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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 66 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 12 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.70% 0.57% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 0.59% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 12
Average salary £39,500 £41,250 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.24% +9.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,700 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
693 841 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.44% 96.33% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 613 721 751
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 11 (57.89%) Photoshop
2 10 (52.63%) Adobe
3 9 (47.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (42.11%) InDesign
4 8 (42.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (21.05%) User Experience
5 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
5 4 (21.05%) Acrobat
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) CCNP
6 3 (15.79%) CCDA
6 3 (15.79%) CCDP
6 3 (15.79%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (15.79%) Network Security
6 3 (15.79%) Games
6 3 (15.79%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) Usability Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Email Marketing
7 2 (10.53%) Marketing
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Data Management
7 2 (10.53%) UX Design
7 2 (10.53%) HTML5

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Photoshop
2 9 (47.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (42.11%) InDesign
3 8 (42.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (21.05%) Acrobat
5 1 (5.26%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) TestNG
1 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (15.79%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (5.26%) JDBC
4 1 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.26%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (10.53%) UX Design
2 2 (10.53%) Process Management
2 2 (10.53%) SEO
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Data Management
2 2 (10.53%) Web Development
2 2 (10.53%) Email Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Usability Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Game Development
3 1 (5.26%) User Stories
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNP
1 3 (15.79%) CCDA
1 3 (15.79%) CCDP
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Adobe
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco