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 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 88 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 16 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.21% 0.91% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.96% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 6
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
1268 1358 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.13% 95.43% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 1100 828
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 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
Colchester +7 10 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Ingatestone - 5 - -
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (64.71%) Photoshop
1 11 (64.71%) Adobe
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) MS Office
4 5 (29.41%) ATL
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Games
4 5 (29.41%) InDesign
4 5 (29.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (23.53%) Blog
5 4 (23.53%) Web Design
5 4 (23.53%) Advertising
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) Psychology
7 1 (5.88%) Human Factors
7 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (5.88%) Statistics
7 1 (5.88%) Java EE
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.88%) Industrial Design
7 1 (5.88%) CMS
7 1 (5.88%) LAMP
7 1 (5.88%) Internet
7 1 (5.88%) SEO
7 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (5.88%) XHTML
7 1 (5.88%) FTP

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) WordPress
1 1 (5.88%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Photoshop
2 10 (58.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (29.41%) InDesign
3 5 (29.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (29.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) FTP
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
General
1 5 (29.41%) Games
2 4 (23.53%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) ATL
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) XHTML
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Blog
2 1 (5.88%) Social Network
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
2 1 (5.88%) Psychology
2 1 (5.88%) Human Factors
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Web Design
2 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.88%) Industrial Design
2 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
2 1 (5.88%) Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Adobe
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
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