The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 83 82 96
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 10 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.95% 1.86% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.92% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 8
Median salary £60,000 £22,750 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+163.73% -53.57%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
981 1352 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.81% 96.57% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 695 998 1080
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Designer in the job title.

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 4 December 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Essex

Designer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +14 6 £60,000 +155.31%
Basildon +4 2 £40,000 -
Harlow - 2 £50,000 -
Designer
East of England

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 21 (63.64%) HTML
1 21 (63.64%) User Experience
2 14 (42.42%) Adobe
3 13 (39.39%) Web Design
4 12 (36.36%) CSS
4 12 (36.36%) Sass
5 10 (30.30%) Photoshop
6 9 (27.27%) Flash
6 9 (27.27%) Adobe After Effects
6 9 (27.27%) e-Learning
6 9 (27.27%) InDesign
6 9 (27.27%) HTML5
6 9 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (18.18%) Data Architecture
7 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
7 6 (18.18%) Visualisation
7 6 (18.18%) Big Data
7 6 (18.18%) Tableau
7 6 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
7 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) Workflow
8 4 (12.12%) Photography
8 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Web Development

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Photoshop
2 9 (27.27%) Adobe After Effects
2 9 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (27.27%) InDesign
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Big Data
1 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
1 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
1 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) HTML
2 12 (36.36%) CSS
2 12 (36.36%) Sass
3 9 (27.27%) Flash
3 9 (27.27%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.03%) WCF
4 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (63.64%) User Experience
2 9 (27.27%) e-Learning
3 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 4 (12.12%) Photography
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Web Design
2 9 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.18%) Data Architecture
3 6 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Infographics
4 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Web Development
4 4 (12.12%) Workflow
5 3 (9.09%) Prototyping
6 1 (3.03%) Desktop Publishing
6 1 (3.03%) OOP
6 1 (3.03%) TDD
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C#
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
1 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
1 1 (3.03%) MCSA
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Adobe
2 6 (18.18%) Tableau
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft