3 616 (16.51%) HTML5
4 474 (12.71%) jQuery
5 388 (10.40%) CSS3
6 278 (7.45%) Flash
7 246 (6.60%) .NET
8 127 (3.40%) Ajax
9 124 (3.32%) XHTML
10 116 (3.11%) Web Services
11 115 (3.08%) XML
12 113 (3.03%) ASP.NET
13 63 (1.69%) Sass
13 63 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 54 (1.45%) AngularJS
15 52 (1.39%) J2EE
16 39 (1.05%) Spring
17 31 (0.83%) XSLT
17 31 (0.83%) SOAP
18 29 (0.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 343 (9.20%) Mobile App
2 294 (7.88%) Graphic Design
3 223 (5.98%) Social Media
4 156 (4.18%) Animation
5 141 (3.78%) Visualisation
6 136 (3.65%) Digital Media
7 91 (2.44%) E-Learning
8 68 (1.82%) Open Source
9 52 (1.39%) iPhone
10 49 (1.31%) Photography
11 44 (1.18%) W3C
11 44 (1.18%) Mainframe
12 41 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
13 40 (1.07%) Video Editing
14 39 (1.05%) iPad
14 39 (1.05%) Motion Graphics
15 38 (1.02%) Computer Science
16 28 (0.75%) Psychology
17 24 (0.64%) Learning Management System
17 24 (0.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 282 (7.56%) Android
2 257 (6.89%) Apple iOS
3 256 (6.86%) Windows
4 106 (2.84%) Linux
5 83 (2.23%) UNIX
6 36 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (0.54%) Solaris
8 18 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (0.43%) Windows XP
10 15 (0.40%) AIX
11 11 (0.29%) Windows Phone
12 8 (0.21%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.19%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.16%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.054%) HPUX
17 1 (0.027%) zOS
17 1 (0.027%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 503 (13.49%) E-Commerce
2 464 (12.44%) Web Design
3 391 (10.48%) Responsive Web Design
4 346 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
5 233 (6.25%) SEO
6 218 (5.84%) Analytics
7 171 (4.58%) Information Architecture
8 163 (4.37%) Web Development
9 156 (4.18%) Scrum
10 141 (3.78%) Digital Marketing
11 126 (3.38%) Mentoring
12 124 (3.32%) Project Management
13 119 (3.19%) Business Intelligence
14 117 (3.14%) User Experience Design
15 107 (2.87%) Usability Testing
15 107 (2.87%) SOA
16 96 (2.57%) B2B
17 95 (2.55%) Data Modelling
18 86 (2.31%) CRM
18 86 (2.31%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 933 (25.01%) JavaScript
2 248 (6.65%) Java
3 212 (5.68%) PHP
4 206 (5.52%) SQL
5 118 (3.16%) C#
6 71 (1.90%) ActionScript
6 71 (1.90%) Erlang
7 34 (0.91%) ActionScript 2.0
8 33 (0.88%) ActionScript 3.0
8 33 (0.88%) C
9 32 (0.86%) COBOL
10 25 (0.67%) Objective-C
11 24 (0.64%) C++
12 22 (0.59%) Perl
13 21 (0.56%) T-SQL
14 16 (0.43%) Python
15 15 (0.40%) XAML
16 13 (0.35%) Shell Script
16 13 (0.35%) Ruby
16 13 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 484 (12.98%) Degree
2 75 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 68 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 49 (1.31%) CCNP
6 43 (1.15%) CCDP
7 31 (0.83%) DV Cleared
8 17 (0.46%) CCDA
9 11 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (0.29%) CCNA
9 11 (0.29%) HND
10 10 (0.27%) MBA
11 8 (0.21%) MCSE
11 8 (0.21%) ISEB
11 8 (0.21%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.16%) JNCIS
13 5 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.13%) CCIE
13 5 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.11%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (2.39%) QA
2 14 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.32%) WCAG
4 5 (0.13%) EFQM
5 4 (0.11%) SLA
5 4 (0.11%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.11%) COBIT
5 4 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.080%) WAI
7 2 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.59%) XenApp
4 18 (0.48%) XenServer
5 12 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
6 8 (0.21%) ProxySG
7 7 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.11%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.11%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.080%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.054%) Shibboleth
10 2 (0.054%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.054%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (0.38%) Plesk
2 7 (0.19%) Puppet
2 7 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.080%) SCOM
6 2 (0.054%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.054%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.054%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.054%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.027%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.027%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.027%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.027%) HP NNM
7 1 (0.027%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1057 (28.34%) Adobe
2 211 (5.66%) Oracle
3 187 (5.01%) Microsoft
4 113 (3.03%) Cisco
5 98 (2.63%) Google
6 59 (1.58%) Twitter
7 50 (1.34%) HP
8 47 (1.26%) VMware
9 46 (1.23%) Facebook
10 42 (1.13%) IBM
10 42 (1.13%) Cognos
11 36 (0.97%) SAP
12 35 (0.94%) hybris
13 34 (0.91%) webMethods
14 33 (0.88%) JBoss
15 31 (0.83%) Citrix
15 31 (0.83%) Teradata
16 28 (0.75%) Juniper
17 25 (0.67%) Business Objects
18 23 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
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