The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 118 71 128
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 32 63 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.38% 3.33% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 3.44% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 37
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
Designer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2199 1832 2867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.58% 96.73% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1780 1400 2446
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Designer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Designer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Designer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Letchworth +15 6 £27,500 -47.61%
Watford -20 4 £37,250 +6.42%
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £27,500 -
Hertford -3 3 £27,500 -28.10%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £32,500 -
Stevenage +9 2 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 39 (60.94%) HTML
2 27 (42.19%) CSS
2 27 (42.19%) Adobe
3 25 (39.06%) JavaScript
4 22 (34.38%) Photoshop
4 22 (34.38%) User Experience
5 16 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 16 (25.00%) Marketing
6 14 (21.88%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (20.31%) .NET
7 13 (20.31%) Axure RP
8 12 (18.75%) OmniGraffle
8 12 (18.75%) Web Design
9 11 (17.19%) Graphic Design
10 10 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (14.06%) Degree
11 9 (14.06%) jQuery
11 9 (14.06%) Retail
12 8 (12.50%) SOA
12 8 (12.50%) Advertising
12 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (10.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
13 7 (10.94%) Dreamweaver
13 7 (10.94%) Java
13 7 (10.94%) InDesign
13 7 (10.94%) Subversion
14 6 (9.38%) Finance
14 6 (9.38%) Web Development
14 6 (9.38%) C#

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.13%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (34.38%) Photoshop
2 14 (21.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (18.75%) OmniGraffle
4 7 (10.94%) InDesign
5 6 (9.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
6 4 (6.25%) Fireworks
6 4 (6.25%) AutoCAD
7 3 (4.69%) MS Office
8 2 (3.13%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Firewall
2 2 (3.13%) Network Security
2 2 (3.13%) WAN
2 2 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.13%) Mnesia
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Axure RP
2 7 (10.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 7 (10.94%) Dreamweaver
2 7 (10.94%) Subversion
3 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (6.25%) CruiseControl
4 4 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.13%) Maven
5 2 (3.13%) JIRA
6 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (25.00%) Marketing
2 9 (14.06%) Retail
3 8 (12.50%) Advertising
4 6 (9.38%) Finance
5 2 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (1.56%) Military
6 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.56%) Interactive Media
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (60.94%) HTML
2 27 (42.19%) CSS
3 13 (20.31%) .NET
4 9 (14.06%) jQuery
5 6 (9.38%) HTML5
5 6 (9.38%) Flash
5 6 (9.38%) REST
6 5 (7.81%) CSS3
6 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
6 5 (7.81%) WCF
7 4 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (6.25%) NHibernate
7 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.69%) XML
8 3 (4.69%) JSP
9 2 (3.13%) Web Services
9 2 (3.13%) EJB
9 2 (3.13%) JSF
9 2 (3.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.38%) User Experience
2 11 (17.19%) Graphic Design
3 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.69%) Animation
6 2 (3.13%) Video Editing
6 2 (3.13%) E-Learning
6 2 (3.13%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.56%) Social Media
7 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.56%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.56%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (18.75%) Web Design
3 10 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (12.50%) SOA
5 6 (9.38%) Web Development
6 5 (7.81%) CAD
6 5 (7.81%) Project Management
7 4 (6.25%) E-business
7 4 (6.25%) MVC
7 4 (6.25%) Information Architecture
7 4 (6.25%) MVVM
8 3 (4.69%) ITIL
8 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.13%) TDD
9 2 (3.13%) UX Design
9 2 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.13%) OO
9 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (3.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.06%) JavaScript
2 7 (10.94%) Java
3 6 (9.38%) C#
4 3 (4.69%) PHP
5 2 (3.13%) Erlang
5 2 (3.13%) SystemTap
6 1 (1.56%) SQL
6 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) CCIE
4 1 (1.56%) CCNP
4 1 (1.56%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (42.19%) Adobe
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.38%) Facebook
4 3 (4.69%) Cisco
4 3 (4.69%) Juniper
5 2 (3.13%) BEA
5 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.13%) McAfee
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 2 (3.13%) Macromedia
5 2 (3.13%) Intel
5 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.13%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.56%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (1.56%) Telerik
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago