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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 31 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.91% - 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% - 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Designer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
167 358 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 97.09% 92.99% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 83 292 123
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £21,690
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Designer
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Designer Salary Trend in Halifax

Designer
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (20.00%) Social Media
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Social Media
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe