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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 178 167 198
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 1720 1719 1506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.72% 1.75% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.86% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1296 1280
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
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 £65,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -33 627 £47,500 +11.76% 113
South East -6 400 £42,500 - 29
North West +40 179 £25,750 -26.42% 36
Yorkshire +66 162 £30,000 -7.69% 11
South West -8 130 £40,000 - 18
East of England -27 81 £30,000 -25.00% 14
West Midlands +3 60 £37,500 +66.66% 7
East Midlands -6 53 £45,000 +12.50% 19
North East -4 12 £27,500 -7.61% 5
Midlands - 7 £25,000 - 1
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1510 (44.93%) User Experience
2 1485 (44.18%) HTML
3 1307 (38.89%) CSS
4 1083 (32.22%) Photoshop
5 954 (28.38%) Adobe
6 798 (23.74%) JavaScript
7 795 (23.65%) Adobe Illustrator
8 671 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
9 618 (18.39%) Marketing
10 548 (16.30%) HTML5
11 468 (13.92%) jQuery
12 459 (13.66%) Web Design
13 443 (13.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 432 (12.85%) Degree
15 427 (12.70%) Finance
16 369 (10.98%) Responsive Web Design
17 334 (9.94%) Axure RP
17 334 (9.94%) CSS3
18 314 (9.34%) E-Commerce
19 302 (8.99%) Mobile App
20 301 (8.96%) Graphic Design
21 298 (8.87%) Information Architecture
22 243 (7.23%) InDesign
23 242 (7.20%) Windows
24 225 (6.69%) Retail
25 214 (6.37%) Flash
26 209 (6.22%) Microsoft
27 201 (5.98%) Java
28 200 (5.95%) Oracle
29 198 (5.89%) OmniGraffle

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 162 (4.82%) CMS
2 131 (3.90%) WordPress
3 53 (1.58%) Drupal
4 49 (1.46%) SharePoint
5 42 (1.25%) Apache
6 38 (1.13%) CICS
7 37 (1.10%) Tomcat
8 35 (1.04%) JBoss
9 28 (0.83%) SAS
10 26 (0.77%) OpenStack
11 25 (0.74%) Moodle
12 23 (0.68%) MS Exchange
13 22 (0.65%) WebSphere
14 20 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
14 20 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
14 20 (0.60%) Node.js
15 18 (0.54%) IIS
15 18 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
16 16 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
17 13 (0.39%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1083 (32.22%) Photoshop
2 795 (23.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 443 (13.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 243 (7.23%) InDesign
5 198 (5.89%) OmniGraffle
6 169 (5.03%) Fireworks
7 110 (3.27%) MS Excel
8 87 (2.59%) Adobe After Effects
9 76 (2.26%) MS Visio
10 73 (2.17%) MS Office
11 53 (1.58%) Acrobat
12 44 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
13 24 (0.71%) Adobe Captivate
14 23 (0.68%) CINEMA 4D
15 21 (0.62%) 3ds Max
16 12 (0.36%) Final Cut Pro
16 12 (0.36%) Adobe Premiere
17 9 (0.27%) AutoCAD
18 5 (0.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
19 4 (0.12%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 54 (1.61%) Magento
2 40 (1.19%) Google Analytics
3 29 (0.86%) WebTrends
4 17 (0.51%) Cognos TM1
4 17 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
4 17 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
5 11 (0.33%) Maximo
6 10 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
7 9 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 9 (0.27%) SAP ERP
8 6 (0.18%) SAP CRM
9 5 (0.15%) SAP MM
10 4 (0.12%) SAP FI
10 4 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (0.12%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.12%) Exstream
10 4 (0.12%) SAP FSCM
11 3 (0.089%) Remedy AR System
11 3 (0.089%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (0.74%) Google Apps
2 20 (0.60%) MailChimp
3 18 (0.54%) SaaS
4 15 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.24%) GitHub
7 5 (0.15%) Basecamp
7 5 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
9 3 (0.089%) Pure360
9 3 (0.089%) IBM SmartCloud
10 2 (0.060%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.060%) CheetahMail
10 2 (0.060%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.030%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.030%) PaaS
