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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 127 106 89
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 27 44 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.12% 1.78% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.85% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 38
Average salary £26,500 £33,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.30% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,750 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £66,250 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
2293 2374 2001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.30% 95.88% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1974 1590
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 -6 7 £20,000 -46.66%
Stevenage +11 3 £26,500 -18.46%
Cheshunt +7 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead -6 2 £21,500 -55.32%
Royston - 2 £38,750 -
Welwyn Garden City -7 1 - -
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 34 (62.96%) Photoshop
2 28 (51.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (48.15%) HTML
4 25 (46.30%) CSS
5 24 (44.44%) User Experience
6 21 (38.89%) Adobe
7 19 (35.19%) E-Commerce
8 17 (31.48%) Marketing
9 15 (27.78%) HTML5
10 11 (20.37%) Degree
11 10 (18.52%) Graphic Design
12 9 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
13 8 (14.81%) Web Design
14 7 (12.96%) Advertising
14 7 (12.96%) Dreamweaver
14 7 (12.96%) SLA
14 7 (12.96%) Mobile Development
15 6 (11.11%) Mobile App
15 6 (11.11%) InDesign
15 6 (11.11%) Retail
16 5 (9.26%) Adobe After Effects
16 5 (9.26%) Content Management
16 5 (9.26%) Customer Engagement
16 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
16 5 (9.26%) CMS
16 5 (9.26%) Responsive Web Design
17 4 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
17 4 (7.41%) Photography
18 3 (5.56%) Time Management

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 5 (9.26%) CMS
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (62.96%) Photoshop
2 28 (51.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (11.11%) InDesign
5 5 (9.26%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (5.56%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (5.56%) CINEMA 4D
8 2 (3.70%) Fireworks
9 1 (1.85%) 3ds Max
9 1 (1.85%) MS Office
9 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
9 1 (1.85%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (1.85%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (1.85%) Axure RP
General
1 17 (31.48%) Marketing
2 7 (12.96%) Advertising
3 6 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) HTML
2 25 (46.30%) CSS
3 15 (27.78%) HTML5
4 3 (5.56%) Flash
5 2 (3.70%) jQuery
5 2 (3.70%) .NET
5 2 (3.70%) Sass
6 1 (1.85%) LESS
6 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.85%) OOCSS
6 1 (1.85%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (44.44%) User Experience
2 10 (18.52%) Graphic Design
3 6 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.41%) Photography
5 3 (5.56%) Motion Graphics
5 3 (5.56%) Digital Media
5 3 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (3.70%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.85%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.85%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.85%) Animation
7 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) E-Commerce
2 8 (14.81%) Web Design
3 7 (12.96%) Mobile Development
4 5 (9.26%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (9.26%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (9.26%) Content Management
5 3 (5.56%) Time Management
5 3 (5.56%) Workflow
6 2 (3.70%) Web Development
7 1 (1.85%) Resource Management
7 1 (1.85%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.85%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.85%) MVC
7 1 (1.85%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (1.85%) Information Architecture
7 1 (1.85%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) 3D Animation
7 1 (1.85%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (1.85%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Adobe
2 2 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
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