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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 121 90 104
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 23 41 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.97% 2.07% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 2.17% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 66
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £40,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
2258 1891 3007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.52% 95.36% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1869 1557 2418
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 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 21 October 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 21 October 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
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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
Watford -10 6 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £42,500 - 1
Berkhamsted - 3 £19,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 42 (58.33%) Photoshop
2 36 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 34 (47.22%) HTML
4 29 (40.28%) CSS
5 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
6 24 (33.33%) .NET
6 24 (33.33%) Adobe
6 24 (33.33%) Marketing
7 19 (26.39%) jQuery
8 17 (23.61%) Web Design
9 16 (22.22%) Finance
10 15 (20.83%) E-Commerce
10 15 (20.83%) User Experience
11 14 (19.44%) InDesign
12 13 (18.06%) Degree
12 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET
13 11 (15.28%) Retail
13 11 (15.28%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (15.28%) HTML5
14 10 (13.89%) Digital Media
14 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (12.50%) Analytics
15 9 (12.50%) Social Media
15 9 (12.50%) CMS
15 9 (12.50%) SOA
16 8 (11.11%) Java
16 8 (11.11%) C#
16 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
17 7 (9.72%) Umbraco
17 7 (9.72%) Google Analytics

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 9 (12.50%) CMS
2 7 (9.72%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.39%) WordPress
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 42 (58.33%) Photoshop
2 36 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (19.44%) InDesign
4 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 5 (6.94%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (6.94%) Fireworks
6 3 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (4.17%) MS Office
7 1 (1.39%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (1.39%) AutoCAD
7 1 (1.39%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Google Analytics
1 7 (9.72%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) 4G
1 3 (4.17%) Firewall
2 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) Multicast
3 1 (1.39%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.39%) VLAN
3 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.39%) VPN
3 1 (1.39%) DNS
3 1 (1.39%) LAN
3 1 (1.39%) WAN
3 1 (1.39%) DHCP
3 1 (1.39%) SS7
3 1 (1.39%) MPLS
3 1 (1.39%) TCAP
3 1 (1.39%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.78%) MySQL
2 2 (2.78%) Mnesia
2 2 (2.78%) Big Data
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Subversion
1 6 (8.33%) Axure RP
2 5 (6.94%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (5.56%) CruiseControl
3 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.78%) Maven
4 2 (2.78%) JIRA
4 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.78%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 24 (33.33%) Marketing
2 16 (22.22%) Finance
3 11 (15.28%) Retail
4 3 (4.17%) Advertising
5 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.39%) Electronics
6 1 (1.39%) Publishing
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.22%) HTML
2 29 (40.28%) CSS
3 24 (33.33%) .NET
4 19 (26.39%) jQuery
5 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET
6 11 (15.28%) HTML5
7 6 (8.33%) WCF
7 6 (8.33%) REST
8 4 (5.56%) NHibernate
8 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 4 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (5.56%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.17%) CSS3
9 3 (4.17%) Flash
9 3 (4.17%) JSP
10 2 (2.78%) XML
10 2 (2.78%) EJB
10 2 (2.78%) Ajax
10 2 (2.78%) JSF
10 2 (2.78%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) User Experience
2 10 (13.89%) Digital Media
2 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.50%) Social Media
4 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.56%) E-Learning
5 4 (5.56%) Graphic Design
6 3 (4.17%) Animation
6 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.17%) Replication
7 2 (2.78%) Clustering
7 2 (2.78%) Photography
7 2 (2.78%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.39%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.39%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) Web Design
2 15 (20.83%) E-Commerce
3 11 (15.28%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (12.50%) Analytics
4 9 (12.50%) SOA
5 7 (9.72%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (9.72%) Marketing Analytics
5 7 (9.72%) SEO
6 6 (8.33%) Information Architecture
7 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.56%) MVC
8 4 (5.56%) E-business
8 4 (5.56%) MVVM
9 3 (4.17%) Network Architecture
9 3 (4.17%) Project Management
10 2 (2.78%) B2C
10 2 (2.78%) CAD
10 2 (2.78%) OO
10 2 (2.78%) Workflow
10 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
2 8 (11.11%) Java
2 8 (11.11%) C#
3 6 (8.33%) Erlang
4 3 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (1.39%) SQL
5 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (18.06%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) CCNP
2 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) WCAG
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) Adobe
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.72%) Google
4 6 (8.33%) Twitter
5 5 (6.94%) Facebook
6 3 (4.17%) Cisco
7 2 (2.78%) Intel
7 2 (2.78%) Macromedia
7 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.78%) BEA
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle
7 2 (2.78%) Percona
7 2 (2.78%) F5
8 1 (1.39%) Telerik
8 1 (1.39%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.39%) Mentor Graphics
8 1 (1.39%) Quark
8 1 (1.39%) Juniper
8 1 (1.39%) Citrix
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