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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 216 166 176
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 1440 1962 1728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.40% 1.75% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.85% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1435 1426
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £25,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
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 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -63 609 £47,500 +11.76% 88
South East -16 288 £47,500 +23.37% 41
North West -3 154 £32,500 +8.33% 32
East of England -25 98 £35,000 -12.50% 31
South West -39 86 £39,500 +12.85% 9
West Midlands +5 84 £37,500 +25.00% 11
Yorkshire -9 78 £32,500 -22.61% 17
East Midlands +21 64 £40,000 +23.07% 19
North East -6 13 £39,250 +22.65% 5
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1458 (45.11%) User Experience
2 1446 (44.74%) HTML
3 1269 (39.26%) CSS
4 1037 (32.09%) Photoshop
5 924 (28.59%) Adobe
6 763 (23.61%) JavaScript
7 739 (22.87%) Adobe Illustrator
8 625 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
9 565 (17.48%) Marketing
10 506 (15.66%) HTML5
11 462 (14.29%) Web Design
12 452 (13.99%) Degree
13 446 (13.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 413 (12.78%) Finance
15 409 (12.65%) jQuery
16 343 (10.61%) Responsive Web Design
17 312 (9.65%) Axure RP
18 305 (9.44%) E-Commerce
19 299 (9.25%) CSS3
20 290 (8.97%) Mobile App
20 290 (8.97%) Graphic Design
21 276 (8.54%) Information Architecture
22 252 (7.80%) InDesign
23 228 (7.05%) Flash
24 214 (6.62%) Retail
25 203 (6.28%) Oracle
26 194 (6.00%) Windows
27 193 (5.97%) Java
28 183 (5.66%) .NET
28 183 (5.66%) Microsoft

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 147 (4.55%) CMS
2 136 (4.21%) WordPress
3 51 (1.58%) SharePoint
4 43 (1.33%) JBoss
5 34 (1.05%) Node.js
6 33 (1.02%) Drupal
7 31 (0.96%) Apache
7 31 (0.96%) Moodle
8 28 (0.87%) CICS
9 27 (0.84%) SAS
10 22 (0.68%) Tomcat
11 21 (0.65%) WebSphere
11 21 (0.65%) OpenStack
12 16 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
13 15 (0.46%) Joomla!
13 15 (0.46%) IIS
14 14 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
15 11 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
15 11 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (0.31%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1037 (32.09%) Photoshop
2 739 (22.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 446 (13.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 252 (7.80%) InDesign
5 175 (5.41%) OmniGraffle
6 113 (3.50%) Fireworks
7 92 (2.85%) Adobe After Effects
8 91 (2.82%) MS Excel
9 70 (2.17%) MS Visio
10 46 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
11 44 (1.36%) MS Office
12 42 (1.30%) Acrobat
13 25 (0.77%) Adobe Captivate
14 23 (0.71%) 3ds Max
15 22 (0.68%) CINEMA 4D
16 17 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
17 13 (0.40%) InfoPath
18 9 (0.28%) Final Cut Pro
18 9 (0.28%) AutoCAD
19 5 (0.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 57 (1.76%) Magento
2 18 (0.56%) WebTrends
3 15 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
3 15 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (0.28%) SAP ERP
5 7 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.12%) Remedy AR System
9 3 (0.093%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.093%) Exstream
9 3 (0.093%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.093%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.093%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.062%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.031%) Maximo
11 1 (0.031%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.031%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (1.21%) Google Analytics
2 20 (0.62%) Google Apps
3 19 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (0.40%) SaaS
5 13 (0.40%) Office 365
6 12 (0.37%) MailChimp
7 11 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (0.22%) GitHub
9 4 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
10 3 (0.093%) Pure360
11 2 (0.062%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.031%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.031%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.031%) Sumo Logic
12 1 (0.031%) IBM Blueworks