11 1 (0.030%) Heroku
11 1 (0.030%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.030%) Force.com
11 1 (0.030%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 121 (3.60%) Internet
2 88 (2.62%) WAN
3 80 (2.38%) LAN
4 57 (1.70%) SAN
5 48 (1.43%) Firewall
5 48 (1.43%) VPN
6 31 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 30 (0.89%) Network Security
8 28 (0.83%) MPLS
9 15 (0.45%) OSPF
9 15 (0.45%) Intranet
10 14 (0.42%) TCP/IP
10 14 (0.42%) VoIP
11 13 (0.39%) Ethernet
12 11 (0.33%) NAS
13 10 (0.30%) WLAN
13 10 (0.30%) Broadband
13 10 (0.30%) BGP
14 9 (0.27%) Unified Communications
15 7 (0.21%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (3.81%) SQL Server
2 112 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 110 (3.27%) MySQL
4 57 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (1.40%) Big Data
6 42 (1.25%) DB2
7 40 (1.19%) Hadoop
8 30 (0.89%) NoSQL
9 29 (0.86%) Relational Database
10 28 (0.83%) Oracle Database
11 27 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 23 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
13 19 (0.57%) MariaDB
13 19 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
15 16 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 15 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 15 (0.45%) RDBMS
17 14 (0.42%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 334 (9.94%) Axure RP
2 191 (5.68%) Dreamweaver
3 84 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 74 (2.20%) Git (software)
5 36 (1.07%) Visual Studio
6 35 (1.04%) Subversion
7 20 (0.60%) JIRA
8 16 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
9 14 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (0.27%) Toad
11 8 (0.24%) Jasmine
11 8 (0.24%) Karma Test Runner
11 8 (0.24%) JSHint
12 6 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (0.18%) LoadRunner
13 5 (0.15%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.12%) Grunt
14 4 (0.12%) XMLSpy
14 4 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 618 (18.39%) Marketing
2 427 (12.70%) Finance
3 225 (6.69%) Retail
4 147 (4.37%) Banking
5 128 (3.81%) Advertising
6 126 (3.75%) Games
7 122 (3.63%) Telecoms
8 64 (1.90%) Publishing
9 49 (1.46%) Legal
10 48 (1.43%) Multimedia
11 25 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 21 (0.62%) Automotive
13 17 (0.51%) General Ledger
14 14 (0.42%) Electronics
15 10 (0.30%) Military
16 8 (0.24%) Music Industry
16 8 (0.24%) Interactive Media
17 7 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.21%) Law
18 6 (0.18%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1485 (44.18%) HTML
2 1307 (38.89%) CSS
3 548 (16.30%) HTML5
4 468 (13.92%) jQuery
5 334 (9.94%) CSS3
6 214 (6.37%) Flash
7 173 (5.15%) .NET
8 110 (3.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 94 (2.80%) XHTML
10 72 (2.14%) Sass
11 65 (1.93%) AngularJS
12 64 (1.90%) XML
13 62 (1.84%) Middleware
13 62 (1.84%) LESS
14 58 (1.73%) Web Services
15 42 (1.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 34 (1.01%) Ajax
17 33 (0.98%) J2EE
17 33 (0.98%) ASP.NET
18 32 (0.95%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1510 (44.93%) User Experience
2 302 (8.99%) Mobile App
3 301 (8.96%) Graphic Design
4 170 (5.06%) Social Media
5 134 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
6 102 (3.03%) Digital Media
7 98 (2.92%) Animation
8 92 (2.74%) E-Learning
9 85 (2.53%) Mainframe
10 82 (2.44%) Visualisation
11 67 (1.99%) Open Source
12 60 (1.79%) Photography
13 53 (1.58%) W3C
14 50 (1.49%) Computer Science
15 49 (1.46%) Clustering
16 45 (1.34%) Video Editing
16 45 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
17 40 (1.19%) Blog
18 37 (1.10%) Human Factors
19 35 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 242 (7.20%) Windows
2 182 (5.42%) Apple iOS
3 171 (5.09%) Android
4 94 (2.80%) Linux
5 67 (1.99%) UNIX
6 32 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (0.48%) Windows XP
9 14 (0.42%) Windows Phone
10 11 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.30%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
13 8 (0.24%) AIX
14 5 (0.15%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.15%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.12%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.12%) Solaris
16 2 (0.060%) SUSE
17 1 (0.030%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 671 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
2 459 (13.66%) Web Design
3 369 (10.98%) Responsive Web Design
4 314 (9.34%) E-Commerce
5 298 (8.87%) Information Architecture
6 184 (5.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 177 (5.27%) Analytics
8 157 (4.67%) Web Development
9 142 (4.22%) UX Design
10 141 (4.20%) Scrum
11 122 (3.63%) SEO
12 119 (3.54%) ETL
13 117 (3.48%) Business Intelligence
14 108 (3.21%) Data Modelling
15 106 (3.15%) Project Management
16 102 (3.03%) Usability Testing
17 95 (2.83%) Digital Marketing
18 93 (2.77%) User Stories
19 91 (2.71%) Mentoring
20 90 (2.68%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 798 (23.74%) JavaScript
2 201 (5.98%) Java
3 155 (4.61%) PHP
4 146 (4.34%) SQL
5 96 (2.86%) C#
6 54 (1.61%) ActionScript
7 37 (1.10%) COBOL
8 21 (0.62%) C
9 16 (0.48%) VB.NET
9 16 (0.48%) ABAP
10 15 (0.45%) ActionScript 3.0
11 14 (0.42%) Scala
12 12 (0.36%) ActionScript 2.0
12 12 (0.36%) Objective-C
13 11 (0.33%) PL/SQL
14 10 (0.30%) VB
14 10 (0.30%) PowerShell
14 10 (0.30%) Python
15 8 (0.24%) Ruby
15 8 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 432 (12.85%) Degree
2 88 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
3 80 (2.38%) Security Cleared
4 70 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 59 (1.76%) CCNP
6 38 (1.13%) CCDP
6 38 (1.13%) CCIE
7 25 (0.74%) CCDA
7 25 (0.74%) VCP4
8 19 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (0.54%) MCSE
9 18 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (0.45%) CCIP
10 15 (0.45%) MCP
11 14 (0.42%) JNCIS
11 14 (0.42%) DV Cleared
12 13 (0.39%) CCNA
13 11 (0.33%) ISEB
13 11 (0.33%) VCAP
14 10 (0.30%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (2.53%) QA
2 13 (0.39%) WAI
3 8 (0.24%) WCAG
4 5 (0.15%) COBIT
4 5 (0.15%) SLA
5 3 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.089%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.089%) CRD IV
System Software
1 44 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 32 (0.95%) XenApp
4 16 (0.48%) Terminal Services
5 14 (0.42%) VMware ESX
6 10 (0.30%) XenServer
7 8 (0.24%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.21%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.18%) IAG
10 2 (0.060%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.030%) vSphere
11 1 (0.030%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.030%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.27%) Netcool
3 6 (0.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (0.15%) Puppet
4 5 (0.15%) Hyperic
5 3 (0.089%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.089%) Cobbler
5 3 (0.089%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 3 (0.089%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 3 (0.089%) Plesk
6 2 (0.060%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.030%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.030%) SCCM
7 1 (0.030%) SCOM
7 1 (0.030%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.030%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.030%) cPanel
Vendors
1 954 (28.38%) Adobe
2 209 (6.22%) Microsoft
3 200 (5.95%) Oracle
4 150 (4.46%) Cisco
5 84 (2.50%) IBM
6 82 (2.44%) Google
7 57 (1.70%) VMware
7 57 (1.70%) Facebook
7 57 (1.70%) Twitter
8 53 (1.58%) Citrix
9 41 (1.22%) Informatica
10 40 (1.19%) SAP
11 39 (1.16%) Teradata
12 38 (1.13%) Juniper
13 37 (1.10%) Cognos
14 31 (0.92%) Demandware
15 29 (0.86%) CheckPoint
16 27 (0.80%) HP
17 26 (0.77%) Ab Initio
18 24 (0.71%) Business Objects
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits+bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £16k - 18k per year + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
TRG
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Outstanding benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £ Market Rates
Posted: 12 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
North London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £ negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum _+Extensive Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum Benefits & Career Progression
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oakham, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago