The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 80 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 13 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.09% 1.20% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.25% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 11
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,700 £29,442
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1137 1041 1157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.39% 96.30% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 979 881 1000
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Designer
East of England

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
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 22 July 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
Colchester - 3 £25,000 -
Epping - 3 £22,500 -
Hockley - 2 £30,000 -
Basildon +7 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £24,000 -
Witham - 1 £34,000 -
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 21 (75.00%) CSS
3 16 (57.14%) Photoshop
4 14 (50.00%) Adobe
5 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 11 (39.29%) HTML5
6 11 (39.29%) CSS3
7 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
7 9 (32.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (28.57%) PHP
8 8 (28.57%) Marketing
9 7 (25.00%) jQuery
10 6 (21.43%) InDesign
10 6 (21.43%) SEO
11 5 (17.86%) Publishing
11 5 (17.86%) Flash
11 5 (17.86%) Axure RP
12 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
12 4 (14.29%) WordPress
12 4 (14.29%) CMS
12 4 (14.29%) Web Design
13 3 (10.71%) Workflow
13 3 (10.71%) Advertising
13 3 (10.71%) Intranet
13 3 (10.71%) Project Management
13 3 (10.71%) SQL
13 3 (10.71%) .NET
13 3 (10.71%) MS Office
13 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
13 3 (10.71%) Adobe After Effects

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 4 (14.29%) WordPress
1 4 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (10.71%) Umbraco
3 2 (7.14%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Photoshop
2 9 (32.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (21.43%) InDesign
4 3 (10.71%) MS Office
4 3 (10.71%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Intranet
2 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (28.57%) Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Publishing
3 3 (10.71%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 21 (75.00%) CSS
3 11 (39.29%) HTML5
3 11 (39.29%) CSS3
4 7 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (17.86%) Flash
6 3 (10.71%) .NET
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.14%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
2 6 (21.43%) SEO
3 4 (14.29%) Web Design
4 3 (10.71%) Workflow
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Online Marketing
5 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.57%) Mobile Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) B2B
6 1 (3.57%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (28.57%) PHP
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Ruby
4 2 (7.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) Intel
2 1 (3.57%) Juniper
2 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
Waltham Abbey, Essex
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