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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 199 158 227
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 1616 1772 1386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.51% 1.80% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.91% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 1362 1192
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £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
100759 92707 104130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.26% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82433 77843 89539
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 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 18 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 -25 657 £47,750 +9.77% 90
South East -41 320 £45,000 +12.50% 31
Yorkshire +16 168 £34,750 +14.87% 29
North West -32 167 £32,500 +8.33% 29
East of England -14 126 £35,000 +27.27% 16
South West -29 79 £37,500 - 20
East Midlands 0 56 £30,000 -20.00% 8
West Midlands -100 34 £31,000 -1.58% 6
North East +2 10 £37,500 +66.66% 6
Midlands +17 4 £37,500 +150.00% 2
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 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 1731 (47.11%) HTML
2 1633 (44.45%) User Experience
3 1550 (42.19%) CSS
4 1261 (34.32%) Photoshop
5 1037 (28.23%) Adobe
6 945 (25.72%) JavaScript
7 923 (25.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 757 (20.60%) Marketing
9 665 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
10 617 (16.79%) HTML5
11 480 (13.06%) Degree
12 475 (12.93%) E-Commerce
13 472 (12.85%) jQuery
14 449 (12.22%) Web Design
15 442 (12.03%) Finance
16 397 (10.81%) CSS3
17 374 (10.18%) Responsive Web Design
18 335 (9.12%) Axure RP
19 332 (9.04%) Mobile App
20 289 (7.87%) Graphic Design
21 275 (7.49%) InDesign
22 273 (7.43%) Android
23 272 (7.40%) Windows
24 260 (7.08%) Flash
25 258 (7.02%) Apple iOS
26 252 (6.86%) Java
27 251 (6.83%) .NET
28 245 (6.67%) Retail
29 240 (6.53%) Dreamweaver
30 227 (6.18%) SEO

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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
1 165 (4.49%) CMS
2 128 (3.48%) WordPress
3 60 (1.63%) Tomcat
4 44 (1.20%) Apache
4 44 (1.20%) WebSphere
5 43 (1.17%) Drupal
6 38 (1.03%) CICS
7 37 (1.01%) SharePoint
8 36 (0.98%) Node.js
9 28 (0.76%) MS Exchange
10 25 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
10 25 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
10 25 (0.68%) Umbraco
10 25 (0.68%) IIS
11 24 (0.65%) Moodle
12 21 (0.57%) OpenStack
13 20 (0.54%) Joomla!
14 18 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
15 16 (0.44%) WebLogic
16 8 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1261 (34.32%) Photoshop
2 923 (25.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 275 (7.49%) InDesign
4 167 (4.55%) OmniGraffle
5 157 (4.27%) Fireworks
6 135 (3.67%) Adobe After Effects
7 94 (2.56%) MS Office
8 93 (2.53%) MS Excel
9 82 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
10 66 (1.80%) MS Visio
11 32 (0.87%) Acrobat
12 25 (0.68%) AutoCAD
13 22 (0.60%) Adobe Captivate
14 21 (0.57%) CINEMA 4D
15 17 (0.46%) Maya
16 15 (0.41%) FreeHand
17 9 (0.24%) QuarkXPress
18 8 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
19 5 (0.14%) Inkscape
19 5 (0.14%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 69 (1.88%) Google Analytics
2 58 (1.58%) Magento
3 23 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 21 (0.57%) WebTrends
5 13 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
6 10 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
7 6 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.14%) SAP FI
8 5 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (0.14%) Sophis RISQUE
8 5 (0.14%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.11%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.11%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.11%) SAP FSCM
10 3 (0.082%) Oracle AGIS
11 2 (0.054%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.054%) SAP MM
11 2 (0.054%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 40 (1.09%) SaaS
2 28 (0.76%) IaaS
3 21 (0.57%) Google Apps
4 17 (0.46%) IBM Blueworks
5 9 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.22%) PaaS
7 7 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (0.16%) Force.com
9 4 (0.11%) MailChimp
9 4 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.054%) CheetahMail
10 2 (0.054%) Office 365
11 1 (0.027%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 91 (2.48%) Internet
2 79 (2.15%) LAN
3 75 (2.04%) 4G
4 74 (2.01%) WAN
5 66 (1.80%) Intranet
6 61 (1.66%) SAN
7 60 (1.63%) Firewall
8 37 (1.01%) Network Security
9 34 (0.93%) SIGTRAN
10 31 (0.84%) TCAP
10 31 (0.84%) INAP
10 31 (0.84%) SS7
11 24 (0.65%) VPN
12 21 (0.57%) TCP/IP
12 21 (0.57%) DNS
13 20 (0.54%) NAS
14 17 (0.46%) MPLS
14 17 (0.46%) HTTP
15 16 (0.44%) SSL
16 15 (0.41%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (5.42%) SQL Server
2 103 (2.80%) MySQL
3 78 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
4 55 (1.50%) Oracle Database
5 43 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 42 (1.14%) DB2
7 35 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 32 (0.87%) Relational Database
9 30 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 30 (0.82%) Big Data
10 23 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (0.60%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 17 (0.46%) Oracle ODI
12 17 (0.46%) Cognos Report Studio
13 15 (0.41%) RDBMS
14 14 (0.38%) Cognos Event Studio
14 14 (0.38%) Cognos Metric Studio
14 14 (0.38%) Cognos Transformer
14 14 (0.38%) DecisionStream
Development Applications
1 335 (9.12%) Axure RP
2 240 (6.53%) Dreamweaver
3 91 (2.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 67 (1.82%) Git (software)
5 39 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 36 (0.98%) Visual Studio
7 24 (0.65%) Subversion
8 18 (0.49%) Toad
9 14 (0.38%) Grunt
10 13 (0.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 11 (0.30%) Eclipse
12 10 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
12 10 (0.27%) JIRA
12 10 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (0.22%) Maven
14 4 (0.11%) LabVIEW
14 4 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.11%) Redmine
14 4 (0.11%) Jenkins
15 3 (0.082%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 757 (20.60%) Marketing
2 442 (12.03%) Finance
3 245 (6.67%) Retail
4 201 (5.47%) Advertising
5 161 (4.38%) Telecoms
6 136 (3.70%) Banking
7 116 (3.16%) Games
8 86 (2.34%) Multimedia
9 52 (1.42%) Publishing
10 45 (1.22%) Automotive
11 30 (0.82%) Manufacturing
12 29 (0.79%) Military
13 28 (0.76%) Electronics
14 27 (0.73%) Legal
15 17 (0.46%) Interactive Media
16 10 (0.27%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.19%) Music Industry
18 7 (0.19%) Law
19 6 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1731 (47.11%) HTML
2 1550 (42.19%) CSS
3 617 (16.79%) HTML5
4 472 (12.85%) jQuery
5 397 (10.81%) CSS3
6 260 (7.08%) Flash
7 251 (6.83%) .NET
8 120 (3.27%) Web Services
9 119 (3.24%) XHTML
10 118 (3.21%) ASP.NET
11 116 (3.16%) Ajax
12 114 (3.10%) XML
13 67 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 61 (1.66%) Sass
15 58 (1.58%) AngularJS
16 56 (1.52%) J2EE
17 36 (0.98%) Spring
18 34 (0.93%) XSLT
19 31 (0.84%) SOAP
20 30 (0.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1633 (44.45%) User Experience
2 332 (9.04%) Mobile App
3 289 (7.87%) Graphic Design
4 204 (5.55%) Social Media
5 155 (4.22%) Animation
6 133 (3.62%) Visualisation
7 124 (3.38%) Digital Media
8 120 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
9 86 (2.34%) E-Learning
10 80 (2.18%) Open Source
11 52 (1.42%) iPhone
12 50 (1.36%) Photography
13 48 (1.31%) Mainframe
14 41 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
15 40 (1.09%) W3C
16 39 (1.06%) Motion Graphics
16 39 (1.06%) Video Editing
17 37 (1.01%) iPad
18 34 (0.93%) Computer Science
19 27 (0.73%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 273 (7.43%) Android
2 272 (7.40%) Windows
3 258 (7.02%) Apple iOS
4 117 (3.18%) Linux
5 80 (2.18%) UNIX
6 37 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (0.54%) Solaris
8 19 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (0.44%) Windows XP
11 14 (0.38%) AIX
12 12 (0.33%) Windows Phone
13 9 (0.24%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (0.22%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.16%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.054%) HPUX
18 1 (0.027%) Windows 7
18 1 (0.027%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 665 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
2 475 (12.93%) E-Commerce
3 449 (12.22%) Web Design
4 374 (10.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 227 (6.18%) SEO
6 219 (5.96%) Analytics
7 177 (4.82%) Information Architecture
8 157 (4.27%) Scrum
9 155 (4.22%) Web Development
10 134 (3.65%) Digital Marketing
11 126 (3.43%) Project Management
12 124 (3.38%) User Experience Design
13 114 (3.10%) Business Intelligence
13 114 (3.10%) Mentoring
14 113 (3.08%) SOA
15 99 (2.69%) Usability Testing
16 89 (2.42%) CRM
16 89 (2.42%) B2B
17 88 (2.40%) Data Modelling
18 86 (2.34%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 945 (25.72%) JavaScript
2 252 (6.86%) Java
3 217 (5.91%) PHP
4 206 (5.61%) SQL
5 124 (3.38%) C#
6 71 (1.93%) Erlang
7 70 (1.91%) ActionScript
8 37 (1.01%) COBOL
9 32 (0.87%) C
10 30 (0.82%) ActionScript 3.0
10 30 (0.82%) ActionScript 2.0
11 26 (0.71%) Objective-C
12 23 (0.63%) C++
13 22 (0.60%) Perl
13 22 (0.60%) T-SQL
14 16 (0.44%) Python
15 14 (0.38%) PL/SQL
16 13 (0.35%) Ruby
17 12 (0.33%) XAML
18 10 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 480 (13.06%) Degree
2 91 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 77 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
4 70 (1.91%) SC Cleared
5 55 (1.50%) CCNP
6 46 (1.25%) CCDP
7 30 (0.82%) DV Cleared
8 21 (0.57%) CCDA
9 15 (0.41%) CCNA
10 14 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (0.35%) HND
11 13 (0.35%) MBA
11 13 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (0.33%) MCSE
13 11 (0.30%) ISTQB
13 11 (0.30%) ISEB
14 9 (0.24%) CCIE
15 8 (0.22%) JNCIS
16 7 (0.19%) MCP
16 7 (0.19%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (2.50%) QA
2 13 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.30%) WCAG
4 5 (0.14%) COBIT
5 4 (0.11%) EFQM
5 4 (0.11%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.11%) SLA
5 4 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.082%) WAI
7 2 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 29 (0.79%) XenApp
4 19 (0.52%) XenServer
5 12 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
6 11 (0.30%) VMware ESX
7 7 (0.19%) Terminal Services
8 6 (0.16%) ProxySG
8 6 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.082%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.082%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.054%) Xen
10 2 (0.054%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.027%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (0.30%) Plesk
2 9 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.19%) Puppet
4 5 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.11%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.054%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.054%) SCOM
7 1 (0.027%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.027%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.027%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.027%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.027%) HP NNM
7 1 (0.027%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1037 (28.23%) Adobe
2 216 (5.88%) Oracle
3 211 (5.74%) Microsoft
4 124 (3.38%) Cisco
5 100 (2.72%) Google
6 61 (1.66%) Twitter
7 54 (1.47%) VMware
8 50 (1.36%) HP
9 46 (1.25%) IBM
10 43 (1.17%) Facebook
11 41 (1.12%) SAP
12 40 (1.09%) Cognos
12 40 (1.09%) Citrix
13 37 (1.01%) webMethods
14 36 (0.98%) hybris
14 36 (0.98%) JBoss
15 31 (0.84%) Juniper
16 30 (0.82%) Teradata
17 26 (0.71%) Business Objects
18 25 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £3000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £300 per day + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Net Talent
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago