The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 79 99 67
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 26 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.18% 0.16% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 0.16% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 14
Average salary £23,000 £48,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.08% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Designer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1150 1231 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.64% 96.55% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 878 994 735
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Designer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Designer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Designer across the Essex region.

Designer Salary Trend in Essex

Designer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Essex

Designer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Basildon - 11 - -
Chelmsford - 2 £22,750 -
Colchester - 2 £23,500 - 1
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 18 (48.65%) User Experience
2 16 (43.24%) Adobe
3 15 (40.54%) Project Management
3 15 (40.54%) Service Delivery
3 15 (40.54%) CSS
3 15 (40.54%) ITIL
3 15 (40.54%) HTML
4 13 (35.14%) Photoshop
5 12 (32.43%) Oracle
5 12 (32.43%) PRINCE2
5 12 (32.43%) Unix
5 12 (32.43%) Solaris
5 12 (32.43%) Linux
5 12 (32.43%) JBoss
5 12 (32.43%) Apache
5 12 (32.43%) LDAP
5 12 (32.43%) Cisco
5 12 (32.43%) Sun Certification
5 12 (32.43%) Juniper
5 12 (32.43%) Red Hat
5 12 (32.43%) TOGAF
5 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (32.43%) RHCSA
5 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
5 12 (32.43%) IaaS
5 12 (32.43%) SaaS
5 12 (32.43%) PaaS
6 11 (29.73%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (27.03%) InDesign
7 10 (27.03%) Responsive Web Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 12 (32.43%) Apache
1 12 (32.43%) JBoss
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Photoshop
2 11 (29.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (27.03%) InDesign
4 4 (10.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) IaaS
1 12 (32.43%) PaaS
1 12 (32.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) FTP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (16.22%) Marketing
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Automotive
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) CSS
1 15 (40.54%) HTML
2 9 (24.32%) CSS3
2 9 (24.32%) LESS
2 9 (24.32%) Sass
2 9 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (21.62%) HTML5
4 7 (18.92%) jQuery
5 1 (2.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) User Experience
2 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
1 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 12 (32.43%) Solaris
1 12 (32.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) ITIL
1 15 (40.54%) Project Management
1 15 (40.54%) Service Delivery
2 12 (32.43%) PRINCE2
2 12 (32.43%) TOGAF
3 10 (27.03%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (24.32%) Front End Development
5 7 (18.92%) Web Design
6 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.11%) High Availability
6 3 (8.11%) Presales
6 3 (8.11%) Transition Management
7 1 (2.70%) Content Management
7 1 (2.70%) CRM
7 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.70%) Email Marketing
7 1 (2.70%) Information Architecture
7 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.70%) UX Design
7 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.70%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) RHCSA
1 12 (32.43%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Adobe
2 12 (32.43%) Cisco
2 12 (32.43%) Juniper
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle
2 12 (32.43%) Red Hat
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