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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 87 84 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 13 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.96% 0.97% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.01% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 8
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,450 £24,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £30,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
1283 1088 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.34% 95.61% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 838 722
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 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 - -
Basildon - 1 £52,500 -
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (55.00%) HTML
1 22 (55.00%) CSS
2 17 (42.50%) Photoshop
3 14 (35.00%) Adobe
4 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce
5 11 (27.50%) User Experience
6 10 (25.00%) ISEB
6 10 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 10 (25.00%) QA
6 10 (25.00%) Test Management
7 9 (22.50%) Marketing
7 9 (22.50%) Finance
7 9 (22.50%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (22.50%) HTML5
8 8 (20.00%) Intranet
8 8 (20.00%) InDesign
9 7 (17.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (12.50%) Advertising
10 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 5 (12.50%) SEO
10 5 (12.50%) Project Management
10 5 (12.50%) PHP
10 5 (12.50%) MS Office
10 5 (12.50%) PrestaShop
10 5 (12.50%) Smarty
10 5 (12.50%) CSS3
10 5 (12.50%) PHP5
10 5 (12.50%) WordPress

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 5 (12.50%) WordPress
1 5 (12.50%) PrestaShop
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Photoshop
2 10 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (20.00%) InDesign
4 7 (17.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (12.50%) MS Office
6 3 (7.50%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Intranet
2 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
1 9 (22.50%) Marketing
2 5 (12.50%) Advertising
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) HTML
1 22 (55.00%) CSS
2 9 (22.50%) HTML5
3 5 (12.50%) CSS3
3 5 (12.50%) Smarty
4 4 (10.00%) jQuery
5 3 (7.50%) Java EE
6 2 (5.00%) Flash
6 2 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (5.00%) Ergonomics
2 2 (5.00%) Social Media
3 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce
2 10 (25.00%) Test Management
3 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (12.50%) Project Management
3 5 (12.50%) SEO
4 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.00%) Web Design
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.00%) CRM
6 2 (5.00%) Email Marketing
6 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (5.00%) Online Marketing
6 2 (5.00%) Email Management
7 1 (2.50%) Data Privacy
7 1 (2.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.50%) PHP
2 5 (12.50%) PHP5
3 3 (7.50%) Java
3 3 (7.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) ISEB
1 10 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Adobe
2 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
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