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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 122 107 99
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 24 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.99% 1.59% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.64% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 26
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +26.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
2299 2254 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.53% 96.95% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1981 1856 1547
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 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 31 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 -16 7 £20,000 -46.66% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £22,000 - 1
Cheshunt - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City -7 1 - - 3
Stevenage - 1 £26,500 -
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 37 (67.27%) Photoshop
2 31 (56.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 27 (49.09%) CSS
3 27 (49.09%) HTML
4 25 (45.45%) Adobe
5 21 (38.18%) E-Commerce
5 21 (38.18%) Marketing
5 21 (38.18%) User Experience
6 15 (27.27%) Degree
6 15 (27.27%) Graphic Design
7 13 (23.64%) HTML5
8 11 (20.00%) Web Design
9 10 (18.18%) Adobe After Effects
9 10 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
9 10 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (14.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (12.73%) Mobile Development
11 7 (12.73%) Advertising
11 7 (12.73%) SLA
12 6 (10.91%) Retail
12 6 (10.91%) Dreamweaver
12 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
13 5 (9.09%) CMS
13 5 (9.09%) Content Management
13 5 (9.09%) InDesign
13 5 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
13 5 (9.09%) Animation
14 4 (7.27%) Time Management
14 4 (7.27%) Adobe Premiere
14 4 (7.27%) CINEMA 4D

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (9.09%) CMS
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (67.27%) Photoshop
2 31 (56.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (18.18%) Adobe After Effects
3 10 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (14.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (9.09%) InDesign
6 4 (7.27%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (7.27%) Final Cut Pro
6 4 (7.27%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (1.82%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (1.82%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (1.82%) MS Office
7 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
7 1 (1.82%) Fireworks
7 1 (1.82%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (1.82%) Axure RP
General
1 21 (38.18%) Marketing
2 7 (12.73%) Advertising
3 6 (10.91%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (49.09%) HTML
1 27 (49.09%) CSS
2 13 (23.64%) HTML5
3 4 (7.27%) XHTML
4 2 (3.64%) Flash
5 1 (1.82%) .NET
5 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.82%) Sass
5 1 (1.82%) LESS
5 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.18%) User Experience
2 15 (27.27%) Graphic Design
3 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
4 5 (9.09%) Animation
5 4 (7.27%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (7.27%) Motion Graphics
5 4 (7.27%) Digital Media
6 3 (5.45%) Photography
7 2 (3.64%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.82%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.82%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) E-Commerce
2 11 (20.00%) Web Design
3 10 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (12.73%) Mobile Development
5 5 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (9.09%) Content Management
6 4 (7.27%) Time Management
6 4 (7.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (7.27%) Workflow
7 2 (3.64%) Web Development
8 1 (1.82%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.82%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (1.82%) Supplier Management
8 1 (1.82%) Quality Management
8 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.82%) 3D Animation
8 1 (1.82%) People Management
8 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.64%) PHP
2 1 (1.82%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Adobe
2 2 (3.64%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
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