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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 109 70 137
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 32 54 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.59% 2.80% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 2.92% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 26
Average salary £27,500 £53,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.83% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +14.28%
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
1914 1848 2628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.27% 95.90% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1530 1404 2225
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 £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £27,500 - 1
Letchworth +18 5 £27,500 -47.61%
Hertford - 3 £27,500 - 1
Stevenage +20 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Watford -15 2 £37,250 +9.55% 3
Hoddesdon - 1 £16,000 -
St Albans - 1 £40,000 - 1
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 31 (55.36%) HTML
2 23 (41.07%) Adobe
3 21 (37.50%) CSS
4 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 20 (35.71%) User Experience
5 18 (32.14%) Photoshop
6 12 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (21.43%) Marketing
7 11 (19.64%) Graphic Design
7 11 (19.64%) Web Design
8 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
8 9 (16.07%) Axure RP
9 8 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
9 8 (14.29%) Flash
9 8 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
9 8 (14.29%) .NET
10 7 (12.50%) Advertising
10 7 (12.50%) Project Management
10 7 (12.50%) SOA
10 7 (12.50%) HTML5
10 7 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 7 (12.50%) Web Development
10 7 (12.50%) Degree
10 7 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (10.71%) Facebook
11 6 (10.71%) CSS3
11 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (10.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 6 (10.71%) jQuery
11 6 (10.71%) CAD

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1 (1.79%) IIS
1 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (32.14%) Photoshop
2 12 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (10.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (10.71%) AutoCAD
5 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
5 5 (8.93%) InDesign
6 2 (3.57%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (3.57%) MS Office
7 1 (1.79%) Fireworks
7 1 (1.79%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) Network Security
2 2 (3.57%) VPN
2 2 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Axure RP
2 8 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
4 5 (8.93%) Subversion
5 4 (7.14%) CruiseControl
5 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (21.43%) Marketing
2 7 (12.50%) Advertising
3 4 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Military
5 1 (1.79%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (55.36%) HTML
2 21 (37.50%) CSS
3 8 (14.29%) Flash
3 8 (14.29%) .NET
4 7 (12.50%) HTML5
5 6 (10.71%) CSS3
5 6 (10.71%) jQuery
6 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.93%) REST
7 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.14%) NHibernate
7 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (7.14%) WCF
8 2 (3.57%) Web Services
9 1 (1.79%) LESS
9 1 (1.79%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (1.79%) Kendo UI
9 1 (1.79%) XML
9 1 (1.79%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) User Experience
2 11 (19.64%) Graphic Design
3 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
5 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 4 (7.14%) Animation
6 2 (3.57%) E-Learning
6 2 (3.57%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Web Design
2 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
3 7 (12.50%) Project Management
3 7 (12.50%) SOA
3 7 (12.50%) Web Development
3 7 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (10.71%) CAD
5 4 (7.14%) MVVM
5 4 (7.14%) E-business
5 4 (7.14%) MVC
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL
7 2 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (3.57%) Release Management
7 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.57%) Change Control
8 1 (1.79%) Web Application Development
8 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.79%) Workflow
8 1 (1.79%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.93%) C#
3 4 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) C
4 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) CCIE
4 1 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (1.79%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Adobe
2 6 (10.71%) Facebook
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.36%) Juniper
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco
5 2 (3.57%) Sourcefire
5 2 (3.57%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.57%) McAfee
6 1 (1.79%) Macromedia
6 1 (1.79%) Telerik
Watford, Hertfordshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £30,000-£40,000 DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum PLUS BENEFITS AND BONUS
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Michael Page
Posted: 17 days ago