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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 85 83 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 9 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.83% 1.81% 2.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.87% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 21
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £27,350 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
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
1040 1230 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.03% 96.93% 94.27%
Number of salaries quoted 692 800 472
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 11 (55.00%) HTML
1 11 (55.00%) CSS
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) User Experience
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (35.00%) UNIX
4 7 (35.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) Usability Testing
4 7 (35.00%) HTML5
4 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (35.00%) CSS3
5 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (25.00%) SAP
6 5 (25.00%) SAS
6 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (25.00%) Cognos
6 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (25.00%) Business Objects
6 5 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (25.00%) DataStage
6 5 (25.00%) Quality Management
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (25.00%) Big Data
7 4 (20.00%) Web Development

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 5 (25.00%) SAS
2 2 (10.00%) Moodle
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (25.00%) Big Data
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (25.00%) DataStage
3 2 (10.00%) Data Mart
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) HTML
1 11 (55.00%) CSS
2 7 (35.00%) HTML5
2 7 (35.00%) CSS3
3 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (10.00%) Sass
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) Yii
4 1 (5.00%) iBATIS
4 1 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) W3C
3 2 (10.00%) E-Learning
3 2 (10.00%) VLE
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) iPad
4 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Usability Testing
2 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Master Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 5 (25.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) Cognos
2 5 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe