The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 67 76 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 7 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.97% 1.79% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.86% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 11
Average salary £25,000 £49,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.23% +79.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Designer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
661 859 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 91.81% 95.98% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 607 732 711
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Designer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Designer Salary Trend in Guildford

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 18 (81.82%) Photoshop
2 16 (72.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (68.18%) InDesign
3 15 (68.18%) Adobe
4 12 (54.55%) User Experience
4 12 (54.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (40.91%) Flash
6 8 (36.36%) CSS
6 8 (36.36%) HTML
6 8 (36.36%) Animation
7 7 (31.82%) Fireworks
7 7 (31.82%) ActionScript
7 7 (31.82%) CGI
7 7 (31.82%) ActionScript 3.0
8 4 (18.18%) VCDX
8 4 (18.18%) VCAP
8 4 (18.18%) LAN
8 4 (18.18%) WAN
8 4 (18.18%) CCIE
8 4 (18.18%) CCIP
8 4 (18.18%) CCDA
8 4 (18.18%) CCDP
8 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
8 4 (18.18%) Acrobat
8 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 4 (18.18%) Network Design
9 3 (13.64%) Usability Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Photoshop
2 16 (72.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (68.18%) InDesign
4 12 (54.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (31.82%) Fireworks
6 4 (18.18%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) LAN
1 4 (18.18%) WAN
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) Flash
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) CGI
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) User Experience
2 8 (36.36%) Animation
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Network Design
2 3 (13.64%) Usability Testing
2 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (9.09%) UX Design
3 2 (9.09%) Process Management
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) ActionScript
1 7 (31.82%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CCIE
1 4 (18.18%) CCIP
1 4 (18.18%) CCDA
1 4 (18.18%) CCDP
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (18.18%) VCDX
1 4 (18.18%) VCAP
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Adobe
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago