The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 70 85 94
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 37 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.92% 1.37% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 1.43% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 14
Average salary £40,000 £50,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.79% +49.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,700 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,600 £48,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Designer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1238 1191 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.56% 96.28% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 755 798 871
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Designer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Designer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Designer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 41 (54.67%) User Experience
2 24 (32.00%) CSS
3 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
3 23 (30.67%) Adobe
4 22 (29.33%) HTML
5 21 (28.00%) Photoshop
6 20 (26.67%) Visualisation
7 19 (25.33%) Augmented Reality
7 19 (25.33%) Data Protection
7 19 (25.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 19 (25.33%) InDesign
7 19 (25.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 19 (25.33%) Animation
7 19 (25.33%) Psychology
7 19 (25.33%) Flash
7 19 (25.33%) Python
7 19 (25.33%) 3D Graphics
7 19 (25.33%) Ethnography
7 19 (25.33%) 3D Visualisation
8 17 (22.67%) Finance
8 17 (22.67%) Oracle
9 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
11 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database
12 11 (14.67%) Waterfall
13 9 (12.00%) RDBMS
13 9 (12.00%) Relational Database
14 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (10.67%) Java
14 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database 11g

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (5.33%) WebSphere
1 4 (5.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (4.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.67%) CMS
3 2 (2.67%) JBoss
3 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.33%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.33%) SAS
4 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (28.00%) Photoshop
2 19 (25.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 19 (25.33%) InDesign
2 19 (25.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) SAN
2 1 (1.33%) LAN
2 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (12.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.33%) Big Data
7 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.33%) DataStage
7 1 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.33%) MySQL
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Axure RP
2 4 (5.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (22.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Banking
2 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.00%) CSS
2 22 (29.33%) HTML
3 19 (25.33%) Flash
4 5 (6.67%) Spring
5 4 (5.33%) jQuery
6 3 (4.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (2.67%) JSP
7 2 (2.67%) REST
7 2 (2.67%) XML
8 1 (1.33%) Ajax
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.33%) CSS3
8 1 (1.33%) HTML5
8 1 (1.33%) Java EE
8 1 (1.33%) Java EE 5
8 1 (1.33%) JRuby
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle ADF
8 1 (1.33%) Web Services
8 1 (1.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 41 (54.67%) User Experience
2 20 (26.67%) Visualisation
3 19 (25.33%) 3D Graphics
3 19 (25.33%) Animation
3 19 (25.33%) Augmented Reality
3 19 (25.33%) Psychology
4 7 (9.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.67%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.33%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) AIX
2 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (5.33%) Solaris
2 4 (5.33%) Windows
2 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.00%) Unix
3 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.33%) Android
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) 3D Visualisation
1 19 (25.33%) Data Protection
1 19 (25.33%) Ethnography
2 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
4 11 (14.67%) Waterfall
5 7 (9.33%) OO
5 7 (9.33%) OOD
5 7 (9.33%) SDLC
5 7 (9.33%) UML
6 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (8.00%) Line Management
6 6 (8.00%) Scrum
6 6 (8.00%) Use Case
7 5 (6.67%) SOA
8 4 (5.33%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.33%) TOGAF
9 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
2 19 (25.33%) Python
3 8 (10.67%) Java
4 3 (4.00%) Clojure
5 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.67%) SQL
6 1 (1.33%) Groovy
6 1 (1.33%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) VMware ESX
1 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Ansible
1 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.67%) Puppet
2 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) Adobe
2 17 (22.67%) Oracle
3 5 (6.67%) IBM
4 4 (5.33%) Citrix
4 4 (5.33%) Dell
4 4 (5.33%) EMC
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.33%) VMware
5 3 (4.00%) Symantec
6 1 (1.33%) Cognos
6 1 (1.33%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive, plus car, bonus, share scheme, healthcare, pension etc
Posted: 15 days ago