12 1 (0.031%) IaaS
12 1 (0.031%) PaaS
12 1 (0.031%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 93 (2.88%) Internet
2 67 (2.07%) LAN
3 65 (2.01%) WAN
4 63 (1.95%) SAN
5 55 (1.70%) Firewall
6 41 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 39 (1.21%) VPN
8 25 (0.77%) Wireless
9 22 (0.68%) MPLS
10 18 (0.56%) VoIP
11 17 (0.53%) NAS
12 16 (0.50%) Network Security
12 16 (0.50%) Wireless Security
13 15 (0.46%) IP Telephony
13 15 (0.46%) OSPF
14 14 (0.43%) CTI
15 12 (0.37%) BGP
15 12 (0.37%) 4G
16 11 (0.34%) Broadband
16 11 (0.34%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (3.43%) SQL Server
2 106 (3.28%) MySQL
3 98 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (1.39%) Big Data
5 42 (1.30%) Hadoop
6 40 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (1.08%) DB2
8 28 (0.87%) NoSQL
9 27 (0.84%) Relational Database
10 23 (0.71%) Oracle Database
11 20 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (0.59%) MariaDB
13 18 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
13 18 (0.56%) Impala
13 18 (0.56%) Pentaho
14 15 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
16 13 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
17 12 (0.37%) RDBMS
18 11 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 312 (9.65%) Axure RP
2 167 (5.17%) Dreamweaver
3 86 (2.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 77 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 50 (1.55%) Visual Studio
6 33 (1.02%) Subversion
7 21 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
8 19 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (0.34%) Selenium
10 9 (0.28%) JIRA
11 8 (0.25%) Toad
11 8 (0.25%) LoadRunner
12 7 (0.22%) RSpec
12 7 (0.22%) Jasmine
12 7 (0.22%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (0.22%) JSHint
13 5 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
14 4 (0.12%) Grunt
15 3 (0.093%) Sublime Text
15 3 (0.093%) Jenkins
General
1 565 (17.48%) Marketing
2 413 (12.78%) Finance
3 214 (6.62%) Retail
4 129 (3.99%) Games
5 128 (3.96%) Advertising
6 127 (3.93%) Banking
7 113 (3.50%) Telecoms
8 53 (1.64%) Multimedia
9 51 (1.58%) Publishing
10 49 (1.52%) Legal
11 20 (0.62%) Automotive
12 15 (0.46%) General Ledger
13 9 (0.28%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.28%) Electronics
14 8 (0.25%) Law
14 8 (0.25%) Military
14 8 (0.25%) Interactive Media
15 6 (0.19%) Billing
16 4 (0.12%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1446 (44.74%) HTML
2 1269 (39.26%) CSS
3 506 (15.66%) HTML5
4 409 (12.65%) jQuery
5 299 (9.25%) CSS3
6 228 (7.05%) Flash
7 183 (5.66%) .NET
8 96 (2.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 84 (2.60%) Sass
10 72 (2.23%) XML
11 70 (2.17%) Web Services
12 69 (2.13%) LESS
13 64 (1.98%) XHTML
14 57 (1.76%) AngularJS
15 43 (1.33%) REST
16 41 (1.27%) Middleware
17 39 (1.21%) SOAP
18 36 (1.11%) XSLT
19 32 (0.99%) JSON
20 30 (0.93%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1458 (45.11%) User Experience
2 290 (8.97%) Mobile App
2 290 (8.97%) Graphic Design
3 172 (5.32%) Social Media
4 126 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 103 (3.19%) E-Learning
6 86 (2.66%) Digital Media
7 85 (2.63%) Visualisation
8 83 (2.57%) Animation
9 61 (1.89%) Computer Science
10 58 (1.79%) Mainframe
11 53 (1.64%) Photography
11 53 (1.64%) Open Source
12 50 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
13 45 (1.39%) Clustering
14 42 (1.30%) Video Editing
14 42 (1.30%) Human Factors
15 40 (1.24%) Management Information System
15 40 (1.24%) W3C
16 34 (1.05%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 194 (6.00%) Windows
2 149 (4.61%) Apple iOS
3 133 (4.12%) Android
4 85 (2.63%) Linux
5 54 (1.67%) UNIX
6 23 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.43%) Windows XP
9 13 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
10 12 (0.37%) Mac OS X
11 9 (0.28%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.25%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.22%) AIX
14 6 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.12%) Solaris
15 4 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.093%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.093%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.062%) SUSE
17 2 (0.062%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 625 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
2 462 (14.29%) Web Design
3 343 (10.61%) Responsive Web Design
