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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 129 83 95
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 28 67 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.18% 2.57% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 2.70% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19 43 44
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £64,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2273 2485 2156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.75% 95.25% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1862 2063 1699
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +9 15 £20,000 -37.50%
Stevenage +12 3 £26,500 -11.66% 1
Hemel Hempstead -11 3 £21,500 -64.16% 2
Royston - 2 £38,750 -
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 33 (67.35%) Photoshop
2 26 (53.06%) HTML
3 25 (51.02%) CSS
4 24 (48.98%) Adobe Illustrator
5 20 (40.82%) User Experience
6 18 (36.73%) Adobe
7 15 (30.61%) HTML5
8 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
9 11 (22.45%) Marketing
10 10 (20.41%) Degree
10 10 (20.41%) Dreamweaver
11 7 (14.29%) Web Design
11 7 (14.29%) Graphic Design
11 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 6 (12.24%) Flash
12 6 (12.24%) InDesign
12 6 (12.24%) Advertising
12 6 (12.24%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (10.20%) CMS
13 5 (10.20%) Customer Engagement
13 5 (10.20%) Photography
13 5 (10.20%) Content Management
13 5 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
14 3 (6.12%) Web Development
14 3 (6.12%) CSS3
14 3 (6.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 2 (4.08%) Mobile Development
15 2 (4.08%) Sass
15 2 (4.08%) Mobile Computing
15 2 (4.08%) Mobile App

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (10.20%) CMS
2 2 (4.08%) WordPress
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (67.35%) Photoshop
2 24 (48.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (12.24%) InDesign
4 5 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (6.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (4.08%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (4.08%) AutoCAD
7 1 (2.04%) 3ds Max
7 1 (2.04%) Acrobat
7 1 (2.04%) Fireworks
7 1 (2.04%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (2.04%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) MailChimp
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.04%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (22.45%) Marketing
2 6 (12.24%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) HTML
2 25 (51.02%) CSS
3 15 (30.61%) HTML5
4 6 (12.24%) Flash
5 3 (6.12%) CSS3
6 2 (4.08%) jQuery
6 2 (4.08%) .NET
6 2 (4.08%) Sass
7 1 (2.04%) LESS
7 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.04%) OOCSS
7 1 (2.04%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) User Experience
2 7 (14.29%) Graphic Design
3 5 (10.20%) Photography
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) Animation
5 1 (2.04%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.04%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
2 7 (14.29%) Web Design
3 6 (12.24%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (10.20%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (10.20%) Content Management
5 3 (6.12%) Web Development
6 2 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.08%) CAD
6 2 (4.08%) Project Management
6 2 (4.08%) Mobile Development
7 1 (2.04%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 1 (2.04%) Information Architecture
7 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) 3D Animation
7 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.04%) MVC
7 1 (2.04%) Web Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.08%) PHP
3 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Adobe
2 2 (4.08%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
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