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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 124 97 133
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 18 46 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.86% 2.03% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 2.12% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 24
Average salary £27,500 £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,150 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,250 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
2002 2173 2548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.24% 95.81% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1725 2137
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -14 7 £23,500 -63.84% 1
Watford -6 2 £52,500 +61.53% 2
Hoddesdon - 1 £16,000 -
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 26 (52.00%) HTML
2 22 (44.00%) Adobe
2 22 (44.00%) User Experience
3 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (34.00%) Photoshop
4 16 (32.00%) CSS
5 13 (26.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (22.00%) Graphic Design
6 11 (22.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (20.00%) Web Design
7 10 (20.00%) Marketing
8 9 (18.00%) OmniGraffle
8 9 (18.00%) Axure RP
9 8 (16.00%) HTML5
10 7 (14.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 7 (14.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (14.00%) Advertising
10 7 (14.00%) Web Development
10 7 (14.00%) Flash
10 7 (14.00%) Dreamweaver
11 6 (12.00%) Project Management
11 6 (12.00%) CSS3
11 6 (12.00%) Facebook
11 6 (12.00%) Mobile App
11 6 (12.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (10.00%) CAD
12 5 (10.00%) AutoCAD
12 5 (10.00%) InDesign
13 4 (8.00%) Animation
13 4 (8.00%) Degree

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Photoshop
2 11 (22.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (18.00%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (12.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (10.00%) AutoCAD
5 5 (10.00%) InDesign
6 2 (4.00%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (2.00%) Acrobat
7 1 (2.00%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) WAN
1 2 (4.00%) VPN
1 2 (4.00%) Firewall
1 2 (4.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Axure RP
2 7 (14.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 7 (14.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 10 (20.00%) Marketing
2 7 (14.00%) Advertising
3 3 (6.00%) Finance
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Interactive Media
5 1 (2.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (52.00%) HTML
2 16 (32.00%) CSS
3 8 (16.00%) HTML5
4 7 (14.00%) Flash
5 6 (12.00%) CSS3
6 2 (4.00%) Sass
7 1 (2.00%) LESS
7 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.00%) OOCSS
7 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.00%) REST
7 1 (2.00%) WSDL
7 1 (2.00%) Java EE
7 1 (2.00%) jQuery
7 1 (2.00%) Web Services
7 1 (2.00%) XML
7 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.00%) User Experience
2 11 (22.00%) Graphic Design
3 6 (12.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.00%) Animation
5 3 (6.00%) Photography
6 2 (4.00%) Digital Media
6 2 (4.00%) E-Learning
7 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) E-Commerce
2 10 (20.00%) Web Design
3 7 (14.00%) Web Development
3 7 (14.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (12.00%) Project Management
5 5 (10.00%) CAD
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL
7 2 (4.00%) Release Management
7 2 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (4.00%) Change Control
8 1 (2.00%) Information Architecture
8 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.00%) Web Testing
8 1 (2.00%) Matrix Management
8 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.00%) SOA
8 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.00%) C
2 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) CCIE
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Adobe
2 6 (12.00%) Facebook
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco
3 2 (4.00%) Juniper
3 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.00%) McAfee
3 2 (4.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (4.00%) Sourcefire
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