4 305 (9.44%) E-Commerce
5 276 (8.54%) Information Architecture
6 170 (5.26%) Scrum
7 168 (5.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 152 (4.70%) Analytics
9 149 (4.61%) Web Development
10 116 (3.59%) ETL
11 111 (3.43%) Business Intelligence
12 110 (3.40%) Usability Testing
13 109 (3.37%) Project Management
14 106 (3.28%) SEO
15 105 (3.25%) Mentoring
16 102 (3.16%) Data Modelling
17 100 (3.09%) UX Design
18 96 (2.97%) Content Management
19 93 (2.88%) Digital Marketing
20 90 (2.78%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 763 (23.61%) JavaScript
2 193 (5.97%) Java
3 151 (4.67%) SQL
4 140 (4.33%) PHP
5 88 (2.72%) C#
6 53 (1.64%) ActionScript
7 28 (0.87%) C
8 25 (0.77%) COBOL
9 23 (0.71%) Objective-C
10 19 (0.59%) ActionScript 2.0
11 18 (0.56%) Scala
11 18 (0.56%) PL/SQL
12 16 (0.50%) Ruby
13 15 (0.46%) VB.NET
14 14 (0.43%) ABAP
15 13 (0.40%) ActionScript 3.0
16 11 (0.34%) VB
17 10 (0.31%) PowerShell
17 10 (0.31%) Python
18 7 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 452 (13.99%) Degree
2 80 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
3 64 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 56 (1.73%) CCNP
5 53 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 42 (1.30%) CCIE
7 27 (0.84%) CCDP
8 22 (0.68%) DV Cleared
9 16 (0.50%) CCSA
9 16 (0.50%) CCDA
9 16 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (0.40%) MCSE
11 10 (0.31%) CCIP
11 10 (0.31%) VCDX
11 10 (0.31%) VCAP
12 8 (0.25%) CCNA
12 8 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.22%) JNCIS
14 6 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 6 (0.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (2.41%) QA
2 6 (0.19%) SLA
3 5 (0.15%) ISO 14001
3 5 (0.15%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.15%) WAI
4 4 (0.12%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.12%) CRD IV
4 4 (0.12%) WCAG
5 3 (0.093%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 31 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.37%) XenApp
4 7 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.19%) XenServer
5 6 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.15%) IAG
6 5 (0.15%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.093%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.093%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.062%) Varnish
8 2 (0.062%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.031%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (0.31%) Netcool
2 8 (0.25%) Hyperic
3 6 (0.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (0.12%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 4 (0.12%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.12%) Puppet
4 4 (0.12%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 3 (0.093%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.093%) Plesk
6 2 (0.062%) CA LISA
6 2 (0.062%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.031%) SCCM
7 1 (0.031%) SCOM
7 1 (0.031%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.031%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.031%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.031%) cPanel
Vendors
1 924 (28.59%) Adobe
2 203 (6.28%) Oracle
3 183 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 154 (4.76%) Cisco
5 76 (2.35%) Google
6 57 (1.76%) IBM
7 47 (1.45%) Facebook
8 45 (1.39%) VMware
9 40 (1.24%) Teradata
9 40 (1.24%) Citrix
10 39 (1.21%) Twitter
11 38 (1.18%) Informatica
12 37 (1.14%) Juniper
13 31 (0.96%) HP
14 29 (0.90%) SAP
14 29 (0.90%) Sencha
15 26 (0.80%) Business Objects
15 26 (0.80%) CheckPoint
16 24 (0.74%) Ab Initio
17 21 (0.65%) PeopleSoft
London
First Point IT
Posted: 6 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Essential Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: negotiable with excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + equity
Posted: 18 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
networx
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Capita Resourcing
Salary: attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Recruit Creatives
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus company benefits and share opti
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38711.00 - £44516.00 per annum + 3500 Retention Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £2000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago