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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 70 51 73
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 7 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.98% 2.25% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 2.40% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 7
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £27,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £35,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
682 541 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 95.52% 93.76% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 615 481 673
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 27 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Photoshop
1 7 (77.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 6 (66.67%) InDesign
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) Flash
2 6 (66.67%) Adobe
3 5 (55.56%) Fireworks
3 5 (55.56%) CGI
3 5 (55.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (55.56%) ActionScript
3 5 (55.56%) Animation
3 5 (55.56%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (22.22%) Games
5 1 (11.11%) Maya
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) CMS
5 1 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (11.11%) Ektron
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (11.11%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (11.11%) Lua
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Photoshop
1 7 (77.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (66.67%) InDesign
3 5 (55.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (55.56%) Fireworks
4 1 (11.11%) Maya
General
1 2 (22.22%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) Flash
2 5 (55.56%) CGI
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 5 (55.56%) Animation
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) ActionScript
1 5 (55.56%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Lua
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Ektron
Guildford, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus an exceptional benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Smart Cookie
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago